Yankees reliever Betances to start season on injured list

Associated PressYankees reliever Betances to start season on injured listBy MARK DIDTLERTAMPA, Fla. (AP) Yankees reliever Dellin Betances has inflammation in his right shoulder and will start the regular season on the injured list.New York general manager Brian...

AP Source: Cup champion Capitals to visit White House

AP Hockey WriterAP Source: Cup champion Capitals to visit White HouseBy STEPHEN WHYNOWASHINGTON (AP) A person with direct knowledge of the decision says the Washington Capitals will go to the White House on Monday to celebrate their Stanley...

Former Rockies star Gonzalez gets new start with Indians

Former Rockies star Gonzalez gets new start with IndiansGOODYEAR, Ariz. (AP) Carlos Gonzalez's career is laden with personal achievements - a batting title, three All-Star appearances, three Gold Gloves.He has earned the respect of teammates and opponents and...

AP Source: Cup champion Capitals to visit White House

AP Hockey WriterAP Source: Cup champion Capitals to visit White HouseBy STEPHEN WHYNOWASHINGTON (AP) Alex Ovechkin and the Washington Capitals will get a chance to celebrate their Stanley Cup championship with President Donald Trump at the White House...

Maddon, Cubs looking to rebound from disappointing finish

AP Sports WriterMaddon, Cubs looking to rebound from disappointing finishBy JAY COHENCHICAGO (AP) After four consecutive playoff appearances and the 2016 World Series title, the Chicago Cubs are way past playing for Joe Maddon's future.They also know what's...

The Latest: Cup champion Capitals to visit White House

The Latest: Cup champion Capitals to visit White HouseWASHINGTON (AP) The Latest on the Washington Capitals' decision to visit the White House (all times local):4:30 p.m.The White House confirmed to The Associated Press on Tuesday that the Stanley...

Stanley Cup champion Capitals to visit Trump at White House

AP Hockey WriterStanley Cup champion Capitals to visit Trump at White HouseBy STEPHEN WHYNOWASHINGTON (AP) Alex Ovechkin and the Washington Capitals will get a chance to celebrate their Stanley Cup championship with President Donald Trump at the White...

Chiefs sign Breeland in upgrade to beleaguered secondary

Chiefs sign Breeland in upgrade to beleaguered secondaryKANSAS CITY, Mo. (AP) The Kansas City Chiefs have signed cornerback Bashaud Breeland to a $2 million contract for the upcoming season that could be worth an additional $3 million if...

Lopez helps Bulls end losing streak, bet Bulls 116-101

Associated PressLopez helps Bulls end losing streak, bet Bulls 116-101By JOSE M. ROMEROPHOENIX (AP) Robin Lopez scored 24 points to help the Chicago Bulls beat the Phoenix Suns 116-101 on Monday night, snapping a five-game losing streak.Zach LaVine...

Lawmakers want NFL”s Panthers to practice in South Carolina

Associated PressLawmakers want NFL's Panthers to practice in South CarolinaBy CHRISTINA L. MYERSCOLUMBIA, S.C. (AP) South Carolina lawmakers are taking steps to lure the Carolina Panthers to move their practice facility and operations across the North Carolina state...