Sports: Professional

Sep. 26, 2014 @ 01:13 PM

Jeter's farewell in Yankee Stadium memorable

Derek Jeter capped his Yankee Stadium farewell with a game-winning single in the bottom of the ninth inning, the latest — and perhaps last — storybook moment of his charmed and illustrious career, to give New York a 6-5 victory Thursday night over the Baltimore Orioles.

Sep. 26, 2014 @ 01:18 PM

Stewart may be done with sprint cars

In the wake of the death of Kevin Ward Jr., Tony Stewart is unsure if he will ever race a sprint car again.

Sep. 26, 2014 @ 01:53 PM

NFL security leader says video unseen before Sept. 8

The video of Ray Rice punching his fiancee inside a casino elevator was sent to NFL headquarters to the attention of league security chief Jeffrey Miller in April, a law enforcement official says.

Sep. 26, 2014 @ 01:01 PM

Redskins hammed by New York, 45-14

The New York Giants caught 32 passes. Twenty-eight were thrown by Eli Manning, and four came from the arm of Kirk Cousins.

Sep. 26, 2014 @ 11:42 AM

Ryder Cup's three days of drama begin Friday

Right when the Ryder Cup was dragging through the doldrums of interviews where captains and players try to say all the right things, along came Phil Mickelson with one of his playful digs that gave the media something more than Sir Alex Ferguson to talk about.

Sep. 25, 2014 @ 10:52 AM

Dodgers thump Giants, clinch NL West

The post-game party was in full swing shortly after the Los Angeles Dodgers won the NL West title with a 9-1 victory over the second-place San Francisco Giants on Wednesday night.

Sep. 25, 2014 @ 10:45 AM

Stewart cleared; killed driver was under influence of marijuana

Kevin Ward was under the influence of marijuana the night when he climbed from his car and was struck by the race car driven by Tony Stewart. The NASCAR star will not face charges from the district attorney.

Sep. 25, 2014 @ 10:38 AM

Panthers' defense on a mission at Balitmore

Defense tackle Star Lotulelei says the Carolina Panthers' defense will be on a mission Sunday against the Baltimore Ravens.

Sep. 22, 2014 @ 12:48 AM

MLB Roundup: Pirates move closer to playoffs

Vance Worley pitched eight sparkling innings, Russell Martin hit a late RBI single and the Pittsburgh Pirates trapped a runner in the ninth to edge Milwaukee 1-0 Sunday, extending their wild-card lead over the Brewers.

Sep. 22, 2014 @ 12:40 AM

Logano wins at New Hampshire in 2nd Chase race

Raised in Connecticut, Joey Logano always considered New Hampshire his home track, the one where he dreamed of being bathed in confetti in Victory Lane and flocked by family and friends.