Boys of summer: Phenoms hit All-Star game

July 16, 2013 NEW YORK (AP) — Flip on any highlight show and you’re almost sure to see them, with those peach-fuzz faces and boyish features beneath their …

Cespedes steals show from All-Stars

July 16, 2013 NEW YORK (AP) — The Home Run Derby champion didn’t even make the All-Star team. Yoenis Cespedes won baseball’s power-hitting competition with a dazzling display …

Petrino expects to win

July 16, 2013 NEW ORLEANS (AP) — Bobby Petrino expects his only year in the Sun Belt Conference with Western Kentucky to be a memorable one, and not …

Sports Briefs

July 16, 2013 Pro baseball NEW YORK (AP) — With his staff pursuing yet another investigation into performance-enhancing drugs, Commissioner Bud Selig defended baseball’s drug-testing …

Woods says his elbow is ‘good to go’

July 16, 2013 GULLANE, Scotland (AP) — Tiger Woods said his ailing left elbow is “good to go” for the British Open, and he insisted Tuesday there’s no …

Numbers look good for kids triathlon

July 15, 2013 The numbers were up and down for the Bad Boy Kids Triathlon for Literacy. Ninty-six competitors registered for the swim-bike-run races Saturday on the Lyon …

Sullivan wins Comp Cams

July 15, 2013 LOCUST GROVE — Jack Sullivan led the Comp Cams Super Dirt Series feature event from beginning to end Friday at the Batesville Motor Speedway as …

Carpenter faces Travelers in rehab start

July 15, 2013 LITTLE ROCK (AP) — The Arkansas Travelers are set to face 2005 National League Cy Young Award winner Chris Carpenter as the former St. Louis …