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Arizona Diamondbacks' Sergio Alcantara gets showered with liquid and bubble gum by Cooper Hummel, r...
Associated Press

D-backs avoid sweep against Dodgers with 3-run homer in extras

Sergio Alcántara hit a three-run homer in the 10th to lift the Arizona Diamondbacks over the Los Angeles Dodgers 5-3 on Wednesday night.
22 days ago
FILE - Major League Baseball Commissioner Rob Manfred speaks to reporters following an owners' meet...
Associated Press

MLB’s minor leaguers form union 17 days after organizing

More than 5,500 minor league baseball players formed a union on Wednesday, completing a campaign that launched 17 days earlier.
23 days ago
WNBA star and two-time Olympic gold medalist Brittney Griner sits in a cage at a court room prior t...
Associated Press

Bill Richardson visits Moscow as Brittney Griner remains jailed

Bill Richardson visited Moscow this week and held meetings with Russian leaders as Phoenix Mercury center Brittney Griner remains jailed.
24 days ago
Arizona Diamondbacks' Ketel Marte hits a double against the Los Angeles Dodgers in the sixth inning...
Associated Press

D-backs’ woes against Dodgers continue in home loss

The Dodgers beat the Diamondbacks 6-0 on Monday night, becoming the first major league team to clinch a playoff spot this season.
25 days ago
The Arizona Diamondbacks logo on the field during the MLB baseball game between the Chicago Cubs an...
Associated Press

Arizona Diamondbacks’ minor leaguer suspended 55 games for PEDs

Arizona Complex League D-backs pitcher Sebastian Santana was suspended 55 games without pay after testing positive for Boldenon.
1 month ago
UFC fighter Leon Edwards, of Jamaica, celebrates his title as welterweight champion of the world af...
Associated Press

Edwards stuns Usman late in 5th round to take UFC welterweight title

Leon Edwards dropped Kamaru Usman in the final minute of the fifth round to win the welterweight championship at UFC 278 on Saturday night.
2 months ago
Los Angeles Lakers forward LeBron James, left, drives as Phoenix Suns forward Cameron Johnson defen...
Associated Press

Reports: LeBron James signs 2-year extension with L.A. Lakers

LeBron James has reportedly agreed to a two-year, $97.1 million contract extension through the 2024-25 season with the L.A. Lakers,
2 months ago
Chicago Cubs' Nelson Velazquez celebrates with Patrick Wisdom (16) after scoring in the fourth inni...
Associated Press

Chicago Cubs outlast Cincinnati Reds in ‘Field of Dreams’ game

The Chicago Cubs beat the Cincinnati Reds 4-2 on Thursday night in Major League Baseball’s second annual “Field of Dreams” game.
2 months ago
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Associated Press

Mercury beat Liberty despite Ionescu’s milestone night

The Phoenix Mercury cruised past the New York Liberty 76-62 on Saturday night, despite missing guards Diana Taurasi and Skylar Diggins-Smith.
2 months ago
Pac-12 Conference commissioner George Kliavkoff speaks at Pac-12 NCAA college football media day Fr...
Associated Press

Pac-12’s Kliavkoff jabs at Big 12, talks expansion at media day

Kliavkoff confirmed the Pac-12 is exploring expansion and lobbed feisty jabs at the Big 12 during an opening speech at football media day.
2 months ago
WNBA star and two-time Olympic gold medalist Brittney Griner speaks to her lawyers standing in a ca...
Associated Press

Russian Foreign Minister open to discuss prisoner swap involving Brittney Griner

The Russian Foreign Minister said he's open to a call with the U.S. Secretary of State to discuss a prisoner swap involving Brittney Griner.
2 months ago
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Associated Press

Mercury beat Sparks behind offensive dominance from Taurasi, Diggins-Smith

Diana Taurasi scored 30 points, Skylar Diggins-Smith added 27 and the Mercury rolled to a 90-80 victory over the Sparks on Thursday night.
2 months ago
Cameron Smith, of Australia, holds the claret jug trophy as he poses for photographers on the 18th ...
Associated Press

Cameron Smith outlasts Rory McIlroy to win British Open at St. Andrews

The show belonged to Cameron Smith with the best closing round the Old Course had ever seen with an 8-under 64.
3 months ago
Viktor Hovland, of Norway, lines up a putt on the 18th green during the third round of the British ...
Associated Press

McIlroy, Hovland share lead heading to final day at British Open

McIlroy and Hovland, who are at 16-under par, had little trouble Saturday at the British Open at St. Andrews.
3 months ago
Arizona Diamondbacks pitcher Mark Melancon stands on the mound during the ninth inning of a basebal...
Associated Press

Diamondbacks drop road series with late loss to Giants

The San Francisco Giants rallied from an early 3-0 deficit to beat the Arizona Diamondbacks 4-3 on Wednesday.
3 months ago
Team Wilson's Brionna Jones, left, shoots against Team Stewart's Skylar Diggins-Smith during the se...
Associated Press

Players in WNBA All-Star Game honor Mercury’s Brittney Griner

Brittney Griner was everywhere Sunday at the WNBA All-Star Game. Everywhere except playing alongside teammates on the court.
3 months ago
Serbia's Novak Djokovic returns to Australia's Nick Kyrgios in the final of the men's singles on da...
Associated Press

Novak Djokovic wins Wimbledon to claim 21st career Grand Slam title

Novak Djokovic defeated Nick Kyrgios in four sets to win his fourth-straight Wimbledon trophy and 21st career Grand Slam.
3 months ago
Portland Trail Blazers guard Damian Lillard, left, shoots next to Phoenix Suns center Deandre Ayton...
Associated Press

Report: Blazers and G Damian Lillard agree to 2-year, $122 million contract

Damian Lillard and the Trail Blazers have agreed on a $122 million, two-year extension, sources said Friday.
3 months ago
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Associated Press

Joey Chestnut wins 15th Fourth of July hot dog eating contest

Joey Chestnut won his 15th Nathan’s Famous Fourth of July hot dog eating contest on Monday with a total of 63 hot dogs.
3 months ago
Kyler Murray #1 of the Arizona Cardinals looks on before the game against the Los Angeles Rams in t...
Arizona Sports

Athletes react to Supreme Court’s decision on abortion

Athletes from Arizona and around the country poured their thoughts into social media on the Roe v. Wade decision.
3 months ago
Associated Press

Diamondbacks’ offense explodes for 13 runs in win over Phillies

The Arizona Diamondbacks beat the Phillies 13-1 on Sunday on the road to end Philadelphia's nine-game winning streak.
4 months ago
Associated Press

United States throttles Grenada in World Cup sendoff

Jesús Ferreira had a night to remember against an overwhelmed opponent in the United States' World Cup sendoff.
4 months ago
Arizona Wildcats Right-Handed Pitcher Tommy Splaine (20) waves off his pitcher to tag first during ...
Associated Press

Arizona keeps season alive with comeback win over Miami

Arizona rallied to beat No. 7 overall seed Miami 4-3 on Sunday, knocking the Hurricanes out of the Coral Gables Regional.
4 months ago
Associated Press

Burns’ 38-foot birdie beats No. 1 Scheffler in playoff at Colonial

Sam Burns made a 38-foot birdie putt on the first playoff hole at Colonial to beat top-ranked Scottie Scheffler on Sunday.
4 months ago