Marlins jump to early lead, but fall 7-4 to Nationals

WASHINGTON (AP) — With his team long out of contention and slugger Giancarlo Stanton nearing his return, Marlins manager Dan Jennings is embracing his team's role as spoilers in the NL East playoff...

Turner Field US flag at half-staff after fan dies in fall

ATLANTA (AP) — The U.S. flag flew at half-staff at Turner Field on Sunday, one day after a fan died following his fall from the upper deck into the lower-level stands during a game between the Atlanta Braves and...

Holland Ks 11 for Texas in 6-0 win over O's for 3-game sweep

ARLINGTON, Texas (AP) — Derek Holland noticed how quiet it suddenly got after the final pitch of his eighth career shutout for the Texas Rangers

Everyone was briefly distracted as Baltimore slugger Chris...

Colorado College hockey senior Jared Hanson retires to focus on medical school aspirations

By: JOE PAISLEY joe.paisley@gazette.com

Colorado College senior Jared Hanson had two dreams while growing up in Palmer, Alaska.

He lived one; playing hockey. Now, he turns his attention toward the next; becoming a doctor.

The senior forward...

Slumping Tigers get swept, lose 9-2 to Blue Jays

TORONTO (AP) — Still stinging from being swept by the power-packed Blue Jays, the slumping Detroit Tigers don't have much to look forward to. Up next, a trip to Kansas City to face the AL-leading...

Werth homers, drives in 3 as Nationals beat Marlins 7-4

WASHINGTON (AP) — Jayson Werth and the Washington Nationals hitters are heating up.

The question is whether or not it's happening in time.

Werth homered and drove in three runs, and Clint Robinson added...

Lamb impressive despite loss to Brewers

MILWAUKEE (AP) — Although still searching for his first major league win, Cincinnati Reds young hurler John Lamb showed considerable improvement in his start Sunday afternoon against the Milwaukee...

Denver's defense carrying the load while offense struggles

DENVER (AP) — His two Pro Bowl receivers haven't been together on the field with him all offseason. He hasn't found the end zone all month. And he's coming off his first three-sack outing since mid-2013.

Yet,...