RiverDogs survive Gregorio's start to beat GreenJackets

Despite 10 strikeouts over six solid innings, Augusta's Joan Gregorio didn't receive run support in a 5-0 loss to the Charleston RiverDogs on Sunday.
By David Lee

Braves' Wood carves up Marlins

ATLANTA - Alex Wood struck out 12 in eight dominant innings and Evan Gattis homered to help the Atlanta Braves beat the Marlins 1-0 on Sunday.
By George Henry

Kahne wins at Atlanta, earns spot in Chase

HAMPTON, Ga. - Kasey Kahne bounced back from poor pit stop to win the Sprint Cup Series race at Atlanta Motor Speedway on Sunday night.

Gurley's performance draws plenty of praise

ATHENS, Ga. - Georgia's Todd Gurley is uncomfortable in front of the cameras. Well, the junior running back better get used to it if he keeps playing like he did in a 45-21 victory over Clemson.
By Paul Newberry

Palmetto State powers open with a thud

COLUMBIA - Maybe it's not too early for some Palmetto panic after No. 9 South Carolina and No. 16 Clemson both were blown out on opening weekend.
By Pete Iacobelli

Heath: Georgia Southern better than advertised

Talent-wise, Georgia Southern appeared to be on equal terms with North Carolina State on Saturday.
By Donald Heath

Seminoles moving on after scare

ARLINGTON, Texas - Jameis Winston said No. 1 Florida State did a little celebrating in the locker room after leaving the field seemingly less than thrilled with a closer-than-expected win over Oklahoma State.

In the NFL, imitation is often a form of flattery

In 2014, there will be plenty of plagiarism between the lines, on the sidelines, in the coaching boxes and even in the marketing departments.
By Barry Wilner

Ex-Dog moves to top of crowded leaderboard

NORTON, Mass. -- Russell Henley made five birdies in a seven-hole stretch Sunday and had a 6-under 65 to take a one-shot lead in the Deutsche Bank Championship.
By Doug Ferguson

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Solving the schedules

If the 14-team Southeastern and Atlantic Coast conferences would scrap the two-division system, they could maintain essential rivalries while establishing more frequent competition within the conferences.

49er facing domestic violence charges

San Francisco 49ers defensive tackle Ray McDonald was arrested early Sunday on felony domestic violence charges after officers responded to a home in an upscale neighborhood, San Jose police said.

Blaney takes Trucks race

BOWMANVILLE, Ontario - Ryan Blaney edged German Quiroga by 0.049 seconds to win the Truck Series race on the road course at Canadian Tire Motorsports Park.

Wozniacki beats heat, Sharapova in fourth round

NEW YORK - Caroline Wozniacki trusts her stamina so much that she plans to return to New York in two months to run a marathon.
By Rachel Cohen

Player's death seen as part of wider Algerian troubles

ALGIERS, Algeria - Algerian youths are storming pitches, stoning players and clashing outside stadiums in a wave of hooliganism seen as an outlet for daily frustrations such as joblessness, weak institutions and sheer boredom. 
By Karim Kebir

Couples wins Champions Tour event in Calgary

CALGARY, Alberta - Fred Couples won the Champions Tour's Shaw Charity Classic on Sunday, chipping in for eagle for a course-record 9-under-par 61 and beating Billy Andrade with a tap-in birdie on the first hole of a playoff.

No. 10 Baylor romps past SMU

WACO, Texas - Quarterback Bryce Petty had three touchdowns before leaving with a back injury as No. 10 Baylor opened with a 45-0 rout of Southern Methodist on Sunday.

Overtime

In Aramon Valdelinares, Spain, Nairo Quintana took the overall lead of the Spanish Vuelta from Movistar teammate Alejandro Valverde on a rainy and mountainous ninth stage won by Winner Anacona on Sunday.

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