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Furcal retires after 14 major league seasons

KANSAS CITY, Mo. (AP) - Former NL Rookie of the Year Rafael Furcal is retiring after 14 major league seasons.

May 19, 2015 | | Pro Sports


Dodgers finalize 6-year deal with Olivera

LOS ANGELES (AP) - Cuban infielder Hector Olivera arrived at the Dodgers' spring training facility in Arizona after finalizing a $62.5 million, six-year contract Tuesday, and predicted he could be playing in the major leagues within a month.

May 19, 2015 | | Pro Sports


Derek Carr sidelined in offseason workouts

ALAMEDA (AP) - When the Oakland Raiders took the field for the start of their first full-team practice since the NFL draft, there was one notable spectator.

May 19, 2015 | | Pro Sports


NFL to change extra-point kicks to longer distance

SAN FRANCISCO (AP) - The NFL is moving back extra-point kicks and allowing defenses to score on conversion turnovers.

May 19, 2015 | | Pro Sports


Land deal closes for NFL stadium near LA

LOS ANGELES (AP) - The San Diego Chargers and Oakland Raiders moved a step closer Tuesday to building a new stadium near Los Angeles after a complex land deal was finalized on a site that could become the home of a shared $1.7 billion venue.

May 19, 2015 | | Pro Sports


Kraft: Patriots won’t appeal team’s fine, draft penalties

SAN FRANCISCO (AP) - Now that Patriots owner Robert Kraft is not appealing his team's punishments in the deflated footballs scandal, only his quarterback's challenge remains.

May 19, 2015 | | Pro Sports


Players’ union asks Goodell to recuse self from Brady appeal

The players' union has asked NFL Commissioner Roger Goodell to recuse himself from the appeal hearing for Tom Brady in the deflated footballs case.

May 19, 2015 | | Pro Sports


Timberwolves get top pick

NEW YORK (AP) - The Minnesota Timberwolves too often came to the NBA draft lottery and left in worse shape than they arrived.

May 19, 2015 | | Pro Sports


Quite a change since 2014; Cavs meet Hawks in East finals

ATLANTA (AP) - The Cleveland Cavaliers could only watch enviously as LeBron James made a run at another NBA title in Miami.

May 19, 2015 | | Pro Sports


NBA MVP, runner-up to clash

OAKLAND (AP) - The MVP race was decided weeks ago. Newly crowned Stephen Curry and runner-up James Harden insist there's a bigger prize they've wanted all along.

May 19, 2015 | | Pro Sports


49ers’ Justin Smith retires

SANTA CLARA (AP) - When Justin Smith decided that his body wouldn't let him perform up to his own lofty standards, he knew it was time to stop playing.

May 19, 2015 | | Pro Sports


‘Ice’ keeping cool as Warriors coach

OAKLAND (AP) - With the stakes high and fans ready to question and critique every move, Steve Kerr knew he'd be in the spotlight no matter how things played out this postseason.

May 19, 2015 | | Pro Sports


NBA lottery still creating hope and headlines after 30 years

NEW YORK (AP) - Phil Jackson remembers watching old teammate Dave DeBusschere pound his fist in triumph, when the Knicks and NBA were dual winners.

May 19, 2015 | | Pro Sports


No rest for the NFL

SAN FRANCISCO (AP) - What offseason?

May 19, 2015 | | Pro Sports


Kraft-Goodell relationship frayed

FOXBOROUGH, Mass. (AP) - Robert Kraft has repeatedly stood up for Roger Goodell, supporting the NFL commissioner's high salary, playing a key role in ending the 2011 lockout, even vouching for his friend amid missteps in the Ray Rice domestic violence case.

May 19, 2015 | | Pro Sports


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Giants OF Pence likely out 8 weeks with hamstring surgery

ST. LOUIS (AP) - San Francisco Giants outfielder Hunter Pence will undergo surgery for a right hamstring injury and is likely to be out eight weeks.

June 03, 2016 | | Pro Sports


Kuchar, Steele tied for lead at Memorial

DUBLIN, Ohio (AP) - Two matches at home against Phil Mickelson made Brendan Steele feel inadequate. Two rounds at the Memorial gave him a share of ...

June 03, 2016 | | Pro Sports


Eyeing 22nd major, Williams to face Muguruza in French final

PARIS (AP) - Two years ago at the French Open, Serena Williams was stunned in the second round by a 20-year-old opponent participating in only her ...

June 03, 2016 | | Pro Sports


Limiting Curry, Thompson not enough for Cavs

OAKLAND (AP) - LeBron James sat down on the bench in the fourth quarter as the game slipped away, threw his hands up and grimaced in ...

June 02, 2016 | | Pro Sports


Lincecum allows three runs in five innings in Triple-A debut

TACOMA, Wash. (AP) - Two-time Cy Young winner Tim Lincecum allowed three runs and three hits over five innings in his first comeback start with Triple-A ...

June 02, 2016 | | Pro Sports


Knicks hire Hornacek as coach after 32-50 season

NEW YORK (AP) - The New York Knicks have hired Jeff Hornacek, who emerged last month as Phil Jackson's surprising coaching choice.

June 02, 2016 | | Pro Sports


Serena Williams pulls out tough quarterfinal win at French Open

PARIS (AP) - Serena Williams' chest was heaving between points. Her footwork wasn't quite right. Miscue followed miscue, until she was a set and a ...

June 02, 2016 | | Pro Sports


Argentina, Belgium top FIFA rankings

ZURICH (AP) - Argentina will kick off the Copa America as the world's top-ranked team, and No. 2 Belgium goes to the European Championship as ...

June 02, 2016 | | Pro Sports


US looks to build World Cup buzz at home in Copa America

SANTA CLARA (AP) - U.S. coach Jurgen Klinsmann realizes full well that a strong Copa America run on home soil could mean much to this ...

June 02, 2016 | | Pro Sports


Dustin Johnson off to fast start at Memorial

DUBLIN, Ohio (AP) - Dustin Johnson set the pace early with 10 birdies on his way to an 8-under 64 at the Memorial.

June 02, 2016 | | Pro Sports


Bumgarner belts 2-run HR, shuts down Braves

ATLANTA (AP) - Madison Bumgarner found the delivery he says he has sought for a year and a half.

June 02, 2016 | | Pro Sports


Pence on DL with hamstring injury

ATLANTA (AP) - The San Francisco Giants have placed outfielder Hunter Pence on the 15-day disabled list with a strained right hamstring.

June 02, 2016 | | Pro Sports


Glory Days: Bay Area plays host to NBA Finals, Stanley Cup

OAKLAND (AP) - Stephen Curry and LeBron James dueling on the court in the NBA Finals as the Golden State Warriors look to cap a record-breaking ...

June 02, 2016 | | Pro Sports


Sharks’ 25-year history comes from humble beginnings

SAN JOSE (AP) - The San Jose Sharks have come a long way from their original home at the Cow Palace with its undersized ice rink ...

June 02, 2016 | | Pro Sports


Supporting cast lift Warriors to Game 1 win

OAKLAND (AP) - Stephen Curry's "Strength In Numbers" supporting cast made all the timely shots and all the difference for the defending champions in Game ...

June 02, 2016 | | Pro Sports


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