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Butler ready for comeback year with A’s

MESA, Ariz. (AP) - A grinning Billy Butler strolled into Oakland's spring training clubhouse early Saturday, a bright green Athletics duffel bag draped over his right shoulder to match his upbeat mood, then walked right up to pitcher Jesse Hahn and offered a fist bump.

February 21, 2016 | | Pro Sports


Hamlin with Daytona on daring move

DAYTONA BEACH, Fla. (AP) - When he was in second grade, Denny Hamlin wrote a letter to himself wishing for a Daytona 500 victory.

February 21, 2016 | | Pro Sports


Lillard torches Warriors for 51

PORTLAND, Ore. (AP) - Damian Lillard scored a career-high 51 points, and had seven assists and six steals to lead the Portland Trail Blazers to a stunningly dominant 137-105 win over the Golden State Warriors on Friday night.

February 19, 2016 | | Pro Sports


Cousin has 37 points, 20 rebounds in Kings’ win over Nuggets

SACRAMENTO (AP) - DeMarcus Cousins had 37 points, 20 rebounds and four blocks for the Sacramento Kings in a 116-110 win over the Denver Nuggets on Friday night.

February 19, 2016 | | Pro Sports


Skinner’s 3rd-period goals push Hurricanes past Sharks

RALEIGH, N.C. (AP) - Jeff Skinner scored the key goals and Eric Staal finally got a point again. They helped the Carolina Hurricanes keep pushing for a playoff spot.

February 19, 2016 | | Pro Sports


Giants pitcher Heston could have new role

SCOTTSDALE, Ariz. (AP) - Pitching a no-hitter as a rookie can be a blessing and a curse.

February 19, 2016 | | Pro Sports


Former Athletics infielder, outfielder Tony Phillips dies

PHOENIX (AP) - Tony Phillips, an infielder and outfielder who made the final defensive play in the Oakland Athletics' sweep of the Giants during the earthquake-interrupted 1989 World Series, has died. He was 56.

February 19, 2016 | | Pro Sports


Earnhardt gives ‘Amelia’ another shot

DAYTONA BEACH, Fla. (AP) - Her name is Amelia, and boy, can she fly.

February 19, 2016 | | Pro Sports


Manfred says large free agent pool due to supply vs demand

BONITA SPRINGS, Fla. (AP) - The large number of free agents still looking for jobs with spring training under way is due to supply and demand, according to baseball commissioner Rob Manfred.

February 19, 2016 | | Pro Sports


Kokrak leads; Spieth misses cut at Riviera

LOS ANGELES (AP) - Jason Kokrak sensed something special was about to happen, and he could point to his name atop the leaderboard Friday in the Northern Trust Open.

February 19, 2016 | | Pro Sports


US earns Olympic berth with 5-0 win

HOUSTON (AP) - Alex Morgan scored three goals and the United States secured a spot in the Olympics this summer with a 5-0 victory over Trinidad and Tobago on Friday night in the semifinals of the CONCACAF Olympic qualifying tournament.

February 19, 2016 | | Pro Sports


Minor shakeups on trade deadline day

Jeff Green could give the Clippers a better shot in the West and Markieff Morris might strengthen a Wizards playoff push in the East.

February 18, 2016 | The Associated Press | Pro Sports


Pacquiao respects Nike’s decision to drop him

MANILA, Philippines (AP) - Boxing star Manny Pacquiao said Thursday that he respects Nike's decision to sever ties with him over his comments about gay relationships but stood pat on his opposition to same-sex marriage and added he's happy that "a lot of people were alarmed by the truth."

February 18, 2016 | | Pro Sports


Villegas leads Riviera with 63 while No. 1 ranked Spieth struggles

LOS ANGELES (AP) - Camilo Villegas hasn't make a cut all year and has only broken 70 one time in four previous trips to Riviera, so it was mildly surprising to see him with an 8-under 63 to build a three-shot lead Thursday in the Northern Trust Open.

