CONCORD, N.C. (AP) - Kasey Kahne was starting to feel a little guilty. Sure, he'd finished in the top 10 in five of the last six Sprint Cup races, but he still hadn't picked up that elusive first victory for car owner Rick Hendrick. "Our team is solid. Our car is solid. Mr. Hendrick gives us everything we need to win races and run up front," Kahne said. "I just knew for myself I needed ...
INDIANAPOLIS (AP) - It was an hour before the Indianapolis 500, and Dario Franchitti and Tony Kanaan found a quiet corner to prepare for the race. They were interrupted by Parnelli Jones, Bobby Unser and Johnny Rutherford, three of the greatest drivers in IndyCar history. "T.K. and I were getting our pictures taken. We were like a couple of kids," Franchitti said. "We were with the legends of the sport." Hey, Dario, welcome to ...
LOS ANGELES (AP) - The injury-riddled Los Angeles Dodgers haven't missed a beat, thanks to a formidable bench that has more than compensated for recent injuries to regulars Matt Kemp, Mark Ellis, Juan Uribe and Juan Rivera.
A failure to execute in front of the net on the part of the visiting Bay Area Ambassadors kept host Santa Clarita Storm in front by a goal for most of the first half.
LOS ANGELES (AP) - A.J. Ellis hit a three-run homer in the ninth inning, giving the Los Angeles Dodgers a 6-3 victory over the Houston Astros on Saturday night.
SEATTLE (AP) - Albert Pujols has put his early season slump behind and so have the Los Angeles Angels. Pujols homered for the third straight game, and pinch-hitter Alberto Callaspo had a sixth-inning grand slam off Felix Hernandez to lead the Angels over the Seattle Mariners 5-3 Saturday. "Obviously, we struggled last month," Pujols said. "We've been playing pretty well the last couple weeks. Sooner or later, we knew we were going to turn it ...
LOS ANGELES (AP) - Lucas Harrell took a shutout into the eighth inning, J.D. Martinez homered and the Houston Astros used four relievers in the eighth to get out of a bases-loaded jam and help secure a 3-1 victory over the Los Angeles Dodgers on Friday night.
SEATTLE (AP) - Albert Pujols had three hits, including his 450th career home run, and Dan Haren struck out a career-high 14 to lead the Los Angeles Angels to a 3-0 win over the Seattle Mariners on Thursday night. The Angels and Mariners met for the first of 19 games this season and Pujols, a newcomer to the AL West rivalry, made his presence known immediately. He lined a two-run shot off Seattle starter ...
Still in its debut season in the Santa Clarita Valley, the Santa Clarita Storm semi-professional men's soccer team is trying to catch the attention of its new home.
Trevor Bauer will get his first shot at Triple-A baseball this week, as he was bumped from Double-A Mobile to Triple-A Reno on Thursday, according to The Republic in Arizona.
Hart High head baseball coach Jim Ozella rattles off numerous compliments for his pitching coach Kyle Boggio.
LOS ANGELES (AP) - Bobby Abreu hit a three-run double and A.J. Ellis added a three-run homer during a sixth-inning rally Sunday that carried Ted Lilly and the Los Angeles Dodgers to an 11-5 victory over the Colorado Rockies.
CHICAGO (AP) - David DeJesus drew a bases-loaded walk in the bottom of the 11th inning to lift the Chicago Cubs to a 4-3 victory over the Los Angeles Dodgers on Sunday.
CHICAGO (AP) - Chris Capuano beat the Chicago Cubs with his bat and his arm on Saturday. Guess which one he'll remember more? Capuano threw seven shutout innings and drove in two runs to lead the Los Angeles Dodgers to a 5-1 win over the Cubs. Capuano (4-0) held Chicago to three hits and struck out seven, extending his scoreless innings streak to 18 2-3. His two-run double in the second gave him his ...
CHICAGO (AP) - Paul Maholm looked shaky in his first two starts of the season, continuing a terrible stretch that started last year.
The Tampa Bay Rays won 90 or more games in four of the last five seasons.
MIAMI (AP) - Hart High School graduate and current NFL quarterback Matt Moore has signed a two-year contract to remain with the Miami Dolphins as a backup rather than testing free agency next week and pursuing a possible starting job.
The next two weeks are an anxious time for Hart High graduate and NFL quarterback Matt Moore.
Hart High graduate and NFL quarterback Matt Moore and local protein water company Spartos, a company he is a partner in, are collaborating with Providence Blood Donor Center on Saturday for a blood drive in Valencia.
PEORIA, Ariz. (AP) - James Shields pitched a hitless inning in his Kansas City debut, and the Royalsremained unbeaten this spring with a 5-4 win Thursday over the San Diego Padres. <p style="color: #333333; font-family: Verdana,Helvetica,Arial,sans-serif,Geneva; font-size: 12px; font-style: normal; font-variant: normal; font-weight: ...