Posts Tagged California

Posey hits game-ending 2-run homer for Giants

San Francisco Giants' Tim Hudson works against the Colorado Rockies in the first inning of a baseball game Wednesday, Aug. 27, 2014, in San Francisco. (AP Photo/Ben Margot)

SAN FRANCISCO (AP) — Buster Posey hit a game-ending two-run homer for his third clout in two nights, sending the San Francisco Giants past the Colorado Rockies 4-2 on Wednesday night for Bruce Bochy’s 1,600th managerial victory.

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Galaxy scores 3 1st-half goals, beats United 4-1

CARSON, Calif. (AP) — Alan Gordon scored in the second minute, Landon Donovan added another, and the Los Angeles Galaxy beat D.C. United 4-1 on Wednesday night.

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Kershaw gets 16th win, Dodgers beat Arizona 3-1

Los Angeles Dodgers' Clayton Kershaw throws a pitch against the Arizona Diamondbacks during the first inning of a baseball game Wednesday, Aug. 27, 2014, in Phoenix. (AP Photo/Ross D. Franklin)

PHOENIX (AP) — Clayton Kershaw allowed only an unearned run in eight innings to become the first 16-game winner in the majors, and the Los Angeles Dodgers beat the Arizona Diamondbacks 3-1 on Wednesday night.

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Donaire to meet Walters for WBA featherweight belt

LOS ANGELES (AP) — Nonito Donaire will fight unbeaten Nicholas Walters for the WBA featherweight title Oct. 18 at the outdoor StubHub Center in Carson, California.

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Santa Anita to reopen renovated surface next month

ARCADIA, Calif. (AP) — Santa Anita’s newly renovated main track will reopen for training on Sept. 2, three weeks before the autumn meet begins.

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