NEW YORK - Chicago Cubs third baseman Kris Bryant was a unanimous pick as NL Rookie of the Year on Monday, and Houston Astros shortstop Carlos Correa took the American League prize.
The Chicago Cubs' Joe Maddon and Texas' Jeff Banister have been named the NL and AL managers of the year.
PLAYA DEL CARMEN, Mexico - Graeme McDowell, determined to get his game turned around, saw more results Friday when he ran off seven birdies in an eight-hole stretch Friday for 8-under-par 63.
Former Atlanta Braves right-hander Tommy Hanson is in a coma at Piedmont Hospital in Atlanta, according to a report by WSB-TV.
SHANGHAI - One year after Anirban Lahiri made his debut in the World Golf Championships, progress is measured by how much is at stake in the HSBC Champions.
...Making his postseason debut, deGrom beat Kershaw 3-1 in the series opener at Dodger Stadium. Last season's NL Rookie of the Year pitched seven scoreless innings and struck out 13, matching Tom Seaver's franchise record for a postseason game...
North Carolina is the preseason favorite to win the Atlantic Coast Conference. The Tar Heels return one of their most-experienced lineups in seven seasons.
The new PGA Tour season already is unusual because of the strength of the fields.
CHICAGO - Daniel Murphy homered for a record-tying fifth straight game in the postseason, sending Jacob deGrom and the New York Mets over the Chicago Cubs 5-2.
NASCAR will race at Watkins Glen International for the next five years.