July 23, 2014

NASCAR: Joey Logano makes Chase move after key win at Michigan


Joey Logano celebrates in victory lane after winning the Pure Michigan 400 at Michigan International Speedway.(Photo: Andrew Weber, USA TODAY Sports) (PhatzRadio / AP) — BROOKLYN, Mich. — Joey Logano gave Ford a Sprint Cup sweep in Michigan — and enabled team owner Roger Penske to celebrate a victory in his home state. Now Logano [...]

NASCAR: Earnhardt gearing up to make a run at victory


LONG POND, Pa. (AP) By the time Dale Earnhardt Jr. reached Victory Lane last season at Michigan, the win seemed as much inevitable as implausible. One top 10 finish at a time, Earnhardt built and built before a four year and 143-race winless streak was snapped; a legion of fans sent into a frenzy as [...]

MLB: Scalding-hot hitters like Cano will try to carry their clubs in October


Robinson Cano #24 of the New York Yankees hits a two run home run against the Boston Red Sox during the fourth inning of their game on October 3, 2012 at Yankee Stadium in the Bronx borough of New York City (October 2, 2012 – Source: Al Bello/Getty Images North America) (PhatzRadio / AP) — [...]

MLB: Rangers, Napoli finalize 1-year deal worth $9.4M


Mike Napoli #25 of the Texas Rangers reacts after striking out in the fourth inning during Game Seven of the MLB World Series against the St. Louis Cardinals at Busch Stadium on October 28, 2011 in St Louis, Missouri. (October 27, 2011 – Photo by Ezra Shaw/Getty Images North America) ARLINGTON, Texas (AP) — Catcher [...]