The Latest: Fashion-forward LeBron Shows Up Wearing Shorts

OAKLAND, Calif. (AP) — The Latest from the NBA Finals and Thursday’s Game 1 (all times local): 4:55 p.m. LeBron James always wears shorts at work. For Game 1 of the NBA Finals, he wore shorts TO work. The fashion-forward James showed up at Oracle Arena on Thursday night...

Munoz’s 3-run HR caps 5-run 9th, Cardinals beat Pirates 10-8

ST. LOUIS (AP) — Yairo Munoz hit a three-run, game-ending homer to cap St. Louis’ five-run ninth inning and rally the Cardinals to a 10-8 win over the Pittsburgh Pirates on Thursday night. Munoz ripped the first pitch from closer Felipe Vazquez (2-2) over the wall in...
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Correa’s 2-run shot helps Astros over Red Sox 4-2

HOUSTON (AP) — Carlos Correa snapped an 0 for 10 slump with a two-run homer in the first and Tony Kemp and Jake Marisnick had an RBI each to help the Houston Astros to a 4-2 win over the Boston Red Sox on Thursday night. Houston starter Lance McCullers (7-3) allowed four...
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Matsuyama Holes Out And Shares The Lead

DUBLIN, Ohio (AP) — Hideki Matsuyama capped a furious finish at the Memorial by holing out from 130 yards for an eagle that sent him to a 7-under 65 and a share of the lead with Joaquin Niemann and Abraham Ancer. Matsuyama, who won the Memorial in 2014, was in the middle of the...

Bag maker Samsonite’s CEO resigns after short-seller report

HONG KONG (AP) — Luggage maker Samsonite says its CEO has stepped down following a report by a short-seller that questioned his credentials and the company’s accounting. The company said in a statement Friday that Ramesh Tainwala resigned for personal reasons. A...
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Yale’s Ben Reeves, BC’s Sam Apuzzo win Tewaaraton Award

WASHINGTON (AP) — Yale captain Ben Reeves and junior attack Sam Apuzzo of Boston College have won the Tewaaraton Award, given annually to the most outstanding male and female college lacrosse players in the nation. Reeves closed his college career with one goal and three...
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Latest: Search For Virginia Flood Victim To Halt For Night

The Latest on the effects of the remnants of Subtropical Storm Alberto (all times local): 6:30 p.m. Authorities in central Virginia say they are temporarily halting their search for one of two people swept away in a car by a flooded creek. The other person has been found dead....

The Latest: About $5 Million In Bonus Cash Await NBA Champs

OAKLAND, Calif. (AP) — The Latest from the NBA Finals and Thursday’s Game 1 (all times local): 3:40 p.m. Cleveland and Golden State are playing for the following: The NBA championship, bragging rights, the chance to host a parade, rings, banners, cool hats and T-shirts. And...

Nola shuts down Dodgers as Phillies spoil Kershaws return

LOS ANGELES (AP) — Jorge Alfaro drove in two runs, Aaron Nola pitched seven innings of two-hit ball and the Philadelphia Phillies beat the Los Angeles Dodgers 2-1 Thursday, spoiling Clayton Kershaw’s first start in almost a month. Hitting out of the No. 8 spot in the...
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Quintana, Zobrist lead Cubs to 5-1 win over banged-up Mets

NEW YORK (AP) — Jose Quintana pitched six shutout innings, Ben Zobrist hit a two-run homer and the Chicago Cubs beat the banged-up New York Mets 5-1 on Thursday night in the opener of a four-game series. Zobrist also doubled and singled in the leadoff spot as the Cubs won...
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