Pete Alonso of the New York Mets and Yordan Alvarez of the Houston Astros have been named Rookies of the Year
Right-handed reliever Darren O'Day is guaranteed $2.75 million as part of the one-year contract he reached to return to the Atlanta Braves. O'Day's deal includes a $2.25 million salary for 2020
Georgia junior right guard Ben Cleveland and senior place-kicker Rodrigo Blankenship have earned weekly Southeastern Conference honors, according to a league announcement.
The Ducks remained a solid No. 1 in The Associated Press women's college basketball poll Monday, receiving 28 of 30 first-place votes from a national media panel. Oregon stunned the U.S. women's national team in an exhibition game on Saturday, handing the Americans only their second loss ever to a college program.
Kentucky is back in a familiar position under John Calipari: No. 1 in The Associated Press men's college basketball poll.