GRAND JUNCTION, Colo. (AP) -- Hunter Stovall homered, tripled and doubled, scoring three runs as the Grand Junction Rockies defeated the Billings Mustangs 7-2 on Wednesday.
CORPUS CHRISTI, Texas (AP) -- Eliezer Alvarez homered and had two hits as the Frisco RoughRiders topped the Corpus Christi Hooks 4-1 on Wednesday.
ROSSBURG, Ohio (AP) — Chase Briscoe held off Grant Enfinger on the dirt at Eldora Speedway in a door-banging overtime shootout Wednesday night in the NASCAR Camping World Truck Series race.
GENEVA, Ill. (AP) -- Brock Deatherage hit a three-run double in the top of the 11th inning to help lead the West Michigan Whitecaps to an 8-5 win over the Kane County Cougars on Wednesday.
LOS ANGELES (AP) — More than 140 survivors of sexual abuse by a former team doctor for USA Gymnastics and Michigan State University joined hands on stage to be honored with the Arthur Ashe Award for Courage at the ESPYs.
ALBUQUERQUE, N.M. (AP) — Four University of New Mexico sports are facing the chopping block - including the highly regarded men's soccer program - under a series of recommendations made late Wednesday by university president Garnett S. Stokes and athletic director Eddie Nuñez.
NASHVILLE, Tenn. (AP) -- Jake Kalish struck out nine hitters over seven innings, leading the Omaha Storm Chasers over the Nashville Sounds in a 2-0 win on Wednesday.
PENSACOLA, Fla. (AP) -- Chris Okey hit a two-run homer in the seventh inning, leading the Pensacola Blue Wahoos to an 11-3 win over the Jacksonville Jumbo Shrimp on Wednesday.
TULSA, Okla. (AP) -- Jacob Scavuzzo hit a run-scoring single in the eighth inning, leading the Tulsa Drillers to a 4-3 win over the Arkansas Travelers on Wednesday.
GRANVILLE, W.Va. (AP) -- Delvin Perez drove in two runs, as the State College Spikes exploded for a season-high in runs in a 12-3 win over the West Virginia Black Bears on Wednesday.
SAN ANTONIO (AP) -- Webster Rivas homered and had two hits, and Logan Allen allowed just four hits over 7 2/3 innings as the San Antonio Missions topped the Midland RockHounds 7-2 on Wednesday.
ROCHESTER, N.Y. (AP) -- Homer Bailey allowed just four hits over seven innings, leading the Louisville Bats over the Rochester Red Wings in a 2-0 win on Wednesday.
MONTGOMERY, Ala. (AP) -- Nathan Lukes singled four times, also stealing a base as the Montgomery Biscuits defeated the Mississippi Braves 6-2 on Wednesday.
WAPPINGERS FALLS, N.Y. (AP) -- Eric De La Rosa doubled twice and singled, also stealing a base as the Connecticut Tigers topped the Hudson Valley Renegades 9-5 on Wednesday.
APPLETON, Wis. (AP) -- Tristen Lutz hit a two-run home run and had two hits as the Wisconsin Timber Rattlers defeated the Dayton Dragons 6-4 on Wednesday.
FORT WAYNE, Ind. (AP) -- Connor Fitzsimons hit a two-run single in the eighth inning, leading the Burlington Bees to a 6-2 win over the Fort Wayne TinCaps on Wednesday.
BRISTOL, Va. (AP) -- Jose Marquez hit a two-run home run and had three hits, as the Burlington Royals exploded for a season-high 15 hits in an 11-0 win over the Bristol Pirates on Wednesday.
MOBILE, Ala. (AP) -- Brian Navarreto hit a solo home run in the seventh inning, leading the Chattanooga Lookouts to a 4-2 win over the Mobile BayBears on Wednesday.
TROY, N.Y. (AP) -- Jose Miguel Medina homered twice, driving in four runs and scoring three as the Brooklyn Cyclones defeated the Tri-City ValleyCats 11-5 on Wednesday.
JOHNSON CITY, Tenn. (AP) -- Kevin Woodall hit three home runs and drove in six runs, as the Johnson City Cardinals defeated the Bluefield Blue Jays 7-5 on Wednesday.
MYRTLE BEACH, S.C. (AP) -- Luis Garcia, Aldrem Corredor and Jack Sundberg each had three hits, as the Potomac Nationals beat the Myrtle Beach Pelicans 5-1 on Wednesday. The Pelicans saw their six-game winning streak come to an end with the loss.
DAVENPORT, Iowa (AP) -- Chandler Taylor hit a run-scoring single in the sixth inning to give the Quad Cities River Bandits a 2-1 win over the South Bend Cubs on Wednesday.
EASTLAKE, Ohio (AP) -- Keegan McGovern hit a two-run home run and had three hits, driving in five as the Clinton LumberKings topped the Lake County Captains 9-4 on Wednesday.
MIDLAND, Mich. (AP) -- Pinch hitter Jacob Pearson hit a two-run single in the ninth inning, leading the Cedar Rapids Kernels to a 2-1 win over the Great Lakes Loons on Wednesday.
Manny Machado will be wearing a new uniform when he plays his next game, and other hitters will be on the move in the next couple weeks.
The Los Angeles Dodgers won the Manny Machado sweepstakes, getting the prized All-Star shortstop from the Baltimore Orioles in a trade Wednesday night.
