Pro Sports

Kluwe, Vikings reach settlement to avert lawsuit

Under the deal, the Vikings will donate an undisclosed sum of money to five gay rights-related charities over the next five years. Kluwe said he won't receive any money as part of the settlement.

Gibbs hires Columbia's Carl Edwards to drive Sprint Cup car in 2015

The ARRIS Group will sponsor Carl Edwards' No. 19 Toyota for 17 races.

Kratz, Vargas lead Royals over Twins 6-4

Erik Kratz homered twice after replacing an ailing Salvador Perez, and Jason Vargas pitched seven strong innings to lead the first-place Kansas City Royals to a 6-4 victory over the Minnesota Twins on Monday night.

Actor Jon Hamm being honored by Cardinals, cut teeth at MU theater

Cardinals celebrate Hollywood actor and MU alumnus Jon Hamm at Busch Stadium.


Chiefs' Charles sidelined by freak slip down hill

Jamaal Charles was hurt moving out of the dorms. And while all the tests came back negative, coach Andy Reid said Monday that he's unsure just how long the explosive running back will be out.

Wainwright, Carpenter lead Cardinals over Padres

Matt Carpenter homered, doubled and drove in three runs and Adam Wainwright tied for the major league lead with his 15th win in a 7-6 victory over the San Diego Padres 7-6 on Sunday.

Cardinals beat Reds 6-5 in 10 innings

For the second straight game, the St. Louis Cardinals picked up their young closer. The Redbirds beat Cincinnati 6-5 in 10 innings.

Manziel struggles in Cleveland's loss to Washington

Manziel struggled to hit open receivers and added another gesture to his repertoire — a middle finger apparently aimed at the Washington bench.

Simms, Dungy likely not to use Washington nickname on TV

Two influential NFL voices — including CBS lead analyst Phil Simms, who will handle Washington's Week 4 game — said Monday they likely won't use the term when discussing the franchise.

Army grad Coach K takes Team USA to West Point

Rams hope healthy line boosts running game

St. Louis plays Cleveland in another preseason game Saturday.

NFL games taking over Thursday nights on CBS

Despite already dominating in the ratings, CBS couldn't resist adding the NFL to weekday roster.

Neymar, Suarez play first game since World Cup exits

Nadal nursing wrist, won't defend U.S. Open title

Taveras gets two hits in Cardinals' loss to Padres

Rain halted play later in the evening. The game was delayed 1 hour, 46 minutes and only a handful of the crowd of 44,079 stayed to watch the finish.

Royals score 7 in 2nd, beat Twins 12-6

Kansas City sent 11 batters to the plate in the big second, keyed by two-run singles for Alcides Escobar and Nori Aoki. The Royals then started hitting the ball out of the park after a 54-minute rain delay in the fourth.


Twins win 4-1, snap Royals' 3-game win streak

Phil Hughes threw seven sharp innings, Kurt Suzuki hit his third homer of the season and the Minnesota Twins beat first-place Kansas City 4-1cq on Saturday night to snap the Royals' three-game winning streak.

Sam Bradford looks sharp in 21-7 preseason loss to Packers

St. Louis Rams quarterback Sam Bradford, who said weeks ago that the left knee was no longer a concern, was 9 for 12 for 101 yards and an 11-yard touchdown to Lance Kendricks.

Cam Newton will play for Panthers against Chiefs

Panthers coach Ron Rivera expects Cam Newton to play at least a quarter, but said it's possible the two-time Pro Bowl quarterback could see additional action.

NASCAR announces ban on drivers approaching track

The new rule takes effect immediately and applies to all NASCAR series.

It remains to be seen how NASCAR will enforce its provision, and how much the threat of penalties will deter drivers in the heat of the moment.