PEORIA, Ariz. (AP) — Jeremy Guthrie pitched six strong innings in his final tuneup before sliding into the No. 5 spot in Kansas City's rotation, and the Royals beat the San Diego Padres 4-1 Tuesday night.
Guthrie, who turns 36 next week, allowed one run and six hits while striking out five. The 13-game winner from a year ago threw 93 pitches.
Brandon Morrow, front-runner for the Padres' final rotation spot, gave up three runs and seven hits before...
KANSAS CITY, Mo. (AP) — Eduardo Herrera scored in the third minute to lift Mexico to a 1-0 victory over Paraguay in an international friendly Tuesday night.
Herrera scored from in close after a free kick by midfielder Juan Carlos Medina. Hererra headed another attempt in the 44th minute, but missed to the right, before being replaced by Chicharito 15 minutes later.
Mexico overmatched Paraguay in the first half, but it didn't stay that way throughout...
SAN DIEGO (AP) — America's Cup teams have voted to reduce the size of boats to be sailed in the 2017 regatta in Bermuda, a cost-cutting move that could lead to the two strongest challengers dropping out.
In a statement Tuesday night, organizers said only that a majority of teams favored the move from 62-foot catamarans to cats in the 45- to 50-foot range.
It's believed Italy's Luna Rossa and Emirates Team New Zealand voted against the proposal....
Oklahoma State athletic director Mike Holder said in a statement Tuesday that Travis Ford will remain Oklahoma State's head basketball coach, despite reports and rumors saying Ford's job is in jeopardy.
Ford has a 143-91 record in seven years at Oklahoma State. His Cowboys went 18-14 this season and dropped seven of their final eight games, including a loss in the round of 64 in the NCAA Tournament.
FLAGSTAFF, Ariz. (AP) — Quinton Upshur scored 23 points, Aaseem Dixon added 19 and Northern Arizona earned a spot in the CollegeInsider.com Tournament championship game with a 68-61 victory over New Jersey Institute of Technology Tuesday night.
NAU (23-15) struggled offensively most of the night and trailed by 12 early in the second half.
The Lumberjacks fought their way back with a full-court press and a dominating performance on the glass, then...