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BAHS Track Split at Dubois

The Bradford Owls topped Dubois 93-50 in high school track.  Mike Bosworth and Tyler Kraft each tripled for the Owls.  Donny Pattison and Josh Mackey both doubled.  The Owls are 5-0. The Lady Owls fell to Dubois 103-38.  Mikah Bosworth, Emily Bosworth, Hannah Lary and Abby Nuzzo were singles winners.

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Pirates Fall to DBacks

The Arizona Diamondbacks nipped the Pittsburgh Pirates Tuesday night 2-1 on WESB Sports.  Francisco Cervelli had an RBI double for the Bucs.  Pirates starter Trevor Williams was the hard luck loser allowing two runs on four hits in seven innings of work.  The Pirates went 1 for 10 with runners…

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Yankees Dump Angels

The NY Yankees dumped the LA Angels Tuesday night 7-5.  Luke Voit hit two home runs and Mike Ford clubbed his first major league home run, a two run shot, to pace the Yankees.  Voit has reached base in 34 straight games and has 20 home runs in 55 games dating back…

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Pirates and Snakes Tonight on WESB Sports

The Pirates and Arizona Diamondbacks continue their four game series in the Burgh tonight.  Pirates baseball on WESB Sports on the air at 6:40 p.m.  Trevor Williams pitches for the Pirates.  Williams is 1-0 with a 2.59 ERA.

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Dale Earnhardt Jr.’s Mom Dies

Brenda Jackson, mother of Dale Earnhardt Jr. and a longtime employee at JR Motorsports, has died after a battle with cancer.  Jackson was 65.  Jackson was the daughter of NASCAR fabricator Robert Gee, who built cars for various racers including the late Dale Earnhardt.  She married Earnhardt in 1972, had…

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Yankees Top Angels in 12 Innings

The NY Yankees topped the LA Angles in 12th innings Monday night 4-3.  Gio Urshela’s RBI single in the top of the 12th was the winner.  The injury-plagued Yankees have won four straight and six of their last seven games.  After playing 3 1/2 hours in the Bronx on Sunday,…

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DBacks Throttle Pirates

The Arizona Diamondbacks spanked the Pittsburgh Pirates Monday night 12-4 in the opene4r of their four game series on WESB Sports.  Pirates pitcher Nick Burdi left the game after a pitch in the eighth inning after dropping to the ground and clutching his right arm.  Pirates director of sports medicine…

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Pirates Recall Polanco

The Pirates have recalled outfielder Gregory Polanco from his rehab assignment and have reinstated him from the 10-day injured list. Polanco had been on the injured list since the start of the season while recovering from left shoulder surgery (9/12).  He went 6-for-20 (.300) with five RBI and two stolen…

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Yankees Dump Royals

The NY Yankees dumped the Kansas City Royals Sunday 7-6 in 10 innings.  Austin Romine tied the game in the bottom of the ninth and followed with his third RBI single in the 10th.  Clint Frazier homered and James Paxton pitched six scoreless innings in a no decision.  The Yankees…

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Giants Down the Pirates

The San Francisco Giants downed the Pittsburgh Pirates Sunday afternoon 3-2 on WESB Sports.  Pirates third baseman Jung Ho Jang was tagged out at the plate for the final out in the ninth while trying to score on a Ryan Reynolds double.  Reynolds, who singled in his major league debut…