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MLB appoints Billy Bean consultant for inclusion

MINNEAPOLIS (AP) - The burden of being gay became too great for Billy Bean to bear during his playing career, so he quit rather than seek support for his secret.

July 15, 2014 | | Pro Sports


With hitting down, should MLB lower the mound?

MINNEAPOLIS (AP) - Baseball has a problem: Clayton Kershaw, Aroldis Chapman, Felix Hernandez and all the other kings of the hill are just too good.

July 15, 2014 | | Pro Sports


Derby king defends his crown

MINNEAPOLIS (AP) - Yoenis Cespedes knew how to pace himself in this rain-delayed home run derby, drawn out further by a new format.

July 15, 2014 | | Pro Sports


Hernandez vs Wainwright in All-Star game

MINNEAPOLIS (AP) - Seattle's Felix Hernandez will start Tuesday night's All-Star game for the American League and Adam Wainwright of the St. Louis Cardinals will open for the National League.

July 15, 2014 | | Pro Sports


Derek Jeter set for 14th and last All-Star Game

MINNEAPOLIS (AP) - Derek Jeter was an elite shortstop winning World Series championships not long after many of baseball's current greats were born.

July 15, 2014 | | Pro Sports


More than 26 million watch World Cup final in US

NEW YORK (AP) - Even without the home team involved, the World Cup final between Germany and Argentina set a television viewership record in the United States, capping a tournament that exceeded expectations for interest on both ESPN and Univision.

July 15, 2014 | | Pro Sports


Alberto Contador out with fractured shin

PLANCHER-LES-MINES, France (AP) - After just 10 stages, the two pre-race favorites have crashed out of the Tour de France. And Vincenzo Nibali is wasting little time in showing that he's now the man to beat.

July 15, 2014 | | Pro Sports


Lefty lovin’ life

HOYLAKE, England (AP) - Phil Mickelson rolled long putts across the practice green in front of the Royal Liverpool clubhouse, some of them going in, most of them the right distance. He chirped to the caddie of Brandt Snedeker about their money game, a Mickelson tradition at the majors.

July 15, 2014 | | Pro Sports


Scolari out as Brazil coach after World Cup failure

SAO PAULO (AP) - Brazil coach Luiz Felipe Scolari resigned after the team failed to win the World Cup, the Brazilian Football Confederation said Monday.

July 15, 2014 | | Pro Sports


Watson keeping tabs on Woods

HOYLAKE, England (AP) - U.S. captain Tom Watson had been looking forward to seeing Tiger Woods at theBritish Open to "tell him my feelings about him direct" about the Ryder Cup.

July 15, 2014 | | Pro Sports


Germany basks in 4th title after 24-year wait

BERLIN (AP) - It's been a long wait, and now Germany is basking in its fourth World Cup title.

July 15, 2014 | | Pro Sports


3 lead men’s public links at 66

NEWTON, Kansas (AP) - Garrett Rank, Michael Colgate and Zane Thomas opened with 5-under-par 66s Monday for the first-round lead at the U.S. Amateur Public Links Championship.

July 15, 2014 | | Pro Sports


Gatlin extends unbeaten streak in 100 meters

LINZ, Austria (AP) - Justin Gatlin stretched his season's unbeaten streak in the 100 meters to 10 races by trashing the 20-year-old best mark of the Gugl Games on Monday.

July 15, 2014 | | Pro Sports


Dominant pitching taking center stage in Midsummer Classic

MINNEAPOLIS (AP) - Mike Matheny had quite the choice for the National League's All-Star starter.

July 15, 2014 | | Pro Sports


Thompson, Cousins part of US roster

The Associated Press

July 15, 2014 | | Pro Sports


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Raiders rally past Texans in Mexico City

MEXICO CITY (AP) - The party in the stands started early in the second NFL regular season game ever played in Mexico with loud cheers and ...

November 21, 2016 | | Pro Sports


They’re the 1 & Niners

SANTA CLARA (AP) - Tom Brady reminisced for a minute, practically giddy rewinding back to his teenage years and childhood as a San Francisco fan watching ...

November 21, 2016 | | Pro Sports


Raiders, Texans showdown in Mexico City

MEXICO CITY (AP) - As much as possible, the Oakland Raiders and Houston Texans want to treat their trip to Mexico City as business as usual.

November 21, 2016 | | Pro Sports


Gay scores 23 as Kings beat Raptors

SACRAMENTO (AP) - Rudy Gay had 23 points and nine rebounds and the Sacramento Kings beat Toronto 102-99 on Sunday night after waiting out a video ...

November 21, 2016 | | Pro Sports


Johnson seizes record-tying 7th title

HOMESTEAD, Fla. (AP) - Jimmie Johnson had the commemorative helmet and a photographer chronicling his every move. He had even planned to run a symbolic seven ...

November 21, 2016 | | Pro Sports


Jordan Spieth wins Australian Open in 3-way playoff

SYDNEY (AP) - Jordan Spieth sank a 10-foot birdie putt on the first playoff hole Sunday to beat local hopes Cameron Smith and Ashley Hall to ...

November 21, 2016 | | Pro Sports


Scott McCarron wins Pebble Beach Invitational

PEBBLE BEACH (AP) - Scott McCarron won the Pebble Beach Invitational on Sunday, birdieing the par-5 18th for a 4-under 68 and a one-stroke victory over ...

November 21, 2016 | | Pro Sports


Teague leads Indiana past Oklahoma City for OT win

OKLAHOMA CITY (AP) - Jeff Teague scored eight of his 30 points in overtime and the Indiana beat the Oklahoma City Thunder 115-111 on Sunday night ...

November 21, 2016 | | Pro Sports


Final PGA event goes another day in 4-man playoff

ST. SIMONS ISLAND, Ga. (AP) - Billy Horschel thought he hit the winning putt, taking quick steps to the right to watch the ball track toward ...

November 21, 2016 | | Pro Sports


Redskins defeat Packers

LANDOVER, Md. (AP) - Kirk Cousins went deep late and often, throwing for 375 yards and three touchdowns to lead Washington past free-falling Green Bay 42 ...

November 21, 2016 | | Pro Sports


Kickers miss 12 PAT attempts

NEW YORK (AP) – NFL kickers missed like never before Sunday, setting a record with 12 failed extra point attempts.

November 21, 2016 | | Pro Sports


Brady throws 4 TD passes in triumphant Bay Area return

SANTA CLARA (AP) - Tom Brady chatted up one of his old 49ers favorites in Tom Rathman, then pushed aside all that nostalgia for a few ...

November 21, 2016 | | Pro Sports


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