Los Angeles Dodgers right-hander Brandon McCarthy has been ruled out for the remainder of the season with a UCL tear in his elbow.
After missing the first two weeks of the season following September elbow surgery, Reds starter Homer Bailey is going back to the 15-day disabled list with a right elbow sprain.
The Colorado Rockies placed right- handed pitcher Adam Ottavino on the 15-day disabled list Monday due to right triceps inflammation.
The St. Louis Cardinals confirmed Monday that ace right-handed pitcher Adam Wainwright will miss the rest of the season with a torn left Achilles, an injury he suffered over the weekend while batting.
Immediately after being reinstated from the paternity leave list, catcher Jarrod Saltalamacchia was designated for assignment by the Miami Marlins on Monday.
The Los Angeles Angels of Anaheim have traded outfielder Josh Hamilton to the Texas Rangers for a player to be named later or cash considerations.
Kansas City Royals starting pitcher Edinson Volquez has dropped his appeal and will begin serving his five-game suspension Monday.
The Tampa Bay Rays acquired pitcher Xavier Cedeno from the Los Angeles Dodgers in exchange for cash considerations on Monday.
The Los Angeles Dodgers placed All-Star outfielder Yasiel Puig and right-handed reliever Joel Peralta on the 15-day disabled list on Sunday.
The Oakland Athletics optioned struggling starter Kendall Graveman to Triple-A Nashville on Sunday.
St. Louis Cardinals pitcher Adam Wainwright was placed on the 15-day disabled list Sunday with an Achilles injury.
St. Louis Cardinals pitcher Adam Wainwright was forced to leave Saturday's game at Milwaukee after injuring his left leg while taking a swing at the plate.
The Boston Red Sox placed outfielder Shane Victorino on the 15-day disabled list with a right hamstring strain and recalled right-handed pitcher Matt Barnes from Triple-A Pawtucket to take his place on the 25-man roster.
The Toronto Blue Jays released left-handed pitcher Ricky Romero on Saturday, ending a tumultuous 10-year tenure with the organization.
The Chicago White Sox placed right- handed pitcher Matt Albers on the 15-day disabled list with a broken finger sustained in Thursday's melee with Kansas City.
There is a crucial pick in every NFL Draft where things pivot dramatically and that selection is going to come very early in the 2015 version, Tennessee's spot at No. 2 overall.
The Green Bay Packers said Monday they will honor quarterback Brett Favre in a ceremony during their Thanksgiving night game against the rival Chicago Bears.
With Eric Berry still battling against Hodgkin lymphoma, the Chiefs could use help on the back end and Landon Collins is the one safety in this draft who had carried a first- round grade throughout the process.
Derek Carr showed some signs as a rookie quarterback in Oakland last season but he will certainly need more help outside the numbers if he is to improve during his sophomore season.
The Broncos may have a new coach in Gary Kubiak but the goal remains the same.
The Washington Redskins have decided to pick up the 2016 contract option for quarterback Robert Griffin III.
The Chargers will come into the draft with the 17th overall selection but the real story is the future of veteran quarterback Philip Rivers.
There is a linchpin pick where every draft pivots and that selection is going to be very early in the 2015 version, Tennessee's spot at No. 2 overall.
The Jaguars made their decision at the quarterback position last year when they drafted Blake Bortles meaning the organization is in a great position this time around with the No. 3 overall selection.
The Texans took a significant step forward last season under first-year coach Bill O'Brien but taking the next one and competing with Andrew Luck and the Indianapolis Colts in the AFC South figures to me much more difficult.
The Colts rightfully believe they are on the verge of Super Bowl glory and their window projects to last longer than just about any other NFL team as long as Andrew Luck is under center.
The Carolina Panthers have exercised the fifth-year option on the contract of star linebacker Luke Kuechly.
Unless something really jumps out at them, the Pittsburgh Steelers almost have to look at the cornerback position at the top of the 2015 NFL Draft.
Cleveland general manager Ray Farmer made two first- round selections a year ago and ended up with a cornerback that barely got on the field, Justin Gilbert, and a quarterback who just got out of rehab in Johnny Manziel.
