Clapping and shouting until he was nearly hoarse, new L.A. Clippers’ owner Steve Ballmer introduced himself to fans at a rally.
Eli Manning understands the concern about the New York Giants’ offense with the regular season three weeks away.
Carlos Torres threw five shutout innings but got no hit support as the Chicago Cubs beat the New York Mets, 4-1.
Reigning champion Rafael Nadal pulled out of the U.S. Open because of an injury for the second time in three years.
Jameis Winston and defending national champion Florida State are No. 1 in The Associated Press preseason college football poll.
Starlin Castro’s homer on the first pitch of the ninth gave the Chicago Cubs a 2-1 win over New York Mets on Aug. 17.
Hiroki Kuroda pitched into the 7th, Brett Gardner had 2 RBI’s and the New York Yankees beat the Tampa Bay Rays 4-2.
A 3-0 exhibition record can’t mask the New York Giants’ problems with the offense ahead of the season’s coming start.
The New York Jets let the Cincinnati Bengals get off to an almost perfect start before rallying for a 25-17 exhibition game win.
With his bat and glove, shortstop Wilmer Flores helped spark the New York Mets to a 7-3 victory over the Chicago Cubs.