Yet another controversy decided the outcome of an H1 Unlimited race and, in the process, tainted one of the best final heats in recent memory.
CINCINNATI — Reds rookie starter Keyvius Sampson pitched well in his first career start, the effort all but overshadowed by a benches-clearing scrum.
Madison dirt late model racer Cody Mahoney scored the biggest win of his racing career on Saturday night at the Brownstown Speedway in Brownstown.
Jean Theoret will lead the slowest field in the past 15 years into this weekend’s Albert Lee Cup in Seattle after posting the top speed in qualifying on Friday.
CINCINNATI — Andrew McCutchen hit another homer at Great American Ball Park, and Pittsburgh’s rebuilt bullpen was shaky but delivered on Friday night, holding on for a 5-4 victory over the Cincinnati Reds.
The C&S Inflatables Incredibles were the Madison Parks Department’s 2015 Girls Rookie League Softball league runners-up and tournament champions.
ARLINGTON, Texas (AP) — Mike Leake will make his San Francisco Giants’ debut when the right-hander starts their series finale Sunday at Texas.
Harking back to the era of bonfires and cheerleader-led pep rallies, Madison Consolidated High School will officially open the 2015 fall sports season with an athletic department-wide Fall Festival Jamboree next Friday.
Shawe and Southwestern high schools will also have All-Sports Passes for sale in the coming days.
Trimble County High School standout Michael Dunaway indicated Thursday that he will transfer to Owen County for his senior season.
CINCINNATI — Brandon Phillips didn’t realize he had done something very rare. Phillips hit a pair of three-run homers and drove in a career-high seven runs on Thursday night, powering the Reds to a 15-5 victory that kept the Pittsburgh Pirates winless in Cincinnati this season.
CINCINNATI (AP) — The Reds shipped starter Mike Leake to the San Francisco Giants for a pair of prospects on Thursday night, bolstering the defending World Series champions for another playoff run.