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Marquez strikes out 11, Rockies rally past Diamondbacks

PHOENIX – German Marquez struck out 11 in seven innings and Ian Desmond had three RBIs, lifting the Colorado Rockies to a much-needed 6-2 win over the Arizona Diamondbacks on Friday night. The...

DATE: Sept. 21, 2018 | CATEGORY: Professional Sports

After Russia vote, anti-doping group calls WADA compromised

A leading anti-doping group hinted at changing the structure of the World Anti-Doping Agency, saying the decision to reinstate Russia’s drug-fighting operation is a sign WADA leaders are saddled...

DATE: Sept. 21, 2018 | CATEGORY: Professional Sports

Broncos’ Case Keenum and Demaryius Thomas not connecting

ENGLEWOOD – As a combo, the Denver Broncos’ two highest-paid players aren’t exactly money yet. Although Demaryius Thomas caught the winning touchdown pass from Case Keenum in their opener, the pair...

DATE: Sept. 21, 2018 | CATEGORY: Professional Sports

Tiger Woods hitting stride at Tour Championship

ATLANTA (AP) — Not even one bad hole could keep Tiger Woods from a share of the 36-hole lead for the first time in more than three years. Woods hit his stride Friday on the back nine at East Lake...

DATE: Sept. 21, 2018 | CATEGORY: Professional Sports

Browns end drought, as Baker Mayfield dazzles in debut against Jets

CLEVELAND — For the first time in 635 days, the Cleveland Browns found a way to win. Baker Mayfield showed them how. The No. 1 overall pick replaced injured starter Tyrod Taylor and sparked the...

DATE: Sept. 20, 2018 | CATEGORY: Professional Sports

UFC superstar Conor McGregor meets Khabib Nurmagomedov face to face

NEW YORK – Conor McGregor bellied up to his makeshift bar, plopped his dress shoes on the table and took a swig of his own Irish whiskey. Take a shot for every profanity belched out by the...

DATE: Sept. 20, 2018 | CATEGORY: Professional Sports

Broncos adjust travel itinerary in hopes of getting road wins

ENGLEWOOD – The Denver Broncos have adjusted their travel itinerary in hopes of changing their fortunes on the road. They’re no longer flying out on Friday for trips to the East like this weekend’s...

DATE: Sept. 20, 2018 | CATEGORY: Professional Sports

Rickie Fowler, Tiger Woods share lead at Tour Championship

ATLANTA – The crowd at East Lake was larger and louder than it has been in five years, which was the last time Tiger Woods was at the Tour Championship. It was no coincidence. Woods played one of...

DATE: Sept. 20, 2018 | UPDATED: 1 day 10 hours ago | CATEGORY: Professional Sports

Broncos coach Vance Joseph takes responsibility for defensive lapses, game plan

ENGLEWOOD – Broncos coach Vance Joseph is criticizing his team’s conservative defensive play against the Oakland Raiders but takes responsibility rather than blaming defensive coordinator Joe...

DATE: Sept. 20, 2018 | CATEGORY: Professional Sports

Durango’s Kyle Curtin smashes Tahoe 200 record

Kyle Curtin and Courtney Dauwalter put on a show at the Tahoe 200 Endurance Run. Curtin of Durango and Dauwalter of Golden smashed the previous course record at the 200-mile ultramarathon in...

DATE: Sept. 20, 2018 | UPDATED: 1 day 12 hours ago | CATEGORY: Professional Sports

Russia anti-doping agency reinstated after 9-2 vote

The World Anti-Doping Agency declared Russia’s scandal-ridden drug-fighting operation back in business Thursday, a decision designed to bring a close to one of sports’ most notorious doping...

DATE: Sept. 20, 2018 | UPDATED: 1 day 12 hours ago | CATEGORY: Professional Sports

Case Keenum returns to Broncos practice Thursday after missing 1 day

ENGLEWOOD – Denver Broncos quarterback Case Keenum returned to practice Thursday after missing a day with a sore knee. Keenum didn’t want to miss Wednesday’s workout but said he understood that...

DATE: Sept. 20, 2018 | CATEGORY: Professional Sports