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Sandoval, Cabrera Turn All-Star Game into NL Romp
KANSAS CITY, Mo. (AP) -- Pablo Sandoval and Melky Cabrera keyed a five-run blitz against Justin Verlander in the first inning Tuesday night, and the National League romped to an 8-0 win over the American League and its third straight All-Star game victory.
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Blues Sign Langenbrunner to 1-year Contract
ST. LOUIS (AP) -- The St. Louis Blues have signed Jamie Langenbrunner to a one-year contract and traded another forward, B.J. Crombeen, to Tampa Bay for future draft picks.
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US Army Pulling out of NASCAR at End of Season
CHARLOTTE, N.C. (AP) -- The U.S. Army will not return to Stewart-Haas Racing next season, citing a reallocation of its marketing budget that does not include a presence in NASCAR.
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Notre Dame, ACC Talk Orange Bowl
SOUTH BEND, Ind. (AP) -- Notre Dame says it has had talks with the Atlantic Coast Conference about the Orange Bowl.
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Players Beating the Heat During Summer Swelter
KANSAS CITY, Mo. (AP) -- The crippling heat wave has finally broken, and just in time for the All-Star game.
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Prince Fielder Wins Home Run Derby for 2nd Time
KANSAS CITY, Mo. (AP) -- Detroit's Prince Fielder became only the second player to win multiple titles in the All-Star Home Run Derby, thrilling the crowd at Kauffman Stadium with eight splash shots into the right-field fountain and beating Toronto's Jose Bautista 12-7 in the final Monday night.
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La Russa Enjoying his Encore Performance
KANSAS CITY, Mo. (AP) -- One more lineup card for Tony La Russa to fill out. One more chance to put on the uniform.
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White Sox Humber to Make Rehab Start in Alabama
BIRMINGHAM, Ala. (AP) -- Chicago White Sox pitcher Phil Humber will make a rehab start for the Double-A Birmingham Barons.
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AP Source: Hinrich Set for Return to Bulls
CHICAGO (AP) -- Veteran guard Kirk Hinrich has agreed to a deal to return to the Chicago Bulls.
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Much to Replace for US Basketball Team to Top 08'
LAS VEGAS (AP) -- They lost Dwyane Wade but gained Kevin Durant. Dwight Howard's size has given way to Russell Westbrook's speed.
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Ted Potter Jr. Wins Greenbrier Classic in Playoff
WHITE SULPHUR SPRINGS, W.Va. (AP) -- Rookie Ted Potter Jr. made a 4-foot birdie putt on the third hole of a playoff with Troy Kelly on Sunday to win the Greenbrier Classic for his first PGA Tour victory.
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White Sox RHP Peavy Headed to All-Star Game
CHICAGO (AP) -- Chicago White Sox pitcher Jake Peavy has been selected to replace Los Angeles Angels left-hander C.J. Wilson on the AL roster for Tuesday night's All-Star game.
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Blue Jays Hit 4 Homers to Beat White Sox
CHICAGO (AP) -- Colby Rasmus hit one of four Blue Jays homers and had three RBIs to help Toronto end the Chicago White Sox's five-game winning streak with an 11-9 victory Sunday.
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Dempster Runs Scoreless Streak to 27 in Cubs' Win
NEW YORK (AP) -- Ryan Dempster extended his scoreless innings streak to 27 in his first start in three weeks, Starlin Castro hit a three-run homer and the Chicago Cubs beat the New York Mets 7-0 Sunday.
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Cardinals Rally to Beat Marlins 5-4
ST. LOUIS (AP) -- Rafael Furcal capped a three-run ninth-inning rally with a two-run, bases-loaded single off Heath Bell that gave the St. Louis Cardinals a 5-4 victory over the Miami Marlins on Sunday.
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Cardinals Scratch All-Star Freese from Lineup
ST. LOUIS (AP) -- The St. Louis Cardinals have scratched All-Star third baseman David Freese with a bruised left leg from one of the two times he was hit by a pitch a day earlier.
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Roger Federer Wins 7th Wimbledon Title
WIMBLEDON, England (AP) -- Roger Federer won his record-tying seventh Wimbledon title Sunday, beating Andy Murray 4-6, 7-5, 6-3, 6-4 under a closed roof on Centre Court.
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Post 285 Reaches Moline Tourney Semifinals
The Galesburg Post 285 American Legion Baseball team continues to take care of opponents in tournament play.
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Cardinals Beat Marlins in 106 Degree Heat
ST. LOUIS (AP) -- Kyle Lohse beat the Miami Marlins with seven innings of three-hit ball in 106-degree heat and Tony Cruz hit a go-ahead two-run triple in the St. Louis Cardinals' 3-2 victory on Saturday.
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Mets Beat Cubs
NEW YORK (AP) -- Ike Davis homered, Jordany Valdespin hit one out for the second day in a row and Dillon Gee pitched one-run ball for eight innings to help the New York Mets beat the Chicago Cubs 3-1 Saturday.
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Floyd Sharp as White Sox Top Blue Jays
CHICAGO (AP) -- Gavin Floyd pitched 7 2/3 innings of four-hit ball and Kevin Youkilis hit a two-run homer to lead the Chicago White Sox to a 2-0 victory over the Toronto Blue Jays on Saturday.
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Youkilis Gives White Sox a Lift
CHICAGO (AP) -- Kevin Youkilis changed Sox last month, from Red to White, and made the move from Boston to Chicago, where he is again an everyday player.
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Tony Stewart Makes Late Move to Win at Daytona
DAYTONA BEACH, Fla. (AP) -- Tony Stewart charged past Daytona 500 winner Matt Kenseth on the final lap Saturday night, then held on to win as his challengers stacked up in a melee at Daytona International Speedway.
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Allmendinger Suspended Following Failed Drug Test
DAYTONA BEACH, Fla. (AP) -- NASCAR has temporarily suspended driver AJ Allmendinger after he failed a drug test.
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Murray Tries for British Breakthrough at Wimbledon
WIMBLEDON, England (AP) -- The Brits know how to stage a coronation, and they'll do so on grass Sunday for either regal Roger Federer or one of their own, Andy Murray.
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Serena Wins 5th Wimbledon Title in 3 Sets
WIMBLEDON, England (AP) -- Serena Williams won her fifth Wimbledon title, and 14th major championship, by beating Agnieszka Radwanska of Poland 6-1, 5-7, 6-2 Saturday.
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Legion Takes 2 in Moline Tourney
The Galesburg American Legion baseball team opens a weekend tournament with a pair of wins.
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Marlins Beat Cardinals
ST. LOUIS (AP) -- Ricky Nolasco allowed an unearned run in six innings and Jose Reyes got the go-ahead RBI with an infield hit in the seventh, leading the Miami Marlins to a 3-2 victory over the St. Louis Cardinals on Friday.
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Holliday Replaces Molina on All-Star Team
ST. LOUIS (AP) -- Matt Holliday is replacing St. Louis Cardinals teammate Yadier Molina on the National League All-Star team.
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Rizzo Homers as Marmol and Cubs Hold Off Mets
NEW YORK (AP) -- Anthony Rizzo hit a three-run homer and Cubs closer Carlos Marmol caught a line drive and started a game-ending double play that blunted the New York Mets' bid for another ninth-inning comeback, giving Chicago an 8-7 win Friday night.
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