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Tony Stewart's Return to Track Marred by Collision
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Tony Stewart's Return to Track Marred by Collision

Tony Stewart's return to the track has ended only a little over halfway through his race at Atlanta Motor Speedway. Stewart hit the wall for the second time after his right front tire blew out on lap 172, ending his night. Read »

Aug 31, 2014
Sandoval, Pence Clobber Brewers, Giants Sweep

Sandoval, Pence Clobber Brewers, Giants Sweep

The Giants smashed the Central co-leaders, 15-5, with an orgy of extra base hits in support of Madison Bumgarner. Read »

Aug 31, 2014
Kazmir Sputters, A's Swept by Angels in 8-1 Loss

Kazmir Sputters, A's Swept by Angels in 8-1 Loss

Scott Kazmir surrendered six runs in the second inning, and the A's offense sputtered again as they were swept... Read »

Aug 31, 2014
49er McDonald Arrested for Domestic Violence: SJPD

49er McDonald Arrested for Domestic Violence: SJPD

The San Francisco 49ers defensive end Ray McDonald was arrested for domestic violence overnight, San Jose... Watch »

Aug 31, 2014
Will Power Wins IndyCar Series Title

Will Power Wins IndyCar Series Title

Will Power raced with his head instead of his gut. Only a catastrophe was likely to derail his IndyCar... Read »

Aug 31, 2014
Peavy Lights Out, Giants Top Brewers 3-1

Peavy Lights Out, Giants Top Brewers 3-1

Jake Peavy was lights out Saturday night against the Brewers, striking out eight batters and allowing one hit... Read »

Aug 30, 2014
Costly Errors Hinder A's in 2-0 Loss to Angels

Costly Errors Hinder A's in 2-0 Loss to Angels

Although he retired nine batters in eight innings, Jeff Samardzija and the A's allowed the Angels to capitalize on a... Read »

Aug 30, 2014
Giants Lineup: Sticking with Panik, Posey Tandem

Giants Lineup: Sticking with Panik, Posey Tandem

Giants manager Bruce Bochy and Brewers manager Ron Roenicke have set their lineups for Saturday's game at... Read »

Aug 30, 2014
Rams Cut Sam, 1st Drafted Openly Gay Player

Rams Cut Sam, 1st Drafted Openly Gay Player

The St. Louis Rams have cut Michael Sam, the first openly gay player drafted by an NFL Read »

Aug 30, 2014
Errani's Serve Tops Venus Williams at U.S. Open

Errani's Serve Tops Venus Williams at U.S. Open

In a riveting third-round match of wild momentum swings, the 19th-seeded Williams, a two-time Read »

Aug 30, 2014
49ers' Aldon Smith Suspended for 9 Games

49ers' Aldon Smith Suspended for 9 Games

The NFL has suspended San Francisco 49ers OLB Aldon Smith nine games for violating the league's personal... Watch »

Aug 29, 2014
Giants Soar Past Brewers in Hitting Bonanza

Giants Soar Past Brewers in Hitting Bonanza

Buster Posey was 5-for-5 at the plate with three RBI, as Ryan Vogelsong silenced the Brewers in a 13-2... Read »

Aug 29, 2014
Tony Stewart: Crash

Tony Stewart: Crash "Will Affect My Life Forever"

Tony Stewart says the death of Kevin Ward Jr. will "affect my life forever" as he returned to the track for... Read »

Aug 29, 2014
U.S. Open: CiCi Bellis of Atherton, 15, Loses

U.S. Open: CiCi Bellis of Atherton, 15, Loses

CiCi Bellis, the first 15-year-old since 1996 to win a U.S. Open match, could not follow that up with... Read »

Aug 29, 2014
49ers, Giants Respond to Alleged Dog Beating Video

49ers, Giants Respond to Alleged Dog Beating Video

The San Francisco Giants and 49ers both said Thursday they are "disturbed" by allegations that the CEO of... Read »

Aug 29, 2014
For 49ers, It Appears Osgood is in, Lloyd is Out

For 49ers, It Appears Osgood is in, Lloyd is Out

Three-time Pro Bowl special teamer now seems to be headed toward making 53-man cut Saturday Read »

Aug 29, 2014
Raiders' Moore Has Earned a Spot

Raiders' Moore Has Earned a Spot

Wideout shows good chemistry with Carr, catches two TD passes Read »

Aug 29, 2014
Carr Puts On a Show, Raiders Win 41-31

Carr Puts On a Show, Raiders Win 41-31

With Schaub out with sore elbow, Carr leads Raiders on four touchdown drives. Read »

Aug 28, 2014
49ers Defeat Texans 40-13 in Preseason Finale

49ers Defeat Texans 40-13 in Preseason Finale

Most of San Francisco‚Äôs starters on offense and defense never took the field against the Texans in what... Read »

Aug 28, 2014
New NFL Rule Bans 2nd Time Domestic Violence Offenders for Life

New NFL Rule Bans 2nd Time Domestic Violence Offenders for Life

NFL players will be subject to a six-week suspension for a first domestic violence offense and banishment from... Read »

Aug 28, 2014
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