posted: 08/04/2015 2:57 a.m.
When the music played about 10 minutes before the start of Sunday's Haskell Invitational, there was no way American Pharoah could lose.
posted: 08/03/2015 3:27 a.m.
Victor Espinoza was curious as he gave American Pharoah his head and let the colt slingshot around the far turn at Monmouth Park, a charming racetrack on the Jersey Shore.
posted: 08/03/2015 3:08 a.m.
A.J. Burnett (North Little Rock, Central Arkansas Christian) had had enough. Fed up with his decreased velocity and his tight, stiff right elbow Thursday night, Burnett began throwing as hard as he could.
posted: 08/02/2015 4:21 a.m.
From a beauty salon in Beverly Hills to an intersection in Zurich, people are talking about American Pharoah.
posted: 08/02/2015 4:13 a.m.
Top-seeded Rafael Nadal dismissed Andreas Seppi 6-1, 6-2 to set up a Hamburg Open final against Fabio Fognoni.
posted: 08/02/2015 3:58 a.m.
American Pharoah is more than the best thoroughbred in the world. He’s a cash cow. And it’s Monmouth Park’s turn to profit this weekend.
posted: 08/02/2015 3:30 a.m.
Triple Crown winner American Pharoah had another easy gallop Saturday morning at Monmouth Park, his final serious exercise before the $1.75 million Haskell Invitational.
posted: 07/31/2015 2:49 a.m.
Ukrainian qualifier Denis Kudla upset third-seeded Jack Sock 7-6 (6), 6-3 on Thursday in the Atlanta Open, and No. 6 Steve Johnson and No. 8 Benjamin Becker also tumbled out.
posted: 07/30/2015 2:21 a.m.
BASEBALL Hamels headed to Texas Two people familiar with the deal said the Philadelphia Phillies have agreed to trade ace left-hander Cole Hamels to the Texas Rangers for a package of prospects.
posted: 07/29/2015 2:26 a.m.
HORSE RACING Pharoah stretches legs American Pharoah coasted through a half-mile workout in 48.80 seconds on Tuesday at Del Mar in California.
posted: 07/28/2015 3:11 a.m.
Sorry, Larry Bird fans. The "Hick from French Lick" just doesn't have it anymore.
posted: 07/27/2015 3:25 a.m.
LeBron James’ “favorite player” in the 2014 NBA Draft now has something in common with James: both are former Miami Heat players.
posted: 07/26/2015 2:36 a.m.
It has been a long time since horse players could proclaim that all is right in the world and actually mean it. The horses are already running at Del Mar, the track that Bing Crosby built where the turf meets the surf in Southern California. Saratoga Race Course kicked off its 147th summer renewal on Friday.
posted: 07/26/2015 1:59 a.m.
SOCCER US, Trinidad in same group The United States' road to the 2018 World Cup opens in November with a four-nation group that includes Trinidad and Tobago.
posted: 07/25/2015 2:26 a.m.
Oaklawn Park is upping the ante in its quest to lure racing's top horses, particularly 3-year-olds with Kentucky Derby aspirations, to the Hot Springs track for the 2016 season.