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Hamilton wins U.S. Grand Prix, Mercedes take title
Sun, 22 Oct 2017 17:26:03 -0400 - AUSTIN, Texas (Reuters) - Mercedes won the Formula One constructors' title for the fourth year in a row on Sunday but Lewis Hamilton must wait another week at least to become Britain's first four times world champion.

Cardinals' Palmer breaks arm, may be out for rest of season
Sun, 22 Oct 2017 17:31:11 -0400 - (The Sports Xchange) - Arizona Cardinals quarterback Carson Palmer suffered a broken left arm in Sunday's loss to the Los Angeles Rams at Twickenham Stadium in London.

Red Sox hire Astros coach Cora as new manager
Sun, 22 Oct 2017 17:22:17 -0400 - (The Sports Xchange) - The Boston Red Sox hired Alex Cora as their new manager on Sunday.

Baseball: Astros reach World Series after Game 7 win over Yankees
Sun, 22 Oct 2017 07:21:57 -0400 - (Reuters) - The Houston Astros reached Major League Baseball's World Series for the first time since 2005 after beating the New York Yankees 4-0 in Game Seven of the American League Championship Series on Saturday.

Bolt says he's serious about a soccer career
Sun, 22 Oct 2017 14:30:42 -0400 - AUSTIN, Texas (Reuters) - Usain Bolt says he is serious about starting up a soccer career now he has retired from sprinting -- and believes he could even be good enough to play for Jamaica.

Ruthless Pliskova eases past Williams in Singapore opener
Sun, 22 Oct 2017 08:49:45 -0400 - SINGAPORE (Reuters) - Karolina Pliskova put on a ruthless display of big hitting to swat aside crowd favorite Venus Williams 6-2 6-2 in the opening match of the WTA Finals at the Singapore Indoor Stadium on Sunday.

Muguruza keen to press on after seeing off Ostapenko
Sun, 22 Oct 2017 11:39:16 -0400 - SINGAPORE (Reuters) - Garbine Muguruza made a winning start to her third consecutive appearance at the WTA Finals with a 6-3 6-4 victory over Jelena Ostapenko on Sunday but the Spaniard will continue to push herself through the group stage knowing anything can happen.

Murata beats N'Dam in WBA middleweight title rematch
Sun, 22 Oct 2017 09:38:42 -0400 - (Reuters) - Japan's Ryota Murata scored a seventh-round technical knockout over Frenchman Hassan N'Dam to win the WBA middleweight title in a Tokyo rematch on Sunday.

Del Potro overcomes Dimitrov to retain Stockholm title
Sun, 22 Oct 2017 12:58:42 -0400 - (Reuters) - Fourth seed Juan Martin del Potro put himself in contention for the ATP World Tour Finals when he successfully defended his Stockholm Open title on Sunday, defeating top seed and 2013 champion Grigor Dimitrov 6-4 6-2.

Last Update at: Sun Oct 22 14:49:27 PDT 2017


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Dallas Cowboys kicker Dan Bailey leaves game with groin injury, ruled out
Sun, 22 Oct 2017 17:45:47 -0400 - SANTA CLARA, Calif. -- Dallas Cowboys kicker Dan Bailey sustained a right groin injury and was ruled out for the rest of the game in the first half of Sunday's game against the San Francisco 49ers at Levi's Stadium.

Backup QB Matt Moore rallies Miami Dolphins past New York Jets
Sun, 22 Oct 2017 17:43:47 -0400 - MIAMI GARDENS, Fla. -- Backup quarterback Matt Moore, facing a two-touchdown deficit, rallied the Miami Dolphins to a 31-28 win over the New York Jets on Sunday afternoon at Hard Rock Stadium.

Jared Goff helps Los Angeles Rams steamroll Arizona Cardinals
Sun, 22 Oct 2017 17:41:51 -0400 - Jared Goff threw for 235 yards and a touchdown as the Los Angeles Rams crushed the Arizona Cardinals 33-0 on Sunday at Twickenham Stadium in London.

Buffalo Bills come back to beat Tampa Bay Buccaneers
Sun, 22 Oct 2017 17:39:10 -0400 - ORCHARD PARK, N.Y. -- LeSean McCoy rushed for 91 yards and two touchdowns and Tyrod Taylor passed for 268 yards and a touchdown as the Buffalo Bills came from behind to win.

