RECENT SPORTS NEWS

  • A's acquire minor league RHP McGuire from Toronto

    July 25, 2014

    OAKLAND, Calif. (AP) - The Oakland Athletics have acquired minor league right-hander Deck McGuire from the Toronto Blue Jays for cash.

  • Another camp, another QB competition for Vikings

    July 25, 2014

    MANKATO, Minn. (AP) - The first day of Minnesota Vikings training camp started early, with a 1:30 a.m. fire alarm that turned out to be false but sent everyone sleepily streaming out of their dorm rooms.

  • All quiet at Denver Broncos camp this summer

    July 25, 2014

    ENGLEWOOD, Colo. (AP) - Sylvester Williams plucked Peyton Manning's throw out of the air, then the 313-pound defensive tackle raced around the right side, flipping the ball to safety Quinton Carter, who promptly dropped it with nobody between him and the end zone 50 yards away.

  • Montoya back at Indy intent on winning for Penske

    July 25, 2014

    INDIANAPOLIS (AP) - Juan Pablo Montoya is back at Indianapolis Motor Speedway - one night only, an encore of sorts, in a guest-starring role for Team Penske.

  • McCarthy changing things up for Packers camp

    July 25, 2014

    GREEN BAY, Wis. (AP) - Going into his ninth year coaching the Packers, Mike McCarthy isn't averse to changing things up.

  • Vikings put Munnerlyn, Sendejo, Ford on PUP list

    July 25, 2014

    MANKATO, Minn. (AP) - The Minnesota Vikings have placed cornerback Captain Munnerlyn, safety Andrew Sendejo and tight end Chase Ford on the physically unable to perform list to start training camp.

  • Lions sign Butler, release Lynn

    July 25, 2014

    ALLEN PARK, Mich. (AP) - The Detroit Lions have signed free agent punter Drew Butler and released safety Gabe Lynn.

  • Furyk, Petrovic, share Canadian Open lead

    July 25, 2014

    MONTREAL (AP) - Two-time winner Jim Furyk birdied two of his last four holes Friday for a 7-under 63 and a share of the Canadian Open lead with Tim Petrovic.

  • Okung, Chancellor slowed as Seahawks camp opens

    July 25, 2014

    RENTON, Wash. (AP) - Startling left tackle Russell Okung and strong safety Kam Chancellor were both spectators as the Seattle Seahawks began training camp on Friday.

  • Mets RHP Matsuzaka returns to NY for elbow exam

    July 25, 2014

    MILWAUKEE (AP) - The Mets say pitcher Daisuke Matsuzaka is returning to New York to have his right elbow examined.