Watson on field with Browns as legal storm swirls

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BEREA (AP) — Deshaun Watson was impossible to miss in his orange jersey, pants and helmet — the one with “Watson” taped on the front just in case anyone wasn’t sure. As he showed off his right arm with tight spirals, engaged in friendly trash talk, smiled and laughed while ...

Gurriel helps Astros beat the Guardians 2-1 to win series

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HOUSTON (AP) — Another solid pitching performance paired with just enough offense helped the Houston Astros beat the Cleveland Guardians on Wednesday night. Yuli Gurriel and José Siri had two hits each, Cristian Javier tied a career high with nine strikeouts and the Astros topped the ...

Red Knights joust top-seed Tigers, reach district final

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NEFFS – The Tigers have been caged. Shadyside entered the season embracing hopes for a deep OHSAA post-season baseball journey. Those dreams came to a crashing halt Tuesday afternoon as Coach Shawn Selmon’s veteran charges dropped an 8-7 decision to Toronto in a D-IV district ...

Errors cost Dons, Williamstown forces Game 3

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WEIRTON — One win away from a berth in a Class A state tournament, things could not have started any better for Madonna Tuesday … they also could not have went much worse for the Blue Dons after the first inning. After jumping out to a three-run lead in the bottom of the first inning, ...

Rex’s no-hitter propels Huskies to district final

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GNADENHUTTON — There have been some fine pitching performances at Harrison Central in recent years, but none better than the one turned in by Huskies’ junior Tre Rex in Tuesday’s OHSAA Division III District Semifinal against Coshocton. The slender lefty – known as T-Rex – was as ...

Off to South Charleston

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The Oak Glen softball team departed for South Charleston on Tuesday morning with a send off from fans, parents and supporters. The Golden Bears quest for a Class AA state championship begins today as the state tournament was scheduled to begin this morning. - Contributed