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Villeneuve looks to change reputation at Sonoma

SONOMA, (AP) - He's a former Formula One world champion, an Indianapolis 500 winner. But those accomplishments mean very little when Jacques Villeneuve races in NASCAR.

June 22, 2013 | | Pro Sports


Gay beats Gatlin to win 100 at nationals

DES MOINES, (AP) - So sore for so long, Tyson Gay is sometimes leery of digging deep and testing out that surgically repaired hip.

June 22, 2013 | | Pro Sports


Done talking, now Malignaggi and Broner must fight

NEW YORK (AP) - Paulie Malignaggi is as good with his mouth as he is with his fists, so proficient when talking about the sweet science that Showtime uses him as a commentator when he is not in the ring.

June 22, 2013 | | Pro Sports


Spain, France win Under-20 WCup opening matches

ISTANBUL (AP) - Spain showed why it is favored to win the Under-20 World Cup by beating the United States 4-1 on Friday in its opener after doubles from star strikers Jese and Gerard Deulofeu.

June 22, 2013 | | Pro Sports


Nor Cal natives appearing in Sonoma this weekend

Always one of the highlights of the racing season, the NASCAR Sprint Cup Series returns to the beautiful Sonoma wine country for 25rd consecutive year with the Toyota/Save Mart 350 this weekend, as the best stock car drivers in the world take on the twisting 10-turn, 1.99-mile Sonoma Raceway road course.

June 21, 2013 | | Pro Sports


Nor Cal natives appearing in Sonoma this weekend

Always one of the highlights of the racing season, the NASCAR Sprint Cup Series returns to the beautiful Sonoma wine country for 25rd consecutive year with the Toyota/Save Mart 350 this weekend, as the best stock car drivers in the world take on the twisting 10-turn, 1.99-mile Sonoma Raceway road course.

June 20, 2013 | | Pro Sports


Rangers clinch series over A’s with 4-3 win

ARLINGTON, Texas (AP) - Ian Kinsler put Texas ahead for the first time with a two-run single in the seventh and the Rangers held on for a series-clinching 4-3 victory over the AL West-leading Oakland Athletics on Thursday.

June 20, 2013 | | Pro Sports


High-scoring Game 4 flips script on Stanley Cup

CHICAGO (AP) - So much for all the talk about the impenetrable goalies, and forget about those lane-clogging defensemen. It was all about the offense in Game 4, and the hangover could extend into the final three games of the deadlocked Stanley Cup finals.

June 20, 2013 | | Pro Sports


Wambach breaks Hamm’s mark for career goals

HARRISON, N.J. (AP) - Abby Wambach broke Mia Hamm's record for international career goals by a soccer player, scoring four times in the first half against South Korea to push her total to 160.

June 20, 2013 | | Pro Sports


Sharks re-sign Raffi Torres to 3-year deal

SAN JOSE, Calif. (AP) - Raffi Torres showed the San Jose Sharks during his short stint both the attributes that make him a valuable player and the negatives of his suspension-filled history that sidelined him for the final six games of the playoffs.

June 20, 2013 | | Pro Sports


Hoffman shoots 61 for early lead at Travelers

CROMWELL, Conn. (AP) - Charley Hoffman couldn't help but think about last year as he stood on the 17th tee Thursday at the Travelers Championship.

June 20, 2013 | | Pro Sports


Marquez, Bradley eager to put Pacquiao behind them

BEVERLY HILLS, Calif. (AP) - Juan Manuel Marquez could have fought Manny Pacquiao for a fifth time. Timothy Bradley could have had a rematch with the Filipino congressman.

June 20, 2013 | | Pro Sports


Suit: Patriots’ Hernandez shot man in face in Fla.

MIAMI (AP) - New England Patriots tight end Aaron Hernandez, already connected to a homicide victim in Massachusetts, is being sued in South Florida by a man claiming Hernandez shot him in the face after they argued at a strip club.

June 20, 2013 | | Pro Sports


Serena Williams sorry after rape case comments

Serena Williams has reached out to the family of the victim in the Steubenville, Ohio, rape case after the tennis star was quoted in a Rolling Stone article saying "she shouldn't have put herself in that position."

June 20, 2013 | | Pro Sports


Blanco’s 2-run triple in 7th helps Giants win

SAN FRANCISCO (AP) - Gregor Blanco has learned to think like a run producer.

