Yankees’ Aroldis Chapman, back from domestic violence suspension: ‘I didn’t do anything’

Yankees’ Aroldis Chapman, back from domestic violence suspension: ‘I didn’t do anything’

Yankees’ Aroldis Chapman, back from domestic violence suspension: ‘I didn’t do anything’Aroldis Chapman, the first player disc...

May 9th, 2016 updated: May 10th, 2016. |  


Former Hazleton Area standout Sal Biasi has lasting memories of Penn State’s baseball tour in Cuba

Former Hazleton Area standout Sal Biasi has lasting memories of Penn State’s baseball tour in Cuba

He played basketball through a severely sprained ankle at Hazleton Area, pitched against premier hitters in District 2 and got off to a splendid start...

December 21st, 2015 |  


Cueto’s two-hitter gives Royals 2-0 World Series lead

Cueto’s two-hitter gives Royals 2-0 World Series lead

KANSAS CITY, Mo. — Johnny Cueto smothered the New York Mets with another big October outing. And the pesky Kansas City Royals kept fouling off J...

October 28th, 2015 |  


Red Land’s living a dream in Little League World Series

Red Land’s living a dream in Little League World Series

SOUTH WILLIAMSPORT — A long, red stream of fans line the fences at the practice field below Lamade Stadium, as parents and fans wait to touch th...

August 26th, 2015 |  


Baseball’s hit king enjoys fan support during NEPA visit

Baseball’s hit king enjoys fan support during NEPA visit

PLAINS TWP. — Pete Rose greeted each fan with a handshake. Most would respond with that most familiar of refrains.“Hey, you’re gonna...

August 22nd, 2015 |  


Back Mountain National rallies to advance in Senior Little League state playoffs

Under the brutal heat of the Pennsylvania state Little League baseball playoffs, the Back Mountain National team checked out of one hotel and into ano...

July 29th, 2015 updated: July 30th, 2015. |  


Back Mountain National Little League powers to victory at states

NEWVILLE — With an unprecedented display of pure power, Michael Ropietski reached down for a low pitch and sent the baseball soaring high and de...

July 28th, 2015 |  


Lieback lifts Pittston Area to Section 5 softball title

Lieback lifts Pittston Area to Section 5 softball title

PITTSTON TWP. – There wasn’t much Bernadette Lieback didn’t do.She hit, and scored three times. She stole three bases, and manufactu...

July 26th, 2015 |  


Back Mountain National falls in state opener

They had control through most of the morning.But just as quickly as the Back Mountain National Little Leaguer’s assumed the upper hand, it was g...

July 26th, 2015 |  


Phillies’ Hamels tosses no-hitter against Cubs

Phillies’ Hamels tosses no-hitter against Cubs

CHICAGO — Cole Hamels is facing a quick trip from the record book to the trading block.The Philadelphia ace became the first pitcher to throw a ...

July 25th, 2015 |