LEADING OFF: Yanks defend turf, Phillies-Braves…

LEADING OFF: Yankees defend turf as Red Sox take 3rd swing at Bronx clincher, Phillies-Braves begin big NL East series, Scherzer's turn in Cy Young race, Rays on major roll

Will FitzMagic continue when Jameis Winston…

Will Ryan Fitzpatrick continue to be the starter when Jameis Winston returns from suspension in Week 4, or will the Bucs stick to their franchise QB?

Cano has 3 RBIs as Mariners rout Astros 9-0

Robinson Cano drove in three runs, three players homered and seven pitchers combined for a five-hitter in Seattle's 9-0 rout of the Houston Astros

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Gonzalez, Aguilar lead Brewers to 7-0 win over Reds

Gio Gonzalez pitched six smooth innings on his 33rd birthday and Jesus Aguilar hit a three-run homer in the Milwaukee Brewers' 7-0 victory over the Cincinnati Reds

Kipnis hits grand slam in 9th, Indians beat White…

Kipnis hits grand slam in ninth inning as the Cleveland Indians rallied for a 4-1 win over the Chicago White Sox. The AL Central champions were held to two hits in eight innings before rallying

LEADING OFF: Rockies-Dodgers duel, Red Sox try to…

LEADING OFF: Rockies meet Dodgers for last time, Red Sox try again to clinch at Yankee Stadium, watch out for Phillie Phanatic

SEC West Battle

No. 22 Texas A&M travels to No. 1 Alabama in a marquee SEC West matchup on Saturday.

Orioles avoid three-game sweep with 2-1 over Blue Jays

Rookie DJ Stewart hit his first major league home run and the Baltimore Orioles used five pitchers to avoid a three-game sweep by beating the Toronto Blue Jays 2-1

Archer shines as Pirates top Royals 2-1 for 3-game sweep

Chris Archer pitched seven strong innings, and the Pittsburgh Pirates completed a three-game sweep of the Kansas City Royals with a 2-1 win on Wednesday night

Snell wins 20th, ties Rays record in 4-0 victory…

Blake Snell became the major leagues' first 20-game winner in two years, helping pitch the Tampa Bay Rays past the Texas Rangers 4-0

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Walker wakes Yanks with HR, Boston's AL East bash…

Neil Walker hit a three-run homer, Zach Britton started a game-ending double play on New York's third try and the Yankees kept the Boston Red Sox from a bubbly celebration in the Bronx for at least another night with a 3-2 victory

Off the field issues abound in Patriots vs Lions…

There's a ton of off the field issues surrounding the Patriots vs Lions matchup. NFL writers Vinnie Iyer and Tadd Haislop break it down.

Hoskins HR sparks Phillies over Mets before key Atlanta trip

Rhys Hoskins became the seventh-fastest player to hit 50 career home runs and the Philadelphia Phillies kept pace in the NL East race with a 4-0 victory over the New York Mets

Twins sweep 3-game series from Tigers with 8-2 win

Stephen Gonsalves threw six scoreless innings, and Minnesota's offense pounded Detroit's pitching, helping the Twins beat the Tigers 8-2 in Wednesday series finale

Man pleads guilty to 'Field of Dreams' site…

A man accused of driving onto and damaging the eastern Iowa baseball field made famous by the 1989 "Field of Dreams" movie has changed his plea to guilty

Judge returns for Yanks, Betts sits for Red Sox…

Afternoon showers in the Bronx allowed Yankees slugger Aaron Judge to return to the lineup and also forced Red Sox star Mookie Betts to sit

Orioles fall to Blue Jays 6-4 for a team-record…

Orioles fall to Blue Jays 6-4 for a team record 108th loss _ with 11 games remaining

'14 Back': Fighting (literally) for AL East…

Members of the Yankees and Red Sox remember a crazy brawl that represents the teams' shared hatred. '14 Back' focuses on a crazy chapter in baseball's most storied rivalry, starting September 20 on SI TV. Sign up for a free seven-day trial.

Shaw's 2-run single lifts Giants over last-place Padres, 5-4

Giants rookie Chris Shaw hit a two-run single in the eighth inning and San Francisco rallied to beat San Diego 5-4, assuring that the rebuilding Padres will finish last in the NL West

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Cowart hits grand slam, drives in 5 as Angels stall A's

Kaleb Cowart hit a go-ahead grand slam in a six-run sixth inning before adding an RBI triple, and the Los Angeles Angels rallied past the Oakland Athletics 9-7

Yankees top Red Sox 3-2, deny Boston a division clincher

Baseball Capsules

Rockies hope Story can return from sore elbow in…

Colorado slugger Trevor Story has inflammation in his right elbow, but there's no structural damage and the Rockies are hopeful he can return to the lineup in a few days