Sports Briefs

August 20, 2013 Pro baseball NEW YORK (AP) — A lawyer for Alex Rodriguez declined Major League Baseball’s challenge to make public the drug evidence …

Wong sparks Cardinals by Brewers

August 20, 2013 MILWAUKEE (AP) — It took a few days for speedy St. Louis infielder Kolten Wong to show he can provide a spark for the Cardinals …

Phillips wins Topless 100 after rain delay

August 19, 2013 LOCUST GROVE — Rain delayed the running of the 21st Annual Comp Cams Topless 100 Saturday at the Batesville Motor Speedway, postponing the feature event …

Local youth finishes second in Presley 5K

August 19, 2013 MEMPHIS — Corbyn Snell, a seventh-grader at Batesville Junior High, placed second in the 10- to 14-year-old age division of the Elvis Presley 5K on …

Sports Calendar

August 19, 2013 Upcoming sporting events in Batesville and the surrounding area for Monday, August 19 - Sunday, August 25, 2013.

Wainwright regains form in Chicago

August 19, 2013 CHICAGO (AP) — Cardinals ace Adam Wainwright was back in charge Sunday. Wainwright struck out 11 and allowed one run through seven innings, and Jon …

Sports Briefs

August 19, 2013 Baseball BOSTON (AP) — Alex Rodriguez got hit by a fastball from Boston starter Ryan Dempster in the second inning, setting off …

Youth fishing derby set for Aug. 24

August 16, 2013 The Batesville Kiwanis Youth Fishing Derby is set for the morning of Aug. 24 at Row Lake, announced the Batesville Area Chamber of Commerce. Children …