Ron Washington deflected criticism that he was burning out pitching ace Yu Darvish, by having him throw a major league season-high 130 pitches from the mound on Thursday night. Darvish is on a historic strikeout pace, however, he was homered off of twice on Thursday night and two starts earlier threw 120 pitches.

 

Johnny Manziel is ubiquitous these days. Check him out crushing a home run in batting practice at Petco Park with a wooden bat.

 

RGIII and Colin Kaepernick have inspired changes to Madden 25.

 

The Denver Broncos restructured Peyton Manning’s contract.

 

J.R. Smith responded to Rihanna’s disrespectful tweet like only he would.

 

The Obama Administration’s ousted IRS Chief testified before a Congressional committee, and Republicans grilled him mercilessly.

 

Michelle Obama tore the house down delivering Bowie State’s commencement address.

 

You feeling lucky? The Powerball jackpot is now up to $600 million.

 

Disgraced presidential candidate John Edwards is trying to jumpstart his law career.

 

To avoid hecklers, Anthony Weiner will announce his candidacy for New York City mayor next week by video.

 

Toronto’s mayor vehemently denies using cocaine.

 

Just in time for summer,  Wu-Tang Clan is whetting appetites for their 20th anniversary album with an unreleased track called "Execution In Autumn."