Rangers win West; Astros clinch last playoff spot

...Yankees at Yankee Stadium.Meanwhile in the National League, Pittsburgh clinched the home field in the NL wild card-game, beating...finished second to the St. Louis Cardinals in the NL Central. Pittsburgh will play host to the wild-card game for the third consecutive...

Ravens avoid 0-4 hole with victory over Steelers

PITTSBURGH - Josh Scobee couldn't. Twice.Justin...hit a 42-yard field goal to tie the Pittsburgh Steelers in the final seconds of regulation...to send the game to an extra period.Pittsburgh then twice opted to go for it on fourth...

Steelers release place-kicker Josh Scobee

...Scobee helped the Ravens rally for a 23-20 overtime victory.Pittsburgh replaced Scobee on the roster with Chris Boswell, who has...just 6 of 10 field goals and also missed an extra point for Pittsburgh. RAVENS: Have obtained wide receiver Chris Givens from the...

Braves blank Cardinals

...on Friday night.St. Louis, which opens the postseason at home next Friday, was coming off a three-game series win at Pittsburgh that secured their third consecutive division title.Teheran (11-8) allowed five hits, walked one and struck out six...

Florida State hangs on to beat Wake Forest

...Wolfpack (4-1, 0-1), who managed only 228 yards. PITTSBURGH 17, VIRGINIA TECH 13In Blacksburg, Va., Qadree Ollison...just 100 yards of offense in both teams conference opener.Pittsburgh (3-1) won for the sixth time in the past seven meetings...

Nick Chubb's consecutive 100-yard game rushing streak lives on

...against LSU and the 2008 game against Alabama. Ten NFL teams were represented in the press box: Houston, Baltimore, Kansas City, the New York Giants, New Orleans, New England, San Diego, Philadelphia, Oakland and Pittsburgh.

Goalies must balance tough workload during regular season

...manage that."New Buffalo coach Dan Bylsma wanted Marc-Andre Fleury playing no more than 65 games when he coached the Pittsburgh Penguins. Out of the league last season, Bylsma said he watched closely as goalies played 30 games or more in a row with...

Cardinals top Pirates, close in on division title

PITTSBURGH - Matt Carpenter raced home to break...scoreless tie in the ninth inning when two Pittsburgh outfielders mishandled Jon Jay's single...Central drop to two after getting to Pittsburgh closer Mark Melancon (3-2). St...

Michael Vick gets another chance with Steelers, will start on Thursday

PITTSBURGH - Michael Vick's faith never wavered...didn't ring. Not when his arrival in Pittsburgh at the end of training camp sparked...handle it like a professional."If Pittsburgh wants to keep pace in the AFC North...

Clarence Smith

...and two sisters, Virginia and Gloria Smith. Survivors include two sons and daughters-in-law, Stephen and Tina Smith, Pittsburgh, PA and Scott and Sandra Smith, Oxford, GA; two daughters and sons-in-law, Sarah and Bill Lawson and Sandra and Richard...