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Griffin officially withdraws from Olympic team because of knee injury

WASHINGTON (AP) - Blake Griffin has officially withdrawn from the Olympics and Anthony Davis has been added to the U.S. basketball team's roster.

July 13, 2012 | | AP Sports

Brees agrees to five-year, $100M contract

NEW ORLEANS (AP) - Drew Brees has agreed to a five-year, $100 million contract with the New Orleans Saints, with $60 million guaranteed, said a person familiar with the deal.

July 13, 2012 | | AP Sports

USA women's basketball team seeking fifth straight gold medal

The United States women's basketball team dominated the Beijing Games, winning by close to 38 points per game while cruising to the gold medal.

July 13, 2012 | | AP Sports

With Griffin out, Davis gets his shot

LAS VEGAS (AP) - Anthony Davis was seated on the court, the best players in the world towering above him.

July 13, 2012 | | AP Sports

Police officer under investigation for racial slur directed to Boston's Crawford

LEOMINSTER, Mass. (AP) - A Massachusetts police officer is under investigation by his own department after allegations surfaced that he directed a racial slur at Boston Red Sox outfielder Carl Crawford last week.

July 13, 2012 | | AP Sports

Not enough evidence to arrest Giants' Sandoval, according to investigators

SAN FRANCISCO (AP) - Investigators say there is not enough evidence to arrest San Francisco Giants slugger Pablo Sandoval for an alleged sexual assault at a hotel near Santa Cruz.

July 12, 2012 | | AP Sports

Penn State probe accuses Paterno of cover-up

PHILADELPHIA (AP) - Joe Paterno and other top Penn State officials buried child sexual abuse allegations against Jerry Sandusky more than a decade ago to avoid bad publicity, according to a scathing report Thursday that exposed a powerful "culture of reverence" for the football program and portrayed the Hall of Fame coach as more deeply involved in the scandal than previously thought.

July 12, 2012 | | AP Sports

Research murky on danger of Asian carp invasion in Illinois River

HAVANA, Ill. (AP) - As scientists aboard a research boat activate an electric current, the calm Illinois River transforms into a roiling, silvery mass. Asian carp by the dozen hurtle from the water as if shot from a gun, soaring in graceful arcs before plunging beneath the surface with splashes resembling tiny geysers.

July 12, 2012 | The Associated Press | AP Sports

Wisconsin congressman equates anti-doping charges against Armstrong to conspiracy theory

AUSTIN, Texas - In a letter to federal authorities, a Wisconsin congressman equates the anti-doping charges against Lance Armstrong to a conspiracy theory and calls the U.S. Anti-Doping Agency's authority over the seven-time Tour de France winner "strained at best."

July 12, 2012 | The Associated Press | AP Sports

Howard trade talks with Brooklyn Nets still open but stationary

ORLANDO, Fla. (AP) - Magic general manager Rob Hennigan said Wednesday that trade talks involving Dwight Howard with the Brooklyn Nets are "stationary," but that discussions remain open with them and other teams.

July 12, 2012 | | AP Sports

Saints, Brees still not close to long-term contract

NEW ORLEANS (AP) - Drew Brees and the New Orleans Saints still must close a significant gap in guaranteed money if they are to agree on a five-year contract worth about $100 million by Monday's looming deadline for a long-term deal, said a person familiar with the negotiations.

July 11, 2012 | | AP Sports

City of Fountains/Barbeque

July 11, 2012 | | AP Sports


KANSAS CITY, Mo. (AP) - Chipper Jones made a brand new stop on his farewell tour.

July 11, 2012 | Jones singles in final All-Star appearance | AP Sports

Verlander melts down in All-Star game

KANSAS CITY, Mo. (AP) - Justin Verlander wanted to give the fans an All-Star show.

July 10, 2012 | | AP Sports

Braun has big night for National League

KANSAS CITY, Mo. (AP) - Ryan Braun was back in the spotlight at the All-Star game. And this time, it was for what happened on the field.

July 10, 2012 | The Associated Press | AP Sports

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Royals top Twins, keep pace in home-field chase

MINNEAPOLIS- The Royals dealt the Twins a critical blow to their postseason chances, as Ben Zobrist connected on a go-ahead RBI double in the eighth ...

October 03, 2015 | Rhett Bollinger/ | AP Sports

Royals' rally in 10th earns home-field in ALDS

CHICAGO- Eric Hosmer smashed a two-run homer in the 10th inning off White Sox closer David Robertson and the Royals clinched the No. 2 seed ...

October 01, 2015 | Jeffrey Flanagan/ | AP Sports

Cueto, Royals tripped up against White Sox

CHICAGO- Right-hander Jeff Samardzija, who tossed a one-hit shutout in his previous outing, came back with seven strong innings allowing just two runs, and Adam ...

September 30, 2015 | Jeffrey Flanagan/ | AP Sports

Behind Rodgers, Packers build big lead to beat Chiefs 38-28

GREEN BAY, Wis. (AP) - Packers quarterback Aaron Rodgers thinks his offense is just getting started.

September 29, 2015 | GENARO C. ARMAS, AP Sports Writer | AP Sports

Ventura rounding into form for postseason

CHICAGO- Though the Royals' one-time grip on the American League's best record is slipping away, they found something else on Monday night at Wrigley ...

September 29, 2015 | Jeffrey Flanagan/ | AP Sports

Royals blank Tribe, keep pace for AL home field

KANSAS CITY- Chris Young pitched five innings of no-hit ball in his first start since July 28 and the Royals pecked away with run-scoring hits ...

September 28, 2015 | Jordan Bastian/ | AP Sports

Carrasco shutsout Royals, 6-0

KANSAS CITY- Right-hander Carlos Carrasco threw 6 1/3 innings of no-hit ball and finished with a one-hitter while striking out a career-high 15 as ...

September 26, 2015 | Jeffrey Flanagan/ | AP Sports

Central heirs: Royals claim division crown

KANSAS CITY- The first order of business for general manager Dayton Moore's 2015 Royals has been accomplished: With a 10-4 victory over the Mariners ...

September 25, 2015 | Jeffrey Flanagan/ | AP Sports

Royals, Cain bubbling over after walk-off win

KANSAS CITY- The Royals can almost taste that champagne.

September 24, 2015 | Jeffrey Flanagan/ | AP Sports

Yankees Hall of Fame catcher Yogi Berra dies at 90

NEW YORK (AP) - The lovable legend of Yogi Berra, that ain't ever gonna be over.

September 23, 2015 | MIKE STEWART, Associated Press | AP Sports

Royals blasted by Mariners' home run barrage

KANSAS CITY- Robinson Cano blasted two homers and the Mariners had five round-trippers total to support right-hander Hisashi Iwakuma in an 11-2 bashing of the ...

September 23, 2015 | Jeffrey Flanagan/ | AP Sports

Yost: Lack of momentum not ‘major concern’

KANSAS CITY- As the Royals stumble through September, having lost 11 of 16, manager Ned Yost was asked if he put value into the notion ...

September 22, 2015 | Jeffrey Flanagan/ | AP Sports

Kendrys belts 3 HRs as KC nears Central title

DETROIT- Kendrys Morales hit three home runs and set a franchise record with 15 total bases, and Paulo Orlando homered and doubled as the Royals ...

September 21, 2015 | JASON BECK/ | AP Sports

Royals' rallies not enough to slow Tigers in 12th

DETROIT- Rookie Dixon Machado drilled a two-out RBI single in the 12th inning off Royals closer Greg Holland as the Tigers rallied for a 5-4 ...

September 19, 2015 | JASON BECK/ | AP Sports


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