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Gordon wins Chase race at Dover

Posted On September 28, 2014

Dover, DE (SportsNetwork.com) - Jeff Gordon clinched a spot in the second round of the Chase for the Sprint Cup championship by winning Sunday's AAA 400 at Dover International Speedway. While Gordon moved on to the "Contender Round" in the Chase, A.J. Allmendinger, Kurt Busch, Greg Biffle and Aric Almirola have been eliminated from the…

Europe wins third straight Ryder Cup

Posted On September 28, 2014

Perthshire, Scotland (SportsNetwork.com) - Jamie Donaldson finished what Rory McIlroy and Graeme McDowell started on Sunday as the Europeans won their third straight Ryder Cup by a 16 1/2 - 11 1/2 margin. Armed with a 4-up lead with four holes to go, Donaldson stuffed his approach shot at 15 to a foot. Keegan Bradley…

Nationals’ Zimmermann no-hits Marlins

Posted On September 28, 2014

Washington, DC (SportsNetwork.com) - Washington's Jordan Zimmermann threw his first career no-hitter on the last day of the regular season. Steven Souza punctuated it with one of the year's best catches.Zimmermann struck out 10 to lead the Nationals to a 1-0 win over Miami on Sunday, getting a lot of help from his defense at…

Busch outruns Logano for Nationwide race win at Dover

Posted On September 27, 2014

Dover, DE (SportsNetwork.com) - Kyle Busch won a Nationwide Series race at Dover International Speedway for a record fifth time after leading the final 101 of 200 laps in Saturday's Dover 200. Joey Logano started on the pole and dominated the first half of this race by leading 95 of the first 99 laps, but…

Europe leads by 4 at the Ryder Cup

Posted On September 27, 2014

Perthshire, Scotland (SportsNetwork.com) - Saturday's play at the Ryder Cup matched Friday's action. The Americans won 2 1/2 points both mornings, but the Europeans answered by winning 3 1/2 both afternoons. Through two days, the Europeans lead the United States, 10-6, at Gleneagles.The 4-point deficit was the hole that the Americans faced at the 1999…