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Sports Wainwright blames self for Jeter flap Wainwright blames self for Jeter flap
St. Louis Cardinals ace Adam Wainwright took the blame on Friday for the flap that ensued after he said he served up pitches to Derek Jeter during the All-Star game.
Sports Kobe Bryant gives peek into his life in documentary Kobe Bryant gives peek into his life in documentary
Bryant gives a peek into his life in a Showtime documentary airing in November. "Kobe Bryant's Muse" covers much of last season, when Bryant was sidelined and the Lakers finished 27-55, the most losses in club history.
Sports Pau Gasol joins Chicago Bulls Pau Gasol joins Chicago Bulls
Pau Gasol talked to Joakim Noah when the Chicago Bulls traveled to Los Angeles to recruit the free-agent center. He spoke with Derrick Rose over the phone, and Mike Dunleavy also reached out to the 7-foot veteran.
Sports 5 former NFL players sue union over concussions 5 former NFL players sue union over concussions
Five former NFL players, including six-time Pro Bowl defensive end Neil Smith, are suing the union for not providing accurate information about the risk of head injuries.
Sports A's, Giants give Bay Area high hopes for playoffs A's, Giants give Bay Area high hopes for playoffs
The small-budget Oakland Athletics are baseball's best team at the break in a division featuring some of the sport's highest-paid stars. The San Francisco Giants are right in the chase for the NL West title despite recent stumbles.
Sports Jeter, Trout lead AL over NL 5-3 in All-Star game Jeter, Trout lead AL over NL 5-3 in All-Star game
Derek Jeter soaked in the adulation from fans and players during one more night on baseball's national stage, set the tone for the American League with a pregame speech and delivered two final All-Star hits.
Sports Derek Jeter, an All-Star for the last time Derek Jeter, an All-Star for the last time
Derek Jeter was an elite shortstop winning World Series championships not long after many of baseball's current greats were born.
Sports MLB appoints Billy Bean consultant for inclusion MLB appoints Billy Bean consultant for inclusion
Major League Baseball has appointed Bean, who came out as gay after leaving the game, to serve as a consultant in guiding the sport toward greater respect, awareness and equality for the gay, lesbian, bisexual and transgender community.