Japan Wins the Little League World Series

b_250_0_16777215_00_images_obgrabber_2013-08_89deda1359.jpgRob Carr/Getty Images (WILLIAMSPORT, PA.) -- In exciting fashion, Japan has won the 2013 Little League World Series over California. Japan took down The Eastlake Little League All-Starts from Chula Vista. This was the fifth straight year a team from Japan or California has won the Little League World Series. With the game tied 4 in the bottom of the fifth inning, Ryusei Hirooka lined what proved to be a game-deciding two-run double to give Japan a 6-4 lead.

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Roy Halladay Wins His First Since Returning From the DL

b_250_0_16777215_00_images_obgrabber_2013-08_a045394e5c.jpgDilip Vishwanat/Getty Images(PHILADELPHIA) -- It had been over three months since Philadelphia Phillies starting pitcher Roy Halladay wnet on the disabled list, but he looked closer to his old self on Sunday. Halladay pitched 6.0 innings and gave up just two earned runs against the Arizona Diamondbacks, and picked up just his third win of the season, the 202nd of his career.

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Cabrera Homers Again In Tigers 11-3 Win Over the Mets

b_250_0_16777215_00_images_obgrabber_2013-08_7db8d74746.jpgTony Firriolo/MLB Photos via Getty Images (NEW YORK) --Miguel Cabrera just might have a shot at a second-straight Triple Crown Title. The Tigers' third baseman hit his 42nd home run of the season in the team's 11-3 victory over the New York Mets. Cabrera continued his red-hot hitting on Sunday, as he's now hit ten home runs in the past 19 games. Not only is he hitting for power, he raised his bating average to a Major League leading .360.

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Giants' Safety Stevie Brown Tears ACL, Out for the Season

b_250_0_16777215_00_images_obgrabber_2013-08_84781c1e47.jpgAl Bello/Getty Images(NEW YORK) -- With the season just weeks away, the New York Giants defense has suffered a big loss as safety Stevie Brown will miss the entire 2013 season with a torn ACL. Brown suffered the injury during the team's third preseason game against the New York Jets. He forced an interception and during the return, he fell to the ground untouched.

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Raiders Still Undecided about QB

b_250_0_16777215_00_images_obgrabber_2013-08_9354572bc1.jpgAl Messerschmidt/Getty Images (NEW YORK) -- The Oakland Raiders still are unsure of who will be named the starting quarterback this season. Head coach Dennis Allen said after Friday's 34-26 loss that he is still looking into the situation as the team has one preseason game remaining.

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