Red Wings top Rangers in overtime

...DETROIT - Marek Zidlicky's power-play goal 1:09 into overtime lifted the Detroit Red Wings to a 2-1 victory over the New York Rangers on Wednesday night.Zidlicky, making his Red Wings debut after being acquired at the NHL trade deadline from...

Alex Rodriguez reaches base twice in return

...It's been a couple of years since I've been in the box."Rodriguez lined a single to left field in his return to the New York Yankees' lineup after an absence of 524 days. He went 1 for 2 with a walk in a 3-1 spring-training loss to the...

Braves' Wandy Rodriguez struggles in first outing

...walks in the first inning of the Braves' 8-2 loss to the New York Mets in the spring training opener at Champion Stadium...Nieuwenhuis went 4 for 4 and scored a run, leading the New York Mets to an 8-2 victory over the Atlanta Braves on...

Alex Rodriguez expects to be 'a little nervous' in return

...Rodriguez last stepped into a batter's box during a game, Boston and San Francisco have won World Series titles, the New York Yankees missed the playoffs in consecutive years and a new commissioner has taken office.He has served a one-year...

Fed survey finds US economy growing at moderate pace

...in restaurant sales. Economists regard gains in the number of people eating out as a sign of an improving economy.The New York and Boston districts reported that harsh winter weather had depressed overall retail sales but Boston and Cleveland...

Ex-superintendent in Atlanta cheating scandal dies

...Hall began her career in New York City as a teacher, principal and superintendent. After serving in top roles with the New York City and Newark, N.J., school systems, she came to Georgia with a reputation for turning schools around. She...

Knicks top Raptors on somber day for franchise

NEW YORK - Tim Hardaway Jr. scored 22 points, Langston Galloway made a clinching 3-pointer and the New York Knicks ended a sad Saturday for the franchise with a 103-98 victory over Toronto, the Raptors' season-high fifth consecutive...

Braves: Upton's injury a negative for center field

...feel for the ball early in the year, so it's not unusual. I noticed him throwing the pitch during backfield warmups in past years. Bowman wrote on this Friday. - The great Tyler Kepner of The New York Times wrote a feature on John Hart.

Falcons release Steven Jackson

...weeks ago, McCown spent two days meeting with Bills officials and touring Buffalo. He has also visited Chicago and the New York Jets. CHIEFS: Waived veteran tight end Anthony Fasano, freeing up about $2 million in salary cap space that they...

Itsaknockout takes Fountain of Youth after favorite is disqualified to second

...starts.She paid $2.40, $2.10 and $2.10.Paulassilverlining returned $2.90 and $2.50, and Sweet On Smokey paid $4.30 to show.The Thursday and Friday cards were canceled because of wintry conditions in the New York area.