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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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Gaines happy to be back on the field

IRVINE (AP) - Cornerback E.J. Gaines said early in training camp that the Los Angeles Rams could have the best secondary in the league, even ...

August 23, 2016 | | Pro Sports


Wozniacki exits Connecticut Open in 1st round

NEW HAVEN, Conn. (AP) - Caroline Wozniacki entered the Connecticut Open as a wild card, hoping a tournament she has won four times would help her ...

August 23, 2016 | | Pro Sports


Will Power wins IndyCar race at Pocono

LONG POND, Pa. (AP) - Will Power chalked up his latest milestone to experience. There's nothing like it with a championship on the line.

August 23, 2016 | | Pro Sports


Speedo USA, 3 other sponsors drop Lochte after Rio incident

Less than 24 hours after the close of the Rio Olympics, Ryan Lochte took a major financial hit Monday for a drunken incident he initially ...

August 23, 2016 | | Pro Sports


Gooden denies Strawberry’s claim that he’s a ‘junkie-addict’

NEW YORK (AP) - Dwight Gooden has denied Darryl Strawberry's accusation that he is "a complete junkie-addict ," saying his former teammate is just taking it ...

August 23, 2016 | | Pro Sports


A’s fine Butler, Valencia following clubhouse fight

OAKLAND (AP) - The Athletics fined Billy Butler and Danny Valencia on Monday after they were involved in a clubhouse fight last week that led to ...

August 23, 2016 | | Pro Sports


Santana homers, Carrasco pitches Indians over A’s

OAKLAND (AP) - A well-rested Carlos Carrasco and one big swing from Carlos Santana was all it took to get the Indians off to a good ...

August 23, 2016 | | Pro Sports


Kaepernick on track for preseason debut

SANTA CLARA, Calif. (AP) - After being kept from throwing during team drills since Aug. 10 while nursing a sore shoulder, 49ers quarterback Colin Kaepernick threw ...

August 23, 2016 | | Pro Sports


Clark, Horst score; Dynamo win for 1st time since July 2

SAN JOSE (AP) - Ricardo Clark and David Horst scored and the Houston Dynamo won for the first time since July 2, beating the San Jose ...

August 21, 2016 | | Pro Sports


Touch down Australia: Cal, Hawaii set for college football

SYDNEY (AP) - A chartered Boeing 777 touched down at Sydney airport on Monday morning, delivering the California Golden Bears and team officials Down Under for ...

August 21, 2016 | | Pro Sports


Si Woo Kim wins Wyndham Championship for 1st PGA title

GREENSBORO, N.C. (AP) - Si Woo Kim had a productive week at the Wyndham Championship. He claimed one tournament record, a share of another - and ...

August 21, 2016 | | Pro Sports


Kerber wastes shot at No. 1, Murray’s long streak ends, too

MASON, Ohio (AP) - The final step up to No. 1 was simply too big for Angelique Kerber - this time, anyway.

August 21, 2016 | | Pro Sports


Ponder helps 49ers past Broncos

DENVER (AP) - Christian Ponder ran for a score and threw for another in the fourth quarter and San Francisco pulled away to beat the Denver ...

August 21, 2016 | | Pro Sports


Kevin Harvick wins rain-delayed race at Bristol

BRISTOL, Tenn. (AP) - Kevin Harvick wasn't worried about his poor qualifying at Bristol Motor Speedway. In fact, starting 24th gave Harvick exactly what he ...

August 21, 2016 | | Pro Sports


Early mistake costs Athletics in defeat

CHICAGO (AP) - The Oakland Athletics made another costly mistake Sunday.

August 21, 2016 | | Pro Sports


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