Dwyane Wade made two clutch free throws in the final seconds to help lift the Chicago Bulls to a 98-95 win over his former team in his first game back in Miami.
In advance of next week's Major League Baseball All-Star Game, Commissioner Rob Manfred will probably speak out about the future of the designated hitter - a position implemented by the American League in 1973, but eschewed by the National League to this very day.
Major League Baseball Commissioner Rob Manfred said Tuesday the 30-team organization is open to expansion and has compiled a list of candidate cities for potential new clubs.
Mike Trout led the American League (AL) to a 6-3 victory over the National League in the Major League Baseball All-Star Game on Tuesday in Cincinnati and made Mid-Summer Classic history.
Milwaukee Brewers second baseman Scooter Gennett in action during a Major League Baseball game against the Atlanta Braves on Tuesday in Milwaukee, Wisconsin. The Braves defeated the Brewers 5-3. Braves pitcher Manny Banuelos earned his first career victory.
Cuban baseball players Alexei Bell, Ismel Jimenez, Yordan Manduley and Yulieski Gourriel signed here Wednesday their contracts to play in the next season for the Quebec Capitales team of the Canadian independent Can-Am League.
World Series champions San Francisco will likely start the baseball season without outfielder Hunter Pence, whose left arm was broken Thursday when he was hit by a pitch.
Alex Rodriguez singled in his first at-bat in nearly 18 months as the formerly banished player began his attempted comeback with the New York Yankees with a Spring Training contest in Tampa, Florida on Wednesday.
Los Angeles Dodgers pitcher Clayton Kershaw unanimously won the National League Cy Young Award on Wednesday, taking the Major League Baseball trophy for the third time in four years.
Chicago White Sox first baseman Jose Abreu and New York Mets right-handed pitcher Jacob deGrom have been named the American League and National League rookies of the year on Monday.
Sparked by Madison Bumgarner's historic pitching performance on only two days' rest, San Francisco won their third World Series in five seasons by beating Kansas City 3-2 on Wednesday.
Giants pitcher Madison Bumgarner delivered another dominant World Series display on Sunday as San Francisco beat Kansas City 5-0 to move within one game of winning Major League Baseball's championship showcase.
Unbeaten in their first Major League Baseball playoffs since 1985, the Kansas City Royals advanced to the World Series by defeating the Baltimore Orioles 2-1 on Wednesday (US time).
Shelby Miller of the St. Louis Cardinals pitches against the Los Angeles Dodgers in game four of the National League Division Series in St. Louis, Missouri on Tuesday (US time). With a 3-2 victory, the Cardinals advanced to the National League finals for a fourth successive season.
Clayton Kershaw struck out 11 in eight innings and chipped in offensively with a run-scoring triple as the Los Angeles Dodgers clinched the National League West title by clobbering San Francisco 9-1 on Wednesday (US time).
The president of the Olympic Council of Asia (OCA) has thrown his support behind baseball's bid to return to the program at the 2020 Tokyo Games.
In a scenario more usually associated with its cousin, cricket, a baseball game in Japan dragged on for four days with two high school teams slogging it out over a record 50 innings.
The St Louis Cardinals beefed up their rotation for the second half of the Major League Baseball season by acquiring starting pitcher Justin Masterson from the Cleveland Indians on Wednesday (US time).