Vikings-Panthers Capsule

MINNESOTA (2-0) at CAROLINA (1-1) Sunday, 1 p.m. EDT, Fox OPENING LINE — Panthers by 7 RECORD VS. SPREAD — Minnesota 2-0, Carolina 1-1 SERIE…

Sports on TV

All Times Eastern Friday, Sept. 23 AUTO RACING 11:30 a.m. NBCSN — NASCAR, Sprint Cup Series, Bad Boy Off Road 300, practice, at Loudon, N.H.…

This Date In Baseball

Sept. 23 1908 — In a crucial game with the Chicago Cubs, Fred Merkle of the New York Giants failed to touch second base as the apparent winn…

Cubs sweep Reds with 9-2 victory

CHICAGO (AP) — John Lackey was cruising along when Chicago Cubs manager Joe Maddon hit for the right-hander in the eighth inning. Finding so…

Ellsbury back in Yankees’ lineup

ST. PETERSBURG, Fla. (AP) — Center fielder Jacoby Ellsbury is back in the starting lineup for the banged up New York Yankees. Ellsbury is se…