<![CDATA[NBC 7 San Diego - San Diego Sports News]]>Copyright 2016http://www.nbcsandiego.com/news/sports http://media.nbcbayarea.com/designimages/KNSD+RSS+Feed+logo+blue.png NBC 7 San Diego http://www.nbcsandiego.comen-usThu, 26 May 2016 00:00:10 -0700Thu, 26 May 2016 00:00:10 -0700NBC Owned Television Stations <![CDATA[MJ's Minute-Bolts Hit the Streets to Thank Fans]]> Wed, 25 May 2016 21:48:38 -0700 http://media.nbcsandiego.com/images/213*120/MJsMinuteThankYouSD_1200x675_693077571957.jpg
In this edition of MJ's Minute the Chargers hit the streets of San Diego to thank loyal fans and the Padres fall to the Giants for the ninth time this season.]]>
<![CDATA[Padres Can’t Escape the Curse of the Giants]]> Wed, 25 May 2016 17:46:53 -0700 http://media.nbcsandiego.com/images/180*120/GettyImages-534288402.jpg
It was the ninth time the Padres faced the Giants this season, and for the ninth time the Friars fell to San Francisco. The National League West division leaders swept the Friars in the series finale at...

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<![CDATA[Chargers Say Thank You to San Diego]]> Wed, 25 May 2016 17:15:51 -0700 http://media.nbcsandiego.com/images/213*120/Chargers_Linebackers_Surprise_Fans_In_The_Gaslamp_1200x675_692980803643.jpg
Team makes surprise visits around town]]>
<![CDATA[How George Lucas Can Keep The Chargers In San Diego]]> Wed, 25 May 2016 15:19:35 -0700 http://media.nbcsandiego.com/images/181*120/George+Lucas+With+Stormtroopers.jpg
Perhaps the Star Wars creator and the NFL can come together for a common goal

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<![CDATA[WATCH: Aztecs Advance on Walkoff Grand Slam]]> Wed, 25 May 2016 15:54:23 -0700 http://media.nbcsandiego.com/images/213*120/SDSU_Walk-Off_Grand_Slam_1200x675_692922947750.jpg
SDSU takes must-win game, keeps season alive]]>
<![CDATA[Yasiel Puig Pulled from game Against Reds]]> Wed, 25 May 2016 08:31:31 -0700 http://media.nbcsandiego.com/images/188*120/Puig+Benched.png
Los Angeles Dodgers right fielder Yasiel Puig was removed in the sixth inning from Tuesday's game in the team's 8-2 win over the Cincinnati Reds for not running out a single off the wall.

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<![CDATA[UC San Diego Students Vote to Take All Sports to Division I]]> Tue, 24 May 2016 19:53:29 -0700 http://media.nbcsandiego.com/images/213*120/UCSD-Campus-2011-Generic.jpg
By approving the move, students agreed to pay additional fees to help with the transition.
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<![CDATA[Giants Spoil Cashner’s Return]]> Tue, 24 May 2016 22:46:17 -0700 http://media.nbcsandiego.com/images/213*120/CashnerReturns.jpg
San Diego Falls to 0-8 vs San Francisco

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<![CDATA[MJ's Minute-UCSD Students Rally for Division 1]]> Tue, 24 May 2016 21:08:17 -0700 http://media.nbcsandiego.com/images/213*120/MJsMinuteUCSD_1200x675_692250179958.jpg
In this edition of MJ's Minute, UCSD students vote in favor of moving the institution's 23-team intercollegiate athletics program to Division I, and the NFL announces future Super Bowl locations.]]>
<![CDATA[Gwynn Family Files Lawsuit Against Tobacco Industry]]> Tue, 24 May 2016 14:41:56 -0700 http://media.nbcsandiego.com/images/213*120/102871071.jpg
Wrongful-death suit claims tobacco industry targeted and ultimately killed Tony Gwynn

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<![CDATA[Nation's Top 12-Year-Old Boxer]]> Mon, 23 May 2016 18:03:00 -0700 http://media.nbcsandiego.com/images/213*120/box+GIF_19483400.gif
The highlight of 12-year-old David "Dynamite" Lopez’s life was becoming the country’s No. 1 boxer for his age and weight last year.The scrappy pre-teen now has a chance to win No.

