Madison Bumgarner once again put the San Francisco Giants on the road to a playoff victory.
Bumgarner pitched shutout ball into the eighth inning and the Giants combined just enough hitting with a couple of defensive flubs by St. Louis to beat the Cardinals 3-0 Saturday night in the NL Championship Series opener.
Coach Ron Rivera said the Panthers remain committed to Cam Newton as their long-term quarterback, even though they’ve not yet signed the former No. 1 overall draft pick to a long-term contract extension.
Adrian Peterson is hoping to go to trial as soon as possible. Whether the star running back for the Minnesota Vikings returns to the playing field any time soon is another question entirely.
Yes, Adrian Peterson said, the allegation that he struck his young son with a branch is true. No, he does not believe he committed a crime.
Michael Phelps' comeback took a major hit on Monday, with USA Swimming suspending the 18-time Olympic champion for six months and forcing him to withdraw from next year's world championships.
The Carolina Panthers' defense rediscovered its swagger on Sunday against the Chicago Bears.
Matt Kemp skipped down the first base line, watching his drive fly while calling out to the ball, trying to coax it to stay fair.
Brandon Belt, Yusmeiro Petit and the rest of the San Francisco Giants did what they do so well in October: They never give in, never give up, and win. Simple as that. No matter what it takes — or how long.
Fredi Gonzalez figured it would be a while before he learned his future with the Atlanta Braves.
Instead, the word came quickly — he’ll be the manager next year.
Panthers quarterback Cam Newton never expected he’d still be dealing with pain in his left ankle more than six months after surgery.