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Dodgers Beat Cubs
LOS ANGELES (AP) -- Clayton Kershaw pitched three-hit ball over seven innings, Matt Kemp homered and the Los Angeles Dodgers beat the Chicago Cubs 3-1 on Saturday night to keep Chris Volstad winless in his last 21 starts.
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Pujols Homers Again, Angels Beat White Sox in 10
CHICAGO (AP) -- Albert Pujols homered again and Howie Kendrick hit a go-ahead single in the 10th inning Saturday night that sent the Los Angeles Angels over the Chicago White Sox 6-5.
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Linemen Lead Charge into Hall of Fame
CANTON, Ohio (AP) -- Willie Roaf was in an unfamiliar role -- the center of attention in front of a large crowd, being singled out for something good.
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Rams Practice at Edward Jones Dome
ST. LOUIS, Mo. (AP) -- The St. Louis Rams had a dress rehearsal at the Edward Jones Dome, giving the new coaching staff and new players a sneak peak at their stadium.
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Covering Olympics from New York
NEW YORK (AP) -- Between Olympic soccer matches, NBC analyst Marcelo Balboa fields texts and emails from friends who ask him, "How's London?"
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Montoya Takes Pole at Pocono
LONG POND, Pa. (AP) -- Juan Pablo Montoya has turned a lap of 176.043 mph to win the pole at Pocono Raceway.
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Sadler Redeems Himself with Nationwide Win at Iowa
NEWTON, Iowa (AP) -- Elliott Sadler rebounded from the disappointment of his jumped-restart penalty last week in Indianapolis to win the NASCAR Nationwide Race at Iowa Speedway on Saturday night.
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Kelly Breaks Streak as Cardinals Beat Brewers
ST. LOUIS (AP) -- Rookie right-hander Joe Kelly broke a three-start losing streak and drove in the go-ahead run to help the St. Louis Cardinals to a 9-3 victory over the Milwaukee Brewers on Friday night.
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Cardinals Put Berkman on 15-Day DL
ST. LOUIS (AP) -- The St. Louis Cardinals have put first baseman Lance Berkman on the 15-day disabled list because of inflammation in his right knee.
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Billingsley Wins 3rd Straight as Dodgers Beat Cubs
LOS ANGELES (AP) -- Chad Billingsley won his third straight start since coming off the disabled list, batterymate A.J. Ellis hit two solo homers and had an RBI single, leading the Los Angeles Dodgers to a 6-1 victory over the Chicago Cubs on Friday night.
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Rios Homers Twice, White Sox Beat Angels in 10
CHICAGO (AP) -- Alex Rios hit his second homer of the game, connecting for a two-run shot in the 10th inning Friday night that lifted the Chicago White Sox over the Los Angeles Angels 8-6.
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Sale Scheduled to Start for White Sox on Monday
CHICAGO (AP) -- Chris Sale is scheduled to pitch for the Chicago White Sox against Kansas City on Monday after skipping a start because of arm fatigue.
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Bears' Cutler, Marshall Renew Their Connection
BOURBONNAIS, Ill. (AP) -- Quarterback Jay Cutler and wide receiver Brandon Marshall are almost inseparable at Chicago Bears training camp trying to recapture the close connection they had in Denver back in 2008.
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AP Source: Penn St. OL Nowicki Going to Illinois
CHAMPAIGN, Ill. (AP) -- An official at the University of Illinois tells The Associated Press that Penn State offensive lineman Ryan Nowicki will transfer to Illinois.
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Hamlin Expecting 1st Child With Girlfriend
LONG POND, Pa. (AP) -- NASCAR driver Denny Hamlin and his girlfriend are expecting their first child.
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NASCAR Moves On Without Suspended Allmendinger
LONG POND, Pa. (AP) -- Sam Hornish Jr. is driving the No. 22 for Penske Racing for what the team calls "the foreseeable future."
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Rockies Stop Skid With Win Over Cardinals
DENVER (AP) -- Tyler Colvin hit a tiebreaking double and rookie Josh Rutledge homered in his fourth straight game, lifting the Colorado Rockies over the St. Louis Cardinals 8-2 Thursday night to avert a three-game sweep.
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Robert Morris Soccer Player Dies at Practice
CHICAGO (AP) -- A 19-year-old Robert Morris University soccer player is dead after collapsing during practice.
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NBC Research Undercuts Assumptions Over Tape Delay
NEW YORK (AP) -- NBC researchers are finding that people who know Olympic results before the network's tape-delayed telecast are more likely to watch it.
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NBC: Archery Becoming a Phenomenon
NEW YORK (AP) -- Archery is the new curling.
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Holliday Hits 2 Homers as Cards Beat Rockies
DENVER (AP) -- Matt Holliday homered twice and drove in five runs and the St. Louis Cardinals beat the Colorado Rockies 9-6 on a rain-soaked Wednesday night.
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Cardinals Activate Mujica, Option Rosenthal
DENVER (AP) -- The St. Louis Cardinals activated newly acquired right-hander Edward Mujica on Wednesday.
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Homers Help Pirates Beat Cubs
CHICAGO (AP) -- Michael McKenry and Starling Marte homered to back a strong start by Jeff Karstens, and the Pittsburgh Pirates beat the Chicago Cubs 8-4 on Wednesday.
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Epstein: Dempster Had Right to Block Braves Trade
CHICAGO (AP) -- Cubs president of baseball operations Theo Epstein says Ryan Dempster had a right to block a trade to Atlanta and does not deserve criticism for it.
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Dempster Arrives in Texas
ARLINGTON, Texas (AP) -- Ryan Dempster finally has a chance to start for the Texas Rangers.
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Maholm Calls Braves "Landing Spot No. 1 for Me"
ATLANTA (AP) -- Left-hander Paul Maholm is settling in with the Braves, a team he says was "landing spot No. 1 for me" if he had to be traded from the Cubs.
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Peavy Pitches White Sox to Win Over Twins
MINNEAPOLIS (AP) -- Jake Peavy struck out eight over eight smooth innings, Alejandro De Aza gave Chicago the lead in the eighth with an infield single off Scott Diamond's leg and the White Sox beat the Minnesota Twins 3-2 on Wednesday.
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NDSU Picked to Win Missouri Valley Football Title
(AP) -- Defending national champion North Dakota State is the preseason pick to win the Missouri Valley Football Conference title this season.
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Iowa RB Dismissed From Team
IOWA CITY, Iowa (AP) -- Iowa football coach Kirk Ferentz says sophomore running back De'Andre Johnson has been dismissed from the team.
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CEO Says NBC to 'Break Even' on Olympics
NEW YORK (AP) -- The head of NBCUniversal says NBC is set to ''break even'' on its Olympics coverage, rather than taking a big loss, as it had expected.
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