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NASCAR Sprint Cup Race at Watkins Glen Postponed
WATKINS GLEN, N.Y. (AP) -- The Sprint Cup race at Watkins Glen International has been postponed until Monday.
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Rams Whip Colts 33-10 in Preseason Opener
ST. LOUIS (AP) -- Sam Bradford produced 17 points in four possessions with big help from a defense that jumped on Peyton Manning's backups for a pair of early interceptions as the St. Louis Rams opened the preseason with a 33-10 victory over the Indianapolis Colts on Saturday night.
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Cutler on Run, Bears Beat Bills 10-3
CHICAGO (AP) -- Jay Cutler was on the run again and out of the game in a hurry.
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Donald, Westwood Hanging on at PGA
JOHNS CREEK, Ga. (AP) -- They're one and two in the world yet just hanging on at the PGA Championship.
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Gonzalez Powers Rockies Over Cardinals 6-1
ST. LOUIS (AP) -- Carlos Gonzalez hit a three-run homer, Jason Hammel pitched into the seventh inning and the Colorado Rockies beat the St. Louis Cardinals 6-1 on Saturday night.
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Konerko, Flowers Homer as ChiSox Beat Royals 5-4
CHICAGO (AP) -- Paul Konerko hit a two-run homer and Tyler Flowers added his first home run in the majors to lead the Chicago White Sox to a 5-4 win over the Kansas City Royals on Saturday night.
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Uggla Extends Streak, but Braves Fall to Cubs 8-4
ATLANTA (AP) -- The latest entry in Dan Uggla's improbable hitting streak was not enough for Atlanta as Starlin Castro and Darwin Barney each had four hits to help the Chicago Cubs beat the Braves 8-4 on Saturday night.
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Emotional Rodman Caps Hall of Fame Ceremony
SPRINGFIELD, Mass. (AP) -- Thanking his coaches and apologizing to his family for his shortcomings, Dennis Rodman has been enshrined in the Hall of Fame.
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Tell Us Again, Who's Leading the PGA Championship?
JOHNS CREEK, Ga. (AP) -- Jason Dufner couldn't have seen this coming. Not after missing the cut in his last four tournaments.
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Cardinals Score 5 in 6th, Beat Rockies 6-1
ST. LOUIS (AP) -- Kyle Lohse worked into the seventh inning after a week between starts and Albert Pujols followed up a 4-for-4 game with two hits and the go-ahead RBI to lead the St. Louis Cardinals to a 6-1 victory over the Colorado Rockies on Friday night.
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Quade: Zambrano Walks out on Cubs after Loss
ATLANTA (AP) -- Chicago Cubs manager Mike Quade says Carlos Zambrano cleaned out his locker and ``walked out'' on the team after giving up five homers in Friday night's 10-4 loss to the Atlanta Braves.

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Uggla's Streak at 32, Braves Beat Cubs 10-4
ATLANTA (AP) -- Dan Uggla belted a pair of solo homers off Carlos Zambrano to extend his hitting streak to an Atlanta-record 32 games and lead the Braves to a 10-4 victory over the Chicago Cubs on Friday night.
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Pierzynski Leaves Game After Getting Hit by Pitch
CHICAGO (AP) -- Chicago White Sox catcher A.J. Pierzynski was removed from Friday night's game against the Kansas City Royals after being hit by a pitch.
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Butler, Cabrera Homer to Lead Royals over ChiSox
CHICAGO (AP) -- Billy Butler and Melky Cabrera homered to lead the Kansas City Royals to a 5-1 win over the Chicago White on Friday night.
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Official: Sportscaster Likely Died of Heart Attack
CHICAGO (AP) -- Authorities say a heart attack probably killed a Chicago sportscaster who was found dead in his Atlanta hotel room last May.
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Bears RB Forte Wants Extension
BOURBONNAIS, Ill. (AP) -- The Chicago Bears are ending a tumultuous week of training camp wondering whether they'll have running back Matt Forte available for Saturday night's preseason opener with Buffalo while trying to cool down wide receiver Johnny Knox.
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Former Champion Micheel Back in PGA Contention
JOHNS CREEK, Ga. (AP) -- Former PGA winner Shaun Micheel is back in contention for a second Wanamaker Trophy after shooting a 4-under 66 in Thursday's opening round.
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Cardinals Reach Deal with LHP Rhodes
ST. LOUIS (AP) -- The St. Louis Cardinals have bolstered their bullpen for the stretch run by coming to terms with veteran left-hander Arthur Rhodes.
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Pujols Powers Cardinals Past Brewers
ST. LOUIS (AP) -- Albert Pujols kicked off a 4-for-4 night with a solo homer and the St. Louis Cardinals beat the Milwaukee Brewers 5-2 on Thursday to avoid a three-game sweep.
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Buehrle Wins 10th as White Sox Beat Orioles 6-3
BALTIMORE (AP) -- Mark Buehrle pitched eight innings to earn his 10th win, Alexei Ramirez homered in a four-run first inning, and the Chicago White Sox cruised past the Baltimore Orioles 6-3 Thursday night.

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Ramirez & Pena Homer in Cubs Win Over Nats
CHICAGO (AP) -- Aramis Ramirez and Carlos Pena hit back-to-back homers and the Chicago Cubs beat the Washington Nationals 4-3 Thursday.
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Illini Ready to Lean on Offense in New Big Ten
CHAMPAIGN, Ill. (AP) -- Illinois has holes to fill on both sides of the ball after a 7-6 season.
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Green Officially Retiring With Packers
GREEN BAY, Wis. (AP) -- Ahman Green is retiring as a Green Bay Packer.
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Brewers Beat Cardinals for 13th Win in 14 Games
ST. LOUIS (AP) -- Randy Wolf pitched eight sharp innings and the Milwaukee Brewers jumped on Jake Westbrook early to beat the St. Louis Cardinals 5-1 Wednesday night, giving the NL Central leaders their 13th win in 14 games.
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Johnson Homers, Gets 4 Hits, as Cubs Beat Nationals
CHICAGO (AP) -- Reed Johnson, Alfonso Soriano and Geovany Soto each homered Wednesday night and the Chicago Cubs kept up their power surge in a 4-2 win over the Washington Nationals.
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Cubs Unveil Santo Statue
CHICAGO (AP) -- The Chicago Cubs unveiled a statue of Ron Santo during a pregame ceremony outside of Wrigley Field on Wednesday, honoring the beloved player and broadcaster who died last winter.
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Orioles Beat White Sox in 10
BALTIMORE (AP) -- Nolan Reimold hit a two-run homer off Jason Frasor in the 10th inning, and the Baltimore Orioles beat the White Sox 6-4 Wednesday night to end Chicago's five-game winning streak.
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Illinois Hires Cincinatti A.D. to Replace Guenther
CHAMPAIGN, Ill. (AP) -- New Illinois Athletic Director Mike Thomas says the school has strong facilities and a strong foundation for sports success.
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Brewers Beat Cardinals in 10 Innings
ST. LOUIS (AP) -- Casey McGehee's double snapped a 10th-inning tie and the Milwaukee Brewers won for the 12th time in 13 games, dealing another blow to their closest pursuers in the NL Central with a 5-3 victory over the St. Louis Cardinals on Tuesday night.
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Wang Throws 6 Scoreless, Nationals Beat Cubs
CHICAGO (AP) -- Chien-Ming Wang allowed one hit over six scoreless innings, Jonny Gomes hit a two-run homer and the Washington Nationals beat the Chicago Cubs 3-1 on Tuesday night.
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