ARCADIA, Calif. (AP) - California Chrome was made the early even-money favorite Monday in a field of 10 for the $6 million Breeders' Cup Classic, in which the 2014 Kentucky Derby and Preakness winner will try to close the year with an undefeated record.
ALAMEDA (AP) - Whether it was lining up with too many people or in the wrong place, holding too much or hitting too late, the Oakland Raiders spent nearly the entire game on the wrong side of the NFL law.
CLEVELAND (AP) - Flash back to Oct. 12, 1920."An overjoyed crowd of nearly 28,000 fans blazed into a conflagration of hysterical excitement when the game was over and Cleveland had realized at last the baseball ambition of twoscore years," The New York Times wrote the following day.Stan Coveleski's five-hitter led Cleveland over Brooklyn 3-0 that afternoon at League Park for a 5-2 win in that year's best-of-nine World Series.The Indians have not won the championship at home since, a streak they hope will end tonight in Game 6 against the Chicago Cubs."We haven't ...
ARLINGTON, Texas (AP) - Dak Prescott threw a 5-yard touchdown pass to Jason Witten in overtime, giving the Dallas Cowboys their sixth straight win with a 29-23 victory over the Philadelphia Eagles on Sunday night.
Ninety years ago, on October 22, 1926, the "Thundering Herd" of Manteca High School conquered the Hilmar High eleven here this afternoon with a score of 13 to 0. It was the first CIF league game played in this section. Manteca outplayed the visitors from start to finish. Eddie Forsell, captain and fullback of the Mantecans, was the outstanding star of the game. His long punts and passes were excellent.