Posts Tagged By JANIE McCAULEY

Michelle Wie ready to ride momentum from last win

Christina Kim, left, sprays Michelle Wie, right, with champagne, celebrating her win in 2014 the LPGA LOTTE Championship golf tournament at Ko Olina Golf Club, Saturday, April 19, 2014, in Kapolei, Hawaii. (AP Photo/Eugene Tanner)

DALY CITY, Calif. (AP) — A beaming Michelle Wie explained her oversized visor as a necessary new addition after recently discovering wrinkles at age 24, then good-naturedly defended her unique, hunched-over putting stroke because Jack Nicklaus uses it.

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Athletics surrender early lead, lose to Rangers

Oakland Athletics' Dan Straily works against the Texas Rangers in the first inning of a baseball game Monday, April 21, 2014, in Oakland, Calif. (AP Photo/Ben Margot)

OAKLAND, Calif. (AP) — The Oakland Athletics had jumped out to an early lead against Yu Darvish, a pitcher they have owned of late.

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Rangers rally from early deficit to beat Athletics

Oakland Athletics' Dan Straily works against the Texas Rangers in the first inning of a baseball game Monday, April 21, 2014, in Oakland, Calif. (AP Photo/Ben Margot)

OAKLAND, Calif. (AP) — A day after a 14-run defeat, the Texas Rangers rallied from an early deficit against the defending division champions.

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Doolittle’s 5-year contract with A’s worth $10.5M

OAKLAND, Calif. (AP) — Left-hander Sean Doolittle’s five-year contract with the Oakland Athletics is worth $10.5 million, and the deal would increase to $13.75 million if he becomes eligible for salary arbitration after this season.

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