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  • Arizona League

    Central Division W L Pct. GB Brewers 4 0 1.000 — Dodgers 3 1 .750 1 Reds 2 2 .500 2 x-White Sox 1 3 .250 3 Indians 1 3 .250 3 East Division W…

  • HBO chief says ‘Game of Thrones’ could wrap after 8 seasons

    BEVERLY HILLS, Calif. (AP) — Here’s a roundup of news Thursday from the Television Critics Association summer meeting, at which TV networks and streaming services are presenting details on upcoming programs: ___ GAME OVER? “Game…

  • A’s manage just 2 hits in 3-1 loss to Indians

    OAKLAND, Calif. (AP) — Chris Bassitt bounced back nicely after giving up four consecutive hits in the first inning, including a two-run homer to Cleveland’s Carlos Santana. It still wasn’t enough to get the Oakland…

  • Arizona League

    Central Division W L Pct. GB Brewers 4 0 1.000 — Dodgers 3 1 .750 1 Reds 2 2 .500 2 x-White Sox 1 3 .250 3 Indians 1 3 .250 3 East Division W…

  • Hamilton’s game-ending hit gives Texas 7-6 win over Yankees

    ARLINGTON, Texas (AP) — Josh Hamilton’s big swing in the first inning quickly got the Texas Rangers even after they fell in a 3-0 hole. The slugger’s sharp single to right with two outs in…

  • Reds send RH Mike Leake to Giants for 2 prospects

    CINCINNATI (AP) — The Reds shipped starter Mike Leake to the San Francisco Giants for a pair of prospects on Thursday night, bolstering the defending World Series champions for another playoff run. San Francisco needed…

  • Arizona League

    Central Division W L Pct. GB Brewers 3 0 1.000 — Dodgers 3 1 .750 ½ Reds 2 2 .500 1½ Indians 1 2 .333 2 x-White Sox 1 3 .250 2½ East Division W…

  • Former top Chinese general suspected of corruption

    BEIJING (AP) — China has expelled a former top general from the ruling Communist Party over corruption accusations as President Xi Jinping’s campaign to root out graft in the government and military churns onward. Guo…

  • Israeli military: child killed in West Bank attack

    TEL AVIV, Israel (AP) — The Israeli military says suspected Jewish assailants set fire to two Palestinian West Bank homes, killing a child and critically wounding four others. The military says the suspects entered the…

  • Beijing makes last pitch in bidding for 2022 Winter Games

    KUALA LUMPUR, Malaysia (AP) — Beijing highlighted environmental improvements since the Summer Olympics in 2008 in its final presentation to the IOC before voting Friday to determine which city will be awarded the 2022 Winter…

  • Thursday’s Sports Transactions

    BASEBALL Major League Baseball OFFICE OF THE COMMISSIONER OF BASEBALL — Suspended Baltimore SS Jared Breen (Delmarva-SAL) and RHP Nick Cunningham (Delmarva-SAL) 80 games each after positive tests for a performance-enhancing substance in violation of…

  • Arizona League

    Central Division W L Pct. GB Brewers 3 0 1.000 — Dodgers 3 1 .750 ½ Indians 1 2 .333 2 Reds 1 2 .333 2 x-White Sox 1 3 .250 2½ East Division W…

  • Frustrated Axford loses again as Rockies fall to Cardinals

    ST. LOUIS (AP) — John Axford’s frustration was palpable. Axford blew a two-run lead as the St. Louis Cardinals scored three runs in the ninth to stun the Colorado Rockies 9-8 on Thursday night. Axford…

  • Rizzo helps Cubs beat Brewers 5-2

    MILWAUKEE (AP) — Chicago was struggling before Anthony Rizzo got the Cubs back on track with one mighty swing in Milwaukee. Rizzo hit a three-run homer with two out in the eighth inning, and lifting…

  • Paul Simon joins U2 onstage at NYC’s Madison Square Garden

    NEW YORK (AP) — The special guests at U2’s concert Thursday night included Paul Simon, Lou Reed’s widow and the woman who called 911 when Bono fell off his bike in New York City last…