Ronald Acuna pulled for not hustling, but Braves top Dodgers

Published Aug. 18 2019

Ronald Acuña Jr. said he had never before failed to hustle out of the batter's box.

Cody Bellinger hits 41st homer of year as Dodgers beat Braves

Published Aug. 16 2019

The Los Angeles Dodgers are hitting home runs at a record pace.

Pete Alonso ties NL rookie HR record as Mets beat Braves 10-8

Published Aug. 15 2019

Pete Alonso drove in six runs with five hits, including a three-run homer that helped lead to Julio Teheran's shortest...

Sister: Dale Earnhardt Jr., family 'safe' after plane crash in Tennessee

Published Aug. 15 2019

Dale Earnhardt Jr. was taken to a hospital after his plane crashed in East Tennessee.

Braves jump on Seth Lugo for 5 runs in 7th, beat Mets 6-4

Published Aug. 14 2019

Tyler Flowers drove in a tiebreaking run with an infield hit, and the Atlanta Braves scored five runs off Seth...

Patriots-Titans practice like a trash-talking family reunion

Published Aug. 14 2019

New England Patriots rookies surprised Tennessee Titans coach Mike Vrabel at the start of the teams' joint practice Wednesday.

Ronald Acuna homers, shines defensively, Braves beat Mets 5-3

Published Aug. 13 2019

Ronald Acuña Jr. homered and threw out a runner at the plate to back Max Fried's fifth straight win, leading...

Ex-coach who had sex with teen diver gets 4 years in prison

Published Aug. 12 2019

A former Ohio State diving club coach accused of having sex with a diver when she was a teenager has...

Extinguisher incident fires up Braves before win against Marlins

Published Aug. 11 2019

Luke Jackson put the Atlanta Braves back on track with a harrowing save.

Kevin Harvick earns second NASCAR win in less than a month

Published Aug. 11 2019

It's August, but Kevin Harvick isn't feeling the heat — he's creating it as the NASCAR playoffs approach.

Golf roundup: Patrick Reed's winless drought over

Published Aug. 11 2019

The harder he worked, the further Patrick Reed felt he was falling behind.

Braves stunned as Marlins rally from four runs down to win in 10 innings

Published Aug. 10 2019

The Miami Marlins made sure their largest home crowd of the season didn't go home disappointed.


Julio Teheran goes 7 innings to help Braves beat Marlins 8-4

Published Aug. 9 2019

Ronald Acuña Jr. hit a pair of two-run homers, and Julio Teheran extended his scoreless streak against Miami this season...

Tiger Woods withdraws from Northern Trust, citing oblique strain

Published Aug. 9 2019

Masters champion Tiger Woods withdrew Friday from the opening FedEx Cup playoffs event with what he described as a mild...

Brian Anderson's 2 homers lead Marlins to victory over Braves

Published Aug. 8 2019

Brian Anderson homered twice to lead the Miami Marlins to a 9-2 victory over the Atlanta Braves on Thursday night.

Tennessee's online sports betting program likely won't be in place for football season's start

Published Aug. 8 2019

The odds are increasing that Tennessee's new sports gambling program won't be up and going until late fall.

White Sox, Yankees to play at 'Field of Dreams' in 2020

Published Aug. 8 2019

Major League Baseball is going to build it — and the White Sox and Yankees are coming to Iowa.

Atlanta Braves hit 4 homers in 11-7 win to take series from Minnesota Twins

Published Aug. 7 2019

Ozzie Albies homered twice in his second straight four-hit game, Ronald Acuña Jr. and Freddie Freeman both went deep, and...

Ronald Acuna, Freddie Freeman power Atlanta Braves past Minnesota Twins

Published Aug. 6 2019

Ronald Acuña Jr. and Freddie Freeman hit first-pitch homers off Minnesota ace Jose Berríos and the Atlanta Braves routed the...

Miguel Sano's pinch-hit home run in 9th gives Minnesota Twins victory over Atlanta Braves

Published Aug. 5 2019

Miguel Sanó's pinch-hit, two-run homer in the ninth inning gave the Minnesota Twins a 5-3 victory over the Atlanta Braves...

Joey Votto, Alex Wood power Reds past Braves

Published Aug. 2 2019

Joey Votto homered and drove in three runs, Alex Wood pitched 6 2/3 strong innings and the Cincinnati Reds beat...

After kidney stone issue, Vic Fangio coaches Denver Broncos to victory over Atlanta Falcons

Published Aug. 1 2019

Hours after visiting a hospital because of a kidney stone, Vic Fangio won a football game.

Atlanta Braves beat Cincinnati Reds in game shortened by rain

Published Aug. 1 2019

Freddie Freeman hit a three-run homer, Adam Duvall went deep again and Max Fried pitched six strong innings to lead...