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.
Jimmy Shane didn’t have the fastest boat on the Columbia River last weekend, but a little bit of luck and a whole lot of hard driving netted the U-1 Oberto/Miss Madison driver his second-straight Gold Cup.
ST. LOUIS — The Reds may have finally figured out the secret to beating the Cardinals at Busch Stadium: Don’t let them score.