COL D'IZOARD, France -- On the highest mountain-top finish of the 104th Tour de France, in a rocky moonscape where the air thins, only the hardiest organisms survive. A few pine trees, tough old grasses, some stubborn flowers and, now joining that rare breed, Chris Froome.
CHICAGO -- The Chicago Cubs found the pitching help they were looking for just a few miles from Wrigley Field. They hope it will give the scuffling team the kick it needs.
PEYRAGUDES, France -- For his three previous victories at the Tour de France, Chris Froome took advantage of the first big mountain stage to deliver the decisive blow.
In a press release, it was announced that Princeton standout and Notre Dame sophomore Jackie Young has accepted an invitation to the 2017 USA Basketball Women’s U23 National Team Training Camp.
NEW YORK -- Count CC Sabathia as a fan who wants to speed up baseball games. When the six-time All-Star tunes in at home, he quickly changes the channel.
TROYES, France -- On long, mostly flat sultry stages like Thursday's, all Chris Froome and the other leaders in the Tour de France want to do is take it easy.
CHICAGO -- Kyle Schwarber returned to the Chicago Cubs following a two-week stint in the minor leagues and started Thursday's game against the Milwaukee Brewers, where his offensive struggles continued.