Sat, 01 Oct 2016 08:50:35 -0500SWANSEA, Wales (AP) — Francesco Guidolin's future as Swansea manager looks bleak after Liverpool fought back to win 2-1 in the Premier League on Saturday.
Sat, 01 Oct 2016 08:39:12 -0500The fifth week of the college football season offers arguably the best lineup of games since the opening weekend. With so many top 10 teams facing each other, this week could provide some clues on which teams have legitimate College…
Sat, 01 Oct 2016 08:31:25 -0500AJACCIO, Corsica (AP) — World rally championship leader Sebastien Ogier extended his lead at the Tour of Corsica on Saturday with another dominant display in the morning session.
Sat, 01 Oct 2016 08:32:13 -0500The Los Angeles Sparks and Minnesota Lynx are one win away from meeting in the WNBA Finals after double-digit victories in the first two games of their respective semifinal series.
Sat, 01 Oct 2016 08:16:47 -0500ROME (AP) — There is still no place for Mario Balotelli in the Italy squad as coach Gian Piero Ventura named a largely unchanged 26-man list Saturday for the upcoming World Cup qualifiers against Spain and Macedonia.
Sat, 01 Oct 2016 08:06:26 -0500SEPANG, Malaysia (AP) — Mexican driver Sergio Perez is "pretty certain" which team he will be driving for in the 2017 Formula One season, but stopped short of confirming he will remain with Force India next season.
Sat, 01 Oct 2016 07:45:20 -0500TIRANA, Albania (AP) — Albania coach Gianni De Biasi has included four newcomers in his squad for the World Cup qualifiers against Liechtenstein and Spain.
Sat, 01 Oct 2016 07:15:45 -0500CHASKA, Minn. (AP) — Sweep, then almost swept.
Sat, 01 Oct 2016 07:07:08 -0500TASHKENT, Uzbekistan (AP) — Kristyna Pliskova of the Czech Republic won her first WTA tournament on Saturday at the Tashkent Open, beating defending champion Nao Hibino of Japan in the final.
Sat, 01 Oct 2016 05:51:57 -0500SEPANG, Malaysia (AP) — Mercedes driver Lewis Hamilton put himself in the best possible position to wrest back the lead in the Formula One drivers championship by claiming pole position for the Malaysian Grand Prix on Saturday.
Sat, 01 Oct 2016 05:44:19 -0500PARIS (AP) — French defender Jeremy Mathieu is quitting international football to focus on his club career with Barcelona.
Sat, 01 Oct 2016 04:45:29 -0500WUHAN, China (AP) — Petra Kvitova overpowered Dominika Cibulkova 6-1, 6-1 Saturday to win the Wuhan Open for her first title of the year.
Sat, 01 Oct 2016 04:26:50 -0500BEIJING (AP) — Mi Jung Hur birdied the par-5 18th hole for a 6-under 67 and a one-stroke lead over Brooke Henderson on Saturday in the Reignwood LPGA Classic.
Sat, 01 Oct 2016 04:06:09 -0500TOKYO (AP) — The Urawa Reds thrashed Gamba Osaka 4-0 Saturday to maintain its lead in the J-League's second-stage standings.
Sat, 01 Oct 2016 03:53:28 -0500RYDER CUP
Sat, 01 Oct 2016 03:33:21 -0500GLASGOW, Scotland (AP) — A Scottish boxer has died after suffering severe bleeding and swelling to his brain during a televised fight.
Sat, 01 Oct 2016 03:36:16 -0500A look at what's happening around the majors today:
Sat, 01 Oct 2016 03:37:39 -0500The fifth week of the college football season offers arguably the best lineup of games since the opening weekend. With so many top 10 teams facing each other, this week could provide some clues on which teams have legitimate College…
Sat, 01 Oct 2016 03:30:52 -0500COLORADO SPRINGS, Colo. (AP) — After watching their athletes pile up medals in Brazil, leaders of the U.S. Olympic team came home and produced results that could resonate every bit as loudly.
Sat, 01 Oct 2016 03:18:34 -0500There are a handful of stadiums in Major League Baseball's modern era that were used for fewer seasons than Atlanta's Turner Field, which has been home of the Braves since 1997.
Sat, 01 Oct 2016 03:22:15 -0500On Sunday, the Braves will play their last game at Turner Field and the stadium will move on to its next chapter, likely as a college football field. Since it opened for the 1996 Atlanta Olympics, it's been the site…
Sat, 01 Oct 2016 03:14:53 -0500TORONTO (AP) — Brad Marchand and Patrice Bergeron have been skating, scoring and setting each other up as if they're in midseason form with the Boston Bruins.
Sat, 01 Oct 2016 02:02:01 -0500SEATTLE (AP) — At this point of the season, the Oakland Athletics have to take their positives where ever they can get them.
