Kids' Interest In Baseball WaningLittle League teams are struggling to attract players and baseball is less popular with other age groups as well.
Phillies Fall To The A's 8-6 In 10 InningsThe Phillies dropped the series deciding game to the A's 8-6.
Williams Beats A's For Third Time With Third TeamJerome Williams pitched the Phillies to a 3-0 victory at Oakland on Saturday, adding to his wins against the A's while with Houston and Texas earlier this year.
Phillies Lose Series Opener To A's 3-1The Phillies fell to the A's 3-1 on Friday night.
Service Academies Suspend Sports Due To Shutdown The Defense Department has suspended intercollegiate athletic competitions at the nation's service academies due to the government shutdown.
Athletics Still Miffed About Blown CallAthletics manager Bob Melvin still believes he witnessed a home run, and nothing will change his mind. Unfortunately, there's nothing he can do about it.
Teen Athletes Suffer From Overuse InjuriesMore and more young athletes who switch from season to season, going from sport to sport are being asked by adults to push harder and harder. The result is overuse injuries that need rehab and treatments, not unlike their adult counterparts.
White House: Schools Must Give Disabled Students Equal Access To AthleticsWhen it comes to extra-curricular sports, the benefits often extend beyond the playing field. Now, the government wants to make sure all students have equal access to social and health benefits, cultivated through athletics.
Tigers Beat A's, 5-4 In Extra Innings
Local Expert Highlights When Student Athletes Become Obsessed It's nearly time for student athletes to begin pre-season training and a local expert urges coaches and parents to keep an eye out for eating or over training issues.
Study: Most Children Feel Pressured When Playing Team SportsA new survey indicates many kids are feeling a lot of pressure when it comes to team sports.
Are Sports Fun Anymore?