Smyly to undergo Tommy John surgery

June 29, 2017 SEATTLE (AP) — Drew Smyly was the centerpiece to one of Seattle’s many offseason moves by general manager Jerry Dipoto. He was a priority …

Sports Briefs

June 29, 2017 Baseball WASHINGTON (AP) — The Chicago Cubs cut ties with Miguel Montero on Wednesday after the veteran catcher blamed pitcher Jake Arrieta …

Tri-County Sparks win another state title

June 28, 2017 The Tri-County Sparks won their third straight Babe Ruth North Division State Tournament in girls softball last weekend in Harrison, and they went unbeaten …

Sports Calendar

June 28, 2017 Upcoming sporting events in Batesville and the surrounding area for Wednesday, June 28 - Sunday, July 2, 2017.

Florida beats LSU for first CWS title

June 28, 2017 OMAHA, Neb. (AP) — Maybe this wasn’t Florida Coach Kevin O’Sullivan’s best team. It is, however, his first national championship team. A year after the …

D-backs rally by Cardinals in 10 innings

June 28, 2017 PHOENIX (AP) — Comebacks are nothing new for the 2017 Arizona Diamondbacks. Neither are extra-inning wins. Chris Herrmann hit a game-ending RBI single in the …

Scherzer tops Arrieta in Cy Young showdown

June 28, 2017 WASHINGTON (AP) — Max Scherzer pitched six sharp innings, Trea Turner provided four of Washington’s seven steals and the Nationals beat Jake Arrieta and the …