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May 16, 2018 RSS feed / Sports

Track athletes ready for WPIALs

The best track and field athletes in western Pennsylvania will converge on Baldwin High School to compete in the WPIAL Individual Championships on Thursday. More...

Trevor Williams leads Pirates to shutout victory over White Sox

PITTSBURGH (AP) — Trevor Williams scattered six hits in seven strong innings, Adam Frazier homered to start a four-run first, and the Pittsburgh Pirates beat the Chicago White Sox 7-0 Tuesday night at PNC Park.  Williams (5-2) struck out s More...

Tepper to buy Panthers for record $2.2 billion

CHARLOTTE, N.C. (AP) — The Carolina Panthers are being sold for an NFL-record $2.2 billion. Hedge fund manager David Tepper has agreed to buy the Panthers from team founder Jerry Richardson, two people familiar with the situation said Tuesday. More...

Mariners’ Cano suspended 80 games for drug violation

SEATTLE (AP) — Seattle Mariners All-Star second baseman Robinson Cano has been suspended 80 games for violating baseball’s joint drug agreement.  More...

LH baseball wins playoff opener

The Laurel Highlands baseball team overcame a 5-1 deficit to pull out a 6-5 victory over Fox Chapel in the first round of the WPIAL Class 5A playoffs on Tuesday at Hempfield High School. Mason McManus doubled, singled and drove in a run. More...

Finland tops U.S., Canada shuts out Germany at hockey worlds

HERNING, Denmark (AP) — Finland handed the United States its first defeat at the ice hockey world championship in a 6-2 thumping on Tuesday. More...

Sports Notices

BASKETBALL  Hoops clinics   Penn State Fayette will hold two boys basketball clinics in June. The first clinic is from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. on June 11-13. This clinic is open to boys ages 6-9 in grades 1-4.  More...

TODAY’S GAMES

Wednesday, May 16

Baseball WPIAL Class 3A playoffs, Mt. Pleasant vs. Burrell at Latrobe, 4:30 p.m. Softball WPIAL Class 5A playoffs, Connellsville vs. Hampton at Plum, 5 p.m.  ----- Thursday, May 17 More...

Verstappen fastest on first day of mid-season F1 tests

MONTMELO, Spain (AP) — Max Verstappen recorded the fastest time through the first day of mid-season Formula One testing on Tuesday.  Verstappen steered his Red Bull to a lap of 1 minute, 17.538 seconds at the Circuit de Barcelona-Catalunya More...

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