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  • Talladega will no longer be NASCAR elimination race in 2017

    KANSAS CITY, Kan. (AP) — NASCAR has decided that unpredictable Talladega Superspeedway won’t be an elimination race in next year’s championship Chase, ...
    May 6, 2016 - 10:52 am
  • Lincecum to pitch for clubs Friday in comeback bid

    SAN FRANCISCO (AP) — Two-time NL Cy Young Award winner Tim Lincecum will pitch for major league clubs in a showcase event Friday as he attempts to mak ...
    May 5, 2016 - 11:12 am
  • Hammel improves to 4-0 in Cubs’ win over Pirates

    PITTSBURGH (AP) — Jason Hammel raised his record to 4-0 and Anthony Rizzo hit two doubles as the Chicago Cubs beat the Pittsburgh Pirates 7-2 on Monda ...
    May 3, 2016 - 10:44 am
  • After strides at Michigan, former Iowa QB Rudock gets NFL shot with Lions

    ALLEN PARK, Mich. (AP) — After his first game at Michigan last season, it was hard to tell if Jake Rudock would even make it through the year as the s ...
    May 3, 2016 - 10:44 am
  • Column: NASCAR’s Talladega wreckfest comes at a price

    TALLADEGA, Ala. (AP) — Nobody needs to be reminded that racing is inherently dangerous. We all know drivers assume the risks. It’s understood that no ...
    May 3, 2016 - 11:52 am
  • Kansas City Chiefs exercise fifth-year option on Eric Fisher

    KANSAS CITY, Mo. (AP) — The Kansas City Chiefs have exercised their fifth-year option on left tackle Eric Fisher, which means the former No. 1 overall ...
    May 3, 2016 - 10:44 am
  • Cubs fall to Braves in extras

    CHICAGO (AP) — Daniel Castro singled and scored on Nick Markakis’ sacrifice fly in the 10th inning, and the short-handed Atlanta Braves picked up a ra ...
    May 2, 2016 - 11:02 am
  • Sadler wins Xfinity Series race at Talladega after OT wreck

    TALLADEGA, Ala. (AP) — Elliott Sadler celebrated his 41st birthday Saturday with his first victory in almost two years.
    May 2, 2016 - 11:01 am
  • Keselowski wins at Talladega

    TALLADEGA, Ala. (AP) — Two cars went airborne, 35 were involved in an accident of some kind, and Danica Patrick had the wind knocked out of her in a v ...
    May 2, 2016 - 11:01 am