RECENT SPORTS NEWS

  • Twins trade 1B Kendrys Morales to Mariners

    July 24, 2014

    MINNEAPOLIS (AP) - Kendrys Morales is on his way back to Seattle to try and give the Mariners' struggling offense a boost as they chase a playoff spot.

  • Indians' Kluber is perfect through 6 innings

    July 24, 2014

    KANSAS CITY (AP) - Corey Kluber of the Cleveland Indians is pitching a perfect game through six innings against the Kansas City Royals.

  • Putnam, Petrovic share Canadian Open lead

    July 24, 2014

    MONTREAL (AP) - Michael Putnam and Tim Petrovic shared the first-round lead in the Canadian Open on Thursday, shooting 6-under 64 in sunny conditions at rain-softened Royal Montreal.

  • Horsfield, Crocker reach US Junior quarterfinals

    July 24, 2014

    THE WOODLANDS, Texas (AP) - Qualifying medalists Sam Horsfield and Sean Crocker each won two matches Thursday in the U.S. Junior Amateur to advance to the quarterfinals at The Club at Carlton Woods.

  • Rookie MLB Kennard making early impact

    July 24, 2014

    EAST RUTHERFORD, N.J. (AP) - Jon Beason turned around the New York Giants' defense last season. Jameel McClain was signed as a free agent in March.

  • Peterson reports to training camp - with a ring

    July 24, 2014

    MANKATO, Minn. (AP) - Adrian Peterson has arrived at training camp with a different look: a ring on his finger.

  • Payton: New training camp site 'pretty amazing'

    July 24, 2014

    WHITE SULPHUR SPRINGS, W.Va. (AP) - Saints coach Sean Payton says the new training camp setup at the Greenbrier resort is ''pretty amazing,'' and that a change in environment should be a good thing.

  • Knoblauch charged with assaulting ex-wife

    July 24, 2014

    HOUSTON (AP) - Former baseball star Chuck Knoblauch has been charged with misdemeanor assault after authorities in Houston say he hit and pushed his ex-wife.

  • Wimbledon runner-up Bouchard WDs from Citi Open

    July 24, 2014

    WASHINGTON (AP) - Wimbledon runner-up Eugenie Bouchard withdrew Thursday from the Citi Open next week.

  • Baseball Capsules

    July 24, 2014

    OAKLAND, Calif. (AP) - Brandon Moss hit a grand slam and the Oakland Athletics gave Jeff Samardzija more run support Thursday than he has had all season in a 13-1 victory over the Houston Astros.