Wednesday, September 26, 2018

Tyler O’Neill and rookie relief pitchers lift Cards over Rockies

By STEVE  OVERBEY,  Associated Press ST. LOUIS (AP) — Mike Shildt got a glimpse of the St. Louis Cardinals’ future Wednesday night. The interim manager was plenty...

Kasey Kahne retiring after 15 Cup seasons

CONCORD, N.C. (AP) — Kasey Kahne announced Thursday that he will retire from full-time racing in NASCAR and plans to focus on the sprint...

Brad Keselowski’s winning streak pumps life into NASCAR playoffs

By JENNA FRYER AP Auto Racing Writer CHARLOTTE, N.C. (AP) — A snoozer of a NASCAR season got a huge jolt of energy right before the...

Giants beat D-backs to get back to .500

By JOSH DUBOW AP Sports Writer SAN FRANCISCO (AP) — Madison Bumgarner will be coming back to a team in the thick of the NL West...

Mexico pulls a surprise at World Cup

Defending champion Germany is defeated in first-round game 1-0 By JAMES ELLINGWORTH AP Sports Writer MOSCOW (AP) — Defending World Cup champions have been finding it hard...

Michigan State president resigns in wake of Nassar scandal

By LARRY LAGE AP Sports Writer EAST LANSING, Mich. (AP) — Michigan State President Lou Anna Simon submitted her resignation Wednesday amid an outcry over the...

Eagles clinch top seed, but Foles has tough time against Raiders

By ROB MAADDI AP Pro Football Writer PHILADELPHIA (AP) — Nick Foles has three weeks to get in sync with his receivers. Making his second start since...

NBA looks for playoffs not marred by more player-ref strife

By TIM REYNOLDS AP Basketball Writer MIAMI (AP) — By rule, any substitute checking into an NBA game must first report his intentions to the scorer’s...

Kelly wants Wimbush, receivers to improve

By JOHN FINERAN Associated Press SOUTH BEND, Ind. (AP) — Two games into the season, Notre Dame coach Brian Kelly considers junior quarterback Brandon Wimbush a...

PNC Bank ups backing with Ganassi for Scott Dixon’s car

By JENNA FRYER AP Auto Racing Writer Chip Ganassi needed a sponsor for his star IndyCar driver and refused to compromise the value of Scott Dixon...