| Oct 25, 2013
| 9:08 PM
The Washington Nationals will name five-time All-Star third baseman Matt Williams to be their new manager, according to multiple reports.
Williams, 47, will replace Davey Johnson, who retired at the end of the regular season. It is Williams' first...
| Nov 10, 2013
| 5:15 PM
Defending champion Novak Djokovic set up an enticing final against Rafael Nadal with a 6-3, 6-3 victory Sunday over Stanislas Wawrinka at the ATP World Tour Finals in London.
Nadal ended Roger Federer's hopes of finishing a disappointing season on a...
| Nov 5, 2013
| 9:32 AM
When a long-time opponent says you're slowing down, it is either time to get re-energized or realize a brilliant tennis career is on the downswing.
At the ATP World Finals in London this week, Novak Djokovic took note that Federer's ranking has...
| Nov 7, 2013
| 11:02 PM
After nearly a year of global travel and dozens of matches, most of Novak Djokovic's rivals are complaining about their mental and physical fatigue.
Not the Serb. He thrives in the rigors of a tough autumn finish.
Unbeaten since losing the U.S. Open...
| Oct 24, 2013
| 6:19 PM
NASCAR will require baseline concussion testing for its drivers starting next season.
NASCAR had only recommended the testing this season, but indicated to drivers that a preseason baseline screening could become mandatory as early as 2014. The baseline...
| Nov 3, 2013
| 10:44 PM
Against an all-world cast of contenders, Dustin Johnson pulled away with power and a clutch putt to win his first World Golf Championship on Sunday.
Johnson played a pivotal five-hole stretch on the back nine in five under par, seizing control by...
| Oct 13, 2013
| 10:27 PM
Jimmy Walker finally won on the PGA Tour in his eighth year and 188th tournament, and with a little help from Brooks Koepka.
Tied for the lead with four holes to play Sunday, Walker rolled in a six-foot birdie putt on the 15th hole to take the lead...
| Oct 12, 2013
| 3:06 PM
After almost 3½ years together, Roger Federer has split with coach Paul Annacone according to Federer's website.
Federer, 32, failed to win a major tournament this year and saw his ranking drop from No. 1 to No. 7.
Annacone had also been the...
| Aug 18, 2013
| 10:07 PM
Rafael Nadal extended his sizzling summer with a first-time title. One set away from a breakthrough of her own, No. 1 Serena Williams wilted.
Nadal took advantage of the few openings he got against John Isner, grinding out a 7-6 (8), 7-6 (3) win in...
| Aug 10, 2013
| 4:19 PM
Jim Furyk shot a two-under-par 68 on Saturday in the third round of the PGA Championship at Oak Hill Country Club in Rochester, N.Y, and will take a one-shot lead over Jason Dufner into the final round.
So far this year, none of the 54-hole leaders at...
| Aug 9, 2013
| 7:05 PM
ROCHESTER, N.Y. — Early in his rain-soaked round, Phil Mickelson added a second black golf glove to combat the conditions.
With gloves on both hands, he looked a bit like a boxer. That seemed fitting, given the British Open champion has only a...