After his recent struggles, Minnesota right-hander Kyle Gibson found positive signs against a powerful Baltimore lineup.

The eight pitchers Los Angeles Angels manager Mike Scioscia sent to the mound trumped the complete game thrown by Oakland's Jeff Samardzija.

Bryan Bennett threw two touchdown passes and ran for another and Southeastern Louisiana beat Jacksonville 44-3 on Saturday night in the season opener for both teams.

Marlon Mack rushed for 275 yards and four touchdowns in his college debut, helping South Florida come from behind to beat Western Carolina 36-31 on Saturday night.

Dan Mullen grabbed the postgame statistics sheet and stared at it intently, searching for something to complain about following Mississippi State's dominant 49-0 victory over Southern Mississippi on Saturday night.

Justin Hardy caught two of Shane Carden's three touchdown passes and threw one of his own on a trick play, helping East Carolina pull away from North Carolina Central 52-7 in the season opener for both teams Saturday night.

Jameis Winston and No. 1 Florida State might have to play better for a return trip to the stadium where the next national title will be decided.

The Boston Red Sox lost another game and may have lost second baseman Dustin Pedroia for a while.

Texas Tech didn't have it easy against Central Arkansas, escaping with a small margin of victory and knowledge that there's plenty to work on.

It's getting very crowded at the top of the AL Central. The surging Cleveland Indians have turned the division into one of baseball's best playoff races.

Ryan Tentler threw for one touchdown and rushed for a second in Stetson's 35-16 win over Warner on Saturday in the season opener for both teams.

David Ash passed for one touchdown and ran for another and Texas started the Charlie Strong era with an overpowering 38-7 win over North Texas in the season-opener for both teams on Saturday night.

Terrance Broadway threw for 3 touchdowns and ran for another to lead Louisiana past Southern, 45-6, in the season opener for both teams Saturday night.

Aaron Jones ran for a career-best 237 yards and three touchdowns to lead UTEP to a 31-24 victory over New Mexico in Saturday's season opener for both teams.

A week that began with turmoil off the field ended with a record night on it for No. 15 Southern California.

The AL East-leading Orioles acquired outfielder Alejandro De Aza and infielder Kelly Johnson in a pair of trades Saturday night, bolstering their bench following injuries to key players.

Robbie Ross, Jr. was on a strict pitch count Saturday night after throwing two days prior.

Jared Johnson threw for 386 yards and three touchdowns, Keshawn Hill had two scores and Sam Houston State defeated Alabama State 51-20 Saturday night.

Phillip Ely passed for 337 yards and threw 4 touchdown passes in his first start and Toledo trounced New Hampshire 54-20 on Saturday night.

Jeremiah Bryson and Shane Tucker each scored two touchdowns and Middle Tennessee routed Savannah State of the FCS 61-7 on Saturday night in the season opener for both teams.

Clemson cruised through the first half like it didn't even miss its departed stars, record-setting quarterback Tajh Boyd and receiver Sammy Watkins.

Garrett Safron led Sacramento State to a 49-13 win over Incarnate Word on Saturday night, throwing for 251 yards and five touchdowns.

The Baltimore Orioles have acquired infielder Kelly Johnson in a trade with the Boston Red Sox.

Jake Peavy's bid for a no-hitter was broken up on a one-out single in the eighth inning by Milwaukee's Mark Reynolds against the San Francisco Giants.

Davis Webb threw for 452 yards and four touchdowns to lead Texas Tech to a 42-35 win over Central Arkansas Saturday night.

Dak Prescott threw for a career-high 284 yards and four touchdowns, including two to De'Runnya Wilson, and Mississippi State cruised to a 49-0 victory over Southern Mississippi in the season-opener for both teams on Saturday night.

DeSean McKenzie hauled in the winning touchdown in the final seconds to lift Jackson State to a 22-17 win over Florida A&M in the season opener for both teams Saturday night.

Rookie Tyler Matzek has been good lately. On Saturday night, he was at his best yet.

Reese Hannon tossed a 6-yard pass for the game's only touchdown in a 13-3 season-opening win over Gardner-Webb on Saturday night before leaving the game late in the third quarter with an injury.

Robert Earnshaw scored on a late header and the Chicago Fire snapped Dallas FC's 10-game unbeaten streak, beating the Texas team 1-0 on Saturday night.

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