News archive from 30 July 2012

Braves complete sweep, beat Halladay, Phillies 6-2

Braves complete sweep, beat Halladay, Phillies 6-2

ATLANTA -- Jason Heyward and Chipper Jones homered off Roy Halladay, and the Atlanta Braves completed a three-game sweep of the last-place Philadelphia Phillies with a 6-2 victory Sunday. Atlanta, which began the day four games behind first-place...

 
Morneau homers to help Twins sweep Indians 5-1

Morneau homers to help Twins sweep Indians 5-1

MINNEAPOLIS -- Justin Morneau hit a two-run homer, Brian Duensing threw six smooth innings as a late fill-in for Francisco Liriano and the Minnesota Twins finished a three-game sweep of the Cleveland Indians with a 5-1 victory on Sunday afternoon....

 
Jimmie Johnson wins record fourth Brickyard 400

Jimmie Johnson wins record fourth Brickyard 400

INDIANAPOLIS - Jimmie Johnson won the Brickyard 400 on Sunday, tying the record for the most wins by a NASCAR Sprint Cup Series driver at the Indianapolis Motor Speedway. Only Jeff Gordon, Johnson's Hendrick Motorsports teammate, has also won the race...

 

Jimmie Johnson dominant at Indy, wins 4th Brickyard 400

INDIANAPOLIS (AP) -- Jimmie Johnson stamped another exclamation point on his racing resume, winning his fourth career Brickyard 400 with a dominant drive at the Indianapolis Motor Speedway on Sunday. With the victory, Johnson joined Hendrick...

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Lochte fades as France wins 400 relay gold

LONDON -- France avenged its defeat to the United States in Beijing four years ago, snatching the gold medal in the men's 400-meter freestyle final at the London Olympics on Sunday.

 

Needham man struck, killed by motorist in Randolph

RANDOLPH, Mass.-State Police are looking for a motorist who authorities say struck and killed a Needham man on Route 24 in Randolph. Adam T. Trudeau was on foot at about 1:15 a.m. Sunday when he was struck. Police say he may have been standing in the...

 
Chen strikes out 12 as Orioles beat Athletics 6-1

Chen strikes out 12 as Orioles beat Athletics 6-1

BALTIMORE -- Rookie Wei-Yin Chen struck out a career-high 12, Matt Wieters hit a three-run homer and the Baltimore Orioles beat the Oakland Athletics 6-1 Sunday to avoid a three-game sweep. It was a rare setback for the A's, who fell to 18-4 this...

 
Giggs gets his Olympic goal as Britain beats UAE

Giggs gets his Olympic goal as Britain beats UAE

WEMBLEY, England -- Ryan Giggs got his goal and Britain got a 3-1 win over the United Arab Emirates to keep its Olympic title dreams going. With Prince William and David Beckham watching on, too. The 38-year-old Giggs capped a nifty buildup with a...

 

Two injured as boaters collide in waters off Coconut Grove

Two boaters are recovering on Sunday from injuries sustained in a hit-and-run crash in waters off Miami late Saturday evening. The collision occurred just before 11 p.m. off Marina Coconut Grove, according to the Florida Fish and Wildlife Conservation...

 

Jimmie Johnson dominant at Indy, wins 4th Brickyard 400

INDIANAPOLIS - Jimmie Johnson stamped another exclamation point on his racing resume, winning his fourth career Brickyard 400 with a dominant drive at the Indianapolis Motor Speedway on Sunday. With the victory, Johnson joined Hendrick Motorsports...

 

Schiano finally gets look at Bucs in full gear

TAMPA, Fla. -- A little more than six months after leaving Rutgers to take over the Tampa Bay Buccaneers, Greg Schiano is finally getting a close-up view of his new team in pads. The first-time NFL head coach liked what he saw Sunday, even if the...

 

VT woman faces DWI, manslaughter charge in crash

HEBRON, N.Y.-Sheriff's deputies say a 29-year-old Vermont woman has been charged with driving while intoxicated and vehicular manslaughter in a head-on crash that killed another driver. The Washington County Sheriff's office says Cassie Early of...

 

U.S. men's gymnasts hope best is yet to come

LONDON - Danell Leyva, 20, is from a family that immigrated to Florida from Cuba. John Orozco, 19, comes from the Bronx, a place in the world where gymnastics is not the first sport of choice. Or second, third or fourth or, he said, even 50th. Sam...

 

Rhode shoots to the top

LONDON - Contrary to popular belief at these London Olympics, Kim Rhode did not fire a shot heard 'round the world Sunday. She fired 99. Our Annie Oakley from California - who entered Sunday's women's skeet competition amid as much attention on a...

 
Tigers' Drew Smyly, out of a starting job, heads to Toledo

Tigers' Drew Smyly, out of a starting job, heads to Toledo

Toronto - There's your answer. Drew Smyly is the odd man out, as expected.With the acquisition of veteran starting pitcher Anibal Sanchez on Monday, Smyly, the left-handed rookie, lost his spot in the Tigers rotation. Smyly had been on the disabled...

 

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