Cam Newton Debuts in Preseason Win

Getty_S_102712_Cam Newton.jpg?__SQUARESPACE_CACHEVERSION=1408359733167Streeter Lecka/Getty Images (CHARLOTTE, N.C.) -- For the first time since undergoing offseason ankle surgery, Cam Newtown put on his shoulder pads and helmet, walked onto the gridiron, and played football. The Carolina Panthers (1-1) quarterback made his preseason debut on Sunday night in a 28-16 win over Kansas City (1-1).


Will Power Wins at Milwaukee

b_250_0_16777215_00_images_obgrabber_2014-08_4a481b7b0b.jpgNick Laham/Getty Images (WEST ALLIS, Wisc.) -- Will Power increased his very slim margin in the IndyCar standings with his third trip to victory lane this season. Power led 229 laps in the ABC Supply Wisconsin 250, and pulled away late to pick up the win.


Rockies Sweep Doubleheader with Reds in Dramatic Fashion

b_250_0_16777215_00_images_obgrabber_2014-08_58e5911933.jpgBrian D. Kersey/Getty Images (DENVER) -- On a day where Todd Helton had his number 17 retired, the first player to receive the honor in franchise history, the Colorado Rockies swept a doubleheader against Cincinnati in dramatic fashion. Colorado (49-75) took game one by a 10-9 final before winning the nightcap 10-5.


Scoreboard Roundup - 8/17/14

b_250_0_16777215_00_images_obgrabber_2014-08_cf51734ecd.jpgHemera/Getty Images(NEW YORK) -- MLB: St. Louis Cardinals 7 (66-57) - San Diego Padres 6 (58-65)

Miami Marlins 10 (62-62) - Arizona Diamondbacks 3 (53-71)

Chicago Cubs 2 (53-70) - New York Mets 1 (59-66)


Jeff Gordon Wins the Pure Michigan 400

b_250_0_16777215_00_images_obgrabber_2014-08_566c3489b4.jpgChris Graythen/Getty Images (BROOKLYN, Mich.) -- Not only did Jeff Gordon win his third NASCAR Sprint Cup race of the year, he won at Michigan International Speedway for the first time since 2001, as he won the Pure Michigan 400 on Sunday. It was Gordon's 91st NASCAR Sprint Cup win.