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Cardinals' Wainwright undergoes elbow surgery

ST. LOUIS — After getting a second opinion, Cardinals ace Adam Wainwright had what the team described as minor elbow surgery on Friday. The operation was an arthroscopic procedure to trim a small piece of cartilage from the right elbow, according to the Cardinals. The 33-year-old Wainwright is expected to begin physical therapy in two weeks and resume his offseason throwing program...
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Bank agrees to sale shares of Valencia to Singapore investor Lim

VALENCIA, Spain -- Singapore investor Peter Lim is set to purchase a controlling stake of Valencia and complete his drawn-out take over of the Spanish club. Bankia, the bailed-out Spanish bank that held most of the club's debt, says it and Valencia have reached a deal to refinance the club's debt and have Lim's company Meriton Holdings Limited acquire 70 percent of the...
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Statement from Ted Bishop on his PGA ouster

The statement from Ted Bishop, who was removed as president of the PGA of America on Friday for sexist comments on social media directed at Ian Poulter: I want to apologize to Ian Poulter and anyone else that I might have offended with my remarks on social media that appeared on October 23, 2014. Particularly, I have great remorse that my comments contained the words "little...
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Costa Rica downs Trinidad & Tobago on PKs

CHESTER, Pa. (AP) Costa Rica earned the team's first trip to the World Cup and a spot in the CONCACAF Women's Championship match by defeating Trinidad and Tobago on penalty kicks after a 1-1 semifinal draw on Friday night. Costa Rica will face the winner of the late semifinal between the United States and Mexico in the final Sunday. Trinidad and Tobago will play in the third...
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Gwynn honored before World Series Game 3

SAN FRANCISCO (AP) Late Hall of Famer Tony Gwynn was honored before Game 3 of the World Series. The San Diego Padres star died June 16 of oral cancer, a disease he attributed to years of chewing tobacco. He was 54. His family stood on the infield at AT&T Park with MLB Chief Operating Officer Rob Manfred as a tribute was played on the center-field video board that included Gwynn...
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Live World Series Game 3: Giants host Royals after splitting 2 in KC

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Cook, Dawson share Champions Tour lead

SAN ANTONIO (AP) John Cook and Marco Dawson shot 7-under 65 on Friday to share the first-round lead in the Champions Tour's AT&T Championship, the final full-field event of the season. Scott Dunlap was a stroke back at TPC San Antonio, and Jay Hass was at 67 along with Guy Boros, Bart Bryant, Gary Hallberg, Jay Hass, Tom Lehman, Peter Senior, Wes Short Jr., and Kirk Triplett...
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Missouri looking to end slump at Faurot Field vs Vanderbilt

COLUMBIA, Mo. -- Gary Pinkel doesn't have an answer for his team's recent struggles at home. Despite a 3-0 record on the road, Missouri (5-2, 2-1 SEC) has lost consecutive games on Faurot Field to Indiana and Georgia -- the latter by 34 points. Even so, the Tigers only have one Southeastern Conference loss as they prepare to host Vanderbilt (2-5, 0-4). "Losing at home...
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Live on FOX Sports 1: USA eye World Cup berth, face rival Mexico

Live on FOX Sports 1: USA eye World Cup berth, face rival Mexico
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Konerko, Rollins first co-winners of Clemente Award

SAN FRANCISCO — Retiring Chicago White Sox star Paul Konerko and Philadelphia Phillies shortstop Jimmy Rollins are the first co-winners of Major League Baseball's Roberto Clement Award. The annual honor is given for contributions on and off the field that best represent the sport and is named for the Pittsburgh Pirates Hall of Famer, who died on Dec. 31, 1972, in a plane crash...
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Former 800 world champ Mualudzi dies in car crash

STELLENBOSCH, South Africa (AP) Former 800-meter world champion Mbulaeni Mulaudzi was killed in a car crash on Friday while traveling to an athletics meet, the spokesman for South African President Jacob Zuma said. He was 34. Presidency spokesman Mac Maharaj said Mulaudzi was killed in an accident while traveling to the meet in Johannesburg. President Zuma released a statement saying...
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Associate wins Belmont feature

NEW YORK (AP) Associate rolled to an easy win against three rivals on Friday in the $80,750 allowance feature at Belmont Park. The race originally drew 10 runners for seven furlongs on the turf. The field dwindled on the switch to the muddy main track. Associate, a 6-year-old trained by Michelle Nevin and ridden by Larry Mejias, posted a 5 1/2-length victory over Great Attack as...
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Attorney: NFL, Ravens not cooperating with union's Ray Rice probe

The attorney leading the NFL players' union investigation into the Ray Rice domestic violence case told The Associated Press the league and the Baltimore Ravens have not been cooperating. Richard Craig Smith told the AP on Friday night that the NFL has not provided documents and witnesses requested by the NFLPA's investigators, while the Ravens have refused any cooperation...
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An illustrated guide to the people of AT&T Park

