RECENT SPORTS NEWS

  • NL Capsules

    April 16, 2014

    CINCINNATI (AP) - Johnny Cueto pitched his third career shutout against the team that beat him in the playoffs, and Joey Votto hit a two-run homer that led the Cincinnati Reds over the Pittsburgh Pirates 4-0 Wednesday for their first winning series this season.

  • Esposito, Cooke top Senior PGA Pro

    April 16, 2014

    PORT ST. LUCIE, Fla. (AP) - Frank Esposito Jr. shot a 3-under 69 on Wednesday for a share of the second-round lead with Stan Cooke in the Senior PGA Professional National Championship.

  • Yankees unveil plaque for Nelson Mandela

    April 16, 2014

    NEW YORK (AP) - The New York Yankees honored Nelson Mandela on Wednesday night during their rain-delayed celebration of the legacy of Jackie Robinson, another icon of social change.

  • Hopes high Negro League stadium will make comeback

    April 16, 2014

    PATERSON, N.J. (AP) - The light touch of a paint roller is enough to dislodge a chunk of plaster from the crumbling walls of Hinchliffe Stadium.

  • Woodson still believes he's right coach for Knicks

    April 16, 2014

    NEW YORK (AP) - Mike Woodson won't lobby to keep his job with the New York Knicks. He believes he's already proven he deserves it.

  • Winnipeg signs coach Paul Maurice to 4-year deal

    April 16, 2014

    WINNIPEG, Manitoba (AP) - Coach Paul Maurice has been given a four-year extension by the Winnipeg Jets.

  • Replay review of Werth HR takes only 22 seconds

    April 16, 2014

    MIAMI (AP) - A replay review of a Jayson Werth home run in the Washington Nationals' game at Miami took only 22 seconds Wednesday.

  • Sidney Rice agrees to terms with Seahawks

    April 16, 2014

    RENTON, Wash. (AP) - The Seattle Seahawks and wide receiver Sidney Rice have agreed to terms on a deal.

  • Napoli sits as Pedroia returns to Red Sox lineup

    April 16, 2014

    CHICAGO (AP) - While Dustin Pedroia returned to Boston's starting lineup, Mike Napoli dropped out.

  • Boesch called up by Angels, Calhoun on DL

    April 16, 2014

    ANAHEIM, Calif. (AP) - The Los Angeles Angels have placed outfielder Kole Calhoun on the 15-day disabled list Wednesday because of a sprained ligament in his right ankle and selected outfielder Brennan Boesch to the major league roster.