Sports: Professional

Jul. 15, 2014 @ 01:01 AM

Cespedes wins again, beating Frazier in HR derby

Yoenis Cespedes knew how to pace himself in this rain-delayed home run derby, drawn out further by a new format.


Jul. 14, 2014 @ 07:57 PM

More than 26 million watch World Cup final in US

Even without the home team involved, the World Cup final between Germany and Argentina set a television viewership record in the United States, capping a tournament that exceeded expectations for interest on both ESPN and Univision.


Jul. 14, 2014 @ 07:52 PM

Hernandez vs Wainwright in All-Star game

Seattle's Felix Hernandez will start Tuesday night's All-Star game for the American League and Adam Wainwright of the St. Louis Cardinals will open for the National League.


Jul. 14, 2014 @ 07:48 PM

Team USA chooses 19 players for men's basketball roster

Coach Mike Krzyzewski hopes Derrick Rose's NBA comeback begins in a USA uniform.


Jul. 14, 2014 @ 07:43 PM

72-year-old driver causes crash, raises questions

It's been almost two decades since Morgan Shepherd last ran a full Sprint Cup season, and his last national series victory was in 1993.


Jul. 14, 2014 @ 03:23 AM

Keselowski dominates in New Hampshire victory

Brad Keselowski hopped out of his car and grabbed an oversized broom to give a playful sweep of all the confetti already collected around his Ford.


Jul. 14, 2014 @ 01:46 AM

Rose wins Scottish Open for back-to-back titles

After capturing his first major title at last year's U.S. Open, Justin Rose took nearly 13 months to return to the winner's circle.


Jul. 14, 2014 @ 03:23 AM

Anthony, a 'Knick at heart,' stays in New York

Carmelo Anthony wanted to be a Knick a few years ago, and nothing has changed now.


Jul. 13, 2014 @ 06:33 PM

Goetze scores late to give Germany the World Cup

With two quick touches, Mario Goetze ended Germany's 24-year wait for another World Cup title.


Jul. 13, 2014 @ 02:10 PM

AP Source: Hornets agree to deal with Williams

After losing out on Gordon Hayward, the Charlotte Hornets landed one of his former teammates with the Utah Jazz.