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Cunningham headlines list

National Sports

Cade Cunningham spent years honing his game for a shot at becoming the No. 1 overall pick in the NBA draft. The Oklahoma State one-and-done star could accomplish that goal tonight as the headliner of a class that includes scorers, playmakers and potentially elite defenders at the ...

Bucs’ trade of southpaw to Phillies hits snag

Local Sports

From Mirror reports Despite multiple reports on Tuesday afternoon indicating a deal had been finalized, the trade involving Pittsburgh Pirates starting pitcher Tyler Anderson to the Philadelphia Phillies hit a roadblock according to Jon Heyman of MLB Network. Earlier reports on Tuesday ...

’Pen does its job in getting ‘W’

Altoona Curve

By Matthew Knaub For the Mirror Behind effective pitching, the Curve hung on for a 4-3 victory on Tuesday night at Peoples Natural Gas Field against Harrisburg. A combination of four pitchers protected Altoona’s one-run lead for five innings on the way to a win over the Senators. The ...

Mental health issues forcing Biles to sideline

National Sports

The Associated Press TOKYO — Simone Biles arrived in Tokyo as the star of the U.S. Olympic movement and perhaps the Games themselves. She convinced herself she was prepared for the pressure. That she was ready to carry the burden of outsized expectations. Only, as the women’s gymnastics ...

Youth softball program revitalized in Bellwood

Local Sports

The town of Bellwood had once offered organized summer softball competition for young girls to bridge the age gap between their participation in tee-ball and their involvement in junior high school softball. That opportunity disappeared over the years, but, thanks largely to Chris Miller, it ...

Brewers show why they have best MLB road mark

Local Sports

On deck Tonight: Milwaukee at Pittsburgh, 7:05 p.m. Pitchers: Brewers RHP Adrian Houser (6-5) vs. Pirates RHP Max Kranick (1-1) TV: AT&T SportsNet Radio: TOONA 1430-AM & 99.7-FM The Associated Press PITTSBURGH — Omar Narvaez homered and had four RBIs, Brett Anderson ...