The Detroit Tigers are heading back to California with the help of Max Scherzer and some fans in right field.
Heading into Game 5 of their NL division series against Pittsburgh, the Cardinals can take comfort in this: They're 7-1 the last three years when facing postseason elimination.
Rookie right-hander Shelby Miller won't be the only Cardinals starter ready for bullpen duty in Game 5 of their NL division series against Pittsburgh on Wednesday night. St. Louis manager Mike Matheny said Lance Lynn, chased in the fifth inning of Game 2, will be available as well.
FIFA ethics prosecutor Michael Garcia expects investigations of the 2018 and 2022 World Cup bids to last into next year. Garcia's U.S.-based law firm on Tuesday stressed the limited mandate of his work, which some FIFA critics hope could lead to re-running the controversial process that gave the 2018 World Cup to Russia and the 2022 event to Qatar.
Rookie Michael Wacha took a no-hit bid into the eighth inning, and the St. Louis Cardinals showed off their October poise, edging the Pittsburgh Pirates 2-1 Monday and setting up a winner-take-all Game 5 in the NL division series.
For a series with so many established veterans, the pitching staffs of the Cardinals and Pirates both have more than a dash of youth.
Oakland takes advantage of struggling Anibal Sanchez to take 2-1 series lead over Detroit.
Considering where Jeff Gordon was after Richmond, left out of the Chase for the Sprint Cup championship in part because of some late-race shenanigans, he couldn't have been happier Sunday.
Geno Smith threw three touchdown passes, didn't turn the ball over at all and guided the Jets on a clutch drive that set up Nick Folk's winning field goal on the final play, giving New York a 30-28 victory over the struggling Atlanta Falcons on Monday.
Jose Lobaton hit a solo home run with two outs in the bottom of the ninth inning, and Tampa Bay staved off elimination once again by beating the Boston Red Sox 5-4 Monday night.
Carlos Boozer scored 16 points, and Kirk Hinrich and Taj Gibson added 15 each to lead the Chicago Bulls to a 106-87 preseason victory over the Memphis Grizzlies on Monday night.
For years, a group of American Indians has tried to block the Washington Redskins from having federal trademark protection, and Del. Eleanor Holmes Norton, the District of Columbia's envoy to Congress, predicted Monday that effort eventually will succeed.
Several baseball players moved from losing teams to contenders during the 2013 season.
It's been the middle-of-the-road acquisitions that have allowed the Chiefs to rise to the top of the AFC West, where they're tied with the Denver Broncos.
The team's win against the Jaguars came despite special teams miscues.
The Cardinals are on their last leg for game four of the series at 2 p.m. Monday.
The Chiefs are off to their best start since 2003 after a win in Tennessee on Sunday improved their record to 5-0.
Ten days after being blown out by the San Francisco 49ers, the St. Louis Rams bounced back for a 34-20 victory over Jacksonville on Sunday. The win breaks a three-game losing streak.
The Columbus Crew (13-14-5) had a three-game winning streak stopped and are two points out of the final playoff spot in the East with two games left while Sporting Kansas City moved to within two points of Eastern Conference leader New York.
After taking advantage of several Cardinals mistakes Friday, the Pirates head home for Game 3 on Sunday.