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Ivy League changes rules for kickoffs

PRINCETON, N.J. (AP) - The Ivy League will use an experimental rule this season to move kickoffs to the 40-yard line and touchbacks to the 20-yard line in an effort to reduce concussions and further promote the safety and welfare of its student-athletes.

July 20, 2016 | | Pro Sports


Valenzuela loses license bid

SACRAMENTO (AP) - Former Kentucky Derby-winning jockey Patrick Valenzuela has lost his bid to ride in California for now.

July 20, 2016 | | Pro Sports


Froome extends Tour lead

FINHAUT-EMOSSON, Switzerland (AP) - Nairo Quintana was expected to celebrate Colombia's national holiday with a major offensive in the Alps that would see him close in on Tour de France leader Chris Froome.

July 20, 2016 | | Pro Sports


Popovich, US basketball get head start on 2020

LAS VEGAS (AP) - Mike Krzyzewski is working with his team when suddenly Gregg Popovich enters the gym with his own guys looking to play ball.

July 20, 2016 | | Pro Sports


Potato chips helps Hammel’s cramps

CHICAGO (AP) - Jason Hammel says potato chips have helped end chronic cramping issues. Now the Chicago Cubs right-hander has enough salty snacks to last the rest of the season.

July 20, 2016 | | Pro Sports


Record-setting year for draft class

NEW YORK (AP) - Major league teams have spent a record $267.95 million on signing bonuses for players drafted last month, a 7.4 percent increase from last year's final total of $249.38 million.

July 20, 2016 | | Pro Sports


Ortiz hits 3-run homer, Boston beats San Francisco

BOSTON (AP) - Jake Peavy showed he hasn't lost his sense of humor since his year with the Boston Red Sox.

July 20, 2016 | | Pro Sports


Athletics rally from 3 down to beat Astros

OAKLAND (AP) - Marcus Semien scored from second base on Josh Reddick's two-out infield single in the 10th inning to lift the Oakland Athletics to a 4-3 win over the Houston Astros on Tuesday night.

July 20, 2016 | | Pro Sports


Raiders sign cornerback Amerson to 4-year extension

ALAMEDA (AP) - The Oakland Raiders have signed cornerback David Amerson to a four-year contract extension.

July 20, 2016 | | Pro Sports


Woods out of PGA as rehab continues

Tiger Woods withdrew from the PGA Championship, the first time he will go an entire year without playing a major.

July 20, 2016 | | Pro Sports


Lefty chasing the other Nicklaus mark

TROON, Scotland (AP) - Tiger Woods isn't the only player chasing Jack Nicklaus in the majors.

July 20, 2016 | | Pro Sports


Now or never for Quintana at Tour de France

BERN, Switzerland (AP) - As the Tour de France heads toward the Alps, Nairo Quintana and Alejandro Valverde have only a few opportunities left to try and derail Chris Froome's bid for a third title in four years.

July 20, 2016 | | Pro Sports


UFC: Brock Lesnar also failed fight-night doping test

LAS VEGAS (AP) - The UFC says heavyweight Brock Lesnar failed a second doping test in a sample taken on the night of his victory over Mark Hunt at UFC 200.

July 20, 2016 | | Pro Sports


Doi and Cornet advance in BOTW Classic

STANFORD AP) - Fifth-seeded Misaki Doi and No. 7 seed Alize Cornet each needed three sets on Monday night to advance to the second round of the Bank of the West Classic.

July 20, 2016 | | Pro Sports


Stephens upset, Querrey advances at Citi Open

WASHINGTON (AP) - Sam Querrey advanced despite not having his giant-slaying best. Sloane Stephens didn't have any of her best and is going home.

July 20, 2016 | | Pro Sports


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Triggs earns 1st win as A’s defeat Cards

ST. LOUIS (AP) - First Stephen Vogt delivered the lineup card to the umpires. Then he connected for a three-run home run that helped the Oakland ...

August 28, 2016 | | Pro Sports


Giants hit 4 homers to beat Braves

SAN FRANCISCO (AP) - The Giants combined some unexpected power at the plate with a gritty outing from Madison Bumgarner to beat the Braves and finally ...

August 28, 2016 | | Pro Sports


Kaepernick sitting thru anthem

SANTA CLARA (AP) - Defiant, and determined to be a conduit for U.S. change, Colin Kaepernick plans to sit through the national anthem for as ...

August 28, 2016 | | Pro Sports


Samardzija overcomes shaky start, Giants beat Braves

SAN FRANCISCO (AP) - Jeff Samardzija and two relievers combined on a seven-hitter, and the San Francisco Giants beat the Atlanta Braves 7-0 on Friday night.

August 26, 2016 | | Pro Sports


Weaver gets 1st big-league win as Cardinals beat A’s

ST. LOUIS (AP) - Luke Weaver didn't have any big plans to celebrate his first major league win.

August 26, 2016 | | Pro Sports


Patrick Reed builds a 2-shot lead at Bethpage Black

FARMINGDALE, N.Y. (AP) - Patrick Reed's place in the Ryder Cup is looking better with each round at The Barclays, and so are his ...

August 26, 2016 | | Pro Sports


US Open top seeds Williams, Djokovic coming off injuries

NEW YORK (AP) - Serena Williams is "starting to feel a little better." Novak Djokovic is "getting there."

August 26, 2016 | | Pro Sports


Bowman excited to fill in for Earnhardt again

BROOKLYN, Mich. (AP) - Alex Bowman should have plenty of fans this weekend at Michigan International Speedway in his return to NASCAR Sprint Cup racing.

August 26, 2016 | | Pro Sports


Chargers coach Mike McCoy on Bosa

SAN DIEGO (AP) - A day after the Chargers took their contract dispute with rookie defensive end Joey Bosa public, San Diego coach Mike McCoy had ...

August 26, 2016 | | Pro Sports


Browns trade linebacker Barkevious Mingo to Patriots

CLEVELAND (AP) - Barkevious Mingo never really fit in with the Browns.

August 26, 2016 | | Pro Sports


Harrison, Matthews, Peppers talk PEDs with NFL investigators

Pittsburgh Steelers linebacker James Harrison and Green Bay Packers defensive players Clay Matthews and Julius Peppers met this week with NFL investigators looking into allegations ...

August 26, 2016 | | Pro Sports


The start of the FedEx Cup playoffs

FARMINGDALE, N.Y. (AP) - Patrick Reed didn't break anything Thursday except par.

August 26, 2016 | | Pro Sports


Lochte’s legal troubles mount in Brazil

RIO DE JANEIRO (AP) - Brazilian police charged American swimmer Ryan Lochte on Thursday with filing a false robbery report over an incident during the Olympics ...

August 26, 2016 | | Pro Sports


Star South Korean baseball pitcher convicted of match-fixing

SEOUL, South Korea (AP) - A South Korean baseball player was convicted of match-fixing on Friday and handed a suspended two-year prison term for deliberately allowing ...

August 26, 2016 | | Pro Sports


Phillies send Carlos Ruiz to Dodgers for Ellis

LOS ANGELES (AP) - The NL West-leading Los Angeles Dodgers acquired Carlos Ruiz from Philadelphia in a trade of popular backup catchers Thursday, getting a player ...

August 26, 2016 | | Pro Sports


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