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COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) — Gabby Douglas is exasperated. Again and again and again the defending women's Olympic all-around champion emphatically slaps her right hand on one of the picnic tables that sit just past the front desk at Buckeye Gymnastics, the latest home in her nomadic...
LOOMIS, Calif. (AP) — Fred Biletnikoff beamed as the girls from the substance abuse home named for his slain daughter spoke of how Tracey's Place of Hope has helped them. Sixteen years ago, Biletnikoff's 20-year-old daughter Tracey had cleaned herself up from drug dependence and...
COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) — Braxton Miller is shifting from quarterback to receiver, whittling Ohio State's QB competition to two star passers. Miller told SI.com on Thursday night that he plans to start the season in the H-back position and also hopes to return punts. He had surgery...
NEW YORK (AP) — Clayton Kershaw breezed through six perfectly easy innings against the worst-hitting team in baseball, facing an especially meek Mets lineup that made a no-hitter seem more likely than not. Not long after the Dodgers' left-hander realized that he was working on a...
NEW YORK (AP) — Clayton Kershaw pitched a three-hitter, retiring the first 18 batters in his second shutout of the season, as the Los Angeles Dodgers beat the New York Mets 3-0 on Thursday night. Kershaw (8-6) now has thrown 29 consecutive scoreless innings — 13 2-3 less than...
NEW YORK (AP) — Los Angeles Dodgers ace Clayton Kershaw has lost his bid for a perfect game against the New York Mets in the seventh inning on a leadoff single by Curtis Granderson. Granderson lined an 0-2 pitch for a clean hit to right field Thursday night at Citi Field...
OAKVILLE, Ontario (AP) — Argentina's Emiliano Grillo shot a bogey-free 8-under 64 on Thursday to take the first-round lead in the Canadian Open. The 22-year-old Grillo birdied three of the four par 5s at Glen Abbey. He earned a spot in the field Sunday with a top-10 finish in...
LOS ANGELES (AP) — Drug testing is coming to e-sports. The Electronic Sports League said Thursday it will begin randomly drug testing players at its competitive video game tournaments. The e-sports organization plans to work with the World Anti-Doping Agency to create and...
OAKLAND, Calif. (AP) — Scott Kazmir is heading to his hometown Houston Astros and into the thick of a pennant race, and the Oakland Athletics are starting their summer sell-off. The A's began their expected changes leading up to the July 31 trade deadline, sending the left-...