Sign In | Create an Account | Welcome, . My Account | Logout | Subscribe | Submit News | Contact Us | Home RSS
 
 
 
LEADING OFF: Astros' aces start double dip; Scherzer on mend

August 13, 2019

A look at what's happening around the majors Tuesday:

ONE-TWO PUNCH

Houston goes into a doubleheader against the Chicago White Sox with two of the pitchers the Astros hope will carry... more »»

Murray loses in first round at Cincinnati in singles return

August 12, 2019

MASON, Ohio (AP) — Andy Murray moved well in his first singles match since January, but not well enough to move on — even to the U.S. Open. more »»

Report: Petition with NLRB seeks union for NFL running backs

August 12, 2019

A petition reportedly has been filed with the National Labor Relations Board seeking to create a separate union for NFL running back. more »»

Gregorius, Yanks thump Orioles 8-5 in doubleheader opener

August 12, 2019

NEW YORK (AP) — Gio Urshela turned on a Gabriel Ynoa fastball and sent the ball soaring over the visitor's bullpen and into the left-field bleachers, where it landed 461 feet from home plate. more »»

Bayern begins German Cup defense with 3-1 win over Cottbus

August 12, 2019

BERLIN (AP) — Bayern Munich began its German Cup defense on Monday with a 3-1 win at former Bundesliga side Energie Cottbus, which was relegated from Germany's third division last seaso. more »»

Lowry (thumb) withdraws from USA Basketball's World Cup team

August 12, 2019

Kyle Lowry of the NBA champion Toronto Raptors has withdrawn from the pool of candidates USA Basketball is considering to take to the FIBA World Cup later this month. more »»

Saudi rights no concern for Anthony Joshua's fight promoter

August 12, 2019

LONDON (AP) — Putting profits ahead of politics, the promoter of heavyweight boxer Anthony Joshua is dismissing concerns over the decision to contest a championship fight in Saudi Arabia. more »»

Browns' Thomas sprained neck in scary moment at practice

August 12, 2019

BEREA, Ohio (AP) — Browns defensive end Chad Thomas sustained a sprained neck but avoided a more serious injury during a scary moment at training camp. more »»

NCAA amends agent rules to no longer require college degree

August 12, 2019

INDIANAPOLIS (AP) — The NCAA has backtracked on new certification standards and will no longer require a bachelor's degree for a sports agent to represent Division I men's basketball players who... more »»

Kate Markgraf hired as GM for women's national team

August 12, 2019

Former defender Kate Markgraf has been named general manager of the U.S. women's national team, U.S. Soccer announced Monda. more »»

Indians' Puig drops appeal of 3-game suspension for brawl

August 12, 2019

CLEVELAND (AP) — Indians outfielder Yasiel Puig has dropped the appeal for his three-game suspension for his involvement in a brawl when he was with Cincinnati. more »»

NBA 2019-20: Some tip-offs earlier, back-to-backs down again

August 12, 2019

The NBA schedule is a little bit easier on players.

Fans might be catching a break — and some more sleep — as well. more »»

Red River rematch could happen again in Big 12 with Texas-OU

August 12, 2019

Red River rivals Oklahoma and Texas met twice last season for the first time in 115 years, when the Sooners won their fourth consecutive Big 12 championship by avenging their only regular-season... more »»

Liverpool's Alisson out for a "few weeks" with calf injury

August 12, 2019

LIVERPOOL, England (AP) — Liverpool manager Jürgen Klopp says he expects goalkeeper Alisson's calf injury to keep him on the sidelines for "the next few weeks," starting with Wednesday's Super Cu... more »»

Defense may holds keys to Oklahoma's title hopes

August 12, 2019

NORMAN, Okla. (AP) — Last time Oklahoma's defense took the field, it got shredded during a national semifinal loss to Alabama. more »»

On deck: 2020 baseball gets early jump with March 26 openers

August 12, 2019

NEW YORK (AP) — Major League Baseball will open its 2020 season March 26, its earliest start other than international games. more »»

Texas pressured to back up promise the Longhorns are 'back'

August 12, 2019

AUSTIN, Texas (AP) — Texas had just demolished Georgia in the Sugar Bowl when quarterback Sam Ehlinger shouted to the Superdome rooftop the two words Longhorns fans until then had only been... more »»

 
 

 

I am looking for:
in:
News, Blogs & Events Web