Archive for April 12th, 2013
CLEVELAND — Justin Masterson had already done his job and then some Friday night at Progressive Field when his hitters finally got around to doing theirs.
With Masterson in the dugout after another brilliant performance, the Indians finally found some offense to get the right-hander a much-deserved 1-0 victory over the White Sox.
Fan favorite …Read More
CLEVELAND — The Indians made a flurry of moves Friday, most notably, activating veteran Jason Giambi from the disabled list.
Cleveland also recalled relief pitcher Nick Hagadone from Triple-A Columbus, optioning right-hander Corey Kluber back to the Clippers and placing reliever Matt Albers on the paternity list, to clear two roster spots.
Though Giambi, 42, …Read More
The Associated Press
CLEVELAND — Carmelo Anthony scored 31 points with 14 rebounds in just three quarters and the New York Knicks bounced back after having their winning streak stopped at 13 games one night earlier by beating the Cavaliers 101-91 on Friday night.
Anthony’s streak of scoring at least 35 points ended at six games …Read More
CLEVELAND — Joe Torre clearly didn’t believe Carlos Carrasco slipped.
Torre, Major League Baseball’s executive vice president of baseball operations and dean of discipline, slapped Carrasco with an eight-game suspension Friday for hitting New York’s Kevin Youkilis with a pitch Tuesday.
Carrasco, who drew a six-game suspension in 2011 for hitting Kansas City’s Billy Butler …Read More
Different location, same great competition.
That will be theme of this year’s Medina Relays, which announced earlier this week it moved the 26th edition Saturday to Brunswick’s Judy Kirsch Field.
GUILFORD TWP. — Medina County SPCA officers and volunteers rescued 26 horses and other animals suspected of being malnourished from a township property Thursday afternoon.
Correction, 10:20 a.m.: Thomas Cahalan filed a seat on the board left vacant by Dr. Robert Wilder.
MEDINA — About 50 people attended the first in-person meeting of members of the Medina City Schools Outrage page on Facebook.
Medina resident Mark Kuhar started the page in response to controversy over Medina Schools Superintendent Randy Stepp’s …Read More
SULLIVAN — The last time Black River voters passed a property tax levy to pump new money into education was in 1997.
It was the same year many of the students in the state-rated “excellent” high school were being born. But if voters do not pass an emergency levy May 7, Superintendent Janice Wyckoff said it …Read More
MEDINA — A Brunswick man pleaded not guilty Thursday to burglary, kidnapping and assault in two unrelated cases.
Jason T. Donelon, 19, of 1956 Rocklyn Drive, is charged with two counts of aggravated burglary and kidnapping, first-degree felonies, and a count of felonious assault, a second-degree felony. According to the indictment, he allegedly committed these crimes …Read More
BRUNSWICK — Local fundraisers for the American Cancer Society’s Relay for Life are gearing up for the June event with a circus theme.
Brunswick Relay for Life will host Cirque du Relay, with the opening ceremony at 6 p.m. June 7 at Brunswick High School.
Publicity chairwoman Susan Schultz said the event will feature a dunk tank, …Read More