<![CDATA[NBC 7 San Diego - San Diego Sports News]]>Copyright 2017http://www.nbcsandiego.com/news/sports http://media.nbcnewyork.com/designimages/KNSD+RSS+Feed+logo+blue.png NBC 7 San Diego http://www.nbcsandiego.comen-usMon, 26 Jun 2017 15:50:56 -0700Mon, 26 Jun 2017 15:50:56 -0700NBC Owned Television Stations <![CDATA[Son of Ex-Padre on Life Support After Freak Baseball Accident]]> Mon, 26 Jun 2017 11:08:10 -0700 http://media.nbcsandiego.com/images/213*120/Keith-Lockhart-GettyImages-2145726.jpg
Former San Diego Padres player Keith Lockhart and his family are asking for prayers for his 15-year-old son, who is on life support after being hit in the face by a baseball during a tournament last week...

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<![CDATA[Son of Ex-MLB Player on Life Support After Freak Accident]]> Mon, 26 Jun 2017 11:17:46 -0700 http://media.nbcsandiego.com/images/213*120/lockhartkid.jpg
Former Atlanta Braves player Keith Lockhart is asking for prayers for his 15-year-old son, who is on life support after being hit in the face by a baseball during a tournament last week, reports...

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<![CDATA[From a Chinese Orphanage to the Paralympics: Challenged Track Athlete Scout Bassett]]> Sun, 25 Jun 2017 22:47:36 -0700 http://media.nbcsandiego.com/images/213*120/sportswrap_interview_with_Scout_Bassett_1200x675_975970883722.jpg
Paralympic athlete Scout Bassett has a truly amazing story. She made it from a Chinese orphanage all the way to UCLA and beyond. Sportswrap’s Bob Babbitt has the interview.  ]]>
<![CDATA[2017 Belmont Stakes: How to Watch ]]> Fri, 09 Jun 2017 15:01:36 -0700 http://media.nbcsandiego.com/images/213*120/AP_17160526171268.jpg
The 149th running of the Belmont Stakes, the last leg of the Triple Crown, is on Saturday, beginning at 3:37 p.m. PT on NBC 7.

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<![CDATA[Tigers Avoid Being Swept by Padres]]> Sun, 25 Jun 2017 16:54:43 -0700 http://media.nbcsandiego.com/images/222*120/Myers+Tagged+Out+Tigers.JPG
Detroit comes back twice to salvage one win]]>
<![CDATA[Padres Beat Tigers With Late Offense]]> Sat, 24 Jun 2017 22:47:51 -0700 http://media.nbcsandiego.com/images/167*120/Hector+Sanchez+Home+Run+Tigers.JPG
5-run 8th inning gives San Diego a comeback win]]>
<![CDATA[Local High School Golfer Qualifies For Women's U.S. Open]]> Sat, 24 Jun 2017 15:55:24 -0700 http://media.nbcsandiego.com/images/213*120/6PF_PKG_BROOKE_SEAY_US__KNSD2U2O_1200x675_974878275819.jpg
Brooke Seay is a 16-year-old student who just finished her sophomore year at Francis Parker High School and she's already qualified for the Women's U.S. Open. This is the story of how she did it and what...]]>
<![CDATA[Weekly San Diego Sports Preview]]> Fri, 23 Jun 2017 23:34:12 -0700 http://media.nbcsandiego.com/images/190*120/Phil+Maton+Padres+Dugout.JPG
NBC 7's Becki Schildhouse previews what is going on in San Diego sports this week.]]>
<![CDATA[Padres Lose Solarte to Injury]]> Fri, 23 Jun 2017 18:35:23 -0700 http://media.nbcsandiego.com/images/160*128/Solarte+Wrigley+Field.JPG
Friars place infielder on DL but do have good news as well]]>
<![CDATA[Boston Red Sox Retire David Ortiz's Number]]> Fri, 23 Jun 2017 20:42:13 -0700 http://media.nbcsandiego.com/images/213*120/David+Ortiz+Retired+Number.JPG
The Boston Red Sox officially retired No. 34 in honor of David Ortiz in a special ceremony at Fenway Park on Friday night."I love you, Boston," Big Papi told Red Sox Nation. "Thank you."Red Sox legends...

