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Abreu Homers And White Sox Beat Reds 9-5

GLENDALE, Ariz. (AP) — Jose Abreu hit a three-run home run and the Chicago White Sox defeated the Cincinnati Reds 9-5 on Wednesday. The final game of the spring at Camelback Ranch featured high wind, occasional dust, five errors and two replay reviews — both upheld. Abreu’s...

3 Teens In Car Die In Crash In Southwestern Ohio

SPRINGFIELD, Ohio (AP) — Authorities say three teenagers in a car were killed when it ran off the road and struck a tree in southwest Ohio. The State Highway Patrol says the crash happened around 6 a.m. Wednesday in Springfield, roughly 45 miles west of Columbus. A news release...

76ers On Brink Tying NBA Record For Futility

PHILADELPHIA (AP) — They are a loss away from becoming the Philadelphia 26ers. As in, losers of 26 in a row. A skid that would match the longest losing streak in NBA history and leave the 76ers one loss of holding the record for the four major professional sports....

Brantley Leads Indians Over Brewers, 10-2

GOODYEAR, Ariz. (AP) — Michael Brantley and Jason Kipnis drove in two runs apiece to send the Cleveland Indians to their 18th win of the spring, 10-2 over the Milwaukee Brewers on Wednesday. Brantley tripled, singled and walked to increase his spring average to .522 Kipnis...

White Sox 9, Reds 5

E_B.Marshall (1), Danks (1), Nieto (1), L.Garcia 2 (4). DP_Chicago 1. LOB_Cincinnati 8, Chicago 7. 2B_Bourgeois (1), B.Pena (4), Negron (4), A.Dunn (2), L.Garcia (1). 3B_A.Garcia (2). HR_Abreu (3). SB_Bernadina (1). SF_Semien, De Aza. HBP_by B.Marshall (De Aza), by Danks...

White Sox 9, Reds 5

E_B.Marshall (1), Danks (1), Nieto (1), L.Garcia 2 (4). DP_Chicago 1. LOB_Cincinnati 8, Chicago 7. 2B_Bourgeois (1), B.Pena (4), Negron (4), A.Dunn (2), L.Garcia (1). 3B_A.Garcia (2). HR_Abreu (3). SB_Bernadina (1). SF_Semien, De Aza. HBP_by B.Marshall (De Aza), by Danks...

Kentucky Lawmakers Wrestle With Bridge Funding

FRANKFORT, Ky. (AP) — State lawmakers will debate the future of the Brent Spence bridge this week as part of the state’s multi-billion road spending plan. The 50-year-old, double decker bridge connects Covington with Cincinnati and has become a poster child for the...

Dayton, Stanford Trying To Extend Dream Runs

MEMPHIS, Tenn. (AP) — Matt Kavanaugh has watched over the past several years as mid-major programs like Butler, VCU and George Mason have made runs to the Final Four. The 6-foot-10 Dayton center says the Flyers would be a good addition to that list. But another upstart...

Sharks Sign Forward Ryan Carpenter

SAN JOSE, Calif. (AP) — The San Jose Sharks signed unrestricted free-agent forward Ryan Carpenter to an entry-level contract Wednesday. The 23-year-old Carpenter, from Oviedo, Fla., had eight goals and eight assists in 15 games this season for Bowling Green. He had 37 goals and...

Greenpeace Takes P&G Palm Oil Protests Worldwide

CINCINNATI (AP) — Greenpeace activists who staged a daring demonstration at Procter & Gamble Co. headquarters in Cincinnati have taken their message worldwide with protests in five more countries. The environmental group says Wednesday’s protests drew attention to the...