Tennessee Titans avoid upset with OT win over Cleveland Browns
Sun, 22 Oct 2017 17:37:23 -0400 - CLEVELAND -- Ryan Succop kicked a 47-yard field goal with 1:55 left in overtime Sunday to give the Tennessee Titans a 12-9 victory over the Cleveland Browns.

Blake Bortles, Jacksonville Jaguars dominate Indianapolis Colts
Sun, 22 Oct 2017 17:35:22 -0400 - INDIANAPOLIS -- Blake Bortles completed 18 of 26 passes for 330 yards and a touchdown, and the Jacksonville Jaguars dominated the Indianapolis Colts 27-0 on Sunday in Lucas Oil Stadium.

New Orleans Saints beat Green Bay Packers for fourth straight win
Sun, 22 Oct 2017 17:32:17 -0400 - GREEN BAY, Wis. -- Drew Brees continued his mastery of the Green Bay Packers in leading the New Orleans Saints to a 26-17 victory on Sunday at Lambeau Field.

Eddie Jackson's defensive TDs lead Chicago Bears past Carolina Panthers
Sun, 22 Oct 2017 17:30:20 -0400 - CHICAGO -- Rookie safety Eddie Jackson became the first player in NFL history to score two defensive touchdowns of at least 75 yards in the same game, and the Chicago Bears made them stand up.

Kai Forbath kicks six field goals as Minnesota Vikings stop Baltimore Ravens
Sun, 22 Oct 2017 17:27:14 -0400 - MINNEAPOLIS -- On a day that belonged to the kickers, Minnesota's offense did just enough to spur the Vikings to their third consecutive win over the Baltimore Ravens.

NCAA college football Top 25 AP poll update, rankings: Michigan Wolverines drop out of poll
Sun, 22 Oct 2017 17:23:25 -0400 - Michigan dropped out of the Top 25 for the first time in two years, while Notre Dame jumped into the top 10 for the first time this season in the Associated Press college football poll released Sunday.

Boston Red Sox hire Houston Astros bench coach Alex Cora as manager
Sun, 22 Oct 2017 17:20:31 -0400 - The Boston Red Sox hired Alex Cora as their new manager on Sunday.

Ole Miss Rebels QB Shea Patterson tears PCL, out for rest of season
Sun, 22 Oct 2017 15:48:16 -0400 - Ole Miss quarterback Shea Patterson will miss the rest of the season with a torn knee ligament, the school announced Sunday.

Buffalo Bills CB E.J. Gaines departs with hamstring injury vs. Tampa Bay Buccaneers
Sun, 22 Oct 2017 15:44:01 -0400 - ORCHARD PARK, N.Y. -- Buffalo Bills cornerback E.J. Gaines left Sunday's game against the Tampa Bay Buccaneers with a hamstring injury and will not return.

Cleveland Browns LT Joe Thomas out with triceps injury vs. Tennessee Titans
Sun, 22 Oct 2017 15:42:05 -0400 - CLEVELAND -- Cleveland Browns All-Pro left tackle Joe Thomas was knocked out of Sunday's game against the Tennessee Titans with a left triceps injury with 5:31 left in the third quarter.

Miami Dolphins QB Jay Cutler leaves vs. New York Jets with chest injury
Sun, 22 Oct 2017 15:39:00 -0400 - MIAMI GARDENS, Fla. -- Miami Dolphins quarterback Jay Cutler left Sunday's game against the New York Jets due to a chest injury.

Arizona Cardinals QB Carson Palmer leaves game with left arm injury
Sun, 22 Oct 2017 15:37:08 -0400 - Arizona Cardinals quarterback Carson Palmer went to the locker room with a left arm injury in Sunday's game against the Los Angeles Rams in London at Twickenham Stadium.

Fantasy Football: Leonard Fournette expected to miss game vs. Indianapolis Colts
Sun, 22 Oct 2017 10:39:23 -0400 - Jacksonville Jaguars rookie Leonard Fournette is not expected to play Sunday against the Indianapolis Colts.

Fantasy Football: DeMarco Murray will play for Tennessee Titans
Sun, 22 Oct 2017 10:19:09 -0400 - Running back DeMarco Murray will be active for the Tennessee Titans' matchup Sunday against the Cleveland Browns.

