AP - ap.online.headlines.sports http://www.comcast.net?cid=rssfeed&attr=article_ AP - ap.online.headlines.sports News Wed, 26 Oct 2016 05:50:09 -0400 Kluber, Perez, Indians beat Cubs 6-0 in World Series opener Wed, 26 Oct 2016 04:45:29 -0400 http://www.comcast.net/sports/articles/general/2016/10/26/BBO-World-Series/?cid=rssfeed&attr=article_sports_general_BBO-World-Series c9d8ec1afb93944a:53be5706:157e1487df6:-6228 CLEVELAND (AP) — Corey Kluber and the Cleveland Indians are off to a pitch-perfect start in the World Series. Leonard, Spurs spoil Durant's Warriors debut with blowout Wed, 26 Oct 2016 01:57:53 -0400 http://www.comcast.net/sports/articles/general/2016/10/26/BKN-Spurs-Warriors/?cid=rssfeed&attr=article_sports_general_BKN-Spurs-Warriors c9d8ec1afb93944a:53be5706:157e1487df6:-61ae OAKLAND, Calif. (AP) — Kawhi Leonard and the San Antonio Spurs put on such a basketball show they sent the loyal Golden State fans to a rare early exit. What a strange sight at Oracle Arena for opening night and Kevin Durant's long-awaited Warriors debut. Bling and baseball: Cleveland at center of sports storm Wed, 26 Oct 2016 01:31:53 -0400 http://www.comcast.net/news/articles/sports/2016/10/25/BKN--Cleveland_s.Big.Night/?cid=rssfeed&attr=article_news_sports_BKN--Cleveland_s.Big.Night c9d8ec1afb93944a:53be5706:157e1487df6:-675a CLEVELAND (AP) — Blinking back tears, LeBron James extended his right ring finger, the one sparkling with 400 diamonds, and touched the championship banner. Lester falters as Cubs lose to Indians 6-0 in Series opener Wed, 26 Oct 2016 01:37:48 -0400 http://www.comcast.net/sports/articles/general/2016/10/26/BBO-World-Series-Cubs-Lester/?cid=rssfeed&attr=article_sports_general_BBO-World-Series-Cubs-Lester c9d8ec1afb93944a:53be5706:157e1487df6:-61ed CLEVELAND (AP) — The Chicago Cubs lavished Jon Lester with a $155 million contract in the winter of 2014 precisely for moments like the one he faced Tuesday night. Any time is Miller time for Indians as Andrew dominates Wed, 26 Oct 2016 02:31:05 -0400 http://www.comcast.net/sports/articles/general/2016/10/26/BBO--World.Series-Miller.Time/?cid=rssfeed&attr=article_sports_general_BBO--World.Series-Miller.Time c9d8ec1afb93944a:53be5706:157e1487df6:-6138 CLEVELAND (AP) — David Ross marvels at Andrew Miller and the break on his sinister slider. Twice as nice: Indians' Perez hits 2 homers in Series opener Wed, 26 Oct 2016 01:47:20 -0400 http://www.comcast.net/sports/articles/general/2016/10/26/BBO--World.Series-Indians-Perez/?cid=rssfeed&attr=article_sports_general_BBO--World.Series-Indians-Perez c9d8ec1afb93944a:53be5706:157e1487df6:-61ec CLEVELAND (AP) — Once he rounded the bases a second time, propelled by a roaring crowd at Progressive Field, Roberto Perez began to understand what he had done. What to watch for in Game 2 of the World Series Wed, 26 Oct 2016 02:36:37 -0400 http://www.comcast.net/sports/articles/general/2016/10/26/BBO-Leading-Off/?cid=rssfeed&attr=article_sports_general_BBO-Leading-Off c9d8ec1afb93944a:53be5706:157e1487df6:-6135 What to watch for tonight in Game 2 of the World Series: McIlroy's caddie cashes in on FedEx Cup Wed, 26 Oct 2016 05:31:05 -0400 http://www.comcast.net/sports/articles/general/2016/10/26/GLF--McIlroy-Caddie/?cid=rssfeed&attr=article_sports_general_GLF--McIlroy-Caddie c9d8ec1afb93944a:53be5706:157e1487df6:-60bf SHANGHAI (AP) — Rory McIlroy didn't have to check his bank account to know that his FedEx Cup bonus had been deposited. James has triple-double as Cavs rout Knicks 117-88 in opener Tue, 25 Oct 2016 23:40:00 -0400 http://www.comcast.net/news/articles/sports/2016/10/26/BKN--Knicks-Cavaliers/?cid=rssfeed&attr=article_news_sports_BKN--Knicks-Cavaliers c9d8ec1afb93944a:53be5706:157e1487df6:-628c CLEVELAND (AP) — LeBron James took time to reflect as the Cleveland Cavaliers raised their championship banner. Crosby returns, leads Penguins past Panthers 3-2 Tue, 25 Oct 2016 23:05:41 -0400 http://www.comcast.net/news/articles/sports/2016/10/26/HKN--Panthers-Penguins/?cid=rssfeed&attr=article_news_sports_HKN--Panthers-Penguins c9d8ec1afb93944a:53be5706:157e1487df6:-6260 PITTSBURGH (AP) — Pittsburgh Penguins captain Sidney Crosby is just happy to be back playing hockey again. World Series Game 2 start moved up an hour, rain in forecast Wed, 26 Oct 2016 00:48:44 -0400 