Los Angeles Dodgers starter Clayton Kershaw added another milestone in his illustrious career last night, as he notched his 2000th career strikeout. Heading into last night’s contest with the Milwaukee Brewers, Clayton Kershaw was on the cusp of yet another milestone. The Los Angeles Dodgers star was just four strikeouts away from 2000 on his …

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CARDIFF, Wales (AP) The latest from the Champions League final (all times local): — 10:15 a.m. The Black Eyed Peas are promising an energetic show when they perform at the Champions League final. The Grammy Award-winning eclectic hip-hop group will be entertaining the Cardiff stadium crowd just before Juventus and Real Madrid meet in the …

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CARDIFF, Wales (AP) The latest from the Champions League final (all times local): — 3.10 p.m. The charter plane carrying relatives of Real Madrid players was delayed for more than an hour in Spain because of the high number of flights arriving at Cardiff’s airport for the Champions League final against Juventus. Players’ relatives used …

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CARDIFF, Wales (AP) The latest from the Champions League final (all times local): — 5:30 p.m. Real Madrid fans who could not make the trip to Cardiff for the Champions League final will be able to watch the match on huge screens inside the Santiago Bernabeu Stadium. Four screens will be placed at midfield for …

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On this day in 1995, Montreal Expos starter Pedro Martinez set down the first 27 batters he faced. Unfortunately, the game went into extra innings. Harvey Haddix became known throughout MLB history for firing 12 perfect innings before losing his gem, and the game, in the 13th inning. Until this day in 1995, it was …

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NHL Daily: Leafs Say Good-Bye to Prospects, Panthers Sign a Couple, Blues Hire Ex-NHLer, and More! (Morning NHL Headlines) Grab your morning cup of coffee and join us here at Puck Prose for a compilation of NHL Daily links that will help keep you updated with everything going on in the hockey world. No games …

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Through two games of the Stanley Cup Final, the Pittsburgh Penguins have been badly outshot, lost the majority of faceoffs and had the puck far less than the Nashville Predators. Yet, they lead the series two games to none, following a familiar script. The Penguins frustrated the Columbus Blue Jackets, Washington Capitals and Ottawa Senators …

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Down the street from where Detroit’s Russian Five took the NHL by storm in the 1990s, defenseman Nikita Zaitsev sat down for dinner with his agent and explained that his pain of being passed over in the draft three times was gone. Just four months into his rookie year with Toronto, Zaitsev realized not being …

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ARLINGTON, Texas (AP) — Unbeaten lefty Dallas Keuchel earned his major league-leading ninth win, pitching six scoreless innings as the Houston Astros beat the Texas Rangers 7-1 after a long rain delay Friday night for their eighth straight victory. Carlos Correa and George Springer each hit a three-run homer for the Astros (39-16), who have …

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MADRID (AP) A look at Real Madrid’s Champions League campaign ahead of Saturday’s final against Juventus in Cardiff: — GROUP STAGE Real Madrid easily advanced from a group containing Sporting Lisbon, Legia Warsaw and Borussia Dortmund, even though it finished second behind Dortmund. The defending champions drew both matches against the German club, relinquishing a …

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