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A’s bring up OF Smolinski

NEW YORK (AP) - The Oakland Athletics called up outfielder Jake Smolinski from Triple-A Nashville on Tuesday and optioned right-hander Chris Bassitt to their top farm club.

July 07, 2015 | | Pro Sports


US enjoys 1 final title celebration

VANCOUVER, British Columbia (AP) - Megan Rapinoe strolled around taking selfies, occasionally sipping bubbly with her teammates and trying to balance the Women's World Cup championship trophy on her head.

July 07, 2015 | | Pro Sports


Rookies Bryant, Pederson make All-Star team; A-Rod left out

NEW YORK (AP) - Less than three months after making his major league debut, Chicago Cubs third baseman Kris Bryant is an All-Star, one of two rookies selected along with Los Angeles Dodgers outfielder Joc Pederson.

July 07, 2015 | | Pro Sports


Niese silences skidding giants

SAN FRANCISCO (AP) - Jonathon Niese pitched eight sharp innings for his first win in nearly two months, and the New York Mets beat the San Francisco Giants 3-0 Monday night to hand the slumping World Series champions their seventh straight defeat.

July 07, 2015 | | Pro Sports


Serena Williams tops Venus at Wimbledon

LONDON (AP) - Decades ago, when the Williams sisters were kids in California, taking tennis lessons from Dad on a municipal court and imagining playing at Grand Slam tournaments one day, it was Venus - older, taller, stronger - who usually beat Serena.

July 07, 2015 | | Pro Sports


Frightening Daytona wreck puts NASCAR safety in spotlight

DAYTONA BEACH, Fla. (AP) - Riding bumper-to-bumper at nearly 200 mph, Austin Dillon was smack in the middle of a pack of cars headed to the checkered flag when he was suddenly sent on the ride of his life.

July 06, 2015 | | Pro Sports


Bradley to make 100th appearance as US opens Gold Cup

FRISCO, Texas (AP) - Michael Bradley's 100th appearance for U.S. national team will be in Tuesday night's CONCACAF Gold Cup opener against Honduras, captaining the defending champion.

July 06, 2015 | | Pro Sports


Froome takes yellow as Rodriguez wins

HUY, Belgium (AP) - British rider Chris Froome took the Tour de France leader's yellow jersey after finishing second behind Spanish veteran Joacquim Rodriguez in Monday's crash-marred third stage, as a second straight day of chaos caused around 20 riders to fall and several to quit.

July 06, 2015 | | Pro Sports


World Cup moments distanced women from FIFA scandal

VANCOUVER, British Columbia (AP) - For a few moments over the past month, the Women's World Cup seemed to push aside the FIFA scandal that is simmering a half planet away.

July 06, 2015 | | Pro Sports


McIlroy ruptures ligament in ankle while playing soccer

LONDON (AP) - Rory McIlroy was on crutches Monday with an ankle injury from playing soccer, leaving in doubt the prospects of golf's No. 1 player defending his British Open title next week at St. Andrews.

July 06, 2015 | | Pro Sports


Women’s World Cup final seen by record 26.7 million in US

NEW YORK (AP) - The United States' win over Japan in the Women's World Cup final was the most viewed soccer game in the history of American television.

July 06, 2015 | | Pro Sports


Keys and Vandeweghe advance to quarterfinals

LONDON (AP) - While most eyes were on the Williams sisters, CoCo Vandeweghe and Madison Keys quietly showed there are more American players to pay attention to at Wimbledon.

July 06, 2015 | | Pro Sports


Rays-Royals game postponed, tornado warnings in Kansas City

KANSAS CITY, Mo. (AP) - The game between the Tampa Bay Rays and Royals scheduled for Monday night was postponed about an hour before the first pitch as tornado sirens blared across the Kansas City metro area.

July 06, 2015 | | Pro Sports


Kings, Koufos agree to 4-year, $33 million deal

A day after locking up a pair of guards, the Sacramento Kings invested in their front court.

