• Adams hits 2-run HR to power Braves past Pirates, 5-2

    ATLANTA (AP) — Matt Adams’ first homer with the Braves landed near the right-field restaurant that had been the landing spot for a few of Freddie Freeman’s homers this season.

  • Peacock, Astros 1-hit Tigers to 1-0 win

    HOUSTON (AP) — The Houston Astros used a group effort to make up for what they hope is the one start ace Dallas Keuchel will miss with a pinched nerve in his neck.

  • Leonard to miss Game 4 with Spurs on brink of elimination

    SAN ANTONIO (AP) — Spurs leading scorer Kawhi Leonard will not play Game 4 against the Golden State Warriors with San Antonio on the brink of elimination.

  • Giants CF Denard Span sidelined by left thumb injury

    CHICAGO (AP) — San Francisco Giants center fielder Denard Span is out of the starting lineup with a sprained left thumb.

  • Mariners make roster moves to clear spot for return of Cano

    SEATTLE (AP) — The Seattle Mariners have recalled catcher Mike Zunino and pitcher Emilio Pagan from Triple-A Tacoma and optioned three players to help clear a spot for the expected return of second baseman Robinson Cano.

  • Jaguars sign cornerbacks Dixon, Patmon, place Walters on IR

    JACKSONVILLE, Fla. (AP) — The Jacksonville Jaguars have signed cornerbacks Brian Dixon and Tyler Patmon and placed receiver Bryan Walters on injured reserve.

  • Chilton, Jones, Dixon post fastest speeds in Indy practice

    INDIANAPOLIS (AP) — Max Chilton and rookie Ed Jones have turned the fastest laps in the second-to-last practice for this year’s Indianapolis 500.

  • Pujols in Angels lineup after missing 3 games

    ST. PETERSBURG, Fla. (AP) — Los Angeles Angels slugger Albert Pujols is back in the lineup after missing three games in a row because of tendinitis in his right hamstring.

  • Duncan provides needed tips, laughs for injury-ravaged Spurs

    SAN ANTONIO (AP) — There was a mad scramble at the Spurs practice during the Western Conference finals, a flurry of activity to position cameras and get recording devices ready to document essentially what was the sighting of a white whale.

  • Vikings’ Zimmer to take time off after latest eye surgery

    MINNEAPOLIS (AP) — Minnesota Vikings coach Mike Zimmer finally relented, taking some time away from the team to allow his right eye a proper recovery from his latest surgery.