AP News Articles

By JOHN PERROTTO Associated Press

PITTSBURGH (AP) — Asdrúbal Cabrera hit the last of Washington's four home runs and drove in five runs, and three relievers combined for 6 2/3 innings of one-hit ball as the Nationals thumped the Pittsburgh Pirates 13-0 on Monday night.

Adam Eaton,...Read more

José Quintana, Anthony Rizzo and the Chicago Cubs put on quite a show.Read more

Georgia Bulldogs mascot Uga

Sports Illustrated is celebrating college football's 150th season by ranking the top 10 all-time greatest mascots.Read more

By STEVE OVERBEY Associated Press

ST. LOUIS (AP) — Lane Thomas hit a go-ahead grand slam in the seventh inning, Paul Goldschmidt and Dexter Fowler also homered, and the St. Louis Cardinals beat the Pittsburgh Pirates 11-9 Sunday.

St. Louis rallied from an 8-4 deficit to sweep the...Read more

By WES CROSBY Associated Press

PITTSBURGH (AP) — Mets star Robinson Canó appears headed back to the injured list after straining his left hamstring, an injury that overshadowed Noah Syndergaard's sparkling outing in a 13-2 rout of the Pittsburgh Pirates on Sunday that pulled New York...Read more


NEW YORK (AP) — Steven Matz threw an efficient five-hitter for his first complete game in 90 major league starts, and the New York Mets got home runs from Michael Conforto and J.D. Davis in a 3-0 victory Saturday night over the sinking Pittsburgh...Read more

By JAKE SEINER AP Sports Writer

NEW YORK (AP) — Trade candidate Zack Wheeler showed off a live arm in his return from the injured list, Jeff McNeil hit the first of four Mets homers and New York beat the slumping Pittsburgh Pirates 6-3 Friday night.

Wheeler (7-6) struck out seven...Read more

By ALAN SAUNDERS Associated Press

PITTSBURGH (AP) — Bryan Reynolds wasn't even in the conversation for playing time when the Pirates began their 2019 season. As the first half closes, he's established himself as a key contributor to a surprising Pittsburgh offense.

Reynolds hit a...Read more

By WILL GRAVES AP Sports Writer

PITTSBURGH (AP) — Lorenzo Cain delivered a go-ahead RBI single off Pittsburgh closer Felipe Vázquez in the top of the 10th inning and the Milwaukee Brewers recovered after blowing a five-run lead in the ninth to edge the Pittsburgh Pirates 7-6 on Friday...Read more

GLENDALE, Ariz. (AP) — The Arizona Coyotes were one of the NHL’s best defensive teams last season while just missing their first playoff appearance in six years.

The biggest reason they came up short: Lack of scoring.

The Coyotes took a step toward shoring up their long-standing...Read more