Sports Calendar

May 18, 2016 Upcoming sporting events in Batesville and the surrounding area for Thursday, May 19 - Sunday, May 22, 2016.

Bettis leads Rockies by Cardinals

May 18, 2016 ST. LOUIS (AP) — Chad Bettis made his first appearance at Busch Stadium a memorable one. Bettis did not allow a hit until the fifth …

Gun Runner to skip Preakness

May 18, 2016 BALTIMORE (AP) — Gun Runner, third-place finisher in the Kentucky Derby, will skip the Preakness, leaving a likely field of 11 for the middle …

Odor fined $5,000, suspended eight games

May 18, 2016 TORONTO (AP) — Texas second baseman Rougned Odor was suspended for eight games and fined $5,000 by Major League Baseball on Tuesday for punching …

Cavaliers blow out Raptors

May 18, 2016 CLEVELAND — LeBron James hardly missed and scored 24 points in three quarters, Kyrie Irving scored 27 and the Cleveland Cavaliers picked up where …

Thunder discovers late-game swagger

May 18, 2016 OAKLAND, Calif. — The team that struggled to protect a fourth-quarter lead all season long suddenly has figured out how to stage late comebacks …

Sports Briefs

May 18, 2016 Olympics GENEVA (AP) — The World Health Organization’s chief says the agency is increasingly concerned about the Zika virus, even though it …

Semifinal scores, championships schedule

May 17, 2016 Listed by classifications, here are Saturday’s high school state tournament semifinal scores for softball, baseball and soccer, and the revised schedule of championship games …