MLB roundup: Cubs defeat Reds in Field of Dreams game

Credit: Kareem Elgazzar/The Enquirer / USA TODAY NETWORKNick Madrigal singled three times and drove in a run, and starter Drew Smyly tossed five shutout innings to lead the Chicago Cubs past the Cincinnati Reds 4-2 in the second annual Field of Dreams game in Dyersville, Iowa. Smyly (5-6) struck out a season-high nine batters in … Read more

Mariners tag Gerrit Cole for 3 HRs in first, defeat Yanks

Credit: Brad Penner-USA TODAY SportsLuis Castillo pitched 6 2/3 innings in his debut for the Seattle Mariners, who slugged three homers in the first inning off Gerrit Cole and recorded a 7-3 victory over the host New York Yankees on Wednesday afternoon. Eugenio Suarez hit a three-run homer and Carlos Santana hit a solo shot … Read more

Sparks send Fever to 10th straight defeat

Credit: Joe Camporeale-USA TODAY SportsNneka Ogwumike scored a season-high 35 points as the host Los Angeles Sparks ended a three-game losing streak by defeating the Indiana Fever 86-79 on Tuesday night. Ogwumike fell three points short of her career high and Jordin Canada added 11 points and eight assists for the Sparks (11-14). Tiffany Mitchell … Read more

Panthers defeat Red Wings for 10th straight win

Credit: Rick Osentoski-USA TODAY SportsAnton Lundell scored two goals and the Florida Panthers extended their winning streak to 10 games by defeating the host Detroit Red Wings 6-1 on Sunday. Spencer Knight made 33 saves for the Panthers, who have lost only once in their last 14 outings, The highest-scoring team in the league also … Read more