Tanev scores late, Penguins beat Islanders 5-4 in Game 3

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UNIONDALE, N.Y. (AP) — Each time the New York Islanders tried to get some momentum, the Pittsburgh Penguins had an answer. And now they have the lead in their first-round playoff series. Brandon Tanev scored the tiebreaking goal with 3:36 left and the Penguins beat the Islanders 5-4 in Game ...

Newman, Frazier push Pirates past Braves 6-4 in 10 innings

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ATLANTA (AP) — Kevin Newman hit a tiebreaking single in the 10th inning, Adam Frazier had four hits and the Pittsburgh Pirates beat the Atlanta Braves 6-4 on Thursday night. With the score 4-all and Ben Gamel starting the 10th on second base under the pandemic extra-innings rule, Frazier ...

Lucky No. 26

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TORONTO — There was no over-the-top celebration Wednesday evening in Toronto. The Red Knights have been in this situation for the past two-and-a-half decades. They took a team photo to commemorate the moment, but they know bigger goals are still ahead. However, that does not mean ...

Too many miscues cost Edison in sectional final

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MARTINS FERRY — There are multiple ways to win a baseball game. Martins Ferry has proven in two sectional tournament games that it can get it done in a variety of ways. After winning an extra-inning pitcher’s duel against Bellaire on Monday, the Riders broke out the bats Wednesday and ...

Brooke fends off Madonna in wild game

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WEIRTON — Teams rarely win when they commit eight errors, but the Brooke softball squad was able to pull of the rare feat. Brooke scored at least one run in five innings against Madonna, and the Bruins plated three in the sixth to rally for an 8-7 victory in a game that featured a little ...

Five-run seventh lifts Golden Bears over Bruins

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WELLSBURG — A five-run seventh inning paved the way for the Oak Glen baseball team over Brooke, 10-5, on Wednesday. Nick Chaney went the distance for the win. He allowed two earned runs on eight hits, three walks and struck out three. Hunter Rhoades hit a home run and drove in two. Hunter ...