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Pearland beats Lynnwood, 11-4, in LLWS

Layne Roblyer hit his second home run of the tournament, helping Pearland, Texas, to an 11-4 victory over Lynnwood, Washington, on Monday in the Little League World Series.

Manziel’s gesture taints Browns’ loss to Washington

After Redskins’ defenders mock Johnny Manziel, he responds with an obscene gesture toward the bench.

LaRoche’s late-game heroics send Nats past Arizona

Adam LaRoche hit a game-winning solo home run with two outs in the 11th inning to help the Washington Nationals beat the Arizona Diamondbacks 5-4 Monday night for their seventh straight win.

Report: Ohio State QB Miller reinjures throwing shoulder

Ohio State quarterback Braxton Miller, among the top contenders for the Heisman Trophy, reportedly reinjured his throwing shoulder during practice.

Ballmer officially introduced as Clippers’ owner Monday

Sweating, clapping and shouting until he was nearly hoarse, Steve Ballmer introduced himself to Los Angeles Clippers fans at a rally on Monday celebrating his new ownership of the NBA team.

NCAA could argue against capping compensation

The NCAA could soon find itself in the awkward position of arguing against capping compensation for future players, based on the ruling in the Ed O’Bannon case.

NHL moves pre-draft combine to Buffalo

The NHL’s pre-draft scouting combine will be held in Buffalo the next two seasons. NHL Vice President Colin Campbell on Monday called Buffalo a “natural fit” in announcing the league’s decision.

Nadal out of US Open with wrist injury

Rafael Nadal pulled out of the U.S. Open today because of an injured right wrist, making him the fourth reigning men’s champion in the last 45 years to sit out the tournament.

Tricky 18th helps Villegas win Wyndham

Camilo Villegas wins his first PGA Tour event since 2010 at the Wyndham Championship Sunday.

Park wins LPGA Championship

Calm under the intense pressure of a playoff at a major, Inbee Park added another title to her impressive LPGA Tour resume.

Whitman women edge Linfield, 69-58

Whitman College defeated Northwest Conference foe Linfield 69-58 Friday at George Ball Court.