Cashner pitches well but Marlins lose to Royals 1-0 – USA TODAY

Cashner pitches well but Marlins lose to Royals 1-0 – USA TODAY

Miami Marlins starting pitcher Andrew Cashner winds up during the first inning of the team’s baseball game against the Kansas City Royals, Tuesday, Aug. 23, 2016, in Miami. (AP Photo/Lynne Sladky)(Photo: The Associated Press) MIAMI (AP) — Andrew Cashner’s best start since joining the Miami Marlins wasn’t good enough. Cashner allowed only one run in […]

Watch: Andrew Benintendi’s Home-Run Robbing Catch – CBS Local

Watch: Andrew Benintendi’s Home-Run Robbing Catch – CBS Local

ST. PETERSBURG, Fla. (AP) — David Price was good, even better because of a rookie’s nifty glove work. Boston’s ace won his third straight decision Monday night, beating the Tampa Bay Rays 6-2 with a huge assist from Andrew Benintendi’s home run-robbing catch that helped Price limit his old team to just two hits over […]

Freese thrown out at 2nd base to end Pirates’ loss to Astros – USA TODAY

Freese thrown out at 2nd base to end Pirates’ loss to Astros – USA TODAY

(Photo: The Associated Press) PITTSBURGH (AP) — Pirates infielder David Freese got a two-year contract extension Monday, then made the final out on a baserunning blunder in a game hours later. Doug Fister pitched seven scoreless innings of three-hit ball, Teoscar Hernandez hit a two-run homer and the Houston Astros beat the Pirates 3-1 on […]

McGregor defeats Diaz by decision in rematch (0:52) – ESPN

3:34 AM ET Facebook Twitter Pinterest Email print comment LAS VEGAS — Last month, the UFC sold for $4 billion in the largest transaction for a single franchise in sports history. On Saturday, Conor McGregor and Nate Diaz offered evidence that the sport might in fact be worth every penny. Johnson drops Teixeira in 13 […]

Ryan Lochte owns up to ‘overexaggerated’ robbery story – ESPN

Facebook Twitter Pinterest Email print comment NEW YORK — American swimmer Ryan Lochte said he “overexaggerated” what happened last Sunday at a Rio de Janeiro gas station and acknowledged it was his “immature behavior” that got him and teammates Jimmy Feigen, Jack Conger and Gunnar Bentz into a mess that consumed the final week of […]