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 …

Sports Calendar

August 16, 2013 Upcoming sporting events in Batesville and the surrounding area for Friday, August 16 - Sunday, August 18, 2013.

Williams, Collins look to lead Hogs backfield

August 16, 2013 FAYETTEVILLE (AP) — Jonathan Williams first received word of Bret Bielema’s hiring at Arkansas via a tweet from former teammate Chris Gragg. The reaction of …

Harsin looks to continue success at ASU

August 16, 2013 Bryan Harsin knows a thing or two about dealing with change, having gone through four head coaches during his time as a player at Boise …

Players report for Ark. Tech practice

August 16, 2013 RUSSELLVILLE — With the opening of the 2013 Arkansas Tech football season just a few weeks away, Wonder Boys Head Coach Raymond Monica welcomed 125 …

Major Leagues to expand instant replay in 2014

August 16, 2013 COOPERSTOWN, N.Y. (AP) — Calling it a historic moment, Commissioner Bud Selig said Thursday that Major League Baseball plans to expand its video review process …