Crestwood grad Matt Wotherspoon’s future bright with Baltimore Orioles

Crestwood grad Matt Wotherspoon’s future bright with Baltimore Orioles

MOOSIC — Matt Wotherspoon’s back in town.However, it isn’t after a road trip with the Scranton/Wilkes-Barre RailRiders or after a st...

July 18th, 2017 updated: July 21st, 2017. |  


Abiatal Avelino’s single leads SWB RailRiders past Buffalo Bisons

Abiatal Avelino’s single leads SWB RailRiders past Buffalo Bisons

BUFFALO, N.Y. — Abiatal Avelino hit a run-scoring single in the ninth inning, leading the Scranton/Wilkes-Barre RailRiders to a 3-1 win over the...

July 14th, 2017 |  


Rookies dominated first half, others could shine soon

Rookies dominated first half, others could shine soon

Kyle Schwarber, Carlos Correa and Trea Turner each came up from the minors before the All-Star break and had a strong second half to catapult their te...

July 14th, 2017 |  


DraftKings, FanDuel call off daily fantasy sports merger

DraftKings, FanDuel call off daily fantasy sports merger

BOSTON — The two leading daily fantasy sports companies DraftKings and FanDuel have scrapped their proposed merger about a month after federal r...

July 13th, 2017 updated: July 13th, 2017. |  


Cubs acquire ace Jose Quintana in blockbuster trade with White Sox

Cubs acquire ace Jose Quintana in blockbuster trade with White Sox

CHICAGO — The Chicago Cubs found the pitching help they were looking for just a few miles from Wrigley Field. They hope it will give the scuffli...

July 13th, 2017 updated: July 15th, 2017. |  


Teams chasing Dodgers, Astros on eve of second half

Teams chasing Dodgers, Astros on eve of second half

The Washington Nationals have Bryce Harper anchoring one of baseball’s best lineups, and a glaring hole at the back of their bullpen. The Boston...

July 13th, 2017 |  


MLB open to more aggressively managing change

MLB open to more aggressively managing change

MIAMI — With home runs, strikeouts and game times at record levels , Commissioner Rob Manfred says baseball is open to making changes in the spo...

July 12th, 2017 |  


Cano’s homer in 10th gives AL a 2-1 All-Star win

Cano’s homer in 10th gives AL a 2-1 All-Star win

No more a gimmick tied to the World Series, the first All-Star Game in South Florida was about putting the spotlight on the skill and personality of t...

July 11th, 2017 |  


AL’s Chris Sale, NL’s Max Scherzer to start All-Star Game

AL’s Chris Sale, NL’s Max Scherzer to start All-Star Game

MIAMI — In a year when it seems just about everyone is a power hitter, Chris Sale and Max Scherzer know what awaits in Tuesday night’s All...

July 11th, 2017 |  


All rise as Yankees Aaron Judge smashes his way to Home Run Derby title

All rise as Yankees Aaron Judge smashes his way to Home Run Derby title

MIAMI — Aaron Judge dominated the All-Star Home Run Derby in the same manner he has smashed his way through his rookie season.The larger-than-li...

July 10th, 2017 |