Nationals star Bryce Harper was pulled by first-year manager Matt Williams after failing to run out a grounder in Washington's 4-3 loss to the St. Louis Cardinals on Saturday.
Alan Gordon hit the crossbar in the opening minute for San Jose and that was as close as the Earthquakes and the Colorado Rapids got to scoring in their 0-0 draw Saturday.
The inaugural weekend hosting the Kansas Relays at Rock Chalk Park couldn't have gone much better for the Kansas Jayhawks on Saturday.
As Oregon senior Phyllis Francis lined up for the start of the women's 400 meters, she looked over her left shoulder and saw three-time Olympic medalist DeeDee Trotter in the next lane over. A few lanes further down stood Lashinda Demus, an Olympic medalist and two-time world champion.
Former UNLV coach Jerry Tarkanian is back home after spending 10 days in a Las Vegas hospital following a heart attack.
New England Revolution goalkeeper Bobby Shuttleworth stopped Juan Luis Anangono's penalty kick in the first minute of stoppage time Saturday to preserve a 1-1 draw with the Chicago Fire, who matched a Major League Soccer record with their sixth straight tie.
Dynamic Impact ran down 2-5 favorite Midnight Hawk in the stretch to win the $500,000 Illinois Derby by a nose at Hawthorne Race Course on Saturday.
Quarterback Marvin Zanders had an 80-yard touchdown run with 15 seconds left in Missouri's annual Black and Gold Game on Saturday.
Scott Quigg of Britain retained his WBA super-bantamweight title by stopping substitute Tshifhiwa Munyai of South Africa in the second round on Saturday.
Fun-loving Miguel Angel Jimenez might turn the Champions Tour into his personal cigar-and-wine club. Ever-serious Bernhard Langer keeps churning out sub-par rounds. Bad back and all, Fred Couples is thriving in the wind and cold rain.
The Philadelphia Union and Houston Dynamo played to a 0-0 tie Saturday.
Auburn's trip to the BCS championship game cost $3.13 million, mostly for transportation and meals.
The 2014 season is still months away, but Texas linebacker Steve Edmond is wasting no time stirring things up in the Big 12.