Automobile racing

June 26, 2017 - 12:30 am
MLB-SCHEDULE Dodgers make it 10 straight wins UNDATED (AP) — The Los Angeles Dodgers' latest winning streak has reached double digits as they remain 2 ½ games ahead of second-place Arizona in the National League West. The Dodgers made it 10 straight victories by scoring eight runs over their final...
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June 25, 2017 - 8:34 pm
MLB-SCHEDULE Dodgers make it 10 straight wins UNDATED (AP) — The Los Angeles Dodgers' latest winning streak has reached double digits as they remain 2 ½ games ahead of second-place Arizona in the National League West. The Dodgers made it 10 straight victories by scoring eight runs over their final...
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Kevin Harvick drinks water after winning the NASCAR Sprint Cup Series auto race Sunday, June 25, 2017, in Sonoma, Calif. (AP Photo/Ben Margot)
June 25, 2017 - 8:11 pm
SONONA, Calif. (AP) — Kevin Harvick led a 1-2-3 podium sweep for Ford while proving that veteran experience still counts for something in NASCAR. Harvick returned to victory lane for the first time this season with a dominating run Sunday on the road course at Sonoma Raceway. The former NASCAR...
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June 25, 2017 - 6:07 pm
NORWALK, Ohio (AP) — Steve Torrence raced to his fourth Top Fuel victory of the season Sunday, beating Doug Kalita in the Summit Racing Equipment NHRA Nationals. Torrence had a 3.743-second pass at 331.45 mph to edge Doug Kalitta on a holeshot. Kalita finished at 3.736 at 331.36. "I knew I left...
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Williams driver Lance Stroll of Canada, third placed, takes a celebratory drink from the boot of Red Bull driver Daniel Ricciardo of Australia, who won the Formula One Azerbaijan Grand Prix in Baku, Azerbaijan, Sunday, June 25, 2017. Stroll placed third for his first ever podium finish. (AP Photo/Efrem Lukatsky)
June 25, 2017 - 4:06 pm
BAKU, Azerbaijan (AP) — When the critics were speculating over how he got a seat in Formula One, teenager Lance Stroll simply ignored them. The 18-year-old Canadian driver, son of billionaire investor Lawrence Stroll, was right not to listen. On Sunday, the Williams driver showed his genuine...
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June 25, 2017 - 3:19 pm
ELKHART LAKE, Wis. (AP) — Scott Dixon won the IndyCar race at Road America on Sunday to spoil the Team Penske party on the rural road course. Dixon edged Josef Newgarden by 0.57 seconds to claim his first victory at Road America. It also gave the Chip Ganassi Racing veteran his first win since...
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June 25, 2017 - 2:56 pm
MLB-NEWS Marlins' Ichiro Suzuki, 43, becomes oldest starting CF UNDATED (AP) — Ichiro Suzuki has become the oldest player to start a game in center field since at least 1900. The 43-year-old Suzuki was in the lineup batting leadoff Sunday for the Miami Marlins against the Chicago Cubs. Suzuki...
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Mercedes driver Lewis Hamilton of Britain during a temporary halt at the Formula One Azerbaijan Grand Prix in Baku, Azerbaijan, Sunday, June 25, 2017. (Valdrin Xhemaj/Pool via AP)
June 25, 2017 - 2:19 pm
BAKU, Azerbaijan (AP) — As Daniel Ricciardo celebrated winning a hectic Azerbaijan Grand Prix on Sunday, title rivals Lewis Hamilton and Sebastian Vettel clashed in a bitter incident that could shape the rest of an intriguing Formula One season. Hamilton accused Vettel of "disrespectful" driving...
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June 25, 2017 - 12:52 pm
PGA-TRAVELERS Spieth aims for wire-to-wire win CROMWELL, Conn. (AP) — Jordan Spieth (speeth) remains in line for a wire-to-wire win at the PGA's Travelers Championship in Connecticut. The 23-year-old Texan sank a 20-foot birdie putt on his final hole for a 4-under 66 and a one-stroke lead over Boo...
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Red Bull driver Daniel Ricciardo of Australia celebrates on the podium after winning the Formula One Azerbaijan Grand Prix in Baku, Azerbaijan, Sunday, June 25, 2017. (AP Photo/Darko Bandic)
June 25, 2017 - 12:08 pm
BAKU, Azerbaijan (AP) — Red Bull driver Daniel Ricciardo profited from the chaos to win the Azerbaijan Grand Prix on Sunday, while Sebastian Vettel extended his championship lead over Lewis Hamilton. The Australian secured his fifth career win, while Mercedes driver Valtteri Bottas overtook 18-year...
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