| Aug 5, 2013
| 4:46 PM
Travis Tygart, chief executive of the U.S. Anti-Doping Agency that last year unveiled a lengthy "reasoned decision" that led to the stripping of cyclist Lance Armstrong's seven Tour de France titles, said baseball's anti-doping efforts were not lessened...
| Jul 13, 2013
| 9:09 AM
LYON, France -- Italian cyclist Matteo Trentin timed his finish perfectly to win the hilly 14th stage of the Tour de France, while Chris Froome preserved his overall lead by staying in the pack on Saturday.
Froome and the other main contenders were more...
| Jul 10, 2013
| 9:41 AM
German rider Tony Martin won Stage 11 of the Tour de France and second-place Chris Froome finished way ahead of his main rivals to significantly improve his overall lead on Wednesday.
As the two-time world time trial champion, Martin did not...
| Jul 9, 2013
| 4:22 PM
Gone unnoticed in most of the sports section these days has been the world’s toughest stage race, bicycling’s Tour de France. The Morning Call is dedicated to giving you the best of local sports coverage, and while you may not......
| Aug 3, 2013
| 1:32 PM
The NBA and its leaders are once again strangely and suspiciously silent — just as they've been throughout the entire scandal-scarred steroid era of professional sports.
Then again, it's difficult to talk when you have your head buried neck-deep...
| Jul 19, 2013
| 8:00 PM
The San Francisco 49ers acquired cornerback Eric Wright in a trade with Tampa Bay that sends a conditional selection in the 2014 draft to the Buccaneers.
The teams announced the deal Friday, one week after Wright was arrested in Los Angeles on suspicion...
| Aug 1, 2013
| 4:05 PM
"Rising From Ashes" gives you more than you expect. Its story line is as positive and affirmative as the title indicates, but it turns out there are dramas going on in this documentary that you wouldn't initially suspect.
Directed by T.C. Johnston and...
| Jul 28, 2013
| 8:18 PM
Uh-oh. Now we did it.
It’s our fault.
You. You. You. And you.
And you over there … wearing the parka. Raise your hand, too.
I guess I’m a major part of it, too.
I didn’t know we had such power. I guess there is strength in...
| Jul 24, 2013
| 12:30 PM
Filmmaker Alex Gibney’s Lance Armstrong documentary isn’t exactly going to be the comeback story the cyclist first imagined.
Produced by Sony Pictures and now set to come out later this year from Sony Pictures Classics, Gibney’s film...
| Jul 24, 2013
| 10:30 AM
Sony Pictures Classics will be releasing Alex Gibney's Lance Armstrong documentary "The Armstrong Lie" worldwide.
The film is produced by Gibney, Frank Marshall and Matt Tolmach, centers on Armstrong's life and career over the last four years. A...
| Jul 10, 2013
| 6:02 PM
Selene Yeager is known as "The Fit Chick" in her role as columnist for Bicycling magazine. The Emmaus resident has dabbled in all kinds of fitness activity, but a cause that is near and dear to her is fast approaching.
The 30th anniversary ride of the...
| Jul 21, 2013
| 12:51 PM
Chris Froome won the 100th Tour de France on Sunday, becoming the second British rider in as many years to win the famed bicycle race.
Froome, who helped Team Sky teammate and countryman Bradley Wiggins win the race last year, took part in a...