Cards lose top 2 picks, must pay Astros $2M

By RONALD BLUM AP Baseball Writer NEW YORK (AP) — The St. Louis Cardinals were stripped of their top two picks in this year’s amateur draft...

Brett Favre headlines 2016 Hall of Fame class

By ARNIE STAPLETON AP Pro Football Writer GREEN BAY, Wis. (AP) — Brett Favre was equal parts desperado and virtuoso during his 20-year NFL career that...

Nats’ Strasburg suffers his first loss

By STEPHEN WHYNO AP Sports Writer WASHINGTON (AP) — A hot streak and a home run earlier in the afternoon earned Justin Turner the green light...

All eyes will be on 1-eyed colt named Patch at Derby

By MIKE FARRELL Associated Press LOUISVILLE, Ky. (AP) — His name is Patch, a horse with one eye, and he’ll be running in the Kentucky Derby....

IndyCar’s Josef Newgarden joining Team Penske

By JENNA FRYER AP Auto Racing Writer MOORESVILLE, N.C. (AP) — Roger Penske went 1-2-3 in the IndyCar standings this year. He figured he could have...

Cabrera, Frazier homer as White Sox beat Mariners

By TIM BOOTH AP Sports Writer SEATTLE (AP) — Melky Cabrera’s home run gave Chicago the lead. Todd Frazier’s shot in the ninth gave the White...

Colts trample Jets 41-10

Andrew Luck throws for 4 TDs, three to Dwayne Allen By BARRY WILNER AP Pro Football Writer EAST RUTHERFORD, N.J. (AP) — Boys just want to have...

Brady’s ‘Deflategate’ appeal rejected by federal court panel

By LARRY NEUMEISTER Associated Press NEW YORK (AP) — A federal appeals court has rejected Tom Brady’s attempt to get a new hearing on his “Deflategate”...

Cards lose top 2 picks, must pay Astros $2M

By RONALD BLUM AP Baseball Writer NEW YORK (AP) — The St. Louis Cardinals were stripped of their top two picks in this year’s amateur draft...

Swanigan’s double-double paces Purdue over Norfolk St.

By JEFF WASHBURN  Associated Press WEST LAFAYETTE, Ind. (AP) — It’s probably Purdue sophomore forward Caleb Swanigan’s final college season, but for now, Boilermakers coach Matt...