Colts dropping ball as losses mount

By MICHAEL MAROT AP Sports Writer INDIANAPOLIS (AP) — Colts coach Frank Reich doesn’t need to spend much time dissecting game tapes to figure out what’s...

Brewers blank Dodgers, take 2-1 NLCS lead

By BETH HARRIS AP Sports Writer LOS ANGELES (AP) — A veteran starter, an intimidating bullpen and a twice-demoted shortstop who is suddenly flashing power helped...

Late FG by Crosby lifts Packers over 49ers

By GENARO C. ARMAS AP Sports Writer GREEN BAY, Wis. (AP) — A pick, a penalty and a game-winning kick. Quite a final minute for the...

Will the NBA Finals be Warriors-Celtics?

By BRIAN MAHONEY AP Basketball Writer Opening night last year delivered a good forecast of how the NBA season would turn out. Cleveland edged Boston in the...

Venezuelan fans endure sacrifices to ’Play Ball’

By JOSHUA GOODMAN Associated Press CARACAS, Venezuela (AP) — For 10 years, ever since they bonded over baseball at work, Franlet Bencomo and Elbert Albarran haven’t...

Pacers keep key piece in place by giving Myles Turner a new deal

INDIANAPOLIS (AP) — The Indiana Pacers have signed 22-year-old Myles Turner to a contract extension. Team officials made the announcement Monday but declined to provide...

Cavs sign Nance Jr. to 4-year extension

By TOM WITHERS AP Sports Writer CLEVELAND (AP) — Larry Nance Jr. looked out at the crowd gathered in the gym and knew he made the...

Price, Red Sox bounce back, beat Astros 7-5, tie ALCS 1-1

By JIMMY GOLEN AP Sports Writer BOSTON (AP) — David Price was good enough, the Red Sox bullpen was even better, and Jackie Bradley Jr. delivered...

Jets’ Myers kicks 7 FGs in victory over Colts

By DENNIS WASZAK Jr. AP Pro Football Writer EAST RUTHERFORD, N.J. (AP) — The New York Jets pulled off the type of victory that even Broadway...

Almirola advances in NASCAR playoffs with Talladega win

By JENNA FRYER AP Auto Racing Writer TALLADEGA, Ala. (AP) — Tony Stewart hired Aric Almirola because he believed the journeyman would win races for Stewart-Haas...