Sep 30

Atlanta Braves won for a major league record 23rd straight time in games started by Kris Medlen, beating the New York Mets 6-2 on Sunday in the regular-season home finale for Chipper Jones.


Sep 30

Carlos Beltran homered from both sides of the plate for the ninth time in his career and drove in five runs, and the St. Louis Cardinals closed in on the NL’s second wild-card berth by beating the Washington Nationals 10-4 Sunday.

Sep 30

Prince Fielder hit a two-run homer in the eighth inning to lift Detroit to a 2-1 victory over the Twins on Sunday, assuring that the Tigers won’t lose any of their lead on the White Sox in the AL Central.

Sep 30

Peyton Manning finished with 338 yards and three touchdown passes Sunday to lift the Denver Broncos to a 37-6 victory over the Oakland Raiders.

Sep 30

After holding onto the AL East lead for more than 31/2 months, the Yankees appeared set to fall out of first place on Sunday.

Sep 30

The Orioles beat the Red Sox 6-3 Sunday.

Sep 30

Mike Napoli homered twice and drove in six runs as the Rangers assured themselves and two other teams of spots in the playoffs with a 8-7 victory Sunday night, earning a doubleheader split against the Angels.

Sep 30

Yoenis Cespedes hit a go-ahead homer in the eighth inning to move Oakland a win closer to the club’s first playoff berth in six years, and the Athletics beat the Mariners 5-2 on Sunday to stay right on the heels of Texas in the AL West race.

Sep 30

Jay Feely kicked a 46-yard field goal 6:31 into overtime to keep the Arizona Cardinals unbeaten with a wild 24-21 victory over the Miami Dolphins on Sunday.

Sep 30

Europe has retained the Ryder Cup, completing an improbable comeback from a 4-point deficit.