Boston Red Sox visit the White House; some team members opt out in protest

(WASHINGTON) -- The Boston Red Sox visited the White House Thursday afternoon to celebrate their October World Series win with President Donald Trump – an event a number of minority team members skipped in opposition to administration policies.... Read More

University of Georgia sprinter impaled by javelin at practice: Reports

(ATLANTA) -- A University of Georgia track and field athlete was impaled by a javelin he fell onto during practice, according to reports.

Freshman sprinter Elija Godwin backed into a javelin that was planted into the ground as he was doing... Read More

Sports gambling will be legal in Indiana later this year

(NEW YORK) -- Sports gambling will soon be legal in Indiana.

Beginning in July, anyone 21 years old and over will be allowed to legally gamble on sports in the Hoosier State.

Indiana Gov. Eric Holcomb signed the new gaming bill... Read More

Scoreboard roundup -- 5/8/19

(NEW YORK) -- Here are the scores from Wednesday’s sports events:

MAJOR LEAGUE BASEBALL

INTERLEAGUE
Texas 9, Pittsburgh 6
Arizona 3, Tampa Bay 2, 13 Innings
Oakland 5, Cinci... Read More

Alex Morgan one of "Sports Illustrated" Swimsuit Issue's cover stars

(NEW YORK) -- Professional soccer player and Olympic gold medalist Alex Morgan is one of the new cover stars of the 2019 Sports Illustrated Swimsuit edition.

"Alex Morgan stands for feminine strength and power, using her voice to ... Read More

Serena Williams shares parenting tips ahead of Mother's Day

(NEW YORK) -- Serena Williams was a self-described wild child who is now raising her own daughter, Alexis Olympia, who will turn 2 in September.

"I have a wild child and it’s kind of an extension of myself," Williams told ABC News' <... Read More

Scoreboard roundup -- 5/7/19

(NEW YORK) -- Here are the scores from Tuesday’s sports events:

MAJOR LEAGUE BASEBALL

INTERLEAGUE
Pittsburgh 5 Texas 4
Tampa Bay 6 Arizona 3
Oakland 2 Cincinnati 0

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US Soccer fires back against lawsuit, says women's team has 'different obligations'

(NEW YORK) -- The U.S. Soccer Federation (USSF) is denying allegations of gender discrimination after the women's national soccer team claimed unfair treatment in a lawsuit.

"U.S. Soccer's challenged pay practices are not based on sex," ac... Read More

Kentucky Derby winner Country House will not race in Preakness Stakes due to health

(NEW YORK) -- This year's Kentucky Derby winner, Country House, will not race in the Preakness Stakes due to health concerns, according to his trainer.

The champion horse is currently coughing and his blood profile is not normal, his train... Read More

Former Mets pitcher Ron Darling announces he has thyroid cancer

(NEW YORK) -- SNY broadcaster and former New York Mets pitcher Ron Darling announced on Monday that he has been diagnosed with thyroid cancer.

"After the removal of the mass on my chest along with further tests, I have been diagnosed with ... Read More

Scoreboard roundup -- 5/6/19

(NEW YORK) -- Here are the scores from Monday’s sports events:

MAJOR LEAGUE BASEBALL

INTERLEAGUE
Tampa Bay 12 Arizona 1

AMERICAN LEAGUE
Chi White Sox ... Read More

Red Sox manager bows out of White House visit over president's comments on Puerto Rico

(BOSTON) -- Amid ongoing criticism over relief funding and the Trump administration's handling of hurricane-related devastation in Puerto Rico, the Boston Red Sox will now be one leader shy of a full team when the World Series champions visit the Whi... Read More

Winning Kentucky Derby jockey says lane-interference violation was right call

(LOUISVILLE, Ky.) -- The fastest two minutes in sports turned into the longest 22 minutes of waiting for an official result after an objection call by two jockeys caused the stewards to overturn the initial decision and crown Country House the Kentuc... Read More

Trump to present top awards to Army football, Tiger Woods at the White House

(WASHINGTON) -- It's a sports kind of day at the White House.

For the second year in a row, President Trump will present the Commander-in-Chief's trophy to the Army football team on Monday. The West Point squad once again came out on top ... Read More