Nadal wins first title on hard court since 2010 Rafael Nadal rallied from a set and 1-3 down in the second to beat Juan Martin del Potro 4-6, 6-3, 6-4 in the BNP Paribas Open final on Sunday, giving the Spaniard his third title in four tournaments since returning from a seven-month injury layoff. More
Sharapova beau Dimitrov eliminated from Wimbledon after ‘sit-in’ LONDON — With girlfriend Maria Sharapova cheering him from the stands, Grigor Dimitrov, one of tennis’ rising stars, lost in the second round at Wimbledon yesterday in a five-set, rain-delayed match. After battling back to make it 30-all in ... 06/29/2013 - 6:15 am | View Link
Further disappointment as Maria Sharapova's boyfriend Grigor Dimitrov is eliminated at Wimbledon MARIA Sharapova's Wimbledon disappointment has deepened, taking on a personal edge, when boyfriend Grigor Dimitrov lost a dramatic five-setter to Greg Zemlja. Watched by second-round casualty Sharapova, Dimitrov was beaten 3-6 7-6 (7-4) 3-6 6-4 11-9 in ... 06/28/2013 - 1:49 am | View Link
Wacky Wednesday at Wimbledon: Federer, Sharapova Both Eliminated Given the Aaron Hernandez arrest, release, murder charges and no bail, you may have missed the happenings across the pond at Wimbledon: Roger Federer, who has won Wimbledon seven times, lost in the second round. He was defeated by someone named Serhiy ... 06/26/2013 - 11:48 am | View Link
Maria Sharapova eliminated in 2nd round at Wimbledon by 131st-ranked qualifier LONDON - Maria Sharapova has been knocked out of Wimbledon by a 131st-ranked qualifier on a day when injuries forced the withdrawal or retirement of seven other players. The third-seeded Sharapova, the Wimbledon champion in 2004 champion, lost 6-3, 6-4 to ... 06/26/2013 - 6:30 am | View Link
Wimbledon 2013: Maria Sharapova Eliminated in Round 2 Maria Sharapova’s Wimbledon run didn’t last long. While she made it past the first-round unlike Rafael Nadal, Sharapova was eliminated in Round 2 of the tournament. Sharapova was upset by 19-year-old Michelle Larcher de Brito, 6-3, 6-4. Larcher de ... 06/25/2013 - 1:00 pm | View Link
ORLANDO - As the Giants continue to discuss possible trade options for a left fielder, teams are asking for their young pitching, including Kyle Crick, the 49th overall draft pick in 2011.
The Yankees are shopping outfielders, including Brett Gardner, but the Giants don't appear a match if only because the Yankees' asking price will be high and include a starter who's major-league-ready.
On the free-agent front, the Giants have discussed outfielders Mike Morse and Corey Hart, but their injury history and anticipated salaries raise red flags.
Trainer Dave Groeschner said Pablo Sandoval is relaying positive reports about his weight and fitness, and Buster Posey informed manager Bruce Bochy he's working on strengthening his legs to keep him durable behind the plate.