Brewers’ Postseason Hopes Take Another Hit, Lose To Reds 6-0

MILWAUKEE (AP) — Milwaukee rookie Brandon Woodruff was chased in a five-run third inning and the Brewers’ postseason hopes took another hit Wednesday night when they fell 6-0 to the last-place Cincinnati Reds. The Brewers have lost five of seven. They’ve dropped 2 ½...

Hearing For Rape Convict’s Lawsuit Against College Postponed

CLEVELAND (AP) — A hearing in a lawsuit that a football player convicted of rape as a teen filed against his Ohio college over not allowing him to play has been postponed. Ma’lik Richmond, of Steubenville, filed the lawsuit Sept. 13 after Youngstown State University allowed...

Woman Admits Duct-taping Her 11-year-old Son To A Chair

YOUNGSTOWN, Ohio (AP) — An Ohio woman accused of duct-taping her 11-year-old son to a chair in June before taking another child swimming has pleaded guilty to a charge of child endangering. Thirty-two-year-old Susan Malysa pleaded guilty to the felony charge on Wednesday in...

Indians’ Brantley Running, Could Play Later This Week

CLEVELAND (AP) — Michael Brantley’s chances of playing in the postseason for the Cleveland Indians have taken a surprising turn. The All-Star outfielder, who has been sidelined since Aug. 9 with a sprained ankle ligament and seemed destined to sit out his second straight...

The Latest: Cliven Bundy Still Has Lawyer For Upcoming Trial

LAS VEGAS (AP) — The Latest on Nevada cattleman and state’s rights figure Cliven Bundy’s effort to represent himself at his upcoming trial (all times local): 3:05 p.m. Nevada cattleman and state’s rights figure Cliven Bundy still has a lawyer representing him...

It’s Done: Wade Makes It Official, Signs With Cleveland

CLEVELAND (AP) — Dwyane Wade says he is heading to the Cleveland Cavaliers and that LeBron James is a big reason why. Wade made it official on Wednesday, saying he picked the Cavaliers for a one-year, $2.3 million deal. It was finalized shortly after Wade cleared waivers, a...

Browns Rookie Garrett Could Practice, Play This Week

CLEVELAND (AP) — Myles Garrett appears ready to move away from the stationary bike. Cleveland’s rookie defensive end is expected to practice later this week, and it’s possible the No. 1 overall draft pick will make his regular-season debut on Sunday against...

NFL Targets Entire Elliott Suit In Bid To Restore 6-game Ban

FRISCO, Texas (AP) — The NFL has asked a federal appeals court to dismiss Ezekiel Elliott’s entire lawsuit in its bid to lift an injunction that blocked the star Dallas Cowboys running back’s six-game suspension over a domestic violence case in Ohio. The league wrote...

Wereknski A Key To Blue Jackets And Not Just The Blue Line

COLUMBUS BLUE JACKETS LAST SEASON: 50-24-8, third in Metropolitan Division. Eliminated by Pittsburgh in first round of playoffs. COACH: John Tortorella, third year, 84-57-16. ADDED: LW Artemi Panarin. LOST: C William Karlsson, C Sam Gagner, LW Scott Hartnell, LW Brandon Saad....

Cliven Bundy Loses Bid To Represent Self In Standoff Trial

LAS VEGAS (AP) — Nevada cattleman and state’s rights figure Cliven Bundy lost a courtroom bid to represent himself at his upcoming trial, after refusing Wednesday to recognize federal authority over grazing land at the center of a 2014 armed standoff with federal agents,...