BlueSox fall to 0-5 during trip
KOKOMO, Ind. — Chandler Coates worked six innings and shut out the Butler BlueSox on four hits Friday night, continuing a nightmarish road trip for the visitors.
6/23/2018 Prospect League 0 comments
CT’s Vandervort tosses shutout
Trent Vandervort tossed a shutout as Center Township defeated Karns City, 3-0, recently in Butler County Area Baseball League action.
6/23/2018 Amateur Baseball 0 comments
Pitching rule needs tweaked
The pitch-count rule invoked by the PIAA this year is certainly understandable.
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Sarver’s Norris claims WoO feature
Local driver makes Lernerville history
BUFFALO TWP — Michael Norris has grown accustomed to winning.
6/23/2018 Amateur Auto Racing 0 comments
Options On The Rise
Butler's Morton up to 19 D-1 scholarship bids
BUTLER TWP — This will not be a typical summer for Butler High School basketball player Ethan Morton.
6/23/2018 High School Basketball 0 comments
‘10-second rule’ costs Johnson share of lead
CROMWELL, Conn. — Brian Harman shot a 4-under 66 on Friday to move to 10-under par and watched that hold up for the second-round lead in the Travelers Championship, thanks in part to a 10-second rule.
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Capitals trade Orpik, Grubauer
DALLAS — The Stanley Cup champion Washington Capitals have traded veteran defenseman Brooks Orpik and backup goaltender Philipp Grubauer to the Colorado Avalanche for the 47th pick in the NHL draft.
6/23/2018 Professional Hockey 0 comments
Kelly released after surgery
Hall of Fame QB set for dentures
BUFFALO, N.Y. — Buffalo Bills Hall of Fame quarterback and East Brady graduate Jim Kelly has been released from a New York City hospital a day after having surgery to prepare for permanent dentures to be inserted into his reconstructed upper jaw.
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Oregon State remains alive in CWS tourney
OMAHA, Neb. — Oregon State used a five-run second inning to build a big lead, Brandon Eisert pitched a season-long 5 1/3 innings of one-hit shutout relief, and the Beavers beat Mississippi State 12-2 in the College World Series on Friday to set up a bracket final rematch.
6/23/2018 College Baseball 0 comments
Sabres snare Sweden’s Dahlin with 1st NHL pick
DALLAS — Swedish defenseman Rasmus Dahlin went first overall to the Buffalo Sabres and Russian winger Andrei Svechnikov second to the Carolina Hurricanes in the two most predictable developments of an NHL draft that also featured some curveballs.
6/23/2018 Professional Hockey 0 comments
Swiss grab 2-1 victory
KALININGRAD, Russia — Albania’s national flag was at the center of Switzerland’s 2-1 victory over Serbia on Friday at the World Cup.
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D’Backs sneak away with 2-1 win in pitching duel
PITTSBURGH — Ketel Marte’s two-out single in the 13th inning led the Arizona Diamondbacks to a 2-1 victory over the Pittsburgh Pirates on Friday night.
6/23/2018 Professional Baseball 0 comments
Center Twp. Storm 7, Bradmar Pines #2 5 — CT: Shane McIntire WP 7k, Alex Sleigher 2-1B, Alec Zitalone 2-1B; BP: Miguel Torrenegra 7k, Raymond Halloway 1B RBI, Eli Colton 1B
6/23/2018 Youth Sports 0 comments
Hepler's success no fish story
Lost baseball season becomes fishing bonanza
WEST SUNBURY — Unable to succeed on land, Josh Hepler turned to sea.
6/23/2018 Other Amateur Sports 0 comments
Walleyes tricky test for anglers
Various gamefish species have their unique qualities that draw anglers to them.
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Kuhl gets crushed
Bucs' pitcher bombed in 9-3 loss to D'backs
PITTSBURGH — Ketel Marte and Alex Avila each hit two-run homers and the Arizona Diamondbacks scored eight runs in the first three innings to power their way to a 9-3 victory over the Pittsburgh Pirates on Thursday night.
6/22/2018 Professional Baseball 0 comments
Montreal has key to NHL drama
Canadiens have options with No. 3 selection
DALLAS — The Montreal Canadiens could make the first real move in the NHL draft with the third overall pick.
6/22/2018 Professional Hockey 0 comments
Suns select Ayton No. 1
PHOENIX — For most of their half-century in existence, the Phoenix Suns have coveted a big-time center.
6/22/2018 Professional Basketball 0 comments
Boxing family important to trainer Yankello
Cranberry Twp. resident has been in sport for 27 years
CRANBERRY TWP — When Tom Yankello talks about family, he speaks of “boxing-oriented people.”
6/22/2018 Other Professional Sports 0 comments
Messi’s career close to end
Croatia routs Argentina, 3-0
NIZHNY NOVGOROD, Russia — Lionel Messi’s frustrating international career may be coming to an early and anti-climactic finish after Argentina’s worst loss in World Cup group play in 60 years.