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K-Mets handle Pirates 6-3, stay atop Appy League West

K-Mets handle Pirates 6-3, stay atop Appy League West

August 23rd, 2015 10:35 pm by Staff Report

The K-Mets beat the Pirates 6-3 in the first game of a scheduled Appalachian League doubleheader Sunday at Devault Stadium. The second seven-inning contest was postponed because of rain.

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Update: IndyCar's Wilson in coma, critical condition after crash at Pocono

Update: IndyCar's Wilson in coma, critical condition after crash at Pocono

August 23rd, 2015 8:45 pm by DAN GELSTON, AP Sports Writer

IndyCar driver Justin Wilson was in a coma and in critical condition after sustaining a head injury when he was hit by a large piece of debris that broke off a car in the crash-filled race at Pocono Raceway.

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It's unanimous: Ohio State No. 1 in AP preseason Top 25

It's unanimous: Ohio State No. 1 in AP preseason Top 25

August 23rd, 2015 2:25 pm by RALPH D. RUSSO, AP College Football Writer

Ohio State is the first unanimous preseason No. 1 in The Associated Press college football poll, with the defending national champions receiving all 61 first-place votes from the media panel in the rankings released Sunday.

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Photo Gallery: Saturday at Bristol Motor Speedway

Photo Gallery: Saturday at Bristol Motor Speedway

August 23rd, 2015 1:12 am by Jonathan McCoy

Pictures from Saturday's action in and around Bristol Motor Speedway during NASCAR's annual August stop for the Irwin Tools Night Race.

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Marooned: K-Mets fail to get the timely hits in loss to Blue Jays

Marooned: K-Mets fail to get the timely hits in loss to Blue Jays

August 23rd, 2015 12:39 am by George Thwaites

The K-Mets knocked out 11 hits but left 14 base runners stranded and the Blue Jays held on for a 3-2 Appalachian League win at Bowen Field.

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Logano wins second straight night race at BMS

Logano wins second straight night race at BMS

August 22nd, 2015 11:40 pm by Associated Press

Joey Logano spoiled what was expected to be a rout by Joe Gibbs Racing at Bristol Motor Speedway. There are two more races before the playoffs begin.

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Redskins TE Hamm: QB Griffin 'fine' after concussion

Redskins TE Hamm: QB Griffin 'fine' after concussion

August 22nd, 2015 7:14 pm by Associated Press

Washington Redskins quarterback Robert Griffin III was apparently doing well Saturday after leaving Thursday's preseason game against the Detroit Lions with a concussion.

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Vols lose DB Gauldon for season with broken foot

Vols lose DB Gauldon for season with broken foot

August 22nd, 2015 3:00 pm by STEVE MEGARGEE, AP Sports Writer

Tennessee defensive back Rashaan Gaulden has a broken foot and will miss the upcoming season, Vols football coach Butch Jones announced Saturday.

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New Meyer mantra: Embrace the grind but enjoy the success

New Meyer mantra: Embrace the grind but enjoy the success

August 22nd, 2015 1:30 pm by RALPH D. RUSSO, AP College Football Writer

The expectations for defending national champion Ohio State could not be higher for the upcoming season, and when that happens it can feel like winning isn't enough. That was the case for Urban Meyer's 2009 Gators.

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U.S. starts women's volleyball World Cup with win

U.S. starts women's volleyball World Cup with win

August 22nd, 2015 11:48 am by Associated Press

Foluke Akinradewo scored 15 points Saturday as the United States started the women's volleyball World Cup with a straight-sets win over South Korea.

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