Yankees’ Clarke Schmidt draws scout’s praise after spring outing

TAMPA — Clarke Schmidt has 27 minor league games in his first two professional seasons, because he had Tommy John surgery a month before being taken by the Yankees in the first round of the 2017 dr…

Australia minister urges calm as virus looms over F1, major events

Australia's health minister on Friday urged the sports-mad country not to fear being infected by the coronavirus when attending major events such as Formula One's season-opening Grand Prix i...

Giants could land Auburn’s Derrick Brown in ‘best player’ scenario

INDIANAPOLIS — There’s no chance, right? No way the Giants use their first-round draft pick on another interior defensive lineman, right? Not when there is a dire need for starters at offensive tac…

Jordan Love embraces Patrick Mahomes comparisons, success of black NFL QBs

Jordan Love has first-round talent, but is coming off an uneven season at Utah State. He hopes comparisons to Patrick Mahomes make scouts take another look.

Sharapova retires with head held high despite unscrupulous attempts to undermine her reputation

Maria Sharapova has hung up her racquet on a 5-time Grand Slam-winning career that saw her dazzle as a teenage phenomenon but then shot down by smear and scrutiny as her name became mired in the murky meldonium scandal.

The Breakdown | Shane Williams: 'Unlike in my day, player welfare is a clear priority'

The former Wales wing’s documentary is broadcast on Thursday and he says the game is changing for the better

F1 make Australian Grand Prix decision due to coronavirus after China cancellation

Question marks have been raised over the 2020 Formula One calendar due to concerns over the spread of the coronavirus.

'She is a legend of the sport': Novak Djokovic leads tributes to Maria Sharapova upon her retirement

The world's top ranked tennis player Novak Djokovic says that Maria Sharapova's influence on the sport will extend long past her retirement, after the Russian five-time Grand Slam champion announced the end of her career.

Vietnam GP to go ahead as planned despite coronavirus, says F1 boss

Chinese Grand Prix has already been postponed with the inaugural Vietnamese Grand Prix in nearby Hanoi coming under increasing concern

Spring training roundup: Cardinals knock off Astros

Lane Thomas clubbed a two-run homer in the second inning and Justin Williams hit a solo blast later in the frame to help the St. Louis Cardinals post a 7-5 victory over the host Houston Astros on Wedn...

Spring training roundup: Cardinals knock off Astros

Lane Thomas clubbed a two-run homer in the second inning and Justin Williams hit a solo blast later in the frame to help the St. Louis Cardinals post a 7-5 victory over the host Houston Astros on Wedn...

Redskins flirting with top NFL draft QBs in front of Dwayne Haskins

The Redskins may be in the hunt for another quarterback. Washington’s new head coach Ron Rivera told reporters Wednesday at the NFL Combine that the Redskins intend to meet with the two most …

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