June 28, 2016 RSS feed / Sports

Lisbon All-Stars crowned

Lisbon U12 All-Stars take out Ararat, 6-2 to win District 4 title

BATH After giving up the lead in Monday’s U12 District 4 baseball All-Star Championship game, the Ararat Allstars were in a prime position to even the score back up. More...

Trenton brings down Thunder on Dogs, 3-0

TRENTON, N.J. The Trenton Thunder (48- 29) scored two unearned runs in the first and grabbed the Eastern League opener from the Portland Sea Dogs (27-48), 3-0 in a five-inning rain-shortened contest on Monday night at Arm & Hammer Park. More...

BRUNSWICK U11S WIN THRILLER!

THE BRUNSWICK ALL-STARS pulled off a dramatic victory over the Ararat All-Stars in the U11 Cal Ripken District Tournament Championship game on Thursday night. More...

Tennis teacher ranked 772nd wins at Wimbledon

LONDON Marcus Willis originally was scheduled to spend Monday teaching tennis to a group of 5-to-10-year-old kids, among others, at Warwick Boat Club in central England. More...

Pat Summitt passes away

Former University of Tennessee college basketball coach Pat Summitt has died, according to a statement from the Pat Summitt Foundation. She was 64. More...

Bryant goes deep three times as Cubs roll

CINCINNATI Kris Bryant became the first major leaguer to hit three homers and two doubles in a game, and Jake Arrieta added a solo shot in the ballpark where he threw a no-hitter in April, leading the Chicago Cubs to an 11-8 victory over the Cincinn More...

Red Sox drop another series

ARLINGTON, Texas Clay Buchholz allowed the first six Texas batters to reach in his second start since a brief demotion to the bullpen, and walked a seasonhigh five. More...

Plenty of bodies for Celtics

BOSTON The Boston Celtics had an extra-long table lined up for their post-draft news conference Friday, a day after they picked six players. More...

Tony Stewart snaps 84-race drought

SONOMA, Calif. For at least one weekend, Smoke was back. More...

Rays unload on slumping Sox

ST. PETERSBURG, Fla. Tampa Bay’s longest losing streak in seven years is over, thanks to a breakout offensive performance led by Nick Franklin. More...

Lindros’ wait over as he headlines Hockey Hall of Fame class

Eric Lindros knew exactly what day and time the Hockey Hall of Fame would call. He was just hoping his phone would ring this time after six years of silence. Rogie Vachon had given up hoping after 30- plus years of eligibility. More...

Stamkos the big catch in NHL free agency

BUFFALO, N.Y. As team executives began gathering on the arena floor an hour before the start of the NHL draft’s second round Saturday morning, a video highlighting former No. 1 selections began playing on the big-screen video boards. More...

Iceland stuns England, 2-1

NICE, France After voting to leave the European Union last week, the English left the soccer European Championship in similarly surprising fashion on Monday in what will go down as their most embarrassing loss in a generation. More...

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Arizona captures CWS opener, 3-0

OMAHA, Neb. JC Cloney just keeps rolling along at the College World Series, pushing Arizona to the doorstep of its second national championship in five years. More...

Youth All-Star baseball action

ON SATURDAY, area youth baseball All-star teams met in semifinal action in Bath. More...

U.S. claims fourth at Copa America

GLENDALE, Ariz. Not quite a victory for the United States. Just a good enough effort to leave the team feeling better about itself. Carlos Bacca beat goalkeeper Tim Howard by sliding to poke in a headed cross in the 31st minute, and the U.S. More...

Hurley earns first PGA tour victory

BETHESDA, Md. Billy Hurley III held the club in his left hand and fist pumped with his right. Not far from his Annapolis home and the Naval Academy he graduated from, he became a champion. More...

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Indians sweep Tigers for third time; Cubs fall to Miami, 6-1

DETROIT (AP) — Lonnie Chisenhall had four hits, including one of Cleveland’s four home runs off Justin Verlander in the fifth inning, and the streaking Indians won their ninth straight game Sunday by beating Detroit 9-3 to remain unbeaten More...