Nationals hit 3 homers, Zimmermann goes 7 in 5-1 win

WASHINGTON (AP) — Jordan Zimmermann has shown some improvement over his recent starts and on Saturday night he helped the Washington Nationals move closer to the first-place New York Mets.

Zimmermann pitched...

Doyle's late goal lifts Rapids over Sporting KC, 2-1

COMMERCE CITY, Colo. (AP) — Kevin Doyle broke a tie in the 76th minute and the Colorado Rapids held on to beat Sporting Kansas City 2-1 on Saturday night.

Vicente Sanchez's cross reached Doyle and his header...

Spa Stunner! American Pharoah loses in Travers to Keen Ice

SARATOGA SPRINGS, N.Y. (AP) — The day after American Pharoah won the Belmont Stakes and became the first Triple Crown winner in 37 years, trainer Bob Baffert already was leery of Saratoga in the summer.

He...

Rays lose sixth straight to Royals

ST. PETERSBURG, Fla. (AP) — The Tampa Bay Rays made three errors and they cost them a win against the first-place Kansas City Royals.

Mike Moustakas had three hits and three RBIs, Kendrys Morales kept up his...

AP source: D-backs agree to trade reliever Reed to Mets

NEW YORK (AP) — Looking for late-inning help in the bullpen, the New York Mets have agreed to a trade with Arizona that would send reliever Addison Reed to the NL East leaders, according to a person familiar with...

Missing hiker found alive after 9 days lost in Sierra Nevada

FRESNO, Calif. (AP) — A woman who was stranded in the rugged Sierra Nevada for nine days while suffering from some broken bones survived by using a water filter to drink from a creek, authorities said.

Miyuki...

Montana stuns North Dakota State 38-35 on late TD

MISSOULA, Mont. (AP) — Bob Stitt is off and running at the University of Montana — at four-time defending national champion North Dakota State's expense.

Joey Counts scored on a 1-yard run on fourth-and-goal...

Gomes' grand slam caps big inning as Indians beat Angels 8-3

CLEVELAND (AP) — Yan Gomes' eighth-inning grand slam capped a five-run rally and the Cleveland Indians defeated the Los Angeles Angels 8-3 on Saturday night.

Gomes homered to center on the first pitch from...