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Padres, P Nick Martinez fail to complete deal before lockout

Dec. 02, 2021 01:00 AM EST

SAN DIEGO (AP) — The San Diego Padres and right-hander Nick Martinez were close to an agreement but didn’t get it completed before the owners locked out the players Wednesday night, according to a person with knowledge of the talks. The person spoke to The Associated...

Robinson leads Fresno State past San Diego 63-43

Dec. 02, 2021 00:58 AM EST

FRESNO, Calif. (AP) — Orlando Robinson registered 15 points, five assists and three blocks as Fresno State easily beat San Diego 63-43 on Wednesday night. Jordan Campbell had 12 points for Fresno State (6-1), which earned its fourth straight home victory. Anthony...

Araiza's booming punts carry No. 19 Aztecs to MWC title tilt

Dec. 01, 2021 20:35 PM EST

SAN DIEGO (AP) — Standing in his own end zone, San Diego State’s Matt Araiza reached down for the low snap and — BOOM — lofted a punt that went over the head of the retreating San Jose State returner, landed at the 25-yard line and rolled to a stop at the 3. The...

Reliever Daniel Hudson returns to Dodgers on 1-year deal

Dec. 01, 2021 01:21 AM EST

LOS ANGELES (AP) — Right-handed reliever Daniel Hudson has returned to the Los Angeles Dodgers on a one-year contract. The Dodgers announced the deal Tuesday night for Hudson, who pitched in 40 games for Los Angeles in 2018. While he was with the...

Pulliam scores 16, Aztecs rout Long Beach State 72-47

Dec. 01, 2021 00:56 AM EST

SAN DIEGO (AP) — Trey Pulliam scored 16 points, including the first four in an 18-2 run in the first half that gave San Diego State control en route to a 72-47 win against Long Beach State on Tuesday night. Matt Bradley had 12 points and Keith Dinwiddie scored 12 off...

Los Angeles City Council unanimously passes 'ghost gun' ban

Nov. 30, 2021 23:08 PM EST

LOS ANGELES (AP) — The Los Angeles City Council on Tuesday passed a ban on “ghost guns" that police say represent an increasingly large share of the weapons used in violent crimes. The council's unanimous vote prohibits the possession, sale, receipt or purchase of the...

Cleanup of Southern California shore from spill nears end

Nov. 30, 2021 18:01 PM EST

HUNTINGTON BEACH, Calif. (AP) — About three-quarters of the Southern California shoreline being combed for tar following an offshore oil spill have been signed off as cleaned, officials said Tuesday. U.S. Coast Guard Lt. Commander Jeannie Shaye said officials have...

Braves pick up former All-Star Kirby Yates for bullpen

Nov. 29, 2021 20:03 PM EST

ATLANTA (AP) — The Atlanta Braves bolstered their World Series-winning bullpen Monday by signing right-hander Kirby Yates to a two-year, $8.25 million deal. Yates led the majors with 41 saves for the San Diego Padres in 2019. He didn't pitch this past season for the...

Wright lifts CS Northridge past San Diego 56-52

Nov. 28, 2021 22:40 PM EST

SAN DIEGO (AP) — Atin Wright had 16 points as Cal State Northridge narrowly defeated San Diego 56-52 on Sunday. Darius Brown II had 12 points for Cal State Northridge (3-3). Onyi Eyisi added eight rebounds. Marcellus Earlington had 20 points and...

Family: Boy killed by stray bullet at backyard Thanksgiving

Nov. 28, 2021 18:20 PM EST

SAN DIEGO (AP) — Family members say a 12-year-old boy was killed by a stray bullet while celebrating Thanksgiving in a San Diego backyard. Maria Gaspar-Casillas told KNSD-TV that her nephew was hit in the back by a bullet that came through at least one fence. ...