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<![CDATA[Lost In Translation: Padres Lose Again To Giants]]> Tue, 24 May 2016 00:25:50 -0700 http://media.nbcsandiego.com/images/213*120/KempBloop.jpg
The Giants broke a scoreless tie in the 9th and shocked the Padres 1-0 when a seemingly harmless pop up dropped safely in right field.

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<![CDATA[Chargers Begin Phase 3 of Off Season Workouts]]> Mon, 23 May 2016 22:43:55 -0700 http://media.nbcsandiego.com/images/238*120/Chargers+OTA.JPG
Phase three of Chargers voluntary workouts kicked off Monday morning. Even though we’re months away from the start of the season, it was still exciting to see the players actually play a little football.]]>
<![CDATA[MJ's Minute-Chargers Get Motivated During OTA]]> Mon, 23 May 2016 22:20:06 -0700 http://media.nbcsandiego.com/images/187*120/GettyImages-458286314.jpg
In this edition of MJ's Minute, Chargers kick off phase three of voluntary off season workouts and the Padres option RHP Colin Rea to Triple-A El Paso.

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<![CDATA[SDSU’s Malik Pope Will Return For Junior Year]]> Mon, 23 May 2016 22:00:38 -0700 http://media.nbcsandiego.com/images/213*120/SDSUMalikePopeDunk.jpg
NBA prospect will stay at SDSU for a 3rd season after gauging his draft stock.

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<![CDATA[Padres Make Organizational Change]]> Mon, 23 May 2016 15:27:46 -0700 http://media.nbcsandiego.com/images/201*120/Lance+Burkhart.jpg
Firars change managers at Single-A Lake Elsinore]]>
<![CDATA[MLB to Investigate Padres Anthem Mishap]]> Mon, 23 May 2016 17:25:50 -0700 http://media.nbcsandiego.com/images/213*120/gay+men+chorus+0523.JPG
Major League Baseball will investigate why the recording of a woman singing the national anthem inadvertently played instead of the San Diego Gay Men’s Chorus at a Saturday Padres game.

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<![CDATA[Major Pro Soccer League Looking to Expand in San Diego]]> Mon, 23 May 2016 15:20:10 -0700 http://media.nbcsandiego.com/images/213*120/NBC+SPorts+Rhinos+Photo.jpg
Outdoor professional league in talks to have a franchise in America's Finest City]]>
<![CDATA[San Diego Gay Men’s Chorus Silenced at Ballpark]]> Mon, 23 May 2016 07:58:41 -0700 http://media.nbcsandiego.com/images/213*120/CLIP-SDGMC_Padres_1200x675_690991171985.jpg
The San Diego Gay Men’s Chorus was scheduled to sing at a baseball game at Petco Park Saturday night but what the San Diego Padres say was a technical error instead left the chorus silenced.

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<![CDATA[Obstacle Course Racing Growing in San Diego]]> Sun, 22 May 2016 21:07:48 -0700 http://media.nbcsandiego.com/images/181*120/Epic+Series.JPG
Imagine waking up on a Saturday morning and starting your day with 40 obstacles to climb, run, or lift yourself through. Last Saturday the Epic Series obstacle course race at Dusty Rhodes Park was all...]]>
<![CDATA[Chula Vista's Arriola Shines With USMNT]]> Sun, 22 May 2016 20:01:01 -0700 http://media.nbcsandiego.com/images/180*120/GettyImages-475595112.jpg
Chula Vista native Paul Arriola has a big impact in USMNT debut.

