Matt Moore became the youngest American League left-handed pitcher to start a season with an 8-0 record since Babe Ruth in 1917, allowing one run over seven innings as the Tampa Bay Rays beat the Baltimore Orioles 3-1.
Texas law enforcement officials said they have opened a criminal investigation into the April 17 fertilizer-plant explosion in the town of West that killed more than a dozen people and leveled nearby structures.
The New York Yankees became the fifth team in Major League Baseball history to beat both reigning Cy Young Award winners in the same month, defeating R.A. Dickey in yesterday’s 3-2 win over the Toronto Blue Jays to complete a four-game series sweep.
Five members of the exclusive club of U.S. presidents gathered in Dallas today to dedicate the George W. Bush Presidential Center, a red-brick-and-cream museum and library that chronicles the eight years in office of the nation’s 43rd president.
Roland Betts has followed Yale University men’s hockey through 28 losing seasons after graduating in 1968. Today, he and a group of 30 alumni travel to watch the Bulldogs play their first national semifinal game in 61 years.
Major League Baseball investigators believe Alex Rodriguez purchased medical records from a Florida anti-aging clinic suspected of providing performance-enhancing substances to athletes, the New York Times reported.
Wing Tai Holdings Ltd. Chairman Cheng Wai Keung is seeking a record S$300 million ($242 million) for a home near Singapore’s Orchard Road shopping belt, betting that developers may profit from dividing the site.