Sanchez struggles as Tigers lose to Orioles 6-2

By DAVID GINSBURG AP Sports Writer BALTIMORE — Their starting pitcher was hit hard, the offense offered little support and the team fell into an early hole that proved too difficult to overcome. It was the kind of night that could very well develop into a regular occurrence...

Reds beat Cole for 3rd time this season, top Pirates 4-3

By JOE KAY AP Sports Writer CINCINNATI — Eugenio Suarez became the latest Reds hitter to frustrate Gerrit Cole. The shortstop had a sacrifice fly and an RBI double off Pittsburgh’s 14-game winner, and Cincinnati extended its home-field success over the Pirates with a...

Brooks earns first career win in A’s debut, 5-1 over Indians

By MICHAEL WAGAMAN Associated Press OAKLAND, Calif. — Marcus Semien homered to back a strong outing by Oakland newcomer Aaron Brooks and the Athletics beat the Cleveland Indians 5-1 on Saturday night to snap a three-game losing streak. Brooks (1-0) allowed one run and five...

Athletics 5, Indians 1

E_C.Santana (3), Pomeranz (1). DP_Cleveland 1. LOB_Cleveland 5, Oakland 3. 2B_I.Davis (15), Muncy (8). HR_Chisenhall (5), Semien (9). SB_Fuld (7). Umpires_Home, Stu Scheurwater; First, Phil Cuzzi; Second, Gerry Davis; Third, Will Little. T_2:24. A_19,046 (35,067).
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NAACP’s ‘Journey for Justice’ protest march begins in Selma

AP Photo/Albert Cesare SELMA, Ala. (AP) — Protest marches have been part of Selma’s civil rights fabric since 1965, but an 860-mile trek to Washington had a minister leaning on the Bible for heavenly support Saturday. The Rev. Theresa Dear noted the magnitude of what...

3-vehicle crash on I-75

A three-vehicle injury crash was reported by the Findlay post of the State Highway Patrol this evening. According to the patrol, the interstate has been shut down at mile marker 162 north of County Road 99. More information will be released as it becomes available.

Graham Says He Can Win New Hampshire – And McCain Agrees

MANCHESTER, N.H. (AP) — Sen. Lindsey Graham says he’s confident he can win the Republican presidential primaries in New Hampshire and his home state of South Carolina, two of the first voting states in the nomination contest. “I wouldn’t be running in New...
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Phillies hit 3 HRs in 12-2 win over Braves

AP Photo/Chris Szagola PHILADELPHIA (AP) — Odubel Herrera, Freddy Galvis and Cameron Rupp all homered as the surging Philadelphia Phillies set a season high for scoring in a 12-2 victory over the slumping Atlanta Braves on Saturday night. Ryan Howard had three hits with a...
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Topless protest in Canada urges women to ‘bare with us’

AP Photo/Hannah Yoon WATERLOO, Ontario (AP) — Dozens of topless women – and men – attended a “Bare With Us” rally Saturday meant to educate the public about women’s right to go shirtless if they choose. The rally and march were organized by...
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At 93, TV producer Lear seeks to keep pushing boundaries

AP Photo/Chris Pizzello BEVERLY HILLS, Calif. (AP) — Veteran TV producer Norman Lear of “All in the Family” fame is looking ahead to his next groundbreaking series. Lear, 93, told a TV critics’ meeting Saturday that he’s working on a Hispanic version...