Fan Dies After Falling During Braves and Yankees Game at Turner Field


Mike Zarrilli/Getty Images(ATLANTA) -- Atlanta Police say a fan has died after falling during a game between the Braves and the New York Yankess Saturday night.According to ESPN, the victim fell from the upper deck of Turner Field during the top of the se

Fan Falls During Braves and Yankees Game at Turner Field


Mike Zarrilli/Getty Images(ATLANTA) -- Atlanta Police confirm to ABC News a fan has fallen during a game between the Braves and the New York Yankess Saturday night and is in grave condition.According to ESPN, a fan fell from the upper deck of Turner Field

American Pharoah Falls Behind Keen Ice in Travers Stakes


Horsephotos/Getty Images(SARATOGA SPRINGS, N.Y.) -- A loss for this triple crown winner.Though he had won eight consecutive races before Saturday, American Pharoah was overtaken by Keen Ice in the Travers Stakes at Saratoga Race Course.According to USA To

Jordan Spieth to Lose World's Number One Ranking


Photo by Chris Condon/PGA TOUR(NEW YORK) -- Jordan Spieth's reign as the world's number one golfer lasted just one tournament.Spieth, the 22-year-old phenom who won this year's Masters and U.S. Open, claimed the top spot in the world rankings on the back

Redskins' Robert Griffin III to Sit Saturday with Concussion-Like Symptoms


Photo by Matt Hazlett/Getty Images(WASHINGTON) -- Washington Redskins quarterback Robert Griffin III will not play in Saturday's preseason game due to concern over concussion-like symptoms.Griffin suffered the injury in the team's August 20 preseason game

Scoreboard Roundup -- 8/28/15


iStock/Thinkstock(NEW YORK) -- Here are the latest scores from today's sports events:INTERLEAGUEBoston 6, N-Y Mets 4, 10 InningsN-Y Yankees 15, Atlanta 4Arizona 6, Oakland 4AMERICAN LEAGUEToronto 5, Detroit 3Kansas City 3, Tampa Bay 2Cleveland 3, L.A. Ang

Los Angeles Dodgers' Vin Scully to Return for 2016 Season


Noel Vasquez/Getty Images(LOS ANGELES) -- He's been with the Dodgers since Brooklyn, and he's going to spend yet another year with them.Los Angeles Dodgers play-by-play announcer Vin Scully announced Friday he will return for the 2016 season, marking his

Mariners Fire General Manager Jack Zduriencik


Otto Greule Jr/Getty Images(SEATTLE) — The Seattle Mariners relieved Jack Zduriencik of his general manager duties Friday.The decision was likely prompted by the Mariners failure to see a playoff game in the seven years since Zduriencik took the gen

Illinois Fires Football Coach Tim Beckman


Michael Hickey/Getty Images(URBANA, Ill.) -- Illinois' coach is out only a week before the season begins.Head football coach Tim Beckman has been dismissed by the University of Illinois Director of Athletics Mike Thomas, according to a statement on Friday

Chicago Bulls' Derrick Rose Denies Sexually Assaulting Ex-Girlfriend


Jonathan Daniel/Getty Images(CHICAGO) -- Derrick Rose has responded to a civil suit filed against him.Chicago Bulls star Derrick Rose released a brief personal statement to USA TODAY on Thursday, commenting on the lawsuit filed against him for sexual misc

Famed New York Islanders Coach Al Arbour Dies at 82


Jim McIsaac/Getty Images(SARASOTA, Fla.) -- Hockey icon Al Arbour has died.Al Arbour has died at the age of 82 after a lifetime career in hockey where he served as a player, coach, and as an executive.He is perhaps most remembered as a coach for the New Y

Ronda Rousey Delivers Message for Mom Who Helped Her Discover Childhood Speech C


Jeffrey Mayer/WireImage(NEW YORK) -- The lives of champion UFC fighter Ronda Rousey and speech pathologist and mom Laura Smith might seem worlds apart, but the two women share a unique connection.Smith and her 5-year-old daughter, Ashlynn, met Rousey, 28,

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