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Watch: Yordan Alvarez makes Astros history, homers in first two games

Houston Astros rookie Yordan Alvarez became the first player in franchise history to homer in his first two games, going deep in a win against the Milwaukee Bre...

Watch: Yordan Alvarez makes Astros history, homers in first two games

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Watch: Alex Bregman, Yordan Alvarez hit back-to-back homers in Astros' 99th win Alex Bregman and Yordan Alvarez hit back-to-back home runs in the sixth inning of a win against the Texas Rangers, helping the Houston Astros clinch their 99th victory of 2019....
07:14, 09/19/2019

Yordan Alvarez belts 3 homers as Astros destroy Orioles BALTIMORE — Houston manager A. J. Hinch was awestruck by his team’s extraordinary display of power. The Astros aren’t showing any type of weakness heading into the final stretch of the season. Rookie Yordan Alvarez hit three of Houston...
08:26, 08/11/2019

Houston Astros rookie Yordan Alvarez breaks Albert Pujols' RBI record Houston Astros rookie Yordan Alvarez has 35 RBI in his first 30 games, passing the mark Albert Pujols set with the St. Louis Cardinals in 2001.       ...
23:26, 07/23/2019

Yordan Alvarez hits titanic home run as Houston Astros continue to overpower opponents Yordan Alvarez's blast is only the second ball ever to reach Minute Maid Park's upper deck as Houston outscores opponents 32-1 in 11-inning span.       ...
07:26, 09/10/2019

Rookie Alvarez homers again, Astros top Blue Jays 7-2 HOUSTON (AP) — Yordan Alvarez homered again and Jack Mayfield hit three doubles as Houston’s rookies delivered in a big way, leading the Astros over the Toronto Blue Jays 7-2 on Saturday. Alvarez became the fourth player in major league history...
01:39, 06/16/2019

Watch: Astros' Alex Bregman hits two Mother's Day homers in front of mom Houston Astros star infielder Alex Bregman smacked two home runs while his mother was in the stands during a win against the Texas Rangers on Mother's Day in Houston....
16:00, 05/13/2019

Watch: Zack Greinke wins first game for Astros, Yuli Gurriel homers twice Zack Greinke picked up his first win for the Houston Astros and Yuli Gurriel hit two of his team's four homers in an 11-6 win against the Colorado Rockies....
21:13, 08/07/2019

Fantasy Baseball Waiver Wire: Options beyond Yordan Alvarez plus winners and losers Yordan Alvarez has all the waiver-wire buzz, but most Fantasy players missed out on that rush. Here are other options plus winners and losers from a busy weekend....
21:00, 06/10/2019

Fantasy Baseball Prospects Report: Can Kevin Cron find at-bats? How close is Yordan Alvarez? The minor league leader in home runs is a 26-year-old with MLB bloodlines and no clear path to at-bats. Scott White considers his top prospects to stash....
04:26, 05/24/2019

Fantasy Baseball Prospects Report: Can Kevin Cron find an opening? How close is Yordan Alvarez? The minor league leader in home runs is a 26-year-old with MLB bloodlines and no clear path to the majors. Scott White considers his top prospects to stash....
16:39, 05/23/2019

Fantasy Baseball Prospects Report: The inevitability of Alex Reyes and a possible path for Yordan Alvarez, Kyle Tucker Jon Duplantier and Alex Reyes are looking like rotation options for their respective clubs. Could Yordan Alvaez and Kyle Tucker soon be lineup options for the Astros? Scott White shares his top prospects to stash....
16:00, 05/30/2019

Watch: Reds rookie Aristides Aquino sets record with 8th homers in 12 games Cincinnati Reds outfielder Astrides Aquino continues to be on fire to start his career, hitting a record eight home runs in his first 12 Major League Baseball games....
01:39, 08/14/2019

Watch: Astros' Tony Kemp makes diving, flipping catch vs. Pirates The Houston Astros were on the wrong end of a 10-0 loss to the Pittsburgh Pirates, but Tony Kemp provided one of the highlights of the game by making a diving and flipping catch during the setback....
00:39, 06/29/2019

Watch: Astros' Josh Reddick makes game-saving home run robbery vs. Rangers Houston Astros right fielder Josh Reddick saved the game for his team by robbing a 3-run home run from Hunter Pence in a win against the Texas Rangers....
18:26, 05/10/2019

Alvarez hits 2-run HR in MLB debut as Astros blank O’s 4-0 HOUSTON (AP) — Yordan Alvarez hit a two-run homer in his major league debut, Wade Miley pitched into the seventh inning and the Houston Astros beat the Baltimore Orioles 4-0 on Sunday. The 21-year-old Alvarez was called up from Triple-A Round Rock be...
23:26, 06/09/2019

Alvarez, Cole help Astros sweep Mariners with 6-1 win Rookie Yordan Alvarez drove in three runs to back up seven strong innings by Gerrit Cole and help the Houston Astros to a 6-1 win over the Seattle Mariners on Sunday to complete a three-game sweep       ...
00:39, 07/01/2019

MLB roundup: Alvarez's seven RBIs carry Astros to rout of O's Yordan Alvarez hit three homers, including a grand slam, and drove in seven as the visiting Houston Astros finished with six homers overall and defeated the Baltimore Orioles 23-2 Saturday night....
01:00, 08/13/2019

Watch: Brooks Koepka makes history in U.S. Open's second round Top-ranked Brooks Koepka remains in pursuit of his third consecutive U.S. Open title after moving within three shots of leader Justin Rose at Pebble Beach....
02:13, 06/15/2019

LEADING OFF: Astros' Alvarez stars, Encarnación trade LEADING OFF: Astros rookie Alvarez making big impact, Yankees get Encarnación, Braves starter Newcomb exits after liner to head       ...
14:52, 06/16/2019

Goldschmidt homers again as Cardinals beat Astros 5-3 Paul Goldschmidt homers again as St. Louis Cardinals beat Houston Astros 5-3 to take over first place in NL Central       ...
06:13, 07/27/2019

MLB roundup: Astros bash 7 homers, hammer A's Houston battered Oakland pitching for 11 runs on 12 hits -- six of them home runs -- in the first two innings as the Astros hammered the visiting Athletics 15-0 to set a franchise record for home wins on Monday night....
13:52, 09/10/2019

Devers homers, Red Sox avoid sweep with 4-1 win over Astros HOUSTON (AP) — Rafael Devers homered off Justin Verlander, and the Boston Red Sox took advantage of two errors by the Houston Astros to avoid a series sweep with a 4-1 victory Sunday. Eduardo Rodriguez (5-3) held Houston to one run and four hits in s...
01:00, 05/27/2019

Reddick homers again as Astros beat Mariners 7-4 Josh Reddick homered for the second straight game and Alex Bregman had two hits and stole home to help the Houston Astros to a 7-4 win on over the Seattle Mariners       ...
11:00, 09/07/2019

Chavis homers, Red Sox snap Astros’ 10-game win streak BOSTON (AP) — Michael Chavis homered, Xander Bogaerts hit a tiebreaking double in the seventh inning and the Boston Red Sox averted a sweep against Houston with a 4-3 victory Sunday that snapped the Astros’ 10-game winning streak. Mookie Betts ...
23:39, 05/19/2019

Bregman homers twice as Astros rally past Cubs 9-6 HOUSTON (AP) — Alex Bregman homered twice, his second a tiebreaking two-run shot in the sixth inning that propelled the injury-weakened Houston Astros to a 9-6 win over the Chicago Cubs on Tuesday night that gave manager AJ Hinch his 500th career vic...
06:13, 05/29/2019

Bell homers again as Pirates cruise past Astros 10-0 HOUSTON (AP) — Josh Bell homered for the second straight game as one of five home runs by Pittsburgh as the Pirates routed the Houston Astros for the second game in a row with a 10-0 win on Thursday. Former Astro Joe Musgrove (6-7) threw six scoreles...
01:13, 06/28/2019

Springer 5 hits, 2 homers as Astros romp 15-5, sweep Rangers George Springer was 5 for 5 with four RBIs and a pair of home runs that increased total to an AL-high 15, leading the Houston Astros to a 15-5 rout of the Texas Rangers and a four-game sweep        ...
01:00, 05/13/2019

Astros' Jake Marisnick suspended two games for collision with Jonathan Lucroy MLB suspended Houston Astros outfielder Jake Marisnick for two games Thursday after his violent collision at home plate with Los Angeles Angels catcher Jonathan Lucroy....
12:26, 07/12/2019

WATCH Canelo Alvarez and Danny Jacobs take to the scales A fiery weigh in for Canelo Alvarez and Danny Jacobs in Las Vegas The post WATCH Canelo Alvarez and Danny Jacobs take to the scales appeared first on Boxing News....
12:39, 05/04/2019

LEADING OFF: Marlins' Gallen makes debut, Astros meet Yanks LEADING OFF: Gallen makes MLB debut for Marlins vs former club, Astros-Yanks meet in matchup of division leaders       ...
11:13, 06/20/2019

Stunning Zack Greinke trade makes Astros the World Series favorite Houston landed the 35-year-old right-hander in a deal with the Diamondbacks on Wednesday, adding Greinke to an already strong rotation.       ...
01:00, 08/01/2019

WATCH Canelo Alvarez vs Danny Jacobs face off erupts The fighters have to be forcibly separated after Canelo Alvarez vs Danny Jacobs weigh in The post WATCH Canelo Alvarez vs Danny Jacobs face off erupts appeared first on Boxing News....
12:39, 05/04/2019

Lara vs Alvarez live stream: how to watch tonight's boxing online from anywhere Cuban-American fighter Erislandy Lara tonight gets a chance to avenge his 2014 split-decision defeat to Canelo Alvarez - this time with a square-off against his older brother Ramon. With a title up from grabs, it should be a compelling fight, so be s...
07:26, 09/01/2019

Canelo Alvarez vs Jacobs live stream: how to watch the fight online from anywhere It's almost time for Canelo to meet the Golden Child. Saul Alvarez's WBA and WBC middleweight titles are on the line against Daniel Jacobs' IBF championsip. That's right...it's a title unification fight and we'll tell yo...
14:50, 04/28/2019

Watch: Athletics crush Astros with historic 21-7 win The Oakland Athletics became just the second team in MLB history to lose a game by 15 runs and win their next game against the same opponent by 14 runs with a 21-7 blowout of the Houston Astros....
22:26, 09/12/2019

Watch: Nationals hit four straight homers in win over Padres The Washington Nationals hit four consecutive home runs for the second time in three years in Sunday's 5-2 victory over the San Diego Padres at Petco Park....
10:00, 06/11/2019

Watch: Cardinals beat Rockies with trio of two-run homers Marcell Ozuna, Paul DeJong and Dexter Fowler each recorded two-run homers for the St. Louis Cardinals only runs in a win against the Colorado Rockies at Busch Stadium....
02:52, 08/24/2019

Watch: Astros dominate Rays despite Justin Verlander ejection Houston Astros star Justin Verlander watched his double-digit strikeout streak come to an end before being ejected during a dominating victory against the Tampa Bay Rays....
22:00, 08/28/2019

Weekend Watch: Our takes on Pujols, Keuchel, Yankees-Astros and more Albert Pujols is back in St. Louis, Dallas Keuchel is back on the mound and the Yankees are back at full strength (or close to it). Here's what we expect to see....
13:39, 06/21/2019

Watch: Red Sox's Mookie Betts homers three times after Make-A-Wish boy's request Boston Red Sox star Mookie Betts made good on a home run request from a boy from the Make-A-Wish foundation by hitting three bombs against the New York Yankees....
22:00, 07/27/2019

Watch: Orioles beat Astros with walk-off homer after embarrassing loss The Baltimore Orioles recovered from Saturday's 23-2 loss to the Houston Astros with a walk-off win against the same team to close out a three-game series at Oriole Park at Camden Yards....
01:39, 08/14/2019

Watch: Astros' Michael Brantley records RBI double in return to Cleveland Houston Astros All-Star outfielder Michael Brantley received multiple standing ovations and hit an RBI double in Tuesday's MLB All-Star Game, his first game back in Cleveland since leaving the Indians last offseason....
19:52, 07/10/2019

Watch: Yankees' Cameron Maybin homers in fourth consecutive game New York Yankees outfielder Cameron Maybin became the first Yankees outfielder in nearly 30 years to hit home runs in four consecutive games with his latest blast....
18:52, 06/19/2019

Kapow! The history of fighting games We’ve come a long way since that 80s one where you punched a bull in the face. As fighting games hit home in Black Mirror’s Striking Vipers, we chart their evolutionNicole Beharie Q&A: ‘Technology might hinder a relationship in the Black Mirror world...
13:52, 06/01/2019

The History Of Lightsabers In Video Games The lightsaber is the main weapon of the Jedi and Sith and is seen often in the main Star Wars films and TV shows. It emits a powerful beam of focused energy and also makes a really fun noise when you move it around. You know the one. You’ve made it ...
22:00, 05/05/2019

A brief history of cheating at video games For as long as we've played games, there have been players willing to break the rules in order to win. Whether it's rolling weighted dice, counting cards, or hip checking pinball machines, you can bet your bottom dollar that if there's...
19:00, 06/15/2019

Watch: Astros star George Springer carted off after hitting head on wall Houston Astros star George Springer was carted off the field after hitting his head on the outfield wall during a loss to the Milwaukee Brewers in Milwaukee....
15:39, 09/04/2019

Watch: George Springer sets Astros' leadoff homer record vs. Tigers Center fielder George Springer set the franchise record for leadoff homers in a single season by belting his 10th game-opening bomb of the year in a win against the Detroit Tigers....
15:39, 08/21/2019

Watch: Rangers' Joey Gallo homers on first pitch he sees in All-Star Game Texas Rangers center fielder Joey Gallo didn't take long to feel comfortable in his first career All-Star Game, hitting the first pitch he saw from Giants reliever Will Smith over the right-field wall for a home run....
19:52, 07/10/2019

Watch: Miles Mikolas gem, Tyler O'Neill homers lead Cardinals over Pirates St. Louis Cardinals pitcher Miles Mikolas allowed eight hits and threw three strikeouts on 100 pitches in a shutout performance against the Pittsburgh Pirates....
00:39, 07/17/2019

Argentina makes World Cup history At the final whistle, goalkeeper Vanina Correa fell to her knees as her teammates embraced each other. Though they had not won, they had created history....
00:39, 06/11/2019

Watch: Pete Alonso sets Mets record for rookie homers before All-Star break New York Mets star Pete Alonso hit his 16th home run of the season against the Washington Nationals, setting the franchise mark for rookie bombs before the All-Star break....
04:52, 05/23/2019

