Ohtani, 3 other Angels homer in 9-2 win over White Sox

Griffin Canning had never been caught by fellow rookie Anthony Bemboom. Canning had perhaps the best start of his career, going seven innings and allowing just one run, and Bemboom hit his first homer in the majors to lead the Los Angeles Angels to a 9-2 victory over the Chicago White Sox. Shohei Ohtani

Hill rallies Saints to 19-17 victory over Chargers

Taysom Hill has been the quintessential all-purpose player the past two seasons. On Sunday, he showed again what makes him such a valuable weapon for the New Orleans Saints. Hill had 191 yards of offense and directed three second-half scoring drives to help the Saints rally for a 19-17 preseason victory

Jack Whitaker, Hall of Fame sports broadcaster, dies at 95

Jack Whitaker, whose Hall of Fame broadcasting career ranged from the first Super Bowl to Secretariat's Triple Crown to short essays from major sporting events, died Sunday morning, CBS reported. The network said Whitaker died of natural causes in his sleep in Devon, Pennsylvania. Whitaker, a Philadelphia

Greinke gets 200th win, pitches Astros past A’s 4-1

After earning his 200th win, Zack Greinke hopes he's on his way to even bigger achievements with the Houston Astros this season. Greinke reached the milestone with seven smooth innings Sunday, pitching the first-place Astros past the Oakland Athletics 4-1 to avoid a four-game sweep. Alex Bregman

Le’Veon Bell won’t play in the preseason

Le'Veon Bell didn't play at all last year, and he won't play at all until the start of the regular season. Via Ralph Vacchiano of SNY.com, Jets coach Adam Gase said Sunday that the veteran running back would not play in the preseason. The Jets signed Bell to a four-year, $52.5 million deal

Hampson’s single in 10th rallies Rockies past Marlins, 7-6

Garrett Hampson didn't think about being a hero. Hampson hit a bases-loaded single in the bottom of the 10th inning, and the Rockies rallied to beat the Miami Marlins 7-6 on Sunday, completing a three-game sweep. Nolan Arenado homered twice for Colorado, which has won four straight and swept a

D-backs avoid sweep, top Giants in Bochy’s Arizona farewell

The Arizona Diamondbacks desperately needed a win to avoid falling further behind in the race for a National League wild-card berth, and a pitcher who hadn't won at home in 2 1/2 months delivered. Merrill Kelly held the San Francisco Giants to one run in 5 2/3 innings, and the Diamondbacks avoided

Polanco, Twins top Rangers 6-3 for 1st 4-game sweep of Texas

The Minnesota Twins started a six-game road trip outside the lead in the AL Central for the first in almost four months. Jorge Polanco cleared the bases with a tiebreaking triple in the eighth inning, lifting the Twins to their first-ever four-game sweep of the Rangers with a 6-3 victory Sunday. The