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Trade Talk: Machado, Happ, Choo, Bundy

As the July 31 non-waiver Trade Deadline approaches, we’ll keep you up to date with the latest news, buzz, rumors and more. Is there a new front-runner for Machado?July 17: Blink and you might miss out on a Manny Machado rumor. The latest as of Tuesday morning has the Dodgers as the “leading… MLB News Index

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Summer Standouts, Day 14

A look at top performers from the 14th day of action at the MGM Resorts NBA Summer League: Josh Hart, Los Angeles Lakers Josh Hart put on a show in the Lakers’ win Monday against the Cavs. The point guard continues to make a case in becoming a key cog with the Lakers’ young core of Brandon Ingram, Lonzo Ball and ...

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Truex on his Cup career: “Glimpses of greatness … kept me alive”

Martin Truex Jr. has had an amazing career in the Monster Energy NASCAR Cup Series but the vast majority of his success has come in the past three years. Truex picked up his fourth series win of the season Saturday night at Kentucky Speedway, giving him 19 on his career. He also won his first series championship last season. It ...

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Kelly schedules appointment after 'something came up' in cancer recovery

Hall of Fame quarterback Jim Kelly will go for a medical checkup in August after “something came up” during his recovery from oral cancer surgery. “Right now it’s just a checkup,” Kelly said Tuesday at his football clinic for kids, according to ESPN’s Mike Rodak. “It will be a checkup, but how long will I be there (until I) check ...

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Midseason awards: AL's biggest surprises, disappointments

As evidenced by the Seattle Mariners’ seemingly plausible playoff bid, baseball is wonderfully and maddeningly unpredictable. Sometimes, teams and individuals exceed expectations. Other times, they fail to meet them. Therein lies the beauty. If preordained outcomes are your thing, go watch basketball. So, with ample time for reflection now that the season is on pause until Friday, let’s look at ...

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One fact to know about every All-Star player

On Tuesday, the brightest stars from across the Major Leagues will be gathered in one place at Nationals Park for the 89th MLB All-Star Game presented by Mastercard (7:30 p.m ET, FOX). The American League and National League All-Star teams are a Who’s Who of the best players in baseball. So before they all take the field for the Midsummer ...

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Game Recap: Trail Blazers 97, Grizzlies 92

By Oscar Heanue, Rotowire LAS VEGAS — The Portland Trail Blazers narrowly edged out the Memphis Grizzlies, 97-92, in Las Vegas Summer League action at Thomas and Mack Center on Monday night.  After a back-and-forth game, Portland exploded in the fourth quarter to take control of the contest. The Trail Blazers led by as much as 11 while leading for the ...

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