Watch: Giants' Mike Yastrzemski homers in front of legendary grandpa at Fenway Park San Francisco Giants outfielder Mike Yastrzemski's 20th home run of the season was a special one, coming in front of his legendary grandfather, Carl Yastrzemski, in a win against the Boston Red Sox Tuesday night....
07:14, 09/19/2019

'Genius' trainer makes history at Newmarket Trainer Aidan O'Brien made history in Newmarket Saturday, becoming the first trainer to win the 2,000 Guineas three times in a row in nearly 200 years....
18:39, 05/04/2019

‘The Big Bang Theory’ makes history in Washington, DC ‘The Big Bang Theory” ended its run three weeks ago, but will live on in perpetuity — not only in repeats but as part of the Smithsonian’s National Museum of American History in Washington, DC. “BBT” producer Warner Bros. Television has donated a sle...
00:00, 06/07/2019

Niemann makes history for Chile with Greenbrier win Joaquin Niemann got stronger as the day progressed to become the first Chilean to win on the PGA Tour, claiming a six-shot victory at the Greenbrier Classic in West Virginia on Sunday....
11:00, 09/16/2019

Aaron Boone makes history — and Yankees say more is on way It took Aaron Boone less than two full seasons to make history as a manager. In addition to guiding the Yankees to their first AL East title since 2012 with a 9-1 win over the Angels on Thursday night, Boone also became the first manager to win 100 g...
10:52, 09/20/2019

No limitations: Ali Stroker makes history with Tony win NEW YORK (AP) — When she sings, Ali Stroker says, she has “no limitations.” That was clear on Sunday as Stroker performed and made history as the first actor in a wheelchair to capture a Tony Award. She earned the trophy for her portrayal...
09:39, 06/10/2019

Baltimore Orioles outfielder makes MLB history His pitches looked more like lobs, with speeds in the mid-50s, almost reminiscent of a knuckleball -- or perhaps throwing to hitters in batting practice....
23:52, 07/26/2019

How games like Assassin's Creed give us a feel for history One of the great extras of playing games like Assassin's Creed is their sense of historical time and place, even letting us play at translating ancient hieroglyphics...
12:00, 05/06/2019

Watch: Carlos Correa hits first grand slam, Astros snap Cardinals' winning streak The Houston Astros snapped the St. Louis Cardinals' six-game winning streak and Carlos Correa hit his first career grand slam in an 8-2 triumph Saturday at Busch Stadium in St. Louis....
12:39, 07/29/2019

Thunder Snow makes Dubai World Cup history It's "where the world's best meet, from far and near," according to Dubai ruler Sheikh Mohammed bin Rashid Al Maktoum, who ahead of the Dubai World Cup had penned a 24-line poem in honor of the prestigious event....
10:52, 04/30/2019

MLB roundup: Wilkerson makes history in 16-inning Orioles win Jonathan Villar's two-out, two-run home run in the top of the 16th inning gave Baltimore the lead, and center fielder Stevie Wilkerson pitched a perfect bottom half of the inning to become the first position player in major league history to record a...
14:26, 07/26/2019

Lesbian Couple Makes History Playing Together at Wimbledon When Alison van Uytvanck and Greet Minnen stepped onto the court at Wimbledon on Tuesday, it was their first time playing doubles together in a grand slam tournament match. Off-the-court, however, they have been paired for three years. Belgians Minn...
05:00, 07/06/2019

Tennis star, 15, makes history in qualifying for Wimbledon American tennis prodigy Cori "Coco" Gauff just became the youngest player in the Open Era to advance through qualifying to reach Wimbledon's main draw....
14:52, 06/28/2019

Lil Nas X Makes History as "Old Town Road" Continues to Top the Charts Congratulations are in order for Lil Nas X! The 20-year-old rapper made history on Monday after his hit "Old Town Road" featuring Billy Ray Cyrus landed the no. 1 spot on the......
01:52, 07/30/2019

MLB roundup: Red-hot Blackmon makes history in Rockies' rout Charlie Blackmon became the first Colorado player to have at least three hits in five consecutive games as the Rockies beat the Arizona Diamondbacks 8-1 in Phoenix on Tuesday night....
08:52, 06/19/2019

Fans are “lovin’ it” as QB Khalil Tate makes U of A history TUCSON – The U of A defense “beared down” against Texas Tech in the 28-14 victory.  However, QB Khalil Tate is getting the national buzz after hitting two career milestones.  Here’s more from Monday’s sportscast: ...
09:52, 09/17/2019

MLB roundup: Sale makes strikeout history in Boston's win Jackie Bradley Jr. hit a tiebreaking home run in the top of the 10th inning as the visiting Boston Red Sox overcame blowing a five-run lead to beat the Cleveland Indians 7-6 Tuesday night....
12:39, 08/14/2019

Muslim model makes swimsuit issue history Boundary-breaking Muslim supermodel Halima Aden has made history once again by becoming the first model to wear a hijab and burkini in the Sports Illustrated swimsuit issue....
09:00, 05/01/2019

Stephanie Frappart makes history during European Super Cup Stephanie Frappart on Wednesday became the first female referee to officiate a major European men’s soccer final when Liverpool took on Chelsea in the European Super Cup....
19:26, 08/15/2019

Lashana Lynch Makes History With 007 Role for Bond 25 Congratulations are in order for Lashana Lynch! According to The Mail on Sunday, the 31-year-old actress will play 007 in the new James Bond film. While Daniel Craig will reprise......
19:52, 07/15/2019

William Byron makes history with pole run at Darlington In his sophomore season in the Monster Energy NASCAR Cup Series -- and his first with veteran crew chief Chad Knaus -- William Byron continues to make history....
09:52, 09/01/2019

New York Mets ace Jacob deGrom makes MLB history with his arm and his bat Jacob deGrom, the 2018 Cy Young award winner, struck out 13 batters and hit a home run for the second time this season.       ...
09:39, 08/24/2019

MLB roundup: Blackmon makes history in Rockies' rout Charlie Blackmon became the first Colorado player to have at least three hits in five consecutive games as the Rockies beat the Arizona Diamondbacks 8-1 in Phoenix on Tuesday night....
12:26, 06/19/2019

J.T Poston makes history at Wyndham Championship for first PGA Tour victory J.T. Poston kept racking up birdies and pars — but no bogeys — at the Wyndham Championship, capping his momentous play in his first PGA Tour win.        ...
08:13, 08/06/2019

Glee's Ali Stroker Makes History With 2019 Tony Awards Win Congratulations are in order for Ali Stroker! The 31-year-old Broadway star made history at Sunday night's Tony Awards when she took home the trophy for Best Performance by an......
15:13, 06/10/2019

Fowles makes history, helps Lynx beat Mercury 75-62 Sylvia Fowles set a WNBA record with her 157th career double-double and the Minnesota Lynx pulled away in the second half to beat the Phoenix Mercury 75-62       ...
05:39, 07/15/2019

Brooke Henderson makes history with win at Meijer LPGA Classic Brooke Henderson became the winningest Canadian golfer of all time -- man or woman -- after claiming her ninth LPGA title       ...
12:39, 06/17/2019

Atlantic League Batter Steals First, Makes Baseball History Around the time that robot umpires were brought in to help officiate the Atlantic League All-Star Game, Major League Baseball and the independent league’s front office decided to tack on a few more rules to experiment with for the second half of the ...
14:52, 07/14/2019

Mochizuki makes history for Japan with junior title at Wimbledon Teenager Shintaro Mochizuki became the first Japanese to win a junior boys' Grand Slam title, beating Spain's Carlos Gimeno Valero 6-3 6-2 in the Wimbledon final on Sunday....
19:39, 07/14/2019

| Mochizuki makes Grand Slam history for Japan at Wimbledon Shintaro Mochizuki made history becoming the first Japanese player to win a boy's Grand Slam title, beating Carlos Gimeno Valero of Spain in the Wimbledon final....
19:39, 07/14/2019

Ali Stroker makes Tony Awards history as first winner to use wheelchair Ali Stroker made history Sunday at the Tony Awards. “This award is for every kid who is watching tonight who has a disability, who has a limitation or a challenge who has been waiting to see themselves represented in this arena — you are,”...
17:39, 06/10/2019

Brandt Snedeker makes history with second-round 60 at RBC Canadian Open Brandt Snedeker, who shot a 60 at RBC Canadian Open on Friday, is first player since 1983 to record at least one round of 59, 60 and 61 on PGA Tour.       ...
22:26, 06/07/2019

Video games, violence and mass shootings have a long, complicated history Over the years, politicians and gun rights advocates have blamed violent games for real-life violence. But is it true?       ...
01:52, 08/06/2019

From Weird Dreams to Granny's Garden: a brief history of cursed video games They were weird and obscure and no one else remembers them – here are the old computer games that still give us the chillsIt was Caverns of Khafka for me. Discovered one rainy afternoon in a Debenhams bargain bin, this weird Commodore 64 dungeon expl...
12:00, 09/06/2019

Having Someone To Pass The Controller To Makes Single-Player Games Better I don’t play a ton of shooters, but after getting super obsessed with Apex Legends, I wanted to try Titanfall 2. I also wanted my boyfriend to try Titanfall 2, but I’d always rather play with someone sitting on the couch than online. Me and my boyfri...
18:26, 07/25/2019

Mason Greenwood: Man United 17-year-old makes Premier League history Ole Gunnar Solskjaer has made it a priority to blood Manchester United youngsters into his first team, with Mason Greenwood the biggest winner on the final day of the season....
19:13, 05/12/2019

Pose's Janet Mock Makes TV History With Netflix Production Deal Janet Mock just made history. The Pose writer and director signed a multi-million-dollar deal with Netflix, becoming the first black transgender woman to establish an overall deal with a major......
18:13, 06/19/2019

Lizzo Makes Music History as the First Black Woman in 2019 to Score a No. One Hit Lizzo is 100% that bitch. The 31-year-old singer's banger "Truth Hurts" has reached number-one on the Billboard Hot 100. The catchy tune was sitting at number-three until......
04:26, 09/04/2019

David Duval makes 14, just short of highest single score in history David Duval's 14 is tied for the second-highest score in Open Championship history, with D. Murdoch’s 14 at Prestwick’s first hole in 1925.       ...
20:39, 07/18/2019

Ali Stroker makes Tony history as the first wheelchair user to win an acting award Stroker, who won for "Oklahoma!," dedicated the prize to "every kid who is watching tonight who has a disability, who has a limitation or a challenge, who has been waiting to see themselves represented in this arena.”...
00:00, 06/11/2019

Gas plant construction makes WA history by moving 30,000 native animals to safety Other mining companies urged to follow suit after contractors at Chevron’s Wheatstone LNG plant spend seven years relocating faunaEnvironment contractors who relocated 30,000 animals during the construction of the Wheatstone LNG plant in Western Aust...
07:26, 07/26/2019

Marta makes history but Australia beats Brazil after brilliant comeback Having fallen 2-0 behind in the first half, Australia's Women's World Cup hopes appeared to be in tatters, but a brilliant fightback secured a memorable 3-2 win over Brazil to keep alive the Matildas' hopes of progressing to the knockout stages....
22:13, 06/13/2019

'Avengers: Endgame' makes history, but avoiding spoilers highlights serious new struggle "Avengers: Endgame" shattered the record for biggest opening weekend with an estimated $350 million in ticket sales domestically and $1.2 billion globally -- proving Marvel runs the universe....
17:13, 04/29/2019

Shohei Ohtani makes history as he becomes the first Japanese-born player to hit for cycle Angels designated hitter Shohei Ohtani collects home run, triple, double and single during his first four at-bats against Rays.       ...
05:39, 06/14/2019

Rafael Nadal makes history with 12th French Open title Rafael Nadal downed Dominic Thiem at French Open to claim his 18th Grand Slam and become the only man or woman to win the same tournament 12 times.       ...
19:39, 06/09/2019

Orioles outfielder, tossing 50-mph heat, makes history by recording a save In win over Angels, center fielder Stevie Wilkerson became the first position player ever to record an official save — looping meatballs that barely reached the mid-50s....
22:39, 07/26/2019

Former Rutgers basketball star Kelvin Troy makes history in Ireland Kelvin Troy became the first American inducted into the Basketball Ireland Hall of Fame. He was a pioneer in more ways than one.        ...
22:39, 05/20/2019

How A Colorblind Artist Makes Magic Cards & Video Games Paul Scott Canavan is one of the best artists working in entertainment today, with a list of clients and employers ranging from Wizards of the Coast to Valve to Games Workshop....
08:26, 09/04/2019

Hurricane Dorian recon mission makes history with all-female, three-pilot crew An all-female, three-pilot flight crew conducting a Hurricane Dorian recon mission on Thursday was the first-ever all-female crew to do so for the National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration (NOAA), the agency said....
16:00, 08/30/2019

Japan Makes History as Hayabusa2 Attempts to Collect Underground Samples From Asteroid Earlier today, Japan’s Hayabusa2 may have become the first probe in history to collect material from beneath the surface of an asteroid—a mission that could yield important new insights about the early stages of our solar system. The attempt alone is...
22:39, 07/11/2019

Brit girl, 9, who had both legs amputated, makes history by walking NYFW catwalk A schoolgirl who had both her legs amputated as a baby has been making waves in the fashion industry. The inspirational nine-year-old just walked the catwalk at NYFW...
13:00, 09/10/2019

Bernal makes history with Tour triumph as Ewan wins on Champs-Elysees "Egan Bernal was crowned Colombia’s first Tour de France winner in Paris on Sunday night after Australia’s Caleb Ewan won the showpiece final sprint on the Champs-Elysees."...
23:26, 07/28/2019

Teacher, who rowed across the Atlantic in record time, makes history in Ohio marathon Last summer, teacher Bryce Carlson rowed solo across the Atlantic Ocean. Sunday, he made history at the Flying Pig Marathon, completing first 5-Way.        ...
03:52, 05/06/2019

Rookie goalie Jordan Binnington makes history in St. Louis Blues' Game 6 win St. Louis rookie goalie Jordan Binnington achieved another historic milestone as the Blues defeated the San Jose Sharks in Game 6 of the Western Conference finals....
04:52, 05/23/2019

Brandon Crawford makes San Francisco Giants, MLB history in rout of Colorado Rockies Brandon Crawford homered three times and drove in nine runs over the course of the San Francisco Giants' doubleheader sweep of the Colorado Rockies.       ...
08:13, 07/16/2019

Google Play Store redesign makes it easier to find games The go-to destination for Android apps has undergone some changes. Google announced today that it has rolled out a visual redesign of the Google Play Store. The refreshed interface should make hunting for apps easier for the app store's two bill...
05:39, 08/22/2019

'What makes action games fun hasn’t changed': Devil May Cry's Hideaki Itsuno Capcom’s veteran game director reveals how one of the year’s best games was made – and why successful game design need not be a crunch momentIn 2002, veteran Capcom game director Hideaki Itsuno – then working on a pitch for an original action-RPG tha...
18:13, 06/05/2019

