Pro Sports

Back to work: NHL training camps open Wednesday

Training camps open around the league Wednesday, just 79 days after the Chicago Blackhawks wrapped up the lockout-shortened 2013 season by winning the Stanley Cup.

Pirates have first winning season in 2 decades

The Pirates earned their 82nd victory, ensuring their first winning record in 21 seasons, with a 1-0 victory Monday night at Texas against Yu Darvish.

Broncos linebacker pledges no repeat of gaffe

Denver's second-year linebacker blames excitement over his first NFL start for his premature celebration of a sure pick-6 that resulted in a touchback instead of a touchdown in the Broncos' Week 1 rout of the Ravens.

Jimenez, 3 homers lead Indians past Royals 4-3

Jimenez strikes out 10 over seven innings of work to lead Indians past Royals on Monday.


Rams win home-opener for first time since 2006

St. Louis Rams win first home-opener since 2006 with 27-24 comeback win over the Arizona Cardinals.


Chiefs off to winning start under Reid, Smith

The emphatic 28-2 result Sunday was the Chiefs' most lopsided season-opening win since beating Denver 59-7 in 1963. It also made Andy Reid their first coach to win his opener since Frank Gansz in 1987.

Chiefs score early, dominate Jaguars in 28-2 win

The last time Kansas City won its opener by such a wide margin was 1963, a 59-7 victory against Denver.

Zuerlein lifts Rams past Cardinals 27-24

Jared Cook caught two touchdown passes and had a key reception in the drive that led to Greg Zuerlein's tiebreaking field goal with 40 seconds to go.

Chen goes 7 strong, Royals top Tigers 5-2

Bruce Chen broke up a bad string of starts by Royals pitchers on Sunday, allowing 2 runs on 5 hits in seven innings Sunday. 

Wacha's arm, bat lead Cards to sweep over Pirates

The Pirates arrived at Busch Stadium this weekend with a 1½-game division lead and a chance to cement their first winning season since 1992. They left trailing the Cardinals by 1½ games and still stuck on 81 victories.

Carl Edwards wins in Richmond

Carl Edwards beat out Kurt Busch and Ryan Newman in Saturday's race.

Wainwright moves Cardinals into first in NL Central

Adam Wainwright bounced back from back-to-back sub-par outings with seven shutout innings and David Freese homered to lead the St. Louis Cardinals to a 5-0 win over the Pittsburgh Pirates on Saturday night.

Royals slip past Tigers 4-3

Salvador Perez hit a two-run homer off Justin Verlander and the Kansas City Royals beat the Detroit Tigers 4-3 on Saturday night.

Mike Moustakas' home run in 13th lifts Royals past Mariners

Kansas City led 6-5 in the ninth inning before Raul Ibanez homered off Greg Holland into the Mariners' bullpen with two outs to tie the score. It was Holland's first blown save since May 6 to end his streak of 31 consecutive saves.


Adams' home runs send Cardinals over Reds 5-4 in 16 innings

The Cardinals' 16-inning game finally ended with Matt Adams hit a home run.

Mariners beat Royals 6-4

The Royals used eight pitchers, tying a club record for a nine-inning game, in their 6-4 loss to the Seattle Mariners.

Reds hit 3 home runs off Lance Lynn, beat Cardinals 6-2

The Reds recovered from a 16-inning loss by overpowering the St. Louis Cardinals 6-2 on Thursday night, taking three of four in their final series of the season.

Chiefs' No. 1 pick Fisher ready for debut

The Kansas City Chiefs had offensive tackle Eric Fisher rated No. 1 on their draft board. The Jacksonville Jaguars had fellow offensive tackle Luke Joeckel rated first on their board.

Both of the teams got what they wanted in April.

Bradford: Rams offense ready to roll

The St. Louis Rams expect to have a much more dangerous offense given Sam Bradford's familiarity with the system in year two with coordinator Brian Schottenheimer. Plus, they've got Tavon Austin, Jared Cook and Jake Long now.

Perez sends Royals to victory over Mariners

Kansas City survived after blowing a three-run lead to beat Seattle 4-3 on Tuesday night.