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Walters, Indians beat White Sox 8-6 in 10 innings

CHICAGO (AP) – Zach Walters hit a two-run home run in the 10th inning, lifting the Cleveland Indians to an 8-6 victory over the sliding Chicago White Sox on Tuesday night. Pinch-hitter Lonnie Chisenhall doubled to lead off the 10th against Jake Petricka (0-4), and after failing to sacrifice Chisenhall to third, Walters hit a 3-2 More >

Ross, Almonte lead Padres to 4-1 win over Brewers

SAN DIEGO (AP) – Tyson Ross pitched 6 1-3 strong innings, Abraham Almonte had two RBIs and the San Diego Padres beat Milwaukee 4-1 on Tuesday night to snap the Brewers’ five-game road winning streak. Ross, the Padres’ lone All-Star, extended his franchise record with his 13th consecutive quality start. He gave up one run and More >

Bucks acquire Jared Dudley from Clippers

MILWAUKEE (AP) – Small forward Jared Dudley is going to the Milwaukee Bucks. The seven-year veteran was dealt by the Los Angeles Clippers on Tuesday in exchange for forward Carlos Delfino, backup center Miroslav Raduljica and a 2015 second-round draft pick. The Bucks are also receiving a conditional 2017 first-round pick. Dudley averaged 6.9 points last year More >

B10 teams represented in 4 of 8 neutral-site games

UNDATED (AP) – Four of the eight neutral-site games the first week of the college football season involve Big Ten teams. Rutgers plays its first game as a Big Ten member against Washington State in Seattle on Thursday. On Saturday, Ohio State plays Navy in Baltimore, Wisconsin faces LSU in Houston and Penn State and UCF meet More >

Reid could leave Chiefs’ starters in vs Green Bay

KANSAS CITY, Mo. (AP) – Jamaal Charles has confidence that the Kansas City Chiefs offense will be in synch when the regular season rolls around a week from Sunday. Evidently, so does Andy Reid. The Chiefs’ coach said Tuesday that he is unlikely to play any of his starters in Thursday night’s preseason game in Green Bay. More >

Two Kickers To See Duty VS LSU For The Badgers On Saturday

Sophomore Andrew Endicott will handle the kickoff duties on Saturday night, when Wisconsin opens its football season against L-S-U in Houston.  Endicott had nine touchbacks in 57 kickoffs a year ago.  He also had five tackles, as the Badgers limited their opponents to just over 19 yards a return.  That was the fourth-best in the More >

Packers Plans For Kansas City On Thursday

Packers’ coach Mike McCarthy says he’ll decide tomorrow how much the quarterbacks will play in Thursday night’s exhibition finale at home against Kansas City.  He wouldn’t rule out starter Aaron Rodgers, even though he has not played in the final exhibition contest the past couple years.  McCarthy said he’s still working on a plan for More >

Matt Garza Return For The Brewers May Be Close

Brewers’ right-hander Matt Garza could return next week from a strained left oblique muscle that has kept him on the disabled list since August fifth. Manager Ron Roenicke cautions that things change so much — so he’s not giving a timetable for Garza’s return just yet.  Mike Fiers is 4-and-0 in Garza’s place with a stingy More >

Brewers In San Diego Tonight Again

With 31 games left, the Milwaukee Brewers can match their victory total from last season with a win tonight at San Diego.  The Crew went 74-and-88 a year ago.  They’re 73-and-58 now, after crushing the Padres by nine runs last night.  The Brewers now have five straight road victories, with the Majors’ third-best road mark More >

Sheila Green Previews Reedsburg Beaver Volleyball 2014

Troy Matz talks Beaver volleyball with Reedsburg coach Sheila Green