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  • MLB: Stanton beats Frazier in Home Run Derby

    SAN DIEGO – Giancarlo Stanton wore out Petco Park with a record display of power in the All-Star Home Run Derby on Monday night, peppering every landm ...
    July 11, 2016 - 11:14 pm
  • Montgomerie welcomes world to family home at Troon

    TROON, Scotland – Colin Montgomerie will set his alarm for 4:30 a.m. on Thursday, make the short trip in the dark to Royal Troon after the earliest br ...
    July 11, 2016 - 11:09 pm
  • NFL: Time to see what Jeffery is made of

    The stage is set for Alshon Jeffery. Sixteen games, $14.6 million and the next 5-plus months to prove where he should be categorized among NFL receive ...
    July 11, 2016 - 10:35 pm
  • NBA: 5-time NBA champion Tim Duncan retires after 19 seasons

    Tim Duncan spent nearly 2 decades as the quiet storm in the middle of the San Antonio Spurs franchise, putting the team on his broad shoulders and car ...
    July 11, 2016 - 10:35 pm
  • SportShorts for Tuesday, July 12, 2016

    Jeremiah Tilmon, a 6-foot-10, 235-pound former East St. Louis High center, announced on his Twitter account Monday that he had made a verbal commitmen ...
    July 11, 2016 - 10:34 pm
  • Timber Creek claims first title since 1970

    SHABBONA – Dixon’s Timber Creek Golf Club owns of the longest string of consecutive appearances at the Women’s Lincoln Highway Tournament – it's never ...
    July 12, 2016 - 9:52 am
  • More interest leads to more competitiveness, victory

    The year was 1970. Marie Krahenbuhl’s +20 was good for runner-up honors, and led Dixon Country Club to the 38th Women’s Lincoln Highway Tournament cha ...
    July 11, 2016 - 12:29 am
  • Williams ties Graf with 22nd Grand Slam title

    LONDON – Serena Williams insisted she was not focused on No. 22. Said she wouldn't discuss it. Kept coming close without quite getting it. Now she ...
    July 11, 2016 - 12:26 am
  • Murray gives Great Britain second title in 4 years

    LONDON – Andy Murray's first Wimbledon championship was for his country. This one was for Andy Murray. Dulling big serves with quick-reflex returns, ...
    July 11, 2016 - 12:24 am
  • American wins USGA’s major after another delayed penalty call

    SAN MARTIN, Calif. – Just when it seemed as if the U.S. Women's Open would come down to the final hole of the three-hole playoff, a rules violation ch ...
    July 11, 2016 - 12:23 am
  • Keselowski wins at Kentucky despite running out of gas

    SPARTA, Ky. – Brad Keselowski’s calm demeanor was never more evident than his cool response to a tense moment.
    July 11, 2016 - 12:22 am
  • Cubs snap skid, avoid sweep

    Kris Bryant’s RBI single in the eighth inning lifted the Chicago Cubs to a 6-5 victory over the Pittsburgh Pirates on Sunday.
    July 11, 2016 - 12:19 am
  • Ed Carpenter driver wins after finishing second last 2 years

    NEWTON, Iowa – Josef Newgarden had made a habit out of finishing second at Iowa Speedway.He finally ...
    July 11, 2016 - 12:20 am
  • Eder’s goal in extra time beats host France to win Euro title

    SAINT-DENIS, France – Portugal overcame the loss of injured captain Cristiano Ronaldo to beat France 1-0 in the European Championship final on Sunday, ...
    July 11, 2016 - 12:19 am
  • SportShorts for Monday, July 11, 2016

    MLBRed Sox send closer Kimbrel to DLThe Boston Red Sox have placed closer Craig Kimbrel on the 15-da ...
    July 11, 2016 - 12:15 am
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