National Sports

PSG president targeted by French corruption probe

May 23, 2019

A French judicial official says Paris Saint-Germain president Nasser Al-Khelaifi has been placed under investigation for suspected corruption

Mississippi State outlasts LSU 6-5 in 17 innings at 3 am

May 23, 2019

Gunner Halter hit a run-scoring single in the bottom of the 17th inning and Mississippi State beat LSU 6-5 just after 3 a.m. CDT to end the longest game by time in Southeastern Conference Tournament history at 6 hours, 43 minutes.

LEADING OFF: Cano exits after grounder, JD Martinez out

May 23, 2019

LEADING OFF: Cano exits after running out grounder, JD Martinez ailing, Nola pitching better

WNBA's new season ready to tip off

May 23, 2019

It's been a busy offseason for the WNBA with big names changing places, a new commissioner and sadly a few injuries to some of the games' greatest players

Indy 500 all about tradition _ many endure, some fade away

May 23, 2019

The Indianapolis 500 still has plenty of traditions, from the three-wide starting grid to the milk in victory lane

FRENCH OPEN '19: How much do you know about the Paris Slam?

May 23, 2019

FRENCH OPEN '19: See how much you know about the year's second Grand Slam tennis tournament by taking this AP quiz

Seeking more respect, superstar Hegerberg out of World Cup

May 23, 2019

Ada Hegerberg is the best player in women's soccer but she will not be at the Women's World Cup

Faces of concussions: NHL's head-on battle with an epidemic

May 23, 2019

Faces of concussions: Carcillo, Lindros and NHL's head-on battle with an epidemic hockey is still confronting

Swanson, Freeman go back-to-back as Braves beat Giants 9-2

May 23, 2019

Dansby Swanson and Freddie Freeman hit back-to-back homers in the second inning, when Atlanta scored six unearned runs after San Francisco botched a double play, and the surging Braves beat the Giants 9-2

Jiménez hits 2 HR, White Sox turn triple play to beat Astros

May 23, 2019

Eloy Jiménez homered twice and the Chicago White Sox turned the first triple play in the majors this season during a 9-4 victory over the Houston Astros

Hamels gets a no-decision against Phillies, Cubs win 8-4

May 23, 2019

Cole Hamels struggled in his first start against his original team, Albert Almora Jr. hit his first career grand-slam and the Chicago Cubs rallied from an early three-run deficit with three homers, beating the Philadelphia Phillies 8-4 Wednesday night

Mets second baseman Robinson Canó strains left quadriceps

May 22, 2019

Criticized for not running hard, Mets second baseman Robinson Canó strained his left quadriceps hustling up the first base line

Devers HRs for 3rd straight game, Boston tops Jays 6-5 in 13

May 22, 2019

Devers joins exclusive club of young Red Sox sluggers by homers for 3rd straight game, Chavis hits tiebreaking blast in 13th, Red Sox beat Jays 6-5

Davis speeds to NY as Mets stun Nationals in 8th for 6-1 win

May 22, 2019

Juan Lagares hit a go-ahead, three-run double off Washington closer Sean Doolittle, Rajai Davis capped the six-run eighth inning with a three-run homer in his first at-bat for the Mets and New York rallied to beat the Nationals 6-1