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Morse will stay busy as DH

KANSAS CITY, Mo. — It’s impossible to picture now, but Michael Morse, the 6-foot-5-inch, 245-pound slugger, was a shortstop when he was first called up to the big leagues by the Mariners a decade ago.

October 21, 2014 12:00 amLoading…
Cavaliers win behind Irving’s 28

Cavaliers win behind Irving’s 28

COLUMBUS, Ohio — LeBron James was the star attraction but Kyrie Irving stole the show with 28 points to lead the Cleveland Cavaliers to a 107-98 win against the Chicago Bulls in an exhibition game Monday night at Ohio State University.

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Sports shorts: US women blank Haiti in World Cup qualifier

WASHINGTON — The U.S. women’s soccer team completed Part I of its trip to the 2015 World Cup by doing the expected, dominating play in a 6-0 win over Haiti to finish unbeaten — and unscored upon — in group play in the CONCACAF championship.

October 20, 2014 5:03 pm

College football notes: Sun Devils deliver statement win

TEMPE — The biggest development of Arizona State’s season unfolded Saturday night at Sun Devil Stadium.

October 20, 2014 12:00 am

Unbeaten Huskies rally past Arizona

No. 3-ranked Washington shook off an opening-game loss to top No. 16 Arizona 3-1 (24-26, 25-20, 25-20, 25-17) in volleyball on Sunday at McKale Center.

October 19, 2014 4:54 pmLoading…

Bochy has postseason touch with Giants

SAN FRANCISCO — He vowed to stick with his struggling leadoff man, and it worked. He let a rookie reliever challenge Bryce Harper and wasn’t daunted when the ball splashed into McCovey Cove. And he made the difficult decision to banish Tim Lincecum to the bullpen.

October 18, 2014 5:06 pm

Sports shorts: UA's Goodacre finishes with 2 HRs, 12 RBIs

Chelsea Goodacre hit two homers and drove in 12 runs Saturday as the Arizona softball team swept an exhibition doubleheader at the Arizona Fall Invitational.

October 18, 2014 12:10 amLoading…

UA's Goodacre finishes with 2 HRs, 12 RBIs

Chelsea Goodacre hit two homers and drove in 12 runs Saturday as the Arizona softball team swept an exhibition doubleheader at the Arizona Fall Invitational.

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Sports shorts: UA volleyball defeats Washington State

Madi Kingdon’s 18 kills helped the No. 16 Arizona Wildcats volleyball team defeat Washington State 3-1 at McKale Center on Friday night.

October 17, 2014 5:54 pm
UA volleyball team defeats Wash. St. 3-1

UA volleyball team defeats Wash. St. 3-1

Madi Kingdon’s 18 kills helped the No. 16 Arizona Wildcats volleyball team defeat Washington State 3-1 at McKale Center on Friday night.

October 17, 2014 5:54 pmLoading…

Sports shorts: Altidore scores in hometown; US draws again

BOCA RATON, Fla. — For the second time in five days, the U.S. men’s soccer team allowed victory to slip away in the final minutes, this time spoiling a potentially storybook homecoming for Jozy Altidore.

October 14, 2014 4:23 pm
Rainout gives Royals, Orioles rotation options

Rainout gives Royals, Orioles rotation options

KANSAS CITY, Mo. — As steady rain soaked Kauffman Stadium on Monday, postponing the third game of the American League Championship Series, Kansas City and Baltimore huddled to debate the merits of reconfiguring their playoff rotation.

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NBA notes: Suns fall late to Rockets

HOUSTON — Terrence Jones scored 18 points and Isaiah Canaan put Houston ahead for good with a three-point play with 29 seconds left as the Rockets beat Phoenix 95-92 on Monday night.

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Huskies break through late to top Wildcats 2-0

Washington scored both its goals in the final few minutes to give the Huskies a 2-0 win over the visiting Arizona Wildcats in soccer on Sunday.

October 13, 2014 12:00 am

NBA notes: Surgery 'likely' for reigning MVP Durant

OKLAHOMA CITY — Kevin Durant, the NBA’s leading scorer of this decade and the reigning MVP, will likely miss the first six to eight weeks of the season after fracturing a bone in his right foot.

