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Selig says Rose could play All-Star role in 2015

MINNEAPOLIS (AP) - Pete Rose may have a role to play in next year's All-Star game in Cincinnati despite his lifetime ban from baseball.

July 15, 2014 | | Pro Sports


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


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Sweep places Lathrop 3rd in VOL

LATHROP - The Lathrop High wrestling team finished its dual season strong Wednesday, crushing visiting Weston Ranch and Kimball in Valley Oak League action.

January 29, 2016 | | Pro Sports


Defending champs Djokovic, Williams back in finals

MELBOURNE, Australia (AP) - Novak Djokovic called it the best he has ever played against old foe Roger Federer. Serena Williams was just being her dominant ...

January 29, 2016 | | Pro Sports


Giants minor leaguer among 3 suspended

NEW YORK (AP) - San Francisco pitcher Dylan Brooks has been suspended for 50 games following an unspecified violation of baseball's minor league drug program.

January 29, 2016 | | Pro Sports


Rockies swap Dickerson for Rays lefty McGee

ENGLEWOOD, Colo. (AP) - Colorado's crowded outfield just wasn't big enough for Corey Dickerson.

January 29, 2016 | | Pro Sports


John Scott takes shot at NHL before All-Star Game

NASHVILLE, Tenn. (AP) - John Scott, the career journeyman enforcer who was surprisingly voted into the NHL All-Star game by fans, said he got a call ...

January 29, 2016 | | Pro Sports


Stanford’s McCaffrey wins Jet Award

OMAHA, Neb. (AP) - Stanford's Christian McCaffrey has been named winner of the Jet Award as the nation's top return specialist.

January 29, 2016 | | Pro Sports


Manning: Al Jazeera report ‘garbage’

ENGLEWOOD, Colo. (AP) - Garbage then. Garbage now.

January 29, 2016 | | Pro Sports


GOLDEN GREATS

CANTON, Ohio (AP) - Joe Montana, Joe Greene and Emmitt Smith are among the 22 Pro Football Hall of Famers voted to the Super Bowl 50 ...

January 29, 2016 | | Pro Sports


Owners of Las Vegas Sands, Raiders to meet

The billionaire owner of the Las Vegas Sands casino company wants to help build a domed stadium on the UNLV campus and is meeting with ...

January 29, 2016 | MICHELLE RINDELS Associated Press | Pro Sports


High-tech Levi’s Stadium ready for Super Bowl stage

SANTA CLARA (AP) - When architects set out to design a new stadium for the San Francisco 49ers, they wanted a building that fit the Silicon ...

January 29, 2016 | | Pro Sports


JPMorgan Chase buys naming rights for arena

SAN FRANCISCO (AP) - Golden State Warriors President Rick Welts says the team has reached a naming-rights deal with JPMorgan Chase for a new arena to ...

January 29, 2016 | | Pro Sports


Anderson scores 36, leads Pelicans past Kings

NEW ORLEANS (AP) - It is now apparent that coach Alvin Gentry's up-tempo, flowing system has caught on in New Orleans, and it looks like ...

January 29, 2016 | | Pro Sports


Green, Thompson, Cousins named All-Star reserves

NEW YORK (AP) - Draymond Green and Klay Thompson were picked Thursday for the Western Conference team, giving the NBA champion Golden State Warriors three All-Stars ...

January 29, 2016 | | Pro Sports


Spurs’ Popovich to coach West in All-Star Game

NEW YORK (AP) - San Antonio's Gregg Popovich will coach the NBA's West All-Stars, even though Golden State has the best record in the ...

January 28, 2016 | | Pro Sports


LeBron says he’s not a coach killer

INDEPENDENCE, Ohio (AP) - LeBron James disdains the notion he's a coach killer.

January 28, 2016 | | Pro Sports


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