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Yankees Win; Piratesand Indians Lose

The Rockies spanked the Pirates Thursday 10-1. Andrew McCutchen drove in the lone run for Pittsburgh. Paul Maholm took the loss allowing seven runs on 11 hits in 6 1/3 innings. The Bucs have dropped 10 of their last 11 games. The Yankees throttled the Mainers in the opener of…

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Steeelrs Win Preseason opener on WESB

The Steelers dumped the Arizona Cardinals Thursday night in their preseason opener 20-10 on 1490 WESB. Isaac Redman ran for two touchdowns for the Black n Gold. Redman, undrafted out of Bowie State, had TD runs of three and five yards for the defending NFL champions. Both starting quarterbacks played…

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Zach Foster is an All-Star

Bradford native Zach Foster is one of three members of the State College Spikes named to represent the National League in the New York-Penn League All-Star Game. Foster, a right-handed pitcher, who was drafted by the Pittsburgh Pirates in the 49th round of the 2008 draft, is currently 2-0 with…

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“Strongman” comes to Bradford

The Strongman competion is coming to Bradford Saturday. Strongman, “Day at the Beach”, is Saturday from 10:30 to 4:30 at the Beach Bar behind Byllye Lanes in Bradford. There will be a tire flip in the sand, stones, leg press, keg toss, fire tuck pull and car dead lift. The…

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Steelers Host Cardinals Tonight on WESB

The Steelers host the Arizona Cardinals tonight in their preseason opener at Heinz Field. Steelers pregame on the air at 6:20, following Sports Corner on 1490 WESB. Steelers Coach Mike Tomlin says the starter’s will only see a series or two of action. Steelers center Justin Hartwig will miss the…

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Fight During Bills Practice Wednesday

On the final play of Bills practice Wednesday afternoon it got a little wild when defensive end Chris Kelsay and rookie guard Eric Wood got into a fight. The whole team piled in as punches were also thrown by defensive tackle John McCargo and running back Dominic Rhodes. Meanwhile, Bills…

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Yankees Win; Pirates and Indians Shutout

The Rockies shutout the Pirates Wednesday night 8-0 on 1490 WESB. Ubaldo Jimenez pitched eight shutout innings to get the win for Colorado. Kevin Hart was hit for five runs on eight hits in 5 1/3 innings and too the loss for the Pirates. Brandon Moss had two of Pittsburgh’s…

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Jeff Gordon Nursing Sore Back

Jeff Gordon says he will be ready to race this weekend at Michigan. Gordon’s back is still sore after that spectacular accident Monday at Watkins Glen. Gordon went head-on into a steel barrier during Monday’s road course race. The impact jarred his back, but he should be able to handle…

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Owens Has Sprained Toe

Bills wide receiver Terrell Owens has a sprained toe and is day-to-day. Owens did not practice Tuesday night and is questionable for Saturday night’s preseason home game with the Bears. Owens was hurt Sunday night during the Hall of Fame game.

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Couple of Steelers to Miss Preseason Opener

Steelers center Justin Hartwig will miss Thursday night’s preseason game against the Arizona Cardinals with a toe injury. Guard Darnell Stapleton has also been ruled out of the game with a knee injury. Steelers pregame on the air at 6:20pm Thursday night on 1490 WESB. Running back Willie Parker, who…