Abby Wambach

Giants manager Bruce Bochy, left, will be joined at the All-Star Game by pitcher Madison Bumgarner, center, and catcher Buster Posey, right, along with Joe Panik and Brandon Crawford.

Fan vote puts fun in ol’ ballgame

Some people believe baseball fans should have no say in the All-Star…

 

United States' Abby Wambach holds up the U.S. flag as she celebrates after the U.S. beat Japan 5-2 in the FIFA Women's World Cup soccer championship. (AP Photo/Elaine Thompson)

Abby Wambach’s World Cup finale comes with coveted trophy

VANCOUVER, British Columbia — Abby Wambach lifted American coach Jill Ellis after…

 

United States' Carli Lloyd has been a bright spot on a women's national team that hopes to follow in the footsteps of its 1999 counterpart. (Adrian Wyld/The Canadian Press via AP)

Time to party like it’s 1999

We’ll watch the game in earnest, maybe a record 18 million of…

 

United States' Lauren Holiday (12) and Colombia's Orianica Velasquez (9) chase the ball during first half FIFA Women's World Cup round of 16 soccer action in Edmonton, Alberta, Canada, Monday, June 22, 2015.  The Canadian Press via AP/Jason Franson

Rapinoe, Holiday out for US in World Cup quarterfinals

EDMONTON, Alberta — The United States has made it through to the…

United States' Lauren Holiday (12) and Colombia's Orianica Velasquez (9) chase the ball during first half FIFA Women's World Cup round of 16 soccer action in Edmonton, Alberta, Canada, Monday, June 22, 2015.  The Canadian Press via AP/Jason Franson
Manu Fernandez/APLionel Messi celebrates with Angel di Maria after di Maria scored Argentina’s goal in a 1-0 victory against Switzerland.

Wambach scores four to break Hamm's world record

HARRISON, N.J. — Move over Mia Hamm. Abby Wambach is now the…

Manu Fernandez/APLionel Messi celebrates with Angel di Maria after di Maria scored Argentina’s goal in a 1-0 victory against Switzerland.