Athlete contracts

Seattle Seahawks strong safety Kam Chancellor catches the ball during an NFL football training camp, Monday, July 31, 2017, in Renton, Wash. (AP Photo/Ted S. Warren)
August 01, 2017 - 1:51 pm
RENTON, Wash. (AP) — Kam Chancellor was optimistic he would have a new contract before the start of the regular season. A day after saying as much, the Seattle Seahawks' starting strong safety signed a three-year extension that will keep him with the only club he's ever played for through the 2020...
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Seattle Seahawks strong safety Kam Chancellor catches the ball during an NFL football training camp, Monday, July 31, 2017, in Renton, Wash. (AP Photo/Ted S. Warren)
August 01, 2017 - 12:59 pm
RENTON, Wash. (AP) — A person with knowledge of the deal says safety Kam Chancellor and the Seattle Seahawks have agreed to a three-year contract extension worth up to $36 million with $25 million guaranteed. The Seahawks have locked up one of their core players through the 2020 season and taken...
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August 01, 2017 - 8:51 am
MLB-SCHEDULE Fister finally wins, but Yanks stay ahead of Bosox UNDATED (AP) — There's no change atop the American League East standings, where the New York Yankees continue to own a half-game lead over the Boston Red Sox. The Yankees picked up their seventh win in eight games by cruising to a 7-3...
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August 01, 2017 - 3:46 am
MLB-SCHEDULE Fister finally wins, but Yanks stay ahead of Bosox UNDATED (AP) — There's no change atop the American League East standings, where the New York Yankees continue to own a half-game lead over the Boston Red Sox. The Yankees picked up their seventh win in eight games by cruising to a 7-3...
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July 31, 2017 - 10:36 pm
MLB-SCHEDULE Fister finally wins, but Yanks stay ahead of Bosox UNDATED (AP) — Doug Fister picked up his first win since last Aug. 22 to help the Boston Red Sox take the opener of their series with the Cleveland Indians. Fister was 0-5 with a 7.46 ERA this season before pitching the Red Sox to a 6-...
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July 31, 2017 - 8:34 pm
MLB-TRADE DEADLINE Gray in pinstripes, Darvish a Dodger UNDATED (AP) — The New York Yankees and Los Angeles Dodgers have bolstered their starting rotations as they attempt to secure division titles. Sonny Gray went from Oakland to the Yankees before the non-waiver trade deadline, while Yu Darvish...
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FILE - In this July 14, 2017, file photo, Oakland Athletics pitcher Sonny Gray works against the Cleveland Indians during the first inning of a baseball game, in Oakland, Calif. As the hours tick down to baseball's trade deadline, three standout pitchers remain at the center of attention. Sonny Gray, Justin Verlander and Yu Darvish each have the potential to help a contending team down the stretch, and if any of them are traded Monday, July 31, 2017, it would certainly spice up what has been a fairly pedestrian stretch of deals so far. (AP Photo/Ben Margot, File)
July 31, 2017 - 4:04 pm
The Latest on the MLB non-waiver trade deadline (all times EDT): 3:57 p.m. Only minutes before the non-waiver trade deadline, Yu Darvish has tweeted a picture of himself standing at his locker in the Rangers clubhouse wearing a Texas cap. There has been a lot of speculation that the Rangers might...
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FILE - In this July 14, 2017, file photo, Oakland Athletics pitcher Sonny Gray works against the Cleveland Indians during the first inning of a baseball game, in Oakland, Calif. As the hours tick down to baseball's trade deadline, three standout pitchers remain at the center of attention. Sonny Gray, Justin Verlander and Yu Darvish each have the potential to help a contending team down the stretch, and if any of them are traded Monday, July 31, 2017, it would certainly spice up what has been a fairly pedestrian stretch of deals so far. (AP Photo/Ben Margot, File)
July 31, 2017 - 3:25 pm
The Latest on the MLB non-waiver trade deadline (all times EDT): ___ 3:25 p.m. Pitcher Sonny Gray has been traded to the Yankees from the Oakland Athletics for three prospects, boosting New York's starting rotation for an unexpected playoff run. Oakland gets right-hander James Kaprielian, a former...
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July 31, 2017 - 8:34 am
MLB SCHEDULE-ORIOLES-RANGERS-BELTRE Beltre gets 3,000th hit in Rangers' 10-6 loss to Orioles ARLINGTON, Texas (AP) — Adrian Beltre (BEHL'-tray) says it was a feeling like none other he has experienced on a baseball field when he saw his three children coming toward him after he reached his 3,000th...
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July 31, 2017 - 7:59 am
MOSCOW (AP) — Longtime Montreal Canadiens defenseman Andrei Markov has signed with Russian club Ak Bars Kazan. Ak Bars says the 38-year-old Markov has signed a two-year contract to play in the Kontinental Hockey League, a week after Montreal said it would not keep the defenseman for a 17th NHL...
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