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Sports Shorts: Harvick wins at Charlotte as tempers erupt

CONCORD, N.C. — Kevin Harvick moved into the third round of NASCAR’s championship race with a win Saturday night at Charlotte Motor Speedway, where tempers flared and two drivers had to be restrained from fighting Brad Keselowski.

October 12, 2014 12:00 am

Sports Shorts: No. 1 Stanford tops UA in volleyball

Arizona’s Madi Kingdon had a match-high 22 kills, but No. 1 Stanford won the last two sets to beat the No. 16 Wildcats 3-1 before 3,238 Friday night at McKale Center.

October 10, 2014 8:48 pm
No. 1 Stanford tops UA in volleyball 3-1

No. 1 Stanford tops UA in volleyball 3-1

Kingdon shines as Wildcats fall to 15-3, 4-2 in Pac-12 play.

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Cardinals coach unsure who will start at QB

TEMPE — Arizona coach Bruce Arians did nothing on Friday to clear up the quarterback situation for the Cardinals heading into Sunday’s game against the Washington Redskins.

October 10, 2014 8:37 pm

Gonzalez takes lead as new PGA season starts

NAPA, Calif. — The new PGA Tour season felt like an old one to a trio of Ryder Cup players Thursday at the Frys.com Open.

October 09, 2014 7:43 pm

College Football: Georgia Heisman hopeful suspended

ATHENS, Ga. — Georgia star tailback Todd Gurley was suspended indefinitely on Thursday while the school investigates an alleged violation of NCAA rules.

October 09, 2014 7:18 pm

LeBron facing Heat in exhibition could be ‘a little strange’

Miami Heat coach Erik Spoelstra has yet to think about it.

October 08, 2014 4:58 pm

Cigar, winner of record-tying 16 straight, dies

LEXINGTON, Ky. — Cigar, the two-time Horse of the Year whose 16-race winning streak matched one of racing’s greatest achievements, died. He was 24.

October 08, 2014 4:20 pmLoading…

Opening night finds league in ‘good place’

LOS ANGELES — No lockout to shorten the season. No Olympics to condense the schedule. No major rule changes or alterations to a playoff format that introduced wild-card races last season.

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Gidali helps Cats to fourth in Chicago

The University of Arizona women’s golf team finished fourth at the Windy City Collegiate Classic on Tuesday in Chicago.

October 07, 2014 10:20 pm

NBA notes: League extends TV deal for $2.6 billion

NEW YORK — The NBA renewed its deals with ESPN and TNT even though two seasons remain on the old ones.

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Ex-Cat Hale talking to D-backs, then Twins

Chip Hale is expected to interview for the Minnesota managerial job. And he probably won’t be the last candidate from outside the Twins who will interview.

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NFL notes: Cards might start rookie QB Thomas

TEMPE — Rookie quarterback Logan Thomas had a rough introduction to the NFL in Sunday’s lopsided loss to the Denver Broncos, but Cardinals coach Bruce Arians said Monday he’d be content sticking with Thomas if need be.

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Sports shorts: US keeps goalie Solo on roster despite charges

Goalkeeper Hope Solo and veterans Christine Rampone and Abby Wambach are among the players on the U.S. women’s soccer national team roster for the CONCACAF championship Oct. 15-26, which serves as qualifying for the World Cup next year in Canada.

October 06, 2014 5:26 pm

NFL: Ryan yanks Smith, takes blame in Jets loss

SAN DIEGO — Jets coach Rex Ryan yanked quarterback Geno Smith in the second half in favor of Michael Vick, yet the switch did little to change New York’s fortunes in its 31-0 loss to the Chargers.

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MLB notebook: Williams ‘kicked myself’ after loss

SAN FRANCISCO — Washington Nationals manager Matt Williams isn’t second guessing himself, but he still said “I kicked myself all night” after his decision to replace starter Jordan Zimmermann with closer Drew Storen backfired in Saturday’s night epic Game 2 of the NLDS that the Giants won 2-…

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Early goal helps UA complete weekend sweep

The University of Arizona women’s soccer team picked up its first Pac-12 weekend sweep since 2005 on Sunday with a 1-0 win over visiting Oregon.

