Hudson, Simon, Street, Clippard Join NL All-Stars

MINNEAPOLIS (AP) — San Francisco’s Tim Hudson, Cincinnati’s Alfredo Simon, San Diego’s Huston Street and Washington’s Tyler Clippard have been added to the roster for Tuesday’s All-Star game at Target Field as the National League changed about...
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2 Koreas to hold talks on Asian Games

A TV news program reports on missiles launched by North Korea at Seoul Railway Station in Seoul, South Korea, Sunday, July 13, 2014. North Korea launched two projectiles presumed to be ballistic missiles into the sea on Sunday, South Korea said, the latest in a series of...

White Sox Fall Short In 3-2 Loss To Indians

CLEVELAND (AP) — The Chicago White Sox staggered into the All-Star break with a tough loss. Javy Guerra gave up a two-run homer in the eighth to Yan Gomes that erased Chicago’s comeback in the top of the inning, sending the White Sox to a 3-2 loss to the Cleveland Indians...

Liriano Rusty In Pirates’ 6-3 Loss To Reds

CINCINNATI (AP) — Francisco Liriano was in trouble often, but it was just one bad pitch that really cost the Pittsburgh left-hander. Liriano gave up Kris Negron’s first career home run, and All-Star Todd Frazier later added a two-run shot as the Cincinnati Reds rolled into...
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AP Interview: Bosh ‘excited for the challenge’

FILE – In this May 8, 2014, file photo, Miami Heat center Chris Bosh celebrates after the Heat defeated the Brooklyn Nets 94-82 in Game 2 of an NBA basketball Eastern Conference semifinal series in Miami. Two people familiar with the situation say that Bosh has agreed to a...
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Germany wins terrifically entertaining World Cup

German supporters hold up a banner before the World Cup final soccer match between Germany and Argentina at the Maracana Stadium in Rio de Janeiro, Brazil, Sunday, July 13, 2014. (AP Photo/Matthias Schrader) German supporters hold up a banner before the World Cup final soccer...
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Anthony, a ‘Knick at heart,’ stays in New York

FILe – In this Dec. 16, 2013 file photo, New York Knicks’ Carmelo Anthony (7) goes to the basket against Washington Wizards’ Trevor Booker (35) during the first half of an NBA basketball game in New York. Signing day has arrived in the NBA, if the biggest free...
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Goetze scores late to give Germany the World Cup

Germany’s Mario Goetze celebrates after scoring the opening goal during the World Cup final soccer match between Germany and Argentina at the Maracana Stadium in Rio de Janeiro, Brazil, Sunday, July 13, 2014. Germany won 1-0 to win the World Cup. (AP Photo/Victor R....

Negron Hits 1st Homer In Reds’ 6-3 Win Over Bucs

CINCINNATI (AP) — Kris Negron hit his first career home run, and All-Star Todd Frazier added a two-run shot as the Cincinnati Reds rolled into the break with a 6-3 win over the Pittsburgh Pirates on Sunday. Negron, who was called up from Triple-A Louisville on Thursday for his...
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Space station shipment launched from Virginia

Orbital’s Antares rocket carrying the Cygnus Spacecraft lifts off from the Mid-Atlantic Regional spaceport at Wallops Flight Facility on Sunday, July 13, 2014 while a herd of cattle graze in a pasture nearby in Atlantic, Va. The rocket will carry the Cygnus spacecraft...