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MADRID (AP) Manolo Marquez has resigned as coach of Las Palmas after less than three months in charge of the Spanish club.
DUBAI, United Arab Emirates (AP) Players can be sent off in cricket for serious misconduct in new rules that come into effect on Thursday.
LOS ANGELES -- The Los Angeles Dodgers went through a surreal streak of success this summer, followed by a freefall from grace that saw them lose 16 of 17 games.
OAKLAND, Calif. -- A couple of hot-hitting young players will duel a hot young pitcher when the Seattle Mariners and Oakland Athletics square off for the second time in their three-game series Tuesday night.
PHOENIX -- Zack Greinke will start the National League wild-card game for Arizona on Oct. 4, the Diamondbacks announced Monday.
DENVER -- Jose Urena, who began the season in the Miami bullpen before becoming the Marlins' best starter, will face the Colorado Rockies on Tuesday.
ST. LOUIS -- The champagne will be on ice Tuesday night in Busch Stadium when the Cubs face the St. Louis Cardinals, with Chicago trying to clinch its second straight National League Central title.
CHICAGO -- The Los Angeles Angels still have a slim shot at the second American League wild-card spot.
ARLINGTON, Texas -- The final week of the season isn't without its usefulness for the Houston Astros. The American League West champions must settle on a pitching staff and bench with the playoffs on tap.
MILWAUKEE -- The Milwaukee Brewers got some help from the Miami Marlins and the Chicago Cubs on their day off Monday, but they still have little room for error as they try to chase down a playoff berth for the first time in six years.