Sports

Headlines from our sports pages. If you're looking specifically for local sports, follow this link.


Published on July 29, 2016 - Page 13
The College Football Playoff has abandoned a plan to play most of its semifinals on New Year’s Eves after television ratings tumbled last year,...
Published on July 29, 2016 - Page 13
LATROBE — Le’Veon Bell believes his surgically repaired right knee feels so good he could play “tomorrow.” The wait will be considerably longer for...
Published on July 29, 2016 - Page 13
MOSCOW — A depleted Russian team departed for the Olympics in Rio de Janeiro on Thursday, missing dozens of athletes who were excluded amid the...
Published on July 29, 2016 - Page 13
SPRINGFIELD, N.J. — A stale year for Jimmy Walker came to life Thursday in the PGA Championship when he saw putts drop and wound up leading a major...
Published on July 29, 2016 - Page 14
CHICAGO — Chris Sale arrived on the last player bus to Wrigley Field dressed in a dark suit, walked into the cramped visiting clubhouse, scanned the...
Published on July 29, 2016 - Page 14
MILWAUKEE — Hernan Perez hit a two-run homer, singled and scored the go-ahead run in the sixth, Zach Davies pitched 6 1/3 innings and Milwaukee beat...
Published on July 29, 2016 - Page 14
MIAMI — Dee Gordon walked into the Miami Marlins clubhouse four hours before game time and was greeted at his locker by a three-foot-high stack of...
Published on July 29, 2016 - Page 14
NEW YORK — Daniel Descalso took a calculated risk in a big spot. And it paid off big time. With his team trying to rally against Mets closer Jeurys...
Published on July 29, 2016 - Page 14
East Division W L Pct GB WCGB L10 Str Home Away Baltimore 58 42.580 — — 5-5 L-2 37-16 21-26 Toronto 57 45.559 2 — 6-4 L-1 30-23 27-22 Boston 55 44...
Published on July 29, 2016 - Page 14
MIAMI — Aledmys Diaz homered, doubled and drove in three runs against childhood pal Jose Fernandez, helping St. Louis beat Miami. Fernandez gave up...
Published on July 29, 2016 - Page 14
MINNEAPOLIS — Rookie Max Kepler continued his midseason surge with a game-tying home run among two hits and two RBIs as Minnesota rallied to beat...
Published on July 29, 2016 - Page 15
FLORHAM PARK, N.J. — The New York Jets made the re-signing of quarterback Ryan Fitzpatrick official Thursday, announcing the move less than 10...
Published on July 29, 2016 - Page 15
SPARTANBURG, S.C. —Ron Rivera is a student of history, which is why he has been quick to address the elephant in the Carolina Panthers locker room....
Published on July 29, 2016 - Page 15
FOXBOROUGH, Mass. —Jimmy Garoppolo spent the first two years of his NFL career firmly in the background of the Tom Brady Show, a role as the...
Published on July 29, 2016 - Page 15
PGA Championship First Round Jimmy Walker 33-32—65 -5 Emiliano Grillo 31-35—66 -4 Ross Fisher 32-34—66 -4 Martin Kaymer 33-33—66 -4 Harris...
Published on July 29, 2016 - Page 16
DANVILLE — A golf tournament to benefit area Boy Scouts will be held Aug. 5 at the Frosty Valley Country Club. Proceeds from the 38th Annual Bush/...
Published on July 29, 2016 - Page 16
Eastern League Eastern Division W L Pct. GB Reading (Phillies) 70 34.673 — Trenton (Yankees) 64 40.615 6 Hartford (Rockies) 58 44.569 11...
Published on July 29, 2016 - Page 16
MLB FAVORITE LINE UNDERDOG National League at Miami -120/+110 St. Louis at New York -153/+143 Colorado Philadelphia -148/+138 at Atlanta at...
Published on July 29, 2016 - Page 16
AUTO RACING 8 a.m. NBCSN — Formula One, German Grand Prix, practice, at Hockenheim, Germany 11 a.m. NBCSN — NASCAR, Sprint Cup Series,...
Published on July 29, 2016 - Page 16
BASEBALL National League BALTIMORE ORIOLES — Assigned OF Henry Urrutia outright to Bowie (EL). BOSTON RED SOX — Sent RHP Sean O'Sullivan to...

Pages