Young Bat Boy Accidentally Struck by Bat, Hospitalized in Kansas


Nathan McCaffrey(LIBERAL, Kan.) -- A 9-year-old bat boy for a Kansas baseball team is in critical condition after he was struck by a bat Saturday.Kaiser Carlile, the bat boy for the Liberal Bee Jays summer team in Liberal, Kansas, was accidentally struck

Jameis Winston 'Accepting My Role' on Buccaneers


(Photo by Don Juan Moore/Getty Images)(TAMPA, Fla.) -- Rookie and number one overall draft pick Jameis Winston, recently named starting quarterback for the Tampa Bay Buccaneers, told ESPN that he has "matured," since his time at Florida State University.W

Wrestler 'Rowdy' Roddy Piper Dies at 61


Andrew H. Walker/Getty Images(NEW YORK) -- Wrestling icon "Rowdy" Roddy Piper has died at the age of 61.Roderick Toombs, commonly known as Roddy Piper, died in his sleep Friday night, according to a statement from his agent. "He was an icon, a legend, an

Tom Brady Outcome Expected in September


Photo by Elsa/Getty Images(NEW YORK) -- The NFL and the player's union have agreed it's "in everyone's best interest" for Tom Brady to know beforehand whether he can be the starting quarterback when the Patriots open for the regular season on September 10

Roundup of MLB Trades


David Lee/iStock/ThinkStock(NEW YORK) -- After a glut of moves earlier in the week, Friday's Major League Baseball trade deadline passed with a series of smaller deals.The biggest name to be shipped out before the deadline was Yoenis Cespedes. The Detroit

One of the Men Tied to International Soccer Scandal Pleads Not Guilty


PongsakornJun/iStock/ThinkStock(NEW YORK) -- One of the men charged with corruption tied to international soccer pleaded not guilty to the charges on Friday.Alejandro Burzaco pleaded not guilty to a number of charges that accuse him of paying "bribes and

Jets' Sheldon Richardson Charged with Resisting Arrest, Speeding


Photo by Frederick Breedon/Getty Images(ST. LOUIS, Mo.) -- New York Jets defensive lineman Sheldon Richardson, fresh off a four-game suspension for use of marijuana, was charged with multiple traffic violations and resisting arrest following an incident e

One Day After Failed Trade, Carlos Gomez Dealt to Houston


Photo by Joe Robbins/Getty Images(HOUSTON) -- The Houston Astros bolstered their lineup in advance of the trade deadline on Thursday, acquiring Milwaukee Brewers outfielder Carlos Gomez less than a day after a trade involving Gomez to the New York Mets fe

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