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Antuna has hat trick, Mexico routs Cuba 7-0 in Gold Cup

Jun. 16, 2019 1:40 AM EDT

PASADENA, Calif. (AP) — Uriel Antuna's went from not even being on Mexico's roster to getting the start and scoring a hat trick. The forward — who was a last-minute addition to the roster — scored three goals and had an assist as top-seeded Mexico cruised to a 7-0 rout over Cuba on the...

Mariners lose to A's 11-2; Encarnación traded to Yankees

Jun. 16, 2019 1:25 AM EDT

OAKLAND, Calif. (AP) — Seattle manager Scott Servais was just about ready to head out to the field Saturday when he received news he had been anticipating for a while. AL home run leader Edwin Encarnación was traded to the Yankees, putting the last-place Mariners in full rebuild mode. "I knew there...

Rizzo's 2-run homer in 9th lifts Cubs over Dodgers 2-1

Jun. 16, 2019 1:19 AM EDT

LOS ANGELES (AP) — Yu Darvish can rest easier now. He finally conquered his demons at Dodger Stadium. He tossed seven innings of one-run ball while being booed heavily and Anthony Rizzo hit a go-ahead, two-run homer off closer Kenley Jansen in the ninth, lifting the Chicago Cubs to a 2-1 victory over the...

Zahui B scores 37 points, Liberty beat Sparks 98-92

Jun. 16, 2019 12:22 AM EDT

LOS ANGELES (AP) — Amanda Zahui B scored a career-high 37 points and the New York Liberty ended a 10-game road losing streak with a 98-92 victory over the Los Angeles Sparks on Saturday night. Zahui B set career shooting marks, going 7 of 8 from 3-point range and 13 of 16 overall from the field. She will...

Police: Store shooting took place after man hit officer

Jun. 15, 2019 11:58 PM EDT

CORONA, Calif. (AP) — An off-duty police officer opened fire inside a Costco Wholesale warehouse store, killing a man who had attacked him and wounding two others, the Corona Police Department said. Kenneth French, 32, of Riverside assaulted the Los Angeles Police Department officer Friday night while he...

Sale strikes out 10, leading Red Sox past Orioles 7-2

Jun. 15, 2019 11:39 PM EDT

BALTIMORE (AP) — Chris Sale struck out 10 over six sharp innings, J.D. Martinez homered in a third straight game and the surging Boston Red Sox beat the Baltimore Orioles 7-2 on Saturday. Sale (3-7) gave up two runs, six hits and a walk. Both runs came in the sixth, after the left-hander extended his...

Woodland takes 1-shot lead over Rose in US Open

Jun. 15, 2019 11:22 PM EDT

PEBBLE BEACH, Calif. (AP) — Gary Woodland hit a shank and a chunk and both times made par, and he made a birdie from a deep divot in the fairway. Such moments, even on a Saturday, can go a long way toward winning a U.S. Open. Even better for Woodland was a 2-under 69 — and just two bogeys over 54...

The Latest: Police say shooting came after man hit officer

Jun. 15, 2019 11:17 PM EDT

CORONA, Calif. (AP) — The Latest on a shooting inside a Southern California Costco store (all times local): 8 p.m. The Corona Police Department says a fatal shooting inside a Costco Wholesale warehouse store Friday night took place after a 32-year-old man attacked an off-duty police officer. The department...

US Open at a glance

Jun. 15, 2019 11:03 PM EDT

PEBBLE BEACH, Calif. (AP) — A brief look at the third round Saturday at the U.S. Open: LEADING: Gary Woodland shot 2-under 69 to get to 11 under for the tournament and give him the lead after 54 holes in a major for the first time in his career. TRAILING: Justin Rose shot 68 and trails by one. Brooks...

Small earthquake strikes near central California town

Jun. 15, 2019 10:40 PM EDT

DARWIN, Calif. (AP) — The U.S. Geological Survey says a magnitude 3.2 earthquake hit central California. The agency says the earthquake hit a spot 11.4 miles (18.4 kilometers) southwest of Darwin, a town of about 36 people, at 6:48 p.m. The agency says the earthquake had a depth of 1.2 miles (2...