Arrieta takes no-hitter into 8th, Cubs blank Reds (Yahoo Sports) - CHICAGO (AP) -- Jake Arrieta took a no-hit bid into the eighth inning before giving up Brandon Phillips' one-out double, the only blemish for the Chicago Cubs pitcher in a 7-0 shutout of the Cincinnati Reds on Tuesday night. Orioles clinch AL East with 8-2 win over Blue Jays (Yahoo Sports) - The Baltimore Orioles won their first AL East crown since 1997, using home runs by Steve Pearce and Jimmy Paredes to beat the Toronto Blue Jays 8-2 Tuesday night before a boisterous crowd of 35,297 at Camden Yards. With their ninth win in 10 games, the Orioles clinched their second playoff appearance in three years following a run of 14 consecutive losing seasons. Afterward, the Orioles converged behind second base, fireworks soared in the outfield and streamers sprayed throughout the crowd. It was Baltimore's ninth AL East title and only its second since 1983, when the Orioles last won the World Series. Nats beat Braves to clinch another NL East title (Yahoo Sports) - ATLANTA (AP) -- The Washington Nationals are again champions of the NL East, wrapping up their second division title in three years against the team that knocked them out of the top spot last season. Warner, Seau among 113 Hall nominees (Yahoo Sports) - Super Bowl-winning quarterback Kurt Warner and linebacker Junior Seau are among 15 first-year eligible modern-era candidates nominated for the Pro Football Hall of Fame. Also nominated for the class of 2015 in their first year of eligibility are receivers Isaac Bruce and Torry Holt, tackle Orlando Pace, and placekicker Jason Elam. A total of 99 players and 14 coaches comprise the 113 nominees. One senior committee nominee, former Vikings center Mick Tingelhoff, also will be on the ballot. Union appeals Rice's indefinite suspension by NFL (Yahoo Sports) - The NFL players' union appealed Ray Rice's indefinite suspension Tuesday night. Rice was originally handed a two-game suspension in July under the NFL's personal conduct policy after he was charged with assault following a Feb. 15 altercation with his then-fiancee in a casino elevator. Within hours, the Ravens released Rice and NFL Commissioner Roger Goodell extended the suspension to indefinite based on the ''new evidence.'' Goodell and the Ravens say they never saw the video before Sept. 8. ''This action taken by our union is to protect the due process rights of all NFL players,'' the NFL Players Association said in a statement. Anheuser-Busch, McDonald's voice NFL disapproval (Yahoo Sports) - Major sponsors including Anheuser-Busch are adding to the chorus of disapproval over the National Football League's recent scandals, but the companies are stopping short of pulling advertising. Anheuser-Busch said Tuesday that it has spoken with the NFL about concerns related to recent incidents that are sparking outcry from fans, including an investigation into how long the NFL and its commissioner Roger Goodell knew about a video that shows Baltimore Raven Ray Rice beating his then-fiancee; McDonald's, Visa and Campbell Soup Co. say they have also voiced similar concerns to the league. The statements come after Radisson hotels said Monday that it was pulling its sponsorship of the Minnesota Vikings. FA seeks 50% cut in non-EU players - The Football Association sends out draft proposals to cut the number of non-EU players in English football by up to a half. Stanton posts pictures of facial injuries online (Yahoo Sports) - Miami Marlins slugger Giancarlo Stanton posted online side-by-side graphic photos of his face, showing healing in the five days since he was struck by a pitch. Stanton had tests in Miami on Tuesday to determine whether he can play again this season. The first shot was taken shortly after he was hit Thursday by an 88 mph pitch from Milwaukee's Mike Fiers, and it shows him with two black eyes, swelling, several cuts and stitches in his lip. Stanton sustained facial fractures and dental damage. Gutierrez having cancer treatment - Newcastle and Argentina midfielder Jonas Gutierrez says he had a testicle removed after being diagnosed with cancer. Tanaka likely to start against Toronto on Sunday (Yahoo Sports) - ST. PETERSBURG, Fla. (AP) -- Masahiro Tanaka is likely to rejoin the New York Yankees' rotation Sunday after an absence of more than two month.

