Locos headed to championship series

Locos headed to championship series

NEWARK — Even a flat tire couldn’t slow down the Lima Locos.The Locos had a rough trip down to Newark when their bus suffered a flat tire ...

July 31st, 2015 |  


Pirates’ bullpen holds off Reds 5-4

Pirates’ bullpen holds off Reds 5-4

CINCINNATI — Andrew McCutchen hit another homer at Great American Ball Park, and Pittsburgh’s rebuilt bullpen was shaky but delivered on F...

July 31st, 2015 |  


Long aiming to finish on high note

Long aiming to finish on high note

LIMA — Justin Long got off to a fast start to the 2015 Limaland season.The 2007 rookie of the year at Limaland Motorsports Park won the first tw...

July 31st, 2015 |  



Harbaugh striving to restore Michigan football

Harbaugh striving to restore Michigan football

CHICAGO – Jim Harbaugh is excited. As excited as he has ever been about a football season, he says.But that’s nothing new for MichiganR...

July 31st, 2015 updated: September 1st, 2015. |  


Mets deal for Cespedes from Detroit

Mets deal for Cespedes from Detroit

NEW YORK — The Mets have acquired slugging outfielder Yoenis Cespedes from Detroit Friday in their strongest attempt yet to boost a punchless li...

July 31st, 2015 |  


Leake to SF

Leake to SF

CINCINNATI — After whiffing on Cole Hamels, the San Francisco Giants got starter Mike Leake from the Cincinnati Reds for a pair of prospects lat...

July 31st, 2015 |  


OSU offense in good hands with Warinner, Meyer says

OSU offense in good hands with Warinner, Meyer says

CHICAGO – One of the big questions about Ohio State football this season is if the departure of offensive coordinator Tom Herman, who was hired ...

July 31st, 2015 updated: September 1st, 2015. |  


Football practices begin with new hitting rules

Football practices begin with new hitting rules

Mike Fell remembers how it used to be. He also knows why it’s not that way anymore.Preseason football used to be all about getting tough, and th...

July 31st, 2015 |  


Wilson signs 4-year contract extension with Seahawks

RENTON, Wash. — Russell Wilson is sticking around with the Seattle Seahawks.Wilson signed a four-year contract extension with the Seahawks on Fr...

July 31st, 2015 |  


Phillips has two HRs, 7 RBI in thumping of Pirates

Phillips has two HRs, 7 RBI in thumping of Pirates

CINCINNATI — Brandon Phillips hit a pair of three-run homers and drove in a career-high seven runs on Thursday night, powering the Reds to a 15-...

July 30th, 2015 |