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All-Stars from cellar-dwellers get rare spotlight

SAN DIEGO (AP) - For Adam Duvall, Jay Bruce, Julio Teheran and Eduardo Nunez, the All-Star Game is as close to the spotlight as they're likely to get this season.

July 11, 2016 | | Pro Sports


Padres will feel at home even though NL is visiting team

SAN DIEGO (AP) - Wil Myers and Drew Pomeranz of the San Diego Padres will be in their comfort zone for the All-Star Game before their home fans at Petco Park on Tuesday night.

July 11, 2016 | | Pro Sports


Tech leaders urge Silver to consider moving NBA All-Star

NEW YORK (AP) - Technology industry leaders have urged NBA Commissioner Adam Silver to move the All-Star Game out of Charlotte unless a North Carolina law that limits anti-discrimination protections for lesbian, gay and transgender people is repealed "in very short order."

July 11, 2016 | | Pro Sports


5-time NBA champion Tim Duncan retires after 19 seasons

Tim Duncan never wanted the spotlight, only the trophies. He never wanted the endorsements, only the camaraderie. He never wanted the accolades, only the collective achievement.

July 11, 2016 | | Pro Sports


Different exits, same Hall of Fame future for Kobe, Duncan

First Kobe Bryant, now Tim Duncan. A two-decade chapter of NBA history has closed.

July 11, 2016 | | Pro Sports


Spieth skipping Olympics, latest star golfer to withdraw

TROON, Scotland (AP) - Golf waited 112 years to get back into the Olympics. The top four players in the world are waiting a bit longer.

July 11, 2016 | | Pro Sports


MLB scraps plans to play in London in 2017

SAN DIEGO (AP) - London is not calling for Major League Baseball next year.

July 11, 2016 | | Pro Sports


Day motivated by failure to get name on claret jug

TROON, Scotland (AP) - Jason Day is more motivated by failure than success, which helps explain how he reached No. 1 in the world.

July 11, 2016 | | Pro Sports


Dour games, joy for underdogs at violence-marred Euro 2016

PARIS (AP) - The Portuguese party had just begun when a message briefly flickered on the Stade de France big screen: "Merci pour tout, Michel."

July 11, 2016 | | Pro Sports


UFC sold for $4 billion, White stays on to run promotion

LOS ANGELES (AP) - In less than 16 years, the UFC has grown from a money-losing company in a widely reviled sport into a global entertainment property worth $4 billion.

July 11, 2016 | | Pro Sports


Cubs celebrate 1st half as San Diego reminds of painful past

SAN DIEGO (AP) - Goose Gossage keeps a bottle of Weibel Vineyards champagne with "Cubs" on the label perched on a shelf in his pantry, a reminder of when Chicago arrived in San Diego needing one win to reach the 1984 World Series and wound up crushed yet again.

July 11, 2016 | | Pro Sports


Chris Sale, Johnny Cueto to start All-Star Game

SAN DIEGO (AP) - Chris Sale can admit it now: He was a little too in love with the strikeout.

July 11, 2016 | | Pro Sports


Stanton beats defending champ Frazier in Derby

SAN DIEGO (AP) - Giancarlo Stanton wore out Petco Park with a record display of power in the All-Star Home Run Derby on Monday night, peppering every landmark from the left field corner to center field.

July 11, 2016 | | Pro Sports


Draymond Green faces misdemeanor assault claim

EAST LANSING, Mich. (AP) - Golden State Warriors star Draymond Green was arrested on a charge of misdemeanor assault and battery over the weekend near the Michigan State campus, police said Monday.

July 11, 2016 | | Pro Sports


Newgarden earns IndyCar win in Iowa

NEWTON, Iowa (AP) - Josef Newgarden had made a habit out of finishing second at Iowa Speedway.

July 10, 2016 | | Pro Sports


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Manfred willing to wait on new ballparks for A’s and Rays

MIAMI (AP) - Baseball Commissioner Rob Manfred is willing to wait - to a point - for the Tampa Bay Rays and Oakland Athletics to get new ballparks.

July 11, 2017 | | Pro Sports


Kellyn Acosta relishes chance to shine for US in Gold Cup

TAMPA, Fla. (AP) - Kellyn Acosta is young, talented and eager to make the most of another opportunity to shine on the international soccer stage.

July 11, 2017 | | Pro Sports


Venus Williams into 10th Wimbledon semi; Konta next

LONDON (AP) - Venus Williams' mother could not stop smiling and laughing. She had just watched her 37-year-old daughter reach the Wimbledon semifinals for the 10th ...

July 11, 2017 | | Pro Sports


Mayweather-McGregor tour gets off to frenzied start

LOS ANGELES (AP) - Floyd Mayweather Jr. reached into a backpack and held out a $100 million check for the crowd of 11,000 fight fans ...

July 11, 2017 | | Pro Sports


PGA Tour Commissioner’s top priority is to make Palmer proud

PONTE VEDRA BEACH, Fla. (AP) - Jay Monahan never said his first priority as PGA Tour commissioner was for every player to be just like Arnold ...

July 11, 2017 | | Pro Sports


No fireworks in LA, as city appears likely Olympic winner

LOS ANGELES (AP) - There was no parade. No reports of delirious fans honking horns or dancing in the streets. No spontaneous flag-waving.

July 11, 2017 | | Pro Sports


On brutal Tour day that culls 12 riders, Froome still on top

CHAMBERY, France (AP) - The Tour de France threw the kitchen sink at Chris Froome: steep mountain ascents followed by daredevil descents at speeds exceeding 70 ...

July 11, 2017 | | Pro Sports


Djokovic reaches Wimbledon quarters with injured shoulder

LONDON (AP) - Novak Djokovic may wish he had as much time to prepare for his next match as he did for his previous one.

July 11, 2017 | | Pro Sports


Tatum, Celtics 3-0, Summer League set for tournament stage

The Associated Press

July 11, 2017 | | Pro Sports


Padres’ Gore, hurdler McLaughlin named prep athletes of year

MARINA DEL REY, (AP) - MacKenzie Gore, a pitcher drafted by the San Diego Padres, and Olympic hurdler and sprinter Sydney McLaughlin were honored as national ...

July 11, 2017 | | Pro Sports


Manfred: MLB open to more aggressively managing change

MIAMI (AP) - With home runs, strikeouts and game times at record levels , Commissioner Rob Manfred says baseball is open to making changes in the sport ...

July 11, 2017 | | Pro Sports


Seattle’s Sue Bird named WNBA All-Star for 10th time

NEW YORK (AP) - Seattle's Sue Bird will start in the WNBA All-Star Game in front of her home crowd after she was selected Tuesday ...

July 11, 2017 | | Pro Sports


From .179 to the All-Star Game: The climb of Aaron Judge

MIAMI (AP) - Aaron Judge keeps the only piece of motivation he needs on his phone.

July 10, 2017 | | Pro Sports


Honeywell helps US tops World 7-6

MIAMI (AP) - More than two hours after pitching in the All-Star Futures Game, Tampa Bay Rays prospect Brent Honeywell was still thinking about delivery and ...

July 10, 2017 | | Pro Sports


AL’s Chris Sale, NL’s Max Scherzer to start

MIAMI (AP) - In a year when it seems just about everyone is a power hitter, Chris Sale and Max Scherzer know what awaits in Tuesday ...

July 10, 2017 | | Pro Sports


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