International League

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Ravens Stellar Defense Ready To ‘chase Perfection’

OWINGS MILLS, Md. (AP) — The Baltimore Ravens knew their defense was going to better this year, and their season-opening shutout of Cincinnati seemed to bear out that assessment. After forcing five turnovers and getting five sacks in a 20-0 rout, they still believe there is room...

Kent State Coach Paul Haynes Returns After Cancer Surgery

KENT, Ohio (AP) — Kent State coach Paul Haynes has returned to the football program after undergoing surgery for prostate cancer. The school announced last month that Haynes was taking a medical leave of absence but did not provide details about his condition. He missed the...

Tigers Ace Fulmer To Have Elbow Surgery, Be Out 3-4 Months

CLEVELAND (AP) — The Detroit Tigers lost another ace. All-Star Michael Fulmer will undergo elbow surgery on Tuesday and miss the remainder of the season, manager Brad Ausmus said Monday. Fulmer will have ulnar nerve transposition surgery performed by Dr. James Andrews in Florida....

Rookie Kizer Offers Browns Hope With Strong Debut In Loss

CLEVELAND (AP) — DeShone Kizer didn’t deliver a victory in his NFL debut. That would have been asking a bit much. However, the rookie did bring something to the Browns and their browbeaten fans. “This young man gives us hope,” coach Hue Jackson said Monday. Just...

New Graduate Accused Of Killing 4 Described As Kind Musician

BOSTON (AP) — A recent college graduate accused of killing his mother, grandparents and a caregiver was described Monday as a good friend and talented jazz musician who showed no signs that he was troubled. Orion Krause, who was charged in the slayings, was ordered Monday to be...

Iowa State RB David Montgomery Off To Big Start

AMES, Iowa (AP) — Iowa State appears to finally have the kind of potent offense it will need to compete in Big 12 play. Sophomore running back David Montgomery is a big reason why. Montgomery has emerged as a star for the Cyclones, rushing for 194 yards and three touchdowns in...

Mayfield Sorry For Planting Oklahoma Flag At Ohio State

NORMAN, Okla. (AP) — Quarterback Baker Mayfield has apologized for planting Oklahoma’s flag at midfield of Ohio State’s stadium following the Sooners’ victory over the Buckeyes. After Saturday night’s 31-16 win, Mayfield at Ohio Stadium with a crimson OU...

Man Pleads Guilty To Hiding 5-year-old’s Body In Restaurant

CANTON, Ohio (AP) — An Ohio man who reported his 5-year-old daughter missing before her body was found hidden at his family’s restaurant has pleaded guilty to obstructing justice and corpse-abuse charges. Liang Zhao (Lee-AHNG’ zow) also pleaded guilty Monday to...

Girl Takes SUV In Mississippi, Found 700 Miles Away In Ohio

CORINTH, Miss. (AP) — Police in one Mississippi town are trying to figure out what to do about a 13-year-old girl who took an SUV and drove to Ohio. Corinth authorities tell that the girl was found safe in Akron, nearly 700 miles (1100 kilometers) away. The Dodge Caliber SUV was...