SPRINGFIELD, Mo. (AP) -- Randy Arozarena hit a pair of homers, leading the Springfield Cardinals to a 10-6 win over the Northwest Arkansas Naturals on Wednesday. The Cardinals swept the four-game series with the win.
FORT MYERS, Fla. (AP) -- Alex Kirilloff tripled and singled three times, driving home three runs and scoring a couple as the Fort Myers Miracle topped the St. Lucie Mets 13-7 on Wednesday. The Miracle swept the three-game series with the win.
BURLINGTON, Vt. (AP) -- Eric Wagaman hit a two-run home run and had two hits, as the Staten Island Yankees exploded for a season-high in runs in a 10-0 win over the Vermont Lake Monsters on Wednesday.
MINNEAPOLIS (AP) — Christian Ramirez and Darwin Quintero scored first-half goals and Minnesota United held off the New England Revolution 2-1 on Wednesday night.
WILLIAMSPORT, Pa. (AP) -- Brayan Hernandez hit an RBI single in the top of the 10th inning to lead the Batavia Muckdogs to a 2-1 win over the Williamsport Crosscutters on Wednesday.
LOS ANGELES (AP) — LeBron James was absent from the ESPYs, but was still the talk of the town on the red carpet under a sizzling sun in Los Angeles.
CHARLOTTE, N.C. (AP) -- Spencer Adams, Rob Scahill and Thyago Vieira combined for a shutout as the Charlotte Knights defeated the Pawtucket Red Sox 3-0 on Wednesday.
COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) -- Eric Stamets hit a two-run homer in the second inning, leading the Columbus Clippers to a 2-1 win over the Lehigh Valley IronPigs on Wednesday. The loss snapped a five-game winning streak for the IronPigs.
ZEBULON, N.C. (AP) -- Cooper Hummel hit a two-run homer in the eighth inning, leading the Carolina Mudcats to a 5-3 win over the Winston-Salem Dash on Wednesday.
ELIZABETHON, Tenn. (AP) -- Ryan Jeffers scored the decisive run on a fielder's choice in the eighth inning, as the Elizabethton Twins defeated the Greeneville Reds 6-5 on Wednesday.
LYNCHBURG, Va. (AP) -- Emmanuel Rivera scored on a wild pitch in the eighth inning, leading the Wilmington Blue Rocks to a 5-4 win over the Lynchburg Hillcats on Wednesday.
CLEARWATER, Fla. (AP) -- Kyle Martin had two hits and two RBI as the Clearwater Threshers beat the Daytona Tortugas 5-2 on Wednesday. The Threshers swept the three-game series with the win.
JUPITER, Fla. (AP) -- Dylan Carlson hit a two-run homer in the sixth inning, leading the Palm Beach Cardinals to a 7-6 win over the Lakeland Flying Tigers on Wednesday.
AUBURN, N.Y. (AP) -- Hosea Nelson homered, doubled and singled, driving in two runs as the Mahoning Valley Scrappers beat the Auburn Doubledays 7-6 on Wednesday.
PORT CHARLOTTE, Fla. (AP) -- Rashad Crawford had four hits, while Diego Castillo and Ben Ruta recorded three apiece as the Tampa Tarpons defeated the Charlotte Stone Crabs 10-3 on Wednesday. The win snapped a five-game losing streak for the Tarpons and a four-game winning streak for the Ston…
FREDERICK, Md. (AP) -- Cole Billingsley hit a bases-clearing double in the second inning, leading the Frederick Keys to a 4-2 win over the Down East Wood Ducks on Wednesday.
DUNEDIN, Fla. (AP) -- Braxton Davidson homered, doubled and singled, driving home three runs and scoring a couple as the Florida Fire Frogs beat the Dunedin Blue Jays 9-3 on Wednesday. The win snapped a three-game losing streak for the Fire Frogs and a six-game winning streak for the Blue Jays.
TOLEDO, Ohio (AP) -- Artie Lewicki, Victor Alcantara and Zac Houston combined for a shutout as the Toledo Mud Hens beat the Scranton/Wilkes-Barre RailRiders 3-0 on Wednesday.
DANVILLE, Va. (AP) -- Alexander Vizcaino allowed just one hit over seven innings, leading the Pulaski Yankees over the Danville Braves in a 4-0 win on Wednesday.
BALTIMORE (AP) — Buried in the AL East cellar and well on their way to a second straight losing season, the Baltimore Orioles enter the so-called second half with this unavoidable realization: It's time to break up the band.
ANAHEIM, Calif. (AP) — The Los Angeles Angels publicly praised Mike Trout "for prioritizing his personal values over commercial self-promotion" a day after baseball Commissioner Rob Manfred said the All-Star outfielder would be an even bigger star if he would spend more time marketing himself.
BUIES CREEK, N.C. (AP) -- Corey Julks hit a sacrifice fly and drove in Chuckie Robinson with the winning run in the 10th inning, as the Buies Creek Astros beat the Salem Red Sox 1-0 on Wednesday.
CHARLOTTE, N.C. (AP) — North Carolina has reported secondary violations to the NCAA within the football program involving multiple players.
WASHINGTON (AP) — Major League Baseball said Wednesday that Milwaukee Brewers pitcher Josh Hader will be required to go through sensitivity training after years-old racist and homophobic tweets of his resurfaced during the All-Star Game.