Freeman injured, Braves cross fingers

May 18, 2017 Here’s a look at a few happenings around the majors today: Fingers crossed for Freddie: The Atlanta Braves will be nervously awaiting the …

Warriors, Spurs use break to rest, heal

May 18, 2017 OAKLAND, Calif. (AP) — Still unbeaten, the Golden State Warriors have a few days to heal up again. Gregg Popovich’s time will be spent …

Cubs hold off sliding Reds for 7-5 victory

May 18, 2017 CHICAGO (AP) — Anthony Rizzo and Kyle Schwarber drove in two runs apiece, and the Chicago Cubs handed the sloppy Cincinnati Reds their season-high fifth …

Aging Pimlico strains to keep Preakness

May 18, 2017 BALTIMORE (AP) — It’s Preakness week, so Pimlico Race Course is adorned with fresh flowers, coated in bright paint and filled with the …

Daly aims for strong follow-up

May 18, 2017 BIRMINGHAM, Ala. (AP) — His long victory drought over, John Daly now faces the challenge of following up a tour win for the first …

Sports Briefs

May 18, 2017 Pro football LOS ANGELES (AP) — The Los Angeles Chargers have signed safety Rayshawn Jenkins, their fourth-round draft pick. Jenkins agreed to …

Ram KO Scots in national tourney

May 17, 2017 HATTIESBURG, Miss. — The fourth-seeded Lyon College baseball team ran into a hot offense in second-seeded Texas Wesleyan University on Milton Wheeler Field in …