Versatile ESPN sportscaster John Saunders dies at 61

NEW YORK (AP) — John Saunders, the versatile sportscaster who has hosted ESPN's "The Sports Reporters" for the last 15 years, has died, the network announced Wednesday. He was 61.

  • Written by RALPH D. RUSSO, AP Sports Writer

A-Rod cost Yanks $317M for 1 World Series title

NEW YORK (AP) — By the time Alex Rodriguez collects his last payment as a player from the Yankees next year, he will have received $317,368,852 from New York, according to a review of his contracts by The Associated Press.

  • Written by RONALD BLUM, AP Baseball Writer