Saturday, August 8, 2015
Baseball called on Japanese home run king Sadaharu Oh and karate used a live demonstration as eight sports made their case Friday to be included on the program for the 2020 Tokyo Olympics.
Friday, August 7, 2015
Matt Carpenter tied the game with a solo homer in the eighth and Randal Grichuk connected in the 13th to lead the league-leading St. Louis Cardinals to a 4-3 victory over the Cincinnati Reds in Major League Baseball on Wednesday.
Thursday, August 6, 2015
Salvador Perez homered and drove in three runs as the Kansas City Royals beat the Detroit Tigers 5-1 in Major League Baseball on Tuesday.
Los Angeles Lakers megastar Kobe Bryant yesterday inspired Taiwanese young hoop players by donating jerseys and presiding over a training camp during his whirlwind one-day Taipei visit.
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.
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.
Monday, August 3, 2015
Clayton Kershaw extended his scoreless streak to 37 innings with eight innings of two-hit ball and fellow-pitcher Yasmani Grandal hit a two-run homer, leading the Los Angeles Dodgers to a 3-1 victory over the Angels on Saturday.
Sunday, August 2, 2015
Saturday, August 1, 2015
Friday, July 31, 2015
Pittsburgh's Andrew McCutchen capitalized on two Minnesota errors to score during a five-run sixth inning that lifted the Pirates to a 10-4 win at the Twins on Wednesday, further closing on the National League Central Division lead.