Baseball

The baseball team's all-star closer stands accused of soliciting sex from a 13-year-old.
Big Papi threw the pitch during a game against his former rivals, the Yankees.
The pitcher's family said they were "shocked" after a coroner's report showed he had a mix of alcohol, fentanyl and oxycodone in his system when he died.
George Ann Field told reporters, “I don’t think I’ve ever been that strong, and I whacked that bear as hard as I could, both hands."
"I did not mean to do that at all," the Seattle Mariners player told the ump after he was ejected.
The boy's reaction is everything the national pastime could wish for.
Most sources believe the common name for the painful spasm comes from baseball lore.
The quartet unfurled the banner during the Orioles' home MLB game against the Toronto Blue Jays.
An awkward swing produced a fairly mighty blast and further stoked an MLB controversy.
Boone's rant is already turning into a rallying cry for the Yankees and their fans.
The Milwaukee Bucks star took his swings with the New York Yankees.
The former Red Sox slugger is reportedly "recovering well and is in good spirits."
The search engine puts you in the swing of Independence Day with one catchy contest.
A lawyer informed the Houston Astros that the 2-year-old's family has retained him amid continuing concerns for fan safety.
The Monument Park marker appears alongside those dedicated to baseball greats Babe Ruth and Derek Jeter.
The Dominican Republic’s lead prosecutor says the target was another man, dressed similarly to the former Red Sox slugger.
The WWE superstar will pay off his bet to Padres pitcher Logan Allen right on the pitcher's mound at Petco Park.
Wilson Ramos discovered their third child was on the way, but he didn't deliver at the plate.
Dominican Republic National Police say they detained a man accused of shooting the former Boston Red Sox player at a bar Sunday.