June 19, 2013 | | Pro Sports


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Morse, Panda power Giants

ST. LOUIS (AP) - Michael Morse homered and drove in three runs and Pablo Sandoval homered and scored twice to propel the San Francisco Giants to a 6-5 win over the St. Louis Cardinals on Thursday night in the opener of a four-game series.

May 29, 2014 | | Pro Sports


Porcello, Tigers top A’s

OAKLAND (AP) - Miguel Cabrera hit a go-ahead sacrifice fly in the fifth to back Rick Porcello's eighth victory, and the Detroit Tigers beat the Oakland Athletics 5-4 on Thursday for a split of the four-game series between division leaders.

May 29, 2014 | | Pro Sports


Brewers’ Braun making smooth transition to right field

MILWAUKEE (AP) - Now leading off for the Brewers ... outfielder Ryan Braun?

May 29, 2014 | | Pro Sports


Donaldson rallies A’s to 3-1 win over Tigers

OAKLAND (AP) - After being shut down by Anibal Sanchez all night, the Oakland Athletics were happy finally to get a chance at Detroit's bullpen in the ninth.

May 29, 2014 | | Pro Sports


Giants top Cubs 5-0, 6 pitchers team on 2-hitter

SAN FRANCISCO (AP) - Bruce Bochy remembered stressing out while watching Tim Lincecum labor through the final innings of his 148-pitch no-hitter at San Diego last July. The Giants manager said there was "no chance" of stretching out his starter again Wednesday, even after Lincecum logged five hitless innings.

May 29, 2014 | | Pro Sports


Pacers stay alive with 93-90 Game 5 win over Heat

INDIANAPOLIS (AP) - Paul George went into desperation mode to salvage the Pacers' season.

May 29, 2014 | | Pro Sports


AP Source: Shelly Sterling reviewing Clippers bids

LOS ANGELES (AP) - Shelly Sterling was reviewing bids from five groups interested in buying the Los Angeles Clippers, a person with knowledge of the negotiations told The Associated Press on Wednesday.

May 29, 2014 | | Pro Sports


Spurs try to avert new collapse vs Thunder

OKLAHOMA CITY (AP) - The San Antonio Spurs have seen this nightmare before.

May 29, 2014 | | Pro Sports


Blackhawks beat Kings 5-4 in 2OT to stay alive

CHICAGO (AP) - Michal Handzus is every day of 37 years old and 15 seasons in the NHL. He knows he's near the end of his career. He knows he's slower than most of his Chicago teammates.

May 29, 2014 | | Pro Sports


Rangers set for 2nd shot at Stanley Cup finals

NEW YORK (AP) - The last time the New York Rangers had a game to forget, they responded with five straight wins that put them on the cusp of the Stanley Cup finals.

May 29, 2014 | | Pro Sports


‘13 French champ Serena Williams loses; Venus, too

PARIS (AP) - Wind was whipping, rain was falling, and thick gray clouds overhead were foreboding as Serena Williams double-faulted, then raised her hands in despair and wailed, "I can't serve!"

May 29, 2014 | | Pro Sports


Aaron, Robinson plaques go on tour

COOPERSTOWN, N.Y. (AP) - The Baseball Hall of Fame plaques of former sluggers Henry Aaron and Frank Robinson are going on the road for the first time.

May 29, 2014 | | Pro Sports


AL Capsules

TORONTO (AP) - Pinch-runner Kevin Pillar scored the winning run on a throwing error by pitcher Juan Carlos Oviedo and the Toronto Blue Jays won their ninth straight game and completed a sweep of Tampa Bay, beating the Rays 3-2 on Wednesday night.

May 29, 2014 | | Pro Sports


NL Capsules

PHILADELPHIA (AP) - Ryan Howard hit a three-run homer with two outs in the bottom of the ninth inning to lift the Philadelphia Phillies to a 6-3 win over the Colorado Rockies on Wednesday night.

May 29, 2014 | | Pro Sports


Bullpen struggles again for A’s

OAKLAND (AP) - Pinch-runner Rajai Davis scored on Austin Jackson's fielder's choice groundout in the eighth inning and the Detroit Tigers beat the Oakland Athletics 6-5 Tuesday night to end a three-game losing streak.

May 28, 2014 | | Pro Sports


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