• This July 28, 2015 file photo shows San Francisco Giants pitcher Tim Lincecum looking on during a baseball game against the Milwaukee Brewers in San Francisco. The two-time NL Cy Young Award winner will pitch for major league clubs in a showcase event Friday, May 6, 2016 as he attempts to make a comeback bid from hip surgery last year. (AP Photo/Jeff Chiu, file)

    Tim Lincecum to pitch for clubs Friday in comeback bid

    SAN FRANCISCO (AP) — Two-time NL Cy Young Award winner Tim Lincecum will pitch for major league clubs in a showcase event Friday as he attempts to make a comeback from hip surgery last year.

  • San Diego Padres starting pitcher Drew Pomeranz throws to the plate during the second inning of a baseball game against the Los Angeles Dodgers, Sunday, May 1, 2016, in Los Angeles. (AP Photo/Mark J. Terrill)

    Pomeranz gives up RBI single to Kershaw, Padres fan 14 times

    LOS ANGELES (AP) — Drew Pomeranz did just fine for the San Diego Padres, giving up just three hits over seven innings.

  • Sharks name stray cat that ran on ice after team captain

    SAN JOSE, Calif. (AP) — The stray cat that ran on the ice before San Jose’s second-round series opener now has a name but is still looking for a permanent home.

  • Ozz Negri and John Pew win at Laguna Seca

    MONTEREY, Calif. (AP) — Ozz Negri and John Pew put Michael Shank Racing back into Victory Lane for the first time since the 2012 Rolex 24 At Daytona, and Ryan Briscoe and Richard Westbrook gave the Ford GT team fielded by Chip Ganassi Racing its first victory Sunday in the two-hour IMSA WeatherTech SportsCar Championship race at Mazda Raceway Laguna Seca.

  • In this Friday, March 18, 2016 photo,  Julian Sandoval, top, plays the part of Poncho in the play "Shelter" at CalArts Center for New Performance in Los Angeles. For Sandoval, the play "Shelter" is more than just a story of children flooding into the U.S. by the tens of thousands from Latin America in search of safe sanctuary. It's personal. The young actor's mother immigrated to the U.S. illegally years ago, fleeing the violence of her native El Salvador after seeing a cousin hacked to death by soldiers with machetes during the country's civil war. She would become a legal resident under the Immigration Reform and Control Act of 1986 and eventually a U.S. citizen. (AP Photo/ Jenna Schoenefeld)

    Recreating hazardous journey to US rings true with actors

    LOS ANGELES (AP) — For Julian Sandoval, the play “Shelter” is more than just a story of children flooding into the U.S. by the tens of thousands from Latin America in search of safe sanctuary. It’s personal.

  • Los Angeles Dodgers' Chase Utley, left, hits a two-run home run as San Diego Padres catcher Derek Norris, right, watches along with home plate umpire Mark Wegner during the third inning of a baseball game, Saturday, April 30, 2016, in Los Angeles. (AP Photo/Mark J. Terrill)

    Dodgers end April with 6-game skid, tie for NL West lead

    LOS ANGELES (AP) — The Dodgers ended April with a six-game losing streak, and yet still find themselves tied for the division lead despite an offense that has sputtered badly under first-year manager Dave Roberts.

  • San Diego Padres' Matt Kemp, left, celebrates with Wil Myers after scoring on a double by Melvin Upton Jr. during the fifth inning of a baseball game against the Los Angeles Dodgers, Saturday, April 30, 2016, in Los Angeles. (AP Photo/Mark J. Terrill)

    Upton’s go-ahead 2-run double helps Padres beat Dodgers agai

    LOS ANGELES (AP) — Since getting shut out in their first three games of the season by the Los Angeles Dodgers, the San Diego Padres have been hitting a little better.

  • McLaughlin wins 200 freestyle at Swim Meet of Champions

    MISSION VIEJO, Calif. (AP) — Katie McLaughlin won the 200-meter freestyle at the Fran Crippen Memorial Swim Meet of Champions on Saturday night.

  • Nunez gives Mazda first IMSA pole at Laguna Seca

    MONTEREY, Calif. (AP) — Tristan Nunez gave Mazda its first IMSA WeatherTech SportsCar Championship pole position and led a front-row sweep for the manufacturer team in qualifying Saturday for the Monterey Grand Prix on Sunday at Mazda Raceway Laguna Seca.

  • Former NFL player Dick Butkus announces that the Chicago Bears selects Kansas State’s Cody Whitehair as the 56th pick in the second round of the 2016 NFL football draft, Friday, April 29, 2016, in Chicago. (AP Photo/Charles Rex Arbogast)

    Bears keep adding to ‘D’, take WVU’s Kwiatkoski in 4th round

    LAKE FOREST, Ill. (AP) — The Chicago Bears continued to add to their defense, drafting West Virginia inside linebacker Nick Kwiatkoski with their first pick in the fourth round after trading up four spots with the Los Angeles Rams on Saturday.