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<![CDATA[SD Pilot Will Fly to Edge of Space in Glider ]]> Thu, 22 Jun 2017 18:44:24 -0700 http://media.nbcsandiego.com/images/217*120/2244.PNG
Chief Pilot Jim Payne of San Diego will soar through the stratosphere next month in a glider.]]>
<![CDATA[Jeter Meets With Marlins, Remains Short on Funds: Report]]> Thu, 22 Jun 2017 16:19:04 -0700 http://media.nbcsandiego.com/images/213*120/GettyImages-683113516.jpg
Derek Jeter met with the Miami Marlins on Thursday and remains short on funds, according to a report by the Miami Herald.Jeter is part of one of three reported groups that is vying for ownership of the...

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<![CDATA[New Deal Makes Raider's Derek Carr NFL's Highest Paid QB]]> Thu, 22 Jun 2017 20:51:32 -0700 http://media.nbcsandiego.com/images/180*120/kahrpayydayye.jpg
Carr enters 2017 season on the final year of his rookie contract

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<![CDATA[Tearful Tribute: NHL Honors Bickell With Emotional Video]]> Thu, 22 Jun 2017 07:59:16 -0700 http://media.nbcsandiego.com/images/213*120/GettyImages-699489368.jpg
In a night filled with honors for some of the best hockey players in the country, one emotional moment stood above the rest.

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<![CDATA[Padres 'Pen Preserves Win in Chicago]]> Wed, 21 Jun 2017 15:48:08 -0700 http://media.nbcsandiego.com/images/172*120/Maurer+Save+in+Chicago.JPG
San Diego's relievers hold Cubs bats at bay to avoid sweep]]>
<![CDATA[June 20: Steve Fisher Day, in Honor of Legendary Coach]]> Wed, 21 Jun 2017 13:00:35 -0700 http://media.nbcsandiego.com/images/213*120/SteveFisherMarch2017GettyImages-651992422.jpg
A special day has been chosen to honor Steve Fisher, the legendary Aztecs coach celebrated for his salvation of basketball in San Diego County.

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<![CDATA[No Retaliation on Rizzo; Padres Silenced By Cubs]]> Tue, 20 Jun 2017 21:20:39 -0700 http://media.nbcsandiego.com/images/213*120/RizzoNoRetaliation.jpg
San Diego suffers a disappointing 4-0 defeat after a highly anticipated rematch with Anthony Rizzo and the Cubs.

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<![CDATA[Longtime La Mesa Golf Course Closing Thursday ]]> Thu, 22 Jun 2017 09:49:29 -0700 http://media.nbcsandiego.com/images/174*120/golfing8962.PNG
On June 22nd the Sun Valley Golf Course in La Mesa will close all golf operations permanently.]]>
<![CDATA["Breaking with Bones" Mickelson & Longtime Caddy 'Bones' MacKay Part Ways]]> Tue, 20 Jun 2017 16:25:52 -0700 http://media.nbcsandiego.com/images/213*120/GettyImages-678707282-mickelson.jpg
Hall of Fame golfer Phil Mickelson and his caddy Jim 'Bones' MacKay have parted ways after working together since 1992. Mickelson called it a mutual parting, together the pair won 41 PGA tournaments.

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<![CDATA[Coronado’s Smock One Step Closer To PGA Championship]]> Mon, 19 Jun 2017 20:04:44 -0700 http://media.nbcsandiego.com/images/213*120/BrianSmockWEB.jpg
Local golf pro Brian Smock is in prime position to qualify for golf's fourth major later this year.

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<![CDATA[Cubs Muscle A Win Away From Padres]]> Tue, 20 Jun 2017 16:48:44 -0700 http://media.nbcsandiego.com/images/213*120/RizzoHedgesWEB.jpg
Padres catcher injured in controversial collision at home plate

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<![CDATA[San Diego Native Has Big NFL Goals]]> Mon, 19 Jun 2017 14:49:55 -0700 http://media.nbcsandiego.com/images/186*120/Cory+Littleton.JPG
Mount Miguel H.S. alum Cory Littleton expects to become a star with the Rams]]>
<![CDATA[Maton Proving MLB Draft Can Yield Hidden Gems]]> Mon, 19 Jun 2017 12:07:39 -0700 http://media.nbcsandiego.com/images/190*120/Phil+Maton+Padres+Dugout.JPG
Padres reliever went from the middle rounds to the back end of the bullpen]]>
<![CDATA[Homers Hurt Padres in Series Loss]]> Sun, 18 Jun 2017 16:34:41 -0700 http://media.nbcsandiego.com/images/183*120/Cordoba+Watches+HR+in+Milwaukee.JPG
Brewers hit a pair of dingers while Friars settle for singles]]>
<![CDATA[Solarte Leads Padres to Victory]]> Sat, 17 Jun 2017 21:36:06 -0700 http://media.nbcsandiego.com/images/182*120/Solarte+HR+in+Milwaukee.JPG
Padres infielder hits a pair of home runs in HR derby in Milwaukee]]>
<![CDATA[Brewery Raises Glass to Gwynn With '5.5K' Run]]> Sat, 17 Jun 2017 20:56:35 -0700 http://media.nbcsandiego.com/images/213*120/padre-bat-AP95090201086.jpg
Hundreds of runners participated in the 3rd annual Tony Gwynn 5.5K Run/Walk Saturday. The event raised money for the Tony & Alicia Gwynn Foundation.

