Sports Briefs

February 18, 2015 Pro baseball NEW YORK (AP) — It appears the only place Alex Rodriguez might detail his drug use is on a witness …

Sports plans look slippery

February 17, 2015 One is hopeful for a delayed start tonight. Others were not. The 2A-2 District Tournament in Tuckerman, which involves Midland High basketball teams, …

Moyer sweeps Winternationals

February 17, 2015 TAMPA, Fla. — Batesville’s Billy Moyer swept the field at the 39th Annual East Bay Winternationals on Friday and Saturday at East Bay Raceway …

Lyon’s Watson adds to AMC hoop honors

February 17, 2015 COLUMBIA, Mo. — Lyon College senior guard Ashala Watson won the American Midwest Conference Defensive Player of the Year award in 2013-14, and has …

Gordon wins pole, final Daytona 500

February 17, 2015 DAYTONA BEACH, Fla. (AP) — The qualifying session for NASCAR’s biggest race of the year was lambasted by Tony Stewart as “a complete embarrassment” …

Sports Calendar

February 17, 2015 Upcoming sporting events in Batesville and the surrounding area for Tuesday, February 17 - Saturday, February 21, 2015.

Players report to spring training

February 17, 2015 Washington’s star-studded rotation reports to Florida. Matt Harvey continues his comeback with the New York Mets. Joe Maddon takes over the Chicago Cubs, and …

Report: Zito returning to Athletics

February 17, 2015 OAKLAND, Calif. (AP) — Left-hander Barry Zito is returning to the Oakland Athletics with a minor contract that includes an invitation to major league …