At some point Alex Rodriguez will be able to just focus on playing some baseball.
The Pittsburgh Pirates agreed to contracts for the 2015 season with Gerrit Cole and 20 other players on Wednesday.
The Detroit Tigers have released pitcher Joel Hanrahan, who will undergo a second Tommy John procedure in less than two years.
The Kansas City Royals agreed to contracts for the 2015 season with Yordano Ventura and seven other players on Tuesday.
The Toronto Blue Jays signed veteran slugger Dayan Viciedo to a minor league contract on Sunday and will give him a chance to make the team in spring training.
Former Chicago White Sox star Minnie Minoso has died.
Chicago White Sox ace Chris Sale is expected to miss three weeks with a broken foot that could affect his availability for Opening Day.
Atlanta Braves center fielder Melvin Upton will miss the beginning of the 2015 season after being diagnosed with sesamoiditis in his left foot.
Outfielder Juan Pierre, a veteran of 14 big-league seasons, confirmed his retirement on Twitter on Tuesday.
Aramis Ramirez is set to enter his 18th big league season and the Milwaukee Brewers third baseman said Friday it could very well be his last.
The Toronto Blue Jays have signed pitcher Johan Santana to a minor league contract with an invitation to spring training.
Former American League MVP Josh Hamilton reportedly suffered a cocaine and alcohol relapse.
The Milwaukee Brewers have reportedly re-signed reliever Francisco Rodriguez.
Toronto Blue Jays outfielder Michael Saunders is expected to be sidelined until the All-Star break in July because of a knee injury.
The Los Angeles Angels of Anaheim announced that former American League MVP Josh Hamilton met with Major League Baseball officials on Wednesday over a disciplinary issue.
The Dallas Cowboys signed veteran linebacker Keith Rivers to a one-year contract on Wednesday.
Veteran running back Pierre Thomas is saying goodbye to the New Orleans Saints.
Peyton Manning will play an 18th NFL season on a reduced salary in 2015, agreeing to a $4 million cut with the Denver Broncos.
The Houston Texans released veteran center Chris Myers on Wednesday.
The Philadelphia Eagles officially released veteran pass-rusher Trent Cole on Wednesday.
The Buffalo Bills announced Wednesday that they have a deal in place to acquire quarterback Matt Cassel from the Minnesota Vikings.
The San Francisco 49ers signed Australian rugby star Jarryd Hayne to a three-year contact on Tuesday.
The Dallas Cowboys re-signed wide receiver Cole Beasley to a four-year contract on Tuesday.
The Philadelphia Eagles have a deal in place to trade former NFL rushing champion LeSean McCoy to the Buffalo Bills for linebacker Kiko Alonso, ESPN.com reported on Tuesday.
The Tennessee Titans released safety Bernard Pollard on Tuesday.
The Oakland Raiders released strong safety Tyvon Branch on Tuesday.
Eagles owner Jeffrey Lurie once called his operation "kind of the gold standard."
The Philadelphia Eagles released cornerback Cary Williams on Tuesday.
The New England Patriots used their franchise tag on kicker Stephen Gostkowski prior to Monday's deadline.
The Detroit Lions re-signed defensive end Darryl Tapp and backup quarterback Dan Orlovsky to one-year deals, the team announced Monday.
Guards Andrew Wiggins of the Minnesota Timberwolves and Marcus Smart of the Boston Celtics were named Wednesday as the Rookies of the Month for February.
LeBron James and Russell Westbrook were named Wednesday as the NBA Players of the Month for February.
Toronto Raptors point guard Kyle Lowry was given a third consecutive game off to rest.
Orlando Magic rookie guard Devyn Marble is expected to be sidelined 4-to-6 weeks with a detached retina in his left eye, the team announced Wednesday.
Ray Allen announced Wednesday that he will not play in the NBA this season and will instead spend the next couple months contemplating his future.
The New Orleans Pelicans signed guard Elliot Williams to a 10-day contract on Wednesday.
