CHICAGO (AP) - Willson Contreras hit a tiebreaking two-run homer, Jose Quintana won again and the Chicago Cubs beat the St. Louis Cardinals 5-3 Sunday night to move into a virtual tie for first in the NL Central. Kyle Schwarber also connected as the Cubs won for the eighth time in nine games since the All-Star break.
INDIANAPOLIS (AP) - The Brickyard 400 resumed after a 1-hour, 47-minute rain delay. The race was just stopped after 12 laps Sunday on Indianapolis Motor Speedway's 2.5-mile oval due to lighting and heavy rain.
INDIANAPOLIS (AP) - Kasey Kahne survived a crash-marred Brickyard 400 on Sunday for his first NASCAR Cup victory in three years. The Hendrick Motorsports driver won under caution in the race that took more than six hours to complete, finally finishing in fading light after 167 laps and double overtime. Brad Keselowski finished second. It was a wild day at Indianapolis Motor Speedway with Kyle Busch and Martin Truex Junior - driving the two fastest cars - going out in a crash with 49 laps to go.
GWINNETT, Ga. (AP) -- Danny Ortiz hit a grand slam in the eighth inning, leading the Indianapolis Indians to a 10-2 win over the Gwinnett Braves on Sunday. The grand slam by Ortiz scored Christopher Bostick, Kevin Newman, and Joey Terdoslavich and was the game's last scoring play.
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