Sports

Darius Reynolds has 35 catches for 502 yards and nine touchdowns this season for the Philadelphia Soul.
Vernon Ray/Creative Mind Productions
Matt Leon
June 13, 2018 - 4:37 pm
PHILADELPHIA (KYW Newsradio) — The Philadelphia Soul will take to the road this weekend for a Saturday night road game against the Albany Empire. It has been rough sledding as of late here for the 4-4 Soul. They have lost four of their last five games. This past Sunday, they lost to the Washington...
Read More
Decio de Maria, President of the Football Association of Mexico, left, and Canadian soccer player Alphonso Davies, right
AP Photo/Pavel Golovkin
June 13, 2018 - 7:36 am
By Rob Harris and Graham Dunbar, AP Sports Writers MOSCOW (AP) — North America will host the 2026 World Cup after FIFA voters overwhelmingly opted for the financial and logistical certainty of a United States-led bid over a risky Moroccan proposal for the first 48-team tournament. The soccer...
Read More
Philadelphia Phillies' Aaron Nola
AP Photo/Matt Slocum
June 13, 2018 - 7:00 am
By Rob Maaddi, AP Sports Writer PHILADELPHIA (AP) — Aaron Nola never gets flustered, even when he's riding a stationary bike while the closer fights to protect the lead. Nola struck out 10 in another dominant performance, Scott Kingery hit a three-run homer and the Philadelphia Phillies beat the...
Read More
Eagles practice at an OTA practice.
Ed Benkin | KYW Newsradio
Ed Benkin
June 12, 2018 - 7:36 pm
SOUTH PHILADELPHIA (KYW Newsradio) — Michael Bennett made his first appearance on the practice field, and it proved to be a sanctuary from his recent legal troubles. After skipping the team's voluntary OTAs, Bennett was on the field for the first day of the Eagles' mandatory mini camp on Tuesday...
Read More
a man stands in front of a Nigerian national soccer team jersey is on display at a shop in London
AP Photo/Frank Augstein
June 12, 2018 - 11:20 am
By Leanne Italie, Associated Press NEW YORK (AP) — Spain, your asymmetry is showing. Nigeria, you're so bright I need shades! Croatia, Russia's fresh out of Big Boy restaurants. No worries, though, your party duds will be just the ticket once the World Cup gets underway June 14. Those countries are...
Read More
The coveted Wanamaker Award is presented to the athlete or team that has done the most to bring credit to Philadelphia.
Mike DeNardo | KYW Newsradio
Mike DeNardo
June 11, 2018 - 3:51 pm
PHILADELPHIA (KYW Newsradio) — The world champion Eagles now have some more hardware for their trophy case, accepting Philadelphia's prestigious John Wanamaker Athletic Award. The crowd at the Crystal Tea Room cheered as Eagles head coach Doug Pederson entered carrying the Lombardi Trophy before...
Read More
After a standout career at West Chester University, infielder Nick Ward was drafted by the Oakland A's last week in the 34th round.
West Chester University Athletics
Matt Leon
June 11, 2018 - 3:25 pm
PHILADELPHIA (KYW Newsradio) — The Major League Baseball Draft took place last weekend, and several players from the area had their names called. Included in that group is Division II West Chester University infielder Nick Ward. Ward was selected in the 34th round by the Oakland A's on Wednesday...
Read More
Ryan Braun
(AP Photo/Matt Slocum)
June 08, 2018 - 10:50 pm
PHILADELPHIA (AP) — Ryan Braun homered twice and drove in five runs, and the Milwaukee Brewers busted out of an offensive funk to beat the Philadelphia Phillies 12-4 on Friday night and snap a three-game losing streak. Braun, who came in batting .229, hit a three-run shot off Vince Velasquez (4-7)...
Read More
 Lenny Dykstra
(AP Photo/Nick Ut, File)
June 08, 2018 - 6:13 pm
NEW YORK (AP) — Lenny Dykstra says an Uber driver kidnapped him last month in New Jersey in an incident that led to criminal charges against the former baseball star. At a news conference Friday in New York, Dykstra told reporters the driver threatened him after Dykstra asked to change the trip's...
Read More
New Jersey State House, Trenton, New Jersey,
David Madden
June 07, 2018 - 6:34 pm
UPDATE: June 8, 8:09 a.m. It appears that any attempt to crank up sports betting in New Jersey prior to gaining approval from Gov. Phil Murphy may have been nipped in the bud. A written warning has been issued to racetrack operators in the state. A letter from the state Racing Commission to the...
Read More

Pages