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Derek Dietrich Struck in Head by Foul Ball in Dugout

Marlins second baseman Derek Dietrich was struck by a ball while in the dugout and lifted from Sunday’s 7–3 win over the Braves.

Bettman not bullish about NHL participation in 2018 Olympics

The NHL remains open to sending its players to the 2018 Winter Olympics just so long as the league's owners aren't required to pick up the majority of the check

The Dog Fitness Craze That's Hitting Australia

Combining dogs and exercise has taken Australia by storm. Multiple classes encourage the two together and owners and pets are loving it! Keleigh Nealon (@keleighnealon) has the story.

Someone Spent Nearly $60,000 On 2 NBA Conference Finals Tickets

The Golden State Warriors and the Oklahoma City Thunder are heading to Game 7 of the Western Conference finals.

Mexican soccer player Alan Pulido rescued after kidnapping

Mexican authorities say soccer player Alan Pulido has been rescued after his kidnapping in the northeast border state of Tamaulipas

Rossi chased a career in Europe but is still very American

Alexander Rossi is the most unfamiliar American winner of the Indianapolis 500 in years

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A-Rod Shares Daughter's 'Parent's Day' Assignment

Alex Rodriguez posted a photo of his eight–year–old daughter Ella’s “Parent’s Day” assignment, and her responses to questions about her dad are hilarious and adorable.

AP Source: Baylor will hire former Wake coach Grobe

A person involved in the decision tells The Associated Press that Baylor will hire former Wake Forest coach Jim Grobe to lead its football program this season

Bogaerts hit streak at 23 as Red Sox beat Orioles 7-2

Xander Bogaerts extended his hitting streak to 23 games and drove in two runs, Jackie Bradley put Boston ahead for good with a sixth-inning homer and the Red Sox beat the Baltimore Orioles 7-2 Monday in a matchup of the top two teams in the AL East

Joe Thornton on His Beard: 'It Looks Pretty, but It's Hard Work'

San Jose Sharks forward Joe Thornton discusses his playoff beard at Stanley Cup Final media day in Pittsburgh.

Mexican Soccer Player Alan Pulido Rescued After Kidnapping

Officials said joint federal and state forces helped rescue Pulido just before midnight on Sunday.

Harvey rediscovers form, leads Mets over White Sox 1-0

Matt Harvey rediscovered his form with seven dominant innings of two-hit ball, Neil Walker homered off Jose Quintana, and the New York Mets beat Chicago 1-0 Monday to send the reeling White Sox to their seventh straight loss

Velodrome: Most delayed Rio Olympic venue hits another snag

The Rio de Janeiro Olympic venue facing the most serious construction delay hit another snag Monday when the city hall said it was changing contractors for the track cycling velodrome

Alexander Rossi wins 100th Indianapolis 500

The 100th running of the Indianapolis 500 was won by a rookie for the first time since 2001.

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No. 1 Florida among record 4 SEC teams to nab national seeds

Florida is top seed in NCAA baseball tournament, leading record 4 SEC teams among 8 national seeds

Pau Gasol considering skipping Olympics because of Zika

Pau Gasol says he is considering not playing at the Olympics because of the Zika virus

Salvador Perez Out 7-10 Days

The injuries keep piling up for the Kansas City Royals with catcher Salvador Perez now out of the lineup.

Augie Garrido, star college baseball coach, out at Texas

Augie Garrido, winningest coach in college baseball history, out after 20 seasons at Texas

Mexican Soccer Player Alan Pulido Has Reportedly Been Kidnapped

Mexican soccer player Alan Pulido was reportedly kidnapped in the eastern border state of Tamaulipas, where abductions are common.

Play delayed by rain at French Open

Rain has again delayed play at the French Open as rain covers remain on all courts

Truex seeking bigger things after Charlotte romp

Truex says his dominating win at the Coca-Cola 600 is just the tip of what team can achieve

Warriors, Thunder Face Epic Game 7 Showdown

The Golden State Warriors dug themselves out of a 3-1 hole in the Western Conference finals, to force a Game 7 vs. The Oklahoma City Thunder.

The Latest: Play delayed by rain at French Open

The weather is not getting any better at the French Open

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Paralympic jumper maintains Olympic hopes despite questions

Paralympic long jumper Markus Rehm says he is still hoping to compete at the Olympics in Rio de Janeiro despite a scientific study's inconclusive findings on whether his carbon-fiber prosthesis gives him an unfair advantage over able-bodied athletes

Noah Syndergaard Ejected for Pitch Behind Chase Utley

The rivalry between the Mets and Chase Utley continued to heat up on Saturday after a pitch from Noah Syndergaard went behind the Dodgers infielder.