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  • OSU FOOTBALL NOTEBOOK: Hill expected to be used in many ways

    The picture became a little clearer Monday of how Big 12 Conference Newcomer of the Year Tyreek Hill will be utilized in the Oklahoma State offense.

    And the picture is rather wide.

    July 22, 2014

  • Former Pryor standout Doty adjusting on and off the field

    Football is in Christian Doty's veins.

    The former Pryor Tiger joined the Oklahoma Baptist University football team for its first season in 73 years in 2013, and rejoined the team Friday to begin preparations for the school's sophomore season.

    July 22, 2014

  • Oklahoma AD Castiglione to chair hoops committee

    Oklahoma athletic director Joe Castiglione will chair the NCAA Division I men's basketball committee for the 2015-16 school year.

    July 22, 2014

  • MLB: Mikolas leads Rangers to 4-2 win over Yankees

    Miles Mikolas didn't need to look into the batter's box to know who was stepping in with the bases loaded in the fifth inning. The roaring crowd said it all.

    Listening to more than 45,000 New York Yankees fans try to urge Derek Jeter to get one more big hit motivated the young right-hander.

    Mikolas got Jeter to ground into a double play, then pitched smoothly into the eighth inning Monday night to lead the Texas Rangers to a 4-2 victory.

    July 22, 2014

  • MLB: Sale pitches White Sox past Royals, 3-1

    About the only pitch that Chris Sale wouldn't make Monday night was his case for the American League's Cy Young Award.

    Then again, if he keeps pitching like he has so far this season, he won't have to say much.

    Sale pitched seven effective innings in his first outing since the All-Star break and Adam Dunn had two RBIs and scored a run to lead the Chicago White Sox to a 3-1 victory over the slumping Kansas City Royals on Monday night.

    July 22, 2014

  • MLB: Desmond lifts Nationals to 7-2 win over Rockies

    The Washington Nationals turned their clubhouse into a postgame rave scene, complete with blaring music, fog machine and dancing lights.

    A dazzling display - almost as eye catching as their performance on the field.

    Ian Desmond tied a career high with five hits, including a two-run homer, and Doug Fister threw effectively into the sixth to help the Nationals beat the sinking Colorado Rockies 7-2 on Monday night.

    July 22, 2014

  • MLB: Giants spoil Cliff Lee's return, beat Phillies 7-4

    Two same-day call-ups helped the San Francisco Giants stay ahead of the Los Angeles Dodgers.

    Adam Duvall hit a two-run homer to spoil Cliff Lee's return from the disabled list and Giants beat the Philadelphia Phillies 7-4 on Monday night.

    July 22, 2014

  • MLB: Ortiz homers twice, Red Sox rout Blue Jays

    David Ortiz hit the 452nd and 453rd home runs of his career, moving past Boston great Carl Yastrzemski into 36th place on the all-time list, and the Red Sox won their fifth straight game Monday night, routing the Toronto Blue Jays 14-1.

    July 22, 2014

  • NBA: Bulls re-sign Hinrich to 2-year deal

    The Chicago Bulls have made some big changes this summer as they try to beef up their roster and make a run at the Eastern Conference crown.

    While adding players like Pau Gasol and Nikola Mirotic, there was one thing they definitely didn't want to change: Kirk Hinrich.

    July 22, 2014

  • NBA: Lakers re-sign Young to multi-year deal

    Free-agent guard Nick Young has signed a multiyear deal to stay with the Los Angeles Lakers.

    General manager Mitch Kupchak on Monday described Young as a ''bright spot'' during last year's losing season. He says he's glad to keep someone committed to the rebuilding of the team.

    July 22, 2014