RECENT SPORTS NEWS

  • Phils' Hamels pulled with no-hitter thru 6 innings

    September 1, 2014

    ATLANTA (AP) - Cole Hamels of the Philadelphia Phillies has been pulled after pitching six innings of no-hit ball against Atlanta, and reliever Jake Diekman threw a hitless seventh.

  • Diamondbacks reinstate Hudson, Ross

    September 1, 2014

    PHOENIX (AP) - The Arizona Diamondbacks have reinstated Daniel Hudson from the disabled list, and the right-hander will likely work in relief in his return from two Tommy John operations.

  • Coughlin says Beckham might be a couple weeks away

    September 1, 2014

    EAST RUTHERFORD, N.J. (AP) - It might be a few weeks before New York Giants first-round draft pick Odell Beckham Jr. plays in a game.

  • AP Source: Falcao heading to Man United on loan

    September 1, 2014

    LONDON (AP) - Radamel Falcao is set to join Manchester United on loan after the Premier League club agreed to a loan deal with Monaco, a person with knowledge of the deal said Monday.

  • Panthers QB Newton returns to practice field

    September 1, 2014

    CHARLOTTE, N.C. (AP) - Panthers quarterback Cam Newton returned to the practice field wearing an oversized flak jacket designed to provide added protection for his fractured ribs.

  • McGinley prepares to announce Ryder Cup wild cards

    September 1, 2014

    VIRGINIA WATER, England (AP) - Europe captain Paul McGinley will make his three wild-card picks for the Ryder Cup on Tuesday, with five players seemingly in contention for a late call-up.

  • Rwanda disqualification from African Cup upheld

    September 1, 2014

    CAIRO (AP) - African soccer's governing body has upheld a decision to oust Rwanda from African Cup qualifying for using a player with different names and passports for club and international games.

  • AP source: Chiefs' Alex Smith agrees to extension

    September 1, 2014

    KANSAS CITY, Mo. (AP) - When he was traded to the Kansas City Chiefs last offseason, quarterback Alex Smith professed his admiration for coach Andy Reid and his excitement at playing for the storied franchise.

  • Ex-Premier League player charged in fixing probe

    September 1, 2014

    LONDON (AP) - A former Premier League footballer has been charged with conspiracy to commit bribery as part of an ongoing investigation into the fixing of lower-league football matches in England.

  • Talented sluggers could decide playoff races

    September 1, 2014

    CHICAGO (AP) - Two sluggers with lingering questions. A catcher returning from injury. A pitcher headed for a big payday, and baseball's most famous panda.