Saltalamacchia, Alvarez lead Marlins past Braves

...go-ahead run in the ninth inning, Henderson Alvarez won for the first time in three starts...10 against the Braves at Turner Field.Alvarez (7-5) gave up six hits, two runs and...Jason Heyward on fly balls in the ninth. Alvarez had struggled against the Braves, going...

Playoff committee tries to avoid publicly discussing playoff

...13-member selection committee are: Arkansas' Jeff Long, who is serving as the committee chairman, Wisconsin's Barry Alvarez and Southern California's Pat Haden.The committee will release the first of its weekly top 25 rankings Oct. 28. On Dec...

Jordan Zimmerman throws Nationals' first no-hitter

...of the season. Last year, Henderson Alvarez of the Marlins threw one against Detroit...24th homer with one out in the second off Alvarez (12-7) accounted for the only run...no-hitter in 1987.Along with Zimmermann and Alvarez, other no-hitters on the final day...

Alvarez rebounds by stopping Angulo in 10th

...fight against Floyd Mayweather Jr., Canelo Alvarez found a much easier target in Alfredo Angulo.Alvarez battered a game but outclassed Angulo on...round of their junior middleweight fight.Alvarez (43-1-1) never was able to put down...

Friend Eddy Alvarez joins J.R. Celski on U.S. Olympic team

...to have childhood rival and friend Eddy Alvarez make the team.Celski dominated the 500...skate at least two events in Russia.Alvarez, a former inline skater from Miami...I had a moment in the locker room," Alvarez said, his eyes still red. "I just kind...

UFC 178 card loaded despite losing main event

...billboards promoting former Bellator star Eddie Alvarez's UFC debut against Donald "Cowboy...The MMA world has been waiting years for Alvarez (25-3) to extricate himself from Bellator...like the timing couldn't be better," Alvarez said. "I feel like the last 10 years...

Evan Gattis' homer lifts Braves in 10th inning

...light tossing, right-hander Henderson Alvarez will throw in the bullpen today and the...determine if he will return to the rotation.Alvarez left his previous start against the Mets...Monday because of a left oblique strain. Alvarez lasted 21/3 innings and allowed four...

Florida holds off Kentucky in three overtimes, extends winning streak in series to 28 games

...floated a ball to the back corner of the end zone and found Demarcus Robinson for a 9-yard score.Robinson finished with 15 receptions for 216 yards and two scores. He tied Carlos Alvarez's school record for catches in a single game.

Jarred Cosart, Marcell Ozuna lead way as Marlins pound Braves

...the eighth to end Cosart's night.Ozuna's two-run double capped the scoring. TRAINER'S ROOMMarlins RHP Henderson Alvarez (left oblique strain) played catch today without any pain and plans on throwing a bullpen session on Saturday or Sunday with...

Mayweather, Alvarez make weight ahead of showdown

...Mayweather Jr.'s people and Canelo Alvarez wanted to fight their man so badly...on the dotted line.Listen to the Alvarez camp and Mayweather wanted the fight at an even lower weight ? one that Alvarez would have to starve himself to make...