The path to the major leagues for Cuban players has often involved smugglers who bring them out of the island nation for a price. It's hard to foresee exactly how that will change in the short-term, or whether MLB teams will be allowed to invest resources in the communist country.
As Missouri prepares for its New Year's Day kickoff with No. 25 Minnesota at Orlando's Citrus Bowl, we grade the team's offense position by position.
Missouri's senior guard has hustled his way toward plenty of scratches and bruises this season.
Three Missouri divers competed with mixed results in the 1-meter springboard at the USA Diving Winter National Championships on Tuesday.
Vladimir Tarasenko scored three goals, and the streaking St. Louis Blues netted four in the third period in a 5-2 comeback victory over the Los Angeles Kings on Tuesday.
With a spending spree of staggering reach and proportions, the thumb of desert with a native population of just 282,750 has used sports to make itself a household name in Europe.
The Stephens College basketball team lost to Hannibal-LaGrange despite a halftime lead Tuesday.
The Tolton High School boys basketball team beat Centralia High School by 30 points Tuesday night.
Rams tight end Jared Cook was too outspoken after the Rams' 12-6 loss to Arizona last week, landing in a meeting with coach Jeff Fisher.
Missouri track coach Rick McGuire received the George Dales Award on Tuesday.
The Colorado Rockies needed a versatile infielder, and so they added Daniel Descalso with a $3.6 million, two-year contract Tuesday.
College and Pro Football Hall of Famer Kellen Winslow resigned as Florida A&M University's athletics director eight months after taking over the program, the school announced Monday.
The Kansas City Royals finalized a $17 million, two-year deal with veteran slugger Kendrys Morales on Tuesday.
Athletes would be blocked from unionizing at public universities under a bill that won final passage in Michigan on Tuesday.
The 47-year-old Pelini is a graduate of Cardinal Mooney High School in the northeast Ohio city of Youngstown. He played defensive back for Ohio State from 1986-89.
Heisman Trophy winner Marcus Mariota is the first Ducks quarterback to be an All-American. He is joined by Ducks cornerback Ifo Ekpre-Olomu.
Former Browns quarterback Bernie Kosar unloaded on the team's front office, saying it lacks vision and switching to rookie Johnny Manziel "is a recipe for disaster."
Chryst traveled to Madison, Wisconsin on Tuesday to meet with university officials about replacing Gary Andersen. Andersen abruptly left the Badgers for Oregon State last week after just two seasons on the job, leaving the same day Heisman Trophy finalist Melvin Gordon said he'd skip his senior year to enter the NFL draft.
After a double-digit deficit in the third quarter, the Spartans fought back for a brief fourth quarter lead, before falling 52-50 to Helias.
With the Tigers preparing for Orlando's Citrus Bowl, the Missourian names some end-of-the-season superlatives.