MPs in a spin as games chief appears to deny Fortnite makes money Epic bosses admit ignoring data protection rules and claim not to know how long users play forA Commons committee was left baffled as video game executives appeared to deny making money from their own games, admit to ignoring regulations governing da...
12:13, 06/20/2019

Champions League roundup: Håland makes history in Salzburg romp as Barça are held • Teenager scores first-half hat-trick in 6-2 win• Barcelona held to 0-0 draw by Borussia DortmundErling Braut Håland became the first teenager to score a hat-trick on his Champions League debut since Wayne Rooney in 2004 as Red Bull Salzburg thrashe...
02:00, 09/18/2019

Rogerer Federer makes French Open history as oldest man to reach fourth round Roger Federer eased past Norway's Casper Ruud 6-3 6-1 7-6(10-8) on Friday to become the oldest male player to reach the fourth round at the French Open....
07:00, 06/01/2019

Brazil great Marta makes history with record-breaking 17th World Cup goal Brazil great Marta put her name in the record books once again, scoring from the penalty spot against Italy to become the most prolific scorer in World Cup finals history....
13:52, 06/19/2019

David Duval makes 13, just short of highest single score in British Open history David Duval got off to a fantastic start in the British Open, but then went quadruple bogey, bogey and 13 at the par-5 7th, joining the history books.        ...
15:39, 07/18/2019

Blue Jays' Edwin Jackson makes history by playing for 14th team The Athletics traded Jackson to Toronto last week, and the 35-year-old made his Blue Jays debut Wednesday in San Francisco.        ...
06:00, 05/16/2019

Serena Williams Makes History as 1st Athlete to Make Forbes' Self-Made Women List Serena Williams continues to make history! The tennis champion has become the first-ever athlete to make Forbes' list of America's Richest Self-Made Women, which ranks the most......
21:00, 06/04/2019

Janet Mock Makes History by Becoming the 1st Black Trans Woman to Sign Deal With a Major Studio On June 19, 1865, history was made and the last enslaved black Americans gained their independence. Today, 154 years after emancipation, Janet Mock made history by becoming the first black trans woman to establish an overall deal with a major studio....
02:13, 06/20/2019

| WATCH: Today in History Highlights of this day in history: Live Aid concerts held in London and Philadelphia; A French revolutionary is stabbed in his bath; Civil War draft riots erupt in New York; A power blackout hits the Big Apple; Actor Harrison Ford born....
17:52, 07/13/2019

Pour another round and watch this new Drunk History trailer Drunk History, Comedy Central’s most educational/irresponsible TV series, will be returning for the second half of its sixth season in June, and this new trailer makes the new episodes look as wacky as usual. There are spills, there are people scream...
04:52, 05/21/2019

Where, When, And How To Watch Summer Games Done Quick 2019 Summer Games Done Quick is back! Speedrunners will be playing through a mix of modern and retro games and doing amazing things all around while racing against the clock. This year’s event just started with Spyro Reignited Trilogy and will run from to...
20:13, 06/23/2019

Ten big games to watch this weekend in the European leagues The Premier League has ended but there is still a lot at stake in Germany, Spain, Portugal, France, Turkey and Italy By Martin Laurence for WhoScoredThe Premier League has come to its conclusion, but there is plenty to play for across Europe. Here ar...
18:26, 05/17/2019

'Love is love': Demi Burnett makes history with the 'Bachelor' franchise's first LGBTQ proposal Demi Burnett made Bachelor Nation history Tuesday night when she proposed to Kristian Haggerty on "Bachelor in Paradise."        ...
19:00, 09/18/2019

This week in tech history: The first Apple Watch hits stores At Engadget, we spend every day looking at how technology will shape the future. But it's also important to look back at how far we've come. That's what This Week in Tech History does. Join us every weekend for a recap of historical te...
21:39, 04/28/2019

From Sacred Games 2 to Mindhunter, the TV Shows to Watch in August Sacred Games 2, Mindhunter season 2, Dear White People season 3, Preacher season 4, GLOW season 3, Succession season 2, Carnival Row, and The Dark Crystal: Age of Resistance - these are the TV shows......
20:39, 08/01/2019

Tony Awards 2019: Wheelchair-using actress Ali Stroker makes history; 'Hadestown' sweeps with 8 wins Ali Stroker, a wheelchair-using actress from "Oklahoma!", made history and Bryan Cranston made an impassioned plea for journalists at the Tony Awards.        ...
00:26, 06/11/2019

10 games to watch in the group stage at the Women's World Cup USA games, Norway-France highlight our 10 games to watch in the group stage of the Women's World Cup.        ...
09:26, 06/07/2019

Anniversay Games: Ones to watch, pick of the events, full schedule "It\u0027s that time of the year again when the world\u0027s best athletes compete in the latest round of the Diamond League series at the London Stadium."...
02:26, 07/19/2019

Duchess Meghan turns up at U.S. Open to watch pal Serena Williams try to make history Serena Williams sought to make history and her loyal friend Duchess Meghan of Sussex was at the U.S. Open to watch.        ...
03:26, 09/08/2019

I don’t watch Game of Thrones – which makes me a lot more interesting than you | Arwa Mahdawi Whenever too many people like something, it’s obvious there’s something wrong with it. Right?Hell is other people talking about Game of Thrones. And hell, I have discovered to my mounting horror, is impossible to escape. Thrones-fever has gripped the...
18:52, 05/14/2019

Fishermen watch as great white shark makes off with bait MANASQUAN, N.J. (AP) — Six sport fishermen had some competition as they tried to catch mako sharks for a tournament off the New Jersey shore. Capt. Jeff Crilly tells the Asbury Park Press they were fishing about 30 miles (48 kilometers) off Manasquan...
14:13, 06/19/2019

Watch: Bear makes a mess in Vermont couple's kitchen Authorities in Vermont said a bear that broke into a home and ransacked the kitchen was a "real Vermont bear" that went straight for the maple syrup....
22:26, 07/22/2019

Ubisoft's E3 2019: the best games, from Watch Dogs Legion to Gods and Monsters When it comes to E3 conferences, you can usually rely on Ubisoft to bring a touch of charm, spectacle and variety to proceedings and this was the case when it took to the stage of the Orpheum Theatre on day two of the show. Now, Ubisoft usually ...
03:52, 06/11/2019

NFL schedule and top Week 1 games to watch: Steelers-Patriots lead pack The games mean something now. The 2019 NFL season gets into full gear on Sunday with a day-long slate featuring some rivalries, budding stars and 32 teams vying to win Super Bowl 54. Here are our favorite games in Week 1: Kansas City Chiefs at Jackso...
15:13, 09/08/2019

NFL Week 2 schedule and games to watch: Saints-Rams, Antonio Brown Week 1 in the NFL provided a bevy of highlights, plenty of questions and only a couple of answers. Will Week 2 provide more of the same? From Antonio Brown’s hotly anticipated debut to a rematch of last season’s NFC Championship Game, her...
16:39, 09/15/2019

Watch: Blue Jackets' Sergei Bobrovsky makes 36 saves in Game 3 win Columbus goaltender Sergei Bobrovsky continued his impressive postseason play in the Blue Jackets' 2-1 win over the Boston Bruins in Game 3 Tuesday night....
20:39, 05/01/2019

Make time to play these ‘must-have’ video games for your Apple Watch Despite its teeny screen, the Apple Watch Series 4 can deliver video games that serve as digital diversions when you have some minutes to spare.       ...
20:13, 06/08/2019

| WATCH | Prague's twist on escape games takes player on a 'tour de beer' "Escape rooms", where thrill seekers solve a series of puzzles to break out of closed areas, have become an increasingly popular global pastime. WATCH NOW....
19:26, 09/05/2019

Women's World Cup 2019: Complete schedule of games, dates and how to watch on TV Here is the schedule - including U.S. national team games - for the 2019 Women's World Cup in France, which starts on June 7 with the final on July 7.        ...
14:52, 06/07/2019

Watch Nintendo reveal a bunch of Switch games in this morning’s live stream We’re just a few months removed from E3 2019, where Microsoft and Nintendo each showed off dozens of new titles coming soon to their respective consoles, but in recent years, Nintendo has taken to rationing out its announcements throughout the ...
22:13, 08/19/2019

FIFA Women's World Cup 2019: Complete schedule of games, how to watch on TV Here is the schedule - including U.S. national team games - for the 2019 Women's World Cup in France, which starts on June 7 with the final on July 7.        ...
12:39, 06/07/2019

Watch Games Done Quick's summer charity event starting June 23rd If you're hoping to immerse yourself in video games now that summer has officially reached the northern hemisphere, you're in luck. Games Done Quick is kicking off its annual summer charity livestream (below) on June 23rd at 12:30PM ET, and...
23:00, 06/22/2019

Watch: Browns' Odell Beckham Jr. makes crazy one-handed catch vs. Jets In his first game back at MetLife Stadium since leaving the New York Giants, Cleveland Browns star wide receiver Odell Beckham Jr. came down with a spectacular one-handed grab....
05:01, 09/17/2019

Watch: Tiger Woods makes his first birdie of 2019 PGA Championship after tepid start Tiger Woods got back on track with a birdie on No. 15 during the first round of the 2019 PGA Championship on Thursday at Bethpage Black Course in Old Bethpage, N.Y....
18:26, 05/16/2019

Watch: Draymond Green boldly predicts Golden State Warriors win series in six games Golden State forward Draymond Green predicts the Warriors will defeat the Toronto Raptors in six games following their loss in Game 3 of the NBA Finals....
01:00, 06/07/2019

Watch: Bruins' David Krejci makes miraculous save to rob Alex Pietrangelo of sure goal Boston Bruins forward David Krejci sprawled to prevent a sure goal from St. Louis Blues defenseman Alex Pietrangelo in Game 5 of the Stanley Cup Final....
08:39, 06/07/2019

Watch live streaming video as Hurricane Dorian, now a Category 5 storm, makes landfall Hurricane Dorian is now the most powerful storm on the planet, meeting all the criteria for weather experts to declare it a Category 5 hurricane. With the potential to devastate the East Coast of the United States, the storm has prompted evacuations ...
23:39, 09/02/2019

Watch: Reds' Yasiel Puig slams into wall, makes daring catch against Dodgers Cincinnati Reds outfielder Yasiel Puig made a daring catch before slamming into a wall in foul territory during a loss to his former team, the Los Angeles Dodgers....
20:00, 05/20/2019

WATCH: Geraint Thomas makes huge Stage 6 statement as he puts time into rivals and Bernal "Geraint Thomas stamped his authority on Team Ineos with a big shift on Stage 6 of the Tour de France as he put time into his GC rivals and team-mate Egan Bernal."...
07:52, 07/12/2019

Watch: Celtics' Jaylen Brown makes Michael Jordan-esque circus shot over Giannis Boston Celtics guard Jaylen Brown did his best impersonation of Chicago Bulls legend Michael Jordan in Tuesday night's Game 2 against the Milwaukee Bucks....
04:39, 05/01/2019

Browns' Odell Beckham Jr. says he'll continue to wear crazy-expensive watch during games Browns' Odell Beckham Jr. wore an expensive Richard Mille watch in Sunday’s loss to Titans and said Tuesday he'll “still be wearing it” during games.       ...
10:26, 09/11/2019

Authors of punk history mainstay Please Kill Me preparing an oral history of Charles Manson and his "girls" First published back in 1996, Legs McNeil and Gillian McCain’s Please Kill Me helped kick off a new trend in the world of music journalism, employing the oral history format to allow people—from all levels of fame and success—to tell their own storie...
05:00, 08/11/2019

'A Dog's Journey': Watch what happens when a squirrel makes the canine movie set go nuts Shooting with real pooches in "A Dog's Journey" leads to unexpected moments, such as when a squirrel dropped in. More from the home release bloopers.        ...
16:52, 08/21/2019

Nintendo Switch E3 games news: Are more Xbox Games coming to Switch via Xbox Games Pass? It looks like Microsoft is hinting that Nintendo could be a big part of its E3 plans this year - was Cuphead just the start of the partnership between the two companies?...
00:00, 06/10/2019

E3 2019: Expo has new blockbuster video games, while streaming of games gathers momentum At the Electronic Entertainment Expo, there's buzz around Google's Stadia cloud gaming service and new 'Star Wars' and 'Doom' games.       ...
17:26, 06/09/2019

The race for Canelo Alvarez In his Snips & Snipes column Eric Armit considers Canelo Alvarez, the WBC's ludicrous 'Franchise' title and more The post The race for Canelo Alvarez appeared first on Boxing News....
21:26, 07/05/2019

Earthquake postpones games in Nevada, rattles baseball games in California The NBA Summer League games in Las Vegas were called for the night and baseball fans in California felt the earthquake.       ...
13:39, 07/06/2019

Epic Games offers up to 75 percent off select games in its 'Mega Sale' Tired of waiting for the Steam Sale? Starting today, you can find some of your favorite games for up to 75 percent off. The "Epic Mega Sale" runs now through June 13th, and during the sale, Epic Games is also offering an additional $10 off for every....
17:13, 05/16/2019

E3 2019: Video games take a cue from Netflix, but can Google and cloud games score? At next week's Electronic Entertainment Expo, the focus is on cloud gaming and upcoming video games such as 'Doom' and 'Star Wars Jedi: Fallen Order.'       ...
01:00, 06/08/2019

Games with Gold July 2019: Get this Xbox Live deal now to double down on your free games The Xbox Games with Gold July 2019 reveal will be confirmed in the coming days, but make sure you take advantage of Microsoft's Xbox Game Pass Ultimate deal before it's too late...
13:26, 06/24/2019

Gay History Is Black History: These 10 Icons Prove It LGBTQ African Americans have always been here. (Drag) Kings and Queens, dykes, homos, gender nonconforming, same-gender loving, queer and trans folk populate our history and have been foundational to every single emancipatory movement we’ve ever had....
04:26, 06/30/2019

Epic Games Store Will Block Your Account If You Buy Too Many Games Too Quickly There’s a big sale on right now at the Epic Games Store, a time when many users—conditioned by Steam’s frequently generous discounts on a huge range of titles—go nuts and buy a ton of stuff real quickly. On Valve’s store that’s enough to get you a pi...
03:00, 05/21/2019

Games-Peru swimmer withdraws from Pan Am Games after failed test Peruvian swimmer Mauricio Fiol has pulled out of the Pan Am Games after failing two drugs tests in the run up to the multi-sport event which is being staged in his home city....
03:00, 08/03/2019

