Rally Cat: Feline on field sets up Cardinals' grand slam

AP Photo/Jeff Roberson ST. LOUIS (AP) — The Cardinals have a friendly feline to thank for their rally against the Royals. With the bases loaded and two outs in the sixth on Tuesday night, the game was delayed for a couple minutes when a small, feisty cat sprinted onto the...

Rally cat: Molina slam after cat runs on field leads Cards

AP Photo/Jeff Roberson ST. LOUIS (AP) — Yadier Molina hit a grand slam one pitch after a cat ran onto the field in the sixth inning, helping the St. Louis Cardinals rally to beat the Kansas City Royals 8-5 on Wednesday night. The Cardinals loaded the bases off Royals...

Indians acquire outfielder Jay Bruce from Mets

AP Photo/David Zalubowski CLEVELAND (AP) — Jay Bruce has been on Cleveland’s radar for some time. On Wednesday, the Indians finally landed the veteran outfielder. Hours after putting All-Star Michael Brantley on the disabled list with an ankle injury, the Indians...

Rookie QB Watson shines in Texans' 27-17 loss to Panthers

AP Photo/Jason E. Miczek CHARLOTTE, N.C. (AP) — Deshaun Watson shined in his NFL preseason debut, completing 15 of 25 passes for 179 yards and running for a score in the Houston Texans’ 27-17 loss to the Carolina Panthers on Wednesday night. Watson, who led Clemson to...

What next for North Korea, Guam and Trump? Experts weigh in

AP Photo/Wong Maye-E SAN JOSE, California (AP) — Threatening language between the U.S. and North Korea is flaring this week. After President Donald Trump vowed to respond with “fire and fury” if Pyongyang continued to threaten the U.S., the North’s...

Ohio Daybook

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AP source: Indians agree to acquire Bruce from Mets

AP Photo/David Zalubowski NEW YORK (AP) — A person familiar with the deal says the Cleveland Indians have agreed to acquire outfielder Jay Bruce from the New York Mets. The person spoke to The Associated Press on condition of anonymity Wednesday because the trade had not...

The Latest: Seoul: Response will be strong if N. Korea acts

AP Photo/Tassanee Vejpongsa WASHINGTON (AP) — The Latest on President Donald Trump and North Korea (all times EDT): 10 p.m. South Korea’s military says North Korea will face a “stern and strong” response from Washington and Seoul if it acts on threats to...

Ricky Martin defends Versace murder drama as truthful

LOS ANGELES (AP) — Ricky Martin says he reassured Gianni Versace’s longtime partner that their relationship is treated respectfully in a TV drama about Versace’s 1997 murder. The pop star plays Antonio D’Amico in FX’s “The Assassination of...

'American Horror Story: Cult' stars can't say much about it

LOS ANGELES (AP) — The women of “American Horror Story: Cult” came to Fox Studios promote the new season for an audience of television critics Wednesday, but they couldn’t actually say anything about the show. Stars Sarah Paulson, Alison Pill, Adina Porter...