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Cibulkova beats Bartoli to win Carlsbad crown

CARLSBAD (AP) - Second-seeded Dominique Cibulkova used her powerful ground strokes to defeat No. 1 seed Marion Bartoli 6-1, 7-5 and win the Mercury Insurance Open title on Sunday.

July 22, 2012 | | Pro Sports


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AUTO RACING

July 22, 2012 | | Pro Sports


Wiggins nears Tour title as Cavendish wins stage

BRIVE-LA-GAILLARDE, France (AP) - For Bradley Wiggins, it's time to bestow gifts at the Tour de France.

July 21, 2012 | | Pro Sports


Report: Golden's staff broke recruiting rules

CORAL GABLES, Fla. (AP) - Miami coach Al Golden's second season at the school is beginning much like his first one, with new accusations of rule breaking, the looming threat of serious NCAA sanctions and no apparent end in sight for the long probe into the Hurricanes' compliance practices.

July 21, 2012 | | Pro Sports


Agent: Favre will be assistant high school coach

Brett Favre is returning to football - as an assistant high school coach in Mississippi.

July 20, 2012 | The Associated Press | Pro Sports


Seattle's Lynch apologizes for recent actions

SEATTLE (AP) - Seattle Seahawks running back Marshawn Lynch has apologized following his arrest last weekend on charges of driving under the influence in Northern California.

July 20, 2012 | | Pro Sports


Moss helps Athletics beat Yankees

OAKLAND (AP) - Game-ending hits are becoming so routine these days in Oakland that concession workers have the celebratory whipped-cream pies waiting near the dugout whenever the Athletics are in position for another walk-off win.

July 20, 2012 | | Pro Sports


Crawford, Lincecum lead Giants over Phillies

PHILADELPHIA (AP) - Starts like this used to be common for Tim Lincecum.

July 20, 2012 | | Pro Sports


Snedeker builds 1-shot lead, with Tiger lurking

LYTHAM ST. ANNES, England (AP) - Brandt Snedeker plays fast and talks even faster, and he was on a roll Friday in the British Open. He raced up the leaderboard with five birdies in a seven-hole stretch, tied the 36-hole record for a major championship and looked like he was bent on running away from the field at Royal Lytham & St. Annes.

July 20, 2012 | | Pro Sports


Feds urge appeals court to uphold Bonds conviction

SAN FRANCISCO (AP) - Prosecutors on Thursday urged a federal appeals court to uphold former major league slugger Barry Bonds' obstruction of justice conviction.

July 19, 2012 | | Pro Sports


Wiggins holds yellow jersey, 3 days left in Tour

BAGNERES-DE-LUCHON, France (AP) - Britain's Bradley Wiggins overcame the mountains and challengers to retain the yellow jersey, while Spain's Alejandro Valverde won the 17th stage of the Tour de France on Thursday.

July 19, 2012 | | Pro Sports


Walk in the park gives Scott lead at British Open

LYTHAM ST. ANNES, England (AP) - Unlike the guys in charge of the weather forecast, Adam Scott got everything just about right Thursday in the British Open.

July 19, 2012 | | Pro Sports


Giants can't find big hits in 3-2 loss to Braves

ATLANTA (AP) - The Giants' first loss since the All-Star break provided a reminder their hitters still have room to improve.

July 19, 2012 | | Pro Sports


Griffin shuts down Yankees

OAKLAND (AP) - Yoenis Cespedes hit a two-run homer in the first inning and A.J. Griffin shut down one of baseball's best lineups for five innings as the Oakland Athletics beat the Yankees 4-3 Thursday night to snap a nine-game skid at home to New York.

July 19, 2012 | | Pro Sports


Cadel Evans' repeat Tour hopes vanish in Pyrenees

BAGNERES-DE-LUCHON, France (AP) - Cadel Evans' vision of repeating as Tour de France champion vanished under the sun-baked punishment of the Pyrenees mountains on Wednesday, as Bradley Wiggins took another step toward taking the yellow jersey home.

