<![CDATA[NBC 7 San Diego - San Diego Sports News, Photos, and Scores for the Padres, Chargers and More]]> Copyright 2014 http://www.nbcsandiego.com/news/sports http://media.nbcbayarea.com/designimages/KNSD+RSS+Feed+logo+blue.png NBC 7 San Diego http://www.nbcsandiego.com en-us Mon, 28 Jul 2014 12:21:46 -0700 Mon, 28 Jul 2014 12:21:46 -0700 NBC Owned Television Stations <![CDATA[Paralympian Blake Leeper Vies for Wheaties Box]]> Mon, 28 Jul 2014 11:55:23 -0700 http://media.nbcsandiego.com/images/213*120/Blake-Leeper-0727.jpg
Bob Babbitt, co-founder of the Challenged Athletes Foundation, talks with Paralympian Blake Leeper who has his sights on the Rio Olympics and the Wheaties Box.

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<![CDATA[Del Mar Makes Changes to New Turf Surface]]> Mon, 28 Jul 2014 10:59:14 -0700 http://media.nbcsandiego.com/images/213*120/Del-Mar-Horse-Track-warmup.jpg
Seven horses have died since racing began July 17 - four have been after falls on the new turf surface.

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<![CDATA[One Bad Inning Dooms Padres]]> Sun, 27 Jul 2014 19:10:37 -0700 http://media.nbcsandiego.com/images/176*120/452811220.jpg
Braves Score 6 In The 3rd To Win

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<![CDATA[Over 25,000 Compete in SF Marathon]]> Sun, 27 Jul 2014 16:05:27 -0700 http://media.nbcsandiego.com/images/181*120/marathon_preps_sf2.jpg
Thousands of people from all over the country winded their way through the streets of San Francisco bright and early Sunday to compete in the city's annual marathon. A Berkeley woman won the San...]]>
<![CDATA[Freeney, Floyd Back at Contact Drills at Practice]]> Sat, 26 Jul 2014 15:10:42 -0700 http://media.nbcsandiego.com/images/215*120/chargers+generic.jpg
Dwight Freeney and Malcom Floyd made welcome returns for the San Diego Chargers on Saturday.

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<![CDATA[Reinsdorf Hospitalized in New York]]> Sat, 26 Jul 2014 01:49:52 -0700 http://media.nbcsandiego.com/images/213*120/Reinsdorf+Smart.jpg
Chicago Bulls and White Sox Chairman Jerry Reinsdorf was hospitalized Friday night after an "episode of light-headedness," the Chicago White Sox said in a statement. Reinsdorf's "episode" required...

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<![CDATA[Padres Win 3rd Straight]]> Fri, 25 Jul 2014 23:09:37 -0700 http://media.nbcsandiego.com/images/160*136/452685304.jpg
Rookie Hahn Beats Braves In Atlanta

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<![CDATA[Runs Roll in as Padres Head South]]> Fri, 25 Jul 2014 11:58:32 -0700 http://media.nbcsandiego.com/images/213*120/will+venable+braves+preview.jpg
The Padres have won two straight series as they head to Atlanta to face the Braves this weekend.

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<![CDATA[Antonio Gates Mourns Death of Sister]]> Thu, 24 Jul 2014 22:31:05 -0700 http://media.nbcsandiego.com/images/213*120/107513449.jpg
San Diego Chargers tight end Antonio Gates was at training camp on Thursday, but no one would have blamed him for missing it. The player is mourning the loss of his 22-year-old sister, who died Wednesday.

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<![CDATA[New Players Lift Padres]]> Thu, 24 Jul 2014 06:17:08 -0700 http://media.nbcsandiego.com/images/213*120/Cubs_2014_37.jpg
Yangervis Solarte and Jeff Francoeur delivered in their Padres debut.

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<![CDATA[Padres Cameron Maybin Suspended ]]> Wed, 23 Jul 2014 15:51:40 -0700 http://media.nbcsandiego.com/images/213*120/cameron+maybin+drug+suspension.jpg
San Diego Padres outfielder Cameron Maybin has been suspended

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<![CDATA[Padres Call Up Frenchy From El Paso]]> Wed, 23 Jul 2014 14:16:20 -0700 http://media.nbcsandiego.com/images/213*120/jeff+francoeur.jpg
Veteran outfielder Jeff Francoeur, nicknamed Frenchy, will join the Padres on Wednesday after getting called up from Triple-A. He has been the victim of some popular video pranks from his minor...

