From the NFL to the NBA, it's refreshing to hear athletes again find strength and confidence in their voices.
When sports stars speak up, people listen. Americans have a storied tradition of speaking out against injustice. From the NFL to the NBA to the Olympic Games, it's refreshing to hear athletes again... Read more »
Former San Francisco Giant Jeff Kent will be the keynote speaker at the second annual “First Pitch” Fundraising Dinner/Auction on Jan. 24, at the NuSkin Ballroom in Provo. Read more »
Giancarlo Stanton has signed his record $325 million, 13-year contract with the Miami Marlins at a news conference formally announcing the deal. Read more »
With Keith Johnson reassigned to a position in Anaheim, the Angels have named longtime Los Angeles Dodger infielder Dave Anderson as the new skipper for the Salt Lake Bees. Read more »
Everyone expected Clayton Kershaw to pitch a shutout, and he did — a unanimous choice for the NL Cy Young Award. Read more »
A lawyer for the University of Miami's former pitching coach says Alex Rodriguez admitted to federal investigators he used steroids. Read more »
After a productive regular season, former Ute closer Tyler Wagner was able to continue his success in baseball's premier winter league. Read more »
Former BYU pitcher Jeremy Guthrie may have lost in Game 7 of the World Series, but he's still a winner in the eyes of one family in Upstate New York. Read more »
Shortly before 9 a.m. on the day after the worst night of his life, Rikk Wilde got the phone call from his big boss at General Motors. Read more »
The celebration in San Francisco's streets over the Giants' World Series victory turned raucous and violent in some areas with people injured by gunfire, officers hurt by bottles thrown by... Read more »
Bruce Bochy is crazy superstitious. It's a little-known fact about the unflappable San Francisco Giants manager. Read more »
Now that the Kansas City Royals have forced a World Series Game 7 with a 10-0 win Tuesday night, they are turning to former BYU pitcher Jeremy Guthrie Wednesday night with the baseball title on the... Read more »
Jake Peavy and the San Francisco Giants hoped Game 6 of the World Series would result in a parade. Read more »
A 2-foot-tall image of deer in multicolored neon with a bulls-eye on its tail is affixed to a wall in the Kansas City Royals locker room. It hangs between the stalls of Aaron Crow and Tim Collins,... Read more »
With every pitch, Madison Bumgarner etched his place among the World Series greats. Read more »
St. Louis Cardinals outfielder Oscar Taveras, a 22-year-old slugger who was regarded as one of the majors' top prospects, died Sunday in a car accident in his native Dominican Republic. Read more »
The World Series was slipping away from the San Francisco Giants. Read more »
Cameras flashed, the crowd rose for a thunderous ovation and Mo'ne Davis did exactly what she was expected to do — fire a strike right down the middle. Read more »
What a huge difference a month can make, especially in the world of sports. Don't believe it? Just ask the folks who cheer for the Kansas City Royals, the Seattle Seahawks, the Utah Jazz, and the... Read more »
BYU alum Jeremy Guthrie picks up first career postseason win, helps Royals edge Giants 3-2 for 2-1 World Series lead
Sparkling defense, a stingy bullpen and just enough timely hitting. That same winning formula of fundamental baseball put the Kansas City Royals on top in the World Series. Read more »
The Kansas City Royals are locked in a 1-1 tie with the San Francisco Giants in the World Series and will now call on Guthrie to start game 3 Friday. Read more »
Salvador Perez shouted at Hunter Strickland, who shouted right back. The Kansas City Royals streamed from their dugout, the San Francisco Giants from their own. And for a tense moment in the sixth... Read more »
By the time Madison Bumgarner took the mound to throw his first pitch, the San Francisco Giants already held a three-run lead. Read more »
Deseret News Sports Report Podcast: Talking Jazz defense, BYU and Utah midseason MVPs, and World Series predictions
DeseretNews.com writer Carter Williams and contributor Jay Yeomans discuss Gordon Hayward's possible zombie apocalypse look-alike and pick midseason MVPs for BYU and Utah football. Read more »
Alex Gordon took a big rip at a batting-practice fastball, fouled it off badly into the cage, and ducked when the carom nearly hit him in the head. Read more »
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