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KANSAS CITY, Mo. (AP) — Madison Bumgarner was limbering up at Kauffman Stadium this week, getting loose with his San Francisco teammates near the dugout, when Tim Hudson and Michael Morse sneaked up from behind and playfully ruffled the pitcher's long, scraggly locks. That was...
MIAMI (AP) — Chris Bosh had 26 points and 15 rebounds, Norris Cole scored a career-high 23 points after winning Miami's starting point-guard job, and the Heat opened the post-LeBron James era with a 107-95 win over the Washington Wizards on Wednesday night. Dwyane Wade added 21...
CLEVELAND (AP) — This will be a season opener unlike any other — one that also brings closure. Part homecoming, part family reunion, part revival meeting and a huge party rolled into one. When LeBron James takes the court on Thursday night wearing a No. 23 Cavaliers uniform in a...
TALLAHASSEE, Fla. (AP) — Florida State running back Karlos Williams is subject to a Title IX investigation by the university for his role in a possible domestic battery case. Florida State would not confirm if it would investigate Williams, citing privacy policies. But...
In Kansas City, Game 7 of the World Series conjures up memories of Bret Saberhagen's brilliance, a St. Louis meltdown and the only Royals championship in 1985. The flashbacks in San Francisco aren't nearly as sweet. There was Willie McCovey's game-ending lineout that was oh-so-...
KANSAS CITY, Mo. (AP) — The San Francisco Giants opted for Juan Perez over Travis Ishikawa for the start in left field for Game 7 of the World Series against the Kansas City Royals. Ishikawa is primarily a first baseman and made eight outfield appearances during the regular...
KANSAS CITY, Mo. (AP) — For his final game as baseball commissioner, Bud Selig was able to see the low-budget Kansas City Royals compete with the high-spending San Francisco Giants for the title. Game 7 of the World Series on Wednesday night featured a pair of wild-card teams...
CLEVELAND (AP) — This will be a season opener unlike any other — one that also brings closure. Part homecoming, part family reunion, part revival meeting and a huge party rolled into one. When LeBron James takes the court on Thursday night wearing a No. 23 Cavaliers uniform in a...
LUBBOCK, Texas (AP) — Gordie Howe's family says the hockey Hall of Famer's condition remains "guarded" but his spirits are good after a significant stoke Sunday. The family released a statement through the Detroit Red Wings on Wednesday. The stroke occurred over the weekend at...