LOS ANGELES (AP) - A night after Detroit's Max Scherzer failed to become baseball's first 14-game winner of the season, Clayton Kershaw of the Dodgers will get his chance this evening. Kershaw and the Dodgers are playing host to local rivals the Angels in a game featuring two of the top teams in baseball. Kershaw by the way is 13-2 with a sterling earned run average of 1.71.
WASHINGTON (AP) - Division leaders Washington and Baltimore met in Washington last night with the Orioles coming out on top 7-3. The O's put the game away with three runs in the seventh and two more in the eighth.
CINCINNATI (AP) - Quarterback Andy Dalton has signed a big-money, six-year contract with the Cincinnati Bengals. The agreement comes after three straight years of passing for over 3,000 yards. Dalton led the Bengals to an 11-5 record and AFC North title in 2013.
NEW YORK (AP) - It's the end of the line for New York Giants running back David Wilson. He is being forced to retire after just two NFL seasons because of a back injury. The Giants' first-round pick in the 2012 draft has been told by doctors that further play could lead to more serious problems.
UNDATED (AP) - The agent for Tiger Woods said in an email Monday that it's too early for doctors to decide if the 14-time major champion can compete in the PGA Championship this week. Woods withdrew from the Bridgestone Invitational Sunday after having back spasms in his third tournament since returning from a three-month absence following back surgery in March.