DETROIT (AP) – The San Francisco Giants are celebrating their second World Series title in three years after finishing a four-game sweep of Detroit with a 4-3 win in 10 innings last night. Marco Scutaro (SKOO’-tah-roh) delivered the big hit, an RBI single with two out in the 10th.
DETROIT (AP) – Pablo Sandoval, who slugged three home runs in Game 1, was named World Series MVP. Sandoval batted .500 for the series, and drove in four runs.
DENVER (AP) -Peyton Manning tossed three TD passes in leading Denver to a surprisingly easy 34-14 victory over New Orleans last night. The Broncos racked up 530 total yards against the Saints, who became the first team in NFL history to allow at least 400 total yards in seven straight games.
IRVING, Texas (AP) – The New York Giants are sporting a perfect 4-0 record in their history at Cowboys Stadium by taking advantage of six Dallas turnovers to edge the Cowboys 29-26. The Giants raced to a quick 23-0 lead, watched Dallas score 24 unanswered points but recovered as Lawrence Tynes kicked two of his five field goals in the fourth quarter.
MARTINSVILLE, Va. (AP) – Five-time Sprint Cup champion Jimmie Johnson is in a familiar spot in the race for the Chase for the Sprint Cup championship. Johnson took over the top spot by two points over Brad Keselowski with three races left by after his victory at Martinsville Speedway yesterday.