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New York Wins Corporate Cup Showcase

New York blanked Pennsylvania Saturday night 1-0 in the inaugural Corporate Cup Soccer Showcase at St. Bonaventure.  Olean High’s Zack Linderman tallied the lone goal of the game with 27:25 left in the all star contest.  Elk Catholic’s Frank Singer was named the Pennsylvania MVP.  And, Justin Tanner of Smethport…

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Penguins Throttle Senators

The Pittsburgh Penguins throttled the Ottawa Senators Sunday 7-0 to grab game five of their Stanley Cup Eastern conference final.  Seven players scored and 11 finished with at least one point to give Pittsburgh a 3-2 lead heading into Game 6 on Tuesday in Ottawa.Sidney Crosby became the 22nd player…

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Celtics Surprise Cavs

The Boston Celtics surprised the Cleveland Cavaliers Sunday winning 111-108.  Avery Bradley’s 3-pointer danced on the rim and dropped in with less than a second left and the Celtics grabbed game three of the NBA Eastern Conference finals.  The Celtics, who trailed by 21 in the third quarter before rallied…

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Pirates and Phillies Tonite on WESB

The Pirates and Philadelphia Phillies begin a three game weekend series tonight at PNC Park.  Pirates baseball on WESB on the air at 6:40pm.  Rookie Trevor Williams goes for the Bucs.  Williams is 2-2 with a 6.61 ERA.  Jeremy Hellickson counters for the Phillies.  Hellickson is 4-1 with a 3.71…

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Steelers Release Green

The Pittsburgh Steelers have released tight end Ladarius Green.  Green was released after a failed physical.  Green, who played in only six game after signing a 4 year $20 million dollar deal in 2016, was besieged by an ankle injury and concussion issues throughout almost all of his brief tenure…

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Royals Dump Yankees

The Kansas City Royals dumped the NY Yankees Thursday night 5-1. Didi Gregorius knocked in the lone run for the Yankees.  The Yankees were 0 for 7 with runners in scoring position.  The Yankees still took two of three in the series in Kansas City.

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Bills Sign No One Pick

The Buffalo Bills have signed their number one pick cornerback Tre’Davious White of LSU.  White becomes the third of the Bills’ six drafted rookies to sign a contract.  White saw some first-team reps during Thursday’s practice inside the AdPro Sports Training Center.

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Bfd Baseball/Softball

The Bradford Owls earned a come from behind 5-3 win over Otto Eldred Thursday.  Peyton Manion and Patrick Caskey combined for the win on the mound with 10 strikeouts.  Adam Cary’s two run single won it for the Owls. The Owls finish the regular season at 7-12.  Andrew Sheeler had a…

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Pirates Pound Nationals 10-4

Adam Frazier had a career-high four RBI, Josh Bell and John Jaso homered, and the Pittsburgh Pirates rolled to a 10-4 victory over the Washington Nationals on this afternoon. Frazier hit a two-run double in the sixth inning and a two-run single in the seventh to help the Pirates pull away after Jaso’s solo home run in the fifth…

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Yankees Top Royals

The NY Yankees dumped the Kansas City Royals Wednesday night 11-7.  Aaron Hicks hit a three-run homer to cap a five-run fourth for the Yanks, who had 16 hits in rolling to the victory.  Starlin Castro had three hits and an RBI.  Brett Gardner and Didi Gregorius each had two hits…