Moss, Reddick Hit Home Runs In A’s Win Over Reds

PHOENIX (AP) — Brandon Moss hit a three-run homer and Josh Reddick had a solo home run to help power the Oakland Athletics to an 8-4 victory over the Cincinnati Reds on Tuesday. Derek Norris went 3-for-4 with two RBIs and two runs scored for Oakland. Starter Tommy Milone...

Ohio Man Pleads Guilty In $1.8M Investment Fraud

CLEVELAND (AP) — A northeast Ohio man accused of defrauding people out of $1.8 million in an investment scheme has pleaded guilty on 14 counts in federal court. Prosecutors say 34-year-old Anthony Davian of Copley pleaded guilty Tuesday to one count of securities fraud, two...

Indians Eyeing Longer Playoff Run In ’14

CLEVELAND (AP) — Jason Kipnis didn’t want it to end. He had plenty of company. After the final out ended the club’s magical, turnaround season so jarringly last October, Kipnis, who made his first All-Star team in 2013 and a few of his teammates lingered in the dugout...

SW Ohio Grand Jury To Hear Fatal Dog Mauling Case

DAYTON, Ohio (AP) — A southwest Ohio prosecutor says a grand jury will consider whether anyone should be charged in the fatal mauling of a woman by two of her neighbor’s dogs. The Montgomery County prosecutor says the decision to present the case was made Tuesday after...

Ross Pitches 7 Strong Innings, Rangers Top Indians

GOODYEAR, Ariz. (AP) — Robbie Ross gave a strong audition in his bid to join the Texas rotation, pitching seven shutout innings that led the Rangers over the Cleveland Indians 5-0 Tuesday. Ross allowed just four hits, striking out eight and walking three. Michael Choice hit his...

Rangers 5, Indians 0

DP_Texas 1, Cleveland 3. LOB_Texas 4, Cleveland 7. 2B_Choo (3), Choice (5), Swisher (2), El.Johnson (4). HR_Choice (4). WP_Allen. Umpires_Home, Alberto Ruiz; First, Alan Porter; Second, D.J. Reyburn; Third, Stu Scheurwater. T_2:30. A_3,819 (10,311).

Findlay income tax credit? Nope

Findlay residents who work outside the city won’t be receiving a municipal income tax credit anytime soon. On Tuesday, City Council informally discussed the tax credit idea at 1st Ward Councilwoman Holly Frische’s request, but some council members dismissed the idea as fiscally...

Central Ohio Mumps Outbreak Grows To 69 Cases

COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) — Health officials say 52 of the 69 mumps cases now confirmed in a central Ohio outbreak have been linked to Ohio State University. They are urging residents to make sure they have properly received two doses of the measles-mumps-rubella vaccine, known as MMR....

Soo Locks Open, Great Lakes Shipping Season Starts

SAULT STE. MARIE, Mich. (AP) — The Great Lakes shipping season has begun with the opening of the Soo Locks at Sault Ste. Marie. The U.S. Army Corps of Engineers says the locks started operating for the 2014 season on Tuesday. The locks are part of the St. Marys River system that...

GE Aviation To Build 200-job Indiana Engine Plant

INDIANAPOLIS (AP) — A report says GE Aviation plans to invest $92 million and create 200 jobs at a jet-engine manufacturing plant in Lafayette. The Indianapolis Business Journal reports ( ) the board of the Indiana Economic Development Corp. discussed the company’s plans...