Kyle Seager, batting cleanup in place of ailing Nelson Cruz, hit a grand slam and drove in five runs to lead the Seattle Mariners past the Cleveland Indians 9-3 Wednesday night.
The NBA says Nike will become the league's official uniform provider beginning with the 2017-18 season.
The 27-year-old rookie had just thrown baseball's first no-hitter this season, in his 13th major league start, and here he was in the interview room, flanked by San Francisco manager Bruce Bochy and catcher Buster Posey, trying to detail a most unexpected moment.
Pushed by a crowd howling to see Cleveland's 51-year title drought end, James scored 40 points, his new sidekick Matthew Dellavedova added 20 and the Cavaliers survived Golden State's furious fourth-quarter comeback led by Stephen Curry for a 96-91 win over the Warriors on Tuesday night to take a 2-1 lead in the NBA Finals.
For the sixth consecutive year, the NBA Finals are tied after two games. Sometimes that means a long series is coming, such as when Miami and San Antonio went the distance before LeBron James' magnificent Game 7 gave the Heat the title in 2013. Or, as James knows, it may not.
The Seattle Mariners selected high school pitcher Nick Neidert and college pitcher Andrew Moore with their two selections on the first day of the Major League Baseball draft.
American Pharoah wins Belmont Stakes, becomes 1st Triple Crown champion in 37 years.
Stephen Curry had 26 points and eight assists, and the Golden State Warriors held off LeBron James and the Cleveland Cavaliers for a thrilling 108-100 overtime victory in Game 1 of the NBA Finals on Thursday night.
Curry is now the NBA's MVP and the Warriors, no longer the lowly laughingstock from his rookie season, won a league-best 67 games during the regular season. They have lost three times at Oracle Arena all season, but that doesn't faze James as he tries to end Cleveland's 51-year pro sports title drought in his first season back there.
Bettors in the gambling city of Las Vegas are taking a chance on the Cavaliers to win the NBA title, lured by odds that are roughly 2-1 against that happening. They're counting on the best player of his generation and his teammates to overcome the odds and beat the heavily favored Warriors.
LeBron James listened to a question he's been asked in the past and began processing.
Yesterday Russell Wilson's weekly visit to Seattle Children's Hospital was a little different - he brought singer (and rumored girlfriend) Ciara along.
Closer Fernando Rodney allowed the tying run in the ninth and New York's Garrett Jones hit a three-run home run in 11th as the Yankees beat Seattle 5-3 Tuesday night.
Russell Wilson provided a warning. Don't expect him to make statements regarding his contract negotiations with the Seattle Seahawks until a deal is reached.
FIFA President Sepp Blatter will resign from soccer's governing body amid a widening corruption scandal and has promised to call for fresh elections to choose a successor.