Ben Gamel’s single gives RailRiders 6-5 win over Durham

Ben Gamel’s single gives RailRiders 6-5 win over Durham

MOOSIC — An angry and animated Al Pedrique stormed out of the dugout for a second time within minutes, working himself up and into his second ej...

July 22nd, 2016 |  


Local Roundup: Cole Kaiser’s home run pilots Back Mountain National win

Local Roundup: Cole Kaiser’s home run pilots Back Mountain National win

Cole Kaiser hit the game-winning home run to lift Back Mountain National over Abington American, 7-6, in seven innings in a Section 5 10-11 baseball g...

July 22nd, 2016 |  


Reggie Jackson takes executive role with Scranton/Wilkes-Barre

Reggie Jackson takes executive role with Scranton/Wilkes-Barre

MOOSIC — Mr. October is taking his swings at becoming Mr. Executive for the Scranton/Wilkes-Barre RailRiders.And he’s starting the rally w...

July 22nd, 2016 updated: July 22nd, 2016. |  


Steelers running back Le’Veon Bell faces four-game suspension

Steelers running back Le’Veon Bell faces four-game suspension

Steelers running back Le’Veon Bell is facing a four-game suspension for violating the NFL’s substance abuse policy, according to a report ...

July 22nd, 2016 |  


Former NFL coach Dennis Green dies at 67

Former NFL coach Dennis Green dies at 67

GLENDALE, Ariz. — Dennis Green, a trailblazing coach who led a Minnesota Vikings renaissance in the 1990s before a less successful run with the ...

July 22nd, 2016 |  


AP Sources: Texans star J.J. Watt has back surgery

AP Sources: Texans star J.J. Watt has back surgery

HOUSTON — A person familiar with J.J. Watt’s condition said the Houston Texans’ star defensive end has had back surgery and will beg...

July 21st, 2016 |  


Local Roundup: Back Mountain wins Section 5 softball title

Victoria Staciano gave up two hits and struck out 13 batters as Back Mountain defeated Pittston Area 6-0 to be crowned Section 5 9-10 Softball champio...

July 21st, 2016 |  


Nanticoke defeats West Pittston for Section 5 crown, berth in state playoffs

Nanticoke defeats West Pittston for Section 5 crown, berth in state playoffs

WEST PITTSTON — Derek Cease didn’t get the job done with his arm a day earlier, so he let his bat make up for it on Thursday.Cease clobber...

July 21st, 2016 |  


RailRiders return to PNC Field, but fall to Durham 8-4

RailRiders return to PNC Field, but fall to Durham 8-4

MOOSIC — The New York Yankees shipped Luis Cessa to Triple-A with plans for the pitcher to develop a solid slider.Looks like that process still ...

July 21st, 2016 updated: July 21st, 2016. |  


Muhammad Ali’s Deer Lake training camp sold to John Madden’s son

Muhammad Ali’s Deer Lake training camp sold to John Madden’s son

DEER LAKE — The son of NFL Hall of Fame coach John Madden is buying Muhammad Ali’s former training camp in Pennsylvania.The camp’s l...

July 21st, 2016 |