| Nov 16, 2013
| 7:14 PM
Lexi Thompson moved into position for her second victory in her last four starts, taking the third-round lead Saturday in the Lorena Ochoa Invitational at Guadalajara, Mexico.
The 18-year-old Thompson shot a five-under 67 to reach 13-under 203 at...
| Nov 14, 2013
| 5:16 PM
Michael Phelps has rejoined the U.S. drug testing program, the strongest signal yet that he's planning a comeback for the Rio Olympics.
Phelps told the Associated Press on Thursday that "nothing is set in stone" though clearly he has enjoyed getting...
| Nov 4, 2013
| 8:15 AM
With golf returning to the Olympics in 2016, the PGA Tour has taken a step toward widening its global reach with a deal to co-sponsor a series of professional tournaments in China.
The Tour will partner with the China Golf Assn. and a Chinese event...
| Oct 27, 2013
| 12:52 PM
Sunday's final round wasn't quite long enough to determine a winner at the CIMB Classic in Malaysia.
With darkness falling on the Kuala Lumpur Golf & Country Club, Ryan Moore and Gary Woodland stood tied at 14-under, forcing a playoff on Monday....
| Oct 23, 2013
| 11:44 AM
Golf commentator Brandel Chamblee did an about-face Wednesday, making a public apology for insinuating that Tiger Woods had cheated during the PGA Tour season.
In a recent column for Golf.com, Chamblee listed several of Woods' penalties for violations...
| Oct 20, 2013
| 10:44 PM
Webb Simpson cruised to victory Sunday at TPC Summerlin in Las Vegas, pulling away for a six-stroke win in the second event of the PGA Tour's new wraparound season.
Winning for the first time since the 2012 U.S. Open, Simpson closed with a five-under-...
| Sep 27, 2013
| 11:24 AM
Denny Hamlin said a new treatment is helping his injured back but the NASCAR driver won't know until the season ends if he'll still need surgery.
The driver of the No. 11 Toyota suffered a compression fracture in his lower back in a last-lap crash in...
| Sep 20, 2013
| 4:57 PM
ATLANTA — Henrik Stenson broke another club Friday — this time by accident.
And it didn't matter.
Playing with only 13 clubs in the bag after his four-wood broke on the practice range, Stenson made three birdies on the opening four holes...
| Oct 19, 2013
| 7:35 PM
Webb Simpson maintained a four-stroke lead Saturday in the Shriners Hospitals for Children Open, birdieing four of the last seven holes at TPC Summerlin in Las Vegas.
Simpson shot a four-under 67 to reach 19 under. He opened with rounds of 64 and 63....
| Sep 20, 2013
| 4:34 PM
The Dodgers' celebrating by jumping in the Diamondbacks' pool was insulting and tacky. I loved every minute of it!
Marina del Rey
I waited all year for the Dodgers to retaliate for the Diamondbacks hitting Yasiel Puig and Zack...
| Oct 17, 2013
| 10:46 PM
Nolan Ryan is leaving the Texas Rangers again, stepping away from his CEO role 20 years after ending his Hall of Fame career as a pitcher.
In what the team had called a retirement, Ryan said Thursday that he is resigning as chief executive of the...