(Advertisement)

Professional

RSS

Scuffling Johnson's home run enough to carry Travs

TRAVELERS 2, DRILLERS 1

Subscriber onlySherman Johnson has scuffled through August a bit more than any of his Arkansas Travelers teammates, but the second baseman was the biggest reason the Travs' winning streak reached seven games Wednesday night. Continue reading...

Lions trade tackle Williams to Patriots

Subscriber onlyThe Detroit Lions have traded tackle Michael Williams to the New England Patriots for an undisclosed 2016 draft pick. Continue reading...

Clutch hits sparks Northwest Arkansas to win

Naturals 5, Cardinals 3

Subscriber onlyJorge Bonifacio and Ramon Torres provided the timely hits in clutch situations Wednesday, and Northwest Arkansas continued a recent spell of winning ways with a 5-3 victory against Springfield on Wednesday at Arvest Ballpark. Continue reading...

Mallett's unhappy as backup

Wanted to be starter ‘more than anything’

Subscriber onlyRyan Mallett was still seething Tuesday, a day after Brian Hoyer beat him out to earn the Houston Texans' starting quarterback job. "Am I disappointed? Yeah," said Mallett, a former Arkansas Razorbacks quarterback. "Angry? Little bit." Continue reading...

A's don't toy with showing Gallego door

Subscriber onlyThe Oakland Athletics are having a sorry season, but at least they didn't let 15,000 Mike Gallego windmill windup toys go to waste. Continue reading...

American Pharoah big favorite for Travers

Horse Racing

Subscriber onlyTriple Crown winner American Pharoah is the overwhelming favorite at 1-5 in a 10-horse field for Saturday’s Travers Stakes at Saratoga Race Course. Continue reading...

Domestic violence policy promising

Subscriber onlyMajor League Baseball has a sweeping new policy for disciplining players involved in investigations of domestic violence, sexual assault and child abuse. Continue reading...

Evan Mathis signs one-year deal with Broncos

Subscriber onlyTwo-time Pro Bowl guard Evan Mathis has agreed to a one-year deal with the Denver Broncos that could be worth up to $4 million. Continue reading...

Astros' Keuchel, Gomez rankle Yankees in blowout

Astros 15, Yankees 1

Subscriber onlyCarlos Gomez and Evan Gattis both homered and drove in four runs, sending former Arkansas Razorback Dallas Keuchel and the Houston Astros to a 15-1 blowout of the New York Yankees that briefly got testy Tuesday night. Continue reading...

Nationals' Span back from DL

Subscriber onlyDenard Span has been reinstated from the 15-day disabled list by the Washington Nationals. The center fielder missed 40 games with a back injury. Continue reading...

Matchup of top lefties lives up to billing

Travelers 1, Drillers 0

Subscriber onlyThe two highly regarded pitching prospects didn't disappoint a sparse crowd Tuesday night at Dickey-Stephens Park in North Little Rock. Continue reading...

ESPN removes Schilling from game

Subscriber onlyCurt Schilling, the ESPN "Sunday Night Baseball" analyst and former major league pitcher, was pulled from calling a Little League World Series game Tuesday night because of a post he shared on his Twitter account that suggested extremist Muslims were comparable to Nazis. Continue reading...

Schwindel's grand slam lifts Naturals to win

NW Arkansas 7, Springfield 4

Subscriber onlyNorthwest Arkansas opened its final home stand of the regular season with a bang. Continue reading...

Naturals' rotation coming together

Subscriber onlySPRINGDALE -- Northwest Arkansas lost two starting pitchers at the trade deadline a month ago, but Naturals manager Vance Wilson said the rotation has come together in August. Continue reading...

Bowyer's future, status for Chase not locked in

Subscriber onlyBRISTOL, Tenn. -- All of the crew members who work on Clint Bowyer's team know they'll be out of a job in 12 more races. Like everyone else at Michael Waltrip Racing, they face an uncertain future in NASCAR after this week's announcement that the organization will close at the end of the season. Continue reading...