Stories tagged: Digest
Sat., Oct. 1, 2016, 10:25 p.m.
In Brief: Earnhardt returns to Dover to support Hendrick teammates
Dale Earnhardt Jr. was back at a NASCAR track, yet far removed from a NASCAR comeback.
Sat., Sept. 24, 2016, 9:10 p.m.
In Brief: Dustin Johnson, Kevin Chappell tied for Tour Championship lead
Dustin Johnson had a reasonable lie in the rough and only a few pine tree branches blocking his path to the 17th green. Neither seemed like a problem until he …
Fri., Sept. 16, 2016, 9:31 p.m.
In Brief: In Gee Chun takes 2-shot lead after 2 rounds of Evian Championship
In Gee Chun posted a 5-under round of 66 to take a two-shot lead at the Evian Championship on Friday in Evian-les-Bains, France, keeping the 22-year-old South Korean on course …
Wed., Sept. 14, 2016, 11:08 p.m.
In Brief: Clint Dempsey returns to practice for Seattle Sounders
Clint Dempsey returned to practice for the Seattle Sounders on Wednesday after missing time due to an irregular heartbeat, although it’s unknown whether he will play again this season.
Sun., Aug. 28, 2016, 7:41 p.m.
In Brief: Endwell, New York, wins Little League World Series
Ryan Harlost led New York to the Little League World Series title, striking out eight and limiting South Korea to five hits in six innings in a 2-1 victory. He …
Thu., Aug. 25, 2016, 9:02 p.m.
Digest: South Korea advances to international title game of LLWS
Seum Kwon had two home runs and three RBIs, Sangheon Park struck out nine and South Korea beat Mexico 7-0 on Thursday in South Williamsport, Pennsylvania, to advance to the …
Mon., Aug. 22, 2016, 6:07 p.m.
Digest: Mancini pitches New York to victory in LLWS
Mon., Aug. 15, 2016, 7:59 p.m.
Digest: Gene Sauers wins U.S. Senior Open
Tue., Aug. 9, 2016, 10:05 p.m.
Digest: Tim Tebow will try to play professional baseball
The 2007 Heisman Trophy winner and former NFL first-round draft pick plans to hold a workout for Major League Baseball teams to scout him.
Sat., Aug. 6, 2016, 9:09 p.m.
Digest: Daniel Berger shoots 62 to take lead after three rounds at Travelers Championship
Daniel Berger shot an 8-under par 62 on Saturday to take a three-stroke lead into the final round of the Travelers Championship in Cromwell, Connecticut.
Fri., Aug. 5, 2016, 8:54 p.m.
Digest: Four share second-round lead at Travelers Championship
Sat., July 30, 2016, 11:08 p.m.
Digest: Tyron Woodley shocks Robbie Lawler with first-round KO for welterweight title
Tyron Woodley took the welterweight champion Robbie Lawler on Saturday night, stopping him with 2:12 left in the first round at UFC 201 at Philips Arena in Atlanta.
Tue., July 26, 2016, 9:49 p.m.
Digest: Browns’ oft-suspended Josh Gordon has quadriceps injury
Josh Gordon reported to camp on Tuesday – two days before Cleveland’s veterans were required to arrive – and after he took a physical it was determined he needs time …
Thu., July 21, 2016, 8:40 p.m.
Digest: Woody Austin leads Senior British Open at Carnoustie
Woody Austin made four birdies in a six-hole stretch on the back nine and finished with a 4-under 68 to take the first-round lead Thursday in the Senior British Open …
Tue., July 19, 2016, 9:47 p.m.
Digest: Big 12 directs commissioner to evaluate expansion candidates
The Big 12 presidents have directed Commissioner Bob Bowlsby to evaluate schools that are interested in joining the conference, stopping just short of announcing it planned to expand.
Mon., July 18, 2016, 6:40 p.m.
Digest: ACC, ESPN nearing new TV deal
Sat., July 16, 2016, 9:30 p.m.
