Nelson Cruz had a pair of hits and Miguel Gonzalez took a shutout into the seventh inning as the Baltimore Orioles opened a double-digit lead in the AL East with a 4-0 victory over the Boston Red Sox on Monday night.
Thousands of fans and students swarmed the Penn State campus on Monday night in the wake of the announcement by the NCAA that sanctions stemming from the Jerry Sandusky scandal would end over the next year.
Baltimore Ravens coach John Harbaugh said the team decided to release Ray Rice after the team's decision-makers watched the video of the former Pro Bowl running back striking his then-fiancee Janay Palmer for the first time Monday.
The NFL Players Association will take a vote Tuesday among its 32 player representatives on a radically revised drug policy after a daylong face-to-face negotiation with the league in New York, according to player sources.
Immediately after Texans outside linebacker Jadeveon Clowney suffered a knee injury that ended his NFL debut, he told safety D.J. Swearinger he stepped in one of the holes on the Texans' home field, Swearinger told NFL Network.