Cueto tosses gem as Royals beat Astros 7-2 in ALDS clincher

KANSAS CITY, Mo. (AP) — Johnny Cueto knew the Kansas City Royals had wagered much of their future on him, trading away a bevy of prospects in late July so that he could pitch in moments like this.

  • Written by DAVE SKRETTA, AP Sports Writer

UEFA leaders demand answers on Platini payment at meeting

GENEVA (AP) — UEFA leaders were meeting Thursday to decide whether to continue backing Michel Platini, with some not yet satisfied by his explanation for a payment that led to his 90-day FIFA suspension.

  • Written by ROB HARRIS, AP Sports Writer

PGA Tour season begins right after it ended

NAPA, Calif. (AP) — The Open is everything Rory McIlroy thought it would be.

And the tournament hasn't even started.

  • Written by DOUG FERGUSON, AP Golf Writer