Best single player PC games 2019: the top PC games for playing solo Welcome to our best single player PC games list for 2019. In our humble opinion, single player PC games showcase gaming at its finest. Throw around all the numbers you want regarding the popularity of Fortnite, or how League of Legends fills out...
01:00, 09/14/2019

Epic Games Store snatches up eight exclusive indie games Epic Games Store has announced that eight new indie games will be available exclusively on its store. The games were announced as part of a PAX West 2019 Showcase, and include highly anticipated titles such as Ooblets and Wattam.The announcement that...
17:39, 08/30/2019

Epic Games Store cloud saves roll out for two games Cloud saves are making their way onto the Epic Games Store, but they're only available for a couple of games so far. The first titles to support the feature are Moonlighter and This War of Mine, which are currently available for zilch via Epic&#...
20:52, 07/26/2019

Two games temporarily leave Epic Games Store during first-ever sale Vampire: The Masquerade - Bloodlines 2 took itself off of the Epic Games Store temporarily rather than take part in the recent "Mega Sale" Epic's first "Mega Sale," launched yesterday, is causing some pricing and availability hiccups for a few pub...
00:13, 05/18/2019

Games with Gold July 2019 Free Xbox One Games News: Major Nelson reveal imminent Xbox boss Major Nelson should be getting ready to reveal the new selection of Games with Gold titles very soon. Here's everything you need to know about when we'll hear about these upcoming free games...
23:39, 06/21/2019

Games with Gold June 2019 Free Xbox Games News: Major Nelson reveal imminent Microsoft is expected to announce its Games with gold lineup very soon: here's everything you need to know about when we'll hear about these upcoming free games....
14:13, 05/28/2019

Xbox Games with Gold August Free Games News: Next Major Nelson reveal coming this week? Xbox boss Major Nelson should be getting ready to reveal the new selection of Games with Gold titles very soon. Here's everything you need to know about when we'll hear about these upcoming free games...
09:13, 07/23/2019

Canelo Alvarez vs Danny Jacobs – what they say The fighters and promoters react to Canelo Alvarez vs Danny Jacobs The post Canelo Alvarez vs Danny Jacobs – what they say appeared first on Boxing News....
18:52, 05/05/2019

The latest gift to Canelo Alvarez With the WBC granting Canelo Alvarez a strange new title, this time they've gone too far The post The latest gift to Canelo Alvarez appeared first on Boxing News....
22:00, 07/02/2019

Bowl season to start on a Friday; 15 games between CFP games College football’s bowl season will begin on a Friday this season and several minor bowls have been pushed back on the calendar to fill 15 days between the playoff semifinals and national championship...
23:26, 05/23/2019

Best Nintendo Switch games: must-have games to play in 2019 Long gone are the days when gamers called the Nintendo Switch a "Zelda machine". Two years into the console's lifespan, the Nintendo Switch has a lively and jam-packed assortment of titles to keep you occupied, whether you're nestled into y...
21:52, 04/29/2019

Games are getting harder to run: are PC games still held back by consoles? Its no secret that many video games are made primarily for mainstream consoles, like the PS4 Pro and Xbox One X. It only makes sense, too - consoles have by far the widest install base, so making your game work best for most people is  an easy c...
23:39, 08/04/2019

PS Plus Free Games WARNING: Download these PS4 games NOW before its too late Sony will soon rotate the free games available on PS Plus, so make sure you download April's offerings now before the May games come and take their place....
23:13, 05/06/2019

Best laptop games: 20 games for laptops that won't melt your machine These days, the best games aren’t limited to expensive consoles with online memberships that cost hundreds per year. And, while the best laptops won’t be able to play some of the best PC games, like Far Cry 5, the best laptop games and ...
23:00, 05/15/2019

Canelo Alvarez has come a long way since 2018 drug ban LAS VEGAS — What a difference a year makes. It seems like a distant memory that the annual Cinco de Mayo fight weekend in Sin City was basically canceled last year after Saul “Canelo” Alvarez tested positive for a banned substance and was suspended b...
13:00, 05/02/2019

Boxer Canelo Alvarez stripped of IBF title The International Boxing Federation has stripped Canelo Alvarez of his middleweight title after the fighter failed to agree to a mandatory title defense bout against Sergiy Derevyanchenko....
00:13, 08/04/2019

Luis Alvarez, Champion of 9/11 Responders, Dies at 53 A former New York City police officer, he developed cancer 16 years after spending three months seeking survivors and victims’ remains in Lower Manhattan in 2001....
22:26, 06/29/2019

‘Miracle Man’ weighs in for Canelo Alvarez clash Canelo Alvarez and Danny Jacobs weigh in for middleweight unification in Las Vegas The post ‘Miracle Man’ weighs in for Canelo Alvarez clash appeared first on Boxing News....
00:26, 05/04/2019

9/11 health bill to be named after Luis Alvarez WASHINGTON – The bill to re-authorize the Sept. 11 Victim Compensation Fund will be named in honor of first responders Luis Alvarez and Ray Pfeifer, congressional sponsors announced Monday. Alvarez, an NYPD detective who contracted cancer after...
01:52, 07/09/2019

‘Demetrius Andrade can beat Canelo Alvarez’ Liam Williams on Demtrius Andrade, the middleweight division and his plans to take on the top contenders. He speaks to Matt Bevan The post ‘Demetrius Andrade can beat Canelo Alvarez’ appeared first on Boxing News....
09:13, 07/09/2019

Why isn’t Canelo Alvarez fighting Sergey Derevyanchenko? In his Snips & Snipes column Eric Armit considers Canelo Alvarez's problem and rounds up the boxing world this week The post Why isn’t Canelo Alvarez fighting Sergey Derevyanchenko? appeared first on Boxing News....
16:13, 08/09/2019

Canelo Alvarez on course to fight Sergey Kovalev next Canelo Alvarez vs Sergey Kovalev should be on November 2 and at 175lbs. John Dennen finds out the details The post Canelo Alvarez on course to fight Sergey Kovalev next appeared first on Boxing News....
19:26, 09/04/2019

| Alvarez outpoints Jacobs to unify middleweight titles Saul "Canelo" Alvarez earned a unanimous decision victory over Daniel Jacobs in a fight that pitted two of the world's top middleweights against each other....
10:26, 05/05/2019

Erislandy Lara win over Alvarez not worthy of ‘world’ belt Erislandy Lara oozes quality but this fight was a waste of time, writes Jack Hirsch The post Erislandy Lara win over Alvarez not worthy of ‘world’ belt appeared first on Boxing News....
16:39, 09/02/2019

9/11 first responder Luis Alvarez to be laid to rest Wednesday Luis Alvarez, the NYPD detective who made a moving plea to Congress to replenish the fund for 9/11 victims before dying of cancer brought on by his time at Ground Zero, will be laid to rest Wednesday. A wake for Alvarez — who died Saturday afte...
17:52, 07/01/2019

Luis Alvarez, September 11 first responder and campaigner, dies at 53 Ex-detective spent three months at World Trade Center siteAppearance in Congress was followed by hospice interviewsLuis Alvarez, a former New York City police detective who was a leader in the fight for proper support of the September 11th victim com...
20:52, 06/29/2019

Liam Smith: ‘My brother will beat Canelo Alvarez’ Liam Smith talks to Matt Bevan about the prospect of fighting Kell Brook The post Liam Smith: ‘My brother will beat Canelo Alvarez’ appeared first on Boxing News....
20:13, 05/15/2019

Can Canelo Alvarez dominate the number one light-heavyweight? Canelo Alvarez will challenge Sergey Kovalev for the WBO light-heavyweight title on November 2 in Las Vegas The post Can Canelo Alvarez dominate the number one light-heavyweight? appeared first on Boxing News....
11:13, 09/14/2019

Hundreds pay respects at funeral of 9/11 hero Luis Alvarez Hundreds of mourners, including cops, firefighters and Jon Stewart, turned out Wednesday in Queens to say a final goodbye to Luis Alvarez, an NYPD detective who spent his final days desperately fighting to restore vital funds to 9/11 responders. Imma...
17:52, 07/03/2019

9/11 first responder Luis Alvarez who appeared before Congress dies _____ Luis Alvarez, the retired police officer who along with Jon Stewart appeared before Congress earlier this month to plead for consistent health benefits for 9/11 first responders, has died. The Ray Pfeifer Foundation, a nonprofit that helps firs...
22:52, 06/29/2019

Canelo Alvarez unifies three middleweight world titles Danny Jacobs can't derail Canelo Alvarez at the T Mobile Arena in Las Vegas The post Canelo Alvarez unifies three middleweight world titles appeared first on Boxing News....
12:13, 05/05/2019

Luis Alvarez was haunted by 9/11 in his final moments: sister A cancer-stricken retired NYPD detective who spent his final days fighting to restore funding for sick 9/11 responders was haunted by The Pile even hours before his death, kin said at his funeral Wednesday. Luis Alvarez’s sister told the hundre...
23:13, 07/03/2019

Boateng, Alvarez score in Galaxy's 2-0 win over FC Cincy Emmanuel Boateng and Favio Alvarez scored in a three-minute span early in the first half to help the Los Angeles Galaxy beat expansion FC Cincinnati 2-0       ...
04:39, 06/23/2019

Ground Zero responder: Luis Alvarez deserves a key to the city A Ground Zero worker on Monday called on Mayor de Blasio to honor the late Luis Alvarez with a key to the city for his emotional plea on Capitol Hill to replenish the fund for 9/11 victims. “In 2015, when we got (the September 11th Victim Compe...
18:39, 07/01/2019

Former NYPD detective and 9/11 first responder Luis Alvarez dead at 53 Luis Alvarez, the former NYPD detective who became a prominent fighter for the 9/11 Victims Compensation Fund, has died, his family said Saturday. He was 53. “Please remember his words, ‘Please take care of yourselves and each other.̵...
20:00, 06/29/2019

Canelo Alvarez vs Danny Jacobs betting preview Read the Fansbet Canelo Alvarez vs Danny Jacobs betting preview The post Canelo Alvarez vs Danny Jacobs betting preview appeared first on Boxing News....
18:00, 05/02/2019

Games: U.S. and Peru get Pan Am Games off to golden start The United States collected the first gold medal of the Pan Am Games on Saturday, with Alex Lee spoiling what would have been a dream start for the Peruvian hosts when he beat Hugo Del Castillo in taekwondo's men's poomsae final....
22:52, 07/27/2019

Sony CEO: The PS5 will prioritize AAA games over indie games Indie games may take a bit of a backseat on the PlayStation 5 at launch as Sony has recently stated that the company will invest in marketing for bigger AAA games, new features like 8K and focus on ‘serious gamers’.The comments were rep...
00:52, 07/02/2019

U.S. Women's Soccer Games Out-Earned Men's Games In the three years after the U.S. women’s soccer team won the 2015 World Cup, U.S. women’s games generated more total revenue than U.S. men’s games, according to audited financial reports from the U.S. Soccer Federation....
18:39, 06/17/2019

Best PS4 games 2019: the PlayStation 4 games you need to play The Sony PlayStation 4 is an incredible console, and possibly even Sony's greatest achievement to date (at least until the PlayStation 5 arrives). To make the most of it though, you need a library filled with the best PS4 games, and that&ap...
20:26, 05/01/2019

The best co-op PC games 2019: top games to play with friends Take your pick of the best co-op PC games 2019 has on offer. They’re proof that there are few PC gaming experiences quite as giddy as playing alongside a friend. Whether you’re navigating an RPG that will take months to complete or...
23:13, 09/17/2019

PS5 games: all the games confirmed and expected on the PlayStation 5 Once upon a time the PlayStation 5 merely seemed like a gamer's dream but, now Sony has dropped the first solid details of its next generation console, things are starting to get very real.  Despite knowing we won't be seeing a PS...
19:52, 04/30/2019

College football games on TV today: A big day for big games There are three games pitting two top 25 teams against each other, one in each time slot, capped by Notre Dame at Georgia. Seems like a pretty nice Saturday....
15:39, 09/21/2019

Alvarez-Kovalev small part of DAZN’s boxing season It’s a bold statement considering how long the sport has been around, but John Skipper isn’t shy about pronouncing the upcoming boxing schedule on DAZN as the greatest of all time. The live streaming service announced Friday it will distribute the WB...
03:00, 09/14/2019

Congressional testimony of 9/11 hero Luis Alvarez displayed at his wake Alvarez, a 53-year-old former detective, became a face of the ongoing trauma suffered by ailing first-responders, who have been championed by comedian-turned-activist Jon Stewart....
09:39, 07/03/2019

Callum Smith wants Canelo Alvarez fight, and vengeance for his brother Callum Smith tells John Dennen how he would fight Canelo Alvarez The post Callum Smith wants Canelo Alvarez fight, and vengeance for his brother appeared first on Boxing News....
20:26, 05/07/2019

De Blasio, Cuomo no-shows at 9/11 hero Luis Alvarez’s funeral The notable absences came little more than a month after both officials were no-shows at a solemn, May 30 ceremony to dedicate a Ground Zero memorial to the 2,000-plus victims killed by exposure to toxins during the recovery effort....
23:13, 07/03/2019

O’Neill urges Congress to extend 9/11 aid at Luis Alvarez’s funeral NYPD Commissioner James O’Neill, speaking at Wednesday’s funeral for retired Detective Luis Alvarez, urged Congress to fulfill the dying wish of the 9/11 responder, who spent his final days on Capitol Hill fighting to replenish a vital fu...
23:13, 07/03/2019

Canelo Alvarez’s status is turning middleweight division into mess It’s getting a bit ridiculous, really. It wasn’t long ago that Saul “Canelo” Alvarez and Gennady “GGG” Golovkin met for what everyone considered the undisputed middleweight championship, one of boxing’s most prestigious titles. Today, you can’t be su...
12:26, 06/29/2019

Sunderland forced to pay Vélez Sarsfield £335,000 in Ricky Álvarez settlement • Argentinian club say they have been paid after legal wrangle• Player made 17 appearances after joining on loan from InterSunderland have paid out more than £335,000 to Vélez Sarsfield to settle their claim over Ricky Álvarez following a lengthy leg...
18:39, 08/14/2019

Boxing News at Five: What is a ‘franchise champion’ and why has the WBC made Canelo Alvarez one? In a baffling move the WBC make Jermall Charlo champion and Canelo Alvarez 'franchise' titlist. Terry Dooley tries to fathom it in today's Boxing News at Five The post Boxing News at Five: What is a ‘franchise champion’ and why has the WB...
19:26, 06/27/2019

Gov. Andrew Cuomo honors Det. Luis Alvarez in moving 9/11 ceremony Gov. Andrew Cuomo paid tribute Wednesday to the late NYPD Detective Luis Alvarez, who delivered stirring testimony urging Congress to permanently extend the Sept. 11 Victims Compensation Fund in June — just weeks before he died of 9/11-related ...
23:00, 09/11/2019

