Phillies rally from 6 down, beat Bucs 12-6 to gain on Braves

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PHILADELPHIA (AP) — J.T. Realmuto homered and drove in four, Ronald Torreyes hit a go-ahead, three-run home run in the sixth inning and the Philadelphia Phillies erased a six-run deficit to beat the Pittsburgh Pirates 12-6 Thursday night and pick up ground in the NL East. Didi Gregorius ...

Darnold, defense lead Panthers past Texans

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HOUSTON (AP) — Sam Darnold threw for 304 yards and ran for two touchdowns, and the Carolina Panthers eased past the Houston Texans 24-9 on Thursday night despite losing Christian McCaffrey to a hamstring injury early in the second quarter. The Panthers are 3-0 for the first time since 2015 ...

St. C. girls earn measure of revenge

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ST. CLAIRSVILLE -- Some wins are bigger than others. St. Clairsville’s victory Thursday night gave it some sort of vindication from last week’s draw with Beaver Local. “We played really well tonight. The girls stepped up,” St. Clairsville head coach Wes Stoner said after watching ...

Shadyside seeks to continue its mastery over rival River

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SHADYSIDE — To say Shadyside has had River’s number since the turn of the century would not be an understatement. The Tigers have lost to the Pilots just once in 14 meetings. They’ll look to continue that success rate on Friday night at Fleming Field when they celebrate homecoming ...

Bellaire looks to remain perfect with visit to Indian Creek

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WINTERSVILLE – With four straight losses to open the season and a week off due to Covid, the last thing that Indian Creek may need to see Friday night is an unbeaten Bellaire team, which has been punishing opponents, coming to town for a Buckeye 8 contest. However, that is exactly what ...

Tackle nearly costs Mayfield, Browns urge caution

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BEREA, Ohio (AP) — After surviving a scary situation in Sunday’s win, Baker Mayfield delivered a positive medical update on his sore left shoulder. “Attached, still,” the Browns quarterback joked. It’s safe to laugh about now, but Mayfield risked personal safety — and even ...