MONACO (AP) — It used to be a case of guessing the winning margin for Mercedes in the constructors' championship, and a toss-up between which of its two drivers would win the Formula One title.
TOKYO (AP) — Japan's Ai Miyazato says she has decided to quit the LPGA Tour at the end of the season because she lost her motivation for the sport after years of struggling to win again.
CONCORD, N.C. (AP) — Richard Childress wasn't going to let just anyone drive the iconic black No. 3 Chevrolet following the death of the legendary Dale Earnhardt 16 years ago.
INDIANAPOLIS (AP) — The motorsports critics kept saying Andretti Autosport was stretching itself too thin by fielding an audacious six entries for the 101st running of the Indianapolis 500.
INDIANAPOLIS (AP) — Takuma Sato had victory in sight once before at the Indianapolis 500. When he attempted a last-lap pass, Sato lost control of his car, crashed and Dario Franchitti went on to his third victory in "The Greatest Spectacle In Racing."
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CONCORD, N.C. (AP) — Austin Dillon passed an out-of-gas Jimmie Johnson two laps from the end in the Coca-Cola 600 for his first NASCAR Cup victory, returning the iconic No. 3 car to Victory Lane early Monday.
BOWLING GREEN, Ky. (AP) -- Gavin Collins hit a solo home run in the top of the ninth inning to lead the Lake County Captains to a 2-1 win over the Bowling Green Hot Rods in the second game of a doubleheader on Sunday.
CONCORD, N.C. (AP) — Austin Dillon wins Coca-Cola 600 at Charlotte Motor Speedway for first NASCAR Cup victory.
SALT LAKE CITY (AP) -- Zach Shank hit a run-scoring triple in the seventh inning, leading the Tacoma Rainiers to a 9-7 win over the Salt Lake Bees on Sunday.
RENO, Nev. (AP) -- Jack Reinheimer had three hits and two RBI, and Anthony Banda allowed just five hits over 7 2/3 innings as the Reno Aces defeated the Sacramento River Cats 6-5 on Sunday.
CHARLOTTE, N.C. (AP) -- Danny Hayes hit an RBI single in the seventh inning, and Nicky Delmonico hit a two-run home run and had two hits as the Charlotte Knights defeated the Buffalo Bisons 8-7 on Sunday.
PITTSBURGH (AP) — Matt Harvey pitched one-run ball over six innings to win his second straight start, and the New York Mets beat the Pittsburgh Pirates 7-2 on Sunday night.
PAPILLION, Neb. (AP) -- Ryan O'Hearn homered and had three hits, and Onelki Garcia allowed just two hits over five innings as the Omaha Storm Chasers beat the Round Rock Express 7-5 on Sunday.
GENEVA, Ill. (AP) -- Ariel Montesino hit a two-run single in the top of the 10th inning to help lead the Cedar Rapids Kernels to a 5-2 win over the Kane County Cougars on Sunday.
BARCELONA, Spain (AP) — When you get to manage Lionel Messi, it sounds downright silly to talk about the challenges awaiting Barcelona's coach-to-be.
TEGUCIGALPA, Honduras (AP) — Thousands of soccer fans trying to force their way into a stadium for a championship match stampeded in panic when police fired tear gas Sunday, and at least four people and an unborn fetus were killed in the crush and 25 others were injured, authorities said.
DAYTON, Ohio (AP) -- Cole Bauml scored on a fielder's choice in the top of the 10th inning to lead the West Michigan Whitecaps to a 2-1 win over the Dayton Dragons on Sunday.
SPRINGDALE, Ark. (AP) -- Mauricio Ramos hit a two-run single in the seventh inning, leading the Northwest Arkansas Naturals to a 10-6 win over the Midland RockHounds on Sunday. With the victory, the Naturals swept the three-game series.
MEMPHIS, Tenn. (AP) -- Pinch hitter Chad Huffman hit a three-run home run in the eighth inning, leading the Memphis Redbirds to a 5-2 win over the Iowa Cubs on Sunday.
TOLEDO, Ohio (AP) -- Dustin Fowler had two hits and scored two runs, and Brady Lail allowed just three hits over six innings as the Scranton/Wilkes-Barre RailRiders beat the Toledo Mud Hens 3-0 on Sunday.
