Matt Olson and Mark Canha homered in the first inning for the A’s, who will play the Yankees five more times in less than two weeks.
The horrific death of a cyclist has intensified debate over whether drivers are being treated too leniently.
The winner, Bob Long, “hated” to think that he couldn’t complete the Mongol Derby, a grueling 1,000-kilometer competition across the steppes of Mongolia.
A letter to the two athletes from Sarah Hirshland, the chief executive of the United States Olympic and Paralympic Committee, seemed to sound an alarm for other competitors considering political stands at the 2020 Olympics.
Are their postseason hopes an illusion? A tough nine-game stretch at Citi Field could provide the answer.
Octavio Dotel was arrested and Luis Castillo was cited for suspected links to a drug-trafficking and money-laundering network in the Dominican Republic.
A Texas program for high schools mandated soft-shell helmets after serious injuries occurred during incidental contact.
The 17-year-old American, who reached the semifinals of the French Open in June, would have been seeded at the Open, which begins Monday.
He began running after retiring from his job and racked up dozens of gold medals and two world records in masters competitions.
The team, which will begin play in 2022, will be the first female majority-owned club in the league’s history.
Summer moves at Juventus were the latest example of a broken economy in which teams are selling players they should keep, and keeping players they would prefer to sell.
It’s up to a small group of league officials to make sure all N.B.A. teams follow the rules of the collective bargaining agreement. They do more to shape the league than fans realize.
The main draw of the tournament doesn’t start until next Monday, but there is plenty to see in Flushing Meadows right now.
It once seemed impossible that anyone could go faster in the butterfly. By the time it happened, the most decorated Olympian had a growing family and no problem letting go of records.
Sale received an injection for inflammation in his elbow, and will be re-evaluated in six weeks.
He lost 20 games and won only eight in 1962 for a legendarily bad team. But among his wins were four shutouts, including a one-hitter.
The date set by the judge is at least six months earlier than both sides had requested, and could see the trial disrupt the team’s preparations for the Tokyo Olympics.
The basketball star will donate a seven-figure sum to fund men’s and women’s Division I golf at the university for at least six years.
The enthusiasm is the latest sign of growing interest and potential investment in the women’s game, but one of the countries on FIFA’s list says it has no plans to bid.
Hailie Deegan, 18, has high hopes for her racing career, and the confidence that success will come in good time.