RECENT SPORTS NEWS

  • Dodgers sit frustrated Puig vs Padres' Cashner

    August 29, 2014

    SAN DIEGO (AP) - Yasiel Puig of the Los Angeles Dodgers is out of the starting lineup because manager Don Mattingly says the outfielder seems frustrated.

  • Yankees ace Tanaka sent home with general soreness

    August 29, 2014

    TORONTO (AP) - Injured Yankees ace Masahiro Tanaka is being sent back to New York because of general soreness in his right arm, a setback in his bid to rejoin the rotation this season.

  • Tony Stewart back at the track, looking to heal

    August 29, 2014

    HAMPTON, Ga. (AP) - Tony Stewart took his seat on the podium - unshaven, his eyes glassy - and unfolded a sheet of paper. His voice quivered as he read, pausing to maintain his composure as he described the death of a driver he hit as ''one of the toughest tragedies I've ever had to deal with.''

  • Texas Tech extends Kingsbury through 2020

    August 29, 2014

    LUBBOCK, Texas (AP) - Texas Tech has extended football coach Kliff Kingsbury's contract for three seasons through 2020.

  • Cardinals activate Molina from DL

    August 29, 2014

    ST. LOUIS (AP) - Yadier Molina came back ahead of schedule. The St. Louis Cardinals were not surprised one bit.

  • QB Palmer, P Moorman among 10 players cut by Bills

    August 29, 2014

    ORCHARD PARK, N.Y. (AP) - Veteran punter Brian Moorman is out for a second time in Buffalo. And backup quarterback Jordan Palmer's stint with the Bills barely lasted four days.

  • Rangers place Adduci on concussion list

    August 29, 2014

    HOUSTON (AP) - The Texas Rangers have placed first baseman/outfielder Jim Adduci on the seven-day concussion list and purchased the contract of infielder/outfielder Ryan Rua from Triple-A Round Rock.

  • Change of plea hearing set for Colts owner Irsay

    August 29, 2014

    NOBLESVILLE, Ind. (AP) - A change of plea hearing has been set for Tuesday for Indianapolis Colts owner Jim Irsay, who faces drug-related charges following a March traffic stop.

  • Utah State's Keeton ready for primetime

    August 29, 2014

    Utah State quarterback Chuckie Keeton says he won't be too overwhelmed on Sunday when the Aggies visit Tennessee at Neyland Stadium. He's already been there.

  • Missouri set for opener against South Dakota State

    August 29, 2014

    COLUMBIA, Mo. (AP) - Braylon Webb has made 30 starts for Missouri, the most by any current Southeastern Conference safety. He still expects to have the ''jitters'' in the Tigers' opener against an overmatched Football Championship Subdivision opponent.