England’s Georgia Hall wins Women’s British Open for 1st major title

LYTHAM ST. ANNES, England – Named in honor of a famous Masters victory, Georgia Hall has her hands on one of the big trophies in women’s golf at the age of 22. The Englishwoman reeled in long-time...

DATE: Aug. 5, 2018 | CATEGORY: Professional Sports

Chad Kelly outperforms Paxton Lynch in Broncos scrimmage

ENGLEWOOD – Chad Kelly outshined Paxton Lynch in the Denver Broncos’ scrimmage Sunday, and that might have earned him work with the No. 2 offense in his quest to win the backup job behind Case...

DATE: Aug. 5, 2018 | CATEGORY: Professional Sports

Undrafted underdog Phillip Lindsay making mark with Broncos

ENGLEWOOD – John Elway’s much-celebrated 2018 draft class is turning heads at the Broncos’ training camp, particularly ex-SMU receiver Courtland Sutton, a second-round pick whose spectacular...

DATE: Aug. 5, 2018 | CATEGORY: Professional Sports

Donald Trump rips LeBron James’ smarts hours before rally in Ohio

BRIDGEWATER, N.J. – Ahead of campaigning in Ohio on Saturday, President Donald Trump unleashed a withering attack on the state’s favorite son, savaging NBA star LeBron James in a late-night tweet...

DATE: Aug. 5, 2018 | CATEGORY: Professional Sports

Shaw, Peralta lift Brewers to past Rockies

MILWAUKEE – One big inning was enough for Travis Shaw and the Milwaukee Brewers, and quite costly for Tyler Anderson and the Colorado Rockies. Shaw hit a grand slam during Milwaukee’s six-run first...

DATE: Aug. 5, 2018 | CATEGORY: Professional Sports

Eric Thames hits walk-off homer, Brewers top Wade Davis and Rockies

MILWAUKEE – The first pitch Eric Thames swung at made him look foolish – a looping curveball that bounced at the plate. “I was like, ‘OK, see the ball and trust whatever happens, happens,’” Thames...

DATE: Aug. 3, 2018 | CATEGORY: Professional Sports

Thomas, Fleetwood, Poulter share lead at Firestone

AKRON, Ohio – Nobody has a better scoring average Saturday on the PGA Tour than Tiger Woods, and the Bridgestone Invitational would be a good time to keep that up. Woods might not have a choice....

DATE: Aug. 3, 2018 | CATEGORY: Professional Sports

PGA Championship celebrates 100

The PGA Championship has all the trappings of a big celebration this year. Thanks to a Sunday afternoon on the other side of the Atlantic, it feels even bigger. This is the 100th edition of the...

DATE: Aug. 3, 2018 | CATEGORY: Professional Sports

Bogey-free Pornanong leads Women’s British Open after 2nd 67

LYTHAM ST. ANNES, England – Pornanong Phatlum of Thailand is standing out at the Women’s British Open for more than just her pink golf ball. The 97th-ranked player has yet to drop a shot in two...

DATE: Aug. 3, 2018 | CATEGORY: Professional Sports

Joining football’s Hall of Fame hits home

CANTON, Ohio – Joining the most exclusive club in football truly hit home Friday for the Pro Football Hall of Fame’s class of 2018. Well, maybe not for the one guy missing, but certainly for Ray...

DATE: Aug. 3, 2018 | CATEGORY: Professional Sports

Urban Meyer defends himself and former assistant denies abuse

Urban Meyer defended himself Friday, admitting he was not forthright with reporters when questioned about 2015 allegations of domestic violence against one of his assistant coaches, but also...

DATE: Aug. 3, 2018 | CATEGORY: College Sports

Many non-pitchers seeing time on the rubber in MLB this year

DENVER – To summon a recent reliever, Cubs manager Joe Maddon didn’t even need to signal his bullpen. He just pointed toward his first baseman. Now pitching: Anthony Rizzo. That’s no sort of...

DATE: Aug. 3, 2018 | CATEGORY: Professional Sports