How much of a chance would you give Callum Smith in a fight against Canelo Alvarez? Our expert panel gives their take on Callum Smith vs Canelo Alvarez The post How much of a chance would you give Callum Smith in a fight against Canelo Alvarez? appeared first on Boxing News....
06:39, 06/06/2019

SI Swimsuit's Manuela Alvarez Hernandez says she’s grateful for getting a degree before modeling Manuela Alvarez Hernandez, a Florida International University graduate, didn’t think she would find herself posing in a skimpy bikini — but she did and it was quite the accomplishment....
13:00, 06/04/2019

Canelo Álvarez Seems To Have Lost Gennady Golovkin's Phone Number Middleweight champion Canelo Álvarez released a statement Wednesday announcing that, for the first time since 2015, he will not be fighting his traditional bout on Mexican Independence Day weekend in September. Álvarez—who’s generally a safe bet to b...
22:13, 07/17/2019

Canelo Alvarez sets foot on the path towards undisputed crown Canelo Alvarez eyes the ultimate prize as he and Danny Jacobs arrive in Las Vegas for their middleweight unification The post Canelo Alvarez sets foot on the path towards undisputed crown appeared first on Boxing News....
17:26, 05/01/2019

Canelo Alvarez stripped of IBF title, Oscar de la Hoya outraged Middleweight world champion Saul “Canelo” Alvarez was stripped of his 160-proud title on Thursday by the International Boxing Federation (IBF) after his promoters failed to agree to a deal for a bout against mandatory challenger Sergiy Derevyanchenko...
17:26, 08/03/2019

Daniel Jacobs has the biggest tool to beat Canelo Alvarez LAS VEGAS — When Saul “Canelo” Alvarez and Daniel Jacobs stood face-to-face at their weigh-in Friday afternoon, apparently there wasn’t enough room in T-Mobile Arena for both of their heads. In a battle for space they butted noggins. Then they began ...
12:00, 05/04/2019

Gennady Golovkin is done chasing Canelo Alvarez trilogy fight Gennady “GGG” Golovkin is done with Saul “Canelo” Alvarez. Done with chasing him for a third fight and done with the frustration of reliving their past two fights. “I was ready to fight in September,” Golovkin said of a proposed trilogy with Alvarez,...
06:52, 08/23/2019

New York says goodbye to Luis Alvarez, heroic 9/11 first responder felled by cancer Police officers, firefighters, EMTs and regular New Yorkers gathered to say goodbye Wednesday to 9/11 first responder Luis Alvarez.        ...
19:39, 07/03/2019

Luis Alvarez, NYPD detective who testified for healthcare for 9/11 first responders, has died at 53 Zach Gibson/Getty Images Luis Alvarez, a former New York City Police Department detective who appeared before Congress to push for health benefits for responders in the Sept. 11, 2001, terrorist attacks, died Saturday at the age of 53. Alvarez's fam...
23:26, 06/29/2019

9/11 first responder Luis Alvarez, who fought for victims' compensation, dies at 53 Luis Alvarez, a former New York Police Department detective who became a top champion of the 9/11 Victims Compensation Fund year, died Saturday.        ...
10:13, 06/30/2019

DAZN gets into ring with Canelo Alvarez-Daniel Jacobs mega-fight LAS VEGAS — Saturday night is a huge night for DAZN, the live streaming app that made its introduction in the United States a year ago and is trying to change how major boxing events are viewed. Saul “Canelo” Alvarez defending his middleweight champi...
12:00, 05/04/2019

Canelo Alvarez moving up two weight classes for Sergey Kovalev fight LAS VEGAS — Canelo Alvarez will move up to light heavyweight to take on Sergey Kovalev for a piece of the 175-pound title on Nov. 2 in Las Vegas. Alvarez, who currently holds titles at 160 pounds, will try to become a champion in his fourth weight cl...
22:52, 09/13/2019

Sergey Kovalev fights Anthony Yarde on Saturday -- is Canelo Alvarez next? A successful WBO light heavyweight title defense against Yarde on Saturday could lead Kovalev to a fight with Alvarez and the hefty payday that comes with it....
08:52, 08/23/2019

Canelo Alvarez outlasts Danny Jacobs in middleweight title fight LAS VEGAS — At least this time there shouldn’t be much complaining about a decision that went in favor of Saul “Canelo” Alvarez. Daniel “Miracle Man” Jacobs of Brooklyn fought with plenty of heart and determination. But it wasn’t enough to dethrone A...
11:39, 05/05/2019

Canelo Álvarez outpoints Daniel Jacobs to unify middleweight titles Álvarez wins decision by scores of 116-112 and 115-113 (twice)Canelo defeats Jacobs to unify middleweight titles – live!Canelo Álvarez won a close and uncontroversial decision over Daniel Jacobs in their hotly anticipated middleweight championship un...
09:13, 05/05/2019

Luis Alvarez, former NYPD Detective and 9/11 victims advocate, laid to rest The former NYPD detective Luis Alvarez's funeral was held on Wednesday in New York. The 53-year-old 9/11 victims advocate died due to cancer.        ...
19:39, 07/03/2019

Canelo Álvarez scaling two weight classes in bid for Sergey Kovalev's title Mexican to climb two divisions to fight Kovalev on 2 NovemberÁlvarez, 29, is coming off points win over Daniel Jacobs in MayCanelo Álvarez will move up two weight classes to challenge Sergey Kovalev for the WBO light heavyweight championship on 2 Nov...
20:13, 09/13/2019

Why Daniel Jacobs’ team is wary of judges for Canelo Alvarez bout LAS VEGAS — Team Jacobs said Tuesday it wants a “spotlight” shined on the three judges scoring Saturday night’s middleweight championship fight between Saul “Canelo” Alvarez of Mexico and Brooklyn’s Daniel Jacobs, and vowed to hold them accountable i...
13:00, 05/02/2019

Sept. 11 first responders advocate Luis Alvarez hailed as a hero at funeral A former New York City police detective who fought to extend health benefits for first responders to the Sept. 11, 2001 terror attacks up to the final days of his life was hailed as a hero at his funeral Wednesday....
01:52, 07/04/2019

Hero 9/11 first responder Luis Alvarez to receive posthumous key to the city after cancer death A funeral will be held Wednesday for the former New York City police detective who was a leader in the fight for the Sept. 11 Victim Compensation Fund, and he shall be given a hero’s goodbye....
06:26, 07/02/2019

Saul Alvarez Outpoints Daniel Jacobs To Unify Middleweight World Titles Saul Alvarez kept his World Boxing Council and World Boxing Association titles and seized Jacobs' International Boxing Federation belt in a bout that marked the Mexican's return to the middleweight......
18:13, 05/05/2019

Canelo Álvarez and Daniel Jacobs out to unify titles in Cinco de Mayo showdown The odd lack of buzz around Saturday’s middleweight unification fight is more at the feet of broadcaster DAZN than the matchup, which is one of the best that can be made todayCinco de Mayo weekend has for years been the closest thing on the boxing ca...
18:13, 05/04/2019

Canelo Álvarez defeats Daniel Jacobs to unify middleweight titles – live! Álvarez defeats Jacobs by unanimous decision to unify beltsJacobs to pay hefty fine after missing rehydration limit on SaturdaySend a tweet to Bryan at @BryanAGraham or email him 7.22am BST That’s all for tonight. Thanks as always for following along...
09:13, 05/05/2019

Nintendo is finally bringing Super Nintendo games to the Switch. Check out the full list of the first 20 games arriving Thursday. (NTDOY) Nintendo Nintendo is finally bringing its library of classic Super Nintendo games to the Nintendo Switch. Access to those games is tied to Nintendo's Online service, which costs $20 per year. The initial launch of Super Nintendo games on the Switch...
07:52, 09/07/2019

Xbox One free games news: Download these MASSIVE Xbox Live games from Microsoft today The latest Free Play Days games - yes plural! - will be going live later this weekend. Here's what you need to know about what you can download this weekend, and how....
19:13, 07/26/2019

Best PlayStation VR games: the best PSVR games around The PlayStation VR, which works with the PS4 and PS4 Pro, was released nearly three yyears ago. When it launched, it was the first good quality virtual reality headset experience you could try at home that didn't need a powerful PC to get it up-...
15:52, 06/21/2019

Some Of The Best Games Hidden Inside Other Games Sometimes when I’m playing a game and it ain’t great or I’m bored, I’ll wish I was playing something else. That usually means exiting the game and loading up a new video game. But there are some devs that have kindly tossed in a whole different game ...
08:39, 09/16/2019

Gennady Golovkin scores quick knockout of Steve Rolls; is third Canelo Alvarez fight next? Gennady Golovkin made quick work of Steve Rolls with a fourth-round KO to set up a possible third super-fight against Canelo Alvarez later this year.       ...
16:52, 06/09/2019

Two People Who Didn't Work At Telltale Games Say They're Bringing Back Telltale Games Telltale Games is back—well, at least the name is. A group of investors announced plans today to revive the iconic studio, which shut down last September, although with the company’s staff having scattered to the winds, this seems less like a revival...
02:00, 08/29/2019

Xbox Games with Gold July 2019: these are the free Xbox One games this month Looking for the latest Xbox Games with Gold titles? You've come to the right place.One of the main benefits of being an Xbox Live Gold subscriber is definitely the fact that each month you get access to a range of free games across the Xbox One ...
00:52, 07/02/2019

Boxing News at Five: Eubank Jnr keen to fight “drug cheat” Saunders, Derevyanchenko fears he will be ignored by Alvarez and Golovkin Chris Eubank Jnr says Billy Joe Saunders shouldn't hold a world title but will happily take it from him, and Sergiy Derevyanchenko plays the waiting game The post Boxing News at Five: Eubank Jnr keen to fight “drug cheat” Saunders, Derevyanchenko fea...
02:26, 07/13/2019

Boxing News at Five: Andrade emerges as frontrunner for Alvarez date, Khan says his future lies in Saudi Arabia Canelo Alvarez could face WBO champion Demetrius Andrade on September 14, and Amir Khan sounds happy to see out his career in Saudi Arabia The post Boxing News at Five: Andrade emerges as frontrunner for Alvarez date, Khan says his future lies in Sau...
23:00, 07/04/2019

A's rack up 25 hits, 6 HRs in 21-7 win over Astros Matt Olson and Sean Murphy both homered twice, and the Oakland Athletics tagged Wade Miley for seven runs in the first inning and scored a season high in a 21-7 rout of the Houston Astros on Tuesday....
10:26, 09/11/2019

Astros hit record 6 HRs in 2 innings, def. A's 15-0 Zack Greinke struck out five in six strong innings, Robinson Chirinos and Yordan Alvarez each homered twice as Houston hit a major league-record six home runs in the first two innings, and the high-scoring Astros routed the Oakland Athletics 15-0....
10:13, 09/10/2019

Red eye: Astros rail against MLB for schedule Outfielder Josh Reddick railed against MLB for scheduling the Astros for a night game in Anaheim ahead of Friday's home game against the Rangers. Said manager A.J. Hinch: "It'll be brutal."...
20:13, 07/19/2019

Dodgers rip 4 homers in 6-3 win over Phillies LOS ANGELES (AP) — Max Muncy, Joc Pederson, Corey Seager and Enriquè Hernàndez homered, powering the Los Angeles Dodgers to a 6-3 victory over the Philadelphia Phillies on Friday night in the opener of a series matching the National League’s tw...
07:26, 06/01/2019

Narváez homers in Mariners’ 9-2 win over A’s OAKLAND, Calif. (AP) — Omar Narváez hit a two-run homer, J.P. Crawford drove in three runs after coming off the injured list earlier in the day, and the Seattle Mariners beat the Oakland Athletics 9-2 on Friday night. Narváez finished with three hits...
08:39, 06/15/2019

Xbox Project Scarlett games: all the games confirmed and expected on the next Xbox Microsoft officially announced Xbox Project Scarlett during its E3 2019 keynote conference. It's real, and it's coming.Faster and capable of more advanced graphics than its predecessors, the next-generation hardware promises to be the ...
03:13, 07/24/2019

PS4 PS Plus Games SALE: PlayStation games going cheap in Sony Summer sale PlayStation Plus subscribers can save the most in Sony's Summer Sale. But even if you don't have PS Plus, there's loads of savings to be found in the new PlayStation sale....
15:00, 07/25/2019

Boxing News at Five: Golovkin and Derevyanchenko could fight for Alvarez’s IBF belt, Wilder hopes Ortiz is drug-free for rematch Saul 'Canelo' Alvarez could be about to lose another of his middleweight belts, and Deontay Wilder says it would be "selfish" if Luis Ortiz cheats again The post Boxing News at Five: Golovkin and Derevyanchenko could fight for Alvarez’s IBF belt, Wil...
05:00, 07/10/2019

How Vegas is looking at rotations of Yankees and Astros As the much-anticipated Houston Astros-New York Yankees series continues this weekend at the Stadium, bettors should already be thinking about starting pitching outlooks for the postseason. Houston and New York are virtual locks to make the playoffs ...
22:00, 06/21/2019

Yanks 4 HRs, win 6th in row 10-6; Astros lose 5th straight Gary Sánchez, Gleyber Torres and DJ LeMahieu homered in a hurry, connecting in a six-run fourth inning that powered the New York Yankees past the Houston Astros 10-6 for their sixth straight win       ...
06:13, 06/21/2019

Astros on a tear despite absence of Altuve Even after a loss to Boston snapped their 10-game winning streak, the Houston Astros have the best record and best run differential in the major leagues        ...
10:13, 05/20/2019

Astros prove again there is no such thing as a lock There is really no such thing as a sure thing. The Astros, who entered Wednesday night’s game as -520 favorites to the Tigers, lost 2-1. According to Sports Illustrated’s Jimmy Traina, Houston became the biggest MLB favorite to lose in the past 15 ye...
08:26, 08/22/2019

Leake tosses gem, Mariners hit 5 HRs in 14-1 win over Astros SEATTLE (AP) — Edwin Encarnacion capped Seattle’s seven-run sixth inning with a three-run homer, Mike Leake pitched his first complete game since 2015 and the Mariners stopped a four-game losing streak Wednesday night with a 14-1 rout of the Ho...
10:26, 06/06/2019

Astros' Correa has fractured rib, out 4-6 weeks Astros shortstop Carlos Correa, who is hitting .295 with 11 home runs and 35 RBIs this season, is expected to miss four to six weeks with a fractured rib....
19:52, 05/29/2019

Astros extend win streak to 6 with 8-1 win over Tigers DETROIT (AP) — Aledmys Diaz, Robinson Chirinos, Jake Marisnick and Alex Bregman homered for Houston, and the Astros beat the Detroit Tigers 8-1 on Monday night, extending their winning streak to six games. Brad Peacock (4-2) allowed a run and three h...
07:13, 05/14/2019

