The Courier » 2018 » August » 07

EU foreign policy chief wants quick Australian trade deal

CANBERRA, Australia (AP) — The European Union’s foreign policy chief, Federica Mogherini, said on Wednesday she wanted a free trade agreement with Australia as soon as possible as an example against protectionism. Mogherini met with Australian Foreign Minister Julie...

Taillon, Pirates beat Bettis, Rockies 10-2

Aug. 7, 2018 11:58 PM EDT Taillon, Pirates beat Bettis, Rockies 10-2 By MICHAEL KELLY Associated Press BC-BBN–Pirates-Rockies,2nd Ld-Writethru <!– –> Jack Dempsey, ASSOCIATED PRESS DENVER (AP) — Jameson Taillon beat Chad Bettis in a matchup of...

Margot, Reyes rally Padres past Brewers 11-5

Aug. 7, 2018 11:56 PM EDT MILWAUKEE (AP) — Manuel Margot homered, tripled, singled and drove in five runs, helping the San Diego Padres overcome an early deficit and beat the Milwaukee Brewers 11-5 Tuesday night. Franmil Reyes added three RBIs for the Padres. Jesus Aguilar...

Moreland homers in 10th to lift Red Sox over Blue Jays 10-7

Aug. 7, 2018 11:54 PM EDT TORONTO (AP) — Craig Kimbrel felt bad about making his Boston Red Sox teammates play an additional inning. Mitch Moreland didn’t seem to mind. Moreland hit a three-run homer during a five-run 10th inning, helping the Red Sox overcome...

USC signs lineman who hit junior college referee in 2016

Aug. 7, 2018 11:49 PM EDT USC signs lineman who hit junior college referee in 2016 By GREG BEACHAM AP Sports Writer AP-FBC–USC-Schirmer,1st Ld-Writethru <!– –> LOS ANGELES (AP) — An offensive lineman who punched a referee during a junior college game...

Romano wins in NY homecoming, Reds beat Mets 6-1

Aug. 7, 2018 11:47 PM EDT NEW YORK (AP) — Sal Romano got the win in his New York homecoming, pitching into the seventh inning to lift the Cincinnati Reds over the Mets 6-1 on Tuesday night in a game delayed by rain for 1 hour, 40 minutes in the first inning. Romano (7-9)...

Invacare: 2Q Earnings Snapshot

ELYRIA, Ohio (AP) _ Invacare Corp. (IVC) on Tuesday reported a loss of $16.5 million in its second quarter. On a per-share basis, the Elyria, Ohio-based company said it had a loss of 50 cents. Losses, adjusted for one-time gains and costs, came to 41 cents per share. The...

Findlay Council vacates 2 undeveloped streets

Findlay City Council weighed in tonight on a neighborhood feud over two planned city streets that were never developed. Council voted 6-5 to vacate the right-of-way for Carrol Street and Benton Street. The right of way for these streets connects to Hawthorne Road, north of East...

Adames hits solo HR with 2 outs in 9th, Rays top Orioles 4-3

Aug. 7, 2018 11:44 PM EDT ST. PETERSBURG, Fla. (AP) — Willy Adames’ winning drive landed high in the left-field seats. According to Statcast, it measured 434 feet, the longest of the rookie’s five homers. “That’s all I’ve got,” Adames...

LEADING OFF: Cards' Carpenter hot, Fiers debuts for A's

Aug. 7, 2018 11:43 PM EDT LEADING OFF: Cards’ Carpenter hot, Fiers debuts for A’s By The Associated Press AP-BBO-Leading-Off <!– –> Wilfredo Lee, ASSOCIATED PRESS A look at what’s happening around the majors Wednesday: MATTY WOODWORK Matt...