Now that the Tour de France is over, the spotlight in cycling is shifting to North America.
PHILADELPHIA - Domonic Brown hit a two-run homer and Ryan Howard drove in four runs, helping David Buchanan and the Philadelphia Phillies beat the Atlanta Braves 9-3 Friday night.
GAINESVILLE, Va. - Ryo Ishikawa, who was even par for the day before he birdied the last three holes at Robert Trent Jones Golf Club. Ishikawa had 68 to reach 11-under and take a one-shot lead in the Quicken Loans Classic.
LONG POND, Pa. - Kyle Busch will start his drive for his fourth consecutive NASCAR Sprint Cup victory from a familiar spot, out front and in first.
Supermicro computers at a ballpark in California called balls and strikes in what is believed to be the first time in professional baseball an umpire didn't handle those duties.
KUALA LUMPUR, Malaysia - Throughout more than 120 years of Olympic history, no city has played host to both the winter and summer games.
ATLANTA -- The first-place Los Angeles Dodgers have bolstered their pitching staff, acquiring Alex Wood, Jim Johnson and Luis Avilan from the Atlanta Braves and Mat Latos from the Miami Marlins and in a 13-player deal.
Georgia will begin the 2015 football season exactly where it ended the 2014 season - ranked No. 9 in the Amway Coaches Poll.
The Cal Stars bounced back from an early deficit to rout the Indy Lady Gym Rats in the Nike Nationals Championship on Thursday at Riverview Park.
Rahmeer Carter, 14, qualified for the maximum four events in the AAU Junior Olympics, which will take place Aug. 3-8 at Norfolk State University in Virginia.