| Jul 6, 2011
Is Mark Martin ready to step down as a driver and shift his focus to the business side of stock-car racing? As an owner, perhaps?
No, Martin says.
Martin shot down rumors that he's interested in leaving Hendrick Motorsports to become an owner,...
| Aug 17, 2011
| 1:31 PM
The Bears Looking for a "Sod-mother"...
The controversy surrounding the slippery sod at Soldier Field isn't on solid footing behind the scenes. As Bears' and Chicago Park District bigwigs bicker about how best to maintain the field, my football feelers...
| May 28, 2012
| 7:04 AM
Louisville Slugger Museum
800 West Main Street
The museum is 7 days a week.
The Ballparks exhibition will run through mid August.
| May 29, 2012
| 8:39 AM
Who says America doesn't make stuff anymore? From cars to coffee, hot sauce to jumbo jets, we've got ten great places to see how the proverbial sausage is made.
—Ford Rouge Factory, Dearborn, Mich.
One of the most important sites in the history of...
| May 31, 2012
| 1:30 PM
TUCSON, Ariz. — Missouri State University sophomore Nick Petree (RHP, Clinton, Mo.) has been named the The Louisville Slugger NCAA Division I National Player of The Year, as released Thursday (May 31) as part of Collegiate Baseball newspaper's...
| Jun 1, 2012
| 5:00 PM
CORAL GABLES, FL – Second-seeded UCF scored the go-ahead run in the bottom of the eighth inning to top the Missouri State Bears, 2-1, Friday afternoon in NCAA Division I Championship opening-round action at the Coral Gables Regional. Chris Taladay&...
| Jun 5, 2012
| 9:22 AM
A few hours after taking LSU right-hander Kevin Gausman with the fourth overall pick of this year's MLB Draft, the Orioles selected another college arm with their second choice.
The Orioles selected University of Virginia junior right-hander Branden...
| Jun 5, 2012
| 6:02 PM
BLOOMINGTON, Ind. - Indiana Baseball's Micah Johnson and Chad Martin were both picked in the 2012 Major League Baseball Draft on Tuesday (June 5). Johnson was chosen by the south-side Chicago White Sox in the ninth round (291st overall) while the north-...
| Jun 11, 2012
| 9:55 AM
Any time a high-profile crime is committed, reporters want to start digging into the background of the suspect. It can not only reveal new insight into that individual but potentially expose failures in the system, which can serve as a guide for...
| Jun 14, 2012
First-time major champions are the rule in golf these days. The last three U.S. Opens, British Opens and PGAs, and last two Masters have welcomed new members to the club.
Curtis Strange suspects more of the same to transpire at this week'sU.S. Open,...
| Jul 8, 2012
She was one of the few women to pitch a perfect professional baseball game, a 1947 achievement that she downplayed decades later by saying: "I just got lucky."
Baseball records present a less-humble account of the career of Doris Sams. She was an all-...