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Prep softball: Gibsonburg outslugs NB

By SCOTT COTTOS STAFF WRITER FINDLAY — When Gibsonburg most needed its offense to come through, it did just that. After falling two runs behind North Baltimore in the fifth inning, the Golden Bears scored seven times in their next two turns at bat and pounded out a 12-9...
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Prep track: Reinhard wins PV title

TIFFIN — A pair of area boys won regional crowns in the field events to highlight the first day of action at Wednesday’s Division III regional track and field championships at Tiffin’s Frost Kalnow Stadium. Elmwood’s Brock Reinhard and Van Buren’s...

12-seed Pitt stuns No. 1 UNC 5-4, reaches ACC semifinals

DURHAM, N.C. (AP) — Caleb Parry scored the go-ahead run on a seventh-inning squeeze and Pittsburgh upset top-seeded North Carolina 5-4 on Wednesday night in the Atlantic Coast Conference baseball tournament, sending the 12th-seeded Panthers into the semifinals. Pittsburgh...
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Celtics beat Cavs 96-83 in Game 5, lead East finals 3-2

BOSTON (AP) — Rookie Jayson Tatum scored 24 points and Al Horford had 15 points and 12 rebounds to help the Boston Celtics beat the Cleveland Cavaliers 96-83 on Wednesday night and take a 3-2 lead in the best-of-seven Eastern Conference finals. The Celtics remained perfect...
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Plutko, Miller pitch Indians past Cubs 1-0

CHICAGO (AP) — Adam Plutko carried a no-hitter into the seventh inning and Andrew Miller provided stellar relief work, helping the Cleveland Indians beat the Chicago Cubs 1-0 on Wednesday night. Plutko (2-0) struck out four and walked four in his second major league start....
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Ovechkin, Holtsby shine in Game 7, Caps beat Lightning 4-0

ST. PETERSBURG, Fla. (AP) — Alex Ovechkin scored early and Andre Burakovsky added two second-period goals to help the Washington Capitals put a decade of playoff frustration behind them with a 4-0 victory over the Tampa Bay Lightning in Game 7 of the Eastern Conference...
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Nurse who sued hospital for retaliation awarded $28 million

BOSTON (AP) — A jury has ruled that a Boston hospital retaliated against a Haitian-American nurse who stood up for a black colleague and has awarded her $28 million. Gessy Toussaint’s attorney described Wednesday’s verdict against Brigham and Women’s...
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Profar 3-run double trumps 4 Yankees HRs in 12-10 Texas win

ARLINGTON, Texas (AP) — Jurickson Profar had a bases-clearing double to put the Texas Rangers ahead to stay in a wild, series-clinching 12-10 win over the New York Yankees, who matched a major league record with four more homers Wednesday night. Gleyber Torres became the...
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Malaysia’s ex-leader questioned again in corruption scandal

PUTRAJAYA, Malaysia (AP) — Former Malaysian Prime Minister Najib Razak has arrived at the anti-corruption agency’s office for more questioning over alleged graft at a state investment fund. He appeared relaxed and waved at reporters before entering the building...
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