Cal, Olympic star Ryan Murphy eager to build on Rio success

BERKELEY, Calif. (AP) — On any given day in the California pool, three-time Rio de Janeiro Olympic gold medalist Ryan Murphy might be going at it against U.S. teammate Tom Shields in start drills off the blocks and a short sprint to the other side.

  • Written by JANIE McCAULEY , AP Sports Writer

Pirates' Kang gets suspended 2-year jail term for crash

SEOUL, South Korea (AP) — Pittsburgh Pirates infielder Jung Ho Kang received a suspended two-year prison sentence for fleeing the scene after crashing a car into a guardrail while driving under the influence of alcohol.

  • Written by KIM TONG-HYUNG , Associated Press