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Utah will go with Wilson at QB against USC

Nearly two months into the season and Utah coach Kyle Whittingham is still waiting for one of his starting quarterbacks to stand out. Until that time, he will keep rotating between Travis Wilson and Kendal Thompson. Wilson will be the starter when No. 19 Utah (5-1, 2-1 Pac-12) hosts No. 20 USC (5-2, 4-1) on Saturday. But Whittingham wouldn't rule out the possibility that Thompson...
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Konerko, Rollins 1st co-winners of Clemente Award

SAN FRANCISCO (AP) Retiring White Sox star Paul Konerko and Philadelphia shortstop Jimmy Rollins are the first co-winners of Major League Baseball's Roberto Clement Award. The annual honor is given for contributions on and off the field that best represent the sport and is named for the Pittsburgh Pirates Hall of Famer, who died on Dec. 31, 1972, in a plane crash while on a...
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Virginia set to host North Carolina in ACC matchup

The numbers suggest Virginia could find a cure for its offensive inconsistency on Saturday. That's when the Cavaliers (4-3, 2-1 Atlantic Coast Conference) hosts North Carolina, which according to statistics has one of the porous defenses in the country. Virginia struggled last week in a 20-13 loss at Duke, but it's best to look beyond the numbers before expecting a cure-all...
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Friday notebook: Harvick struggles in qualifying at Martinsville

All season long, Kevin Harvick has shown blazing speed in qualifying, with eight poles, two more than he had posted in his entire NASCAR Sprint Cup Series career from 2001-13. But in qualifying for Sunday's Goody's Headache Relief Shot 500 at Martinsville Speedway, Harvick's No. 4 Stewart-Haas Racing Chevrolet struggled mightily, potentially putting the driver in a big...
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Former 800m world champ Mbulaeni Mulaudzi dies in car crash at age 34

  South African officials say former 800-meter world champion Mbulaeni Mulaudzi has been killed in a car crash. He was 34. His death was announced Friday by the South African Olympic committee and the country's ruling ANC party, which called him a "flag bearer of our national pride." Mulaudzi won the world title in 2009. He was also a former Commonwealth Games and...
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Seahawks trying to find right mix to get to QB

RENTON, Wash. (AP) One of the hallmarks of the Seattle Seahawks' Super Bowl run was the ability to wreak havoc on quarterbacks. Whether it was Cliff Avril, Michael Bennett or Chris Clemons - to name a few - the Seahawks were constantly putting opposing quarterbacks under pressure. This season, Seattle's pass rush isn't close to matching its effectiveness from last year...
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Attorney: NFL, Ravens not helping union Rice probe

The attorney leading the NFL players' union investigation into the Ray Rice domestic violence case tells The Associated Press the league and the Baltimore Ravens have not been cooperating. Richard Craig Smith says the NFL has not provided documents and witnesses requested by the NFLPA's investigators, while the Ravens have refused any cooperation. The union's investigation...
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Cardinals' Wainwright undergoes minor elbow surgery

ST. LOUIS -- Cardinals ace Adam Wainwright has undergone what the team describes as minor elbow surgery that should not set him back for next season. The Cardinals say Friday's operation was an arthroscopic procedure to trim a small piece of cartilage from the right elbow. The 33-year-old Wainwright is expected to begin physical therapy in two weeks and resume his offseason throwing...
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Pro soccer ref charged with fraud in NY, suspended

WHITE PLAINS, N.Y. (AP) A Major League Soccer referee has been accused of collecting New York unemployment benefits while working and has been suspended. State police say White Plains resident Jose Rivero unlawfully took more than $14,000 in benefits. Rivero was arrested Oct. 6 and charged with two felonies including insurance fraud. Police say they don't know if Rivero has...
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Ted Bishop resigns as PGA president

ST. SIMONS ISLAND, Ga. (AP) Ted Bishop has been removed as president of the PGA of America over a sexist tweet directed at Ian Poulter. Bishop was unhappy about comments Poulter made in his book about the Ryder Cup captaincy of Nick Faldo in 2008 and Tom Watson last month. Bishop said Faldo's record stands by itself. Comparing it with Poulter's achievements, he referred...
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Gordon hopes to make most of being last Hendrick driver left in Chase

After advancing to the Eliminator Round of the Chase for the Sprint Cup, Jeff Gordon heads to Martinsville Speedway the lone Hendrick Motorsports driver left in championship contention. A rough stretch of races during the Contender Round led to eliminations for defending champion Jimmie Johnson, Daytona 500 winner Dale Earnhardt Jr., as well as Kasey Kahne. Although his teammates...
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