RECENT SPORTS NEWS

  • Yankees' RHP Nova on DL due to elbow ligament tear

    April 20, 2014

    ST. PETERSBURG, Fla. (AP) - New York Yankees right-hander Ivan Nova has a partial tear of the ulnar collateral ligament in his pitching elbow, an injury that often requires Tommy John surgery.

  • Dodgers' Kershaw throws simulated game

    April 20, 2014

    LOS ANGELES (AP) - Clayton Kershaw was back on the Dodger Stadium mound Sunday - in a simulated game that was the next step in his recovery from a strained muscle in his upper back.

  • NBA: Refs missed foul call in Warriors-Clippers

    April 20, 2014

    LOS ANGELES (AP) - The NBA said referees missed a foul call late in the Warriors' Game 1 win that would have given the Clippers a chance to tie the score.

  • Prizefighter Rubin 'Hurricane' Carter dies at 76

    April 20, 2014

    Rubin ''Hurricane'' Carter never surrendered hope of regaining his freedom, not even after he was convicted of a triple murder, then convicted again and abandoned by many prominent supporters.

  • Popovich to Sager: 'I promise I'll be nice'

    April 20, 2014

    SAN ANTONIO (AP) - Spurs coach Gregg Popovich says he looks forward to sideline reporter Craig Sager's return and ''I promise I'll be nice.''

  • Angels make 3 errors on 1 play against Tigers

    April 20, 2014

    DETROIT (AP) - The Los Angeles Angels made three errors on one play in the first inning of their game against the Detroit Tigers on Sunday.

  • Twins claim Fuld, designate Mastroianni

    April 20, 2014

    KANSAS CITY, Mo. (AP) - The Twins have claimed outfielder Sam Fuld off waivers from Oakland and designated outfielder Darin Mastroianni for assignment.

  • Gomez, Snider ejected after Brewers, Pirates brawl

    April 20, 2014

    PITTSBURGH (AP) - Brewers CF Carlos Gomez and Pirates OF Travis Snider were ejected from a game Sunday afternoon following a third-inning brawl.

  • Harper back in Nationals lineup

    April 20, 2014

    WASHINGTON (AP) - Bryce Harper will start Sunday in for the Nationals a day after he was replaced in the sixth inning for lack of hustle.

  • Harper back in Nationals lineup

    April 20, 2014

    WASHINGTON (AP) - Bryce Harper will start Sunday in for the Nationals a day after he was replaced in the sixth inning for lack of hustle.