Sat, 01 Oct 2016 01:55:10 -0500SAN FRANCISCO (AP) — Brandon McCarthy is in the mix for bullpen spot for the NL West champion Dodgers in the playoffs — even after his awful outing in a rare relief appearance.
Sat, 01 Oct 2016 01:40:04 -0500PROVO, Utah (AP) — Jamaal Williams ran for a program record five touchdowns and a career-high 286 yards, and Rhett Almond chipped in a 19-yard field goal as time expired to lift BYU over Toledo 55-53 on Friday night.
Sat, 01 Oct 2016 01:35:26 -0500SAN FRANCISCO (AP) — Madison Bumgarner wants another even-year World Series championship. That's what drives him, not the milestones and accolades he piles up along the way.
Sat, 01 Oct 2016 01:18:05 -0500SEATTLE (AP) — Washington stayed quiet. Stanford was just the next opponent, the Huskies said, and there was no extra meaning or motivation.
Sat, 01 Oct 2016 01:16:10 -0500PHOENIX (AP) — Ryan Schimpf keeps swinging away in the final weekend of a hard-hitting first three months in the major leagues.
Sat, 01 Oct 2016 00:42:47 -0500ST. LOUIS (AP) — Tyler Glasnow is headed to the offseason on a high note.
Sat, 01 Oct 2016 00:40:00 -0500Cardinals won't pick up Holliday's option for 2017.
Sat, 01 Oct 2016 00:35:23 -0500LOS ANGELES (AP) — Candace Parker is one game away from getting the Los Angeles Sparks to the WNBA Finals. This time, she doesn't want to miss.
Sat, 01 Oct 2016 00:28:36 -0500CHICAGO (AP) — As the Chicago White Sox conclude a fourth straight losing season, a couple of 23-year-olds provided some optimism for the future Friday night.
Sat, 01 Oct 2016 00:30:00 -0500Cards stay in hunt by beating Pirates 7-0.
Sat, 01 Oct 2016 00:22:48 -0500ARLINGTON, Texas (AP) — A season that saw Tampa Bay Rays pitcher Matt Andriese shuttle between the rotation and the bullpen closed with him making a statement about being a starter when 2017 begins.
Sat, 01 Oct 2016 00:13:11 -0500DENVER (AP) — Chris Carter reached 40 homers for the first time Friday night, and he wants to keep going.
Sat, 01 Oct 2016 00:15:17 -0500WASHINGTON (AP) — Bryce Harper returned to the lineup, but neither his bat nor spot starter A.J. Cole helped the Washington Nationals in their pursuit of home-field advantage opening the playoffs.
Sat, 01 Oct 2016 00:15:00 -0500In three of the past four nights, we’ve seen everlasting moments as the last-gasp Cardinals try to outlast the Giants in the wild-card race.
Sat, 01 Oct 2016 00:10:00 -0500Once fired by his alma mater, coordinator has Tigers' offense flying high.
Sat, 01 Oct 2016 00:11:03 -0500ST. LOUIS (AP) — Carlos Martinez pitched seven sharp innings, Jedd Gyorko hit his 29th homer, Brandon Moss homered to break out of a big slump and the St. Louis Cardinals stayed in the middle of the NL wild-card race.
Sat, 01 Oct 2016 00:07:43 -0500ANAHEIM, Calif. (AP) — Jefry Marte homered and scored twice and Daniel Wright earned his first major league victory to help the Los Angeles Angels defeat the Houston Astros 7-1 on Friday night.
Sat, 01 Oct 2016 00:03:34 -0500SEATTLE (AP) — Robinson Cano hit two home runs, Taijuan Walker pitched six effective innings and the Seattle Mariners moved within one game of the second AL wild-card spot, beating the Oakland Athletics 5-1 Friday night.
Sat, 01 Oct 2016 00:05:00 -0500Time missed in regular season will be short.
Sat, 01 Oct 2016 00:00:00 -0500AUTO RACING
Sat, 01 Oct 2016 00:00:05 -0500BOSTON (AP) — David Ortiz stole the show from himself.
Sat, 01 Oct 2016 00:00:25 -0500BOSTON (AP) — David Ortiz hit a tiebreaking two-run homer in the seventh inning, and the Boston Red Sox beat the Toronto Blue Jays 5-3 on Friday night.
