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Royals beats Giants 7-2 to tie World Series 1-all
KANSAS CITY, Mo. (AP) -- Billy Butler hit a tiebreaking single, Salvador Perez and Omar Infante drove in two runs each with big hits in a five-run sixth inning, and the Kansas City Royals beat the San Francisco Giants 7-2 Wednesday night to even the World Series at one game apiece....

AP source: Goodell told to testify in Rice appeal
NFL Commissioner Roger Goodell has been told to testify in Ray Rice's appeal of his indefinite suspension, a person familiar with the case told The Associated Press on Wednesday night....

Royals beat Giants 7-2 in Game 2 of World Series
Greg Holland strikes out three in a one-hit ninth to close out the Royals' 7-2 victory that evens the bets-of-seven World Series 1-1....

NBA owners fail to pass lottery reform
NEW YORK (AP) -- One of the biggest issues on the agenda when the NBA's owners arrived in New York for the board of governors meetings was thwarting the tanking strategy employed most brazenly by the Philadelphia 76ers....

Request denied to remove judge on Peterson case
CONROE, Texas (AP) -- A prosecution request to remove the judge handling the felony child abuse case against Minnesota Vikings star Adrian Peterson was denied on Wednesday....

Leafs-Senators game postponed after shootings
OTTAWA, Ontario (AP) -- The NHL postponed Wednesday night's game between the Toronto Maple Leafs and Senators because of the shootings in Ottawa....

No. 9 Georgia to ask for Gurley's reinstatement
ATHENS, Ga. (AP) -- Mark Richt said he was optimistic on Wednesday as Georgia was expected to file a request with the NCAA for tailback Todd Gurley's eligibility to be reinstated....

Broncos have bad memory of Chargers
The Denver Broncos fear no one in the AFC, nor should they given their recent record....

'85 World Series Royals relishing playoff run
KANSAS CITY, Mo. (AP) -- Bret Saberhagen was just 21 years old when the Kansas City Royals were last in the World Series. He pitched a Game 7 shutout to beat the St. Louis Cardinals....

New-Look NBA: A player's perspective, Paul Pierce
WASHINGTON (AP) -- The Associated Press will periodically look at the changing landscape of the NBA during the upcoming season from three perspectives: A player's viewpoint, from the bench, and from the front office. An interview with veteran forward Paul Pierce of the Washington Wizards tips off the series:...

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