NY pitcher ejected; BoSox thump Yanks

April 24, 2014 BOSTON (AP) — Michael Pineda was ejected for using pine tar less than two weeks after appearing to get away with using a foreign substance …

Baseball Briefs

April 24, 2014 HAVANA (AP) — Family members say Conrado Marrero, the oldest living former Major League Baseball player, died in Havana. He was just two days …

Junior ’Katz dominate track meet

April 23, 2014 GREEN FOREST — The Melbourne Junior Bearkatz won four events and scored 10 or more points in 10 events to dominate the 3A 1-East …

BHS diamond teams lose ground in Paragould

April 23, 2014 PARAGOULD — Batesville High’s teams lost a little ground here Tuesday in 5A-East District races. In softball, the Batesville Lady Pioneers won the …

Lady Southerners wallop Lady Bearkatz

April 23, 2014 MELBOURNE — The Southside Lady Southerners defeated the Melbourne Lady Bearkatz 12-1 in a run-ruled, 5-inning non-district high school softball game Tuesday. Sydney Fuller pitched …

Sside begins to peak, defeats Heber Springs

April 23, 2014 SOUTHSIDE — The Southside Southerners defeated the Heber Springs Panthers 5-2 Tuesday in a 4A-2 District game as Trey Payne pitched the win. Payne struck …

Lady Pioneers take league lead

April 23, 2014 Batesville High swept Greene County Tech in 5A-East Conference soccer action Tuesday at Pioneer Stadium, and one of the wins was good for the …