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Dynamic Warriors big man Jordan Bell ready for second season

Sep. 22, 2018 3:38 AM EDT

OAKLAND, Calif. (AP) — First, his right forearm cramped turning his arm into the shape of a V as his hand bent back, and Jordan Bell could not move it for several minutes as he sat in the bathtub as he recovered post-workout. He yelled for his girlfriend's help. The cramp briefly released, then quickly...

Astros top Angels 11-3, clinch a postseason berth

Sep. 22, 2018 2:34 AM EDT

Yuli Gurriel hit a grand slam and a two-run homer on his way to a career-high seven RBIs, and the Houston Astros clinched a postseason berth by routing the Los Angeles Angels 11-3 on Friday night. George Springer added a three-run shot in the eighth for the Astros, who are still looking to secure the AL West...

Brewers use home run barrage to gain ground in NL Central

Sep. 22, 2018 1:43 AM EDT

PITTSBURGH (AP) — A long rain delay did not dampen the Milwaukee Brewers' hopes of catching the Chicago Cubs in the NL Central. Travis Shaw, Mike Moustakas and Erik Kratz homered during a six-run sixth inning, and the Brewers rallied for an 8-3 victory over the Pittsburgh Pirates on Friday night. Milwaukee...

Sabathia helps Yanks beat Orioles 10-8, close on wild card

Sep. 22, 2018 1:31 AM EDT

NEW YORK (AP) — CC Sabathia's cutter was back, and the big left-hander returned to the win column for just the second time since the All-Star break. Didi Gregorius and Aaron Hicks hit two-run homers to help the New York Yankees build a six-run lead and take another step toward their second straight AL wild...

Beltre shines as Rangers top M's 8-3 in rain-shortened game

Sep. 22, 2018 12:53 AM EDT

ARLINGTON, Texas (AP) — Adrian Beltre's excitement over a three-run homer, season-high five RBIs and Texas' 8-3 victory over the Seattle Mariners in a rain-shortened game Friday night was muted hours after the Rangers fired manager Jeff Banister. "Weird day. Lot of stuff going on. Lot of rain," said...

Red Sox tie team record with 105th win; Indians' Bauer back

Sep. 22, 2018 12:29 AM EDT

CLEVELAND (AP) — The Boston Red Sox went 86 years between World Series titles, and are now on the cusp of eclipsing an even older milestone. Sam Travis and Tzu-Wei Lin hit their first major league home runs and the Red Sox tied a team record more than a century old with their 105th win, beating the Indians...

Tiger Woods shares lead going into weekend at East Lake

Sep. 21, 2018 9:36 PM EDT

ATLANTA (AP) — For thousands of fans crammed into every corner of East Lake, it looked as though Tiger Woods was closer than ever to capping off this remarkable comeback season by winning the final PGA Tour event. Four straight one-putts on the back nine Friday in the Tour Championship — three for...

Lucas Glover takes lead at Web.com Tour Championship

Sep. 21, 2018 8:18 PM EDT

ATLANTIC BEACH, Fla. (AP) — Former U.S. Open champion Lucas Glover shot his second consecutive 7-under 64 on Friday to take a one-shot lead at the Web.com Tour Championship. The 38-year-old Glover, who won the 2009 U.S. Open at Bethpage Black, can still regain his PGA Tour card through a medical extension...

Earl Thomas doesn't practice; Ethan Pocic out for Seahawks

Sep. 21, 2018 7:58 PM EDT

RENTON, Wash. (AP) — Seahawks free safety Earl Thomas was at practice on Friday but did not take part because of reasons of a personal nature, according to coach Pete Carroll. Carroll left open the possibility that the issue — that he wouldn't detail — could keep Thomas from playing Sunday in...

The Latest: Faster response 'might have changed things'

Sep. 21, 2018 6:43 PM EDT

TOWSON, Md. (AP) — The Latest on investigation of University of Maryland football player Jordan McNair (all times local): 6:35 p.m. One of the biggest problems in the treatment of former Maryland football player Jordan McNair was that it was nearly two hours between the time he collapsed and his arrival at...