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Cabrera likely to go on DL after Tigers top Jays 8-6

AP Photo/Duane Burleson DETROIT (AP) — Miguel Cabrera’s calf injury overshadowed Anibal Sanchez’s no-hit bid for the Detroit Tigers. Miguel Cabrera left Friday night’s 8-6 win over the Toronto Blue Jays in the fourth inning when he got hurt while breaking...
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Angels win 8-2 in 1st game vs. Texas since trading Hamilton

AP Photo/Brad Loper ARLINGTON, Texas (AP) — Kole Calhoun drove in four runs with a pair of early doubles, and the Los Angeles Angels won 8-2 in their first game against Texas since trading Josh Hamilton back to the Rangers. Hamilton, who insisted beforehand he had no extra...
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Dempsey, Chandler score as US beats Guatemala 4-0

AP Photo/Mark Humphrey NASHVILLE, Tenn. (AP) — Clint Dempsey converted a penalty kick in his return from a suspension for a confrontation with a referee, Timmy Chandler scored his first international goal and the United States routed Guatemala 4-0 Friday night in an...
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Tigers’ Sanchez has no-hitter through 7 against Blue Jays

AP Photo/Duane Burleson DETROIT (AP) — Tigers right-hander Anibal Sanchez has a no-hitter through seven innings against the Toronto Blue Jays. Sanchez, who no-hit the Arizona Diamondbacks on Sept. 6, 2006, while with the Marlins, would become the fifth pitcher since 1901 to...
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FIFA deflects criticism about absence of Blatter from final

AP Photo/DARRYL DYCK VANCOUVER, British Columbia (AP) — FIFA and the Canadian Soccer Association deflected criticism about FIFA President Sepp Blatter and secretary general Jerome Valcke not attending the Women’s World Cup final, saying the winning captain won’t...
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NASCAR distances itself from Donald Trump after remarks

AP Photo/Jim Cole DAYTONA BEACH, Fla. (AP) — NASCAR is the latest corporation to distance itself from Donald Trump. On the same day one of its top sponsors called on NASCAR to take a stance against Trump, the motorsports series said it will not hold its season-ending awards...

Hammon to become 1st female head coach of NBA summer league

SAN ANTONIO (AP) — Becky Hammon is about to become the first woman to serve as the head coach of an NBA summer league team. San Antonio announced Friday that Hammon will lead the Spurs during summer league play in Las Vegas. She is entering her second season as an assistant...
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Kyle Busch involved in multi-car crash in Daytona return

AP Photo/John Raoux DAYTONA BEACH, Fla. (AP) — Kyle Busch was involved in a multi-car crash at Daytona International Speedway, where he returned Friday for the first time since he was injured at the track in February. Busch, who broke his right leg and left foot in a crash...

AP sources: Mavericks, DeAndre Jordan agree to 4-year deal

DALLAS (AP) — DeAndre Jordan has chosen the Mavericks over the Los Angeles Clippers in what turned into a tense boom-or-bust wait for Dallas in pursuit of the free-agent center. Two people familiar with the deal tell The Associated Press that the NBA rebound leader agreed...
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NBA transitions from free agency fury to summer league games

AP Photo/Kathy Willens NBA teams are now turning their attention to youngsters and player development with summer leagues set to tip off after executives and owners around the league agreed to shell out millions of dollars to veteran free agents this week in an attempt to improve...