Cubs defeat Dodgers 3-2 behind Wood

LOS ANGELES (AP) — Travis Wood took his share of lumps in August, losing three in a row for the scuffling Chicago Cubs. He ended the month w…

Pick 6: Unsettled quarterback competitions

If a decision has been made on who will start at quarterback for Penn State in its opening game, Bill O’Brien isn’t saying. “The first Penn …

Pirates acquire Byrd, Buck from Mets

PITTSBURGH (AP) — The Pittsburgh Pirates acquired outfielder Marlon Byrd and catcher John Buck from the New York Mets on Tuesday, hoping the…

Tebow survives Patriots roster cut to 75

FOXBOROUGH, Mass. (AP) — Tim Tebow has survived the New England Patriots’ mandatory roster cut to 75 players. The third-string quarterback f…