IndyCar’s young and restless set for Indy 500 showcase race

By MICHAEL MAROT AP Sports Writer INDIANAPOLIS (AP) — Twenty-three-year-old Zach Veach looks like the perfect guy for IndyCar’s youth movement. He has a solid resume. He...

Simpson completes a big win

PONTE VEDRA BEACH, Fla. (AP) — Starting with the largest Sunday lead ever at The Players Championship was harder than Webb Simpson imagined. Hearing...

Kevin Harvick chasing perfection after fifth NASCAR win in 12 races

By DAVE SKRETTA AP Sports Writer KANSAS CITY, Kan. (AP) — Kevin Harvick had just taken the checkered flag for the fifth time this season, wheeled...

Power play leads Penske to 200th IndyCar series win

INDIANAPOLIS (AP) — Will Power’s timing was impeccable Saturday. He picked the perfect strategy with his red tires. He pressed the push-to-pass button at precisely...

Colts sign top draft pick, 8 others before rookie mini-camp

INDIANAPOLIS (AP) — First-round choice Quenton Nelson is one of nine draft picks who have signed with the Indianapolis Colts. The announcement came Friday, the...

Reds promote Nick Krall to general manager

By JOE KAY AP Sports Writer The Cincinnati Reds have promoted Nick Krall to general manager, giving him more responsibilities as the team tries to emerge...

Red Sox rebound for 5-4 win, Yanks’ 2nd loss in 19 games

By RONALD BLUM AP Baseball Writer NEW YORK (AP) — Alex Cora watched the New York Yankees erase a late deficit for the second straight night,...

Oops! Mets bat out of turn, Reds rally for 2-1 win

By JOE KAY AP Sports Writer CINCINNATI (AP) — First-year manager Mickey Callaway knew something was badly wrong when Wilmer Flores went to the plate for...

The NBA’s Final Four: Cavs, Celtics, Warriors, Rockets

By TIM REYNOLDS AP Basketball Writer The franchise with the most titles. The best player of this generation. The reigning champions. The probable MVP. The NBA has...

France family ‘dedicated’ to NASCAR

By JENNA FRYER AP Auto Racing Writer CHARLOTTE, N.C. (AP) — If NASCAR is for sale, the France family isn’t saying. An attempt to calm...