The Sacramento Kings named Vlade Divac the vice president of basketball and franchise operations on Tuesday.
The Denver Nuggets have fired head coach Brian Shaw.
The Dallas Mavericks signed center Bernard James for the remainder of the season on Tuesday.
The Miami Heat signed forward Henry Walker to a second 10-day contract on Tuesday.
(SportsNetwork.com) - The Denver Nuggets have fired head coach Brian Shaw, according to multiple reports.
In an NBA defined recently by who DOESN'T want to make the postseason, there is a playoff race for the final two spots in the Eastern Conference over the final six weeks.
The NBA has handed Houston Rockets guard James Harden a one-game suspension for kicking fellow All-Star LeBron James in the groin during Sunday's game against the Cleveland Cavaliers.
Portland guard Damian Lillard and Boston guard Isaiah Thomas were named the NBA Players of the Week on Monday.
Oklahoma City's Scott Brooks and Indiana's Frank Vogel have been named the NBA's Coaches of the Month for February.
Mercer University hopes to improve off its first season in the Southern Conference during an 11-game 2015 schedule announced on Wednesday.
Arch Madness begins on Thursday, March 7 as the 39th annual Missouri Valley Conference kicks off at the Scottrade Center, running through Sunday, March 8, with the winner earning the automatic bid to the NCAA Tournament.
A seat at the NCAA Tournament table is up for grabs in the Northeast Conference, as member school saddle up for the annual tournament beginning on Wednesday.
The 36th annual America East Conference Tournament is set to anoint a new champion as the quarterfinals begin on Wednesday night all across the league's landscape.
The third-ranked Duke Blue Devils will close out their home schedule on Wednesday evening, as they play host to the Wake Forest Demon Deacons in an ACC matchup at Cameron Indoor Stadium.
The jockeying for positioning in the upcoming Big East Conference Tournament continues on Wednesday night, as the 24th- ranked Providence Friars hit the road to tangle with the Seton Hall Pirates.
The 23rd-ranked Ohio State Buckeyes play their final true road game of the season on Wednesday night when they take on the Penn State Nittany Lions in Big Ten Conference play at the Bryce Jordan Center.
Top-25 foes clash at the KFC Yum! Center on Wednesday evening, as the 12th-ranked Notre Dame Fighting Irish hit the road for the last time this season, taking on the 16th-ranked Louisville Cardinals in an ACC showdown.
The Ohio Valley Conference Tournament gets underway Wednesday as the top eight finishers in the regular season converge on Nashville's Municipal Auditorium. The last team standing following the March 7 championship game will be crowned the winner of the bracket, and will advance to the NCAA Tournament via the league's automatic bid.
The 2015 Big South Conference Tournament kicks off Wednesday with a trio of first-round games. All 11 conference teams will vie for an opportunity to reach the title bout on Sunday, March 8, with a chance to earn the league's automatic bid to the NCAA Tournament.
The NCAA has lifted an academics-related postseason ban on the Idaho football program, the school said Tuesday.
The 25th annual Patriot League Tournament begins on Tuesday, March 3 with action taking place on the home court of the higher seeds.
The 2015 Atlantic Sun Tournament kicks off on Tuesday, March 3, with a slate of four quarterfinal-round games as the push to crown a conference champion begins.
The ninth-ranked Kansas Jayhawks set their sights on the outright Big 12 title on Tuesday evening, as they play host to the 20th-ranked West Virginia Mountaineers at Allen Fieldhouse.
With their second straight Big East Conference crown in tow, the fourth-ranked Villanova Wildcats will try to keep the momentum going as they visit the Creighton Bluejays on Tuesday night.
The Florida Panthers recalled two minor league goaltenders on Wednesday, one day after both Roberto Luongo and Al Montoya were injured in a game against Toronto.
Recently acquired forward David Clarkson will be sidelined 4-to-6 weeks with a torn oblique muscle, the Columbus Blue Jackets announced Wednesday.
Anaheim Ducks forward Tim Jackman will be sidelined 4-to-6 weeks with a lower-body injury, the team announced Wednesday.
