Gerrit Cole pitches Astros past Yankees in ALCS

NEW YORK – Gerrit Cole is making his pitch to own this October. A gritty Cole held the New York Yankees scoreless without his sharpest stuff, Jose Altuve sparked Houston at the plate and the Astros...

DATE: Oct. 15, 2019 | UPDATED: 6 days 6 hours ago | CATEGORY: Professional Sports

Tiger Woods to write a memoir on ups and downs of his career

NEW YORK – Tiger Woods is writing what he describes as his definitive story in a memoir titled “Back.” HarperCollins Publishers announced Tuesday it has acquired rights to the first memoir written...

DATE: Oct. 15, 2019 | CATEGORY: Professional Sports

2020 Tour de France: Mountains galore for pure climbers

PARIS – Like a giant roller-coaster from start to finish over five mountain ranges, next year’s Tour de France will feature new summits and only a few time-trial kilometers. That should delight...

DATE: Oct. 15, 2019 | CATEGORY: Professional Sports

Speedy recovery could help Froome race at Tour de France

PARIS – Four months after a career-threatening high-speed crash left him with multiple fractures, Chris Froome has resumed training in the hope that he can compete for a record-equaling fifth Tour...

DATE: Oct. 15, 2019 | CATEGORY: Professional Sports

LeBron James enters rift between NBA, China

EL SEGUNDO, Calif. – LeBron James has stepped into the spotlight of the now-strained relationship between the NBA and China with his comments about the league executive who started the ongoing...

DATE: Oct. 15, 2019 | CATEGORY: Professional Sports

NFL preseason game concussion rate increased by 44%

FORT LAUDERDALE, Fla. – The NFL says the number of concussions in exhibition games this year rose to 49 from 34 in 2018, an increase of 44% and a setback in efforts to reduce brain trauma. “We have...

DATE: Oct. 15, 2019 | CATEGORY: Professional Sports

Broncos LB Johnson making most of chance after long layoff

ENGLEWOOD – If Alexander Johnson is indeed rusty, his Denver Broncos teammates can’t wait to see how he’ll play when he shakes that rust off. Johnson’s first two NFL starts this month have produced...

DATE: Oct. 15, 2019 | CATEGORY: Professional Sports

Prep Spotlight: Durango’s Aedan Hall, Kai Skowlund look to impress at state tennis

Just when it appeared the Durango High School boys tennis team would not be participating at the 2019 Colorado High School Activities Association’s Class 4A state tournament, Aedan Hall and Kai...

DATE: Oct. 14, 2019 | CATEGORY: High School Sports

Strasburg pitches gem, Nationals 1 win from World Series

WASHINGTON –Stephen Strasburg took his turn silencing the Cardinals’ struggling bats, Nationals postseason star Howie Kendrick doubled three times and drove in three more runs, and Washington moved...

DATE: Oct. 14, 2019 | CATEGORY: Professional Sports

Four first-period goals lift Avalanche past Capitals

WASHINGTON – Even after sweeping a four-game homestand to start the season, the Colorado Avalanche felt they could do a better job of starting games. They proved themselves right Monday night...

DATE: Oct. 14, 2019 | CATEGORY: Professional Sports

Cycling great Eddy Merckx hospitalized after bike crash

BRUSSELS – A Belgian newspaper reported Monday that cycling great Eddy Merckx sustained head injuries in a crash while bike riding with friends. The Het Nieuwsblad newspaper said the 74-year-old...

DATE: Oct. 14, 2019 | CATEGORY: Professional Sports

Broncos reverse September slide with right defensive mix

ENGLEWOOD – Vic Fangio has settled on the right mix to restore Denver’s defensive dominance even without pass rusher Bradley Chubb and cornerback Bryce Callahan. The Broncos (2-4) collected seven...

DATE: Oct. 14, 2019 | CATEGORY: Professional Sports

click here to add your event
Area Events
Directory Plus

Search Directory Plus

Find:
Where: