Wednesday, August 5, 2015
Texas' Adrian Beltre became the first major leaguer since the 1930s to notch a third career cycle as the Rangers held on for a 12-9 victory over the American League West-leading Houston on Monday.
Andy Murray is back on hard courts for the first time in four months -- and back at the Citi Open for the first time in nine years.
Manchester United uniform maker Adidas has been forced to defend its controversial new shirt designed specifically for female fans of the Premier League club.
Researchers have taken to the peaks of France's Mont Blanc this summer to see whether the body's production of red blood cells at high altitudes has similar effects in athletes to doping agents like EPO.
South Africa's Cameron van der Burgh broke the 50-meter breaststroke world record in Tuesday morning's heats at the world swimming championships as his battle with the UK's Adam Peaty resumed.
Girl power prevailed at the world swimming championships on Monday as three women's records fell and Hungary's "Iron Lady" Katinka Hosszu lived up to her nickname.
Tuesday, August 4, 2015
Josh Hamilton hit a two-run homer and Martin Perez allowed only two hits to earn his first win in a comeback from elbow surgery as the Texas Rangers edged the San Francisco Giants 2-1 on Sunday.
The International Olympic Committee (IOC) said Sunday it will order testing for disease-causing viruses in the sewage-polluted waters where athletes will compete in next year's Rio de Janeiro Games.
David Accam and Shaun Maloney scored to give the Chicago Fire a 2-0 win over Dallas in Major League Soccer on Sunday to end a three-game winless streak.
As Inbee Park hunted down Jin-Young Ko in the final stretch of the Women's British Open, it quickly became clear which South Korean was the rookie and which was the player about to add another chapter in golf's record book.