Oldest living ex-MLB player dies in Cuba at 102
HAVANA (AP) Conrado Marrero, the diminutive Cuban right-hander who pitched for the Washington Senators in the 1950s and in 2011 became the oldest living former Major League Baseball player, died in Havana on Wednesday. He was 102, just two days short of his 103rd birthday.
Wed, 23 Apr 2014 15:06:28 -0400
Cardinals player gets probation for assault plea
PHOENIX (AP) A judge on Wednesday sentenced Arizona Cardinals inside linebacker Daryl Washington to a year of supervised probation for assaulting a former girlfriend who is the mother of his daughter.
Wed, 23 Apr 2014 14:04:44 -0400
Bobcats' Al Jefferson still in walking boot
MIAMI (AP) Al Jefferson was still in his walking boot when the Charlotte Bobcats arrived for their shootaround hours before facing the Miami Heat in Game 2 of an Eastern Conference first-round series.
Wed, 23 Apr 2014 10:51:43 -0400
Sherpas leave Everest; some expeditions nix climbs
KATMANDU, Nepal (AP) Dozens of Sherpa guides packed up their tents and left Mount Everest's base camp Wednesday, after the deaths of 16 of their colleagues in an avalanche exposed an undercurrent of resentment by Sherpas over their pay, treatment and benefits.
Wed, 23 Apr 2014 11:28:52 -0400
Liverpool, Sterling top this week's AP soccer poll
Liverpool tops The Associated Press global soccer poll this week for the fifth time this season and for the second consecutive week after its 3-2 win over Norwich kept it atop the English Premier League.
Wed, 23 Apr 2014 11:35:56 -0400
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