RECENT SPORTS NEWS

  • Jerry Jones: Garrett not coaching for job

    July 23, 2014

    OXNARD, Calif. (AP) - Jerry Jones doesn't like to repeat his good sound bites, so he found a new way to say Jason Garrett isn't coaching for his job.

  • Padres OF Maybin tests positive for amphetamine

    July 23, 2014

    CHICAGO (AP) - San Diego Padres outfielder Cameron Maybin was suspended 25 games by Major League Baseball on Wednesday for testing positive for an amphetamine.

  • Audubon wants Vikings stadium safer for birds

    July 23, 2014

    MINNEAPOLIS (AP) - The Audubon Society of Minnesota is asking the Minnesota Vikings to do more to protect birds from fatal collisions with the massive glass walls of its new stadium.

  • Horsfield, Crocker win at US Junior Amateur

    July 23, 2014

    THE WOODLANDS, Texas (AP) - Qualifying medalists Sam Horsfield and Sean Crocker won their opening matches Wednesday in the U.S. Junior Amateur at The Club at Carlton Woods.

  • Cuba, US begin 5-game exhibition baseball series

    July 23, 2014

    HAVANA (AP) - Cuba is hoping to use a five-game baseball exhibition against a team of U.S. college players to bounce back from recent disappointing international results in a sport that's considered the island's national pastime.

  • Mets' Colon loses perfect-game bid in 7th

    July 23, 2014

    SEATTLE (AP) - Bartolo Colon of the New York Mets has lost his bid for a perfect game when he allowed a single to Seattle's Robinson Cano with two outs in the seventh inning.

  • Twins let Guerrier go, recall reliever Pressly

    July 23, 2014

    MINNEAPOLIS (AP) - The Minnesota Twins have designated right-hander Matt Guerrier for assignment and will recall right-hander Ryan Pressly from Triple-A Rochester to take his place in the bullpen.

  • Yankees put INF Kelly Johnson (groin) on 15-day DL

    July 23, 2014

    NEW YORK (AP) - Yankees infielder Kelly Johnson has been placed on the 15-day disabled list with a strained left groin.

  • Raiders start to arrive for start of camp

    July 23, 2014

    NAPA, Calif. (AP) - Shortly after checking in a day before the Oakland Raiders begin training camp, Charles Woodson packed his family into a white SUV for a quick afternoon drive.

  • Bears bring high expectations to camp

    July 23, 2014

    BOURBONNAIS, Ill. (AP) - Chicago Bears general manager Phil Emery understands expectations are soaring. He's not backing away from them, either.