Colorado Springs wins after big first inning; Domingo Santana is all-PCL

By: News services

The Sky Sox and Omaha Storm Chasers scored all but one run in the game after one inning in Colorado Springs' eventual 5-3 series-opening win at Security Service Field on Monday.

After allowing three runs,...

Female fan hit by McCann's bat

BOSTON (AP) — New York Yankees catcher Brian McCann's bat slipped out of his hands and hit a female fan near the Boston Red Sox dugout in the seventh inning of Monday night's game.

The fan, who was seated...

Air Force fullback Shayne Davern returns to practice for Air Force after shoulder surgery

By: BRENT BRIGGEMAN brent.briggeman@gazette.com

Shayne Davern took a gamble, but it was one he felt he had to take.

By opting for shoulder surgery one week before the start of fall camp, Air Force's standout junior fullback knew he would be giving up his...

Romo's quirky eye issue pops up again, but concern doesn't

ARLINGTON, Texas (AP) — Cowboys quarterback Tony Romo practiced Monday, with his left eye looking better after his second bout with a sty that kept him out of practice for a day early in training camp a month...

Rams still unsure who will start at center

ST. LOUIS (AP) — Heading into the preseason finale, the St. Louis Rams are unsettled at center.

Three players are competing for the starting spot that was vacated when the Rams released veteran Scott Wells in...

High school sports schedule for Aug. 31-Sept. 5.

By: THE GAZETTE preps@gazette.com

The high school sports schedule for Aug. 31-Sept. 5.

Monday, Aug 31

Boys' Golf

Canon City Invite at Four Mile Ranch, 8 a.m.

Softball

Woodland Park at Vista Ridge, 4 p.m.

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Chiefs expect waived players to be snapped up for first time

KANSAS CITY, Mo. (AP) — The first year that general manager John Dorsey and coach Andy Reid were in charge of the Chiefs, they were so short of quality depth that they snapped up seven players on...

Reds call up Duvall, Lorenzen from Triple-A Louisville

CHICAGO (AP) — After placing outfielder Brennan Boesch on the disabled list with an ankle contusion late Sunday, the Cincinnati Reds promoted outfielder/infielder Adam Duvall from Triple-A Louisville on...