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<![CDATA[Padres Fall to Dodgers in 17 Innings]]> Sun, 22 May 2016 20:04:44 -0700 http://media.nbcsandiego.com/images/178*120/GettyImages-533548414.jpg
Friars still winless on Sundays in 2016

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<![CDATA[Mebane: "Chargers Defense Has More Talent Than the Seahawks"]]> Sun, 22 May 2016 19:21:53 -0700 http://media.nbcsandiego.com/images/180*120/Brandon+Mebane+Seahawks.jpg
Former Seattle stalwart makes bold statement about his new mates

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<![CDATA[San Diego Derby Leg 2: Albion Pros 0 NC Battalion 0]]> Sun, 22 May 2016 00:13:21 -0700 http://media.nbcsandiego.com/images/213*120/ALBION_1200x675_690426435927.jpg
<![CDATA[Weekly San Diego Sports Preview]]> Sun, 22 May 2016 00:02:02 -0700 http://media.nbcsandiego.com/images/167*120/GettyImages-533382434.jpg
A preview of San Diego sports this week.

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<![CDATA[Padres Walk Away Winners]]> Sat, 21 May 2016 23:50:01 -0700 http://media.nbcsandiego.com/images/167*120/GettyImages-533382434.jpg
Friars get second straight walk-off win over the Dodgers

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<![CDATA[PHOTOS: Preakness Day 2016]]> Mon, 23 May 2016 03:28:48 -0700 http://media.nbcsandiego.com/images/180*120/thumb-GettyImages-533294116.jpg
Take a look at photos from the 141st annual Preakness Stakes. Known as the second jewel of the Triple Crown, the race takes places two weeks after the Kentucky Derby and three weeks before the Belmont Stakes.

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<![CDATA[Jersey From Harper Fight for Sale]]> Sat, 21 May 2016 09:55:10 -0700 http://media.nbcsandiego.com/images/180*120/490330798.jpg
The jersey Bryce Harper wore when he got into a fight with Washington Nationals teammate Jonathan Papelbon is now for sale on online auction site Leland.

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<![CDATA[Upton Jr. Blasts Padres Past Dodgers]]> Sat, 21 May 2016 02:33:51 -0700 http://media.nbcsandiego.com/images/187*120/Upton+Walk+Off.png
Padres win a wild one at Petco Park.

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<![CDATA[Olympic Racewalker Runs Sweet Business With Daughter]]> Thu, 19 May 2016 11:48:27 -0700 http://media.nbcsandiego.com/images/213*120/John-Nunn-Racewalker-Trials-KNSD.jpg
When John Nunn crossed the finish line to win the 50K Racewalk Olympic Trials event in Santee this past February, his 12-year-old daughter greeted him with an American flag and big, long hug.

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<![CDATA["MVPadre of the Week" - The Glue Holding It All Together]]> Thu, 19 May 2016 23:24:49 -0700 http://media.nbcsandiego.com/images/213*120/MVPadreGreen_1200x675_689422403514.jpg
NBC 7 sports producer Ben Rosehart makes an unorthodox selection in the latest "Most Valuable Padre of the Week." Pictures courtesy Getty Images.]]>
<![CDATA[Padres Get Swept as Giants Win 8th Straight ]]> Thu, 19 May 2016 22:51:50 -0700 http://media.nbcsandiego.com/images/162*120/GettyImages-532933526.jpg
The Padres were not able to avoid the sweep and the Giants leave San Diego on an eight game winning streak. James Shields was on the mound for the Friars tonight facing Giants pitcher Jeff Samardzija.

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<![CDATA[MJ's Minute-Jon Jay Back in Padres Lineup]]> Thu, 19 May 2016 22:03:34 -0700 http://media.nbcsandiego.com/images/213*120/MJsMinuteJonJay_1200x675_689405507704.jpg
In this edition of MJ’s Minute, Jon Jay returns to the Padres lineup and the Pro Bowl gets a new home.]]>
<![CDATA[YouTubers Land 11 Trick Shot Records: Guinness]]> Thu, 19 May 2016 16:42:10 -0700 http://media.nbcsandiego.com/images/213*120/471564022-Dude-Perfect.jpg
The basketball-lobbing viral video stars of Dude Perfect have taken 11 new records with their exceedingly high-difficulty trick shots, according to Guinness World Records, even taking one from a Harlem...

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