SAN FRANCISCO (AP) — In a rare scheduling perk, the Cleveland Indians didn't have to travel far for a much-needed change of scenery after a disappointing weekend dud at Oakland.
- Written by By JANIE McCAULEY , AP Baseball Writer
LONDON (AP) — Roger Federer's eighth Wimbledon title has pushed him up two spots and back to No. 3 in the ATP rankings after he ended last season at No. 16.
With the mind-boggling money being doled out in NBA contracts, players don't seem to be overly concerned about state taxes — or the lack of them.
COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) — Ohio State lineman Chris Spielman, the 1987 Lombardi Award winner and an NFL All-Pro, filed an antitrust lawsuit against Ohio State University and talent management giant IMG Friday, alleging that his likeness and that of other Ohio State football players were used in marketing programs without compensation. Spielman filed the lawsuit in federal court in Columbus on behalf of current and former Ohio State football players, including Archie Griffin, the only two-time Heisman Trophy winner. Spielman and Griffin issued statements about the lawsuit to The Associated Press.
LOS ANGELES (AP) — Mikaela Mayer is giving up her gold medal dreams to chase even bigger fighting rewards.