Sharapova, Djokovic reach French semifinals

June 6, 2012 PARIS (AP) — Maria Sharapova reached the semifinals at the French Open, the only Grand Slam tournament she hasn’t won, by beating 23rd-seeded Kaia Kanepi …

Big Red Machine’s Borbon dies

June 5, 2012 CINCINNATI (AP) — Pedro Borbon, who pitched 10 years for the Cincinnati Reds and helped the Big Red Machine win back-to-back World Series titles, died …

Sports Briefs

June 5, 2012 Tennis PARIS (AP) — After breezing through her first three matches at the French Open, second-seeded Maria Sharapova got pushed as much …

Razorbacks battle back in Houston

June 5, 2012 Nate Allen “Hog Calls” FAYETTEVILLE — In the ignominy of the postgame dressing room after Arkansas went 2-and-through at Hoover, Ala., in …

Pleasant Plains tee-ballers win title

June 5, 2012 BRADFORD — The Pleasant Plains Sandlot Sluggers went unbeaten while winning the Bradford Tee-Ball Invitational Tournament last weekend. The 6-and-under team defeated Team Dynamite 15-14, …