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California League |Jul 22, 2017

At A Glance

Japanese art collection of former Cavaliers owner on display |Jul 22, 2017

CLEVELAND (AP) The Cleveland Museum of Art has organized an exhibition of Japanese and Korean art bequeathed to the museum by the former co-owner of the Cleveland Cavaliers basketball team.George Gund III, who died in 2013 from stomach cancer,...

Giants 5, Padres 4, 12 innings, |Jul 22, 2017

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Massachusetts boy, 5, who received new heart, dies |Jul 22, 2017

BOSTON (AP) A 5-year-old boy whose reaction to learning he'd be receiving a new heart captivated people on social media earlier this year died Friday evening in Massachusetts, his family said.Ari Schultz, a Red Sox fan, died while listening to...

2 men get probation for assault at Baltimore Ravens game |Jul 22, 2017

BALTIMORE (AP) Two Oakland Raiders fans from New York accused of assaulting a 55-year-old Maryland man during a Baltimore Ravens football game won't serve jail time.The Baltimore Sun reports that Scott Smith and Andrew Nappi each entered an...

Moore leads West past East 130-121 in WNBA All-Star Game |Jul 22, 2017

SEATTLE (AP) Maya Moore provided the example, reigning league MVP Nneka Ogwumike gladly followed along, and Sue Bird received attention and recognition she deserved.Those veterans on the West roster knew exactly how to turn the first WNBA...

San Francisco 49ers training camp capsule |Jul 22, 2017

SAN FRANCISCO 49ERS (2-14)OPEN CAMP: July 28, SAP Performance Facility, Santa Clara, CaliforniaLAST YEAR: Matched franchise record for losses and fired coach Chip Kelly and GM Trent Baalke. Marked second straight year Niners fired coach after one...

Padres 12, Giants 9, 11 innings, |Jul 22, 2017

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Oakland Raiders training camp capsule |Jul 22, 2017

OAKLAND RAIDERS (12-5)OPEN CAMP: July 29, Napa Valley Marriott, Napa, CaliforniaLAST YEAR: Ended 13-year playoff drought by winning 12 regular-season games and making postseason as wild-card team. Season got derailed late when QB Derek Carr broke...

Arrogate soundly beaten by Accelerate in stunner at Del Mar |Jul 22, 2017

DEL MAR, Calif. (AP) Accelerate stunned overwhelming favorite Arrogate to win the $300,000 San Diego Handicap by 8 1/2 lengths on Saturday at Del Mar, snapping the seven-race winning streak of the world's top-ranked horse.Arrogate finished...

NFC West training camp capsules |Jul 22, 2017

SEATTLE SEAHAWKS (11-6-1)OPEN CAMP: July 30, Virginia Mason Athletic Center, Renton, Washington.LAST YEAR: Won NFC West for fourth time under Pete Carroll and reached playoffs for fifth straight season, winning at least one game in each of those...

7 students face hearings in Merchant Marine Academy probe |Jul 22, 2017

CENTRAL ISLIP, N.Y. (AP) Seven suspended men's soccer players at the U.S. Merchant Marine Academy will face campus disciplinary hearings over allegations of sexual misconduct, coercion and hazing, according to a federal lawyer.Assistant U.S....

Vermont working on rule for pond use after clash |Jul 22, 2017

CRAFTSBURY, Vt. (AP) The commissioner of the Vermont Environmental Conservation Department is expected to release language for a proposed rule aimed at solving a clash between a rowing center and cottage owners over use of Great Hosmer Pond.The...

Northbound Golden Gate Bridge lanes to close during marathon |Jul 22, 2017

SAN FRANCISCO (AP) For the first time, northbound lanes of the Golden Gate Bridge will be closed during the San Francisco Marathon because of terrorism concerns.The Marin Independent Journal reports (http://bayareane.ws/2uM4NMo) bridge...

Los Angeles Rams training camp capsule |Jul 22, 2017

LOS ANGELES RAMS (4-12)OPEN CAMP: July 29, UC Irvine, Irvine, CaliforniaLAST YEAR: Move to West Coast did nothing to end streaks of 13 consecutive non-winning seasons and 12 straight non-playoff seasons. Los Angeles lost 11 of last 12, leading to...

