Tue, 25 Oct 2016 13:13:27 -0400(Reuters) - The Chicago Cubs were given a welcome slugging boost on Tuesday when Kyle Schwarber was added to their World Series roster hours before the scheduled start of Game One versus the host Cleveland Indians.
Tue, 25 Oct 2016 10:15:54 -0400LOS ANGELES (Reuters) - Prized Golden State acquisition Kevin Durant should not try to become the team leader at his new home, says Hall of Famer Gary Payton.
Tue, 25 Oct 2016 12:49:22 -0400(Reuters) - The NBA's 2016-17 season will tip off on Tuesday with a record 113 international players from 41 countries and territories on opening night rosters.
Tue, 25 Oct 2016 04:49:45 -0400(The Sports Xchange) - Quarterback Trevor Siemian threw for a touchdown and guided four other scoring drives, and the Broncos' defense shut down Brock Osweiler in his return to Denver in a 27-9 win over the Houston Texans on Monday night.
Tue, 25 Oct 2016 11:07:09 -0400SINGAPORE (Reuters) - Angelique Kerber produced a polished display to claim her second straight win at the WTA Finals with a 6-4 6-2 victory over Simona Halep on Tuesday, the world number one virtually booking a spot in the semi-finals of the elite eight-woman event.
Tue, 25 Oct 2016 12:07:11 -0400SINGAPORE (Reuters) - Angelique Kerber enjoyed a perfect Tuesday in Singapore, first easing past Simona Halep 6-4 6-2 to claim her second WTA Finals round robin win of the week before she was presented with the year-end world number one trophy.
Tue, 25 Oct 2016 06:15:35 -0400(Reuters) - National Hockey League (NHL) officials are visiting South Korea this week to inspect facilities for the 2018 Pyeongchang Olympics amid continuing uncertainty over the participation of the league's top players at the Winter Games.
Mon, 24 Oct 2016 17:25:04 -0400(Reuters) - Despite the Cinderella storylines about two of baseball's underdog franchises reaching the World Series, the Chicago Cubs and Cleveland Indians fully deserve to be battling for Major League Baseball's title.
Mon, 24 Oct 2016 21:24:43 -0400(The Sports Xchange) - Miami Dolphins running back Arian Foster announced his retirement, effective immediately, on Monday after eight NFL seasons.
Tue, 25 Oct 2016 04:25:33 -0400(Reuters) - Padraig Harrington is not ready to sacrifice years of his career to take up the captaincy of Europe's Ryder Cup team, if offered the job for the 2018 edition, and says he wants to face the Americans at Le Golf National in Paris in a playing capacity.