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Sorry Tiger, some things are only for players in Ryder Cup

| | Sep 29 2016 - 12:05am | Comments

CHASKA, Minn. — The first awkward moment for Tiger Woods at the Ryder Cup came when he lined up to get into the U.S. team picture.

  1. | Posted: Sep 14 2016 - 12:05am

    ST. LOUIS — On a strange night at Busch Stadium, struggling starter Jaime Garcia got an early hook, his replacement Alex Reyes couldn’t find the plate but pitched four scoreless innings and the Cardinals got two two-run homers, both from players who hadn’t done much lately, in a 4-2 win over the Cubs on Tuesday night.

  2. | Posted: Sep 14 2016 - 12:05am

    THOUSAND OAKS, Calif. — The Los Angeles Rams have been mostly on the move for eight straight months. They’ve had little time to dwell on anything during their cross-country relocation and their nomadic new beginning in Southern California.

  3. | Posted: Sep 13 2016 - 12:05am

    The NCAA has pulled seven championship events from North Carolina, including opening-weekend men’s basketball tournament games, for the coming year due to a state law that some say can lead to discrimination against LGBT people.

  4. | Posted: Sep 13 2016 - 12:05am

    Running backs Jalen Richard and Spencer Ware and tight end Jack Doyle highlighted an opening Sunday for fantasy football that had far less chaos and surprise than previous opening weekends. While there’s less to learn long-term from 2016’s opening frame, there’s still plenty for fantasy owners to consider:

  5. | Posted: Sep 13 2016 - 12:05am

    SANTA CLARA, Calif. — With the San Francisco defense loaded up to stop Todd Gurley and the Los Angeles Rams running game, quarterback Case Keenum was unable to capitalize.

  6. | Posted: Sep 13 2016 - 12:05am

    LANDOVER, Md. — Ben Roethlisberger knew the retired Heath Miller, suspended teammates Le’Veon Bell and Martavis Bryant and the injured Markus Wheaton weren’t walking through that door. So he put the Pittsburgh Steelers’ young, largely untested offense on his shoulders.

  7. | Posted: Sep 12 2016 - 12:05am

    NEW YORK — Stan Wawrinka is the first to acknowledge he hasn’t always been the most consistent player — or the strongest mentally. That’s why, when he shows his mettle during a match, he likes to point his right index finger to his temple.

  8. | Posted: Sep 12 2016 - 12:05am

    GLENDALE, Ariz. — Jimmy Garoppolo, starting in place of suspended Tom Brady, threw for 264 yards and a touchdown, leading the severely depleted New England Patriots to a 23-21 victory over the favored Arizona Cardinals on Sunday night.

  9. | Posted: Sep 11 2016 - 12:06am

    NEW YORK — Early in what would become a tight test of a U.S. Open final, Angelique Kerber sprinted forward to somehow reach a drop shot and scoop a down-the-line winner that landed in a corner of the court.

  10. | Posted: Sep 11 2016 - 12:06am

    STILLWATER, Okla. — A mistake by the officials that extended the game when it should have been over allowed Central Michigan to score the winning touchdown on a desperation pass and lateral for an astonishing 30-27 upset of No. 22 Oklahoma State on Saturday.

  11. | Posted: Sep 10 2016 - 11:38pm

    Jimmy Garoppolo couldn’t have a tougher assignment in his first NFL start. While Tom Brady is suspended, the third-year quarterback faces the Arizona Cardinals, one of the Super Bowl favorites, a team owning a strong defense.

  12. | Posted: Sep 10 2016 - 12:05am

    Friday night when his son became a Hall of Famer, it was realized.

  13. | Posted: Sep 9 2016 - 12:05am

    NEW YORK — Angelique Kerber earned the No. 1 ranking before she stepped on court, then she went out there and looked like a top-ranked player.

  14. | Posted: Sep 9 2016 - 12:05am

    DENVER — Cam Newton will get a few extra days to recover from his latest beating by Von Miller and crew. At least he won’t have to seethe for seven months.

  15. | Posted: Sep 9 2016 - 12:05am

    NEW YORK — Having flopped with the New York Jets, Tim Tebow will try to revive his career as an outfielder with the Mets.