Browns findmotivation inlack of respect

BEREA, Ohio (AP) — Everywhere he’s looked, Browns coach Mike Pettine has seen his team picked to finish no higher than fourth in the bruta...

July 29th, 2015 |  


National sports briefs

Toledo, BG MAC favoritesDETROIT (AP) — For the last five years, the West Division of the Mid-American Conference has belonged to the Huskies of ...

July 29th, 2015 |  


Edison holds Student-Athlete Day

Edison holds Student-Athlete Day

PIQUA — “You are now adults …”Those words were part of the welcome given student athletes by Nate Cole, director of athletics ...

July 29th, 2015 |  



Leake pitches Reds over Cards

Leake pitches Reds over Cards

ST. LOUIS (AP) — If that was Mike Leake’s final turn in the rotation with the Cincinnati Reds, he ended with a flourish.“Now it̵...

July 29th, 2015 |  


Brady’s 4-game suspension upheld

NEW YORK (AP) — Tom Brady’s four-game suspension for his role in using underinflated footballs during the AFC championship game has been u...

July 28th, 2015 |  


Another good story to tell

Another good story to tell

Sidney High graduate Connor Echols has a lot of good baseball stories to tell.Like the time, as a 14-year-old playing for the Cincinnati Flames, he tw...

July 28th, 2015 |  


Grand slam sinksReds in 4-1 loss

ST. LOUIS (AP) — Kolten Wong came through with the bases loaded. When faced with the same predicament, Lance Lynn minimized the damage.Wong hit ...

July 28th, 2015 |  


Alumni football, and Midnight Madness

Sidney High head football coach Adam Doenges has devised a unique way to usher in the high school football season this year.The first official day of ...

July 28th, 2015 |  


Blue Jays get TulowitzkiTORONTO (AP) — It seemed the Toronto Blue Jays needed to add starting pitching to help their playoff push. Instead, they...

July 28th, 2015 |  


Miller’s decision logical, but still a little surprising

Miller’s decision logical, but still a little surprising

The smart bet has always seemed to be that Braxton Miller’s twice-surgically repaired shoulder would not be strong enough to allow him to make t...

July 28th, 2015 |