Milwaukee Brewers outfielder Carlos Gomez has been diagnosed with a sprained left wrist and will be out of the starting lineup for at least one week.

Peng Shuai got so frustrated with her inability to make a serious run at a major title that she nearly quit the sport in 2006, a thought that crossed her mind only once before when she had surgery to repair a heart defect at age 12.

Marin Cilic held off Gilles Simon this time, winning their U.S. Open fourth-round match 5-7, 7-6 (3), 6-4, 3-6, 6-3.

Two years after sanctions threatened to cripple the program, Penn State has an eye on a spot in the polls.

The Browns have signed offensive lineman Vinston Painter to their active roster off Denver's practice squad.

Keegan Bradley hasn't stopped thinking about playing in another Ryder Cup. U.S. captain Tom Watson gave him that chance Tuesday night.

Clemson assistant Earl Grant has been named the College of Charleston new men's basketball coach, ending a nearly monthlong search since the firing of Doug Wojcik.

Stanford's offensive line was in the middle of a meeting during spring practices earlier this year when a few large visitors walked into the room.

Fluke or franchise quarterback? The question will follow Nick Foles around until he proves himself again.

Dallas Cowboys rookie defensive end DeMarcus Lawrence will miss at least half the season after being placed on the short-term injured list because of a broken right foot.

Masahiro Tanaka plans to throw a bullpen this week, the next step for the injured New York Yankees ace as he tries to overcome a recent setback.

Leslie O'Neal, who is tied for 10th on the NFL's all-time sacks list with Lawrence Taylor, is the newest member of the San Diego Chargers Hall of Fame.

Terrence Fede was watching the NFL Draft this past spring and noticed that the Miami Dolphins were selecting plenty of players from small schools.

Andy Murray went more than a year between victories over top-10 opponents.

Rookie Gregory Polanco was among five players promoted from Triple-A Indianapolis by the Pittsburgh Pirates.

The New Orleans Saints have re-signed place kicker Shayne Graham, who had been with the club since late last season and throughout training camp before being cut on Saturday.

This was not the kind of record-setting season Rangers manager Ron Washington envisioned.

Former Dallas Cowboys defensive tackle Josh Brent is being allowed to return to the NFL, though he won't play right away.

Second baseman Dustin Pedroia is out of the Boston Red Sox lineup for the third consecutive game because of concussion-like symptoms.

Alex Boone would hold out again if necessary — and has no regrets about missing the offseason program with the San Francisco 49ers — if it means more financial stability for his family.

That dominating Baylor defense is still getting sacks long after the season opener.

Dane Evans looked like a different quarterback in Tulsa's season-opening win over Tulane.

The hope for Iowa was that a deep and talented defensive line would help mask its inexperience at linebacker and in the secondary.

Charlie Powell, the San Diego sports all-star who was one of the first black NFL players and who later became a boxer and fought Cassius Clay, has died. He was 82.

Rio de Janeiro officials on Tuesday unveiled a new sanitation project that aims to eliminate the stain of raw sewage defiling the waters of Rio de Janeiro's Gloria Marina, where the 2016 Olympic sailing events are to be held.

Goran Dragic got Slovenia out of the kind of trouble that Lithuania couldn't escape.

The Kansas City Chiefs signed veteran safety Kurt Coleman on Tuesday and placed linebacker Joe Mays on injured reserve with a designation to return.

Panthers wide receiver Brenton Bersin has something in common with the man writing his paycheck.

Santos has fired coach Oswaldo de Oliveira after poor results in the Brazilian league following the World Cup break.

Kansas coach Charlie Weis says his players would be disappointed if they didn't win "significantly more games" than a year ago, when they stumbled to a 3-9 finish.

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