Rose expected out 4-6 weeks…Brewers’ Ramirez to retire…Browns get McCown…Logano takes pole

CHICAGO (AP) — The Chicago Bulls expect Derrick Rose to be out just four to six weeks after undergoing knee surgery to repair a torn meniscus. General manager Gar Forman described the procedure as minor and said that the point guard was able to walk out of the hospital. Rose had an MRI on Tuesday after complaining of knee pain, but the team isn’t sure when the injury occurred.

UNDATED (AP) — Milwaukee Brewers third baseman Aramis (ah-RAH’-mihs) Ramirez has announced that he will retire at the end of the season, his 18th in the majors. The 36-year-old Ramirez hit .285 last year with 15 homers and 66 RBIs. He’s also a lifetime .285 hitter with 369 home runs and 1,342 runs batted in.

UNDATED (AP) — The Browns and veteran quarterback Josh McCown have worked out a contract, which likely means Brian Hoyer has played his final game for Cleveland. McCown went 1-10 while completing 56 percent of his passes for 2,206 yards, 11 touchdowns and 14 interceptions as Tampa Bay’s starter last season.

HAMPTON, Ga. (AP) — Daytona 500 winner Joey Logano has won the pole for Sunday’s NASCAR Sprint Cup race at Atlanta Motor Speedway. Logano led the final session of qualifying with a blistering lap of 194.683 mph to beat out Kevin Harvick for the pole. Jeff Gordon, Matt Kenseth, Jimmie Johnson and Tony Stewart were among 13 drivers who didn’t get on the track after failing to pass inspection.

PALM BEACH GARDENS, Fla. (AP) — Rory McIlroy has missed the cut at the PGA’s Honda Classic. The world’s No. 1 golfer had just one birdie and bogeyed three of his last four holes for a 4-over-74 that left him 7-over for the tournament and four shots below the cut line. Patrick Reed is the clubhouse leader at 6-under, but Brendan Steele was at minus-8 through four holes today before play was suspended by rain.