Cardinals lose 5-1 to Angels, old pal

July 3, 2013 ANAHEIM, Calif. (AP) — Albert Pujols’ first game against the Cardinals was much easier on him emotionally in his new home at Angel Stadium than …

Dyer seeks new chance

July 3, 2013 LITTLE ROCK (AP) — Former Auburn and Arkansas State running back Michael Dyer says he would prefer to play college football rather than enter the …

Sports Briefs

July 3, 2013 Hernandez slaying BOSTON (AP) — Boston police have asked authorities in the Connecticut hometown of Aaron Hernandez for their help with a …

Local Legionnaires win big in Newport

July 2, 2013 NEWPORT — Landon Gillmore pitched a complete-game 5-hitter and Riley Caraway hit three for four and drove in three runs to lead the Batesville Atlas …

Pioneers, Wampus Cats split

July 2, 2013 CONWAY — The Batesville Pioneers split a pair of 7-inning, summer league high school baseball games with the Conway Wampus Cats here Monday. The Pioneers …

Sports Calendar

July 2, 2013 Upcoming sporting events in Batesville and the surrounding area for Tuesday, July 2 - Saturday, July 6, 2013.

Puigmania breaks out in Los Angeles

July 2, 2013 Yasiel Puig probably won’t finish the season hitting .436, though by now there’s a growing number of people in Los Angeles who surely believe he …