Tag: Caribbean

Braves rookie CF Pache banking on postseason in bid to start

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For a 22-year-old rookie who has had only four regular-season at-bats, Cristian Pache has good reason to look comfortable with Atlanta Braves starters in...

Tommy Gainey shoots 65, leads PGA Tour’s Puerto Rico Open

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RIO GRANDE, Puerto Rico — Tommy Gainey birdied five of the last seven holes at breezy Grand Reserve for a 7-under 65 and the...

Haiti’s president: despite coup attempts he backs democracy

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UNITED NATIONS — Haiti’s president blamed powerful oligarchs on Monday for seven attempts in his four-year term to overthrow Haiti’s democratic system, most recently...

PGA Tour gets early Florida start, Sorenstam back on LPGA

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INTERNATIONAL FEDERATION OF PGA TOURS WORLD GOLF CHAMPIONSHIPS-WORKDAY CHAMPIONSHIP ...

Efrain Álvarez on US, Mexico rosters for Olympic qualifying

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MIAMI — Los Angeles Galaxy midfielder Efrain Álvarez is on the 48-man preliminary roster for both the United States and Mexico for the Olympic...

USA Basketball ends AmeriCup prelims 6-0, tops Mexico 96-75

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SAN JUAN, Puerto Rico — This team that USA Basketball assembled for its final two FIBA AmeriCup qualifying games knew it would be together...

French Caribbean fights to keep pesticide case alive

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SAN JUAN, Puerto Rico — Agricultural workers who have long sought compensation for contamination from a pesticide banned in France but used in the...

International court finds Jamaica violated rights of gays

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SAN JUAN, Puerto Rico — An international tribunal has found that Jamaica’s government violated the rights of a gay man and a lesbian, according...

USA Basketball called Isaiah Thomas, who hopes NBA does next

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There was a day last spring when Isaiah Thomas noticed he could lift his leg without any pain. That hadn’t happened in years. ...

Columbus-Real Esteli, Portland-Marathon in CONCACAF Champs

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MIAMI — Major League Soccer champion Columbus was drawn Wednesday to play Nicaragua's Real Esteli in the first round of the CONCACAF Champions League. ...