Royals place OF Lorenzo Cain on disabled list with strained hamstring

The Royals have placed outfielder Lorenzo Cain on the disabled list with a hamstring injury.

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The Latest: Double shooting gold medalist ineligible for Rio

Double shooting gold medalist Michael Diamond has been ruled ineligible to represent Australia at the Rio Olympics

Mutilated Body Parts Wash Ashore In Rio de Janeiro Near Olympic Venue

Body parts were found on Copacabana beach, the site of the world's largest New Year's Eve celebration and Olympic sand volleyball.

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The Latest: Aussie qualifier wins 14-12 in 5th set

After a four-hour contest between two qualifiers that went to 26 games in the fifth set, the match ended on a double-fault

Shanghai SIPG announces Hulk transfer from Zenit

Shanghai SIPG signed Hulk from Zenit St. Petersburg, making the Brazilian forward the first high-profile signing in what is expected to be a mega-spending transfer window in the Chinese Super League

Baseball team Sonoma Stompers sign two female players

The Sonoma Stompers have signed Kelsie Whitmore and Stacy Piagno, who become the first two women in professional baseball since the 1950's.

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Leicester to Iceland: Don't start thinking about us

One of the brains behind Leicester's incredible Premier League title triumph believes the Icelanders would impair the prospects of their improbable European Championship journey continuing by seeking inspiration from the first-time English champions

The Latest: Hazard returns to training for Belgium

Belgium captain Eden Hazard has returned to training ahead of the team's European Championship quarterfinal match against Wales

Blast from the past, remembering 'The Baseball Bunch'

In the 80's, MLB treated kids to an instructional baseball TV show complete with skill drills, major league stars and some goofy guests.

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5 Belgium players to watch

Belgium is facing Wales in a European Championship quarterfinal on Friday

Volunteer Hero: Looking Back On Pat Summitt's Storied Career

With 1,098 wins and eight national titles, Pat Summitt was a champion on and off the court.

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5 Wales players to watch

Wales is facing Belgium in a European Championship quarterfinal on Friday

Germany vs Italy: Heavyweights collide at Euro 2016

Germany vs. Italy: It's a game fit for a final, but one of them won't even get past the quarterfinal stage at Euro 2016.

Lightning reach eight-year extension with Steven Stamkos

The Lightning and StevenĀ StamkosĀ have agreed to terms on an eight-year contract extension worth an average of $8.5 million per season.

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LEADING OFF: Cleveland streaking, Bumgarner needs no DH

LEADING OFF: Cleveland goes for 13th straight win, Bumgarner needs no DH, homer-happy O's visit Seattle, Rizzo leads Cubs vs Mets

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Johnson gets back to work as a US Open champion

Dustin Johnson hasn't played a lot of golf since winning the U.S. Open, but it's time to get back to work at the Bridgestone Invitational

Devils Acquire Former No. 1 pick Taylor Hall from Oilers

The New Jersey Devils have acquired former No. 1 overall draft pick Taylor Hall from the Edmonton Oilers for defenseman Adam Larsson.

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NHL free agent pool is deep even without Stamkos

Even with Steven Stamkos staying with the Tampa Bay Lightning, the NHL free agent market presents plenty of big-time players from forwards Milan Lucic, Loui Eriksson and Kyle Okposo to defensemen Brian Campbell and Dan Hamhuis

LeBron James' Giant Banner Won't Be Replaced For The RNC After All

Nearly 25,000 people signed a petition to keep the banner hanging.

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Who's new on the US Olympic swimming team for Rio

Michael Phelps wondered whether the younger generation of swimmers is ready to fill his very large shoes

HRs by McCann, Gregorius in 9th rally Yanks past Rangers 9-7

Brian McCann hit a tying, three-run homer off Sam Dyson, Didi Gregorius capped the six-run ninth inning with a two-run homer and the New York Yankees woke up late to beat the Texas Rangers 9-7 Thursday night

Colts Extend Luck's Contract Through 2021 with $140M Deal

The Colts have agreed to a contract extension with quarterback Andrew Luck that will keep him in Indianapolis through the 2021 season.

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Phelps locks up trip to 5th Olympics; Franklin going too

Michael Phelps is heading back to the Olympics, and so is Missy Franklin

The Latest: Hurdler Pearson tears hamstring, will miss Rio

The United States is assembling an Olympic swimming team that Michael Phelps hardly recognizes

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#DearAndy: Is Brexit like Texas and the Big 12?

Is Brexit like the University of Texas and the Big 12? Michigan's national title odds and the college football equivalent to Iceland's upset of England in Euro 2016.

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Pat Summitt, The NCAA's Winningest D-1 Basketball Coach, Has Died

The former Lady Vols coach stepped down in 2012 after being diagnosed with dementia.

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