Digest: Hyo Joo Kim takes three-stroke lead in Marathon Classic
Hyo Joo Kim had five birdies in a six-hole stretch and shot a 7-under 64 on Saturday at Highland Meadows to open a three-stroke lead in the Marathon Classic in …
Thu., July 14, 2016, 7:47 p.m.
Digest: Hyo Joo Kim, Mirim Lee, Haru Nomura share Marathon Classic lead
Hyo Joo Kim bogeyed her final hole Thursday for a 5-under 66 and a share of the Marathon Classic lead with fellow South Korean player Mirim Lee and Japan’s Haru …
Mon., July 4, 2016, 8:12 p.m.
Sports digest: Oil turns white boats to brown in Rio Olympic sailing venue
A new pollution problem has surfaced in Guanabara Bay, the venue for sailing in the Rio de Janeiro Olympics. Sailors complained Monday about an oil slick that turned white boats …
Wed., June 29, 2016, 10:15 p.m.
Digest: Predators acquire P.K. Subban from Canadiens for Shea Weber
The Nashville Predators acquired P.K. Subban from the Montreal Canadiens in exchange for Shea Weber on Wednesday in a blockbuster swap of All-Star defensemen two days before free agency opens.
Tue., June 28, 2016, 10:07 p.m.
Digest: Breanna Stewart scores career-high 38, Storm beats Dream 84-81
Breanna Stewart scored a career-high 38 points, Sue Bird made an off-balance jumper with 8.2 seconds left and the host Seattle Storm beat the Atlanta Dream 84-81 on Tuesday night.
Sun., May 29, 2016, 6:18 p.m.
Digest: Mexican soccer star Alan Pulido kidnapped in border state
Federal and state forces mounted an operation Sunday to find kidnapped Mexican soccer star Alan Pulido, who was abducted in the crime-plagued northern border state of Tamaulipas.
Mon., Nov. 2, 2015, 10:14 p.m.
Sports digest: Cavaliers’ James youngest to score 25,000 career points
LeBron James became the youngest player to reach 25,000 career points, leading the Cleveland Cavaliers past the winless Philadelphia 76ers 107-100 on Monday night in Philadelphia.
Mon., Oct. 26, 2015, 10:08 p.m.
Sports Digest: Baylor QB Seth Russell out for season
Second-ranked Baylor’s pursuit of a playoff spot will go on without star quarterback Seth Russell, who needs season-ending neck surgery.
Thu., May 28, 2015
In brief: Vive la France! Good day for Gael Monfils at French Open
Tennis: Gael Monfils delivered one final ace, his 21st, and closed out his latest raucous, five-set victory on Court Philippe Chatrier in Paris to the delight of roaring, partisan spectators. …
Sat., April 6, 2013
Anthony runs Knicks to 11 straight wins
NBA: Carmelo Anthony scored 41 points, tying a franchise record with this third straight 40-point game, and the New York Knicks beat the Milwaukee Bucks 101-83 on Friday night at …
Tue., Oct. 18, 2011
McCourts OK divorce; he gets team
Baseball: A settlement has been reached between Frank and Jamie McCourt in a costly and nasty feud over control of the Los Angeles Dodgers, paving the way for a showdown …
Mon., Oct. 10, 2011
In brief: Montreal ruins Winnipeg’s NHL return
NHL: The NHL returned to Winnipeg with a cold reminder of the challenge that lies ahead. Carey Price stopped 30 shots and the Montreal Canadiens put a damper on a …
Mon., Oct. 3, 2011
In brief: Murray grabs 19th title at Thailand Open
Tennis: Fourth-ranked Andy Murray beat Donald Young 6-2, 6-0 in the final of the Thailand Open in Bangkok on Sunday to claim his 19th career title. The top-seeded Briton was …
Tue., Sept. 27, 2011
Vick’s hand bruised, but not broken
Football: Michael Vick’s injured right hand is bruised, not broken as originally thought. Eagles coach Andy Reid said a CT scan Monday showed the star quarterback bruised his hand in …