M.L.B. Playoff Races: Yankees and Braves Close In on Berths
The Astros, behind seven R.B.I. from Yuli Gurriel, clinch a spot in the postseason; the Cardinals keep pace in the N.L. wild-card race.
Yankees 10, Orioles 8: The Yankees Get a Victory, if Not Encouragement
C.C. Sabathia delivered a strong start, but six relievers were needed to get the final nine outs against the hapless Orioles.
Mets 4, Nationals 2: Jacob deGrom’s Quality Start Breaks a Major League Record
DeGrom turned in his 23rd consecutive quality start, breaking a record shared by Bob Gibson and Chris Carpenter.
Tiger Woods, Grinding Through Round 2, Keeps Share of Tour Championship Lead
Woods shot a two-under-par 68 to finish the day seven under for the tournament, sharing the lead with Justin Rose, the world No. 1.
N.B.A. Roundup: Adam Silver Urges N.B.A. Teams to Hire More Women
Silver, the N.B.A. Commissioner, asked teams to review the report about the incidents of sexual harassment and improper workplace conduct in the...
Letters to the Sports Editor
Readers sound off on the data about fines in tennis.
Cubs’ Addison Russell Placed on Leave by M.L.B. After Abuse Allegations
In a blog post linked to his ex-wife, Russell was accused of physical and emotional abuse.
Extra Bases: A Rockie Is What He Wanted to Be, on His Terms
The ace Kyle Freeland defiantly throws inside for his hometown team, leading a rotation that is spurring pennant hopes.
Juan Mata interview: Manchester United midfielder shining under Louis van Gaal, but says Dutchman is 'different' to any other manager
All footballers are vulnerable when a new manager arrives but Juan Mata would have felt a little more vulnerable than most....
Rugby World Cup 2015 England vs Wales: Comeback man George North is ready to make a pain of himself
At the last World Cup, George North was a wide-eyed teenager in the infancy of his career. His forfeit for being the youngest member of the...
Brendan Rodgers, Dick Advocaat and Steve McClaren are all suffering under clubs' recruitment policies
It is repugnant to bet on people losing their jobs, but that does not stop the bookmakers setting odds on which Premier League manager will be...
Sepp Blatter: Six things you need to know about the Swiss criminal proceedings against the Fifa president
What is Blatter accused of doing?