RECENT SPORTS NEWS

  • Saban: No. 2 Alabama's QB competition continues

    September 1, 2014

    TUSCALOOSA, Ala. (AP) - The Alabama quarterback competition continues, even though the opener was all Blake Sims.

  • Mariners put INF-DH Montero on suspended list

    September 1, 2014

    OAKLAND, Calif. (AP) - The Seattle Mariners have put first baseman-designated hitter Jesus Montero on the suspended list.

  • Idaho, Florida still working on suspended game

    September 1, 2014

    GAINESVILLE, Fla. (AP) - Florida expects to know what will happen with its postponed season opener in the next two days.

  • Phils' Hamels pulled with no-hitter thru 6 innings

    September 1, 2014

    ATLANTA (AP) - Cole Hamels of the Philadelphia Phillies has been pulled after pitching six innings of no-hit ball against Atlanta, and reliever Jake Diekman threw a hitless seventh.

  • Diamondbacks reinstate Hudson, Ross

    September 1, 2014

    PHOENIX (AP) - The Arizona Diamondbacks have reinstated Daniel Hudson from the disabled list, and the right-hander will likely work in relief in his return from two Tommy John operations.

  • Rwanda disqualification from African Cup upheld

    September 1, 2014

    CAIRO (AP) - African soccer's governing body has upheld a decision to oust Rwanda from African Cup qualifying for using a player with different names and passports for club and international games.

  • McGinley prepares to announce Ryder Cup wild cards

    September 1, 2014

    When three of Europe's biggest names failed to automatically qualify for the Ryder Cup team, the equation appeared simple for captain Paul McGinley as he prepared to select his three wild cards.

  • AP source: Chiefs' Alex Smith agrees to extension

    September 1, 2014

    KANSAS CITY, Mo. (AP) - When he was traded to the Kansas City Chiefs last offseason, quarterback Alex Smith professed his admiration for coach Andy Reid and his excitement at playing for the storied franchise.

  • Ex-Premier League player charged in fixing probe

    September 1, 2014

    LONDON (AP) - A former Premier League footballer has been charged with conspiracy to commit bribery as part of an ongoing investigation into the fixing of lower-league football matches in England.

  • Talented sluggers could decide playoff races

    September 1, 2014

    CHICAGO (AP) - Two sluggers with lingering questions. A catcher returning from injury. A pitcher headed for a big payday, and baseball's most famous panda.