Posts Tagged California

Raiders WR Streater bounces back from concussion

NAPA, Calif. (AP) — Oakland Raiders wide receiver Rod Streater made a quick recovery from the concussion he suffered early in training camp and is expected to be cleared for full contact for Thursday’s practice.

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Cowboys sign OT Tyron Smith to 8-year extension

Dallas Cowboys offensive tackle Tyron Smith, left, blocks teammate defensive end Jeremy Mincey (92) during Dallas Cowboy's training camp, Friday, July 25, 2014, in Oxnard, Calif. (AP Photo/Gus Ruelas)

OXNARD, Calif. (AP) — Tyron Smith has a new contract that will probably make him the most important blocker for the next Dallas quarterback after Tony Romo.

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Scully humbled to return to Dodgers booth in ’15

Los Angeles Dodgers announcer Vin Scully speaks to the media prior to a baseball game against the Atlanta Braves, Wednesday, July 30, 2014, in Los Angeles. The 86-year-old Hall of Fame announcer said Tuesday that he will return for his record 66th season with the team in 2015. (AP Photo/Mark J. Terrill)

LOS ANGELES (AP) — Vin Scully poked fun at himself after word came out that he plans to return for his record 66th season in the Los Angeles Dodgers’ broadcast booth next year.

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Pirates’ gaffe on bases costs them would-be sweep

Pittsburgh Pirates' Gaby Sanchez, foreground, is tagged out while caught stealing by San Francisco Giants third baseman Pablo Sandoval in the sixth inning of a baseball game Wednesday, July 30, 2014, in San Francisco. (AP Photo/Ben Margot)

SAN FRANCISCO (AP) — Clint Hurdle says he and a pal often marvel over how there’s always something new to see at a baseball game.

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Jerry Jones: Brent out of rehab, NFL question next

OXNARD, Calif. (AP) — Dallas Cowboys owner Jerry Jones says former defensive tackle Josh Brent is out of rehabilitation and could have his future with the NFL resolved before the team leaves training camp in California in two weeks.

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