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NASCAR’s Dale Earnhardt Jr. backs ban on Confederate flag

SONOMA (AP) - Dale Earnhardt Jr., NASCAR's most popular driver, called the Confederate flag "offensive to an entire race" Friday while voicing his support for it being removed from the grounds of the South Carolina Statehouse.

June 27, 2015 | | Pro Sports


Gay, Bowie capture 100 titles at nationals

EUGENE, Ore. (AP) - Tyson Gay was going so fast through the finish line that he nearly ran out of track to apply the brakes, sidestepping cameramen to avoid a nasty collision.

June 27, 2015 | | Pro Sports


Timberwolves select Towns with No. 1 pick in NBA draft

NEW YORK (AP) - The Minnesota Timberwolves got their man in the middle. The Lakers got a playmaking partner for Kobe Bryant.

June 26, 2015 | | Pro Sports


Kings take Cauley Stein with 6th overall pick

SACRAMENTO, (AP) - The Sacramento Kings drafted Kentucky center Willie Cauley-Stein with the sixth overall pick Thursday night, adding an elite defender to one of the NBA's worst defensive teams.

June 26, 2015 | | Pro Sports


Warriors draft UCLA’s Kevon Looney

OAKLAND,(AP) - The Golden State Warriors drafted UCLA forward Kevon Looney with the 30th and final pick of the first round.

June 26, 2015 | | Pro Sports


A’s finish off 3-game sweep of Rangers

ARLINGTON, Texas (AP) - Oakland right-hander Sonny Gray wins at Texas even when he's not at his best.

June 26, 2015 | | Pro Sports


Giants stop Padres late inning surge

SAN FRANCISCO (AP) - The Padres' eighth inning began and ended with pinch-hitters - and they were one and the same player.

June 26, 2015 | | Pro Sports


Baseball squad makes history with first openly gay pro

SONOMA, Calif. (AP) - Baseball history was made in Northern California wine country Thursday night when the sport's first active professional player to come out as gay pitched a shutout before an enthusiastic crowd that seemed more impressed with his performance than his role as a pioneer.

June 26, 2015 | | Pro Sports


US Players shrug off quick turnaround for China

OTTAWA, Ontario (AP) - It's been a rather short turnaround for the United States between Monday night's 2-0 victory over Colombia in the round of 16 and Friday's World Cup quarterfinal against China.

June 26, 2015 | | Pro Sports


Grizzlies acquire Matt Barnes from Charlotte Hornets

The Memphis Grizzlies acquired forward Matt Barnes from the Charlotte Hornets for guard Luke Ridnour, who later was sent to Oklahoma City.

June 26, 2015 | | Pro Sports


Bubba Watson shoots 62 to take Travelers Championship lead

CROMWELL, Conn. (AP) - Bubba Watson hit to inches on the final hole for the last his nine birdies in an 8-under 62 on Thursday in the first round of the Travelers Championship.

June 26, 2015 | | Pro Sports


Serena Williams halfway to true Grand Slam

Serena Williams heads to Wimbledon halfway to a Grand Slam.

June 26, 2015 | By HOWARD FENDRICH AP Tennis Writer | Pro Sports


US searching for offense heading into quarters

EDMONTON, Alberta (AP) - The United States is still looking for its offense at the Women's World Cup even though its stellar defense has it three wins from a title.

June 24, 2015 | | Pro Sports


A’s power past Rangers for 4th straight victory

ARLINGTON, Texas (AP) - Kendall Graveman enjoyed watching and waiting to go to the mound, especially with the Oakland Athletics giving him a five-run lead before throwing his first pitch.

June 24, 2015 | | Pro Sports


Posey’s slam lifts Giants past Padres

SAN FRANCISCO (AP) - Buster Posey hit his second grand slam in five games and the San Francisco Giants beat the San Diego Padres 6-0 on Wednesday night.

June 24, 2015 | | Pro Sports


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Woodson still going strong at age 38

NAPA (AP) - Charles Woodson is showing few signs of slowing down even at age 38.

August 08, 2015 | | Pro Sports


Chicago Cubs beat Giants

CHICAGO (AP) - The way Kyle Schwarber was hitting the ball, Joe Maddon felt he had no choice but to keep him in the lineup.

August 08, 2015 | | Pro Sports


Giants place Leake on DL

CHICAGO (AP) - San Francisco Giants right-hander Mike Leake was placed on the 15-day disabled list because of a strained left hamstring.

August 08, 2015 | | Pro Sports


Gray throws complete game in A’s win

OAKLAND (AP) - Josh Phegley had two hits and drove in a run, Danny Valencia hit a home run and Sonny Gray won a pitching duel ...

August 08, 2015 | | Pro Sports


A’s acquire minor leaguer Frias

OAKLAND . (AP) - The Oakland Athletics acquired minor league right-hander Dawrin Frias on Friday from the New York Mets as a player to be named in ...

August 07, 2015 | | Pro Sports


Golf Capsules

AKRON, Ohio (AP) - Danny Lee made seven birdies for a 5-under 65 for a one-shot lead Thursday in his first time at the Bridgestone Invitational ...

August 07, 2015 | | Pro Sports


Ledecky, Lochte earn golds for US

KAZAN, Russia (AP) - Katie Ledecky just keeps winning at the world swimming championships.

August 07, 2015 | | Pro Sports


Worrell wins 100 fly at US nationals

SAN ANTONIO (AP) - Michael Phelps is eager to see where he stacks up against the world at the U.S. national championships.

August 07, 2015 | | Pro Sports


Trent Richardson returns to practice for Raiders

NAPA (AP) - Trent Richardson looked at his opportunity in Oakland as a fresh start after the once-heralded running back prospect struggled for two years in ...

August 07, 2015 | | Pro Sports


Seau goes into Hall of Fame

SAN DIEGO (AP) - Junior Seau was many things to many people.

August 07, 2015 | | Pro Sports


LOS ANGELES (AP) — Floyd Mayweather Jr. began promoting his final fight by doing what he does best.

NAPA (AP) - Despite being a top five draft pick, a heralded rookie and a selection on the NFL's top 100 players list, Oakland Raiders ...

August 07, 2015 | | Pro Sports


Mayweather defends choice of Berto final foe

LOS ANGELES (AP) - Floyd Mayweather Jr. began promoting his final fight by doing what he does best.

August 07, 2015 | | Pro Sports


Lowrie atones for error, Astros edge A’s in 10 innings

OAKLAND (AP) - Jed Lowrie is still adjusting to playing third base for the Astros. His throwing error in the ninth inning that led to a ...

August 07, 2015 | | Pro Sports


Schwarber homers in 2nd straight game, Cubs beat Giants

CHICAGO (AP) - The Chicago Cubs wasted no time building a five-run lead, and once he sensed it slipping away, manager Joe Maddon went out to ...

August 07, 2015 | | Pro Sports


Warriors welcome Thompson after trade

OAKLAND (AP) - Jason Thompson stepped off the elevator with his parents to a grand Golden State welcome, featuring some 50 cheering Warriors employees who are ...

August 07, 2015 | | Pro Sports


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