Pro Sports

Carl Edwards ends win drought at Phoenix

Edwards broke the longest slump of his career by winning at Phoenix in 2010. He won for the first time since Las Vegas in 2011 by leading the final 78 laps on the 312-mile race around PIR's odd-shaped oval.

Dallas Stars pick up 4-1 victory over St. Louis Blues

The St. Louis Blues lost 4-1 to the Dallas Stars. It was the Blue's first regulation loss in their last five road games. 

Cardinals manager Mike Matheny has ruptured disk

St. Louis Cardinals manager Mike Matheny didn't travel with the Cardinals to Florida on Friday, citing back pain.

Gordon homers, Davis sharp on mound for Royals

The Royals are the only undefeated team in the major leagues this spring, improving to 9-0-1.

Former Missouri pitcher Crow agrees to contract with Royals

Aaron Crow, who was an All-Star in 2011, agreed to a one-year, $1.28 million contract.

Royals ace Shields showing he's a team leader

Even in spring training, Royals newcomer James Shields is showing that he was worth a risky offseason transaction.


Blackhawks continue points streak, shut out Blues

Jonathan Toews scored twice for the Blackhawks, who have earned at least one point in all 20 games this season.

Chiefs to acquire quarterback Alex Smith from 49ers

Danica Patrick leads laps, finishes eighth in Daytona 500

Danica Patrick became the first woman to lead a lap and was the highest female finisher in the famed Daytona 500. She led five laps and finished eighth.

Jimmie Johnson wins second Daytona 500 title

Jimmie Johnson held off a late charge from Dale Earnhardt Jr. to win the 2013 Daytona 500.

Pitcher Jon Lester perfect for Red Sox in win against Cardinals

Jon Lester pitched two scoreless innings, leading the Boston Red Sox to a 5-3 victory over the St. Louis Cardinals on Sunday.

Kansas City Royals snag two-run homer for victory over Texas Rangers

Brandon Wood hit a two-run homer in the bottom of the ninth inning to give Kansas City a 4-2 victory over the Texas Rangers on Saturday.

Jeter about 2 weeks away from games

New York general manager Brian Cashman said on Sunday that Derek Jeter should be ready to play in spring training games around March 10.

Blues fall 1-0 in overtime to Avalanche

The Avs have won seven straight over the Blues at Pepsi Center.

Royals manager Ned Yost undergoes gallbladder surgery

Yost said his gallbladder has been bothering him for two years, but it began "acting up" during spring training.

Lance Lynn focused on earning spot in Cardinals' rotation

Lynn dropped 40 pounds during an offseason nutrition and conditioning program in which he restructured his diet while working out six days a week.

Sharks end Blues three-game winning streak

The San Jose Sharks beat the Blues 2-1 Tuesday to end a seven-game winless stretch. The Blues have dropped five consecutive home games and also had a three-game winning streak halted.

With No. 1 overall pick, Chiefs eyeing everyone as NFL combine opens

The consensus is that there's no quarterback worth taking with the first pick this year, even though it may be the Chiefs' most glaring need.

Royals' bullpen looking solid to begin season

With the addition of James Shields, Ervin Santana and Wade Davis to the rotation, the Kansas City bullpen may not have to work as many innings this season with the starters going deeper into games.

Cardinals' Furcal may not be ready for opening day

Furcal is working his way back from a strained elbow ligament suffered near the end of last season and may not be ready to go for the Cardinals on opening day.