Chalmers Inks New 2-Year Deal with Heat

b_250_0_16777215_00_images_obgrabber_2014-07_1ab9251f08.jpgMike Ehrmann/Getty Images (MIAMI) -- Mario Chalmers inked a new two-year deal with the Miami Heat Monday that will pay the point guard close to $4 million next season. "It's great to have Mario back," Heat president Pat Riley said.

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Brazil Coach Resigns After Unmet Expectations

b_250_0_16777215_00_images_obgrabber_2014-07_a18c448e7e.jpgMichael Dodge/Getty Images (NEW YORK) -- Brazil head coach, Luiz Felipe Scolari, resigned Monday, after leading the World Cup host country to a fourth place finish. To some nations, fourth place would sound good, but not when you are Brazil and hadn't lost a competitive match at home since 1975.

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Cespedes Wins Second-Straight HR Derby

b_250_0_16777215_00_images_obgrabber_2014-07_3e42235b7b.jpgRobert Binder/MLB Photos via Getty Images (MINNEAPOLIS) -- For the second-straight year, Yoenis Cespedes is the All-Star Home Run Derby champion. The Oakland Athletics outfielder defeated the Cincinnati Reds third baseman Todd Frazier 9-1 in the final round Monday night to become the first repeat champion since Ken Griffey Jr. did it in 1999.

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Starting Pitchers Announced for MLB All-Star Game

b_250_0_16777215_00_images_obgrabber_2014-07_c895f63cca.jpgiStockphoto (MINNEAPOLIS) -- The American League will send Seattle Mariners pitcher Felix Hernandez to the mound for Tuesday night’s All-Star Game at Target Field, where he will be opposed by St. Louis Cardinals pitcher Adam Wainwright for the National League.

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Arizona Diamondbacks Recall RHP Trevor Cahill

b_250_0_16777215_00_images_obgrabber_2014-07_c483de8ea6.jpgiStock/Thinkstock (PHOENIX) -- The Arizona Diamondbacks have recalled righthanded pitcher Trevor Cahill from Triple-A Reno and reassigned righthander Mike Bolsinger. In 19 games with the D-Backs this season, Cahill is 1-6 with a 5.66 ERA and a 1.74 WHIP. He has struck out 44 batters in 41 1-3 innings of work.

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