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Cardinals Sweep 4-game Series From Reds With 3-2 Victory

CINCINNATI (AP) — Carlos Martinez struck out a season-high 11 batters in seven shutout innings and Harrison Bader’s two-run home run helped the St. Louis Cardinals complete their first four-game sweep in Cincinnati since 1949 with a 3-2 win on Sunday. Martinez (2-1) allowed...

Victor-y: Oladipo Scores 32 As Pacers Stun LeBron, Cavs

CLEVELAND (AP) — Victor Oladipo scored 32 points and the Indiana Pacers held off Cleveland’s second-half rally for a stunning 98-80 victory Sunday in Game 1 of the Eastern Conference series, handing LeBron James and the Cavaliers’ their first loss in the opening round...

Pacers-Cavaliers, Box

Bogdanovic 5-17 4-4 15, T.Young 3-4 1-2 7, Turner 6-9 3-4 16, Collison 2-9 1-2 6, Oladipo 11-19 4-8 32, Booker 1-1 1-2 3, Sabonis 2-4 0-0 4, Joseph 1-5 0-0 3, Stephenson 5-11 1-3 12. Totals 36-79 15-25 98. James 7-17 10-14 24, Green 0-7 0-0 0, Love 3-8 0-1 9, Hill 3-7 0-0 7, Hood...

Penguins-Flyers Sums

First Period_1, Pittsburgh, Crosby 4 (Hornqvist), 10:25. Penalties_Rust, PIT, (tripping), 11:55; Manning, PHI, (tripping), 14:41; Hagelin, PIT, (slashing), 18:17. Second Period_2, Pittsburgh, Brassard 1 (Kessel, Letang), 2:48 (pp). 3, Pittsburgh, Malkin 2 (Letang, Crosby), 6:48...

GOP Attorneys General Support Citizenship Question On Census

A Trump administration plan to ask people if they are U.S. citizens during the 2020 census has prompted a legal uproar from Democratic state attorneys general, who argue it could drive down participation and lead to an inaccurate count. Yet not a single Republican attorney...

Red Sox 3, Orioles 1

E_Valencia (2). LOB_Baltimore 5, Boston 9. 2B_M.Machado (5), Benintendi (4), Moreland 2 (4), Lin (2). 3B_Benintendi (2). SB_Gentry (4), Bradley Jr. (2), Benintendi (2). WP_Bundy 2. Umpires_Home, Gary Cederstrom; First, Eric Cooper; Second, Cory Blaser; Third, Stu Scheuwater....

Catholic Priest Under Investigation Left Suicide Notes

COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) — Investigators in Ohio say a Catholic priest under investigation for inappropriate texts with a teenager and misuse of church funds left at least two suicide notes before killing himself last December. The Ohio Bureau of Criminal Investigation’s report...

Operator Who Took 911 Call From Trapped Boy To Return To Job

CINCINNATI (AP) — A 911 operator who took one of two calls from a teen who became trapped beneath a minivan’s rear bench and died will return to work Wednesday. A Cincinnati police spokeswoman says it’s not clear whether the 911 operator will face any discipline...

Spokesman: Former first lady Barbara Bush in failing health

HOUSTON (AP) — Former first lady Barbara Bush is in “failing health” and won’t seek additional medical treatment, a Bush family spokesman said Sunday. “Following a recent series of hospitalizations, and after consulting her family and doctors, Mrs. Bush, now age 92, has decided...

Citizen Question On Census Reveals Partisan Divide Among AGs

A Trump administration plan to ask people if they are U.S. citizens during the 2020 census has prompted a legal uproar from Democratic state attorneys general, who argue it could drive down participation and lead to an inaccurate count. Yet not a single Republican attorney...