Minnesota Vikings running back Adrian Peterson was booked and released from a Texas jail on a child abuse charge early Sept. 13.
New York dropped a doubleheader to Baltimore, 2-1 and 5-0 to fall five games off the hunt for the AL’s final wild-card berth.
Ray Rice, the former Baltimore Ravens running back cut after a video emerged showing him beating his wife is the darling of team fans.
Miami Marlins slugger Giancarlo Stanton was driven off the field in an ambulance after being hit in the face by a pitch.
Adam LaRoche and Anthony Rendon had homers to give the Nats a 6-2 win over the Mets, their 12th straight against New York.
Chris Young and launched a three-run homer in the bottom of the ninth that rallied the Yankees to a 5-4 victory over Tampa Bay.
The two NFL owners overseeing the investigation into the Ray Rice domestic violence case pledged they will “get the truth.”
Mark Teixeira tripled and Brian McCann homered and drove in three runs as the Yankees came back to beat the Rays, 8-5.
Rookie hurler Rafael Montero earned his first career win as the surging New York Mets got their fourth straight win, beating Colorado, 2-0.
The NFL called in a former FBI director to examine how it pursued and handled evidence in the Ray Rice domestic violence case.