October 05, 2014 10:00 pm
Sports shorts: Busch takes Nationwide

Sports shorts: Busch takes Nationwide

Sports news from Tucson, as well as from all over the world.

October 04, 2014 3:14 pm

KC closer has wild day before Game 1 save

ANAHEIM, Calif. — After a cross-country scramble that included the birth of his first child, a night in the hospital and some fast talking, just getting inside Angel Stadium was quite a relief for Kansas City closer Greg Holland.

October 03, 2014 9:21 pm

Sport Shorts: U.S. women win worlds quarterfinal

ISTANBUL — Geno Auriemma had a simple plan against France — pound the ball inside.

October 03, 2014 6:09 pm

NFL notes: Broncos dump record-breaker Prater

ENGLEWOOD, Colo. — Just 300 days after putting his name in the record books with the longest field goal ever, Matt Prater is history.

October 03, 2014 5:47 pm

Sports Shorts: UA baseball to open Feb. 13

The Arizona Wildcats baseball team will open its 2015 season with a 10-game homestand that begins Feb. 13, the school announced Thursday.

October 02, 2014 7:16 pm

Sports shorts: Thousands greet LeBron at Cavaliers practice

CLEVELAND — LeBron James is back on the floor where he took his first steps in the NBA.

October 01, 2014 4:24 pm
NL wild card: Bumgarner's bat makes lefty dual threat

NL wild card: Bumgarner's bat makes lefty dual threat

PITTSBURGH — Vin Scully’s voice jumped and he let out a short gasp as Madison Bumgarner viciously swung through a 92 mph fastball at the letters.

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South Carolina tops UA at Annika event

The University of Arizona women’s golf team finished second at the Annika Intercollegiate in Orlando, Florida, on Tuesday.

September 30, 2014 4:28 pm

Sports shorts: Pima's Cosgrove notches 250th career win

Pima College men’s soccer coach Dave Cosgrove picked up his 250th career victory Saturday when the Aztecs beat South Mountain 4-1 in Phoenix.

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Harvick tops at Dover for 7th pole of year

International, national and local sports stories.

September 26, 2014 2:57 pm

IOC host contract includes non-discrimination clause

The IOC will require future Olympic host cities to abide by rules that forbid any kind of discrimination, a move prompted by the outcry caused by Russia’s adoption of a law banning so-called gay “propaganda” before the Sochi Winter Games.

September 25, 2014 4:21 pm

College FB notes: ASU QB may return sooner

TEMPE — Is Taylor Kelly close to returning?

September 24, 2014 12:00 am

NASCAR making changes for 2015

CONCORD, N.C. — NASCAR hopes less means more next season.

September 24, 2014 12:00 am
AIA holding session today to discuss Mountain View

AIA holding session today to discuss Mountain View

The Arizona Interscholastic Association will hold a closed-door special session in Phoenix this morning regarding an ongoing investigation of the Mountain View High School football program.

September 24, 2014 12:00 am

Sports Shorts: NBA to review domestic abuse policies

NEW YORK — NBA Commissioner Adam Silver said his league will “take a fresh look” at its domestic violence procedures in the wake of the NFL’s rash of incidents.

September 22, 2014 5:14 pm

Cats ready for Pac-12 after shutout of Idaho

The University of Arizona soccer team improved to 6-1-1 with a 3-0 win over visiting Idaho on Sunday.

September 22, 2014 12:00 am

NFL notebook: Vikings turn to Bridgewater after Cassel hurt

So much for the Minnesota Vikings’ plan of Teddy Bridgewater learning behind Matt Cassel.

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Sports shorts: UA completes volleyball sweep

The No. 20-ranked UA Wildcats volleyball team will enter Pac-12 play with momentum after beating the University of Maryland, Baltimore County 3-0 Saturday to improve to 11-1.

September 20, 2014 3:55 pm

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