OVAC softball all-stars to clash next Monday

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The annual Ohio Valley Athletic Conference Tom Bechtel All-Star Softball game will be played on Monday, June 28 at 6:30 p.m. at the J.B. Chambers I-470 Youth Sports Complex in Elm Grove. Media night will be held Thursday at 5:30 p.m. as the teams will play a 3-4 inning scrimmage. A cookout ...

DE Clark arrested

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LOS ANGELES (AP) — Kansas City Chiefs defensive end Frank Clark was arrested in Los Angeles after police saw a submachine gun in his car, police said Monday. Clark, 28, was pulled over for a vehicle violation south of downtown at about 9:20 p.m. Sunday, LAPD public information officer Tony ...

Vikings rookie recovering from wounds

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MINNEAPOLIS (AP) — Minnesota Vikings rookie defensive tackle Jalen Twyman is recovering from four gunshot wounds that caused scary but superficial injuries after bullets hit a vehicle he was riding in, his agent Drew Rosenhaus said Monday night. Twyman does not need surgery and is expected ...

Rays promote top MLB prospect, Franco

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ST. PETERSBURG, Fla. (AP) — Tampa Bay Rays infielder Wander Franco, considered the best prospect in the minors, is set to make his major league debut. The Rays say they plan to promote the 20-year-old Franco from Triple-A Durham tonight. Tampa Bay is off Monday and hosts the Red Sox ...

Manning rejoining Giants in different role

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EAST RUTHERFORD, N.J. (AP) — Eli Manning has a new job with the New York Giants. The two-time Super Bowl MVP is rejoining the organization to work in business opportunities and fan initiatives. The Giants announced the hiring Monday, roughly 18 months after Manning retired following the ...

MLB HoF induction set for full capacity

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COOPERSTOWN, N.Y. (AP) — The Baseball Hall of Fame’s induction ceremony is returning to its standard seating format, opening the door for another big crowd. Hall of Fame officials said Monday that tickets will not be required for the event’s free lawn seating area. The ceremony is ...