Cole fans 12 as Astros down Cubs 6-5 HOUSTON (AP) — Gerrit Cole tied a season high with 12 strikeouts in six solid innings and the Houston Astros reached Cole Hamels early and held on for a 6-5 win over the Chicago Cubs in the opener of an interleague series on Monday. Anthony Rizzo hit...
00:26, 05/28/2019

Correa’s RBI single in 9th gives Astros 4-3 win over Boston HOUSTON (AP) — Carlos Correa hit an RBI single in the ninth inning to give the Houston Astros a 4-3 victory over the Boston Red Sox on Saturday night. After Boston tied it in the top of the inning, Aledmys Diaz led off the bottom with a double to lef...
09:00, 05/26/2019

Astros use big 1st inning to hold off Mariners 4-2 Robinson Chirinos homered to cap a three-run first inning, Houston added an insurance run on a baffling play by Seattle's defense, and the Astros beat the Mariners 4-2 on Monday night for their sixth win in seven games     &...
07:26, 06/04/2019

MLB roundup: Four Astros combine to no-hit Mariners Four Houston Astros pitchers combined to no-hit the Seattle Mariners Saturday night in a 9-0 win in front of the home crowd, the second time the Mariners have been victims of a combined no-hitter this season....
11:39, 08/04/2019

The Astros badly want to trade for one of these pitchers Two years ago, the Astros pulled off the coup of the trade season by landing Justin Verlander moments before the old Aug. 31 deadline. Now, they may be hoping to pull another fast one on their rivals. Houston badly wants to come away with Madison Bum...
00:39, 07/31/2019

MLB roundup: Astros top Red Sox for 10th straight win Tyler White capped a five-run first inning with a two-run double, and Josh James delivered three scoreless innings of relief as the Houston Astros defeated the host Boston Red Sox 7-3 on Saturday at Fenway Park to extend their winning streak to 10....
10:52, 05/19/2019

Braves' Acuna third 21-year-old with 40 homers Ronald Acuna Jr. of the Atlanta Braves has become only the third player in baseball history to hit 40 homers in a season while 21 years old or younger....
22:52, 09/19/2019

Young Yaz homers in Fenway debut San Francisco Giants outfielder Mike Yastrzemski homered Tuesday in his first game at Fenway Park, the former home venue of his grandfather, Hall of Famer Carl Yastrzemski....
07:52, 09/18/2019

Holt homers in 9th to lift Red Sox to 5-4 win vs Padres Brock Holt homered on All-Star closer Kirby Yates' first pitch of the ninth inning to lift the Boston Red Sox to a 5-4 victory against the San Diego Padres       ...
13:00, 08/25/2019

MLB roundup: Syndergaard homers in 1-0 shutout Noah Syndergaard did it all for the New York Mets on Thursday afternoon, as the right-hander tossed a four-hitter and produced the game's only run with a third-inning homer in a 1-0 win over the visiting Cincinnati Reds....
06:26, 05/03/2019

Aaron Judge’s value to Yankees is so much more than homers SEATTLE — This is a Yankees truth: When Aaron Judge is going well, everything seems better around the team. The mood is brighter. There is more of a sense of ferocity to the lineup. Just a lot more smiles around the ballclub. There is a special energ...
15:13, 08/28/2019

For the Yankees, 6 Homers and a 6-Run Lead Aren’t Enough Jordy Mercer capped a six-run comeback with a game-winning single off Chance Adams in the ninth inning, as the Tigers overcame another onslaught by the Yankees in a 12-11 victory on Tuesday night....
08:53, 09/11/2019

Minor 11 Ks, Rangers 5 homers in 10-9 win over Mariners Asdrúbal Cabrera hit two of the five Texas homers, Mike Minor struck out 11 over six innings and the Rangers beat the Seattle Mariners 10-9 in a series opener        ...
05:39, 05/21/2019

Dodgers outslug Cubs with 4 homers to win 7-3 LOS ANGELES (AP) — Cody Bellinger, Max Muncy and David Freese hit two-run homers to back Clayton Kershaw as the Los Angeles Dodgers beat the Chicago Cubs 7-3 Thursday night in the opener of a four-game series. The NL West-leading Dodgers rallied from...
09:00, 06/14/2019

Tellez homers twice as Jays dump Red Sox 10-3 Marcus Stroman has been saddled with little run support in most of his starts this season. Rowdy Tellez made sure that wasn't the case Tuesday night....
14:13, 05/22/2019

Marlins minor leaguer Eddy Alvarez won silver medal as speed skater at 2014 Olympics. Now he's close to majors Miami Marlins minor leaguer Eddy Alvarez, who has spent the year at Class AAA New Orleans, won a speedskating silver medal at the Sochi Olympics.       ...
03:00, 08/30/2019

Boxing News at Five: Saunders is sick of hearing the “bulls**t excuses” of Golovkin and Alvarez, and Parker vs. Chisora could land in Saudi Arabia Billy Joe Saunders joins Matchroom and calls out all the big guns, and Joseph Parker and Dereck Chisora could be heading for Saudi Arabia later this year The post Boxing News at Five: Saunders is sick of hearing the “bulls**t excuses” of Golovkin and...
20:52, 08/13/2019

MLB roundup: Cubs' win over Astros marred by fan's injury Kyle Hendricks pitched eight effective innings, Kyle Schwarber and Kris Bryant homered, and the visiting Chicago Cubs averted a series sweep at the hands of the Houston Astros with a 2-1 interleague victory Wednesday....
13:39, 05/30/2019

Verlander allows 1 hit in 7 innings, Astros beat Rangers 3-0 Justin Verlander pitched one-hit ball for seven dominant innings, right fielder Josh Reddick made another leaping catch and the Houston Astros beat the Texas Rangers 3-0        ...
07:00, 05/11/2019

Correa's RBI single in 9th gives Astros 4-3 win over Boston Carlos Correa hit an RBI single in the ninth inning to give the Houston Astros a 4-3 victory over the Boston Red Sox        ...
13:13, 05/26/2019

Bregman, Astros beat Mariners 11-5 for 5th straight win SEATTLE (AP) — Alex Bregman had two hits and three RBIs, and seven other Astros drove in at least one run as Houston beat the Seattle Mariners 11-5 Tuesday night for its fifth straight win. Despite playing without Jose Altuve, George Springer and Car...
11:13, 06/05/2019

Astros stunned in historic upset at sportsbooks Despite closing as +435 underdogs at Caesars Sportsbook and managing only two hits off Justin Verlander, the Tigers pulled off the largest upset in the majors over the past 15 years....
12:26, 08/22/2019

MLB notebook: Astros' Sanchez set for shoulder surgery Houston Astros right-hander Aaron Sanchez will undergo season-ending shoulder surgery next week, general manager Jeff Luhnow told reporters Thursday....
08:00, 09/06/2019

Astros lead way with 6 All-Stars; Dodgers among clubs with 4 Justin Verlander, Gerrit Cole and four of their Houston Astros teammates will lead the American League squad at the All-Star Game in Cleveland on July 9       ...
00:39, 07/01/2019

Reddick, Miley lead Astros to 4-2 win over Rangers HOUSTON (AP) — Josh Reddick hit the tiebreaking RBI single and preserved Houston’s lead with a leaping grab over the wall in right field, and Wade Miley struck out seven in six solid innings as the Astros beat the Texas Rangers 4-2 Thursday for...
07:39, 05/10/2019

LEADING OFF: Marlins streak the right way, Sale vs Astros LEADING OFF: Marlins streaking in right direction, Sale faces Astros again, Orioles finally return to Coors Field        ...
01:13, 05/24/2019

Marisnick's bat, glove help Astros top Sale, Red Sox 4-3 Jake Marisnick homered early off Chris Sale, then made two dazzling defensive plays in center field to help the Houston Astros beat the mistake-prone Boston Red Sox 4-3 on Friday night        ...
06:13, 05/25/2019

MLB roundup: Astros top Angels; Lucroy sent to hospital Yuli Gurriel ran his hitting streak to 11 games with a game-tying grand slam, and George Springer delivered a walk-off hit in the 10th inning as the host Houston Astros claimed a wild 11-10 victory Sunday over the Los Angeles Angels in the rubber mat...
12:26, 07/08/2019

MLB roundup: Verlander, Astros dominate White Sox Justin Verlander carried a no-hitter into the seventh inning, and Michael Brantley keyed a four-run uprising in the fifth with an opposite-field double to left as the Houston Astros claimed a 5-1 victory over the visiting Chicago White Sox on Tuesday...
11:13, 05/22/2019

Astros put AL HR leader Springer on injured list Astros right fielder George Springer has been placed on the 10-day injured list with a left hamstring strain after he hurt himself chasing a pop foul during Friday's game....
00:00, 05/26/2019

MLB notebook: Astros place OF Springer (hamstring) on IL The Houston Astros put star outfielder George Springer on the 10-day injured list on Saturday, a day after he strained his left hamstring while chasing a foul ball....
07:00, 05/26/2019

MLB roundup: Astros' Verlander no-hits Jays Houston Astros right-hander Justin Verlander threw a no-hitter Sunday in a 2-0 win over the host Toronto Blue Jays, becoming one of just six major league pitchers with three or more no-hitters....
13:26, 09/02/2019

Giolito throws 4-hit gem, White Sox blank Astros 4-0 HOUSTON (AP) — Lucas Giolito pitched a four-hitter for his first major league shutout, rookie Eloy Jiménez hit his third homer in two games and the Chicago White Sox beat the Houston Astros 4-0 on Thursday night. Yoán Moncada had an RBI double and Ti...
08:13, 05/24/2019

Verlander strikes out 12, Astros beat Rangers 4-3 Justin Verlander struck out 12 in six solid innings, four Houston players hit solo home runs and the Astros held on to beat the Texas Rangers 4-3       ...
06:26, 07/20/2019

MLB notebook: Astros lose Springer to injury Houston Astros All-Star outfielder George Springer will miss Monday's game and is day-to-day with lower back stiffness, manager AJ Hinch said after Sunday's 4-3 loss to the Boston Red Sox....
13:00, 05/20/2019

MLB roundup: Verlander, Astros stifle Rangers Justin Verlander allowed one hit over seven strong innings, and the Houston Astros belted three solo homers while overcoming an injury to star Jose Altuve to beat the visiting Texas Rangers 3-0 on Friday night for their third consecutive victory....
10:00, 05/11/2019

All-Star starters revealed: Astros lead with three Alex Bregman, the runaway All-Star winner at third base for the American League, will be joined in the starting lineup by fellow Astros George Springer and Michael Brantley....
05:39, 06/28/2019

Twins vs. Astros: The two starters make this an Under play Going into May, the Minnesota Twins were the third-most profitable team in the American League for those who bet the money line on every one of their games and are looking to get a great start from their ace on Thursday. Jose Berrios has some of the ...
21:13, 05/02/2019

Correa, Astros top Cards 8-2; Goldschmidt HR in 6th straight Carlos Correa hit his first career grand slam and the Houston Astros withstood yet another home run by Paul Goldschmidt, beating the St. Louis Cardinals 8-2       ...
08:26, 07/28/2019

Brantley, Peacock help Astros blank Royals HOUSTON (AP) — Michael Brantley homered twice, Brad Peacock pitched seven innings and Josh James completed the three-hitter in Houston’s 9-0 win over the Kansas City Royals on Wednesday night. Peacock (3-2) allowed three hits and set a career h...
05:52, 05/09/2019

Astros vs. White Sox: Wade Miley will get it done for Houston “Punk-ass b—-es from the right call me ‘Fredo.’ My name is Chris Cuomo. Fredo was from ‘The Godfather.’ He was a weak brother. It’s a f—ing insult to your people. It’s like the N-word for us.” This is CNN! TV “kiss of death” for Cuomo? Do...
23:26, 08/14/2019

Reds rally for 2 in 9th, win 3-2 for rare sweep of Astros Nick Senzel singled home the tying run with two outs in the ninth, and Jesse Winker followed with an RBI single Wednesday afternoon as the Cincinnati Reds rallied for a 3-2 victory and a rare sweep of the Houston Astros      ...
22:13, 06/19/2019

All Aces: Astros get Greinke in trade with Diamondbacks The Houston Astros have acquired ace Zack Greinke, adding another All-Star to a formidable rotation that already included Justin Verlander and Gerrit Cole.       ...
01:00, 08/01/2019

Chirinos has RBI in 11th to lift Astros over Orioles 4-3 HOUSTON (AP) — Robinson Chirinos hit an RBI double with two outs in the 11th inning to lift the Houston Astros to a 4-3 win over the Baltimore Orioles on Friday night. Yuli Gurriel singled with one out in the 11th before Chirinos hit a line drive to ...
06:39, 06/08/2019

Cole’s 12 Ks, Díaz’s slam help Astros top Rangers 11-4 HOUSTON (AP) — Gerrit Cole struck out a season-high 12, Aledmys Díaz hit a grand slam while starting in place of injured star Jose Altuve and the Houston Astros beat the Texas Rangers 11-4 Saturday night. Altuve sat out a night after straining his le...
06:39, 05/12/2019

MLB notebook: Astros SS Correa returns from rib injury Astros standout shortstop Carlos Correa was activated off the 60-day injured list prior to Houston's Friday night road game against the St. Louis Cardinals....
04:13, 07/27/2019

MLB roundup: Yanks continue HR streak, down Astros Gary Sanchez, Gleyber Torres and DJ LeMahieu homered in the bottom of the fourth inning as the New York Yankees connected for the 23rd consecutive game and recorded a 10-6 victory over the Houston Astros on Thursday night at Yankee Stadium in the ope...
13:00, 06/21/2019

Report: Astros trade 1B White to Dodgers The Houston Astros traded first baseman Tyler White to the Los Angeles Dodgers for minor league right-hander Andre Scrubb, The Athletic reported Thursday....
22:13, 07/25/2019

MLB roundup: Chirinos delivers as Astros walk off O's in 11 Robinson Chirinos delivered a walk-off double with two outs in the 11th inning, as the Houston Astros rallied for a 4-3 victory over the Baltimore Orioles in the opener of this three-game series Friday at Minute Maid Park....
12:00, 06/08/2019

Yankees beat skidding Astros 4-1 for 7th straight win Gary Sánchez and Gleyber Torres each homered for the third game in a row and the New York Yankees beat Houston 4-1 for their seventh straight victory. The Astros have lost six in a row.       ...
06:13, 06/22/2019

James Paxton gives Yankees a look at their best Astros answer That guy would have a fighting chance against the Astros. That guy showed some resiliency. Any chance that guy will be wearing a Yankees uniform in October? Yankee Stadium rocked Friday night once Gleyber Torres crushed a first-inning grand slam, and...
09:00, 08/03/2019

