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Steelers and Bell Fail to Reach Agreement

Pittsburgh Steelers running back Le’Veon Bell and the Steelers didn’t reach an agreement on a long-term contract before Mondays deadline and will play 2017 on a one year, $12.12 million franchise tag.  Bell, though, has yet to sign that franchise tender and could wait until the start of the regular…

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Marte’s Suspension Ends

Pirates outfielder Starling Marte’s 80 game suspension, for failing a steroids test, has expired and he will be in the lineup tonight against the Brewers at PNC Park on WESB.  Marte, during a press conference at PNC Park Monday admitted he made a mistake.  With his suspension ended Marte will…

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Sabres Hire Another Asst. Coach

The Buffalo Sabres have hired Chris Hajt as an assistant coach.  Hajt, the son of former Sabres defenseman Bill Hajt, comes from the Los Angeles Kings’ AHL affiliate, the Ontario (Calif.) Reign, where he served as an assistant coach the last three seasons.  Hajt’s father Bill Hajt, played in Buffalo…

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Stauffer Owns Tourney Lead

Pine Acres pro Kirk Stauffer fired a course record four under 68 Monday to grab the first round lead the WNYPGA Professional Championship at Arrowhead Golf Club in Akron.  Stauffer is the defending champion.

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Bradford Wins Legion Game

Te Bradford American Legion dumped Oil City Monday 5-1 to stay alive in the Region 8 American Legion baseball tournament in Albion.  Garren Black was the winner for Bradford with 10 strikeouts.  Black also went 3 for 4 at the plate.  Bradford faces Wesleyville today in an elimination game.

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Pirates Down Brewers

The Pittsburgh Pirates downed the Milwaukee Brewers Monday night 4-2 on WESB.  Gregory Polanco had two doubles, two RBI and threw out a potential go-ahead run at the plate to lead the Pirates past the Brewers.  Polanco finished 4 for 4 and is hitting .446 this month.  Francisco Cervelli had…

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Bonnies Open Season Vs. Niagara at RC

It will not take long for the Big 4 to give basketball fans a taste of their longstanding western New York rivalries. St. Bonaventure and Niagara will open Big 4 action when the teams meet in the Reilly Center on Nov. 10 in what will be the season-opener for both…

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Pirates and Brewers Tonite on WESB

The Pirates and Milwaukee Brewers begin a four game set tonight at PNC Park.  Pirates baseball on WESB on the air at 6:40.  Chad Kuhl pitches for the Pirates.  Kuhl is 3-6 with a 4.96 ERA.

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Hamlin wins at New Hampshire

Denny Hamlin captured the Monster Energy race at New Hampshire Sunday.  Hamlin’s win gives Joe Gibbs Racing its first win of the NASCAR season.  Hamlin’s win also ended a personal winless streak stretching back to Texas in November and gives him his 30th career Cup victory.  Kyle Larson was second,…

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Bradford Legion Wins

The Bradford Legion baseball team faces Oil City this afternoon at 4pm in a losers bracket game at the American Legion Regional baseball tournament in Albion.  The Bradford Legion team throttled Erie Post 11 17-1 Sunday.  Danny Manion had two RBI and pitches four solid innings in the win.  Derek…

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