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After low-key party, Junior focused on Sonoma

CHARLOTTE, N.C. (AP) - Turns out the victory party for Dale Earnhardt Jr. wasn't much of a party at all.

June 19, 2012 | | Pro Sports


Secretariat's winning time in Preakness changed

BALTIMORE (AP) - Secretariat's winning time in the 1973 Preakness has been changed to reflect that the Triple Crown-winning colt's time was actually faster than the stakes record.

June 19, 2012 | | Pro Sports


Tomlinson signs 1-day contract with Bolts, retires

SAN DIEGO (AP) - LaDainian Tomlinson was in the midst of saying goodbye to the NFL when his young son, Daylen, wandered across the dais and tugged on his pant leg, wanting a little attention.

June 19, 2012 | | Pro Sports


Sharks officially announce Todd McLellan’s return

SAN JOSE (AP) - Nearly two months after their season ended prematurely with a first-round playoff exit, the San Jose Sharks vowed to be a more aggressive team on the ice next season under coach Todd McLellan.

June 19, 2012 | | Pro Sports


Heat back in familiar ground – up 2-1 in Finals

MIAMI (AP) - LeBron James arrived for practice Monday wearing lime-green sneakers, a highly fluorescent shade.

June 19, 2012 | | Pro Sports


Floyd Mayweather Jr. tops Forbes list of money makers

The world's highest-paid athlete is in jail. The guy in second place just lost a title fight, and the man who held the distinction for a decade is now third.

June 19, 2012 | By The Associated Press | Pro Sports


Senators push bill to battle fraud in boxing

WASHINGTON (AP) - Giving voice to the outrage over Timothy Bradley's controversial split decision over Manny Pacquiao, two senators introduced legislation Monday that would create a special boxing commission to oversee all matches in the United States and restore integrity to the sport.

June 19, 2012 | | Pro Sports


Cain gets imperfect win for Giants over Angels

ANAHEIM (AP) - Matt Cain followed up his perfect game by persevering through five difficult innings for another victory, and Brandon Crawford had an early two-run double among the San Francisco Giants' 13 hits in a 5-3 victory over the Los Angeles Angels on Monday night.

June 19, 2012 | | Pro Sports


Baseball’s Roger Clemens acquitted of all charges

WASHINGTON (AP) - Roger Clemens was acquitted Monday on all charges that he obstructed and lied to Congress in denying he used performance-enhancing drugs to extend his long career as one of the greatest and most-decorated pitchers in baseball history.

June 19, 2012 | | Pro Sports


MLB Capsules

NEW YORK (AP) - R.A. Dickey became the first major league pitcher in 24 years to throw consecutive one-hitters and Ike Davis hit a grand slam to lead the New York Mets past the Baltimore Orioles 5-0 on Monday night.

June 19, 2012 | | Pro Sports


Webb Simpson wins US Open

SAN FRANCISCO (AP) - Webb Simpson won the U.S. Open and put two more names into the graveyard of champions.

June 17, 2012 | | Pro Sports


MLB Capsules

WASHINGTON (AP) - Ivan Nova pitched effectively into the eighth inning to win his fifth straight start, Curtis Granderson and Robinson Cano hit solo homers and the New York Yankees beat the Washington Nationals 4-1 Sunday for their ninth consecutive victory

June 17, 2012 | | Pro Sports


Stiff winds fuel Colo. wildfire; looting a concern

DENVER (AP) - Crews in northern Colorado are facing powerful winds as they battle a blaze that has scorched about 86 square miles of mountainous forest land and destroyed at least 181 homes, the most in state history. Meanwhile, local authorities are focusing on another concern - looting.

June 17, 2012 | | Pro Sports


Thunder waste tons of chances in Game 3 loss

MIAMI (AP) - The chance was there. Up by 10 in the third quarter on the road in Game 3 of the NBA Finals.

June 17, 2012 | | Pro Sports


Webb Simpson wins the US Open

SAN FRANCISCO (AP) - Webb Simpson won the U.S. Open and put two more names into the graveyard of champions.

June 17, 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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