July 18, 2012 | | Pro Sports


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AMERICAN LEAGUE CAPSULES

ANAHEIM, Calif. (AP) - Pinch-hitter John Jaso came through with a two-run homer off closer Ernesto Frieri in the ninth inning, sending the Oakland Athletics to a 3-2 victory over the Los Angeles Angels on Monday night.

April 15, 2014 | | Pro Sports


NATIONAL LEAGUE CAPSULES

MILWAUKEE (AP) - The Milwaukee Brewers' nine-game winning streak was snapped Monday night when Lance Lynn struck out 11 in seven innings and Jon Jay hit a three-run homer for the St. Louis Cardinals in a 4-0 victory.

April 15, 2014 | | Pro Sports


Warriors beat Wolves 130-120, secure 6th seed

OAKLAND, Calif. (AP) - Stephen Curry had 32 points and 15 assists, and the reeling Golden State Warriors rallied from 19 points down in the first half to beat the Minnesota Timberwolves 130-120 on Monday night.

April 14, 2014 | | Pro Sports


John Jaso's pinch-hit HR lifts A's over Angels 3-2

ANAHEIM, Calif. (AP) - Pinch-hitter John Jaso came through with a two-run homer off closer Ernesto Frieri in the ninth inning, sending the Oakland Athletics to a 3-2 victory over the Los Angeles Angels on Monday night.

April 14, 2014 | | Pro Sports


Kings-Sharks rivalry resumes in 1st round

SAN JOSE (AP) - The rivalry between the Los Angeles Kings and San Jose Sharks has grown so intense in recent years that even newcomers take little time to acclimate themselves to the animosity.

April 14, 2014 | | Pro Sports


Phelps back in pool

Michael Phelps is coming out of retirement, lured back into the pool by the fun of it and the possibility of swimming at a fifth Olympics in Rio in 2016.

April 14, 2014 | | Pro Sports


Green jacket, golden moment for Watson

AUGUSTA, Ga. (AP) - For all the crazy stunts Bubba Watson does for fun, the green jacket was off limits.

April 14, 2014 | | Pro Sports


49ers CB Culliver pleads not guilty

SAN JOSE (AP) - San Francisco 49ers cornerback Chris Culliver has pleaded not guilty to misdemeanor hit-and-run charges and felony possession of brass knuckles.

April 14, 2014 | | Pro Sports


Kings rally helps top Timberwolves

SACRAMENTO (AP) - Barring a change of heart from the league offices, Sacramento center DeMarcus Cousins has played his last game of the season.

April 13, 2014 | | Pro Sports


Curry has 47, but Warriors fall to Blazers

PORTLAND, Ore. (AP) - LaMarcus Aldridge scored 26 points, including the go-ahead jumper in overtime, and the Portland Trail Blazers defeated the Warriors 119-117 despite a season-high 47 points from Golden State's Stephen Curry.

April 13, 2014 | | Pro Sports


SF beats Rockies in 10 innings

SAN FRANCISCO (AP) - Brandon Crawford's first splash hit came at a most opportune time.

April 13, 2014 | | Pro Sports


Cespedes’ late HR lifts A’s over Mariners

SEATTLE (AP) - Another well-pitched game for the Oakland Athletics came with a price.

April 13, 2014 | | Pro Sports


49ers Aldon Smith arrested at airport

LOS ANGELES (AP) - San Francisco 49ers linebacker Aldon Smith was arrested Sunday at Los Angeles International Airport after authorities said he became belligerent during a security screening and threatened that he had a bomb.

April 13, 2014 | | Pro Sports


Conway Captures Long Beach Grand Prix

LONG BEACH - Britain's Mike Conway (Fuzzy's Vodka/Ed Carpenter Racing Chevrolet) took full advantage of a late race multi car accident among the leaders to capture Sunday's thrilling 40th Annual Toyota Grand Prix of Long Beach for the Verizon IndyCar Series.

April 13, 2014 | | Pro Sports


Watson wins 2nd Masters title

AUGUSTA, Ga. (AP) - Bubba Watson's second Masters title was nothing like the green jacket he won two years ago.

April 13, 2014 | | Pro Sports


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