July 06, 2015 | | Pro Sports


Williams matchup headlines Monday’s action at Wimbledon

LONDON (AP) - One five-time Wimbledon champion is guaranteed to reach the quarterfinals. Another is assured of elimination.

July 06, 2015 | | Pro Sports


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Warriors look to close out Cavs without Draymond Green

OAKLAND (AP) - Steve Kerr could have used a little more notice on this one. A heads-up about Draymond Green's suspension sure would have been ...

June 12, 2016 | | Pro Sports


Warriors star Green suspended for Game 5

OAKLAND (AP) - Through all of the criticism and accusations of dirty play, Draymond Green vowed to keep pushing as hard as he possibly could to ...

June 12, 2016 | | Pro Sports


Belt homers as Giants edge Dodgers

SAN FRANCISCO (AP) - Brandon Belt hit a two-run homer off rookie Julio Urias in the sixth inning to help Jake Peavy earn his 150th win ...

June 12, 2016 | | Pro Sports


A’s snap 7-game skid at Reds’ expense

CINCINNATI (AP) - Somebody commented to Oakland manager Bob Melvin about the loud music playing in the clubhouse after his team's 6-1 victory over the ...

June 12, 2016 | | Pro Sports


Penguins claim 4th Stanley Cup

SAN JOSE (AP) - A turnaround season for the Pittsburgh Penguins ended with Sidney Crosby once again holding the Stanley Cup.

June 12, 2016 | | Pro Sports


Curry, Thompson lead Warriors to Game 4 win

CLEVELAND (AP) - Stephen Curry got back to dropping deep shots, chomping on that mouthpiece and even barking at LeBron James.

June 11, 2016 | | Pro Sports


Couture steps up for big playoff moments for Sharks

SAN JOSE (AP) - In the biggest games this postseason, Logan Couture has often been San Jose's best player.

June 11, 2016 | | Pro Sports


US likely to advance in Copa America with tie vs Paraguay

PHILADELPHIA (AP) - The United States almost certainly needs merely a tie against Paraguay on Saturday to reach the Copa America quarterfinals.

June 11, 2016 | | Pro Sports


Cueto duels with Kershaw, Giants lose to Dodgers

SAN FRANCISCO (AP) - Johnny Cueto's night began with a debated balk, and other than that he hung tough with Clayton Kershaw pitch for pitch ...

June 11, 2016 | | Pro Sports


Gray’s wild pitches help Reds rally for win over A’s

CINCINNATI (AP) - Two wild pitches undid Sonny Gray's exceptional performance, sending the Athletics to their season-high sixth loss in a row.

June 11, 2016 | | Pro Sports


‘Ali! Ali!’: The Greatest is laid to rest in his hometown

LOUISVILLE, Ky. (AP) - The Greatest was laid to rest in his hometown Friday after an all-day send-off that was a lot like Muhammad Ali himself ...

June 11, 2016 | | Pro Sports


Brooke Henderson, Mirim Lee share lead at Women’s PGA

SAMMAMISH, Wash. (AP) - Brooke Henderson and Mirim Lee withstood a wild weather day to share the lead at 2 under halfway through the KPMG Women ...

June 11, 2016 | | Pro Sports


Gordie Howe, the gritty and mighty ‘Mr. Hockey,’ dies at 88

DETROIT (AP) - Gordie Howe worked all his remarkable life to earn the respect and awe that came with being "Mr. Hockey."

June 11, 2016 | | Pro Sports


Exaggerator seeks slice of history in Belmont Stakes

NEW YORK (AP) - Even without a Triple Crown on the line, there's always a slice of history waiting at the finish line of the ...

June 11, 2016 | | Pro Sports


Love lost? Cavs wait for Kevin Love’s return

CLEVELAND (AP) - Kevin Love smiled as he walked onto the court, sharing a handshake and laugh with teammate Jordan McRae. Love then worked on his ...

June 10, 2016 | | Pro Sports


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