Saturday, July 25, 2015
St. Louis' John Lackey pitched seven strong innings after a shaky beginning to guide the Cardinals to a 4-3 win against Kansas City in Thursday's clash of neighboring rivals and the top teams from the National and American Leagues.
Josep Gombau has quit as Adelaide United's head coach and been replaced by fellow Spaniard Guillermo Amor, the A-League club said on Friday.
Still recovering from a shock semifinal loss to Jamaica, the United States seeks redemption against Panama in Saturday's Gold Cup third-place consolation match with an eye on key upcoming contests.
FIFA sponsor Visa Inc. called Thursday for an independent commission to be formed to clean up world soccer's scandal-ridden governing body.
Former FIFA Vice President Chung Mong-joon plans to officially announce his candidacy for president of soccer's world governing body during a visit to Europe next month.
Emiliano Grillo, who began the week not knowing if he would even be able to get into the country, fired an eight-under 64 for a one-shot lead after the first round of the Canadian Open.
A lineup change by Italy forced the United States to make adjustments Thursday night that should help them through the remainder of the FIVB World Grand Prix Finals.
Toronto Mayor John Tory says Canada's largest city will make a decision "very quickly" whether to bid for the 2024 Olympics.
Chris Froome says he is happy to put up with all the doping suspicions he's faced at the Tour de France because wearing the yellow jersey makes it worthwhile.
For eight years, Cuban boxer Namibia Flores has leaned in with a clenched jaw and raised guard to throw punches against all male training partners.