Los Angeles Rams' pass defense off to another strong start

THOUSAND OAKS, Calif. (AP) — Just like the rest of the pigskin-loving world, the Los Angeles Rams' secondary was dazzled by Odell Beckham Jr.'s latest feat of one-handed brilliance when they watched M...

Brees injured, Rams beat Saints 27-9 in title game rematch

LOS ANGELES (AP) — With Drew Brees watching from the sideline with an injured hand, the Los Angeles Rams didn't need a no-call to beat the New Orleans Saints again. Jared Goff passed...

D'Arnaud's 3-run double sends streaking Rays past Angels 3-1

ANAHEIM, Calif. (AP) — Travis d'Arnaud broke open a scoreless game with a three-run double in the sixth inning, and the Tampa Bay Rays improved their standing in the AL wild card race with their 13th ...

Homer barrage keeps Rays in wild card spot, tops Angels 11-4

ANAHEIM, Calif. (AP) — Willy Adames, Austin Meadows and Jesús Aguilar homered in the third inning, and the Tampa Bay Rays kept pace in the AL wild card race with an 11-4 victory over the Los Angeles A...

Shohei Ohtani to have surgery on kneecap, miss rest of year

ANAHEIM, Calif. (AP) — Shohei Ohtani is ending his second major league season early to make sure he's prepared to resume his two-way career in 2020. The Los Angeles Angels slugger an...

Peru shocks Neymar, Brazil 1-0 on Abram's 85th-minute header

LOS ANGELES (AP) — Luis Abram scored his first international goal on a header in the 85th minute, and Peru ended Brazil's 17-game unbeaten streak since last year's World Cup with a 1-0 victory Tuesday...

Bieber thrills his local fans in Indians' 6-2 win over Halos

ANAHEIM, Calif. (AP) — Shane Bieber pitched seven stellar innings of five-hit ball in his first career start at his hometown stadium, and rookie Yu Chang hit his first major league homer in the Clevel...

US women open victory tour, Ellis farewell, beat Ireland 3-0

PASADENA, Calif. (AP) — Departing head coach Jill Ellis and the U.S. women's national team opened their post-World Cup domestic Victory Tour with a 3-0 victory over Ireland on Saturday night. ...

Ellis content to get off US women's soccer "roller coaster"

PASADENA, Calif. (AP) — Jill Ellis likened her tenure in charge of the U.S. women's national team to an amusement park ride. She also compared it to a tumultuous ride on a five-year wave. ...

Smith's slam, Kershaw's K's lead Dodgers past Padres, 8-2

LOS ANGELES (AP) — Rookie Will Smith hit his first career grand slam, and Clayton Kershaw passed Sandy Koufax on the Dodgers' career strikeouts list while throwing six strong innings in Los Angeles' 8...

Villar homers in 16th, OF saves Orioles' 10-8 win over Halos

ANAHEIM, Calif. (AP) — Jonathan Villar hit a two-run homer in the 16th inning and Stevie Wilkerson became the first position player in major league history to earn a save as the Baltimore Orioles reco...

Calhoun sends Angels to 3-2 win, 1st series sweep of Dodgers

LOS ANGELES (AP) — Kole Calhoun had a homer and two doubles while driving in two runs in his second straight big game at Dodger Stadium, and the Los Angeles Angels swept the Freeway Series for the fir...

Kawhi Leonard, Paul George want to make history for Clippers

LOS ANGELES (AP) — Kawhi Leonard and Paul George are officially home, and the Los Angeles Clippers will never be the same. Nearly three weeks after the native Southern California sup...

Calhoun gets Bellinger to end Angels' 5-4 win over Dodgers

ANAHEIM, Calif. (AP) — Kole Calhoun had a homer and two doubles before he threw out Cody Bellinger at the plate to end the Los Angeles Angels' 5-4 Freeway Series victory over the Los Angeles Dodgers o...

Dodger Stadium to get $100 million renovation for 2020

LOS ANGELES (AP) — The Los Angeles Dodgers plan to welcome the All-Star Game back to Dodger Stadium with a $100 million renovation of their landmark ballpark. The Dodgers unveiled th...