Marte homers, Diamondbacks sweep Giants SAN FRANCISCO (AP) — Ketel Marte homered for the third time in three games, Eduardo Escobar had three hits, and the Arizona Diamondbacks tied a franchise record for scoring in a three-game series as they beat the San Francisco Giants 6-2 Sunday to fi...
02:00, 05/27/2019

Tatis homers twice, Padres win third straight vs. Dodgers Fernando Tatis Jr. hit two home runs, and Joey Lucchesi pitched into the seventh inning as the San Diego Padres earned a 5-3 victory Sunday while handing the Los Angeles Dodgers their first three-game home losing streak this season....
03:26, 07/08/2019

Dodgers break NL record for homers in a season The Los Angeles Dodgers broke the National League record for home runs in a season thanks to Joc Pederson's pair of homers against the Colorado Rockies on Wednesday night....
07:00, 09/05/2019

Moreland homers, has 3 RBIs to help Red Sox beat Orioles 8-5 BALTIMORE (AP) — Mitch Moreland hit a three-run homer and J.D. Martinez and Xander Bogaerts also connected to help the Boston Red Sox beat the Baltimore Orioles 8-5 on Tuesday night. After having their run of six straight games with a long ball snapp...
05:00, 05/08/2019

Turner homers again as Nationals beat White Sox 12-1 Trea Turner homered in the second straight game and had three hits, Aníbal Sánchez pitched into the seventh and the Washington Nationals beat the Chicago White Sox 12-1 on Monday       ...
06:13, 06/11/2019

Dodgers slug 7 homers in 16-9 victory over Rockies Joc Pederson homered twice and drove in five runs before running into the right-field wall on a spectacular catch in the fifth inning, Gavin Lux scored three runs in his major-league debut, and the Los Angeles Dodgers routed the Colorado Rockies 16-9...
17:39, 09/03/2019

Tatis Jr. homers to lead Padres to 5-1 win over Giants Rookie Fernando Tatis Jr. hit a two-run home run one pitch after diving out of the way of a knockdown pitch and the San Diego Padres beat the San Francisco Giants 5-1 Saturday night to snap an eight-game home losing streak     &#...
08:26, 07/28/2019

Blackmon homers twice, Rockies beat Padres 10-7 DENVER (AP) — Charlie Blackmon homered twice, Antonio Senzatela pitched effectively into the seventh inning and the Colorado Rockies hung on to beat the San Diego Padres 10-7 on Sunday. Raimel Tapia had three hits, including a two-run homer, and pinc...
03:00, 05/13/2019

Kipnis homers twice, Indians hammer Orioles 14-7 CLEVELAND (AP) — Jason Kipnis homered twice and drove in a career-high six runs as the Cleveland Indians hammered the Baltimore Orioles 14-7 in the opener of a four-game series Thursday night. Kipnis hit a solo shot in the first inning, a three-run h...
06:26, 05/17/2019

MLB roundup: Cards' DeJong blasts 3 homers Paul DeJong went 4-for-4 with three homers, a double and five RBIs, and the St. Louis Cardinals outslugged the Pittsburgh Pirates 14-8 Wednesday night....
11:00, 07/25/2019

Mike Yaz homers in first game at Fenway Park Giants outfielder Mike Yastrzemski, the grandson of Red Sox great Carl Yastrzemski, said playing at Fenway on Tuesday "isn't just special for me. This is special for anyone who saw my grandfather play."...
05:26, 09/18/2019

MLB roundup: Bryant hits three homers in Cubs' win Chicago's Kris Bryant slugged three home runs and drove in five runs, and the Cubs hit six homers in a 14-6 rout of the host Washington Nationals on Friday....
15:13, 05/18/2019

Bell hits 2 of Pirates’ 4 homers in 7-2 win vs Padres SAN DIEGO (AP) — Josh Bell homered twice and drove in four, rookie Bryan Reynolds connected for the second straight night and the Pittsburgh Pirates beat the San Diego Padres 7-2 on Saturday. Padres rookie left-hander Nick Margevicius (2-5) allowed f...
06:52, 05/19/2019

Yankees hit four homers to beat Orioles in Game 1 Didi Gregorius and Gleyber Torres hit early homers as the New York Yankees went deep two more times against the Baltimore Orioles in an 8-5 victory Monday afternoon in the opener of a day-night doubleheader at Yankee Stadium....
01:00, 08/13/2019

Lagares homers twice as Mets cap sweep of D-backs Juan Lagares had the biggest game of his major league career Thursday afternoon, when the longest-tenured member of the New York Mets homered twice and finished with six RBIs as the surging Mets completed a four-game sweep of the visiting Arizona Dia...
01:39, 09/13/2019

Machado homers to back Lucchesi in Padres’ 2-0 win SAN DIEGO (AP) — Manny Machado homered and doubled a few hours after appealing a one-game suspension handed down by MLB, and left-hander Joey Lucchesi threw seven brilliant innings in a combined four-hitter to lead the San Diego Padres over the Milwa...
09:26, 06/18/2019

Drury homers to lift Blue Jays over Red Sox Brandon Drury hit a tiebreaking two-run homer and Jacob Waguespack pitched five-plus solid innings in his return to the majors as the Toronto Blue Jays defeated the Boston Red Sox 6-3 on Wednesday....
04:52, 07/04/2019

MLB roundup: Pirates' Bell hits three homers All-Star Josh Bell homered three times and drove in seven runs as the Pittsburgh Pirates pounded out 23 hits Monday and pummeled the visiting Chicago Cubs 18-5....
20:13, 07/02/2019

Twins shatter another record: Fastest to 200 homers CHICAGO — The slugging Minnesota Twins set another record Friday night. The players are enjoying the show. Nelson Cruz went deep for the seventh time during a five-game homer streak, and the Twins became the fastest team to 200 homers in major league...
12:13, 07/27/2019

Mariners belt 3 homers, beat Athletics 4-3 SEATTLE (AP) — Daniel Vogelbach, Tim Beckham and Mitch Haniger homered, Roenis Elias pitched out of a bases-loaded jam and the Mariners beat the Oakland Athletics 4-3 Tuesday night. Haniger’s deep two-run shot into the second deck in left field...
08:52, 05/15/2019

Swanson homers twice as Braves beat Cardinals 5-2 ST. LOUIS (AP) — Dansby Swanson homered twice and Freddie Freeman also connected, helping Mike Foltynewicz and the Atlanta Braves beat the St. Louis Cardinals 5-2 on Friday night. Swanson drove Miles Mikolas’ first pitch of the sixth inning ove...
08:13, 05/25/2019

Nationals hit 4 straight homers in 8th to stun Padres 5-2 SAN DIEGO (AP) — Howie Kendrick, Trea Turner, Adam Eaton and Anthony Rendon hit consecutive home runs off Craig Stammen with one out in the eighth inning and Stephen Strasburg beat his hometown team again as the Washington Nationals defeated the San ...
02:00, 06/10/2019

Kepler homers in 5 straight at-bats vs. Bauer Max Kepler connected for home runs his first two times up Saturday night against Trevor Bauer, giving the Minnesota outfielder five homers in his past five at-bats against the Cleveland right-hander....
06:52, 07/14/2019

Max Kepler hits 3 homers for Twins vs Indians CLEVELAND (AP) — Max Kepler has homered three times against the Cleveland Indians. Kepler, who entered Thursday night’s game in an 0-for-21 slump, connected in the first, third and seventh innings off Indians starter Trevor Bauer. Kepler walked...
03:26, 06/07/2019

MLB roundup: Yaz belts three homers in Giants' 11-inning win Mike Yastrzemski hit three home runs, including a solo shot on the first pitch of the 11th inning, as the San Francisco Giants outlasted the Arizona Diamondbacks 10-9 Friday night in Phoenix in a wild game that featured 12 homers....
15:52, 08/17/2019

Gallo homers twice as Rangers sweep Tigers Joey Gallo blasted a pair of solo homers, and the visiting Texas Rangers completed a three-game sweep of the Detroit Tigers with a 3-1 triumph on Thursday....
06:13, 06/28/2019

Padres hit 3 homers to back Lucchesi in 5-2 win vs Marlins SAN DIEGO (AP) — Franmil Reyes, Hunter Renfroe and Ian Kinsler homered, and left-hander Joey Lucchesi combined with two relievers on a four-hitter for his first victory in six starts to lead the San Diego Padres to a 5-2 victory against the Miami Mar...
07:26, 06/01/2019

Kreidler homers twice to lead UCLA to 11-6 win over Baylor LOS ANGELES (AP) — Ryan Kreidler drove in three runs and hit one of UCLA’s four home runs as the Bruins eliminated Baylor 11-6 on Sunday in an elimination game at the Los Angeles Regional. Kreidler’s two-run homer in the sixth gave UCLA a...
04:00, 06/03/2019

MLB roundup: Brewers’ Arcia homers twice in win over Pirates Orlando Arcia hit his second two-run homer of the game in the 13th inning to give the visiting Milwaukee Brewers a 12-10 win over the Pittsburgh Pirates on Saturday....
09:26, 06/02/2019

Olson homers twice, leads Athletics over Angels 7-2 ANAHEIM, Calif. (AP) — Matt Olson hit two home runs, Mike Fiers remained unbeaten in his last 10 starts and the Oakland Athletics defeated the Los Angeles Angels 7-2 Friday night. It is Olson’s first multihomer game this season and the fifth of...
10:13, 06/29/2019

Twins tie team record with 8 homers in 16-7 win over Angels ANAHEIM, Calif. (AP) — Miguel Sano and Jonathan Schoop each hit two of Minnesota’s franchise record-tying eight home runs and the Twins hammered Matt Harvey and the Los Angeles Angels 16-7 Thursday. C.J. Cron homered, doubled twice and singled ...
03:00, 05/24/2019

MLB roundup: Phils, Rockies hit walk-off homers Sean Rodriguez led off the bottom of the 11th inning with a home run to give the Philadelphia Phillies a 6-5 win over the visiting Pittsburgh Pirates on Monday night....
10:52, 08/27/2019

Yankees Greet Padres Rookie With Two Homers Right Off the Bat It was the 10th time in franchise history the Yankees began a game with back-to-back homers, and they came off Chris Paddack, who entered the game with a 1.93 E.R.A....
04:13, 05/30/2019

Bogaerts homers, Red Sox beat White Sox 6-3 in rain Xander Bogaerts hit a two-run homer, David Price struck out nine and the Red Sox beat the White Sox 6-3 on a rainy night at Fenway Park       ...
07:26, 06/26/2019

MLB notebook: Nationals slug 8 homers against Brewers The Washington Nationals capped off a productive week on offense by slugging a franchise-record-tying eight home runs in a 16-8 rout of the visiting Milwaukee Brewers on Sunday afternoon....
09:00, 08/19/2019

Jeff McNeil may add new nickname as homers keep coming PITTSBURGH — Pete Alonso was running around with a Jeff McHits T-shirt on the other day. When asked about McNeil’s prowess against the Pirates after Sunday’s 13-2 wipeout by the Mets at PNC Park, Alonso smiled and offered some other T-shirt suggestio...
14:39, 08/05/2019

Ohtani homers off Kikuchi in Angels’ 12-3 win over Seattle ANAHEIM, Calif. (AP) — Shohei Ohtani homered and singled in his first three major league at-bats against countryman Yusei Kikuchi, leading the Los Angeles Angels to a 12-3 victory over the Seattle Mariners on Saturday night. Ohtani’s fourth-inn...
13:26, 06/09/2019

Seminoles hit 6 homers to beat Florida Atlantic 13-7 ATHENS, Ga. (AP) — Tim Becker and Drew Mendoza each hit two home runs and drove in four runs to lead Florida State to a 13-7 win over Florida Atlantic in the opening game of the NCAA Athens regional on Friday. Florida State (37-21) hit six homers and...
23:13, 05/31/2019

Odorizzi, two more homers give Twins 7-0 win over White Sox Jake Odorizzi allowed one hit in 5 1/3 scoreless innings, and Eddie Rosario and Max Kepler each hit three-run homers as the Minnesota Twins completed a sweep of the Chicago White Sox with a 7-0 win on Sunday afternoon.      ...
00:26, 05/27/2019

Braves use homers, better bullpen to beat Ryu, Dodgers 4-3 Josh Donaldson and Adam Duvall hit consecutive homers off Hyun-Jin Ryu to stir the largest crowd in SunTrust Park's 3-year history, and the faulty Atlanta bullpen redeemed itself for a change in the Atlanta Braves' 4-3 victory over the Los ...
07:52, 08/18/2019

Kepler homers in five straight at-bats vs. Bauer Max Kepler connected for home runs his first two times up Saturday night against Trevor Bauer, giving the Minnesota outfielder five homers in his past five at-bats against the Cleveland right-hander....
20:52, 07/14/2019

Yankees bash four more homers to whip Mariners SEATTLE — The straws that are stirring the Yankees toward an AL East title for the first time in seven years are made out of maple and ash. When the Yankees clinch the AL East next month, the biggest reason will be the home run for a team that has be...
05:13, 08/29/2019

Bell, Dickerson lead Pirates to 14-2 rout of Astros Josh Bell hit his 21st homer, Corey Dickerson had four hits and three RBIs, and rookie Dario Agrazal threw six strong innings to earn his first major league win as the Pittsburgh Pirates routed the Houston Astros 14-2      &...
06:26, 06/27/2019

Astros beat Athletics 6-4 in 12 innings for 3-game sweep OAKLAND, Calif. (AP) — Rookie Myles Straw had three hits, three stolen bases and scored the go-ahead run on Michael Brantley’s single in the 12th inning to help the Houston Astros complete their second three-game sweep of the season against the...
04:00, 06/03/2019

Astros star George Springer punished for slurring ump Houston Astros star George Springer reportedly faced punishment for a foul-mouthed tirade in which he apparently called an umpire a “f—–g c——-r.” Springer’s meltdown occurred April 23 in a game against the Minnesota Twins. Ins...
18:26, 05/05/2019

Gurriel hits 2nd straight game-winner, Astros down M’s in 10 HOUSTON (AP) — Yuli Gurriel doubled in the 10th inning for his second straight last at-bat game winner, lifting the Houston Astros to a 6-5 win over the Seattle Mariners on Saturday night. The Astros hadn’t scored since putting up five runs in ...
08:13, 06/30/2019

Astros roll past Red Sox for 10th straight victory BOSTON — The Houston Astros are sending an early message to the rest of baseball. They’re playing and sounding like they’re the best. Tyler White’s two-run double capped a five-run first inning, Josh Reddick hit a solo homer and the...
12:26, 05/19/2019

