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WASHINGTON (AP) — Calm and collected on the outside, Lucas Giolito was so anxious about making his major league debut that he kept going into manager Dusty Baker's office to ask when the game would start. Rain delayed it almost an hour and then cut Giolito's outing short, but...
CLEVELAND (AP) — A former NFL wide receiver who pleaded guilty to stealing money from two children's charities is asking that his sentencing hearing be delayed again after prosecutors sought medical records related to a concussion examination. Attorneys for 68-year-old Reggie...
A person with knowledge of the situation tells The Associated Press that San Antonio Spurs star Tim Duncan has exercised his contract option for next season but is still mulling his playing future. Yahoo Sports first reported Duncan's decision on Tuesday. The person spoke to the...
SEATTLE (AP) — After becoming a Super Bowl champion, Doug Baldwin took a risk. He could have signed a long extension with the Seattle Seahawks after winning it all in 2014. But Baldwin gambled that a shorter extension was the best move and by the time he needed to make another...
SEATTLE (AP) — The Seattle Seahawks and wide receiver Doug Baldwin have agreed to a four-year contract extension that runs through the 2020 season. The team confirmed the agreement on Tuesday, first reported by KIRO-AM in Seattle. Baldwin is coming off a career season, tying for...
I remember the first time I met coach Summitt. My grandmother and I were in awe of how powerful and sharp she was in person when she came to my projects in Astoria, New York, to recruit me to UT. She promised me three things that day: I would graduate college, I would always...
MILWAUKEE (AP) — Dodgers ace Clayton Kershaw is returning to Los Angeles for tests on a sore back that's been bothering him for a few weeks. Manager Dave Roberts said Tuesday that he was still hopeful Kershaw could make his next scheduled start Friday night at Dodger Stadium...
AKRON, Ohio (AP) — Any other year, Jordan Spieth would feel this has been a very good season. Just not this year. At the halfway point of 2016, he already has two victories. One of them was an eight-shot runaway against a winners-only field at Kapalua. The other was even better...
ROSEVILLE, Mich. (AP) — Zurlon Tipton, a former Indianapolis Colts running back, has died after accidentally shooting himself at a car dealership in suburban Detroit. He was 26. St. John Hospital spokesman Brian Taylor confirmed Tipton's death Tuesday. Police say he was handling...