The Tennessee Titans and wide receiver Hakeem Nicks have agreed to terms of a one-year contract.
The NBA suspended Boston Celtics center Kelly Olynyk one game over the play that resulted in a separated shoulder for Cleveland Cavaliers star Kevin Love, who called the act intentional.
The Cleveland Cavaliers have ruled Kevin Love out for the Eastern Conference semifinals with a dislocated left shoulder.
The Memphis Grizzlies announced that starting point guard Mike Conley underwent successful surgery Monday to repair a facial fracture, though how much time he'll miss during the team's playoff run has yet to be determined.
The Boston Celtics confirmed on Monday that forward Jae Crowder suffered only an ACL sprain in Sunday's season-ending playoff loss to the Cleveland Cavaliers.
Cleveland Cavaliers forward Kevin Love said Kelly Olynyk was trying to hurt him and his teammates seemed to agree.
Cleveland forward Kevin Love left with an injury and teammate J.R. Smith was later ejected as Game 4 between the Cavaliers and Celtics got physical Sunday afternoon.
Cleveland Cavaliers forward Kevin Love left Game 4 against Boston on Sunday after suffering a shoulder injury in the first quarter.
Portland, OR (Sports Network) - Memphis Grizzlies point guard Mike Conley exited Game 3 of the Western Conference quarterfinal against Portland on Saturday after taking an elbow to the face.
Dallas Mavericks coach Rick Carlisle was fined $25,000 by the NBA on Saturday for publicly criticizing officials.
Kevin Love spent six years in NBA purgatory playing for the Minnesota Timberwolves.
It's hard to recall a cautionary tale spiral downward so quickly as that of Rajon Rondo.
San Antonio Spurs forward Kawhi Leonard was named the NBA's Defensive Player of the Year on Thursday.
A group led by billionaire Tony Ressler has reached an agreement to buy the NBA's Atlanta Hawks, the team said Wednesday.
Already down 2-0 in their Western Conference quarterfinals series with the Houston Rockets, the Dallas Mavericks now figure to have even more of an uphill climb.
The NBA fined Houston Rockets guard Jason Terry $5,000 for flopping during Game 2 of the team's first-round playoff series with the Dallas Mavericks.
When Tim Tebow was brought in to Philadelphia for a workout with the Eagles several weeks ago, the popular answer to the question "Why?" was largely that it was a public relations stunt.
An average of just over 18 players from the FCS level have been selected in each NFL Draft over the last decade.
Long after the blue chips are claimed, impact players are scooped up and top prospects find homes, that's when the NFL Draft gets really interesting.
Kennesaw State has named Al Skinner its new men's basketball coach.
Defense dominated in the Illinois State spring football game before Sean Slattery's late 31-yard field goal lifted the Red team to a 3-0 win over the White on Saturday.
The quarterbacks were on target in the Eastern Washington spring football game on Saturday.
For a change, the offense is supposed to be ahead of the defense with North Dakota State's national championship program.
Purple reigned in the Northern Iowa spring football game Friday night.
The University of Missouri rewarded head football coach Gary Pinkel with a contract extension that will keep him with the school through the 2021 season.
Reigning Big East co-Player of the Year Kris Dunn will return to Providence for his junior season in 2015-16, the standout point guard announced Friday.
The NCAA has placed the Oklahoma State football program on probation for one year and fined the school for violations involving drug testing and recruitment hosting.
Oklahoma guard Buddy Hield announced Friday that he will return for his senior season.
No offense to Samford football, but the more people saw Jaquiski Tartt play in college, the more they wondered how the Bulldogs landed such a talent.
Much was made this time last year about the talent level at the wide receiver position in the 2014 NFL Draft. It was thought to be the deepest on the board, with some of the biggest names and potential stars.
Arizona freshman Stanley Johnson announced Thursday that he will enter the NBA Draft after one season in college.
Ottawa's Erik Karlsson, Montreal's P.K. Subban and Los Angeles' Drew Doughty are the finalists for the James Norris Memorial Trophy, awarded to the NHL's top defenseman.
