AP - ap.online.headlines.sports http://www.comcast.net?cid=rssfeed&attr=article_ AP - ap.online.headlines.sports News Mon, 28 Jul 2014 05:45:15 -0400 The Big Hurt and Joe Torre headline HOF class Sun, 27 Jul 2014 20:31:11 -0400 http://www.comcast.net/news/articles/sports/2014/07/27/BBO--Hall.of.Fame/?cid=rssfeed&attr=article_news_sports_BBO--Hall.of.Fame c9d8ec1afb93944a:-ec04479:1476e422b3d:-7385 COOPERSTOWN, N.Y. (AP) — Frank Thomas choked back tears, Joe Torre apologized for leaving people out of his speech and Tony La Russa said he felt uneasy. It's 'Jeff Gordon Day' at Indy for record 5th time Sun, 27 Jul 2014 18:57:02 -0400 http://www.comcast.net/news/articles/sports/2014/07/27/CAR--NASCAR-Brickyard/?cid=rssfeed&attr=article_news_sports_CAR--NASCAR-Brickyard c9d8ec1afb93944a:-ec04479:1476e422b3d:-744c INDIANAPOLIS (AP) — With a tinge of gray hair at his temples, his hat on backward and his two young children by his side, Jeff Gordon celebrated as if he was 23 years old again. Panthers' Hardy: 'I hate I've distracted my team' Sun, 27 Jul 2014 14:39:20 -0400 http://www.comcast.net/news/articles/sports/2014/07/27/FBN-Panthers-Hardy/?cid=rssfeed&attr=article_news_sports_FBN-Panthers-Hardy c9d8ec1afb93944a:-ec04479:1476e422b3d:-74f1 SPARTANBURG, S.C. (AP) — Convicted Pro Bowl defensive end Greg Hardy said he wants to remain with the Carolina Panthers beyond this season. Byron Scott says he will be LA Lakers' new coach Sun, 27 Jul 2014 20:30:48 -0400 http://www.comcast.net/sports/articles/general/2014/07/27/BKN-Lakers-Scott/?cid=rssfeed&attr=article_sports_general_BKN-Lakers-Scott c9d8ec1afb93944a:-ec04479:1476e422b3d:-7490 LOS ANGELES (AP) — The Los Angeles Lakers have waited nearly three months to hire a new coach, and they're apparently making Byron Scott wait a few more days. LeBron deep-sixes number; will be No. 23 with Cavs Sun, 27 Jul 2014 13:43:15 -0400 http://www.comcast.net/sports/articles/general/2014/07/27/BKN--Cavaliers-LeBron_s.Number/?cid=rssfeed&attr=article_sports_general_BKN--Cavaliers-LeBron_s.Number c9d8ec1afb93944a:-ec04479:1476e422b3d:-74f0 LeBron James will go back to wearing jersey No. 23 in his return to Cleveland. First-place Dodgers complete sweep of Giants Mon, 28 Jul 2014 00:27:07 -0400 http://www.comcast.net/sports/articles/general/2014/07/28/BBN-Dodgers-Giants/?cid=rssfeed&attr=article_sports_general_BBN-Dodgers-Giants c9d8ec1afb93944a:-ec04479:1476e422b3d:-7288 SAN FRANCISCO (AP) — Manager Don Mattingly hardly considers a late-July sweep in San Francisco a turning point to put his Dodgers in the driver's seat atop the NL West. Italy's Vincenzo Nibali wins Tour de France Sun, 27 Jul 2014 17:25:34 -0400 http://www.comcast.net/sports/articles/general/2014/07/27/CYC--Tour.de.France/?cid=rssfeed&attr=article_sports_general_CYC--Tour.de.France c9d8ec1afb93944a:-ec04479:1476e422b3d:-756c PARIS (AP) — Vincenzo Nibali put his lungs and legs to work one last time, marching up to the winner's podium of the Tour de France and sighing deeply before the Italian anthem echoed over the Champs-Elysees. Relief roles a matter of routine Mon, 28 Jul 2014 03:28:38 -0400 http://www.comcast.net/sports/articles/general/2014/07/28/BBO-This-Week-In-Baseball/?cid=rssfeed&attr=article_sports_general_BBO-This-Week-In-Baseball c9d8ec1afb93944a:-ec04479:1476e422b3d:-7208 When Detroit reliever Willie Hernandez won the MVP in 1984, he pitched in 80 games. Only 33 of those appearances were save opportunities. Tim Clark rallies to win Canadian Open Sun, 27 Jul 2014 20:35:47 -0400 http://www.comcast.net/news/articles/sports/2014/07/27/GLF-Canadian-Open/?cid=rssfeed&attr=article_news_sports_GLF-Canadian-Open c9d8ec1afb93944a:-ec04479:1476e422b3d:-7460 MONTREAL (AP) — Tim Clark rallied to win the Canadian Open on Sunday, birdieing five of the last eight holes for a one-stroke victory over Jim Furyk. Korean Air chief in line to lead Pyeongchang Games Mon, 28 Jul 2014 05:39:16 -0400 http://www.comcast.net/news/articles/sports/2014/07/28/OLY--Pyeongchang.2018-New.Chairman/?cid=rssfeed&attr=article_news_sports_OLY--Pyeongchang.2018-New.Chairman c9d8ec1afb93944a:-ec04479:1476e422b3d:-71b6 SEOUL, South Korea (AP) — The South Korean businessman who led Pyeongchang's successful