DENVER (AP) -- The Colorado Rockies have signed former AL MVP Jason Giambi to a minor league contract.
The 38-year-old Giambi will report to Triple-A Colorado Springs, hoping for a September call-up to help the Rockies with their pennant push. Colorado went into Monday with a three-game lead in the NL wild-card race.More »
CINCINNATI (AP) -- Quarterback Carson Palmer is expected to miss another preseason game because of a sprained left ankle.
Palmer didn't participate in the Cincinnati Bengals' practice Monday, getting treatment on his ankle instead. Palmer suffered the injury during the preseason opener, and sat out a game last Thursday against New England.More »
PHILADELPHIA (AP) -- Michael Vick's teammates say the quarterback looks ready to play when the Philadelphia Eagles host Jacksonville on Thursday.
"As a defensive guy watching, I think he's ready," safety Quintin Mikell said Monday.More »
NEW YORK (AP) -- It happened so fast, Eric Bruntlett needed a few moments before he realized he had just ended a game with an unassisted triple play.More »
SAN DIEGO (AP) -- John Smoltz cleared his mind of all the bad things that happened to him in Boston, fixed his delivery and had a brilliant debut with the St. Louis Cardinals.More »
NEW YORK (AP) -- As Tim Tebow and the Florida Gators prepare to make a run at their third national title in the last four seasons, the defending champions have already made some history.
Florida is No. 1 in The Associated Press' preseason Top 25 released Saturday, followed by Texas, Oklahoma, Southern California and Alabama. But the Gators are in a class by themselves, the most overwhelming preseason No. 1 in the history of the media poll.More »