Corey Crawford has reclaimed the Chicago Blackhawks' ever-changing starting goaltender's role when the club begins its Western Conference semifinal series with the Minnesota Wild.
It may take some time before the St. Louis Blues actually announce their coaching plans for next season, but there isn't anything to think about.
New York Rangers forward Mats Zuccarello is out indefinitely with an upper body injury.
Carey Price of the Montreal Canadiens, Pekka Rinne from the Nashville Predators and Minnesota's Devan Dubnyk have been named finalists for the Vezina Trophy as the NHL's top goaltender.
The Edmonton Oilers named Peter Chiarelli president of hockey operations and general manager on Friday.
There is something a bit disingenuous about the reverence that's been bestowed upon the Nassau Coliseum in the New York Islanders' final season at the old barn.
Predators captain Shea Weber will sit out the remainder of Nashville's first-round playoff series with the Chicago Blackhawks, the team announced Friday.
Calgary Flames winger Johnny Gaudreau, Florida Panthers defenseman Aaron Ekblad and Ottawa Senators forward Mark Stone were named the finalists for the Calder Trophy as the NHL's top rookie on Thursday.
Although he's back skating seven weeks following surgery, and though his club has a commanding edge in their opening- round playoff series, Flames defenseman Mark Giordano still isn't close to returning.
Long-time NHL defenseman Hal Gill announced his retirement on Thursday, after sitting out all of the previous season.
Vancouver Canucks coach Willie Desjardins said Ryan Miller will start in net for Game 5 of the club's first-round playoff series against Calgary on Thursday.
New York Islanders forward Mikhail Grabovski was activated off injured reserve Thursday and is expected to be in the lineup for Game 5 of the club's first-round playoff series against the Washington Capitals.
Boston's Patrice Bergeron, Chicago's Jonathan Toews and Los Angeles' Anze Kopitar are the finalists for the Frank J. Selke trophy, awarded to the league's best defensive forward.
An upper-body injury that sidelined Vancouver Canucks forward Alex Burrows for Tuesday's Game 4 of the Western Conference quarterfinals will keep him out for the remainder of the club's series with the Calgary Flames as well.
New York City FC forward Tony Taylor will miss the rest of the season after rupturing his left ACL in the club's loss against the Portland Timbers on Sunday.
FC Dallas forward Fabian Castillo was named MLS Player of the Week on Tuesday for the seventh week of the 2015 season.
Real Salt Lake defender Chris Schuler will miss 4-to-6 weeks of action after undergoing surgery to repair a torn medial meniscus in his right knee, the club announced on Tuesday.
The United States men's national team received goals from youngsters Jordan Morris and Juan Agudelo in a 2-0 defeat of Mexico in a friendly match at the Alamodome on Wednesday.
MLS announced Wednesday that English Premier League club Tottenham Hotspur will be the league's opponent in the 2015 edition of the MLS All-Star Game.
United States women's national team head coach Jill Ellis announced the 23-player roster for the 2015 women's World Cup in Canada on Tuesday.
Los Angeles Galaxy goalkeeper Jaime Penedo was named MLS Player of the Week for the sixth week of the 2015 season.
Chicago Fire striker Shaun Maloney was named MLS Player of the Week for the fifth week of the 2015 season.
The United States women's national team cruised past New Zealand, 4-0, in a friendly match at Busch Stadium on Saturday.
The United States men's national team succumbed to yet another late goal on Tuesday, playing to a 1-1 draw with Switzerland in a friendly match at the Stadion Letzigrund.
New England Revolution midfielder Kelyn Rowe was named MLS Player of the Week for the fourth week of the 2015 season.
Nicklas Bendtner scored a hat trick, including two goals in the final seven minutes, to lift Denmark to a 3-2 friendly win over the United States at Nrgi Park.
Vancouver Whitecaps FC announced on Wednesday that the club has signed striker Robert Earnshaw, pending receipt of his international transfer certificate.
Major League Soccer announced on Wednesday that Minnesota has been awarded an expansion team that will begin play in 2018.
Seattle Sounders FC will be without forward Clint Dempsey for the next 2-3 weeks after the captain of the United States national team suffered a hamstring injury in training.