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Mark McGwire’s Net Worth: “Big Mac” Saved More Than Just Baseball MLB Mark McGwire’s Net Worth: “Big Mac” Saved More Than Just Baseball , Staff Writer 3:40pm, June 12

Mark McGwire's name may as well be synonymous with two words: home runs and steroids. At the height of the…

Batter Swings Bat at Pitcher’s Head In Crazy Cuban Brawl MLB Batter Swings Bat at Pitcher’s Head In Crazy Cuban Brawl , Staff Writer 2:27pm, May 8

Maybe the last thing you expect to see at a baseball game is attempted murder. That, and the San Diego…

Man Spends 10 Hours Running 155 Miles Around His Bed National Man Spends 10 Hours Running 155 Miles Around His Bed , 12:07pm, April 22

MOSCOW (AP) — A Russian man in the far eastern city of Vladivostok ran circles around his bed for more…

Saints Coach Sean Payton Tests Positive for Coronavirus NFL Saints Coach Sean Payton Tests Positive for Coronavirus , 6:09pm, March 19

NEW ORLEANS (AP) — New Orleans Saints head coach Sean Payton learned Thursday that he has tested positive for the…

AP Top 25: Kansas Unanimous No. 1 as March Madness Draws Closer College Basketball AP Top 25: Kansas Unanimous No. 1 as March Madness Draws Closer , 1:00pm, March 2

A string of losses to unranked opponents led to upheaval in the AP Top 25 this week. Kansas kept winning,…

NFL All-Pro Teams: Christian McCaffrey Voted First Team at 2 Positions NFL NFL All-Pro Teams: Christian McCaffrey Voted First Team at 2 Positions , 1:32pm, January 3

NEW YORK (AP) — The Associated Press 2019 NFL All-Pro team selected by a national panel of 50 media members:…

The 2019 Sports Quiz: 12 Questions All Sports Fans Should Easily Answer National The 2019 Sports Quiz: 12 Questions All Sports Fans Should Easily Answer , 1:06pm, December 31

Your scholarship as a sports fan is up for renewal. Not to worry. Just answer a dozen questions from 2019…

Georgia Tech Signee, 17, Dies After Being Hit by Train College Football Georgia Tech Signee, 17, Dies After Being Hit by Train , 10:28am, December 31

DEERFIELD BEACH, Fla. (AP) — A star high school football player in South Florida who had signed with Georgia Tech…

Kawhi Leonard Named AP Male Athlete of the Year NBA Kawhi Leonard Named AP Male Athlete of the Year , 3:37pm, December 27

He was the Fun Guy. The board man who got paid. He overcame injury to reclaim his rightful place as one of…

Simone Biles Named AP Female Athlete of the Year Gymnastics Simone Biles Named AP Female Athlete of the Year , 3:09pm, December 26

They’re called “Simone Things,” a catchall phrase for the casual ease with which Simone Biles seems to soar through her…

AP All-SEC Selections: Burrow, Brown Named Players of the Year College Football AP All-SEC Selections: Burrow, Brown Named Players of the Year , 11:50am, December 9

LSU quarterback Joe Burrow is a unanimous selection as the offensive player of the year on The Associated Press All-Southeastern…

AP Top 25: LSU Jumps to No. 2; Upset Drops Georgia to No. 10 College Football AP Top 25: LSU Jumps to No. 2; Upset Drops Georgia to No. 10 , 5:00pm, October 13

NEW YORK (AP) — LSU moved up to No. 2 in The Associated Press college football poll, giving the Southeastern…

AP Top 25: Florida Climbs to No. 7; AAC Sees 3 Teams Ranked College Football AP Top 25: Florida Climbs to No. 7; AAC Sees 3 Teams Ranked , 9:15am, October 7

Ohio State and Georgia are tied at No. 3 in The Associated Press college football poll, and Florida surged to…

AP Top 25: SEC, Pac-12 Lead the Way With 6 Teams Each in New Poll College Football AP Top 25: SEC, Pac-12 Lead the Way With 6 Teams Each in New Poll , 10:40am, September 16

California and Arizona State moved into the AP Top 25 college football poll to give the Pac-12 six ranked teams,…

AP Top 25: Auburn Climbs to No. 10 After Week 1 Comeback College Football AP Top 25: Auburn Climbs to No. 10 After Week 1 Comeback , 2:38pm, September 3

The Top 25 went 23-0 against unranked teams to open the season, leaving the rankings mostly unchanged with No. 1…

AP Announces College Football’s Preseason All-American Teams College Football AP Announces College Football’s Preseason All-American Teams , 12:47pm, August 20

Clemson quarterback Trevor Lawrence headlines The Associated Press preseason All-America team, and he has two teammates from the top-ranked Tigers…

Fixing Florida State Football Won’t Be Easy for Willie Taggart Florida State Fixing Florida State Football Won’t Be Easy for Willie Taggart , 10:26am, July 1

TALLAHASSEE, Fla. (AP) — Decades of Florida State football dominance is displayed on the walls just outside of Willie Taggart's…

Sports Illustrated’s Swimsuit Issue is Getting Even Hotter This Year National Sports Illustrated’s Swimsuit Issue is Getting Even Hotter This Year , 11:53am, January 15

NEW YORK (AP) — The upcoming Sports Illustrated Swimsuit Issue is moving its publication date, pushing it from the chill…