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Lotus team reduce losses to £6m [ Sports: September 16, 2014, 7:59 pm]
Lotus chief executive Matthew Carter is optimistic after the team post improved financial results for the first half of 2014.

Hamilton & Rosberg 'like enemies' [ Sports: September 16, 2014, 10:12 am]
Mercedes boss Toto Wolff reveals to Andrew Benson the extent of the rivalry between team-mates Lewis Hamilton and Nico Rosberg.

Coded messages banned over radios [ Sports: September 15, 2014, 6:02 pm]
Formula 1 teams will not be allowed to use coded messages as part of a ban on giving their drivers advice over radio.

FIA issues radio message guidelines [ Sports: September 15, 2014, 6:02 pm]
Formula 1 teams will not be allowed to use coded messages as part of a ban on giving their drivers advice over radio.

Teen named Mercedes reserve driver [ Sports: September 15, 2014, 2:54 pm]
Mercedes appoint 19-year-old German Pascal Wehrlein as their reserve driver following a first Formula 1 test last week.

Prost apologises for Heidfeld crash [ Sports: September 14, 2014, 3:47 pm]
Nicolas Prost apologises for his huge accident with Nick Heidfeld at the first Formula E race and receives a 10-place grid penalty.

Di Grassi wins first Formula E race [ Sports: September 13, 2014, 11:51 am]
Lucas Di Grassi wins the first Formula E electric race in Beijing after leader Nicolas Prost crashes at the last corner.

Wolff calls radio ban 'unclear' [ Sports: September 12, 2014, 12:18 pm]
Mercedes boss Toto Wolff has said a ban on giving advice to drivers over the radio is unclear and "controversial".

Mexico on 2015 Formula 1 calendar [ Sports: September 12, 2014, 11:26 am]
Formula 1 will equal its longest ever season next year with a 20-race calendar following the return of the Mexican Grand Prix.

Ban for team radio driving advice [ Sports: September 11, 2014, 3:01 pm]
Formula 1 teams are banned from giving advice aimed at improving drivers' performance over the radio.

Ferrari chairman quits after 23 years [ Sports: September 10, 2014, 8:26 am]
Ferrari's long-time chairman Luca Di Montezemolo is stepping down and will be replaced by Fiat boss Sergio Marchionne.

Ferrari chairman Di Montezemolo quits [ Sports: September 10, 2014, 7:28 am]
Ferrari chairman Luca Di Montezemolo is stepping down and will be replaced by Fiat boss Sergio Marchionne.

Schumacher leaves hospital for home [ Sports: September 9, 2014, 1:55 pm]
Former F1 champion Michael Schumacher leaves a Swiss hospital to continue his recovery at home, his manager says.

Michael Schumacher leaves hospital [ Sports: September 9, 2014, 1:27 pm]
Former F1 champion Michael Schumacher leaves a Swiss hospital to continue his recovery at home, his manager says.

Booing from fans not nice - Rosberg [ Sports: September 9, 2014, 10:59 am]
Mercedes driver Nico Rosberg hopes Formula 1 fans "forgive" him after he was booed at the last two grands prix.

Rivals can stay at Mercedes - Prost [ Sports: September 8, 2014, 5:34 pm]
Former F1 world champion Alain Prost says Mercedes' Lewis Hamilton and Nico Rosberg could remain team-mates for three years.

Ferrari president criticised by boss [ Sports: September 8, 2014, 1:34 pm]
Luca Di Montezemolo's position as Ferrari president has been publicly questioned by the CEO of parent company Fiat.

Rosberg mistakes 'not engineered' [ Sports: September 7, 2014, 8:48 pm]
Mercedes reject claims they engineered the mistake by Nico Rosberg that led to Lewis Hamilton winning at Monza.

Albers resigns as Caterham CEO [ Sports: September 7, 2014, 8:19 pm]
Christijan Albers resigns as Caterham's chief executive officer after 67 days in the post, citing "private reasons".

No quick end to Ferrari woe - Alonso [ Sports: September 7, 2014, 8:14 pm]
Fernando Alonso says Ferrari's season will probably not improve after a poor performance at their home race in Monza.

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