Atlanta, Santa Clara, New Orleans to host college title game

Atlanta, New Orleans and Santa Clara, California, have been selected to host College Football Playoff national championship games from a group of nine cities/regions that were vying for the event.

  • Written by RALPH D. RUSSO, AP College Football Writer

Greinke gives up $71 million, becomes free agent again

NEW YORK (AP) — Pitcher Zack Greinke has opted out of the final three years of his contract with the Los Angeles Dodgers, giving up a guaranteed $71 million to become a free agent again.

  • Written by THE ASSOCIATED PRESS

Mets GM Alderson collapses during news conference

NEW YORK (AP) — Mets general manager Sandy Alderson collapsed while talking with reporters during a news conference to announce a contract extension for manager Terry Collins, then was able to walk away.

  • Written by RONALD BLUM, AP Baseball Writer