RECENT SPORTS NEWS

  • Darrell Wallace Jr. wins Mudsummer Classic

    July 23, 2014

    ROSSBURG, Ohio (AP) - Darrell Wallace Jr. won the Mudsummer Classic on Wednesday night on the dirt at Eldora Speedway for his second Camping World Truck Series victory of the year.

  • Utah State's Keeton getting Heisman hype

    July 23, 2014

    LAS VEGAS (AP) - Utah State quarterback Chuckie Keeton got his junior season off to a superb start, only to have it derailed by a knee injury in Game 6.

  • Eovaldi struggles early, Marlins lose

    July 23, 2014

    ATLANTA (AP) - Nathan Eovaldi had dominated the Atlanta Braves in his last seven starts against them.

  • Lil Bit O'Fun wins Wickerr Stakes at Del Mar

    July 23, 2014

    DEL MAR, Calif. (AP) - Lil Bit O'Fun rallied from far back to win the $95,500 Wickerr Stakes by 2 1/2 lengths at Del Mar on Wednesday.

  • Williams wins 100 meters at world juniors

    July 23, 2014

    EUGENE, Ore. (AP) - Incoming Florida State freshman Kendal Williams won the 100 meters at the IAAF world junior championships at Oregon's Hayward Field on Wednesday night, besting fellow American Trayvon Bromell.

  • Man United buries Galaxy 7-0 in Van Gaal's debut

    July 24, 2014

    PASADENA, Calif. (AP) - Manchester United made an impressive debut under coach Louis van Gaal on Wednesday night, with Wayne Rooney scoring twice late in the first half of a 7-0 victory over the LA Galaxy.

  • Baseball Capsules

    July 24, 2014

    SEATTLE (AP) - Bartolo Colon came within seven outs of a perfect game, giving up a single to Robinson Cano with two outs in the seventh inning, and the New York Mets held off a late rally to beat the Seattle Mariners 3-2 on Wednesday.

  • Rookie MLB Kennard making early impact

    July 24, 2014

    EAST RUTHERFORD, N.J. (AP) - Jon Beason turned around the New York Giants' defense last season. Jameel McClain was signed as a free agent in March.

  • Blatter, Emir of Qatar meet for labor rights talks

    July 24, 2014

    DOHA, Qatar (AP) - FIFA President Sepp Blatter has met with the Emir of Qatar to discuss improving migrant workers' rights in the 2022 World Cup host nation.

  • 7 tied for early lead at Russian Open

    July 24, 2014

    MOSCOW (AP) - Sweden's Rikard Karlberg is among seven players tied for the lead with five under par 67s midway through the opening round of the Russian Open in Moscow.