Olympic 100-meter champion Elaine Thompson starred while her Jamaican teammate Usain Bolt missed the first Diamond League meet after the Rio de Janeiro Games on Thursday
U.S. Women's Soccer Team keeper Hope Solo was suspended for six months for calling the Swedish team cowards after the U.S. lost in the Olympics.
Katie Ledecky swims pretty fast, but it took her a while to take off all her medals before throwing out the first pitch.
The NFL players' union says Pittsburgh Steelers linebacker James Harrison met Thursday with league investigators looking into allegations linking him to performance-enhancing drugs
Swimmer Katie Ledecky is throwing out the ceremonial first pitch Wednesday as the Washington Nationals host the Baltimore Orioles in game three of a four-game series
The Washington Nationals have acquired left-handed reliever Marc Rzepczynski from the Oakland Athletics for minor league infielder Max Schrock
The Miami Marlins acquired Jeff Francoeur from the Atlanta Braves in a three-team trade Wednesday night, hoping the well-traveled outfielder can provide a boost toward a playoff spot
Former FIFA president Sepp Blatter says he will accept the verdict of the Court of Arbitration for Sport in his appeal against his ban from football's governing body, with the hearing beginning Thursday
LEADING OFF: Indians, Rangers start big series; Segedin returns from 1-day paternity leave; Happ goes for win No. 18; Paxton back from elbow bruise
Heavy rainfall in Sydney over 12 hours into early Thursday morning forced changes to the practice schedules for California and Hawaii just two days away from their college football season-opener at the Olympic stadium