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  • Abreu, deGrom voted baseball's Rookies of the Year

    NEW YORK (AP) — Chicago White Sox first baseman Jose Abreu was a unanimous winner of the AL Rookie of the Year award, and New York Mets pitcher Jacob ...
    Nov. 11, 2014 - 11:23 am
  • None among 12 free agents accept qualifying offers

    NEW YORK (AP) — For the third straight year, baseball’s free agents shunned qualifying offers from their former teams and chose to test the market.
    Nov. 11, 2014 - 11:05 am
  • Harvick wins, Newman’s late pass dooms Gordon at Phoenix

    AVONDALE, Ariz. (AP) — Kevin Harvick finally has a shot to win his first Sprint Cup championship, while Jeff Gordon was once again denied in his drive ...
    Nov. 10, 2014 - 11:50 am
  • NFC West contenders all win Sunday

    Ah, the wild West. As in the NFC West.Considered the league’s best division heading into the season, ...
    Nov. 10, 2014 - 11:13 am
  • Cyclones reload for Big 12 title run

    AMES (AP) — Iowa State has rarely faced the challenge of replacing two All-Americans, mostly because it wasn’t able to land such players.
    Nov. 7, 2014 - 10:11 am
  • Hawkeyes look to put late collapse behind them

    IOWA CITY (AP) — Last season’s Hawkeyes could have been known as the team that revived the program. Instead, they’ll be remembered for crumbling down ...
    Nov. 7, 2014 - 10:11 am
  • Royals, Orioles each win 3 Gold Gloves

    NEW YORK (AP) — All those snazzy plays by Alex Gordon, Eric Hosmer and Salvador Perez earned them more than tips of the hat from their Kansas City tea ...
    Nov. 6, 2014 - 11:00 am
  • France felt Keselowski's move at Texas was fine

    CHARLOTTE, N.C. (AP) — NASCAR chairman Brian France, who for at least two years has pushed for racing to become more of a ‘contact sport,’ believes Br ...
    Nov. 6, 2014 - 11:01 am
  • NASCAR penalizes 6 Hendrick crew members for fight

    CHARLOTTE, N.C. (AP) — Brad Keselowski and Jeff Gordon avoided any penalty from NASCAR on Tuesday for their post-race fight at Texas. Two crew chiefs ...
    Nov. 5, 2014 - 11:12 am
  • Vikings' Peterson avoids jail in plea agreement

    CONROE, Texas (AP) — Minnesota Vikings star Adrian Peterson avoided jail Tuesday by reaching a deal with Texas prosecutors to resolve a child abuse ca ...
    Nov. 5, 2014 - 11:12 am
  • Johnson wins at Texas

    FORT WORTH, Texas (AP) — Jimmie Johnson won his third consecutive Texas fall race Sunday, when none of the eight championship contenders were able to ...
    Nov. 3, 2014 - 11:04 am
  • Sandoval, Shields among 121 free agents

    NEW YORK (AP) — Baseball’s business season began Thursday when 121 players become free agents, a group that includes Pablo Sandoval, Michael Morse, Ja ...
    Oct. 31, 2014 - 11:11 am
  • Giants edge Royals to claim World Series

    KANSAS CITY, Mo. (AP) — Madison Bumgarner and the San Francisco Giants succeeded where no team had in 3 1/2 decades, winning Game 7 on the road for th ...
    Oct. 30, 2014 - 10:47 am
  • Royals rout Giants to force Game 7

    KANSAS CITY, Mo. (AP) — The raucous roar at Kauffman Stadium swelled with every batter in the second inning and then got louder the rest of the night.
    Oct. 29, 2014 - 11:48 am
  • Bumgarner, Giants blank Royals for 3-2 Series lead

    SAN FRANCISCO (AP) — With every pitch, Madison Bumgarner etched his place among the World Series greats.
    Oct. 27, 2014 - 10:58 am
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