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CarGo’s family send-off suits Rockies

DENVER – Carlos Gonzalez gave his family members quite the send-off thanks in large part to Martin Prado’s tough night.Gonzalez singled home the winning run off Eric O’Flaherty with two outs in the...

DATE: July 20, 2011 | CATEGORY: Professional Sports

Vote? What vote?

WASHINGTON - NFL players didn't vote Wednesday on a full proposal to settle the league's labor dispute, citing several outstanding issues, a person familiar with the negotiations told The...

DATE: July 20, 2011 | CATEGORY: Professional Sports

A seat at the table for retirees

Hall of Fame defensive end Carl Eller thinks a deal to end the NFL lockout will be reached this week - and says retired players won't stand in the way of an agreement.Eller and lawyers for retired...

DATE: July 19, 2011 | CATEGORY: Professional Sports

Will we see these NBA games?

NEW YORK - The NBA champion Dallas Mavericks will open the season - if it begins on time - at home Nov. 1 against MVP Derrick Rose and Chicago, then host Miami in a finals rematch Christmas Day.The...

DATE: July 19, 2011 | CATEGORY: Professional Sports

They’re coming for you, Voeckler

GAP, France – Defending champion Alberto Contador caught his Tour de France rivals by surprise with a brash climbing attack Tuesday, gaining time on leader Thomas Voeckler during a rainy 16th stage...

DATE: July 19, 2011 | CATEGORY: Professional Sports

Ubaldo’s trade-talk shrug-off

DENVER – Ubaldo Jimenez sauntered off the mound and doffed his cap to the appreciative Coors Field crowd giving him an enthusiastic standing ovation.Was this goodbye?If so, the powerful...

DATE: July 19, 2011 | CATEGORY: Professional Sports

NFL owners, players near goal line

Two people familiar with talks to end the NFL lockout tell The Associated Press that if an agreement is ratified by Thursday, team executives will be briefed starting that day on how the deal’s...

DATE: July 18, 2011 | CATEGORY: Professional Sports

Contador planning attack

PIOULENC, France – Alberto Contador knows he is running out of time – and stages – to close the gap on his Tour de France rivals.The Spaniard’s bid for a fourth Tour title has stalled as the race...

DATE: July 18, 2011 | CATEGORY: Professional Sports

What’s next for U.S. women’s soccer?

FRANKFURT, Germany – Once the Americans get over the disappointment of coming up just short at the Women’s World Cup, they’ll find plenty of reasons for optimism.The U.S. team pulled together amid...

DATE: July 18, 2011 | CATEGORY: Professional Sports

Lowe, sun blind Rockies

DENVER – It's the age-old excuse: The sun got in my eyes. Only this time, it was the truth.Rockies first baseman Todd Helton said he's inquired about putting up some sort of retractable shield on...

DATE: July 18, 2011 | CATEGORY: Professional Sports

U.S. loses shootout Japan wins first World Cup title

FRANKFURT, Germany – Japan won the Women’s World Cup, stunning the United States 3-1 in a penalty shootout Sunday night after coming from behind twice in a 2-2 tie.Shannon Boxx, Carli Lloyd and...

DATE: July 17, 2011 | CATEGORY: Professional Sports

Surprising Clarke hoists favorite jug

SANDWICH, England – Another major goes to Northern Ireland. The surprise was Darren Clarke’s name on the claret jug.Ten years after he last contended in a major, no longer in the top 100 in the...

DATE: July 17, 2011 | CATEGORY: Professional Sports

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