AGUASCALIENTES, Mexico (AP) -- Carlos Rodriguez hit a walk-off single with one out in the ninth inning, as the Rieleros de Aguascalientes topped the Rojos del Aguila de Veracruz 5-4 on Sunday.
YUCATAN, Mexico (AP) -- Ronnier Mustelier had four hits and scored two runs, and Jose Samayoa allowed just three hits over seven innings as the Leones de Yucatan defeated the Diablos Rojos del Mexico 8-1 on Sunday.
NASHVILLE, Tenn. (AP) -- Ryan Lavarnway hit a walk-off single with one out in the seventh inning, as the Nashville Sounds defeated the Colorado Springs Sky Sox 2-1 in the second game of a doubleheader on Sunday.
WINDSOR, Ontario (AP) — Aaron Luchuk broke a tie 5:07 into the third period and the Windsor Spitfires beat the Erie Otters 4-3 on Sunday night to win the Memorial Cup.
SALTILLO, Mexico (AP) -- Raymundo Torres hit a two-run double in the seventh inning, leading the Guerreros de Oaxaca to a 4-3 win over the Saraperos de Saltillo on Sunday.
AKRON, Ohio (AP) -- D.J. Stewart hit a run-scoring single in the first inning, leading the Bowie Baysox to a 3-1 win over the Akron RubberDucks on Sunday.
LAGUNA, Mexico (AP) -- Ricky Alvarez homered and doubled, driving in four runs as the Vaqueros Union Laguna defeated the Piratas de Campeche 7-5 on Sunday. The Vaqueros swept the three-game series with the win.
GREENSBORO, N.C. (AP) -- Seby Zavala homered and had three hits, and Alec Hansen struck out 15 hitters over seven innings as the Kannapolis Intimidators topped the Greensboro Grasshoppers 8-1 on Sunday.
CANCUN, Mexico (AP) -- Alex Liddi hit a run-scoring double in the ninth inning, leading the Toros de Tijuana to a 2-1 win over the Tigres de Quintana Roo on Sunday.
ALLENTOWN, Pa. (AP) -- Nick Williams homered twice, driving in four runs and scoring a pair as the Lehigh Valley IronPigs topped the Louisville Bats 14-2 on Sunday.
ROSEMONT, Ill. (AP) — Jonquel Jones scored 19 of her career-high 23 points in the second half and finished with 21 rebounds to help the Connecticut Sun beat the Chicago Sky 97-79 on Sunday night.
SAINT PAUL, Minn. (AP) — Sylvia Fowles had 14 points and 12 rebounds and four other Minnesota players scored in double figures to help the Lynx beat the San Antonio Stars 80-66 on Sunday night.
AUGUSTA, Ga. (AP) — Kurt Hoekstra had two hits and scored two runs, and Jeremy Walker struck out 10 hitters over seven innings as the Rome Braves beat the Augusta GreenJackets 9-1 on Sunday.
SOUTH BEND, Ind. (AP) -- Jared Cheek got Jack Suwinski to hit into a double play in the seventh inning, leading the South Bend Cubs to a 3-1 win over the Fort Wayne TinCaps on Sunday.
JACKSONVILLE, Fla. (AP) -- Josh Taylor struck out 10 over 7 1/3 innings, leading the Jackson Generals over the Jacksonville Jumbo Shrimp in a 5-1 win on Sunday.
HARRISBURG, Pa. (AP) -- Miguel Gomez hit a solo home run in the eighth inning, and Andrew Suarez allowed just four hits over 6 2/3 innings as the Richmond Flying Squirrels beat the Harrisburg Senators 3-2 on Sunday.
METAIRIE, La. (AP) -- David Vidal hit a three-run home run in the fourth inning, leading the New Orleans Baby Cakes to an 11-3 win over the Oklahoma City Dodgers on Sunday.
LAKEWOOD, N.J. (AP) -- Luke Williams doubled and singled, and Nick Fanti struck out nine hitters over six innings as the Lakewood BlueClaws topped the Delmarva Shorebirds 5-1 on Sunday.
DAVENPORT, Iowa (AP) -- Miguel Mercedes hit a two-run homer in the sixth inning, leading the Beloit Snappers to a 7-5 win over the Quad Cities River Bandits on Sunday.
DAYTONA BEACH, Fla. (AP) -- Nick Senzel doubled twice and singled, scoring three runs while driving in two as the Daytona Tortugas defeated the Tampa Yankees 9-5 on Sunday.