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Rockies drop Brewers to clinch playoff berth
It's a Rocktober redux for the Colorado Rockies, who are back in the playoffs after a one-year hiatus.
Source: LeGarrette Blount could be reinstated by Oregon Ducks
Oregon Ducks coach Chip Kelly has called a news conference after Friday's practice to discuss the possible reinstatement of suspended running back LeGarrette Blount, The Oregonian reported Thursday.
14-year-old Alexis Thompson shot off lead at Navistar LPGA Classic
Scotland's Janice Moodie shot a bogey-free 8-under 64 on Thursday to take a one-stroke lead over 14-year-old Alexis Thompson in the Navistar LPGA Classic, with Michelle Wie and top-ranked Lorena Ochoa two strokes back.
Report: Tiger Woods career earnings top $1 billion
The $10 million bonus Tiger Woods received by winning the FedEx Cup title makes him the first athlete to earn $1 billion, Forbes.com reported.
Brett Favre of Minnesota Vikings: Revenge on Green Bay Packers management not motivation for comeback
Brett Favre says he isn't out for revenge against the Green Bay Packers on Monday night, contradicting his previously stated desire to stick it to the man who traded him, general manager Ted Thompson.
Ovechkin dazzles on opening night as Caps roll
Alex Ovechkin had two goals and an assist, and Jose Theodore stopped 19 shots to lead the Washington Capitals to a 4-1 victory over the Boston Bruins on Thursday night in the season-opener.
Bengie Molina eyes return to San Francisco Giants if team shows him he's wanted
Bengie Molina would like to return to the San Francisco Giants next season if the team shows him he's wanted.
Jose Reyes of New York Mets disappointed by hamstring tear, but should be ready for next season
Jose Reyes' latest injury setback devastated him to the point he was "practically in tears," but the initial diagnosis is that the tear in his hamstring will not cost the shortstop any time next season, his agent said.
Dallas Cowboys owner Jerry Jones says Marion Barber should play against Denver Broncos
Cowboys owner Jerry Jones said starting running back Marion Barber should play Sunday at Denver.
Delonte West returns to Cleveland Cavaliers after missing two days of training camp
Delonte West has returned to the Cavaliers after missing the first two days of training camp.
Minnesota Twins insulted by notion of stealing Detroit Tigers' signs
The Twins reacted with a mix of anger and amusement to an Internet video that suggests catcher and MVP candidate Joe Mauer was stealing signs from second base in Tuesday's game against the Tigers.
2016 Olympic race too close to call ahead of vote
Only Tokyo seems to have fallen out of the running. Otherwise, it was still too close to call between Rio de Janeiro, Chicago and Madrid.
New Jersey Devils, Brendan Shanahan part ways on eve of season
Veteran forward Brendan Shanahan and the New Jersey Devils have parted way less than two days before their NHL season opener.
Nike denies signing Michael Vick to sponsorship pact
Contrary to his agent's claims, Michael Vick doesn't have a sponsorship agreement with Nike.
Philadelphia Eagles' Michael Vick signs new sponsorship contract with Nike
Michael Vick is back with Nike more than two years after the company severed ties over the quarterback's involvement in a dogfighting ring.
Dallas Cowboys' Flozell Adams fined
Cowboys LT Flozell Adams fined again, plans to appeal.
Cleveland Indians fire manager Eric Wedge
The Cleveland Indians have fired manager Eric Wedge in the final days of a disastrous season.
Ordonez's double puts Tigers in Central control
Magglio Ordonez hit a three-run double and the Detroit Tigers beat the Minnesota Twins 7-2 on Wednesday night to move closer to the AL Central title.
Trio of 2-run HRs push Rockies towards playoffs
Todd Helton, Carlos Gonzalez and Troy Tulowitzki each hit a two-run homer, and the Colorado Rockies moved closer to a playoff spot with a 10-6 win over the Milwaukee Brewers on Wednesday night.
USC's Stafon Johnson resting, tweeting after surgery
USC running back Stafon Johnson was resting and tweeting after emergency throat surgery.