Tuesday, September 22, 2020


Want to know the latest in today's sports news? Below, we share breaking sports news articles and updates.

Updated 6 days, 18 hours ago

Moses Lake girls soccer hopes to build off last year’s success

After making a surge to the District Championship game last fall, Moses Lake High School girls soccer coach Liz ...

Updated 15 minutes ago
Stallings HR in 9th, Pirates slow Cubs' drive in NL Central

PITTSBURGH (AP) — Jacob Stallings hit a solo home run in the bottom of the ninth inning and the Pittsburgh Pirates stalled the Chicago Cubs' bid to win the NL Central with a 3-2 victory Tuesday night.

Updated 15 minutes ago
Ozuna, Braves beat Miami, clinch 3rd straight NL East title

ATLANTA (AP) — Bryse Wilson pitched five scoreless innings, Marcell Ozuna drove in five runs with four hits that included two homers and the Atlanta Braves clinched their third straight NL East title by beating t...

Updated 42 minutes ago
Nats sweep Phils, drop Philadelphia below playoff position

WASHINGTON (AP) — The Philadelphia Phillies tumbled out of a playoff position, getting swept in a doubleheader by the Washington Nationals when Yadiel Hernández hit a game-ending, two-run homer in eighth inning o...

Updated 42 minutes ago
Ramírez, Indians clinch playoff spot with 5-3 win over WSox

CLEVELAND (AP) — With one sweet swing, José Ramírez pushed the Cleveland Indians in the playoffs and strengthened his case for the AL MVP award.

Updated 1 hour, 19 minutes ago
Wilson has 29 points, 7 blocks; Aces even series with Sun

BRADENTON, Fla. (AP) — A’ja Wilson had 29 points, seven rebounds and a career-high seven blocks to lead the top-seeded Las Vegas Aces past the Connecticut Sun 83-75 on Tuesday night to even the best-of-five playo...

Updated 1 hour, 19 minutes ago
Brewers rally in 7th, bolster chances with 3-2 win over Reds

CINCINNATI (AP) — Facing a loss that could have deeply dented their playoff chances, the Milwaukee Brewers pulled one out behind an infielder who hasn't been able to crack the starting lineup lately.

Updated 2 hours, 42 minutes ago
Bulls snag big name in coaching search, hire Billy Donovan

CHICAGO (AP) — Billy Donovan wasn't on the market for long — hardly a shocker given he's won everywhere he's coached.

Updated 2 hours, 43 minutes ago
Saints normally dynamic offense looking sluggish in 2020

NEW ORLEANS (AP) — Saints quarterback Drew Brees doesn't quibble with the notion that New Orleans’ normally dynamic offense has looked somewhat out of sync to start the 2020 season.

Updated 2 hours, 43 minutes ago
Angels SS Andrelton Simmons opts out of final 5 games

ANAHEIM, Calif. (AP) — Shortstop Andrelton Simmons has opted out of the remainder of the Los Angeles Angels' season.

Updated 3 hours, 16 minutes ago
Lightning's Vasilevskiy standing tall in Stanley Cup Final

For all the hype Dallas goaltender Anton Khudobin is receiving for helping the Stars reach the Stanley Cup Final, fellow Russian Andrei Vasilevskiy is reminding everyone the Tampa Bay Lightning have a strong pres...

Updated 3 hours, 31 minutes ago
Cardinals put Hudson on 45-day IL, bring Whitley back

KANSAS CITY, Mo. (AP) — The St. Louis Cardinals shut down Dakota Hudson for the season by transferring him to the 45-day injured list Tuesday while activating reliever Kodi Whitley and optioning Junior Fernandez ...

Updated 3 hours, 31 minutes ago
MATCHDAY: Thiago Silva could make Chelsea debut in cup

A look at what’s happening around European soccer on Wednesday:

Updated 3 hours, 31 minutes ago
Mariners' Moore placed on concussion list, out for season

SEATTLE (AP) — Seattle Mariners second baseman Dylan Moore’s season is over after he was placed on the seven-day concussion list Tuesday.

Updated 3 hours, 31 minutes ago
Jets sign WR Malone to active roster, place CB Maulet on IR

FLORHAM PARK, N.J. (AP) — The New York Jets signed wide receiver Josh Malone to the active roster Tuesday after he was elevated from the practice squad for the first two games.

Updated 3 hours, 31 minutes ago
Derek Carr has Raiders off to high-scoring start to season

LAS VEGAS (AP) — The problems the Raiders had scoring the previous three seasons haven’t been an issue through two games.