Stephen Curry throws mouthpiece at referee, ejected from Golden State Warriors loss
Sun, 22 Oct 2017 09:31:09 -0400 - NBA superstars Stephen Curry and Kevin Durant were both kicked out of a Golden State Warriors' loss after Curry chucked his mouthpiece at a referee.

Boston Celtics' Kyrie Irving says he doesn't regret yelling expletive at fan
Sun, 22 Oct 2017 09:02:29 -0400 - Kyrie Irving says he doesn't regret shouting an expletive at a fan Friday at halftime of a Boston Celtics game.

Jermaine Whitehead: Green Bay Packers sign safety to active roster
Sun, 22 Oct 2017 00:35:44 -0400 - The Green Bay Packers have added safety Jermaine Whitehead to the active roster from the practice squad.

Jaydon Mickens: Jacksonville Jaguars add WR from practice squad
Sun, 22 Oct 2017 00:32:38 -0400 - The Jacksonville Jaguars have promoted wide receiver Jaydon Mickens from the practice squad to the 53-man active roster.

No. 10 Oklahoma State escapes Texas in OT
Sun, 22 Oct 2017 00:08:26 -0400 - AUSTIN, Texas -- With Oklahoma State's national-leading offense stuck in neutral by the play of Texas' smash-mouth, bend-but-don't-break defense, it was up to someone on the other side of the ball to make a winning play for the 10th-ranked Cowboys.

No. 13 Notre Dame runs over No. 11 USC
Sun, 22 Oct 2017 00:05:21 -0400 - SOUTH BEND, Ind. -- Running back Josh Adams and quarterback Brandon Wimbush led another impressive Notre Dame rushing attack on Saturday, sparking the No. 13 Fighting Irish to a 49-14 rout of No. 11 USC.

Last Update at: Sun Oct 22 14:49:27 PDT 2017

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Astros reach World Series, top Yankees 4-0 in Game 7 of ALCS
Sun, 22 Oct 2017 05:30:12 GMT - HOUSTON (AP) -- Jose Altuve embraced Justin Verlander as confetti rained down. An improbable thought just a few years ago, the Houston Astros are headed to the World Series....

Hot World Series on deck: Altuve, Astros vs Kershaw, Dodgers
Sun, 22 Oct 2017 04:45:55 GMT - Big-time aces Clayton Kershaw and Justin Verlander. Playoff boppers Jose Altuve and Justin Turner....

Perfect last-second decision for ALCS MVP Verlander, Astros
Sun, 22 Oct 2017 03:44:08 GMT - HOUSTON (AP) -- That last-second decision by Justin Verlander has turned out perfectly for the Houston Astros....

Sabathia can't save Yankees again with loss in ALCS Game 7
Sun, 22 Oct 2017 05:40:40 GMT - HOUSTON (AP) -- CC Sabathia doesn't sound like he wants to be finished with the New York Yankees, even though they are done this season....

Penn State pay back: No. 2 Nittany Lions beat Michigan 42-13
Sun, 22 Oct 2017 04:58:48 GMT - STATE COLLEGE, Pa. (AP) -- The whiteout at Penn State is one of the most mesmerizing scenes in college football. With more than 100,000 fans dressed in white, Beaver Stadium virtually glows as night falls in Happy Valley....

Streak over: Magic end 17-game skid to Cavs, 114-93
Sun, 22 Oct 2017 03:55:59 GMT - CLEVELAND (AP) -- The Orlando Magic certainly know how to end a long losing streak....

Mayfield, Anderson lead No. 9 Sooners past K-State, 42-35
Sun, 22 Oct 2017 01:40:47 GMT - MANHATTAN, Kan. (AP) -- Oklahoma has made a habit of squandering early leads much of this season....

No. 13 Notre Dame hammers No. 11 USC 49-14
Sun, 22 Oct 2017 04:34:20 GMT - SOUTH BEND, Ind. (AP) -- Coach Brian Kelly expected 13th-ranked Notre Dame to win big against No. 11 Southern California. He even wrote it down on a piece of paper in the locker room before the game....

AP Top 25 Takeaways: Suffering at Texas and Florida State
Sun, 22 Oct 2017 00:10:16 GMT - Another painfully close loss for Texas. Another Florida State flop....

Last Update at: Sun Oct 22 14:49:26 PDT 2017