LOS ANGELES (AP) — All-Star closer Kenley Jansen has been activated off the disabled list for the Los Angeles Dodgers earlier than expected after being cleared by a cardiologist.
BRISBANE, Australia (AP) — Graham Arnold will have the first match of his second tenure in charge of the Australia national team when the Socceroos play South Korea in a football friendly at Brisbane on Nov. 17.
FLORHAM PARK, N.J. (AP) — Jeremy Bates already knew Sam Darnold was pretty special from working with the No. 3 overall draft pick in the offseason.
KEIZER, Ore. (AP) -- Jorge Perez and Zachary Jones connected on back-to-back homers in the seventh inning, leading the Hillsboro Hops to a 9-8 win over the Salem-Keizer Volcanoes on Sunday. With the victory, the Hops swept the three-game series.
, (AP) -- Andry Arias hit a run-scoring double in the third inning, leading the DSL Nationals to a 3-1 win over the DSL Rockies in the second game of a doubleheader on Monday.
ALAMEDA, Calif. (AP) — After spending his first 10 NFL seasons in Green Bay with the same quarterback and head coach, Jordy Nelson acknowledged it took a little time to adjust to his new environment with the Oakland Raiders.
ORCHARD PARK, N.Y. (AP) — Bills rookie quarterback Josh Allen is getting his chance to secure the starting job in Buffalo's preseason game against the Cincinnati Bengals on Sunday.
TEMPE, Ariz. (AP) — Even stronger than usual and in the best of health, Arizona Cardinals guard Mike Iupati is mowing down everything in front of him this preseason.
JACKSONVILLE, Fla. (AP) — Cornerback Jalen Ramsey and defensive end Dante Fowler are back from suspension, but neither is talking about what got them banned for a week or how they spent their time away.
ORCHARD PARK, N.Y. (AP) — Bills defensive coordinator Leslie Frazier was in the midst of discussing his ideal prototypical sizes for players at various positions, when Tremaine Edmunds' name was mentioned.
TUSCALOOSA, Ala. (AP) — All the offseason chatter about who will be throwing passes for Alabama — Jalen Hurts or Tua Tagovailoa — has overshadowed the pressing question of who's charged with defending them.
LAKE FOREST, Ill. (AP) — Despite impressive preseason numbers, the Chicago Bears will enter the regular season no more certain about their pass rush than when they opened training camp due to an injury to linebacker Leonard Floyd.
CORAL GABLES, Fla. (AP) — The mantra about external expectations at Miami probably isn't that much different than the one uttered by most other major college football teams.
Fantasy busts aren't necessarily terrible players by any standard measure. They're just disappointing at the end of the season compared with what owners expected at the beginning of it.
BERLIN (AP) — Axel Witsel scored a dramatic equalizer on his debut and Marco Reus got the late winner as Borussia Dortmund beat Greuther Fuerth 2-1 in the German Cup on Monday.
PITTSBURGH (AP) — The Atlanta Braves have promoted another 20-year-old from the minors, calling up right-hander Bryse Wilson to start against the Pittsburgh Pirates.
MANCHESTER, England (AP) — Chile goalkeeper Claudio Bravo is facing a lengthy spell out after rupturing a tendon in his left foot while training with Manchester City.
BATON ROUGE, La. (AP) — The district attorney in Baton Rouge says a woman who had said LSU receiver Drake Davis physically and psychologically abused her has changed her statement.
LONDON (AP) — Mohamed Salah won a first-half penalty converted by James Milner and also played in Sadio Mane for a late goal as Liverpool beat 10-man Crystal Palace 2-0 on Monday for its second straight win to open the Premier League.
LOUISVILLE, Ky. (AP) — Louisville has placed tight ends coach Chris Klenakis on administrative leave following his arrest on driving under the influence and other charges.
BERGAMO, Italy (AP) — Alejandro "Papu" Gomez scored two goals and set up the other two as Atalanta eased to 4-0 win over newly-promoted Frosinone in Serie A on Monday.
AUSTIN, Texas (AP) — Documents show the University of Texas agreed to pay $600,000 to settle former women's track coach Bev Kearney's race and gender discrimination lawsuit.
LAKE FOREST, Ill. (AP) — Chicago Bears cornerback Deiondre' Hall has been suspended for the season opener at Green Bay for a violation of the NFL's substance abuse policy.
MADRID (AP) — Atletico Madrid and Valencia couldn't manage more than a 1-1 draw in the opening match of the season for potential contenders for the Spanish league title on Monday.
THOUSAND OAKS, Calif. (AP) — Los Angeles Rams right tackle Rob Havenstein on Monday agreed to terms of a four-year contract extension through the 2022 season.
SAN ANGELO, Texas (AP) — Doc Edwards, a major league catcher who went on to manage the Cleveland Indians for three seasons in the 1980s, has died. He was 81.
SOUTH WILLIAMSPORT, Pa. (AP) — After a five-inning, 14 strikeout, no-hit performance, Roberto Joubert stepped off the mound and made his way toward the Puerto Rico dugout.
GENEVA (AP) — FIFA's long-time legal director who was a key link to its American lawyers during federal investigations of corruption has left soccer's world body.
MILAN (AP) — Heavy rain flooded a gorge filled with hikers Monday in the southern region of Calabria, killing at least eight, Italy's civil protection agency said. At least another five were missing.
APPLETON, Wis. (AP) -- Ben Rodriguez hit a three-run double in the third inning, leading the Cedar Rapids Kernels to a 12-4 win over the Wisconsin Timber Rattlers on Monday.
Race car drivers understand death, more so than other professional athletes. Nearly every driver at the top levels has lost a friend or a rival in a race, an acquaintance from another series, a driver they grew up idolizing.
FORT COLLINS, Colo. (AP) — Colorado State coach Mike Bobo remains hospitalized while doctors try to figure out why he has numbness in his feet and his coaching staff prepares for the Rams' opener against Hawaii this weekend.
DUNEDIN, Fla. (AP) -- James Smith doubled twice, driving home three runs as the GCL Phillies East defeated the GCL Blue Jays 9-4 on Monday.
LAKELAND, Fla. (AP) -- Hector Martinez had a walk-off double with one out in the ninth inning, as the GCL Tigers West defeated the GCL Yankees West 4-3 on Monday.