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Arbitrator says MLS coach fired over spanking, other issues

HARRISBURG, Pa. (AP) - The Philadelphia Union fired coach Peter Nowak in 2012 after getting complaints he hazed rookie players by spanking them so hard it hurt his hand, directed them to run 10 miles in warm weather without water, and was dismissive of concussion injuries, according to newly filed court documents.

January 06, 2016 | | Pro Sports


Griffey elected to Hall with 99.3 percentage

NEW YORK (AP) - Ken Griffey Jr. was considered Mr. Clean during 22 years in the major leagues, untainted by accusations of drug use as he climbed the home-run list during the height of the Steroids Era.

January 06, 2016 | | Pro Sports


NFL coaches are first to go

The San Francisco 49ers were so eager to get rid of Jim Tomsula that he was shown the door almost before the parking lot at Levi Stadium cleared out after his last game.

January 06, 2016 | TIM DAHLBERG Associated Press Sports Columnist | Pro Sports


Raiders show progress but fall short of playoffs

ALAMEDA . (AP) - The signs of progress for the Oakland Raiders were stark.

January 06, 2016 | | Pro Sports


What York does, not what he says, will matter most

Jed York tried for public contrition in Monday's long-awaited oops-on-me news conference, which is fine.

January 06, 2016 | Tim Kawakami Mercury News Columnist | Pro Sports


Klay scores 36 as Warriors beat Lakers

LOS ANGELES (AP) - Klay Thompson scored 22 of his 36 points in the first quarter and Stephen Curry added 17 before sitting out the fourth to rest his ailing leg in the Golden State Warriors' 109-88 victory over the Los Angeles Lakers on Tuesday night.

January 06, 2016 | | Pro Sports


Dallas tops Sacramento in 2OTs

DALLAS (AP) - Deron Williams hit a 3-pointer at the buzzer in the second overtime, and the Dallas Mavericks beat Sacramento 117-116 Tuesday night for their 22nd consecutive home victory over the Kings.

January 06, 2016 | | Pro Sports


Bonds, Clemens likely to get boost from Hall vote changes

NEW YORK (AP) - Barry Bonds, Roger Clemens and other tainted stars of the Steroids Era appear likely to get a boost in Hall of Fame balloting, but not enough to enter Cooperstown this year.

January 06, 2016 | | Pro Sports


New year on PGA Tour raises five questions

KAPALUA, Hawaii (AP) - Jordan Spieth spent the first official practice day of the new year in good company.

January 06, 2016 | | Pro Sports


Alvarez can earn $1.6M in bonuses under A’s deal

OAKLAND (AP) - Henderson Alvarez can earn $1.6 million in performance bonuses based on starts in addition to his $4.25 million salary as part of his one-year contract with the Oakland Athletics.

January 05, 2016 | | Pro Sports


Odds go out window for unpredictable playoffs

LAS VEGAS (AP) - The playoffs are here, and nobody seems to know what to make of them.

January 05, 2016 | | Pro Sports


Two-time Super Bowl winner Coughlin resigns as Giants coach

EAST RUTHERFORD, N.J. (AP) - With the New York Giants facing a difficult decision on his coaching future after four straight years out of the playoffs, Tom Coughlin walked away gracefully, doing what was best for him.

January 05, 2016 | | Pro Sports


Kaepernick has torn thumb ligament on throwing hand

SANTA CLARA (AP) - San Francisco 49ers quarterback Colin Kaepernick has a torn ligament in the thumb on his throwing hand and surgery has been recommended. That could happen as soon as this week once he receives a second opinion on the injury.

January 05, 2016 | | Pro Sports


Swinney confident star Lawson will play in title game

GLENDALE, Ariz. (AP) - Clemson coach Dabo Swinney says he is "very optimistic" All-American Shaq Lawson will play in the national title game against Alabama after the defensive end missed most of the Tigers' semifinal victory with a knee injury.

