LOS ANGELES (AP) - Wil Myers' first hit for the San Diego Padres was an important one, even though it might have been overshadowed a bit in a four-run ninth inning.
AUSUSTA, GA. - Whip up your famous pimento cheese, plant eye-poppingly colorful azaleas and trim your yard to precisely 3/8 of an inch. Pump in 98 of the world's best golfers and thousands of guests dressed in their finest springtime getup, and you'll be at Augusta National for the 2015 Masters.
LOS ANGELES (AP) - Blake Griffin and J.J. Redick scored 27 points apiece and the Los Angeles Clippers beat the Lakers 105-100 Tuesday night, completing a 4-0 season sweep of their downtrodden Staples Center co-tenant.
EDMONTON, Alberta (AP) - The Edmonton Oilers put a major roadblock to the playoff path of the Los Angeles Kings.
LOS ANGELES (AP) - In 2008, Jimmy Rollins homered on opening day for the Philadelphia Phillies, and they went on to win the World Series. Flash forward seven years, and Rollins hit a tiebreaking three-run homer for the Los Angeles Dodgers in their season opener.
LOS ANGELES (AP) - While the Los Angeles Clippers threw alley-oop passes off the backboard and jumped to a 43-point lead, the Lakers needed two late 3-pointers from a guy on a 10-day contract just to avoid the worst offensive performance in franchise history.
Valencia High graduate Alison Lee shot a final round, 1-over 73 to finish at even par in the ANA Inspiration at Mission Hills Country Club in Rancho Mirage Sunday.
The people behind professional boxer Chris Pearson view Hart High graduate Said El Harrak as a victory in the junior middleweight division on the undercard on one of the most anticipated fights of all time - Floyd Mayweather vs. Manny Pacquiao on May 2 in Las Vegas.
Headed into the final round of play in the first major of the 2015 LPGA season, Valencia graduate Alison Lee is tied for 23rd out of 73 remaining players after the third round concluded on Saturday at the ANA Inspiration.
LOS ANGELES (AP) - Kike Hernandez led off the bottom of the ninth inning with a home run to center field against Ryan Mattheus, and the Los Angeles Dodgers ended up in a 6-6 tie with the Los Angeles Angels in the final game of spring training.
LOS ANGELES (AP) - Alec Martinez scored the tiebreaking goal, Marian Gaborik added his 26th goal and the Los Angeles Kings kept pace in the playoff hunt with a 3-1 victory over the Colorado Avalanche on Saturday night.
LOS ANGELES (AP) - C.J. McCollum scored a career-high 27 points, Damian Lillard added 20 and the Portland Trail Blazers celebrated their Northwest Division title with a 107-77 victory over the Los Angeles Lakers on Friday night.
ANAHEIM (AP) - Albert Pujols hit a grand slam and Andrew Heaney pitched 5 1-3 hitless innings in his last outing of the spring for the Los Angeles Angels, a 6-0 victory over the Los Angeles Dodgers on Friday night.
Valencia High School graduate Alison Lee is tied for 10th place after one round of the ANA Inspiration, the LPGA's first major of the year, on Thursday in Rancho Mirage.
LOS ANGELES (AP) - Marian Gaborik and Jeff Carter scored two goals apiece, and the Los Angeles Kings moved up in the playoff chase with an 8-2 victory over the Edmonton Oilers on Thursday night.
Former Canyon High player and Baltimore Orioles closer Zach Britton is headed to his first MLB All-Star Game.
LOS ANGELES (AP) - Jimmy Rollins saw a gaping hole in left field and visualized hitting the ball right there. Then he did just that, teeing off on a sinker left up for the go-ahead runs in the seventh inning.
ARLINGTON, Texas (AP) - Albert Pujols hit his AL-leading 25th home run, Kole Calhoun homered and drove in four runs and the Los Angeles Angels finished a dominant three-game sweep of the Texas Rangers with a 12-6 victory Sunday night.
OAKLAND, Calif. (AP) - Seattle rookie Mike Montgomery knew instantly that his bid for a third consecutive shutout was over, even before Sam Fuld's first home run of the season cleared the fence in the third inning.
LOS ANGELES (AP) - So much for Mike Bolsinger being dominant at home for the Los Angeles Dodgers.
VANCOUVER, British Columbia (AP) - Carli Lloyd came up big again. Three times.
LONDON (AP) - One five-time Wimbledon champion is guaranteed to reach the quarterfinals. Another is assured of elimination.
ARLINGTON, Texas (AP) - Hector Santiago pitched seven innings in another superb outing at Texas, C.J. Cron had three hits with a career-high six RBIs and the Los Angeles Angels beat the Rangers 13-0 on Saturday night.
LOS ANGELES (AP) - Zack Greinke scattered four hits over seven scoreless innings to outduel Matt Harvey, Adrian Gonzalez hit a solo homer and the Los Angeles Dodgers survived their shaky bullpen to beat the New York Mets 4-3 on Saturday night.
EDMONTON, Alberta (AP) - Fara Williams scored on a penalty kick in the 108th minute, helping England beat Germany 1-0 on Saturday for third place in the Women's World Cup.
LONDON (AP) - About an hour after flopping on her back and kicking her feet overhead to celebrate a stunning comeback from a set and a break down against defending Wimbledon champion Petra Kvitova, Jelena Jankovic still was giddy.
LOS ANGELES (AP) - Kevin Plawecki drove in the go-ahead run with a sacrifice fly in the ninth inning, rookie Noah Snydergaard dueled reigning NL MVP Clayton Kershaw on even terms, and the New York Mets beat the Los Angeles Dodgers 2-1 on Friday night.
PITTSBURGH (AP) - Michael Bourn drove in three runs, Brandon Moss homered and Trevor Bauer pitched effectively into the seventh inning as the Cleveland Indians beat the Pittsburgh Pirates 5-2 on a rainy Friday night in a game that stretched past midnight.
Three-time All-Pro tight end Antonio Gates of San Diego will be suspended the first four games of the 2015 season along with New York Jets defensive lineman Sheldon Richardson and Dallas linebacker Rolando McClain for violating NFL drug policies.
LONDON (AP) - On the final point of the first set of his latest Wimbledon disappointment, Rafael Nadal swung his mighty, lefty forehand - and whiffed, accidentally whacking his right leg with his racket.