State & National News

July 25, 2016 - 2:00am
40 min 45 sec ago
All Times EDT
EASTERN CONFERENCE
WLTPtsGFGA
New York City FC976333539
New York994313628
Philadelphia876303533
Montreal75829...
July 25, 2016 - 1:04am
40 min 45 sec ago

NEW YORK (AP) — The Seattle Seahawks have extended the contract of general manager John Schneider.

Team owner Paul Allen announced the deal on Twitter on Sunday night, saying "@Seahawks extend top GM John Schneider, key architect of our roster....Congrats!" The Seahawks later confirmed the hiring from their official account.

Schneider was entering the final year of his deal with Seattle. The Seahawks have gone to the playoffs five times in six...

July 25, 2016 - 12:12am
40 min 45 sec ago

ST. LOUIS (AP) — Adrian Gonzalez hit a grand slam and Howie Kendrick added a two-run homer, helping the Los Angeles Dodgers spoil Mike Mayers' major league debut in a 9-6 win over the St. Louis Cardinals on Sunday night.

Scott Kazmir (9-3) pitched five innings to earn the victory. He allowed three runs on six hits.

After a rainout earlier in the week forced a doubleheader, the Cardinals decided not to start Carlos Martinez on short rest and called up...

July 24, 2016 - 11:35pm
40 min 45 sec ago
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All Times EDT
NATIONAL CONFERENCE
WLTPctPFPA
Arizona1330.8131068766
Los Angeles780.467690700
Cleveland790.438826934
Portland2130
July 24, 2016 - 11:32pm
40 min 45 sec ago
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At A Glance
All Times EDT
East Division
WLPct.GB
Joliet3128.525
Washington2929.500
Windy City2931.483
Lake Erie2730.4743
Schaumburg2734
July 24, 2016 - 11:31pm
40 min 45 sec ago
At A Glance
All Times EDT
Eastern Division
WLPct.GB
Reading (Phillies)6833.673
Trenton (Yankees)6239.6146
Hartford (Rockies)5544.55612
Binghamton (Mets)4752.47520
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July 24, 2016 - 11:02pm
40 min 45 sec ago

SEOUL, South Korea (AP) — South Korean police say they're investigating a baseball player who confessed to his team about match-fixing.

The investigation of Yoo Chang-sik, a left-handed pitcher for Kia Tigers, came four days after prosecutors indicted two other players on match-fixing allegations.

The Korean Baseball Organization on Sunday said Yoo had reported to his team that he deliberately allowed a walk in the first inning during a 2014 game...

July 24, 2016 - 11:01pm
40 min 45 sec ago
At A Glance
All Times EDT
Eastern Division
WLPct.GB
Reading (Phillies)6833.673
Trenton (Yankees)6239.6146
Hartford (Rockies)5544.55612
Binghamton (Mets)4752.47520
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July 24, 2016 - 10:33pm
40 min 45 sec ago

LOS ANGELES (AP) — Kevin Durant scored 19 points, Klay Thompson added 17 and the U.S. basketball team rolled to a second straight blowout exhibition victory, 106-57 over China on Sunday night.

DeMar DeRozan scored 13 points in his hometown, and DeMarcus Cousins had 12 points and seven rebounds in another impressive performance to open the Americans' pre-Olympic tour. While they're still learning their teammates' tendencies and solidifying player rotations, the newly...

July 24, 2016 - 10:32pm
40 min 45 sec ago
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At A Glance
All Times EDT
East Division
WLPct.GB
Joliet3128.525
Washington2929.500
Windy City2931.483
Lake Erie2730.4743
Schaumburg2734
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