January 05, 2016 | | Pro Sports


Possible move hangs over Raiders

ALAMEDA (AP) - Heading into the offseason with uncertainty is old hat for the Oakland Raiders, who have had nine head coaches and 17 starting quarterbacks during a 13-year stretch of no winning record or playoff berths.

January 05, 2016 | | Pro Sports


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Free-agent QB Robert Griffin III visiting Jets

NEW YORK (AP) - RGIII in NYC?

March 11, 2016 | | Pro Sports


Stricker shares lead at Innisbrook as Spieth makes cut

PALM HARBOR, Fla. (AP) - Jordan Spieth holed three shots from off the green and made the cut with one shot to spare Friday in the ...

March 11, 2016 | | Pro Sports


Venus Williams falls in Indian Wells return

INDIAN WELLS (AP) - Venus Williams tumbled out of the BNP Paribas Open in her first match at the event since 2001, falling 6-4, 6-3 to ...

March 11, 2016 | | Pro Sports


Mejia wants to challenge deal not to appeal 3rd test

NEW YORK (AP) - Former Mets closer Jenrry Mejia wants to challenge the agreement he made not to appeal his third positive drug test, which led ...

March 11, 2016 | | Pro Sports


Pence homers in Giants’ spring loss to Mariners

SCOTTSDALE, Ariz. (AP) - Hunter Pence hit a two-run homer in his first spring game for San Francisco, but Hisashi Iwakuma threw three scoreless innings to ...

March 11, 2016 | | Pro Sports


Fuld homers and triples to lead Athletics past Reds

GOODYEAR, Ariz. (AP) - Sam Fuld hit a three-run homer off Jon Moscot and had an RBI triple to help the Oakland Athletics to beat the ...

March 11, 2016 | | Pro Sports


Teenagers shine as play heats up at Indian Wells

INDIAN WELLS (AP) - Teenagers Frances Tiafoe and Brona Coric grabbed the center-court spotlight when the men joined the women for first-round play Thursday in the ...

March 11, 2016 | | Pro Sports


Panik has 3 hits as Giants beat Milwaukee Brewers

PHOENIX (AP) - Joe Panik had three hits and Chris Stratton pitched three scoreless innings to lead the San Francisco Giants over the Milwaukee Brewers 3-1 ...

March 11, 2016 | | Pro Sports


Maeda pitches 3 scoreless innings; Dodgers beat A’s

MESA, Ariz. (AP) - Kenta Maeda pitched three scoreless innings in his second start, A.J. Ellis had two hits and drove in three runs and ...

March 11, 2016 | | Pro Sports


A’s right-hander Parker injures his elbow yet again

MESA, Ariz. (AP) - Trying to come back from a series of elbow injuries, Oakland pitcher Jarrod Parker hurt his elbow yet again on the 12th ...

March 11, 2016 | | Pro Sports


Gossage critical of Bautista and Cespedes

TAMPA, Fla. (AP) - Hall of Famer Goose Gossage has criticized Toronto star Jose Bautista and New York Mets slugger Yoenis Cespedes for the way the ...

March 11, 2016 | | Pro Sports


Howell shares lead; Spieth stumbles to 76

PALM HARBOR, Fla. (AP) - Charles Howell III saw a news blurb that the Masters is a month away, and the Augusta native played Thursday like ...

March 11, 2016 | | Pro Sports


Kings suspend center Cousins

SACRAMENTO (AP) - The Sacramento Kings have suspended center DeMarcus Cousins for one game for "conduct detrimental to the team."

March 11, 2016 | | Pro Sports


Brady gets $28 million bonus

FOXBOROUGH, Mass. (AP) - Tom Brady's two-year contract extension with the Patriots will give him a $28 million signing bonus and adds $41 million to ...

March 11, 2016 | | Pro Sports


QB Brock Osweiler signs $72 million deal with Texans

HOUSTON (AP) - The Houston Texans weren't letting Brock Osweiler escape.

March 11, 2016 | | Pro Sports


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