ZURICH (AP) Asian Olympic chief Sheikh Ahmad resigns from soccer roles, won't seek re-election to FIFA Council after bribery claim.

BEIJING (AP) Alexander Levy of France beat Dylan Frittelli in a playoff Sunday to win the China Open.

Typically, when the ball is in a glove, the batter is not going to be going all that much further along the basepaths. On this day in 1949, St. Louis Cardinals rookie Rocky Nelson hit his first career home run in rather unusual fashion.Rocky Nelson bounced around a bit during his Major League care...

SYDNEY (AP) Wingers Suliasi Vunivalu and Josh Addo-Carr scored two tries each in the first half and fullback Billy Slater had a double in the second as Melbourne consolidated its lead in Australia's National Rugby League on Sunday with a 34-22 win over second-placed St. George Illawarra.

The Crusaders romped to a ninth straight win to keep hold of top spot in Super Rugby on Saturday, and closest rivals the Lions began their tour of Australia with a win and clinched a bonus point with the last move of the game.

LOS ANGELES -- A childhood dream will become a reality Sunday for Philadelphia Phillies right-hander Nick Pivetta.

SAN FRANCISCO -- The San Diego Padres looks to win their second road series of the season while the San Francisco Giants seek their second anywhere when the clubs duel in the rubber match of a three-game series Sunday.

PHOENIX -- Ian Desmond is expected to make his Colorado debut when the Rockies visit the Arizona Diamondbacks on Sunday in the finale of their three-game series.