The Houston Texans will place tight end Owen Daniels on injured reserve with the designation to return, meaning he will miss at least the next eight weeks, a league source told ESPN NFL Insider Adam Schefter.
NFL Security has contacted the Houston Texans and the Houston police regarding an alleged incident in which a fan apparently showed up at Matt Schaub's home and berated the quarterback, a league source told ESPN NFL Insider Ed Werder.
Shane Victorino's infield single snapped a seventh-inning tie and journeyman Craig Breslow gave Boston a huge boost out of the bullpen, sending the Red Sox into the AL Championship Series with a 3-1 victory over the Tampa Bay Rays on Tuesday night.
Max Scherzer escaped a major jam in relief and the Detroit Tigers -- helped by two fans who reached out to reel in Victor Martinez's disputed home run -- rallied past the Oakland Athletics 8-6 on Tuesday to force a decisive fifth game in their AL Division
New York Yankees owner Hal Steinbrenner would like to resolve the issue of Joe Girardi's contract "sooner rather than later," and hinted that the resolution could wind up being someone else managing the Yankees in 2014.
Stanford Cardinal head coach David Shaw angrily denied claims that his players faked injuries in the fourth quarter against the Washington Huskies, even going so far as to call Huskies coach Steve Sarkisian "unprofessional."