Gould's field goal lifts Bears over Redskins
Robbie Gould kicked the game-winning field goal from 57 yards out with 36 seconds left as the Chicago Bears edged the Washington Redskins, 33-31, in preseason action at Solider Field.Jay Cutler threw for 122 yards on 7-of-13 passing and backup signal-caller Jason Campbell tallied 141 yards on
Giants edge Padres
Joaquin Arias stroked a solo home run among his three hits and knocked in three as the San Francisco Giants beat the San Diego Padres, 8-7, in the second installment of a three-game series Saturday at Petco Park.
Cardinals OT Brown tears triceps
Arizona Cardinals offensive lineman Levi Brown suffered a torn right triceps during Friday's preseason matchup with the Oakland Raiders.Brown left the game in the second quarter and after an MRI on Saturday, coach Ken Whisenhunt announced the left tackle will have surgery in the next couple of
As many as 31, including minister, killed in Sudan plane crash
Plane carrying Sudanese government officials has crashed in the country's south, killing the minister of endowment and several other people on board.
Salgado retains IBF super featherweight title
Juan Carlos Salgado earned a unanimous decision over Jonathan Barros in their super featherweight title fight Saturday at Gimnasio Hidalgo.The three judges scored the fight 115-112, 116-111, and 116-111 in favor of Salgado (26-1-1), who earned his third consecutive title defense
Jaso lifts M's past Twins
John Jaso knocked in the game-winning run with a pinch-hit sacrifice fly in the bottom of the ninth inning and the Seattle Mariners snuck past the Minnesota Twins, 3-2, in the middle test of a three-game series at Safeco Field.Facing Tyler Robertson (1-1), Michael Saunders began the inning with a
Sparks weather Storm
Kristi Toliver scored a game-high 22 points and handed out five assists as the Los Angeles Sparks opened the post-Olympic portion of their schedule with an 82-71 win over the Seattle Storm on Saturday.Nneka Ogwumike posted 17 points and pulled down 10 rebounds and Alana Beard scored 18 points for
Photo Gallery: Celebrating Eid al-Fitr, the end of Ramadan, around the world
Muslims around the world on Saturday started celebrating the Eid al-Fitr, the feast that marks the end of the month of Ramadan this weekend.
Rays rally from 8-run hole, top Angels
Carlos Pena's pinch-hit, two-run home run in the eighth inning was the difference as the Tampa Bay Rays rallied from an eight-run deficit to take a 10-8 decision over the Los Angeles Angels of Anaheim in the third part of a four-game series.Evan Longoria also hit a two-run homer, while Ben Zobrist
Twins can't get runners home in 3-2 loss to Mariners
The Twins missed their chance in the ninth, then watched the Seattle Mariners turn theirs into the winning run.