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Scully’s last game to be aired in full on LA stations

by Associated Press on September 26, 2016

LOS ANGELES (AP) — Vin Scully’s final game in the Dodgers broadcast booth will be simulcast in its entirety Sunday on the team’s cable channel and on Los Angeles TV and radio stations. Scully will end his 67-year career calling the Dodgers’ three-game series at San Francisco to conclude the regular season. The team said… Continue Reading

Major League Soccer

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All Times EDT EASTERN CONFERENCE W L T Pts GF GA New York 13 9 9 48 53 40 Toronto FC 13 8 9 48 45 33 New York City FC 13 9 9 48 55 53 Philadelphia 11 11 9 42 50 48 Montreal 9 10 11 38 43 47 D.C. United 8 9… Continue Reading

49ers OL Anthony Davis retires for 2nd time from NFL

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SANTA CLARA, Calif. (AP) — San Francisco 49ers offensive lineman Anthony Davis has once again retired from the NFL. Davis sat out last year in part because of concerns over a concussion before deciding to return to the Niners this summer. He suffered another concussion in practice on Sept. 15 and has not played since… Continue Reading

The Latest: 4-time Iditarod champ Mackey out of 2017 race

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ANCHORAGE, Alaska (AP) — The Latest on four-time Iditarod champion Lance Mackey dropping out of the 2017 race (all times local): 2:45 p.m. An Iditarod Trail Sled Dog Race official says four-time champion and cancer survivor Lance Mackey is hoping his withdrawal from next year’s race will give him a chance to take better care… Continue Reading

Saints scratch Vaccaro, Snead vs. Falcons; Jones suits up

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NEW ORLEANS (AP) — The New Orleans Saints have scratched starting safety Kenny Vaccaro, receiver Willie Snead and linebacker Dannell Ellerbe for their game against the Atlanta Falcons. Those three starters join Terron Armstead, who already had been listed as out on Saturday with knee soreness, on Monday night’s inactive list. Vaccaro, who has an… Continue Reading

Half a good game led to another 0-3 start by Bears

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LAKE FOREST, Ill. (AP) — After playing one solid half for three straight games, the Chicago Bears are looking for a way to play a full four quarters. At 0-3 for the second straight year, the Bears are dealing with injuries and inconsistency as they return home from a loss at Dallas to play Sunday… Continue Reading

Puerto Rico Tipoff moves to Orlando due to Zika concerns

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ORLANDO, Fla. (AP) — This year’s Puerto Rico Tipoff will move to Orlando, Florida, due to concerns about Zika virus on the island. In a news release posted Monday on the tournament website, ESPN Events senior vice president Pete Derzis said the concern for the welfare of participants and spectators was “the primary driver” in… Continue Reading

Passed over to play, Watson added to US team as vice captain

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CHASKA, Minn. (AP) — Bubba Watson will be at the Ryder Cup, even if it’s not exactly the way he imagined it. U.S. captain Davis Love III announced Monday that Watson has been added to the team as a fifth vice captain. That after the two-time Masters champion, ranked No. 7 in the world, failed… Continue Reading

Vontaze Burfict back to try to help 1-2 Bengals regroup

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CINCINNATI (AP) — Linebacker Vontaze Burfict is back from a three-game suspension, and the Cincinnati Bengals are looking for him to inject some energy into a team that’s lost two in a row. Burfict was suspended by the NFL for the first three games of the season because of his numerous illegal hits on opponents…. Continue Reading

The Latest: Boat in crash was registered to Marlins pitcher

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MIAMI (AP) — The Latest on baseball ace Jose Fernandez’s death in a boating accident (all times local): 3:30 p.m. Florida authorities say Miami Marlins pitcher Jose Fernandez was the registered owner of the vessel that crashed into a jetty off South Beach, killing him and two others. According to a Florida Fish and Wildlife… Continue Reading