Astros place AL home run leader George Springer on IL HOUSTON — The Houston Astros placed outfielder George Springer on the 10-day injured list Saturday with a left hamstring strain, but could be close to getting star second baseman Jose Altuve back from injury. Houston general manager Jeff Luhnow said ...
03:52, 05/26/2019

MLB roundup: Brewers power past Astros in 14th Mike Moustakas slugged the Brewers' fourth home run of the night with one out in the 14th inning, a two-run shot that led Milwaukee to a 6-3 win over the host Houston Astros on Wednesday....
09:39, 06/13/2019

Astros Offer Yankees a Potential Glimpse of the Postseason Houston was missing two of its best hitters for this series. But Justin Verlander was on the mound Sunday and the Astros won the season series between the teams....
02:26, 06/24/2019

Hendricks helps Cubs avoid sweep with 2-1 win over Astros HOUSTON (AP) — Kyle Hendricks pitched eight strong innings, Kyle Schwarber homered for the second straight game and Kris Bryant added a solo shot in his return to the lineup to help the Chicago Cubs avoid a sweep with a 2-1 win over the Houston Astro...
06:00, 05/30/2019

Straw’s 3B in 14th lifts Astros over pesky Mariners 8-7 SEATTLE (AP) — Myles Straw led off the 14th inning with a triple and scored on Yuli Gurriel’s sacrifice fly, and the Houston Astros outlasted the pesky Seattle Mariners 8-7 Thursday night in the longest game of the season by innings for both te...
07:00, 06/07/2019

Attorney: Girl hit during Astros game had skull fracture An attorney for the family of a 2-year-old struck by a foul ball during a game last month between the Chicago Cubs and Houston Astros says the girl suffered a skull fracture       ...
23:39, 06/26/2019

Castillo pitches two-hit ball into 7th, Reds beat Astros 3-2 CINCINNATI (AP) — Nick Senzel returned from an eye injury and drove in a pair of runs Monday night, Luis Castillo pitched two-hit ball into the seventh inning, and the Cincinnati Reds held on for a 3-2 victory over the Houston Astros. The Reds got th...
05:52, 06/18/2019

Gurriel’s homer in 10th lifts Astros to 2-1 win over Seattle HOUSTON (AP) — Yuli Gurriel hit a game-ending home run in the 10th inning and the Houston Astros beat the Seattle Mariners 2-1 on Friday night. Gurriel hit a 2-2 pitch from Matt Festa (0-2) off the facade in left field for his eighth homer. Houston&#...
10:13, 06/29/2019

Fisher’s homer leads Astros past Athletics 3-2 OAKLAND, Calif. (AP) — Derek Fisher hit a tiebreaking homer to lead off the eighth inning for his first long ball of the season and the short-handed Houston Astros rallied for a 3-2 victory over the Oakland Athletics on Friday night. The Astros trail...
07:26, 06/01/2019

Astros’ Altuve likely headed to injured list with hamstring HOUSTON (AP) — Astros star Jose Altuve seems likely to end up on the 10-day injured list after straining his left hamstring Friday. Houston manager AJ Hinch said Saturday he’s “not optimistic” the 2017 AL MVP can avoid an IL stint. ...
06:39, 05/12/2019

Astros start fast; beat Red Sox 7-3 for 10th straight win BOSTON (AP) — Tyler White’s two-run double capped a five-run first inning, Josh Reddick hit a solo homer and the Houston Astros kept rolling, beating the Boston Red Sox 7-3 Saturday night for their 10th straight victory. Michael Brantley had th...
06:52, 05/19/2019

Astros' Carlos Correa back from injured list Star shortstop Carlos Correa returned to the Houston Astros' starting lineup Friday against the St. Louis Cardinals after missing 50 games due to a rib injury....
22:00, 07/27/2019

Cole strikes out 12, Bregman HR lifts Astros over Tigers 6-3 Gerrit Cole struck out 12 over seven scoreless innings, Alex Bregman homered and the Houston Astros beat the Detroit Tigers 6-3       ...
08:26, 08/23/2019

Chapman, Canha back Bassitt in A's 8-4 win over Astros Matt Chapman doubled among his three hits and Mark Canha had two hits and three RBIs to back Chris Bassitt's six solid innings, and the Oakland Athletics beat the Houston Astros 8-4       ...
05:00, 08/18/2019

Urquidy dominates struggling Rangers in Astros' 6-1 win José Urquidy threw seven dominant innings for his first major league win and Yuli Gurriel hit a three-run homer, sending the Houston Astros to a 6-1 victory over the skidding Texas Rangers       ...
06:39, 07/21/2019

Astros’ Justin Verlander throws his third career no-hitter TORONTO — Justin Verlander pitched his third career no-hitter, punctuating a dominant season by striking out 14 to lead the Astros past the Blue Jays 2-0 on Sunday. Verlander is just the sixth pitcher in major league history to throw at least three n...
02:39, 09/02/2019

Astros pitchers combine for no-hitter -- with Nolan Ryan there to see it Aaron Sanchez looked like a reinvented pitcher in his Houston debut, throwing six stellar innings to start the Astros on a combined no-hitter Saturday night in their 9-0 victory over the Seattle Mariners....
11:00, 08/05/2019

Astros' Marisnick suspended for plate collision with Lucroy Houston Astros outfielder Jake Marisnick was suspended for two games by Major League Baseball on Thursday for his violent home plate collision with Los Angeles Angels catcher Jonathan Lucroy before the All-Star break....
13:52, 07/12/2019

Opinion: Astros save MLB trade deadline from being an all-time dud In what was emerging as the dullest and most pathetic trade deadlines in ages, the Astros stepped up and seized the moment, grabbing Zack Greinke.       ...
01:00, 08/01/2019

Springer and Altuve homer to lead Astros over Athletics 4-2 Jose Altuve and George Springer both hit two-run homers to back up another solid start by Justin Verlander and give the Houston Astros a 4-2 win over the Oakland Athletics on Wednesday       ...
00:39, 07/25/2019

TKO to the chin: Astros' Bregman out after grounder to face All-Star infielder Alex Bregman left Houston's game at Texas after groundball bounced up and hit him on the chin       ...
04:13, 07/12/2019

Astros become latest MLB team to extend stadium netting HOUSTON — The Houston Astros will extend the protective netting at Minute Maid Park to cover more of the seating area, joining other teams that have taken safety measures after foul balls injured fans. The team announced Thursday that the extended ne...
06:26, 08/09/2019

Springer, Bregman propel Astros to 6-2 victory over Angels George Springer and Alex Bregman homered, Wade Miley pitched two-run ball into the sixth inning and the Houston Astros beat the Los Angeles Angels 6-2       ...
06:52, 07/19/2019

Astros with 2 in 11th beat Texas 7-6, avoid 3rd loss in row Springer scores go-ahead run from first on Altuve's two-out double in 11th inning and Astros beat Rangers 7-6       ...
15:39, 07/14/2019

MLB roundup: Astros hammer six home runs to rout M's Rookie Yordan Alvarez slugged the first of Houston's season-high six home runs as the Astros bashed their way to a 10-2 victory over the visiting Seattle Mariners on Friday....
09:00, 08/03/2019

How the Astros’ deadline splash is changing the futures market LAS VEGAS — Wednesday’s MLB trade deadline has come and gone but its repercussions very well could continue to be felt deep into October. The blockbuster that fans, media, and not to mention bettors and bookmakers, were waiting for came late that aft...
20:39, 08/02/2019

MLB roundup: Twins' Odorizzi outduels Astros' Verlander Ehire Adrianza homered, and Jake Odorizzi pitched seven shutout innings to outduel Justin Verlander as the Minnesota Twins edged the Houston Astros 1-0 on Monday night in Minneapolis....
13:52, 04/30/2019

Astros get Zack Greinke in another Yankees deadline blow The Yankees’ pitching pain only gets worse. While general manager Brian Cashman stood idle at the MLB trade deadline sans a minor league trade, the Astros acquired ace Zack Greinke from the Diamondbacks on Wednesday, The Post’s Joel Sherman confirms....
00:13, 08/01/2019

Bregman hits 2 HRs, Astros hammer Angels 14-2 in Mexico Alex Bregman hit two of Houston's five home runs and the Astros broke out the bats in a big way, routing the Los Angeles Angels 14-2        ...
05:13, 05/05/2019

Blue Jays trade Sanchez, Biagini to Astros Ross Atkins believes new acquisition Derek Fisher will be a complementary piece for the rebuilding Blue Jays, but time will tell whether the outfielder will be worth the high price Toronto paid for his services....
05:00, 08/01/2019

Astros' Marisnick 2-game suspension upheld by MLB Houston outfielder Jake Marisnick's two-game suspension for his violent home plate collision with Angels catcher Jonathan Lucroy on July 7 has been upheld by Major League Baseball       ...
00:13, 07/30/2019

Astros ace Greinke deal; two-dozen trades on MLB's deadline day On a dizzying day that featured two dozen trades, the Astros pulled off the biggest and most startling deal, adding ace Zack Greinke to an imposing rotation already loaded with All-Stars Justin Verlander and Gerrit Cole....
10:39, 08/01/2019

MLB roundup: Cole hits 300 K's, pitches Astros to playoffs Gerrit Cole eclipsed the 300-strikeout mark for the season and did so in style, pitching host Houston to a 3-2 victory over the Texas Rangers on Wednesday, allowing the Astros to clinch their fourth playoff berth in five years....
16:00, 09/19/2019

Astros acquire Greinke in stunning pitching grab Zack Greinke held the New York Yankees to two runs on two hits over five innings on Wednesday, and that was the good news for the Bronx Bombers when it comes to the veteran pitcher....
02:39, 08/01/2019

Arenado homers, Rockies score 2 in 9th to beat Orioles 8-7 DENVER (AP) — Nolan Arenado homered for the third straight game, pitcher German Marquez tripled and drove in three runs, and the Colorado Rockies scored twice in the bottom of the ninth inning to rally past the Baltimore Orioles 8-7 on Sunday. Ian De...
02:00, 05/27/2019

McMahon hits 2 homers as Rockies beat Marlins 11-4 Ryan McMahon continued his power surge with two home runs to help the Colorado Rockies beat the Miami Marlins 11-4 for their first three-game winning streak in two months       ...
09:52, 08/18/2019

Mets’ Amed Rosario hitting more homers because of one tweak Amed Rosario is well ahead of schedule. Breaking open Wednesday’s 7-0 win over the Giants with a three-run homer, the Mets shortstop hit his seventh home run of the season. Last year, Rosario didn’t hit his seventh home run until Aug. 25 (122nd game)...
12:13, 06/06/2019

Moustakas homers, Brewers rally to beat Diamondbacks 8-3 Mike Moustakas hit a three-run homer in the eighth inning and the Milwaukee Brewers scored six runs after Zack Greinke left to beat the Diamondbacks 8-3       ...
06:39, 07/21/2019

Mazara homers twice as Lynn, Rangers edge White Sox 6-5 Nomar Mazara hit two home runs, Lance Lynn shook off a four-run first inning and retired 17 of the last 18 batters he faced, and the Texas Rangers beat the Chicago White Sox 6-5       ...
09:13, 06/23/2019

Iannetta homers in 7th, Rox beat D’backs 6-2 on rainy night DENVER (AP) — Chris Iannetta hit a two-run homer in the seventh on a cool and drizzly Tuesday evening, sending the Colorado Rockies to a 6-2 win over the Arizona Diamondbacks. Iannetta sent a curve from Merrill Kelly over the left-field fence for his...
06:13, 05/29/2019

Casali homers off Corbin, Reds beat Nationals 9-3 CINCINNATI (AP) — Curt Casali hit a three-run homer off Patrick Corbin, who had one of the worst starts of his career, and the Cincinnati Reds beat Washington 9-3 Friday night to end the Nationals’ streak of eight straight wins at Great America...
04:39, 06/01/2019

Swanson homers in 8th, Braves rally past Nationals 13-9 WASHINGTON (AP) — Dansby Swanson hit a tie-breaking three-run homer in the eighth inning, Freddie Freeman drove in five runs and the Atlanta Braves rallied from a four-run deficit against Washington’s beleaguered bullpen and beat the Nationals ...
12:52, 06/23/2019

Davis, Semien hit 2-run homers as A's beat Yankees 6-4 Khris Davis and Marcus Semien each hit a two-run homer to back Mike Fiers, and the Oakland Athletics beat the New York Yankees 6-4       ...
09:13, 08/22/2019

Eduardo Nunez’s clutch pinch-hit homers propels Red Sox KANSAS CITY, Mo. — Alex Cora kept watching the Red Sox hammer pitches right at the Kansas City Royals during the first few innings Tuesday night, and the Boston skipper was confident that eventually some of them would find their way through. Former Y...
11:26, 06/05/2019

Major League batters crush record with 1,135 homers in May MLB batters hit 1,135 home runs in May, topping the all time previous record of 1,119 set in August 2017, according to the Elias Sports Bureau. Toronto rookie Vladimir Guerrero Jr, the son of MLB hall of famer Vladimir Guerrero hit HR No. 1,120 for t...
08:52, 06/02/2019

Miami pounds 6 homers, beats Central Michigan 18-3 Miami's offense pounded 18 hits, including six homers, to beat Central Michigan 18-3 in the NCAA Tournament        ...
01:00, 06/03/2019

Lindor hits 2 of Cleveland's 4 homers in 5-2 win over Twins Francisco Lindor hit two of Cleveland's four home runs and the Indians defeated the Minnesota Twins 5-2        ...
06:00, 06/05/2019

Max Kepler blasts three homers as Twins avoid sweep CLEVELAND — Max Kepler homered three times and José Berríos locked up Cleveland’s lineup into the seventh inning as the Minnesota Twins avoided a sweep — and their first three-game losing streak — by beating the Indians 5-4 on Thursday night. K...
07:13, 06/07/2019

Mookie Betts’s 3 Homers Lead Another Red Sox Demolition of the Yankees Batters have had three-homer games on four straight days for the first time in big league history. Betts followed the Mets’ Robinson Cano, St. Louis’s Paul DeJong and Minnesota’s Nelson Cruz....
07:26, 07/27/2019

Sandoval homers in 11th to lift Giants to 2-1 win vs Padres Pablo Sandoval homered with two outs in the 11th inning and the San Francisco Giants beat the San Diego Padres 2-1 for their 18th victory in 22 games       ...
10:00, 07/27/2019

Davis homers for 1st time in month, A’s beat Rangers 9-8 ARLINGTON, Texas (AP) — Khris Davis homered for the first time in nearly a month as the Oakland Athletics built an eight-run lead, then hung on to beat the Texas Rangers 9-8 on Sunday for a four-game split. Davis hit a two-run homer off Drew Smyly (1...
04:00, 06/10/2019