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Manfred says he’s not worried PEDs behind home run increase

SAN DIEGO (AP) - With home runs up to a level not seen since the height of the Steroids Era, baseball Commissioner Rob Manfred says he is not worried performance-enhancing drugs are a reason for the increase.

July 12, 2016 | | Pro Sports


“All Lives Matter”: Canadian singer causes stir at All-Stars

SAN DIEGO (AP) - A member of a Canadian singing quartet changed a lyric in his country's national anthem and held up a sign proclaiming "All Lives Matter" during a pregame performance at the 87th All-Star Game on Tuesday.

July 12, 2016 | | Pro Sports


Can Kershaw win the MVP award for the second time?

NOAH TRISTER

July 11, 2016 | NOAH TRISTER | Pro Sports


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unless a North Carolina law that limits anti-discrimination protections for lesbian, gay and transgender people is repealed "in very short order."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


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Froome wins Tour-Vuelta double as Contador ends final race

MADRID (AP) - Chris Froome paraded into Madrid to clinch his first Spanish Vuelta title and secure the elusive Tour de France-Vuelta double on Sunday, while ...

September 10, 2017 | | Pro Sports


Stanford roomies ready to meet up when Panthers face 49ers

SANTA CLARA (AP) - Solomon Thomas shared a suite with Christian McCaffrey in college at Stanford, played heated games against him in Connect Four, and they ...

September 08, 2017 | | Pro Sports


Raiders visit Titans with Carr, Mariota healthy for opener

NASHVILLE, Tenn. (AP) - Marcus Mariota thinks Oakland quarterback Derek Carr is one of the NFL's better throwers. Carr is a fan of the Tennessee ...

September 08, 2017 | | Pro Sports


Judge blocks Elliott’s 6-game suspension

The Associated Press

September 08, 2017 | | Pro Sports


Raiders hoping Marquel Lee can solve riddle in the middle

ALAMEDA (AP) - When the Oakland Raiders open the regular season in Tennessee on Sunday, rookie Marquel Lee will become the team's fifth starting middle ...

September 08, 2017 | | Pro Sports


Kevin Anderson climbs into 1st Grand Slam final at US Open

NEW YORK (AP) - No matter his age, no matter his ranking and results, no matter his injuries, Kevin Anderson kept trying to improve, and now ...

September 08, 2017 | | Pro Sports


US Open finalists Keys, Stephens commiserated over injuries

NEW YORK (AP) - When the Grand Slam season that ends this weekend began at the Australian Open back in January, neither Madison Keys nor Sloane ...

September 08, 2017 | | Pro Sports


No. 1 Alabama goes from Florida State to Fresno State

TUSCALOOSA, Ala. (AP) - Alabama and Fresno State are both making big leaps in competition, just in different directions.

September 08, 2017 | | Pro Sports


Stanford back at Coliseum

LOS ANGELES (AP) - Although nearly a full decade has passed, Stanford's victory over Southern California in 2007 still seems downright preposterous.

September 08, 2017 | | Pro Sports


Miami Marlins begin road trip as Irma bears down on Florida

ATLANTA (AP) - As the Miami Marlins began a weeklong road trip, they couldn't help but wonder what will be there when they get back ...

September 08, 2017 | | Pro Sports


Jed Lowrie hits game-ending single as A’s top Astros

OAKLAND (AP) - Jed Lowrie singled home the winning run in the ninth inning after Boog Powell's tying home run, and the Oakland Athletics snapped ...

September 08, 2017 | | Pro Sports


Sandoval snaps 0 for 39 with HR as Giants top White Sox

CHICAGO (AP) - Pablo Sandoval snapped his 0-for-39 skid with a three-run homer, Matt Moore pitched effectively into the seventh inning and the San Francisco Giants ...

September 08, 2017 | | Pro Sports


Baseball’s power surge raises some issues

We've been through this before.

September 08, 2017 | | Pro Sports


Nadal vs. del Potro, Carreno Busta vs. Anderson

NEW YORK (AP) - If Rafael Nadal and Roger Federer had managed to meet in the U.S. Open semifinals, it would have felt as if ...

September 08, 2017 | | Pro Sports


Super letdown: Patriots routed in 2nd half, Chiefs win 42-27

FOXBOROUGH, Mass. (AP) - Winning at New England when the Patriots are coming off an historic Super Bowl victory is worth getting a little wild over.

September 08, 2017 | | Pro Sports


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