Pirates pitcher Jameson Taillon has suspected testicular cancer

Pirates pitcher Jameson Taillon has suspected testicular cancer

PITTSBURGH — Pittsburgh Pirates pitcher Jameson Taillon underwent surgery Monday morning for suspected testicular cancer.The right-hander had th...

May 8th, 2017 |  


TL’s Athletes of the Week: Pittston Area’s Nicole Zambetti; Wyoming Area’s Josh Lopcza

TL’s Athletes of the Week: Pittston Area’s Nicole Zambetti; Wyoming Area’s Josh Lopcza

NICOLE ZAMBETTISchool: Pittston AreaYear: FreshmanSport, position: Track and field, mile, 800,4X800 relay, 4X400 relayFamily: Becky, mom; Joe, dad; Le...

May 8th, 2017 |  


Jeff Bachak, Eryn Milius win wet Cherry Blossom 5 Miler

Jeff Bachak, Eryn Milius win wet Cherry Blossom 5 Miler

WILKES-BARRE — Jeff Bachak and Eryn Milius ran to wire-to-wire victories in the Wyoming Valley Striders 43rd annual Cherry Blossom 5 Mile Foot R...

May 7th, 2017 |  


Mets suspend Harvey 3 days for violating team rules

Mets suspend Harvey 3 days for violating team rules

NEW YORK — Mets star pitcher Matt Harvey was suspended three days without pay by the team on Sunday for an undisclosed violation of team rules, ...

May 7th, 2017 |  


RailRiders share thoughts on intentional hit batsman

RailRiders share thoughts on intentional hit batsman

MOOSIC — Every year it seems that baseball’s unwritten rule is one of the hottest topics in sports.Retaliating an opposing team’s ac...

May 7th, 2017 |  


Gary Sanchez clears final rehab hurdle as SWB RailRiders fall to Lehigh Valley

Gary Sanchez clears final rehab hurdle as SWB RailRiders fall to Lehigh Valley

ALLENTOWN — After catching seven innings both Tuesday and Wednesday, Thursday’s game was the last hurdle Gary Sanchez had to clear in his ...

May 4th, 2017 updated: May 4th, 2017. |  


Gary Sanchez’s efforts not enough as SWB RailRiders fall to Lehigh Valley IronPigs

Gary Sanchez’s efforts not enough as SWB RailRiders fall to Lehigh Valley IronPigs

ALLENTOWN — Gary Sanchez’s three-game rehab stint with the Scranton/Wilkes-Barre RailRiders couldn’t have started any better Tuesday...

May 2nd, 2017 updated: May 2nd, 2017. |  


Mets place Syndergaard on DL with partial muscle tear

Mets place Syndergaard on DL with partial muscle tear

ATLANTA — New York Mets general manager Sandy Alderson may accelerate his search for pitching help after the team placed ace right-hander Noah S...

May 1st, 2017 |  


Tim Tebow’s 1st triple highlights latest week in the minors

Tim Tebow’s 1st triple highlights latest week in the minors

COLUMBIA, S.C. — Tim Tebow had his best pro baseball game this week, going 3 for 4 with his first-ever triple with the Columbia Fireflies, the N...

May 1st, 2017 |  


Rendon clubs three homers, 10 RBI as Nationals set scoring mark

Rendon clubs three homers, 10 RBI as Nationals set scoring mark

WASHINGTON — Anthony Rendon had 10 RBIs, three home runs and six hits as the Washington Nationals took advantage of Noah Syndergaard’s inj...

April 30th, 2017 |