Rizzo’s HR Rallies Cubs To 6-5 Win Over Reds In 11 Innings

CINCINNATI (AP) — With another dramatic homer, the Cubs showed they are still masters of the big comeback. Anthony Rizzo tied it with a two-out, three-run homer in the ninth, and Kris Bryant hit a sacrifice fly in the 11th inning on Friday night, rallying the Chicago Cubs to over...

Kluber throws 3-hitter, Indians beat White Sox 3-0

AP Photo/Nam Y. Huh CHICAGO (AP) — Corey Kluber pitched a three-hitter and faced two over the minimum, leading the Cleveland Indians over the Chicago White Sox 3-0 Friday night. Kluber (2-1) faced 29 batters in the first complete-game shutout in the majors this season. Only...

Cards' Wainwright has HR, 4 RBIs in first win of season

AP Photo/Morry Gash MILWAUKEE (AP) — Adam Wainwright homered and drove in four runs while getting his first victory of the season, leading the St. Louis Cardinals over the Milwaukee Brewers 6-3 Friday night. Wainwright ripped a two-run homer into the second deck in left...

Horford, Thomas lead Celtics over Bulls 104-87 in Game 3

AP Photo/Charles Rex Arbogast CHICAGO (AP) — The Boston Celtics got pep talks from a past champion as well as their current superstar. Then, they put a charge in a series that was slipping from their reach. Al Horford had 18 points and eight rebounds, Isaiah Thomas scored...

Ohio Daybook

Associated Press Ohio Daybook for Saturday, Apr. 22. The daybook is for planning purposes only and is not intended for publication or broadcast. You should verify any event you plan to cover. Please keep the AP in mind when news develops. The Columbus bureau is reachable at...

Addio! Michigan's football team heads to Italy

AP Photo/Carlos Osorio ANN ARBOR, Mich. (AP) — Jim Harbaugh presented players on the University of Michigan football team with an opportunity, putting them a compelling essay away from being close enough to possibly shake the hand of Pope Francis at the Vatican. Salim Makki...

Pence reaffirms US-Australia alliance after Trump spat

AP Photo/Rick Rycroft SYDNEY (AP) — Vice President Mike Pence sought to reassure Australia on Saturday that the U.S. remains committed to the countries’ longtime alliance, as he tried to patch up relations that were left frayed when President Donald Trump got into a...

Frustrated Pacers Still Looking To Fight Back Against Cavs

INDIANAPOLIS (AP) — Paul George’s stone face and somber tone reflected the mood of the Indiana Pacers. With their season on the brink, they must win — or go home. Despite pushing defending champion Cleveland to the edge in three straight playoff games, Indiana now finds...

Major League Soccer

NOTE: Three points for victory, one point for tie. ___ San Jose 0, New England 0, tie Toronto FC 3, Chicago 1 Montreal at Philadelphia, 1 p.m. San Jose at Houston, 4 p.m. Vancouver at Portland, 4 p.m. Columbus at New York, 7:30 p.m. D.C. United at New England, 7:30 p.m. Sporting...

Justice Dept. warns sanctuary cities in immigration fight

AP Photo/Jeff Chiu WASHINGTON (AP) — The Trump administration intensified its threats to crack down on so-called sanctuary cities that refuse to comply with federal immigration authorities, warning nine jurisdictions Friday that they may lose coveted law enforcement grant...