• Red Sox retire Pedro Martinez's No. 45

    Updated: 5 min ago

    BOSTON (AP) — The script called for Jason Varitek to remain in the dugout until it was time for the ceremonial first pitch. Pedro Martinez was never one to follow the script. Calling his former catcher out to join him in the center of the diamond, Martinez took the mound and the...

  • Dodgers' Turner goes to emergency room with leg infection

    Updated: 8 min ago

    LOS ANGELES (AP) — Dodgers third baseman Justin Turner went to an emergency room Tuesday for treatment on a pimple on his leg that turned into an infection. Turner was scratched from the Dodgers' lineup against Oakland on Tuesday night. Dodgers manager Don Mattingly said Turner felt...

  • Tampa Bay trades DeJesus to Angels

    Updated: 9 min ago

    HOUSTON (AP) — The Los Angeles Angels acquired outfielder David DeJesus from the Tampa Bay Rays on Tuesday for minor league pitcher Eduar Lopez. The 35-year-old DeJesus is hitting .259 with five homers and 26 RBIs this season. He has hit .276 with 99 homers and 569 RBIs in his 13-year...

  • Patriots fans defiant after 'Deflategate' ruling

    Updated: 14 min ago

    BOSTON (AP) — Patriots fans are steamed after NFL Commissioner Roger Goodell upheld Tom Brady's four-game suspension Tuesday. In bars across downtown Boston, denizens of Patriots Nation expressed surprise and anger at the ruling while still holding out hope their beloved quarterback...

  • Royals acquire versatile Ben Zobrist from A's

    Updated: 17 min ago

    CLEVELAND (AP) — Back in college, Ben Zobrist once kicked Ned Yost out of his apartment. He'll now play for Kansas City's manager. The Royals made another big addition for the season's stretch run on Tuesday, acquiring the versatile Zobrist and nearly $2.6 million from the Oakland...

  • Angels OF Trout out against Houston with wrist injury

    Updated: 18 min ago

    HOUSTON (AP) — Los Angeles Angels star Mike Trout was out of the starting lineup on Tuesday against the Houston Astros because of an injured left wrist. The All-Star center fielder was hurt attempting to make a diving catch in the fourth inning on Sunday but stayed in the game and...

  • Air Force picked fourth in Mountain West preseason football division poll

    By BRENT BRIGGEMAN The Gazette -
    Published: Tue, Jul 28, 2015

    Air Force picked fourth in preseason football poll A repeat performance is expected out of Air Force this season. The Falcons were picked fourth in their division in the Mountain West preseason poll. The Falcons were picked behind Boise State (177 points), Utah State (150) and...

  • Indians trade veteran outfielder David Murphy to Angels

    Updated: 31 min ago

    CLEVELAND (AP) — The Cleveland Indians traded veteran outfielder David Murphy to the Los Angeles Angels on Tuesday for minor league shortstop Eric Stamets. Murphy is batting .296 with five homers and 27 RBIs in 84 games for the disappointing Indians, who have lost five straight and...

  • Buffalo Bills release veteran guard Chris Williams

    Updated: 33 min ago

    ORCHARD PARK, N.Y. (AP) — The Buffalo Bills have released offensive guard Chris Williams a day before players begin reporting for the start of training camp. Williams' status was uncertain after he missed all of the team's spring practices while still recuperating from back surgery in...

  • Rapids captain Drew Moor soaking in MLS All-Star selection

    By SCOTT KANIEWSKI scott.kaniewski@gazette.com -
    Updated: 40 min ago

    COMMERCE CITY - Kaká, David Villa, Clint Dempsey and . Drew Moor? Moor, the Colorado Rapids longtime captain, couldn't believe it when he was named to the 2015 MLS All-Star roster. Moor was on the pitch for practice Tuesday, the eve of the All-Star game where MLS' top players will...

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