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Gulls: Winningest team in San Francisco Bay Area baseball

Aug 24, 2017

The Oakland Athletics and San Francisco Giants are experimenting with unconventional measures to keep away large flocks of gulls that fly in from the coastline and circle their San Francisco Bay Area ballparks in search of leftovers.

The Latest: Supporters want Kaepernick signed before season

Aug 24, 2017

Supporters of former San Francisco 49ers quarterback Colin Kaepernick are demanding he be signed by a team before the National Football League season starts next month

Mehri's challenge to Smith draws retired players' support

Aug 23, 2017

Pro Football Hall of Famers Kellen Winslow and Harry Carson are supporting Cyrus Mehri's candidacy for executive director of the players' union

Amid contract talks, Goodell says he loves his job

Aug 23, 2017

NFL Commissioner Roger Goodell says he loves his job, but he did not share details of his talks regarding a new contract

With turmoil at home, Venezuela Little Leaguers get big lift

Aug 22, 2017

With turmoil at home, Venezuelan Little League team gets an assist from big leaguers

Lions' Stafford mum on plans to let talks drag into season

Aug 21, 2017

Lions QB Matthew Stafford mum on plans to let contract talks drag into season

AP source: NFL, Goodell working on 5-year contract extension

Aug 21, 2017

Person with knowledge of negotiations tells AP: NFL, Goodell working on 5-year extension

Red Sox owner wants to rename Yawkey Way for David Ortiz

Aug 18, 2017

The Boston Red Sox's owner John Henry wants to rename of Yawkey Way in front of the ballpark and offices

MLB's Manfred working on pace of play with Clark, union

Aug 17, 2017

Baseball Commissioner Rob Manfred thinks 'significant' changes coming to make pace of play better

Tommy Hawkins, 1st black basketball star at Notre Dame, dies

Aug 17, 2017

Tommy Hawkins, the first black athlete to earn All-America honors in basketball at Notre Dame and who played for the Los Angeles Lakers during a 10-year NBA career, has died