• Colorado Rapids midfielder Lucas Pittinari, (22), right, and Real Salt Lake midfielder Luke Mulholland fight for the ball during an MLS soccer match, in Commerce City, Colo., Sunday Oct. 4, 2015. Real Salt Lake won 2-1. (AP Photo/Brennan Linsley)

    Real Salt Lake eliminates Colorado Rapids from playoff race

    COMMERCE CITY, Colo. (AP) — Joao Plata and Luke Mulholland scored 10 minutes apart in the first half and Real Salt Lake beat Colorado 2-1 on Sunday night to eliminate the Rapids from the playoff race.

  • Colorado comes up short against Oregon, 41-24

    BOULDER, Colo. (AP) — Colorado is inching closer to the elite of the Pac-12. It just didn’t happen Saturday night.

  • Oregon running back Royce Freeman (21) celebrates after running in a touchdown in the first half of an NCAA college football game against Colorado in Boulder, Colo., Saturday, Oct. 3, 2015. (AP Photo/Brennan Linsley)

    Oregon holds off Colorado 41-24 on soggy night

    BOULDER, Colo. (AP) — At the team hotel before the game, several Oregon players got stuck in an elevator. From there, things only went up for the Ducks.

  • Colorado and Oregon football fans wait out multiple weather delays before an NCAA college football game in Boulder, Colo., Saturday, Oct. 3, 2015. (AP Photo/Brennan Linsley)

    Colorado-Oregon pay tribute to shooting victims before game

    BOULDER, Colo. (AP) — There was a moment of silence before the Oregon-Colorado football game Saturday night at Folsom Field for the people who died in the shooting at Umpqua Community College in Roseburg, Oregon.

  • Colorado Rockies pitcher Chris Rusin throws to the San Francisco Giants during the first inning of a baseball game, Saturday, Oct. 3, 2015, in San Francisco.  (AP Photo/George Nikitin)

    Chris Rusin gives up 3 homers, Rockies lose 3-2 to Giants

    SAN FRANCISCO (AP) — Colorado manager Walt Weiss is encouraged by the way Chris Rusin has been pitching, even after the left-hander gave up three home runs in his final start of the season.

  • Sheriff's deputies man a roadblock on the road leading to Umpqua Community College Saturday, Oct. 3, 2015, in Roseburg, Ore. Armed with multiple guns, Chris Harper Mercer, 26, walked in a classroom at the community college, Thursday, and opened fire, killing several and wounding several others. (AP Photo/John Locher)

    More police refusing to name shooters for fear of copycats

    The sheriff detailed how a shooter armed with several guns walked into a Thursday morning writing class at a rural Oregon community college and killed nine people. He described how investigators found still more weapons at the man’s home.

  • In this Sept. 27, 2015, file photo, Denver Broncos quarterback Peyton Manning (18) passes against the Detroit Lions during an NFL football game at Ford Field in Detroit. (AP Photo/Rick Osentoski, File)

    Manning, Broncos face Vikings, look for 4-0 start

    Three weeks into the season and only one game, Minnesota at Denver, is a matchup of teams with winning records.

  • This Date In Baseball

    1918 — Walter Johnson of the Washington Senators pitched a four-hitter in 15 innings to beat the St. Louis Browns 1-0. The only hit he gave up in the first 11 innings was a triple by George Sisler.