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Sat, 01 Oct 2016 00:00:00 -0500Large school schools - 9/301. Holt (23-3) at Troy Buchanan (23-3), 4:15 p.m.2. Troy Buchanan (23-3) vs. Holt (23-3), 4:15 p.m.3. Marquette (23-2) at Webster Groves (12-14), 4:15 p.m.4. Seckman (19-4) was idle.5. Oakville (19-4) at Fox (7-13), 4:15 p.m.6.…
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Sat, 01 Oct 2016 00:00:00 -0500Large school schools - 9/301. Ladue (21-0) at Parkway North (3-9), 7:30 p.m.2. Edwardsville (11-0) was idle.3. Marquette (12-1) vs. Raymore-Peculiar at Summit, 5:30 p.m.4. Summit (15-1) vs. O'Hara at Summit, 7:30 p.m.5. CBC (12-2) vs. Rockhurst, 4:45 p.m.6. De…
Sat, 01 Oct 2016 00:00:00 -0500Class 6
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Sat, 01 Oct 2016 00:00:00 -0500Large school schools - 9/301. St. Joseph's (20-2) vs. Ozark at St. Teresa's, 6 p.m.2. Lafayette (17-5) was idle.3. Edwardsville (15-3) was idle.4. Eureka (27-2) was idle.5. Francis Howell (21-1) was idle.6. Nerinx Hall (20-2) vs. Mater Dei (9-9) at…
Fri, 30 Sep 2016 23:55:05 -0500WASHINGTON (AP) — Even as an emotionally draining week that began with the death of star pitcher Jose Fernandez in a boating accident Sunday nears its end, the Miami Marlins aren't ending their season quietly.
Fri, 30 Sep 2016 23:57:06 -0500KANSAS CITY, Mo. (AP) — Yordano Ventura finished the season on a low note.
Fri, 30 Sep 2016 23:45:59 -0500ARLINGTON, Texas (AP) — Seven days after the Texas Rangers clinched their second straight American League West title, they took another significant step toward their ultimate goal.
Fri, 30 Sep 2016 23:45:00 -0500Containing the Nebraska quarterback is key to Illinois’ chances.
Fri, 30 Sep 2016 23:40:00 -0500Jay Bruce homered for the third straight game and drove in three runs, Robert Gsellman threw six sharp innings and the New York Mets moved closer to securing a wild-card berth with a 5-1 win over the host Philadelphia Phillies…
Fri, 30 Sep 2016 23:42:47 -0500PHOENIX (AP) — Paul Goldschmidt and Chris Owings each hit a two-run home run and the Arizona Diamondbacks opened their final series of a disappointing season with a 5-3 victory over the San Diego Padres on Friday night.
Fri, 30 Sep 2016 23:33:50 -0500BOSTON (AP) — David Ortiz has knocked plenty of teams out of the playoffs with his late-inning heroics.
Fri, 30 Sep 2016 23:33:42 -0500FRISCO, Texas (AP) — Dallas Stars forward Mattias Janmark will possibly miss all of the season because of a joint disorder in a knee.
Fri, 30 Sep 2016 23:37:27 -0500ST. PAUL, Minn. (AP) — Maya Moore scored 26 points and the defending WNBA champion Minnesota Lynx beat the Phoenix Mercury 96-86 on Friday night to take a 2-0 lead in the semifinal series.
Fri, 30 Sep 2016 23:35:00 -0500Chicago Cubs general manager Jed Hoyer and scouting and player development director Jason McLeod agreed to contract extensions through the 2021 season Friday, mirroring president of baseball operations Theo Epstein’s deal two days earlier.
Fri, 30 Sep 2016 23:28:39 -0500CHICAGO (AP) — Minnesota manager Paul Molitor acknowledged he can't wait until the season is over. And that was before having to watch Carlos Rodon tie an AL record by striking out the first seven Twins and Tim Anderson flirt…
Fri, 30 Sep 2016 23:30:00 -0500Cards wallop Pirates 7-0 to stay alive in wild-card race as Martinez works seven scoreless. Holliday, winding down his time here, hits 20th homer.
Fri, 30 Sep 2016 23:30:16 -0500Alma 35, Farmington 14
Fri, 30 Sep 2016 23:30:16 -0500Alma 35, Farmington 14
Fri, 30 Sep 2016 23:30:00 -0500Americans start Ryder Cup 4-0, end day with 5-3 edge.
Fri, 30 Sep 2016 23:32:40 -0500NEW YORK (AP) — Michael Pineda pitched 3 2/3 hitless innings, gave up three straight hits, then allowed Adam Jones' home run leading off the fourth,
Fri, 30 Sep 2016 23:25:00 -0500Buffalo Bills receiver Sammy Watkins will miss at least eight weeks resting an injury to his surgically repaired left foot after the team placed him on the reserved-injured list.
Fri, 30 Sep 2016 23:22:19 -0500ATLANTA (AP) — Tigers manager Brad Ausmus just wants to focus on his team, rather than worry about the other teams in the AL wild-card race.
Fri, 30 Sep 2016 23:22:18 -0500DENVER (AP) — Chad Bettis put a nice finishing touch on his best season in the majors.