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<![CDATA[Former Padre Beats Padres]]> Tue, 22 Jul 2014 23:55:41 -0700 http://media.nbcsandiego.com/images/213*120/Cubs_2014_34.jpg
Anthony Rizzo homered twice in Cubs 6-0 win at Wrigley.

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<![CDATA[Padres Head to 'Friendly Confines']]> Tue, 22 Jul 2014 14:40:36 -0700 http://media.nbcsandiego.com/images/213*120/yasmani+grandal+cubs+preview.jpg
The Padres face another team planning for the future as they head to Chicago to battle the Cubs at Wrigley Field.

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<![CDATA[Chase Headley Traded to Yankees]]> Tue, 22 Jul 2014 11:29:32 -0700 http://media.nbcsandiego.com/images/213*120/chase+headley+traded.jpg
San Diego Padres trade infielder Chase Headley.

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<![CDATA[49ers' New Levi's Stadium Sees First Arrest]]> Tue, 22 Jul 2014 05:47:46 -0700 http://media.nbcsandiego.com/images/213*120/AP807363826924.jpg
A 51-year old Watsonville man has earned the dubious distinction of being the first person arrested at Levi's Stadium.

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<![CDATA[WNBA Coach Michael Cooper has Tongue Cancer]]> Mon, 21 Jul 2014 18:24:09 -0700 http://media.nbcsandiego.com/images/213*120/AP13030709140.jpg
Atlanta Dream coach Michael Cooper has early stage tongue cancer and has taken a leave from the WNBA team. He will have surgery this week at Winship Cancer Institute of Emory University in Atlanta and a...

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<![CDATA[Which Other Padres Could Be Traded?]]> Tue, 22 Jul 2014 11:34:55 -0700 http://media.nbcsandiego.com/images/214*120/chase+headley+trade+deadline.jpg
After dealing away closer Huston Street and Chase Headley, the Padres might not be done dealing players before the trade deadline.

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<![CDATA[Aviators Clinch a Playoff Spot]]> Mon, 21 Jul 2014 09:42:24 -0700 http://media.nbcsandiego.com/images/213*120/Aviators0720_1200x675_310215747911.jpg
NBC 7's Jim Laslavic reports on the win by the Bryan Brothers Sunday.]]>
<![CDATA[Woman, 105, Makes History With First Pitch ]]> Mon, 21 Jul 2014 17:22:11 -0700 http://media.nbcsandiego.com/images/213*120/Padres-Pitch-Agnes-0721.jpg
Agnes McKee's birthday celebration wasn't just a first for her. It was also a first for Major League Baseball.

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<![CDATA[Padres Nearly Snap No-Hitter String]]> Sun, 20 Jul 2014 19:14:32 -0700 http://media.nbcsandiego.com/images/164*120/452440448.jpg
Despaigne, Late Hits Beat Mets

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<![CDATA[Ross Pitches Padres Past Mets]]> Sat, 19 Jul 2014 22:05:38 -0700 http://media.nbcsandiego.com/images/214*120/tyson+ross+dodgers+preview+all+star.jpg
Starting pitcher Tyson Ross threw seven scoreless innings and was aided by three solo home runs in Padres 6-0 victory over the Mets.

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<![CDATA[Padres Trade All-Star Closer]]> Sat, 19 Jul 2014 00:35:51 -0700 http://media.nbcsandiego.com/images/160*120/495673647.jpg
Huston Street Headed To Anaheim

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<![CDATA[Will Anybody Score at Petco This Weekend?]]> Fri, 18 Jul 2014 17:12:53 -0700 http://media.nbcsandiego.com/images/213*120/despaigne+mets+preview.jpg
The Padres and Mets square off in battle of solid pitching -- and inconsistent hitting.

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<![CDATA[Fox, MLB Explain Tony Gwynn Snub]]> Fri, 18 Jul 2014 08:04:47 -0700 http://media.nbcsandiego.com/images/213*120/padres-117051221.jpg
Padres and Major League Baseball fans are still fuming that Tony Gwynn was not mentioned during the 2014 All-Star Game.