February 18, 2016 | | Pro Sports


Astros’ Keuchel receives steepest increase among 156 in arbitration

NEW YORK (AP) - AL Cy Young Award winner Dallas Keuchel received the steepest increase among the 156 players in salary arbitration this year, according to a study by The Associated Press.

February 18, 2016 | | Pro Sports


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Sharapova wins 1st title since doping ban

TIANJIN, China (AP) - Maria Sharapova won her first WTA title since returning from a doping ban after defeating Aryna Sabalenka to win the Tianjin Open ...

October 15, 2017 | | Pro Sports


Ko fires 68 to clinch 1st LPGA Tour victory on home soil

INCHEON, South Korea (AP) - South Korean Jin Young Ko overcame a sluggish start to clinch her first LPGA Tour victory at the KEB Hana Bank ...

October 15, 2017 | | Pro Sports


Montgomerie earns 2nd PGA Tour Champions win in 5 weeks

CARY, N.C. (AP) - Colin Montgomerie is feeling even more confident entering the PGA Tour Champions playoffs.

October 15, 2017 | | Pro Sports


This time vs Astros, Yanks try to overcome 2-0 deficit

NEW YORK (AP) - Trailing again 2-0 in the postseason, these young New York Yankees remain even keeled going into Game 3 of the AL Championship ...

October 15, 2017 | | Pro Sports


Turner’s 3-run homer in 9th gives Dodgers win

LOS ANGELES (AP) - Justin Turner hit a three-run homer with two outs in the bottom of the ninth inning, and the Los Angeles Dodgers beat ...

October 15, 2017 | | Pro Sports


Keselowski races way into NASCAR’s playoffs 3rd round

TALLADEGA, Ala. (AP) - To win the championship this year, Team Penske told Brad Keselowski he had to win at Talladega Superspeedway.

October 15, 2017 | | Pro Sports


Dale Earnhardt Jr. navigates the chaos in Talladega finale

TALLADEGA, Ala. (AP) - Dale Earnhardt Jr. went out without a big bang at Talladega Superspeedway, and that's more than most of his fellow drivers ...

October 15, 2017 | | Pro Sports


Giants stun Broncos

DENVER (AP) - It was a wipe-out all right, just not the one expected by just about everyone outside the New York Giants.

October 15, 2017 | | Pro Sports


Redskins insist they’re not underestimating winless 49ers

LANDOVER, Md. (AP) - When the Washington Redskins began preparing to face the 0-5 San Francisco 49ers, coach Jay Gruden wanted to get a message across.

October 13, 2017 | | Pro Sports


Chargers, Raiders look to get on roll following rough starts

OAKLAND (AP) - This season hasn't exactly started as planned for the Los Angeles Chargers and Oakland Raiders.

October 13, 2017 | | Pro Sports


Durant keeps launching shots, eager to be better

OAKLAND (AP) - Fatigued after a long flight home from China, Kevin Durant knocked down one baseline 3-pointer after another - making 21 of 22 and 19 ...

October 13, 2017 | | Pro Sports


Arena quits after US World Cup failure, Gulati stays for now

NEW YORK (AP) - Bruce Arena quickly resigned as U.S. coach after the Americans' failure to qualify for the World Cup. U.S. Soccer Federation ...

October 13, 2017 | | Pro Sports


Dodgers welcome Cubs in NLCS rematch

LOS ANGELES (AP) - The Los Angeles Dodgers are tanned, rested and ready. They won 104 games this season and swept their first playoff matchup, giving ...

October 13, 2017 | | Pro Sports


Meier breaks tie as Sharks top Sabres

SAN JOSE (AP) - The San Jose Sharks felt some urgency going into Thursday night, and they responded.

October 12, 2017 | | Pro Sports


Carson Wentz throws 3 TD passes, Eagles beat Panthers

CHARLOTTE, N.C. (AP) - Carson Wentz said he saw some things from the Carolina Panthers he hadn't seen on film leading to three first-half ...

October 12, 2017 | | Pro Sports


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