Former defensive back Troy Vincent said that during his 15-year NFL career he "played with six openly gay players in the locker room," though he did not offer the names, and added that the individuals were accepted by teammates without issue.
After the Chicago Cubs neglected to invite Sammy Sosa to Wrigley Field's 100th anniversary celebration on Wednesday, the retired slugger expressed his desire to reconcile with the organization.
Jeff Teague got lucky with a wild 3-point shot, but there's been nothing lucky about the way the Hawks are playing in this series. Atlanta now leads 2-1 after a 98-85 Game 3 victory over Indiana.
It's been over six years since former heavyweight champion Andrei Arlovski last stepped foot in the Octagon, but he will now return after signing a new multi-fight contract with the UFC on Thursday.
Fueled by a pair of two-run homers from Josh Donaldson, the A's cruised to a 10-1 series-opening victory in Houston, collecting 14 hits along the way Thursday night.
A's left fielder Yoenis Cespedes departed Thursday's game in Houston in the seventh inning with strained left hamstring. He's expected to miss a few games.
Six days after unsuccessfully attempting to hit A's shortstop Jed Lowrie, after Astros manager Bo Porter took offense to Lowrie's decision to bunt in the first inning with a 7-0 A's lead, Clemens plunked Lowrie in the backside with a pitch in the seventh inning of Thursday's game between the two clubs in Houston.
Players tweet about their return to Oakland for the start of the voluntary offseason workout program.
The Raiders have acquired a seventh-round selection in a trade with the Seattle Seahawks.
The Oakland Raiders begin their 2014 offseason workout program at their Alameda, Calif., facility today.
The Oakland Raiders will begin their three-phase, nine-week off-season program today.
Seven players have worn No. 98 in Raiders history, all after 1985, and all defensive linemen.
WR James Jones took questions from the media on the first day of the Raiders offseason workout program.
RB Maurice Jones-Drew addressed the media following the team's first day of offseason workouts.
DE Justin Tuck addressed the media on the first day of the offseason workout program.
FB Marcel Reece spoke with the media on the first day of the Raiders offseason workout program.
The Raiders tweet about returning to work for the offseason workout program.