When the Delaware Valley last saw John Gaudreau of Carneys Point, New Jersey, he represented Boston College in the early national semifinal against Union in the 2014 Frozen Four which took place last April.
The 2014-15 edition of the NHL trade deadline was short on dramatic moves designed to take a shot at the big prize.
Colorado Avalanche forwards Cody McLeod and Gabriel Landeskog were fined by the NHL for their actions at the end of Saturday's 3-1 home loss to the Minnesota Wild.
Ending days of speculation ahead of Monday's trade deadline, the New York Rangers and forward Mats Zuccarello have agreed to a contract extension.
The Anaheim Ducks acquired defenseman Korbinian Holzer from the Toronto Maple Leafs for the expiring contract of defenseman Eric Brewer and a 2016 fifth-round draft pick on Monday.
The season is over for Calgary Flames captain Mark Giordano.
The Buffalo Sabres continued their wheeling and dealing up to Monday afternoon's trade deadline, sending forward Chris Stewart to Minnesota in exchange for second-round pick in 2017.
The Boston Bruins picked up veteran insurance on the forward lines Monday, snagging Max Talbot from the Colorado Avalanche.
The Pittsburgh Penguins used their trade deadline acumen to produce the re-acquisition of defenseman Ben Lovejoy from Anaheim on Monday afternoon.
The Montreal Canadiens added depth at forward by acquiring Torrey Mitchell and Brian Flynn in separate trades with the Buffalo Sabres.
The Vancouver Canucks acquired forward Sven Baertschi from the Calgary Flames on Monday in a trade involving Pacific Division rivals.
The Philadelphia Flyers locked up a key member of their bottom-six forwards on Monday, retaining Pierre-Edouard Bellemare with a multi-year contract extension.
Carli Lloyd netted a pair of goals in the second half to lift the United States women's national team to a 2-1 comeback win over Norway in their opening match of the Algarve Cup.
The Philadelphia Union announced on Friday the club has acquired Venezuelan striker Fernando Aristeguieta on loan from Ligue 1 side FC Nantes.
Alex Morgan's first-half strike proved to be the winner on Friday as the U.S. women's national hung on for a 1-0 win over England in an international friendly at the Stadium MK.
FC Dallas has signed midfielder Fabian Castillo to a new five-year deal, the club announced Tuesday. Per league and team policy, the terms of the agreement will not be disclosed.
The Philadelphia Union announced on Monday the club has acquired center back Steven Vitoria on a one-year loan from Portuguese club Benfica, with an option to purchase.
The United States men's national team claimed a 2-0 friendly win over Panama on Sunday at the StubHub Center behind first- half goals from Michael Bradley and Clint Dempsey.
For the first time in 17 meetings, France notched a win over the United States women's national team, beating the Americans, 2-0, in a friendly behind second-half goals from Eugenie Le Sommer and Jessica Houara.
New York City FC secured the services of forward Adam Nemec on Monday from Union Berlin. Per league and club policy, terms of the deal were not disclosed.
Red Bull New York confirmed on Monday that the club and midfielder Tim Cahill have agreed to part ways by mutual agreement.
Columbus Crew SC announced on Friday the club has completed a deal to acquire Democratic Republic of the Congo international attacker Cedrick Mabwati.
Forward Juan Agudelo is headed back to the New England Revolution, the club confirmed on Friday.
Toronto FC announced Thursday that the club has signed French midfielder Benoit Cheyrou.
Mark Gonzalez netted a second-half double on Wednesday as the U.S. men's national team opened its 2015 campaign with a 3-2 defeat against Chile at the Estadio El Teniente.
Red Bull New York announced on Wednesday that the club has agreed to a deal with Belgian side Anderlecht that brings United States international midfielder Sacha Kljestan to Major League Soccer.
Goalkeeper Jon Busch has returned to the Chicago Fire for another stint after signing a contract with the club. Per MLS and team policy, terms of the deal were not disclosed.