Pablo Sandoval returns to Giants with minor league contract |Jul 22, 2017

SAN FRANCISCO (AP) Pablo Sandoval is back with the San Francisco Giants after signing a minor league contract with the team he broke into the majors leagues with on Saturday.The 2012 World Series MVP walked into the Giants clubhouse at AT&T...

Pablo Sandoval returns to Giants with minor league contract |Jul 22, 2017

SAN FRANCISCO (AP) Pablo Sandoval is back with the San Francisco Giants after signing a minor league contract with the team he broke into the majors leagues with on Saturday.The 2012 World Series MVP walked into the Giants clubhouse at AT&T...

Los Angeles Chargers training camp capsule |Jul 22, 2017

LOS ANGELES CHARGERS (5-11)OPEN CAMP: July 30, Jack Hammett Sports Complex, Costa Mesa, California.LAST YEAR: Bolts bade farewell to San Diego in tremendously frustrating season ending with coach Mike McCoy's firing after nine total wins in last...

Mets 7, Athletics 5 |Jul 21, 2017

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Christie to 'conflict-free' O.J.: You 'slaughtered them' |Jul 21, 2017

NEW YORK (AP) New Jersey Gov. Chris Christie has taken on O.J. Simpson's response at a parole hearing that he has lived a "conflict-free life."The Republican governor, making an appearance as a fill-in host on WFAN sports radio, pointed to a...

Goodwin, Wolff advance to US Junior Amateur final |Jul 21, 2017

ANDOVER, Kan. (AP) Noah Goodwin advanced to the U.S. Junior Amateur championship match for the second straight year Friday, setting up a title showdown with Matthew Wolff at Flint Hills National.The 17-year-old Goodwin, from Corinth, Texas,...

McGregor meets community service for Vegas pre-bout fracas |Jul 21, 2017

LAS VEGAS (AP) UFC star Conor McGregor has completed the 25 hours of community service imposed by Nevada officials following a profanity-laced, bottle-throwing fracas with a rival during a pre-fight news conference last year in Las Vegas.A...

3 minor leaguers suspended for positive drug tests |Jul 21, 2017

Cincinnati pitcher Brian Hunter has been suspended for 80 games under baseball's minor league drug program following a positive test for a banned performance-enhancing substance, and Los Angeles Angels pitcher Greg Belton and Los Angeles Dodgers...

California League |Jul 21, 2017

At A Glance

A's sign Carter to minor league deal, promote Montas, Olson |Jul 21, 2017

NEW YORK (AP) The Oakland Athletics have signed free agent slugger Chris Carter to a minor league deal and promoted right-hander Frankie Montas and first baseman/outfielder Matt Olson to the majors.The A's made the moves before playing the New...

Red Sox 6, Angels 2 |Jul 21, 2017

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Braves 12, Dodgers 3 |Jul 21, 2017

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Veterans nearly miss Pirates game after bus gets stuck |Jul 21, 2017

PITTSBURGH (AP) Some veterans out to see the Pittsburgh Pirates made it to the game, although their bus didn't.Police officers and nursing home staff pushed the veterans in wheelchairs a half mile after the bus carrying them from the...

Dartmouth women's team hazed with sexualized PowerPoints |Jul 20, 2017

HANOVER, N.H. (AP) The women's swimming and diving team at Dartmouth College is on probation for telling first-year members to give sexualized PowerPoint presentations to teammates.The team admitted violating the Ivy League school's hazing...

Braves 6, Dodgers 3 |Jul 20, 2017

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Scuba diver finds HOF ring of former AHL star Dick Gamble |Jul 20, 2017

PITTSFORD, N.Y. (AP) A scuba-diving treasure hunter has found the American Hockey League Hall of Fame ring belonging to Dick Gamble in one of New York's Finger Lakes.Gary Gavurnik says he found the ring in Canandaigua (kan-un-DAY'-gwuh) Lake on...

Today in History |Jul 20, 2017

Today in HistoryToday is Friday, July 21, the 202nd day of 2017. There are 163 days left in the year.Today's Highlight in History:On July 21, 1925, the so-called "Monkey Trial" ended in Dayton, Tennessee, with John T. Scopes found guilty of...

Ali Krieger returns to US roster for Tournament of Nations |Jul 20, 2017

CHICAGO (AP) Defender Ali Krieger, who is nearing her 100th international appearance, has been named to the U.S. women's national team roster for the upcoming Tournament of Nations.Krieger, who plays for the Orlando Pride of the National...