bid for the Winter Olympics is set to return as head of the organizing committee for the 2018 Games. Lost Red Sox title ring returned by Yankees fan Mon, 28 Jul 2014 01:39:20 -0400 http://www.comcast.net/news/articles/sports/2014/07/27/BBA-Red-Sox-Tale-of-the-Ring/?cid=rssfeed&attr=article_news_sports_BBA-Red-Sox-Tale-of-the-Ring c9d8ec1afb93944a:-ec04479:1476e422b3d:-73db NEW YORK (AP) — A lost Red Sox World Series ring is back on the finger of its owner, thanks to a nifty pickup by an ardent New York Yankees fan. Spain sweeps to victory in International Crown Sun, 27 Jul 2014 18:27:18 -0400 http://www.comcast.net/news/articles/sports/2014/07/27/GLF-LPGA-International-Crown/?cid=rssfeed&attr=article_news_sports_GLF-LPGA-International-Crown c9d8ec1afb93944a:-ec04479:1476e422b3d:-7402 OWINGS MILLS, Md. (AP) — Their bond goes far beyond their designation as teammates, and as a whole they are far more than merely a quartet of players thrown together to represent Spain. Santana hits 2 more HRs, Indians stop Royals Sun, 27 Jul 2014 18:47:30 -0400 http://www.comcast.net/news/articles/sports/2014/07/27/BBA--Indians-Royals/?cid=rssfeed&attr=article_news_sports_BBA--Indians-Royals c9d8ec1afb93944a:-ec04479:1476e422b3d:-73b4 KANSAS CITY, Mo. (AP) — Hall of Famers Reggie Jackson and Jim Rice didn't do it. Neither did Mark McGwire, Albert Pujols, Jim Thome, Barry Bonds nor any other opposing slugger who played at Kansas City. Carl Edwards leaving Roush at end of 2014 season Sun, 27 Jul 2014 13:27:48 -0400 http://www.comcast.net/news/articles/sports/2014/07/27/CAR-NASCAR-Roush-Edwards-Out/?cid=rssfeed&attr=article_news_sports_CAR-NASCAR-Roush-Edwards-Out c9d8ec1afb93944a:-ec04479:1476e422b3d:-757f INDIANAPOLIS (AP) — Carl Edwards' 11-year run with Roush-Fenway Racing will end after this NASCAR season. Rays beat Red Sox 3-0 for 9th straight win Sun, 27 Jul 2014 00:02:29 -0400 http://www.comcast.net/news/articles/sports/2014/07/27/BBA--Red.Sox-Rays/?cid=rssfeed&attr=article_news_sports_BBA--Red.Sox-Rays c9d8ec1afb93944a:-ec04479:1476e422b3d:-764a ST. PETERSBURG, Fla. (AP) — The resurgent Tampa Bay Rays are on their best run in a decade. AP PHOTOS: Vincenzo Nibali wins Tour de France Sun, 27 Jul 2014 16:42:44 -0400 http://www.comcast.net/sports/articles/general/2014/07/27/CYC-Tour-de-France-Photo-Gallery/?cid=rssfeed&attr=article_sports_general_CYC-Tour-de-France-Photo-Gallery c9d8ec1afb93944a:-ec04479:1476e422b3d:-7439 Vincenzo Nibali, a 29-year-old Sicilian who calls himself "a flag-bearer of anti-doping," won the Tour de France on Sunday, the first Italian to do so in 16 years. Baseball HOF cuts election eligibility to 10 years Sat, 26 Jul 2014 12:13:37 -0400 http://www.comcast.net/sports/articles/general/2014/07/26/BBO-Hall-of-Fame-Changes/?cid=rssfeed&attr=article_sports_general_BBO-Hall-of-Fame-Changes c9d8ec1afb93944a:-ec04479:1476e422b3d:-7977 COOPERSTOWN, N.Y. (AP) — Barry Bonds, Roger Clemens, Sammy Sosa and Mark McGwire will have less time to remain eligible for the Hall of Fame ballot under changes made Saturday. Tulowitzki's name bungled in giveaway gaffe Sat, 26 Jul 2014 21:29:32 -0400 http://www.comcast.net/news/articles/sports/2014/07/27/BBN-Rockies-Tulowitzki-Giveaway-Gaffe/?cid=rssfeed&attr=article_news_sports_BBN-Rockies-Tulowitzki-Giveaway-Gaffe c9d8ec1afb93944a:-ec04479:1476e422b3d:-76f1 DENVER (AP) — Troy Tulowitzki has a tough name to spell, even at his own ballpark. Kershaw throws 2-hitter as Dodgers beat Giants 5-0 Sun, 27 Jul 2014 01:14:31 -0400 http://www.comcast.net/sports/articles/general/2014/07/27/BBN-Dodgers-Giants/?cid=rssfeed&attr=article_sports_general_BBN-Dodgers-Giants c9d8ec1afb93944a:-ec04479:1476e422b3d:-7639 SAN FRANCISCO (AP) — Clayton Kershaw continued to spoil his manager with another brilliant performance. Roethlisberger OK with choice to wait on new deal Sat, 26 Jul 2014 20:04:00 -0400 http://www.comcast.net/sports/articles/general/2014/07/27/FBN-Steelers-Roethlisberger/?cid=rssfeed&attr=article_sports_general_FBN-Steelers-Roethlisberger c9d8ec1afb93944a:-ec04479:1476e422b3d:-772d PITTSBURGH (AP) — There are days when Ben Roethlisberger can feel every single hit he's absorbed during a decade as one of the NFL's most fearless quarterbacks.