DeJong, Wainwright deck Mets again

July 18, 2017 NEW YORK (AP) — Just when it seemed the St. Louis Cardinals were getting themselves into trouble, Brett Cecil made one big pitch and the …

Lester dominates as Cubs hold off Braves

July 18, 2017 ATLANTA (AP) — Jon Lester bounced back from the shortest start of his career by allowing only one run in seven innings and Chicago stopped …

ACC, SEC football now on similar footing

July 18, 2017 CHARLOTTE, N.C. (AP) — For years, the Atlantic Coast Conference has been regarded as the basketball power lagging in football behind Southeastern Conference, considered …

Riley goes from OC to youngest head coach

July 18, 2017 FRISCO, Texas (AP) — Lincoln Riley never expected this. Two months ago, he was the offensive coordinator at Oklahoma. On Monday, the 33-year-old …

Allen vows to try less, succeed more

July 18, 2017 Nate Allen FAYETTEVILLE — Though he’s working with a less-experienced supporting cast, senior quarterback Austin Allen vows to try less …