MLB drug probe could be lengthy

July 11, 2013 NEW YORK (AP) — We may never know exactly what Alex Rodriguez and Ryan Braun are being accused of in Major League Baseball’s Biogenesis investigation …

Sports Briefs

July 11, 2013 Pro baseball CLEVELAND (AP) — John Rocker told a Cleveland radio station this week that performance-enhancing drugs made Major League Baseball “more …

Torpedoes finish fourth in swim meet

July 10, 2013 MOUNTAIN VIEW — Independence County Youth Athletic Association Torpedoes won 12 events and finished fourth as a team in a swim meet Saturday. The Mountain …

Newport drag results announced

July 10, 2013 NEWPORT — William Runyan won the Super Pro division Sunday at the Newport Dragstrip as Tom Clary finished second and Jay Stephenson third. Ross Williams …

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July 10, 2013 THURSDAY American Legion baseball: Jonesboro Fat City at Batesville, North Complex, doubleheader, 5:30 p.m.   FRIDAY Auto racing: Isle …

Wainwright picks up 12th victory

July 10, 2013 ST. LOUIS (AP) — Adam Wainwright can’t explain his mastery over the Houston Astros. St. Louis’ All-Star is simply enjoying the ride. Wainwright picked up …

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July 10, 2013 Pro football ATTLEBORO, Mass. (AP) — An associate of former New England Patriots tight end Aaron Hernandez said he was told Hernandez …

Local All-Stars defend state title

July 9, 2013 EUREKA SPRINGS — Batesville’s 12-year-old All-Stars made it two state baseball championships in a row. After winning one regular-season tournament and the District 3 crown …