HOUSTON (AP) — Houston Astros outfielder George Springer missed Wednesday night's game against the Texas Rangers and was being evaluated for a possible concussion.
Springer left Tuesday's game after making a spectacular catch for the last out of the seventh inning as he ran into the wall. Springer slowly came off the field under his own power and was replaced the next inning.
Springer was still being evaluated, Houston manager A.J. Hinch said before...
PITTSBURGH (AP) — Cincinnati Reds first baseman Joey Votto was ejected and then made contact with home plate umpire Chris Conroy during the third inning of Wednesday night's game against the Pittsburgh Pirates.
After Votto struck out swinging against Gerrit Cole to end the inning, he flung his bat and helmet to the ground.
Votto then said something to Conroy as he walked to his position and was ejected.
SAN FRANCISCO (AP) — Walker Cup teammates Nathan Smith and Todd White won the inaugural U.S. Amateur Four-Ball on Wednesday, beating Sherrill Britt and Greg Earnhardt 7 and 5 in the championship match
Smith and White won the first four holes at Olympic Club, Britt and Earnhardt took the fourth with a birdie, and Smith and White birdied the sixth to regain their 4-up lead. Smith and White won Nos. 11 and 12 with pars and ended the match with a birdie on the par-3 13th....
SPOKANE, Wash. (AP) — Former Washington starting point guard Nigel Williams-Goss will transfer to Gonzaga and be eligible for the 2016-17 season when the series between the Huskies and Bulldogs is scheduled to resume.
Gonzaga announced Wednesday that Williams-Goss will enroll this summer and have two years of eligibility remaining.
Williams-Goss was Washington's leading scorer last season at 15.6 points per game but joined an exodus from the Huskies...
INDIANAPOLIS (AP) — The Colts have agreed to contract terms with five of their eight draft picks.
Indianapolis announced Wednesday that it had agreed to deals with safety Clayton Geathers, defensive tackle David Parry, running back Josh Robinson, inside linebacker Amarlo Herrera and offensive lineman Denzelle Good.
All five were selected on the final day of last weekend's draft, and the news comes two days before the Colts hold a three-day rookie...
CLEVELAND (AP) — King James placed his crown back on for Game 2.
LeBron James returned to the floor Wednesday night against Chicago wearing his signature headband, which the Cavaliers' star had ditched since a March 7 game against Phoenix. Since his high school days in Akron, James had always worn a headband before surprisingly putting it away for nearly two months.
After an "off" game by his standards in Cleveland's Game 1 loss to the Bulls, James...