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Manfred: More rule changes needed to improve pace of play

MIAMI (AP) - MLB Commissioner Rob Manfred says more rule changes are needed to improve the pace of play, and one proposal under consideration is a limitation on relief pitching changes in an inning or a game.

July 27, 2016 | | Pro Sports


Garcia reminded that time still on his side to win a major

SPRINGFIELD, N.J. (AP) - Henrik Stenson took his silver claret jug and headed straight for Switzerland to play in a charity event organized by Sergio Garcia. It turned out to be the perfect occasion to deliver an important message to the host.

July 27, 2016 | | Pro Sports


Bumgarner, Giants fall to Reds for 9th loss in 11 games

SAN FRANCISCO (AP) - The way the San Francisco Giants are going these days, even a solid outing from their four-time All-Star and staff ace wasn't much help.

July 27, 2016 | | Pro Sports


Davis homers twice, Crisp goes deep

ARLINGTON, Texas (AP) - Coco Crisp and Khris Davis got Oakland off to a quick start against Yu Darvish. Then came their big blows against a hard-throwing reliever to clinch the fourth series in a row for the Athletics.

July 27, 2016 | | Pro Sports


Kevin Durant shines in first game at new home arena

OAKLAND (AP) - Cheered all night long by his basketball-crazed new fan base, Kevin Durant knocked down a 3-pointer on the Americans' first touch and slammed home a dunk the very next time down the floor.

July 26, 2016 | | Pro Sports


Cain hits better than he pitches as Giants beat Reds

SAN FRANCISCO (AP) - Matt Cain hit a three-run homer during his first win in more than two months, and the San Francisco Giants beat the Cincinnati Reds 9-7 on Tuesday night.

July 26, 2016 | | Pro Sports


Gray area: 8 Ks, 1 bad inning as A’s win

ARLINGTON, Texas (AP) - Sonny Gray had a season-high eight strikeouts and overcame one volatile inning, Josh Reddick drove in three runs and the Oakland Athletics beat the Texas Rangers 6-3 on Tuesday night.

July 26, 2016 | | Pro Sports


Sean Doolittle plays impromptu shadow baseball with boy

SAN FRANCISCO (AP) - When a baseball-loving boy stopped Oakland reliever Sean Doolittle by chance Monday to check out the A's bandanna worn by the pitcher's dog, the little guy got an impromptu opportunity to play shadow baseball with a big leaguer.

July 26, 2016 | | Pro Sports


Padres keep rebuilding by trading Upton to Blue Jays

TORONTO (AP) - Outfielder Melvin Upton Jr. was already in Toronto with the San Diego Padres when they traded him across the diamond to the Blue Jays.

July 26, 2016 | | Pro Sports


New Cubs closer Aroldis Chapman arrives to a mixed

CHICAGO (AP) - Star closer Aroldis Chapman joined the Cubs on Tuesday, arriving to a mixed reaction in Chicago and saying he couldn't remember what management told him about off-field expectations and behavior.

July 26, 2016 | | Pro Sports


Federer to miss rest of season

Associated Press

July 26, 2016 | | Pro Sports


At least 105 Russian athletes banned so far

MOSCOW (AP) - At least 105 athletes from the 387-strong Russian Olympic team announced last week have been barred from the Rio Games in connection with the country's doping scandal.

July 26, 2016 | | Pro Sports


Stoudemire retires from NBA

NEW YORK (AP) - Amare Stoudemire's greatest NBA success was in Phoenix, where as Steve Nash's pick-and-roll partner he was one of the NBA's most fearsome finishers.

July 26, 2016 | | Pro Sports


Veteran receiver Anquan Boldin joining Lions via free agency

DETROIT (AP) - Anquan Boldin is joining the Detroit Lions, according to messages on the free-agent receiver's Twitter account Tuesday.

July 26, 2016 | | Pro Sports


Seattle agrees to contract extension with coach Pete Carroll

RENTON, Wash. (AP) - The Seattle Seahawks and coach Pete Carroll have agreed on a contract extension, keeping the oldest head coach in the NFL locked up beyond the 2016 season.

July 26, 2016 | | Pro Sports


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Durant, Curry lead Warriors to NBA title

OAKLAND (AP) - As a fresh NBA champions cap sat a tad off-kilter on his head, Kevin Durant embraced mother Wanda. Then he moved across the ...

June 13, 2017 | | Pro Sports


Bradley’s stunning early goal helps US to 1-1 tie at Mexico

MEXICO CITY (AP) - Michael Bradley watched Hector Moreno's pass to Javier Hernandez in the center circle and thought back to the videos he had ...

June 11, 2017 | | Pro Sports


Jutanugarn beats Thompson, Chun in playoff at LPGA

CAMBRIDGE, Ontario (AP) - Ariya Jutanugarn was seated by the scorer's tent after finishing her final round Sunday, snapping selfies with In Gee Chun and ...

June 11, 2017 | | Pro Sports


Berger wins at St. Jude Classic for repeat title

MEMPHIS, Tenn. (AP) - The first few shots of Daniel Berger's final round didn't give much clue that his second straight victory at the ...

June 11, 2017 | | Pro Sports


GIANTS BREAK OUT OF FUNK

SAN FRANCISCO (AP) - The San Francisco Giants busted out of their offensive slump without a couple of key players.

June 11, 2017 | | Pro Sports


He’s on court for this Finals Game 5

OAKLAND (AP) - A year ago for Game 5 of the NBA Finals, Golden State general manager Bob Myers sat alongside suspended forward Draymond Green next-door ...

June 11, 2017 | | Pro Sports


Back to back champs take Stanley Cup

NASHVILLE, Tenn. (AP) - Sidney Crosby is bringing the Stanley Cup back home to Pittsburgh for a second consecutive year.

June 11, 2017 | | Pro Sports


Mallex Smith has 3 hits as Tampa beats Oakland A’s

ST. PETERSBURG, Fla. (AP) - Mallex Smith had three hits and used his speed to set up the go-ahead run and the Tampa Bay Rays took ...

June 11, 2017 | | Pro Sports


Nadal wins record 10th French Open

PARIS (AP) - As he sat in front of a TV to watch last year's French Open final, sidelined by an injured left wrist, Rafael ...

June 11, 2017 | | Pro Sports


Blaney wins 1st career NASCAR Cup race at Pocono Raceway

LONG POND, Pa. (AP) - Ryan Blaney was stationed in victory lane with a headset on as a guest pit reporter just the day before at ...

June 11, 2017 | | Pro Sports


Top prospects for MLB draft

Some of the top players eligible for the Major League Baseball draft (with position, school, height, weight - as listed by Major League Baseball - and college ...

June 11, 2017 | By DENNIS WASZAK Jr | Pro Sports


Tapwrit wins Belmont by 2 lengths

NEW YORK (AP) - The road to the winner's circle in the Belmont Stakes ran through the Kentucky Derby, even if the Derby and Preakness ...

June 11, 2017 | | Pro Sports


Hall of Fame inductee Evander Holyfield: ‘My mom wouldn’t let me quit’

CANASTOTA, N.Y. (AP) - "The Real Deal" delivered one more time.

June 11, 2017 | | Pro Sports


Alaska woman gets probation for cruelty in 3- legged dog case

FAIRBANKS, Alaska (AP) - A woman accused of not doing enough to prevent her injured and pregnant dog from suffering until it started chewing off one ...

June 11, 2017 | | Pro Sports


LeBron, Cavs end Warriors perfect postseason run in Game 4

CLEVELAND (AP) - The Cavaliers stopped Golden State's perfect postseason and maybe started another comeback.

June 09, 2017 | | Pro Sports


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