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Another major accomplishment for Koepka

Another major accomplishment for Koepka

ST. LOUIS (AP) — Brooks Koepka is impossible to overlook now, winning the PGA Championship on Sunday with machine-like precision to go with his back-to-back U.S. Open titles. And it still felt — and sounded — like he was playing second billing to...

Another day, another scare from the Indians’ bullpen

Another day, another scare from the Indians’ bullpen

CHICAGO (AP) — Carlos Carrasco and Cleveland’s deep lineup combined for a successful Sunday in Chicago. The bullpen almost gave it away. Carrasco struck out nine in seven innings, and the Indians held off the White Sox for a 9-7 win. AL Central-leading...

Harvick gets seventh win of season

Harvick gets seventh win of season

BROOKLYN, Mich. (AP) — Kevin Harvick capped off his father-son weekend by dominating a race and putting 6-year-old son Keelan in the passenger seat to hold the flapping, checkered flag out of the window. “That was definitely way up there on the bucket...

Diamondbacks use five home runs to avoid sweep by Reds

Diamondbacks use five home runs to avoid sweep by Reds

CINCINNATI (AP) — Paul Goldschmidt and the Arizona Diamondbacks powered their way to a sorely needed win. Goldschmidt hit two of Arizona’s five homers, and the Diamondbacks avoided a sweep by pounding the Cincinnati Reds 9-2 on Sunday. Daniel Descalso,...

Attorney for parents of Maryland player wants Durkin fired

Attorney for parents of Maryland player wants Durkin fired

BALTIMORE (AP) — The attorney for the family of the University of Maryland offensive lineman who died after a strenuous offseason workout is calling for Terrapins football coach DJ Durkin to be fired, citing the abusive culture of the program and the...

Browns not changing QB plan

Browns not changing QB plan

BEREA (AP) — He’s still Baker the backup. Despite rookie Baker Mayfield’s stellar performance in his NFL preseason debut, the Cleveland Browns are not moving the No. 1 overall pick into the starting lineup ahead of Tyrod Taylor. “National...

Bengals still not sure about two offensive line positions

Bengals still not sure about two offensive line positions

CINCINNATI — If Cincinnati Bengals offensive line coach Frank Pollack saw anything in the first preseason game that will alter the starting lineup moving forward, he isn’t saying. Then again, he doesn’t have to. The starting unit Thursday’s...

Limaland Motorsports Park closes out season

Limaland Motorsports Park closes out season

LIMA — Limaland Motorsports Park closed its season Friday night with six races contested on Lock 16 & K&L Ready Mix Night. Dylan Woodling won the 10-lap K&N Filters UMP Modified King of the Quarter Mile with Shane O’Connor finishing second and...

Roundup: Shawnee wins girls tennis invitational

Roundup: Shawnee wins girls tennis invitational

WAPAKONETA — Shawnee won all three doubles championship Saturday on its way to winning the five team Wapakoneta Girls Tennis Invitational. Katie Clark and Sanjana Rajasekaran won A Doubles, Alotus Wei and Lade Onamusi were B Doubles champs and Ella Atkinson and...

Koepka takes 2-shot PGA Championship lead

Koepka takes 2-shot PGA Championship lead

ST. LOUIS — Brooks Koepka sometimes gets ignored on television in the list of notable scores. In the gym, he gets overlooked by Dustin Johnson. Tiger Woods There is no mistaking him in a major. Koepka bullied rain-softened Bellerive on Saturday in the PGA...

UNC: Ohio State football transfer Williams can play immediately

CHAPEL HILL, N.C. — Ohio State transfer Antonio Williams can play this fall for North Carolina. UNC said Friday that Williams is immediately eligible with two seasons of eligibility. Transfers typically sit a year at their new school per NCAA rules, but coach...

Meyer likes Ohio State quarterbacks’ skills

CHICAGO — Urban Meyer had good things to say about all of Ohio State’s quarterbacks at the Big Ten football media days on Tuesday, even the ones who aren’t with the Buckeyes anymore. He called Dwayne Haskins, the apparent starter going into the...

Meyer explains decision to fire Ohio State assistant Smith

CHICAGO — Urban Meyer said on Tuesday at the Big Ten football media days that firing receivers coach Zach Smith on Monday following reports of domestic violence was a decision made for “the best interests of the team” and that other people besides...

Some questions for Ohio State, rest of Big Ten

The Big Ten can do in two days what it takes the SEC four days to do. At least when it comes to preseason football media days. The Southeastern Conference stretches its media days over four days. The Big Ten wraps things up in only two days. All 14 Big Ten coaches and...