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First Lady Teams With MLB To Support Troops
ST. LOUIS (AP) -- Michelle Obama and Jill Biden are teaming up with Major League Baseball to show their support for the military during Game 1 of the World Series.
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Bradford Misses Practices, Iffy This Week
ST. LOUIS (AP) -- Newly acquired Brandon Lloyd looked good in his first practice with the St. Louis Rams. Mark Clayton's back, too.
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Cutler Brushes Off Profanity Toward Martz
LAKE FOREST, Ill. (AP) -- Chicago Bears quarterback Jay Cutler says he no regrets about a profanity directed toward offensive coordinator Mike Martz.
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Bears Fan Explains Why He Slapped Devin Hester
CHICAGO (AP) -- A suburban man charged with assaulting Chicago Bears wide receiver Devin Hester is apologizing for what he did and explaining why he did it.
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Sens. Urge Baseball To Ban Tobacco
WASHINGTON (AP) -- Four U.S. senators and health officials from the cities hosting the World Series are urging the baseball players union to agree to a ban on chewing tobacco at games and on camera.
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Surprise NL Champs Have Home-Field Advantage
ST. LOUIS (AP) -- That chant of "Happy Flight! Happy Flight!'' has been exceptionally joyful lately for the St. Louis Cardinals.
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NBA Players, Owners Meeting With Mediator
NEW YORK (AP) -- NBA players and owners are meeting with a federal mediator, and Commissioner David Stern believes more games could be canceled if there isn't movement toward a new labor deal.
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Wheldon's Death Hits Schmidt Hard
LAS VEGAS (AP) -- Dan Wheldon's death has Sam Schmidt thinking about leaving the sport he loves.
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Wheldon Died Of Head Injuries
LAS VEGAS (AP) -- Clark County Coroner Michael Murphy says IndyCar driver Dan Wheldon died of blunt head trauma after a spectacular 15-car wreck at the Las Vegas Motor Speedway.
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Rams Release Sims-Walkers
ST. LOUIS (AP) -- Wide receiver Mike Sims-Walker has been released by the St. Louis Rams, a day after he was a surprise game-day inactive.
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Rams' Bradford Has High Ankle Sprain
ST. LOUIS (AP) -- Rams quarterback Sam Bradford has a high left ankle sprain and is in a walking boot, leaving his status for this week's game at Dallas in question.
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Cutler Apparently Vents About Martz
LAKE FOREST, Ill. (AP) -- Chicago Bears quarterback Jay Cutler appeared to have some unkind words for offensive coordinator Mike Martz during Sunday's win over the Minnesota Vikings.
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Perry, Ryan Lead Ducks Over Blues 4-2
ANAHEIM, Calif. (AP) -- Francois Beauchemin, Corey Perry and Bobby Ryan scored during a 4:23 span of the third period, and the Anaheim Ducks beat the St. Louis Blues 4-2 on Sunday night.
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Cardinals Take Wild Ride To World Series
MILWAUKEE (AP) -- David Freese hit an early three-run homer and manager Tony La Russa turned again to his brilliant bullpen for seven sturdy innings as the St. Louis Cardinals captured their 18th pennant with a 12-6 victory over the bumbling Milwaukee Brewers on Sunday night.
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Hester Extends Record With Kickoff Return TD
CHICAGO (AP) -- Devin Hester extended his NFL record for combined touchdowns on kick returns with his 16th when he ran a kickoff back 98 yards for the Chicago Bears early in the third quarter of Sunday's game against the Minnesota Vikings.
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Hester Leads Bears Past Vikings 39-10
CHICAGO (AP) -- Devin Hester set the tone with a 48-yard touchdown catch and scored on a career-best 98-yard kickoff return before leaving with a chest injury, and the Chicago Bears routed the Minnesota Vikings 39-10 on Sunday.
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Packers Stay Perfect At 6-0
GREEN BAY, Wis. (AP) -- Aaron Rodgers threw three touchdowns, including a career-long 93-yarder to Jordy Nelson, and the Green Bay Packers remained unbeaten with a 24-3 victory over the St. Louis Rams on Sunday.
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Dan Wheldon's Deatrh Knocks Out IndyCar Banquet
LAS VEGAS (AP) -- IndyCar has canceled its season-ending banquet following the death of two-time Indianapolis 500 winner Dan Wheldon at its season-ending race.
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IndyCar Driver Dan Wheldon Dies In Wreck
LAS VEGAS (AP) -- IndyCar driver Dan Wheldon has died from injuries after his car went sailing through the air during a massive 15-car wreck early in Sunday's Las Vegas Indy 300.
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Blues Upend Sharks 4-2
SAN JOSE, Calif. (AP) -- Kent Huskins and Alexander Steen scored in the third period to lift the St. Louis Blues past the San Jose Sharks 4-2 on Saturday night.
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Seguin Scores In Shootout, Bruins Beat Blackhawks
CHICAGO (AP) -- Tyler Seguin scored the only goal in a shootout and the Boston Bruins beat the Chicago Blackhawks 3-2 on Saturday night in the only regular-season matchup between the last two Stanley Cup champions.
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Rangers Earn 2nd Consecutive World Series Berth
ARLINGTON, Texas (AP) -- Nelson Cruz set a postseason record with his sixth home run of the series, Michael Young hit a pair of two-run doubles in a nine-run third inning, and the Texas Rangers romped to a 15-5 win over the Detroit Tigers on Saturday night that won the AL pennant in six games.
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Texas Slugger Cruz Sets Playoff HR, RBIs Records
ARLINGTON, Texas (AP) -- Texas slugger Nelson Cruz set a record for home runs in a postseason series, connecting for the sixth time in the AL championship against Detroit.
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Illinois State Stops South Dakota 28-3
NORMAL, Ill. (AP) -- Ashton Leggett ran for 121 yards and two touchdowns Saturday as Illinois State beat South Dakota 28-3.
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Indiana State Big Plays Top Western Illinois 46-24
TERRE HAUTE, Ind. (AP) -- Shakir Bell ran for 213 yards and three touchdowns to lead Indiana State to a 46-24 victory over Western Illinois on Saturday.
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Murray State Rallies, Beats Eastern Illinois 36-27
MURRAY, Ky. (AP) -- Casey Brockman threw a 16-yard touchdown pass to Hannibal Beauford and Kevin Robinson forced a fumble to preserve Murray State's 36-27 come-from-behind win over Eastern Illinois on Saturday.
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Northern Illinois Runs Over Western Michigan 51-22
DEKALB, Ill. (AP) -- Northern Illinois rushed for 494 yards and six touchdowns Saturday en route to a 51-22 victory over Western Michigan.
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Vandenberg Lifts Iowa Past Northwestern 41-31
IOWA CITY, Iowa (AP) -- James Vandenberg threw for 224 yards and two touchdowns as Iowa beat Northwestern 41-31 on Saturday night, snapping a three-game losing streak to the Wildcats.
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Buckeyes Bounce Back, Upset No. 16 Illini, 17-7
CHAMPAIGN, Ill. (AP) -- Daniel Herron, who hadn't played since the Sugar Bowl in January because of NCAA suspensions, ran for 114 yards and a touchdown in his return Saturday to lead Ohio State past No. 16 Illinois, 17-7.
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Edwards Rallies For Nationwide Victory
CONCORD, N.C. (AP) -- Sprint Cup points leader Carl Edwards moved in front on a late restart and held off Kyle Busch on the final lap to win his eighth Nationwide race of the season on Friday night.
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