SAN FRANCISCO (AP) -The San Francisco Giants are going to Detroit with a 2-0 lead in the World Series after blanking the Tigers 2-0 last night. Madison Bumgarner and two relievers combined on a two-hitter for the Giants, who now travel to Motor City for Game 3 Saturday night.
MINNEAPOLIS (AP) – Tampa Bay routed Minnesota 36-17, handing the Vikings their first home loss of the season. Bucs rookie Doug Martin, their first-round draft pick out of Boise State, ran 29 times for 135 yards and also took a screen pass 64 yards for a touchdown, one of three TDs thrown by Josh Freeman.
WINSTON-SALEM, N.C. (AP) – Tajh Boyd threw for a school-record 428 yards with five touchdown passes in 14th-ranked Clemson’s 42-13 victory over Wake Forest last night. Sammy Watkins added a school-record 202 yards receiving for the 7-1 Tigers.
NEW YORK (AP) -It’s Day 41 of the NHL lockout, hopes are fading that there can be a full 82-game regular season. No talks are scheduled between the league and its players, who have rejected the NHL’s proposed 50-50 revenue split.
BATON ROUGE, La. (AP) – Police say they arrested four former LSU football players, including one-time Heisman Trophy finalist Tyrann Mathieu (TY’-ran MATH’-yoo), after finding them with marijuana at Mathieu’s apartment. Baton Rouge police say they also arrested ex-LSU quarterback Jordan Jefferson, and former defensive backs Derrick Bryant and Karnell Hatcher.