AP Top 25 Heat Check: Voters quick to invest in Notre Dame

Texas out. Notre Dame in.

Those brand-name teams often get the benefit of the doubt early in the season from AP college football poll voters — though that doesn't necessarily last very long.

  • Written by By RALPH D. RUSSO , AP College Football Writer

Anderson edges Querrey at Open to reach 1st Slam semifinal

NEW YORK (AP) — Kevin Anderson moved into his first Grand Slam semifinal at age 31, emerging from a back-and-forth showdown between big servers to beat Sam Querrey 7-6 (5), 6-7 (9), 6-3, 7-6 (7) at the U.S. Open.

Tennis Anderson

  • Written by By HOWARD FENDRICH , AP Tennis Writer

Make it 13: Indians beat White Sox 9-4 for 13th straight win

CHICAGO (AP) — Jose Ramirez stole pitcher Danny Salazar's bat a couple of weeks ago. It's the same weight as his usual lumber, but he likes the handle.

It definitely belongs to him now.

  • Written by By JAY COHEN , AP Sports Writer