Dolson hits late 3, Sky hand Sparks 1st home loss |Jul 20, 2017

LOS ANGELES (AP) Stefanie Dolson hit a go-ahead 3-pointer with 13 seconds left and scored 15 points to help the Chicago Sky beat Los Angeles 82-80 on Thursday for the Sparks' first home loss of the season.After a timeout with 20.4 seconds left,...

Forum owner claims bait-and-switch in Clippers arena deal |Jul 20, 2017

INGLEWOOD, Calif. (AP) The owner of the Forum, the famous Southern California concert and sports arena, has filed a damage claim against the city of Inglewood for entering into a deal to possibly build a new Los Angeles Clippers arena down the...

Sky-Sparks, Box |Jul 20, 2017

CHICAGO (82)Breland 4-6 0-0 8, Dolson 7-12 0-0 15, Quigley 4-11 1-2 12, Vandersloot 5-8 2-2 14, Young 1-8 5-6 7, Boyette 6-7 0-0 12, Ch.Parker 1-3 0-0 2, Copper 2-3 0-0 4, Hampton 0-1 0-0 0, Pondexter 3-7 2-2 8. Totals 33-66 10-12 82.LOS ANGELES...

Padres 5, Giants 2 |Jul 20, 2017

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Sky-Sparks, Box |Jul 20, 2017

CHICAGO (82)Breland 4-6 0-0 8, Dolson 7-12 0-0 15, Quigley 4-11 1-2 12, Vandersloot 5-8 2-2 14, Young 1-8 5-6 7, Boyette 6-7 0-0 12, Ch.Parker 1-4 0-0 2, Copper 2-3 0-0 4, Hampton 0-1 0-0 0, Pondexter 3-7 2-2 8. Totals 33-67 10-12 82.LOS ANGELES...

Today in History |Jul 20, 2017

Today in HistoryToday is Friday, July 21, the 202nd day of 2017. There are 163 days left in the year.Today's Highlight in History:On July 21, 1925, the so-called "Monkey Trial" ended in Dayton, Tennessee, with John T. Scopes found guilty of...

Giants 5, Indians 4 |Jul 19, 2017

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Dodgers 9, White Sox 1, 8 innings, |Jul 19, 2017

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O.J. Simpson's hearing revisits old obsession for TV |Jul 19, 2017

NEW YORK (AP) Television networks will interrupt this presidency on Thursday to revisit an old obsession.ABC, NBC, CNN, Fox News Channel, MSNBC, HLN and ESPN will show O.J. Simpson's parole hearing at a Nevada prison, as he seeks freedom after...

Trump's New Jersey home gets security designation |Jul 19, 2017

BEDMINSTER, N.J. (AP) The New Jersey town where President Donald Trump has spent weekends at his golf course has received a designation by the Secret Service so it can be reimbursed by the federal government for security costs.New Jersey...

Athletics 7, Rays 2 |Jul 19, 2017

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California League |Jul 19, 2017

At A Glance

Angels 7, Nationals 0 |Jul 19, 2017

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Helicopter carrying WWE exec makes emergency ocean landing |Jul 19, 2017

GILGO BEACH, N.Y. (AP) The son of World Wrestling Entertainment CEO Vince McMahon has been rescued unhurt from a helicopter that made an emergency landing in the ocean waters off New York.Shane McMahon was the passenger in the Robinson R 44...

Basketball coach accused of exposing self enters plea |Jul 19, 2017

NORRISTOWN, Pa. (AP) A former NBA player and current college coach accused of exposing himself on a public walking trail near Philadelphia has pleaded guilty to disorderly conduct.Forty-seven-year-old Doug Overton, coach of Division II Lincoln...

Griffin says decision to remain with Clippers a "no-brainer" |Jul 19, 2017

LOS ANGELES (AP) Blake Griffin was back in his usual place, front and center on a Clippers stage.After opting out of his contract, Griffin didn't spend the offseason toiling over whether to sign with another team like his teammate DeAndre...

USA Gymnastics names safe sport director amid abuse scandal |Jul 19, 2017

INDIANAPOLIS (AP) USA Gymnastics is turning to a longtime children's rights advocate and a former prosecutor to help address issues that have plagued the organization amid a sexual abuse scandal that has shaken one of the U.S. Olympic...