The Fastball Paradox: With velocity up, fastballs on decline

The Fastball Paradox: With velocity up, fastballs on decline

NEW YORK (AP) — Over five seasons as ace of the Pittsburgh Pirates, Gerrit Cole threw one of the game’s hardest, heaviest fastballs, and h...

June 19th, 2018 |  


LEADING OFF: Verlander backs rolling Astros, mending Dodgers

LEADING OFF: Verlander backs rolling Astros, mending Dodgers

A look at what’s happening around the majors today:VERLANDER DAYHouston tries for its 13th straight win with AL ERA leader Justin Verlander on t...

June 19th, 2018 |  


Salary-cap increase makes for ‘more fun’ NHL offseason

Salary-cap increase makes for ‘more fun’ NHL offseason

Thanks, Vegas.That’s what NHL general managers are saying this offseason after the success of the expansion Golden Knights contributed to what&#...

June 19th, 2018 |  



Tick, Tock: Time running out for Messi to deliver World Cup

Tick, Tock: Time running out for Messi to deliver World Cup

NIZHNY NOVGOROD, Russia (AP) — Time is running out for Lionel Messi to bring Argentina a World Cup, which would give him the one thing that̵...

June 19th, 2018 |  


The Latest: Geiger is 2nd American to ref at 2 World Cups

The Latest: Geiger is 2nd American to ref at 2 World Cups

MOSCOW (AP) — The Latest on Tuesday at the World Cup (all times local):1:20 p.m.American Mark Geiger has been selected to referee Wednesday̵...

June 19th, 2018 |  


County trio in 2018 Ohio Valley Hoops Classic

County trio in 2018 Ohio Valley Hoops Classic

With a trio of Clinton County teams on the docket, the schedule for the 2018 Ohio Valley Hoops Classic basketball event has been released. The games w...

June 18th, 2018 |  


Team USA coach at East Clinton volleyball camp

Team USA coach at East Clinton volleyball camp

The East Clinton High School volleyball camp was held last week with coach Steve Pike from Rochester, N.Y. Pike is the coach of The College at Brockpo...

June 18th, 2018 |  


Belgium wakes up in 2nd half, rolls past Panama 3-0

Belgium wakes up in 2nd half, rolls past Panama 3-0

SOCHI, Russia (AP) — Dries Mertens’ perfectly struck volley finally opened up Panama and allowed Romelu Lukaku to take full advantage. Luk...

June 18th, 2018 |  


Russia, Egypt match at World Cup could test close ties

Russia, Egypt match at World Cup could test close ties

ST. PETERSBURG, Russia (AP) — Not since the Cold War days of the 1950s and 1960s has Egypt been as close to Russia as it is now. But could the o...

June 18th, 2018 |  


‘Iranian Messi’ feels at home at World Cup before Spain game

‘Iranian Messi’ feels at home at World Cup before Spain game

KAZAN, Russia (AP) — It was on a cold night of November two years ago that Iran center forward Sardar Azmoun displayed his class to the world.Pl...

June 18th, 2018 |