Wednesday, July 29, 2015
St. Louis' Kolten Wong hit a grand slam, powering the Cardinals to a 4-1 win over Cincinnati on Monday, extending their lead in the National League Central division.
Tibetan activists and others are calling on the International Olympic Committee (IOC) not to award the 2022 Winter Games to Beijing, saying China's human rights record after the 2008 Olympics in the Chinese capital worsened rather than showing a hoped-for improvement.
Mexico's Gold Cup triumph will not be complete without a victory over the United States in an October playoff for a 2017 Confederations Cup berth, Mexico manager Miguel Herrera says.
Jen Welter, a former collegiate rugby player who played 14 seasons of professional gridiron, will make history as the first woman coach in the NFL when she takes up an intern position with the Arizona Cardinals.
The International Olympic Committee (IOC) executive board meetings have begun, setting the stage for Friday's vote to decide which city will host the 2022 Winter Games.
In energy-rich Kazakhstan starry-eyed excitement bumps up against cynical apprehension as residents of the bustling Central Asian hub Almaty prepare to find out on Friday whether their city can edge out Beijing to host the 2022 Winter Olympics.
Researchers say they have been unable to find any definitive links between rugby and long-term physical and psychological health problems in former players.
Tuesday, July 28, 2015
Andres Guardado scored again, with no penalty kick needed this time, and his teammates finally managed some goals, too.
Zack Greinke's shutout streak ended at 45 2/3 innings when the Mets scored the first of two runs against him as New York beat the Los Angeles Dodgers 3-2 Sunday off newcomer Juan Uribe's single off the wall in the 10th.
Many both in the peloton and watching from afar may have groaned when Chris Froome said he intended to ride on for another six to eight years, but not everyone is disappointed.