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Desmond, Moreland Homer, Rangers Beat Reds 11-5

GOODYEAR, Ariz. (AP) — Ian Desmond and Mitch Moreland each hit their first homers of the spring, leading the Texas Rangers over the Cincinnati Reds 11-5 on Wednesday. Desmond signed with the Rangers after spring training had already started. The longtime Washington shortstop is...

Indians 5, Cubs 3

E_Y.Diaz (1). DP_Cleveland 1, Chicago 1. LOB_Cleveland 7, Chicago 8. 2B_Grossman (1), T.Hankins (1). 3B_Naquin (2). HR_Y.Gomes (1), Urshela (2), J.Candelario (1), J.Andreoli (1). SB_E.Gonzalez (2), Kawasaki (1). CS_M.Martinez (1). WP_Olmos. Umpires_Home, Mike Winters; First, Dale...

Rangers 11, Reds 5

E_Profar (1), Duvall (1). DP_Cincinnati 2. LOB_Texas 8, Cincinnati 10. 2B_Cordell (3), R.Guzman (1), J.Hoying (1), Gimenez (2), T.Holt (1), B.Smith (1), Ervin (1), J.Hudson (1), B.Trahan (2). HR_Desmond (1), Stubbs (1), Moreland (1). SB_Rua (1), Alberto (1). CS_Jam.Jones (1),...

Hall Of Fame Forward Lovellette Dies After Cancer Battle

LAWRENCE, Kan. (AP) — Clyde Lovellette, the Hall of Fame forward who led Kansas to the 1952 national championship before helping the U.S. win gold at the Helsinki Olympics, died Wednesday after a battle with cancer. He was 86. Lovellette’s family said that he died at his...

Man Gets 45 Years To Life In Death Of Pregnant Girlfriend

COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) — A central Ohio man has been sentenced to decades in prison after admitting he killed his pregnant girlfriend in October 2014. Jacob Ferrero pleaded guilty last month to charges including aggravated murder and aggravated arson, as well as murder and gross...

Michigan woman injured in Ohio 15 crash

A Michigan woman was injured in a two-vehicle crash on Ohio 15 near Hancock County 180 at 9:53 p.m. Wednesday, according to the Findlay post of the State Highway Patrol. Fonda Juarez, 33, of Lansing, Mich., was driving a 2006 Chrysler Town and Country van westbound on Ohio 15...

Cavaliers Sign Guard McRae For Rest Of Season

CLEVELAND (AP) — The Cavaliers have signed guard Jordan McRae for the remainder of this season. The team said Wednesday that they have signed McRae to a multi-year contract, but provided no further details on his deal. McRae has appeared in three games since he signed a 10-day...

James Deen porn company cited for failing to use condoms

LOS ANGELES (AP) — California regulators on Wednesday cited a movie company owned by porn star James Deen for failing to use condoms on a film shoot, potentially exposing actors to hepatitis B and HIV. The state Division of Occupational Safety and Health issued nine...

2 Muslims Settle Lawsuits Over Church Services In Ohio Jail

CLEVELAND (AP) — A county in Ohio has settled federal lawsuits with two Muslim women who say they were forced to attend Christian church services while serving sentences in the county jail in Cleveland. Cuyahoga (ky-uh-HOH’-guh) County released settlement agreements...

Falcons Agree To 5-year Deal With Center Alex Mack

ATLANTA (AP) — The Atlanta Falcons have agreed to terms on a five-year contract with three-time Pro Bowl center Alex Mack, addressing one of the team’s most pressing needs. Terms of the Wednesday’s deal with the longtime Cleveland Browns starter were not immediately...