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<![CDATA[Padres Midseason Report Card]]> Thu, 17 Jul 2014 11:50:32 -0700 http://media.nbcsandiego.com/images/213*120/midseason+grade+street.jpg
As we get catch our collective breath over the four-day All-Star break, it’s a good opportunity to look back at a first half on a Padres season filled with ups and downs, sadness and hope.

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<![CDATA[49ers Cut Ribbon at Levi’s Stadium]]> Thu, 17 Jul 2014 17:44:41 -0700 http://media.nbcsandiego.com/images/213*120/07-17-2014-levis-ribbon-cutting.jpg
Barely four years after Santa Clara voters voiced their approval of a measure paving the way for bringing the San Francisco 49ers to the South Bay, the welcome mat is almost out for fans itching to get...

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<![CDATA[Excitement Builds for 2014 Opening Day]]> Thu, 17 Jul 2014 07:35:43 -0700 http://media.nbcsandiego.com/images/213*120/Del-Mar-Races-071714.jpg
NBC 7's Elena Gomez reports from the Del Mar Thoroughbred Club on Thursday, July 17, 2014. She talks with Craig Dado, Executive VP for DMTC.]]>
<![CDATA[McEnroe's Son Arrested for Drugs]]> Thu, 17 Jul 2014 10:11:55 -0700 http://media.nbcsandiego.com/images/213*120/kevin+mcenroe.jpg
Kevin McEnroe, the 27-year-old son of tennis champion John McEnroe and actress Tatum O'Neal, was arrested in New York City after he was caught with dozens of oxycodone and morphine pills, authorities say.

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<![CDATA[Derek Jeter's All-Star Goodbye]]> Wed, 16 Jul 2014 05:12:10 -0700 http://media.nbcsandiego.com/images/213*120/Jeter-ASG-Goodbye-0715.jpg
The Yankee great's victory lap marks a big win for him – and baseball.

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<![CDATA[ASG: Jeter Shines, Padres Snubbed Again]]> Wed, 16 Jul 2014 09:38:59 -0700 http://media.nbcsandiego.com/images/213*120/derek+jeter+asg.jpg
The 85th All-Star Game in Minneapolis was Derek Jeter’s time to shine. Padres closer Huston Street didn't get into the game.

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<![CDATA[Time to Get Back to Work]]> Tue, 15 Jul 2014 08:02:33 -0700 http://media.nbcsandiego.com/images/213*120/padres+pics+77+4.jpg
For three Padres, it's a time to get back to work.

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<![CDATA[WATCH: Derek Jeter Ad Creates A Buzz]]> Tue, 15 Jul 2014 12:32:27 -0700 http://media.nbcsandiego.com/images/213*120/DerekJeter21.jpg
Fans, celebrities, and rivals alike, are tipping their hats to New York Yankee Derek Jeter.

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<![CDATA[Former Oakland A's Player Was LGBT Pioneer in MLB]]> Tue, 15 Jul 2014 07:48:44 -0700 http://media.nbcsandiego.com/images/160*120/GLENNBURKE_640x480.jpg
It's been 30 years since former A's outfielder Glenn Burke, an Oakland native and Berkeley High product, left Major League Baseball in part over pressures about his sexuality before coming out publicly as]]>
<![CDATA[San Jose Sharks Fans Protest Sexy "Ice Girl" Uniforms]]> Tue, 15 Jul 2014 10:36:19 -0700 http://media.nbcsandiego.com/images/213*120/ice+girls.jpg
The San Jose Sharks are taking a hit on social media over their decision to recruit midrift-baring "ice girls" to sweep away the ice, which some fans say is exploitative of women's bodies.

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<![CDATA[Must See: Crazy Fans at the World Cup]]> Sun, 13 Jul 2014 15:33:10 -0700 http://media.nbcsandiego.com/images/213*120/452110638.jpg
A spotlight on some of the World Cup's most memorable fans. The competition started June 12 and will be going until July 13.

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<![CDATA[Padres All-Star Game Highlights]]> Mon, 14 Jul 2014 17:21:11 -0700 http://media.nbcsandiego.com/images/213*120/adrian+gonzalez+asg.jpg
Here's a look at the best All-Star Game moments in Padres history.

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