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  • American Association

    Central Division W L Pct. GB Sioux City 68 24 .739 — Kansas City 47 43 .522 20 Gary 43 49 .467 25 Lincoln 33 59 .359 35 North Division W L Pct. GB z-St.…

  • Can-Am League

    W L Pct. GB Rockland 57 32 .640 — New Jersey 50 39 .562 7 Quebec 50 39 .562 7 Ottawa 43 45 .489 13½ Trois-Rivieres 43 45 .489 13½ Sussex County 36 53 .404…

  • Northwest League

    North Division W L Pct. GB Everett (Mariners) 18 13 .581 — x-Tri-City (Padres) 14 17 .452 4 Vancouver (Blue Jays) 14 17 .452 4 Spokane (Rangers) 13 18 .419 5 South Division W L…

  • Slumping Tigers get swept, lose 9-2 to Blue Jays

    TORONTO (AP) — Still stinging from being swept by the power-packed Blue Jays, the slumping Detroit Tigers don’t have much to look forward to. Up next, a trip to Kansas City to face the AL-leading…

  • Werth homers, drives in 3 as Nationals beat Marlins 7-4

    WASHINGTON (AP) — Jayson Werth and the Washington Nationals hitters are heating up. The question is whether or not it’s happening in time. Werth homered and drove in three runs, and Clint Robinson added a…

  • Windstorm in British Columbia leaves thousands without power

    VANCOUVER, British Columbia (AP) — Emergency crews were working Sunday to clean up in the aftermath of a vicious windstorm that tore through southwestern British Columbia, toppling trees and branches onto power lines and cars…

  • Obama renames Mount McKinley as Denali on eve of Alaska trip

    WASHINGTON (AP) — President Barack Obama will change the name of North America’s tallest mountain peak from Mount McKinley to Denali, the White House said Sunday, a major symbolic gesture to Alaska Natives on the…

  • Penalties keep piling up for Rams

    ST. LOUIS (AP) — Penalties remain an issue for the St. Louis Rams as the opener looms. They’re 0-3 in the preseason after hurting themselves yet again. The Rams were undone in the first half…

  • Ortiz passes Gehrig on HR chart, Red Sox lose 5-4 to Mets

    NEW YORK (AP) — David Ortiz got a good, close-up look at the New York Mets’ young rotation this weekend and was impressed. The Boston slugger left his own impression, too. Ortiz lined his 494th…

  • Erik Jones wins Truck Series race in Canada

    BOWMANVILLE, Ontario (AP) — Erik Jones won the NASCAR Camping World Truck Series race Sunday at Canadian Tire Motorsport Park to take the series points lead The 19-year-old Jones beat Canadian road racer Alex Tagliani…

  • NL East-leading Mets get reliever Addison Reed from Arizona

    NEW YORK (AP) — The NL East-leading New York Mets acquired reliever Addison Reed from Arizona for two minor league pitchers Sunday, completing a trade they hope will bolster their late-inning bullpen. Reed is expected…

  • Dominica declares disaster status after storm leaves 20 dead

    ROSEAU, Dominica (AP) — Rescue teams worked Sunday to reopen roads to remote communities in Dominica after Tropical Storm Erika caused flooding and mudslides that killed at least 20 people and left more than 50…

  • Tokyo wins Little League title, beating Lewisberry 18-11

    SOUTH WILLIAMSPORT, Pa. (AP) — Tokyo won the Little League World Series on Sunday, pounding out 22 hits and overcoming an eight-run first-inning deficit to beat Lewisberry, Pennsylvania, 18-11. The Kitasuna Little League team, also…

  • Search teams find Va. hiker alive after 3 days lost in Maine

    WASHINGTON — Missing for three days, a 78-year-old  hiker from Northern Virginia was found alive Sunday at a state park in Maine. According to WCSH 6, John Lyon, a resident of Dumfries, was spotted on…

  • 6 San Quentin inmates ill with Legionnaires’ disease

    SACRAMENTO, Calif. (AP) — Prison officials say they have confirmed six San Quentin State Prison inmates are ill with Legionnaires’ disease. State corrections department spokeswoman Dana Simas said Sunday another 51 inmates are under observation…