Ex-Tar Heel Woods comfortable back home at South Carolina

AP Sports WriterEx-Tar Heel Woods comfortable back home at South CarolinaBy PETE IACOBELLICOLUMBIA, S.C. (AP) South Carolina guard Seventh Woods can't take a few steps around town these days without someone telling him it is good he came...

Drew Smyly agrees with Phillies, pending physical

Drew Smyly agrees with Phillies, pending physicalPITTSBURGH (AP) Left-hander Drew Smyly has agreed to a contract with the Philadelphia Phillies and is on track to start Sunday against Pittsburgh.Manager Gabe Kapler said Friday the agreement is pending a...

Scherzer won”t start for Nats against Atlanta this weekend

Scherzer won't start for Nats against Atlanta this weekendATLANTA (AP) Three-time Cy Young Award winner Max Scherzer won't come off the 10-day injured list to start for Washington against Atlanta this weekend.Scherzer was given a cortisone shot on...

Beanie Wells offering reward for capture of brother”s killer

Beanie Wells offering reward for capture of brother's killerAKRON, Ohio (AP) Former Ohio State and NFL player Beanie Wells is offering a $5,000 reward for the capture of the person who gunned down his brother.Akron police said 31-year-old...

Ex-Giants offensive lineman Mitch Petrus dies of heat stroke

Associated PressEx-Giants offensive lineman Mitch Petrus dies of heat strokeBy JILL BLEEDLITTLE ROCK, Ark. (AP) Offensive lineman Mitch Petrus, a walk-on at Arkansas who went on to a three-year NFL career that included a Super Bowl win with...

Media picks Alabama to beat Georgia again in SEC title game

Media picks Alabama to beat Georgia again in SEC title gameBIRMINGHAM, Ala. (AP) Defending Southeastern Conference champion Alabama is the favorite to once again beat Georgia in the title game in a preseason media poll.The Crimson Tide was...

Harbaugh Michigan looking to play game outside US

Harbaugh Michigan looking to play game outside USCHICAGO (AP) Michigan hasn't played a game outside the United States in more than a century but coach Jim Harbaugh said that will change soon.Asked about the possibility of playing a...

The Latest: Millen recovers from heart transplant surgery

The Latest: Millen recovers from heart transplant surgeryCHICAGO (AP) The Latest from Big Ten football media days (all times local):11:25 a.m.Matt Millen will be back in a broadcast booth when the coming college football season begins, new heart...

Harbaugh, Michigan looking to play game outside US

Harbaugh, Michigan looking to play game outside USCHICAGO (AP) Michigan hasn't played a game outside the United States in more than a century but coach Jim Harbaugh said that will change soon.Asked about the possibility of playing a...

Harbaugh, Michigan looking to play game outside US

Harbaugh, Michigan looking to play game outside USCHICAGO (AP) Michigan hasn't played a game outside the United States in more than a century but coach Jim Harbaugh said that will change soon.Asked about the possibility of playing a...