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<![CDATA[Lovemark Among Local Trio In Contention At U.S. Open]]> Fri, 16 Jun 2017 20:58:43 -0700 http://media.nbcsandiego.com/images/214*120/LovemarkUSOpenForWEB.jpg
A Torrey Pines graduate, an Aztec and a Poway golfer are all within striking distance after two rounds.

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<![CDATA[Padres Show Muscle at the Plate but fall to Brewers]]> Fri, 16 Jun 2017 21:05:14 -0700 http://media.nbcsandiego.com/images/180*120/GettyImages-696732346.jpg
Wil Myers, Hunter Renfroe and Yangervis Solarte all homered in Friday night’s series opener against the Milwaukee Brewers. Their power at the plate took them into extra innings but the Brewers...

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<![CDATA[Five Times Athletes Have Challenged Animals]]> Sat, 17 Jun 2017 03:36:07 -0700 http://media.nbcsandiego.com/images/213*120/DIT_SPO_5_TIMES_ATHLETES_VS_ANIMALS_061617-149765207316100001.jpg
With the announcement that Michael Phelps will race a shark for Discovery Channel's "Shark Week," we take a look back at five times athletes competed against animals.]]>
<![CDATA[McDonald's, Olympics Ending Partnership After 40 Years]]> Sat, 17 Jun 2017 03:38:24 -0700 http://media.nbcsandiego.com/images/213*120/Untitled203.jpg
After 40 years, the relationship between McDonald’s and the International Olympic Committee has come to an end.McDonald’s, which began sponsoring the United States Olympic Committee in 1976 and been a...

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<![CDATA[Olympians Reveal the Most ‘Dad’ Thing Their Dads Do]]> Fri, 16 Jun 2017 11:39:52 -0700 http://media.nbcsandiego.com/images/213*120/celskijr.jpg
Winter Olympians talk about the most embarrassing “Dad” things their dads do.]]>
<![CDATA[Olympians Tell Their Favorite ‘Dad Jokes’]]> Fri, 16 Jun 2017 10:56:59 -0700 http://media.nbcsandiego.com/images/213*120/DIT_SPO_OLYMPIC_DAD_JOKES_061617-149763326114600001.jpg
In honor of Father’s Day, we asked Team USA Olympic athletes to share some of their favorite and cheesiest “Dad Jokes.”]]>
<![CDATA[Murrieta’s Fowler & SDSU’s Schauffele Lead U.S. Open]]> Thu, 15 Jun 2017 20:03:02 -0700 http://media.nbcsandiego.com/images/213*120/XanderSchauffeleWEB.jpg
Even without Phil Mickelson competing, local golfers had their fingerprints all over the first round Thursday.

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<![CDATA[Chargers Hold Final San Diego Practice]]> Thu, 15 Jun 2017 14:54:00 -0700 http://media.nbcsandiego.com/images/213*120/Rivers_After_Final_San_Diego_Practice_1200x675_968467011720.jpg
Mini-camp is the last time the team works out in our town]]>
<![CDATA[Dems Win Ballgame of Unity, Give Trophy to Scalise]]> Thu, 15 Jun 2017 19:13:32 -0700 http://media.nbcsandiego.com/images/213*120/Congressional+Baseball+Game.jpg
In a show of support, both the Democratic and Republican teams in the Congressional Baseball Game for Charity will wear Rep. Scalise's favorite team's colors.

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<![CDATA[Will the NHL Expansion Draft Nab One of Your Favorite Players?]]> Thu, 15 Jun 2017 10:36:45 -0700 http://media.nbcsandiego.com/images/213*120/goldenknights.jpg
The NHL is expanding next season as it adds a new team, the Las Vegas Golden Knights. To fill out their roster, the league is holding an expansion draft that entitles the Golden Knights to select one player from...]]>