Fri, 30 Sep 2016 23:20:00 -0500ATHENS, Ga. • Tennessee has a chance to take control of the SEC East on the first Saturday of October.
Fri, 30 Sep 2016 23:15:00 -0500Kate Barber’s coach says she has “a competitive spirit and the will to win.”
Fri, 30 Sep 2016 23:15:00 -0500The Holliday era appears to be ending in St. Louis. Send the slugger out the right way.
Fri, 30 Sep 2016 23:15:00 -0500But other candidates could also could see action.
Fri, 30 Sep 2016 23:10:00 -0500CLEMSON, S.C. • No. 3 Louisville and quarterback Lamar Jackson have done the improbable: turned Clemson passer Deshaun Watson into an afterthought this weekend.
Fri, 30 Sep 2016 23:10:00 -0500Elimination of key clause by KHL team has placed him in bind.
Fri, 30 Sep 2016 23:05:00 -0500Is Leonard Fournette good to go?
Fri, 30 Sep 2016 23:06:57 -0500KANSAS CITY, Mo. (AP) — Ryan Merritt had a notable first start in the majors.
Fri, 30 Sep 2016 23:05:00 -0500Phil Mickelson came to Minnesota this week at the center of the Ryder Cup storm, having been the most vocal of the American players in lobbying for change following three straight losses to Europe.
Fri, 30 Sep 2016 22:59:25 -0500Alma 35, Farmington 14
Fri, 30 Sep 2016 23:00:00 -0500Ben Simmons has a broken bone in his right foot and it’s unknown how long the No. 1 overall pick will be sidelined for the Philadelphia 76ers.
Fri, 30 Sep 2016 23:00:23 -0500BOSTON (AP) — Opening his final weekend with yet another game-winning homer, David Ortiz lined a two-run shot into the right-field stands to break a seventh-inning tie and help the Boston Red Sox beat the Toronto Blue Jays 5-3 on…
Fri, 30 Sep 2016 23:01:34 -0500BUFFALO, N.Y. (AP) — Matt Hunwick and Peter Holland each scored twice to help the Toronto Maple Leafs rout the Buffalo Sabres 8-1 on Friday night in exhibition play.
Fri, 30 Sep 2016 22:59:41 -0500NEW YORK (AP) — Buck Showalter was scoreboard watching through a fine, steady rain that gave Yankee Stadium a film noir feel.
Fri, 30 Sep 2016 22:49:45 -0500ST. LOUIS (AP) — If Matt Holliday's return on Friday night was his final appearance with the St. Louis Cardinals, he made it one to remember.
Fri, 30 Sep 2016 22:50:14 -0500SAN FRANCISCO (AP) — Giants left fielder Angel Pagan body-slammed a male fan who ran onto the field into the outfield grass at AT&T Park during the fourth inning against the Los Angeles Dodgers on Friday night.
Fri, 30 Sep 2016 22:33:44 -0500CINCINNATI (AP) — Bryan Price is looking forward to better days with the Cincinnati Reds.
Fri, 30 Sep 2016 22:35:00 -0500EDWARDSVILLE • The City of Champions is hungry for another banner.
Fri, 30 Sep 2016 22:27:00 -0500RED BUD • For the first time in school history, the Breese Central football team is 6-0.
Fri, 30 Sep 2016 22:24:23 -0500PHILADELPHIA (AP) — Ryan Howard took a big cut, the ball soared off his bat and he paused to admire his shot like he's done for so many of his 381 career homers.
Fri, 30 Sep 2016 22:23:48 -0500ARLINGLTON, Texas (AP) — Yu Darvish looked playoff-ready with a season-high 12 strikeouts in six innings as the Texas Rangers beat the Tampa Bay Rays 3-1 on Friday night and clinched home-field advantage throughout the postseason.
Fri, 30 Sep 2016 22:19:19 -0500CINCINNATI (AP) — It looks as if Ben Zobrist might be rounding into postseason form, just in time for the Chicago Cubs.
Fri, 30 Sep 2016 22:11:00 -0500Kamryn Babb and Kaleb Allen scored on fourth-quarter runs to lead CBC to a wild 65-59 win at Jefferson City on Friday.
Fri, 30 Sep 2016 22:05:00 -0500WELDON SPRING • The Francis Howell football team took last week’s loss to Fort Zumwalt West extra hard.
Fri, 30 Sep 2016 22:00:00 -0500DE SOTO, Mo. • Hillsboro High’s offense kept rolling Friday night.
Fri, 30 Sep 2016 21:54:18 -0500CAMBRIDGE, Mass. (AP) — Joseph Viviano threw three touchdown passes in the first half and Harvard cruised to a 31-17 victory over Georgetown on Friday night.