EUGENE, Ore. (AP) — Wallace Spearmon took another big step toward erasing the bad memories of being disqualified at the Beijing Olympics, overcoming a slow start to win the men's 200-meter final in 19.82 seconds Sunday at Hayward Field.
ARLINGTON (AP) — Craig Gentry thought he ended a rally in the eighth inning. Instead, the speedy outfielder who came into the game as a late replacement became the latest star for the streaking Texas Rangers.
SALT LAKE CITY (AP) — Mo Williams will be reunited with the Utah Jazz as part of a four-team deal that will send Lamar Odom back to Los Angeles for a second chance with the Clippers. William's agent, Mark Bartelstein, initially told The Associated Press the deal was finalized about 3:45 p.m. MDT Friday, and the Jazz and Clippers officially announced it in releases three hours later.
ARLINGTON (AP) — All by himself, Ian Kinsler showed why the Texas Rangers can be so dangerous. Kinsler got four hits, scored three runs and stole two bases Thursday night, sending the AL West leaders past the Oakland Athletics 7-6 for their 11th win in 13 games.