Moniak goes No. 1 to Phillies in Major League draft

By DENNIS WASZAK Jr. AP Sports Writer SECAUCUS, N.J. (AP) — Mickey Moniak made his mark in the Major League Baseball draft — and his buddy...

Premium pitching will be on display at College World Series

By ERIC OLSON AP Sports Writer OMAHA, Neb. (AP) — For all the walk-off hits and grand slams that have highlighted the NCAA baseball tournament so...

Drivers hail IndyCar’s return to Road America

By GENARO C. ARMAS AP Sports Writer ELKHART LAKE, Wis. (AP) — Wearing shades and a white firesuit that gleamed under a bright sun, Mario Andretti...

Muguruza stunned in 2nd round at Wimbledon

By STEPHEN WILSON AP Sports Writer LONDON (AP) — Garbine Muguruza’s first major tournament as a reigning Grand Slam champion didn’t last long. Less than a month...

Diaz, Kluber to replace injured All-Star picks

SAN DIEGO (AP) — St. Louis rookie shortstop Aledmys Diaz will replace his teammate, infielder Matt Carpenter, on the National League roster for next...

LeBron James calls for end to gun violence

By BETH HARRIS AP Sports Writer LOS ANGELES (AP) — LeBron James won five trophies, including best male athlete and best NBA player, at the ESPY...

Lind’s pinch-hit homer in 9th lifts Seattle past White Sox

By JIM HOEHN Associated Press SEATTLE (AP) — One swing by Mariners pinch-hitter Adam Lind erased a masterful performance by White Sox ace Chris Sale, who...

Cubs get Chapman in trade with Yanks

By JAY COHEN AP Sports Writer CHICAGO (AP) — Before the Chicago Cubs completed a trade for Aroldis Chapman, owner Tom Ricketts and president of baseball...

Lester’s bunt leads Cubs over Mariners

By JAY COHEN AP Sports Writer CHICAGO (AP) — Travis Wood got four outs and made an impressive catch in left field. Pitcher Jon Lester made...

Emotional Prince Fielder confirmed that he will retire due to surgeries

By STEPHEN HAWKINS AP Sports Writer ARLINGTON, Texas (AP) — Prince Fielder wiped away tears, pointed to his two sons sitting next to him and talked...