Yankees' Pineda banned 10 games for using pine tar
The winning numbers for (Reuters) - New York Yankees pitcher Michael Pineda has been suspended 10 games by Major League Baseball on Thursday for having a foreign substance on his body during Wednesday's game against the Boston Red Sox.
Phelps wins first race in comeback
The winning numbers for PHOENIX (Reuters) - Michael Phelps made an ominous start in his comeback to competitive swimming on Thursday, setting the fastest time in the 100 meters butterfly heats at a USA Swimming Grand Prix meet in suburban Phoenix.
New statue of Penn State's Paterno set for 2015 unveiling: alumni
The winning numbers for HARRISBURG, Pennsylvania (Reuters) - Fundraising for a new statue depicting Joe Paterno "as the man he was and not Joe the football coach" is set to begin two years after his image was removed from Penn State University because of a child sex abuse scandal involving a long-time assistant coach.
Angels' Ibanez, 41, still going strong
The winning numbers for (Reuters) - At this late stage in Raul Ibanez's career, an All-Star season culminating in a World Series championship may be the only thing that could lure the 19-year major league veteran into retirement.
Djokovic set to become a dad
The winning numbers for LONDON (Reuters) - Novak Djokovic is set to become a father after announcing on Thursday that he and fiancee Jelena Ristic are expecting their first child.
Pinehurst U.S. Open attracts record entry total
The winning numbers for (Reuters) - This year's U.S. Open at Pinehurst Resort & Country Club in Pinehurst, Northern Carolina has attracted a record total of 10,127 entries, the United States Golf Association (USGA) said on Thursday.
Dyson enjoys happy return to China, shares lead with Quiros
The winning numbers for (Reuters) - Englishman Simon Dyson, who was handed a suspended two-month ban for cheating in December, fired a five-under-par 67 to grab a share of the first round lead at the European Tour's China Open on Thursday.
Formula One boss Ecclestone denies bribery at German trial
The winning numbers for MUNICH, Germany (Reuters) - Formula One boss Bernie Ecclestone denied bribery charges on Thursday at the start of a trial in Germany that threatens to break his decades-long dominance of motor racing.
Yankees Pineda ejected after foreign substance found on neck
The winning numbers for (Reuters) - New York Yankees pitcher Michael Pineda was ejected in the second inning against Boston on Wednesday after the umpire found a foreign substance on his neck.
Confident Bayern promise home improvements against Real
The winning numbers for (Reuters) - Holders Bayern Munich promised a sharp improvement when they host Real Madrid in the second leg of their Champions League semi-final after failing to convert the lion's share of possession into goals in a 1-0 defeat in Spain on Wednesday.