http://www.comcast.net/news/articles/sports/2016/10/26/BBO--World.Series-Time.Change/?cid=rssfeed&attr=article_news_sports_BBO--World.Series-Time.Change c9d8ec1afb93944a:53be5706:157e1487df6:-628d CLEVELAND (AP) — Chicago Cubs manager Joe Maddon was making a move on the mound during the World Series opener when first baseman Anthony Rizzo pointed out another change. Cubs slugger Schwarber returns, doubles in Game 1 Wed, 26 Oct 2016 02:08:30 -0400 http://www.comcast.net/news/articles/sports/2016/10/25/BBO--World.Series-Schwarber/?cid=rssfeed&attr=article_news_sports_BBO--World.Series-Schwarber c9d8ec1afb93944a:53be5706:157e1487df6:-639d CLEVELAND (AP) — The doctors told Kyle Schwarber the day after the Chicago Cubs slugger tore two ligaments in his left knee on April 7 that his season was over. AP Was There: Indians win the 1948 World Series Wed, 26 Oct 2016 02:31:55 -0400 http://www.comcast.net/sports/articles/general/2016/10/26/AP-Was-There-Indians-Win-World-Series/?cid=rssfeed&attr=article_sports_general_AP-Was-There-Indians-Win-World-Series c9d8ec1afb93944a:53be5706:157e1487df6:-6134 The Cleveland Indians had won their only World Series appearance in 1920 when they returned in 1948. HEISMAN WATCH: Can LSU's Fournette make a run at Jackson? Wed, 26 Oct 2016 00:19:48 -0400 http://www.comcast.net/news/articles/sports/2016/10/25/FBC--T25-Heisman.Watch/?cid=rssfeed&attr=article_news_sports_FBC--T25-Heisman.Watch c9d8ec1afb93944a:53be5706:157e1487df6:-64ef Even after missing three games with injuries, Leonard Fournette is poised to make some noise in the Heisman Trophy race. Bauer says pinkie good enough to go for Indians in Game 2 Tue, 25 Oct 2016 18:52:01 -0400 http://www.comcast.net/sports/articles/general/2016/10/25/BBO--World.Series-Game.2.Starters/?cid=rssfeed&attr=article_sports_general_BBO--World.Series-Game.2.Starters c9d8ec1afb93944a:53be5706:157e1487df6:-6341 CLEVELAND (AP) — The last time the baseball world caught a glimpse of Trevor Bauer's mangled pinkie finger on his right hand, it was grotesquely dripping blood onto the pitching rubber in Toronto during the AL Championship Series. Schwarber on Cubs' World Series roster; starting at DH Tue, 25 Oct 2016 18:26:05 -0400 http://www.comcast.net/sports/articles/general/2016/10/25/BBO--Rosters/?cid=rssfeed&attr=article_sports_general_BBO--Rosters c9d8ec1afb93944a:53be5706:157e1487df6:-65fa CLEVELAND (AP) — Kyle Schwarber was added to the Chicago Cubs' World Series roster and immediately inserted into the starting lineup for Tuesday night's opener against the Cleveland Indians. NHL officials in South Korea to inspect Olympic venues Tue, 25 Oct 2016 23:21:00 -0400 http://www.comcast.net/sports/articles/general/2016/10/26/OLY--Pyeongchang.2018-NHL.Visit/?cid=rssfeed&attr=article_sports_general_OLY--Pyeongchang.2018-NHL.Visit c9d8ec1afb93944a:53be5706:157e1487df6:-626e SEOUL, South Korea (AP) — National Hockey League representatives are in South Korea to inspect Olympic facilities as the league mulls a decision on whether to let its players appear for a sixth consecutive Olympics in Pyeongchang. DeMarcus Ware reports home burglary during Monday night game Tue, 25 Oct 2016 23:12:20 -0400 http://www.comcast.net/sports/articles/general/2016/10/25/FBN-Broncos-Ware-Burglarized/?cid=rssfeed&attr=article_sports_general_FBN-Broncos-Ware-Burglarized c9d8ec1afb93944a:53be5706:157e1487df6:-6406 DENVER (AP) — Police are investigating a burglary at the home of Denver Broncos outside linebacker DeMarcus Ware that occurred while he was at Monday night's football game with the Houston Texans. The Latest: Perez homers again, Indians lead Cubs 6-0 in 9th Tue, 25 Oct 2016 23:46:03 -0400 http://www.comcast.net/sports/articles/general/2016/10/25/BBO--World.Series-The.Latest/?cid=rssfeed&attr=article_sports_general_BBO--World.Series-The.Latest c9d8ec1afb93944a:53be5706:157e1487df6:-65e5 CLEVELAND (AP) — The Latest on the World Series (all times Eastern): Next year here: Lovable losers Cubs, Indians meet in Series Tue, 25 Oct 2016 11:09:19 -0400 http://www.comcast.net/news/articles/sports/2016/10/25/BBO--World.Series/?cid=rssfeed&attr=article_news_sports_BBO--World.Series c9d8ec1afb93944a:53be5706:157e1487df6:-68c2 CLEVELAND (AP) — The last time the Cleveland Indians won the World Series, Dewey led Truman in the polls. The Chicago Cubs' last title was 13 days after the first Ford Model T car was completed.