GERRIT COLE ON TRACK TO BE THE BEST STRIKEOUT ARTIST OF THE POST-PED ERA

Cole has 148 strikeouts across 96 2/3 innings this season, with punch-outs accounting for more than a third of his batters faced.

OUTSCORED 18-1, THAILAND IS STILL ALIVE FOR A BERTH IN THE WORLD CUP KNOCKOUT ROUND

So we're saying there's a chance.

 
 
 

DEATH OF SOCCER'S EMILIANO SALA RESULTS IN MANSLAUGHTER ARREST

The Premier League player was killed in a plane crash in January.

THE NATIONALS SIMPLIFIED MATT GRACE'S ROLE TO SET HIM STRAIGHT. NOW IT WILL EXPAND AGAIN

Grace is back to being a multi-inning option out of the bullpen.

 
 
 

ZION WILLIAMSON'S JERSEY HAS BECOME A HOT SELLER. HIS HIGH SCHOOL JERSEY, THAT IS

The latest fashion trend among fans is sporting the high school jerseys of the NBA's young stars, and small-time vendors are stepping...

USWNT SWEDEN WORLD CUP

Both teams will advance to the knockout stage, but there's plenty of bad blood to go around.

 
 
 

TV AND RADIO LISTINGS: JUNE 20

Your daily guide to the world of sports on television and radio.

ISLANDERS GOALIE SPEAKS OUT ON MENTAL ILLNESS WHILE ACCEPTING NHL AWARD

Robin Lehner has previously talked about his battle with bipolar disorder, addiction and thoughts of suicide.

 
 
 

MAX SCHERZER, THE NATIONALS' SNORTING, STOMPING ACE, HAS A NIGHT WE WON'T FORGET

Pitching seven scoreless innings while banged up and bruised a day after breaking his nose, Scherzer provided the kind of effort that...

D.C. UNITED'S U.S. OPEN CUP RUN ENDS WITH A FLAT, 2-1 LOSS TO NYC FC

Wayne Rooney scored in the first half, but NYC FC scored two quick goals to take command.

 
 
 

DAVID ORTIZ WAS A VICTIM OF MISTAKEN IDENTITY IN SHOOTING, DOMINICAN AUTHORITIES SAY

The former Red Sox slugger was said to be seated with and wearing clothing similar to that worn by the intended target.

THE MAPLE LEAFS' AUSTON MATTHEWS LOVED EA SPORTS' NHL GAMES AS A KID. NOW HE'S ON THE COVER

Toronto's 21-year-old star checked in from the NHL Awards in Las Vegas ahead of the release of EA's NHL 20.

 
 
 

ORIOLES WRAP UP SEASON SERIES AGAINST ATHLETICS WITH ANOTHER LOPSIDED LOSS

The bullpen struggled during Wednesday's 8-3 defeat in Oakland, and Trey Mancini exited early after being hit by a pitch.

WATCH GROWN ADULTS TURN A 7-YEAR-OLDS' BASEBALL GAME INTO AN ALL-OUT BRAWL

The brawl was reportedly over some aspect of the game involving the 13-year-old umpire.

 
 
 

GIRLS SAY CONNECTICUT'S TRANSGENDER ATHLETE POLICY VIOLATES TITLE IX, FILE FEDERAL COMPLAINT

The complaint says that the policy, which allows athletes to compete in sports corresponding with their gender identity, has put the...

ZION WILLIAMSON AND JA MORANT EMERGE AS FRANCHISE FACES FOR PELICANS, GRIZZLIES

A pair of major trades thrust the presumptive top two picks in Thursday's NBA draft into immediate leading roles for their new teams.

 
 
 

FISHERMAN RECORDS A GREAT WHITE SHARK MAULING A BAIT TRAP AT POINT BLANK RANGE

The shark came up to the boat and grabbed a bag of ground-up fish bait from it.

U.S. SOCCER TRASHES ANY TALK OF TANKING VS. SWEDEN

A loss to its longtime rival in the group stage finale would delay a potential matchup with powerful France. But Abby Dalhkemper said,...

 
 
 

BACK IN ACTION AT LAST, NATIONALS OPEN DOUBLEHEADER WITH 6-2 WIN OVER PHILLIES

With a lift from his new walk-up music - children's anthem “Baby Shark” - Gerardo Parra delivered at the plate and defensively.

CAPS ANTHEM SINGER CALEB GREEN'S MILITARY QUARTET WAS A HIT ON ‘AMERICA'S GOT TALENT'

Simon Cowell and his fellow celebrity judges were floored by Voices of Service's rendition of Katy Perry's “Rise.”

 
 
 



Why are the Lakers picking for the Pelicans? NBA's draft rights explained

Why are the Lakers picking for the Pelicans? NBA's draft rights explained

The Lakers technically pick fourth overall in the 2019 NBA Draft despite their reported agreement to trade the selection to the Pelicans as part of the Anthony Davis deal. Read more ...

All-time NBA draft: Best player picked at every slot, from 1-30, in league...

All-time NBA draft: Best player picked at every slot, from 1-30, in league history

Before the next batch of NBA newcomers makes the transition to the big leagues on Thursday in the draft, we're taking a step back. Read more ...

Women's World Cup: Odds point to US over Sweden

Women's World Cup: Odds point to US over Sweden

For practical purposes, the 2019 women's World Cup starts Thursday for the United States. It faces Sweden, its first competitive opponent, in the final game of group play. Both... Read more ...

'Why not us?' Zimbabwe's Kadewere dreams of success in Egypt

'Why not us?' Zimbabwe's Kadewere dreams of success in Egypt

While Tino Kadewere admitted to rooting for Mohamed Salah and Liverpool in this season's Premier League title race, the Zimbabwe forward will be looking to upstage the Egypt... Read more ...

Atletico sign Llorente from rivals Real Madrid

Atletico sign Llorente from rivals Real Madrid

Sid Lowe explains why the transition to life at Atleti could be especially difficult for Joao Felix should he make the move to Madrid this summer. Craig Burley makes the case... Read more ...

Thailand's Miranda Nild previews match vs. Chile from the team hotel in...

Thailand's Miranda Nild previews match vs. Chile from the team hotel in behind-the-scenes exclusive

Cal grad and Thailand star, Miranda Nild, gives a behind-the-scenes look at her team's preparation for their final match against Chile at the Women's World Cup. Read more ...

Watch: Lionel Messi saves Argentina from Copa America elimination

Watch: Lionel Messi saves Argentina from Copa America elimination

Lionel Messi saved Argentina from elimination at the 2019 Copa America with a penalty kick score in the 57th minute of a draw with Paraguay. Read more ...

Attack-minded Sarri foresees more goal records for Ronaldo

Attack-minded Sarri foresees more goal records for Ronaldo

Maurizio Sarri says becoming Juventus coach is the 'crowning achievement of a long and difficult career' Read more ...

2019 NHL Awards: Tampa Bay Lightning's Nikita Kucherov wins Hart Trophy

2019 NHL Awards: Tampa Bay Lightning's Nikita Kucherov wins Hart Trophy

The 2019 NHL Awards took place Wednesday night as Tampa Bay Lightning forward Nikita Kucherov was awarded the Hart Trophy. Read more ...

Construction Season: Retooling the NHL's Atlantic Division teams

Construction Season: Retooling the NHL's Atlantic Division teams

The NHL offseason is officially in progress and the draft begins Friday night. The question being asked around the league is: How can general managers use late June and early... Read more ...