- Lynn beats Giants for 1st time, hurts ankle, Cardinals win
SAN FRANCISCO (AP) — Lance Lynn pitched neatly into the eighth inning before leaving with ankle injury that's not considered serious, beating San Francisco for the first time in his career as the St. Louis Cardinals blanked the Giants 6-0 Saturday.
- Nationals' Span expects 4-6 month recovery after hip surgery
WASHINGTON (AP) — Even as the Nationals Park crowd rose in an ovation for their just-returned center fielder on Tuesday night, Denard Span knew something was still wrong.
- Falcons announce 5-year contract extension for Julio Jones
ATLANTA (AP) — The Atlanta Falcons agreed to a five-year contract extension with Julio Jones on Saturday that is expected to rank with recent deals paid to other top wide receivers.