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Sports radio broadcaster dies after being swept away by floodwaters in Iowa

(DES MOINES, Iowa) --  A sports radio broadcaster died when he stepped out of a stalled van and was swept away by a raging flashflood in Iowa, officials said.The torrential rainstorm struck Saturday night in the Midwest, bringing more than 7 inches of rain in just a few hours to…... Read More

Scoreboard roundup -- 6/30/18

(NEW YORK) -- Here are the scores from Sunday’s sports events:INTERLEAGUEChicago Cubs 14, Minnesota 9AMERICAN LEAGUEToronto 4, Detroit 3L.A. Angels 6, Baltimore 2Oakland 7, Cleveland 2Tampa Bay 5, Houston 2Boston 11, N.Y. Yankees 0Texas 13, Chicago White Sox 4Seattle 6, Kansas City 4NATIONAL LEAGUECincinnati 12, Milwaukee 3Miami 5, N.Y. Mets…... Read More

Scoreboard roundup -- 6/29/18

(NEW YORK) -- Here are the scores from Friday’s sports events:INTERLEAGUEChicago Cubs, 10 Minnesota 6AMERICAN LEAGUEL.A. Angels 7, Baltimore 1N.Y. Yankees 8, Boston 1Toronto 3, Detroit 2Tampa Bay 3, Houston 2Texas 11, Chicago White Sox 3Oakland 3, Cleveland 1Seattle 4, Kansas City 1NATIONAL LEAGUEWashington 17, Philadelphia 7Miami 8, N.Y. Mets…... Read More

Scoreboard roundup -- 6/28/18

(NEW YORK) -- Here are the scores from yesterday's sports events:AMERICAN LEAGUEOakland  4  Detroit  2Minnesota   2  Chi White Sox  1     F/13Seattle  4  Baltimore  2      F/10Houston  1  Tampa Bay   0Boston   4  L-A Angels   2NATIONAL LEAGUEArizona   4  Miami   0Chi Cubs  11  L-A Dodgers  5Colorado   9  San Francisco  8Philadelphia  4  Washington  3Milwaukee  6 …... Read More

Young Yankee fan gets thrill of his life during game of catch with Aaron Judge

(PHILADELPHIA) -- One young baseball fan made the play of a lifetime when New York Yankees outfielder Aaron Judge played a game of catch with him from the stands during his team’s showdown against the Philadelphia Phillies at Citizens Bank Park on Tuesday night.A video of the heartwarming interaction, shared…... Read More

Scoreboard roundup -- 6/27/18

(NEW YORK) -- Here are the scores from Wednesday's sports events:INTERLEAGUEKansas City 5, Milwaukee 4Philadelphia 3, N.Y. Yankees 0Texas 5, San Diego 2Cleveland 5, St. Louis 1AMERICAN LEAGUE    Houston 7, Toronto 6Seattle 8, Baltimore 7, 11 InningsOakland 3, Detroit 0Boston 9, L.A. Angels 6Chicago White Sox 6, Minnesota 1NATIONAL LEAGUECincinnati…... Read More

Brother of NFL player charged after friend found dead at athlete's home

(NEW YORK) -- The brother of New York Giants cornerback Janoris Jenkins has been arrested after a family friend was found dead at the NFL player's New Jersey home, authorities said on Wednesday.William Jenkins Jr. of Fair Lawn, New Jersey, was charged with aggravated manslaughter in connection with the death…... Read More

Serena Williams seeded No. 25 after Wimbledon rules amended for maternity leave

(LONDON) -- Seven-time Wimbledon champion Serena Williams has been seeded 25th for this year's tournament as she returns to the sport after giving birth to a baby daughter in September.Ending weeks of debate, the All England Club that organizes the British Grand Slam tournament decided to amend the rules and…... Read More

Man found dead in beer cooler at Atlanta Braves' stadium

(ATLANTA) -- Police are investigating after a man was found dead inside SunTrust Park in Atlanta on Tuesday.Cobb County Police told ABC affiliate WSB-TV that a third-party contractor was found dead by another worker in a walk-in beer cooler at the stadium, home of the Atlanta Braves.Police told WSB-TV they…... Read More

Dead body found at the home of New York Giants' Janoris Jenkins, authorities say

(FAIR LAWN, N.J.) -- A dead body has been found at the home of New York Giants cornerback Janoris Jenkins, according to authorities.Authorities in Bergen County, New Jersey, are investigating the death after police found the body at a home in Fair Lawn, the Bergen County Prosecutor's office said in…... Read More

Super Bowl champ Nick Foles' new memoir, 'Believe It'

(NEW YORK) -- Fresh off of his team's first-ever Super Bowl victory, Philadelphia Eagles' starting quarterback Nick Foles is out with a new memoir.Foles sustained an ACL injury late in the 2017 NFL season, causing many to believe it was over for the Eagles. Yet, led by Foles, the team…... Read More

Serena Williams wants Wimbledon to change seeding rules for returning moms

(NEW  YORK) -- After Serena William's highly anticipated return to tennis last month at the French Open, following the birth of her daughter, Williams, 36, has her eyes set on Wimbledon, which kicks off July 2. The two-time defending champion couldn't defend her Wimbledon title last year because she was…... Read More

1st LGBTQ couple featured on cover of ESPN The Magazine's body issue

(NEW YORK) -- ESPN The Magazine is celebrating the 10th anniversary of its body issue with 10 unique cover images, including one that features the first-ever LGBTQ couple to pose together in the magazine's history. The power couple of women's sports -- WNBA star Sue Bird and professional soccer player…... Read More

Scoreboard Roundup 6/25/18

(NEW YORK) -- Here are the scores from yesterday's sports events:  INTERLEAGUE Final  Atlanta   7  Baltimore   3   ------   AMERICAN LEAGUE Final  Boston          5  Seattle       0 Final  Tampa Bay       7  N-Y Yankees   6, 12 Innings Final  Cleveland      12  Detroit       2 Final  Chi White Sox  10  Oakland       3 Final  Houston        11  Kansas City   3 Final  Minnesota       2  Texas         0 Final …... Read More