Thursday, July 20, 2017

Sports

Los Angeles Dodgers' Corey Seager celebrates in the dugout after his two-run home run off Chicago White Sox starting pitcher Carlos Rodon during the fourth inning of a baseball game Wednesday, July 19, 2017, in Chicago.

A look at what’s happening all around the majors today: ___ A DODGER DOZEN? The Dodgers are bringing home their longest winning streak of the season, seeking a 12th straight ...
This Oct. 7, 2012, file photo shows Carolina Panthers general manager Marty Hurney watching the Panthers warm up before an NFL football game against the Seattle Seahawks, in Charlotte, N.C.

BY STEVE REED CHARLOTTE, N.C. (AP) — The Panthers have turned to a familiar face to run their front office and bring some stability to the organization. Carolina rehired Marty ...
Britain's Chris Froome, wearing the overall leader's yellow jersey, and Italy's Fabio Aru, in tricolor jersey, follow Team Sky riders Poland's Michal Kwiatkowski, front, and Spain's Mikel Nieve, in second position, as they set the pace for Froome when climbing Croix de Fer pass during the seventeenth stage of the Tour de France cycling race over 183 kilometers (113.7 miles) with start in La Mure and finish in Serre-Chevalier, France, Wednesday, July 19, 2017.

BY JOHN LEICESTER and SAMUEL PETREQUIN BRIANCON, France (AP) — Speeding downhill at 75 kph (45 mph) on unprotected Alpine roads, Tour de France rookie Primoz Roglic scaled the race’s ...
In this June 24, 2017, file photo, New York Yankees relief pitcher Tyler Clippard checks the runner on first base during the team's baseball game against the Texas Rangers in New York.

BY DAVE CAMPBELL MINNEAPOLIS (AP) — The New York Yankees made an early push for playoff run Tuesday night, acquiring infielder Todd Frazier and relievers David Robertson and Tommy Kahnle ...
Boston Red Sox's Hanley Ramirez flips his bat after his game-winning solo home run during the 15th inning of the team's baseball game against the Toronto Blue Jays at Fenway Park in Boston, early Wednesday, July 19, 2017.

BY DOUG ALDEN BOSTON (AP) — Hanley Ramirez finally ended another long night for the Boston Red Sox, and his teammates found just enough energy to celebrate his walk-off shot. ...
Detroit Tigers' J.D. Martinez rounds the bases after a solo home run during the eighth inning of a baseball game against the Toronto Blue Jays, Sunday, July 16, 2017, in Detroit.

BY DAVE SKRETTA KANSAS CITY, Mo. (AP) — J.D. Martinez had been the subject of trade speculation for weeks, and it reached such a crescendo Monday night that even his ...
New Jersey Gov. Chris Christie watches during the fourth inning of a baseball game between the New York Mets and the St. Louis Cardinals on Tuesday, July 18, 2017, in New York.

NEW YORK (AP) — Fans at the Cardinals-Mets game cheered when a man neatly caught a foul ball at Citi Field — until they realized it was Chris Christie. The ...
Chicago White Sox third baseman Todd Frazier watches his team during the ninth inning a baseball game against the Los Angeles Dodgers on Tuesday, July 18, 2017, in Chicago. The Dodgers won 1-0.

A look at what’s happening all around the majors today: ___ DONE DEAL Infielder Todd Frazier and relievers David Robertson and Tommy Kahnle are headed to the Yankees, maybe in ...
Los Angeles Dodgers starting pitcher Clayton Kershaw delivers during the first inning of the team's baseball game against the Chicago White Sox on Tuesday, July 18, 2017, in Chicago.

BY MIKE HELFGOT CHICAGO (AP) — Clayton Kershaw might not have been as sharp as usual coming off a rare nine-day gap between starts. Then again, the Dodgers’ ace is ...
Oklahoma State punter Zach Sinor smiles while giving an interview during the Big 12 NCAA college football media day in Frisco, Texas, Tuesday, July 18, 2017.

BY STEPHEN HAWKINS FRISCO, Texas (AP) — Everyone can get a real kick out of this Heisman Trophy campaign. There is already a website with some cool classic graphics and ...
X