LEADING OFF: Giants need hand in bullpen, Felix in the Bronx

LEADING OFF: Giants need hand in bullpen, Felix in the Bronx

A look at what’s happening around the majors today:NEED A HANDThe Giants are looking for answers at the back of the bullpen after closer Hunter ...

June 20th, 2018 |  


Preseason Heisman Trophy watch 2018

The college football season starts in September, but it’s never too early to preview the Heisman Trophy race. Here’s a look at some names ...

June 20th, 2018 |  


Column: More than bad weather to blame for attendance drop

Major League Baseball experienced an expected and understandable hit at the box office in 1995 following the players’ strike and cancellation of...

June 20th, 2018 |  



Guessing game: Cavs enter NBA draft unsure of LeBron’s plans

Guessing game: Cavs enter NBA draft unsure of LeBron’s plans

CLEVELAND (AP) — LeBron James won’t be picking any players during Thursday’s NBA draft.At least not directly.With the trajectory of ...

June 20th, 2018 |  


The all-time NBA draft – the best pick from every slot

The all-time NBA draft – the best pick from every slot

There’s a definitive answer every year to the question of who is No. 1 in the NBA draft.But who is the No. 1 pick of all No. 1 draft picks ever?...

June 20th, 2018 |  


31 wins scorecard playoff for first in Elks Senior Scramble

31 wins scorecard playoff for first in Elks Senior Scramble

The team of Bill Ross, Clarence Cross, Dick Mitchener and Gerry Marcum had a 31 and won the scorecard playoff to take first place Tuesday in the Senio...

June 19th, 2018 |  


Column: US Open being remembered for the wrong reasons

Column: US Open being remembered for the wrong reasons

SOUTHAMPTON, N.Y. (AP) — If the aim of the U.S. Open is to identify the best player, then the last three got it right. The problem is a tendency...

June 19th, 2018 |  


Golf Notes: Strange’s advice for Koepka: Study up on Willie Anderson

Golf Notes: Strange’s advice for Koepka: Study up on Willie Anderson

SOUTHAMPTON, N.Y. (AP) — Curtis Strange has some advice for Brooks Koepka ahead of next year’s U.S. Open: Study up on Willie Anderson. Koe...

June 19th, 2018 |  


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 |