Archive for August 5th, 2013
No closer to Tigers: Detroit snatches win from Indians with four runs off Chris Perez in ninth inning
CLEVELAND — A key Central Division showdown couldn’t have begun any worse for the Indians. Seemingly en route to a win in the series opener of a four-game set with first-place Detroit, Cleveland instead tasted a bitter defeat as the Tigers rallied …
CLEVELAND — Indians manager Terry Francona offered his support of Major League Baseball’s decision to hand down suspensions to 13 players Monday, even calling commissioner Bud Selig to convey as much. Francona, who is close with Selig from his …
BEREA — If Browns owner Jimmy Haslam were to turn over control of the team because of future developments in the federal investigation of Pilot Flying J, his father would take over the team, Daniel Kaplan of SportsBusiness Journal reported. Hasla…
I’m more than a bit of a geek. I got my first computer in 1981 — a couple months before the first IBM PC was released. Since then I’ve gone through seven desktop machines and a half dozen laptops.
I offer this as evidence I’m no Luddite bemoaning the replacement of ink-on-paper newspapers by …Read More
BEREA — Browns coach Rob Chudzinski released the team’s first official depth chart of the season on Sunday.
As usual, there were several surprises, along with many more unanswered questions.
Jason Pinkston, who missed the final 10 games in 2013 after being diagnosed with blood clots in his lungs, is listed as the co-starter at both guard …Read More
Kasey Kahne got the jump on Jeff Gordon off the final restart with two laps left and pulled away to win at Pocono Raceway in Long Pond, Pa.
Kahne had the car to beat for the final half of Sunday’s GoBowling. com 400-mile race until a late caution bunched up the field. Gordon, his Hendrick Motorsports …Read More
The miniature horse costume contest was a highlight on the …Read More
AKRON — They say par is a good score in a major.
If that’s true next week at the PGA Championship, then Tiger Woods has already done his share of preparation.
Woods played safe and smart with a big lead, parring 16 holes in an even-par 70 Sunday to coast to a seven-shot victory at the Bridgestone …Read More
Jon Huff | The Gazette
MEDINA — If you don’t succeed, try and try again. That is the mindset the St. Clair family used for the Medina County Fair Old Iron Demolition Derby.
On Friday night, the persistence paid off.
LITCHFIELD TWP. — Litchfield Township officials aim to replace three separate tax levies with a combined one for fire and emergency medical services. The tax issue will be on the ballot Tuesday.
The new five-year, 3.2-mill levy will cost the owner of a $100,000 home $100.80 a year, a tax increase of $30.60, according to the …Read More