| Aug 5, 2014
| 10:02 AM
A man who burglarized the Atlanta home of baseball legend Hank Aaron and stole "priceless" rings destined for the Baseball Hall of Fame has been sentenced to eight years in prison and 42 years on probation.
Isiah Slaton, 24, pleaded guilty late Monday...
| Aug 3, 2014
| 8:06 PM
With Magic Johnson in attendance and a playoff spot very much on the line, the Connecticut Sun may have suffered the most stinging regular-season defeat in their history Sunday at the Staples Center. The Sun, ahead by six with 29.8 seconds to play,...
| Jul 3, 2014
| 12:30 PM
The Canton, Georgia, families -- all friends -- had been planning this once-in-a-lifetime trip for more than four years and they were all smiles that the Big Week had finally arrived.
"This was the goal we set to be here together," said Scott Stroup....
| Jul 16, 2014
| 10:00 PM
Call it Wrigley South.
Rooftop seats overlook the outfield, restaurants and bars fill with fans, people pack the plazas outside the ballpark. But there's little of the gritty urban ambience surrounding Chicago's century-old baseball stadium....
| Jul 10, 2014
| 1:56 PM
Whether you're heading to Cooperstown to see former White Sox slugger Frank Thomas and former Cubs hurler Greg Maddux inducted into the National Baseball Hall of Fame on July 27 or planning a visit for later in the summer, there's a lot more to this...
| Jul 26, 2014
| 5:17 PM
Geno Smith of the Jets told espn.com that he expects to be among the best five quarterbacks in the NFL in the next couple of years. That means Smith is banking on significant improvement, or the vast majority of the league's starting quarterbacks plan...
| Jun 21, 2014
| 10:50 PM
AT THE PLATE: Hanley Ramirez drove in two runs, the first on a third-inning sacrifice fly and second on a fifth-inning single. Ramirez, who has 29 runs batted in over his last 34 games, extended his hitting streak to eight games with a first-inning...
| Jul 21, 2014
| 1:27 PM
Winning 300 games, hitting 500 homers and racking up more than 2,000 managerial wins was easy compared with what comes next for the Baseball Hall of Fame class of 2014 — delivering a brief but career-encompassing speech in front of 60,000 people....
| Jul 29, 2014
| 3:02 PM
Greg Maddux, Tom Glavine, Frank Thomas, Tony La Russa, Joe Torre and Bobby Cox will be inducted into the National Baseball Hall of Fame on Sunday, pushing membership to 306. There are 74 pitchers, 17 catchers, 21 first basemen, 20 second basemen, 15 third...
| Jun 24, 2014
| 5:08 AM
Teenager Chelsea Baker of Plant City has a wicked knuckleball. If you don’t believe it, just ask the Tampa Bay Rays.
According to the Tampa Bay Times, Baker “pitched 5 ½ years without a loss, pitched two no-hitters, grew so solid on the...
| Jul 30, 2014
| 7:45 AM
Manhattan is known for its pricey hotels, but in August a small Long Island town claimed the title as most expensive New York hotel destination.
Travel booking site NewYorkHotels.org released a survey Tuesday that confirms what New York City locals...
| Jul 30, 2014
| 6:41 AM
Dwier Brown was on screen for about five minutes. It was enough to help create one of the movies' greatest moments.
And we’re giving you the chance to meet him, hear his stories and answer your questions. I’m sure he’ll also sign an...