The Packers lost TJ Lang in free agency

Desmond was one of the steals of last offseason, as, following a career-worst season in a contract year with the Nationals, Texas nabbed the former shortstop late in free agency……

ESPN to have first woman announce Monday Night Football game, per report

The first week of the NFL’s regular season features a Monday night doubleheader, and while the first game will have the typical crew (Jon Gruden, Sean McDonough) the second game……

Royals’ Eric Hosmer talks extension, but knows KC core headed to breakup

All-Star first baseman Eric Hosmer, agent Scott Boras and the Royals are discussing a contract extension, but Hosmer “indicated that he’ll test free agency” if no extension is agreed upon……

New York moved into a tie for the AL East lead with the Orioles

Brett Gardner also went deep twice and Aaron Hicks homered as part of a 16-hit night for the Yankees. Matt Holliday added three hits, including an RBI double, as New……

Seahawks’ Michael Bennett to donate endorsement money to minority causes

Seahawks defensive end Michael Bennett has promised to donate all the money he earns from endorsements in 2017 to causes benefiting minority communities and empowering women of color, ESPN reports.……

Andrew McCutchen struggled with Pirates’ decision to move him to right field

It’s been a tough offseason for Andrew McCutchen. Coming off his worst season, he spent the past few months listening to trade rumors involving his name and several other teams.……

Reds’ Billy Hamilton challenges 40-yard dash king John Ross for Cincy speedster supremacy

It’s not a showdown with Usain Bolt, but Bengals draft pick John Ross has a local challenger for the title of Cincinnati’s fastest speedster. Reds outfielder and base thief extraordinaire……

Mariners place Felix Hernandez on DL with shoulder problem

The Mariners placed ace Felix Hernandez on the disabled list Wednesday, according to multiple reports, the day after he left his start in Detroit after two-plus innings with what manager……

Mets’ Steven Matz reels in gigantic shark on fishing trip

Arguably the best catcher of his generation, Posey’s also an integral member of one of its most successful teams. Three World Series titles and an MVP before his 30th birthday……

this may be the Trail Blazers’ best chance in the series to prevent a sweep with an upset.

After combining for 75 points in Game 1, C.J. McCollum and Damian Lillard were ice cold in Game 2, and managed just 23 points between them. Portland will only go……