TODAY AT DEL MAR by Richard Eng
Matthew Bowman and Miguel Socolovich combined on a four-hitter as the 51s blanked the Iowa Cubs 2-0 on Friday night to take three of four game in Des Moines.
In the shadows of majestic Lamade Stadium, four Mountain Ridge baseball players took batting practice from their manager Friday afternoon.
The U.S. national team has canceled a trip to Senegal after the Ebola outbreak in West Africa. The Americans were scheduled to interrupt their World Cup of Basketball preparations to travel to the African continent for the first time, conducting a joint clinic on Aug. 27 with the Senegal national team.
Blake Decker was named UNLV’s starting quarterback on Friday, beating out fellow junior Nick Sherry. Decker is a junior college transfer.
Cleveland Browns quarterback Johnny Manziel is letting his rookie status show through again, this time for reportedly showing up late to a team meeting.
Veteran boxers Gabe Rosado and Bryan Vera are happy to be guinea pigs when Big Knockout Boxing makes its Nevada debut Saturday night at Mandalay Bay Events Center.
The defending Division I-A state champions are using a helmet cover designed to help reduce the impact players feel upon contact. The Crusaders will wear them during practices this season but not in games.
Seven teenagers were questioned by south Florida police after sneaking into the house of former Miami Heat basketball star Ray Allen and could face charges after frightening his wife and children, officials say.
San Francisco said goodbye Thursday to Candlestick Park with an evening concert by former Beatle Paul McCartney that finished about midnight. It will be demolished to make way for a housing, retail and entertainment development.