KANSAS CITY — Alex Smith was familiar with Jeremy Maclin long before the wide receiver signed with Kansas City, first catching him on television and then studying him on film with the Eagles.
LOS ANGELES — Jake Arrieta pitched the sixth no-hitter in the majors this season and second against the Los Angeles Dodgers in 10 days, leading the Chicago Cubs to a 2-0 victory Sunday night.
BARTLESVILLE, Okla. — The William Woods Owls wrapped up the Oklahoma Wesleyan University Tournament with a pair of wins Saturday.
The Helias volleyball teams went 6-0 in matches Saturday with Kickapoo and Republic at Kickapoo.
News Tribune Sports Commentary
The past seven days have been interesting in regard to foresight, with two sports helping illustrate the point.
The Helias Lady Crusaders captured the title in the Battle Tournament with a pair of victories Saturday.
The Blair Oaks Lady Falcons junior varsity squad defeated Jefferson City and Helias by a combined score of 33-5 on Saturday.
The Helias Crusaders finished 1-2 in action Friday and Saturday at the Midwest Classic.
William Woods opened the season Friday with a three-game win against Bacone.
The Calvary Lutheran Lions and Lady Lions opened the season Saturday at the Metro East Lutheran Invitational.
The reasons to visit the St. Louis area are too many to count. Cardinals games, concerts at The Fox, dinners on The Hill and walks through the St. Louis Zoo are a few of my favorites, along with trips to August A. Busch Memorial Conservation Area.
John Daly collapsed near the end of a round of golf Saturday and was taken by ambulance to a hospital.
Los Angeles and the U.S. Olympic Committee have struck a deal that will make the city America's 2024 Olympic bidder pending approval by the city council next week.
Vin Scully said Saturday that 2016 will be his last season in the broadcast booth for the Los Angeles Dodgers, which would mark the end of his record 67-year tenure with the same franchise.
Despite being shut out 35-0 and producing fewer yards on offense than the week prior, California head coach Marty Albertson believes his team got better.
The Jefferson City Jays hit the ground running in Friday night’s 49-14 loss to the top-ranked Christian Brothers College Cadets.
The way C.J. Closser has been with predictions lately, he’d better start buying some lottery tickets.
Down 35-0 at the half Friday night, the final result was all but decided. The Helias Crusaders didn’t want anything remotely similar to occur in the final two quarters.
A fan died after falling from the upper deck into the lower-level stands at Turner Field on Saturday night during a game between the Atlanta Braves and New York Yankees.
Games played on Aug. 29, 2015
MAJOR LEAGUE BASEBALL ROUNDUP: Rookie Luis Severino allowed four hits in six scoreless innings to lead the New York Yankees to a 3-1 victory over Matt Wisler and the Atlanta Braves on Saturday night.