Major League Soccer

NOTE: Three points for victory, one point for tie. ___ Los Angeles 4, D.C. United 1 Houston 3, Sporting Kansas City 1 Seattle FC 1, Colorado 0 New England 3, Toronto FC 0 Montreal 2, Columbus 0 FC Dallas at Chicago, 8:30 p.m. Real Salt Lake at San Jose, 10:30 p.m. Portland at...

Eastern League

z-clinched playoff spot ___ Portland 5, Harrisburg 1 Binghamton at Richmond, 6:05 p.m. Altoona at Bowie, 6:35 p.m. New Britain 3, New Hampshire 1 Erie at Akron, 7:05 p.m. Reading at Trenton, 7:05 p.m. Harrisburg at Portland, 1 p.m. New Hampshire at New Britain, 1:35 p.m....

Frontier League

z-clinched playoff spot ___ Rockford at Traverse City, 7:05 p.m. Schaumburg at Windy City, 7:05 p.m. Frontier at Joliet, 7:05 p.m. Florence at Evansville, ppd., rain Lake Erie at River City, 8:05 p.m. Normal at Southern Illinois, 8:05 p.m. Washington at Gateway, 8:05 p.m....

Reds Lose Yet Another 1-run Game, 3-2 To Pirates

PITTSBURGH (AP) — Cincinnati Reds manager Bryan Price figures it is pointless to break down his club’s performance this late in the season. “Everyone knows our strengths and weaknesses by now,” he said. “We don’t score runs consistently enough and...

Reds Lose Yet Another 1-run Game, 3-2 To Pirates

PITTSBURGH (AP) — Cincinnati Reds manager Bryan Price figures it is pointless to break down his club’s performance this late in the season. “Everyone knows our strengths and weaknesses by now,” he said. “We don’t score runs consistently enough and...

Saturday’s Scores

Arlington 26, E. Cle. Shaw 0 Cin. Aiken 18, Day. Jefferson 6 Cin. Finneytown 27, Bellevue, Ky. 20 Cin. NW 19, Cin. Anderson 17 Cin. Shroder 46, Day. Ponitz Tech. 20 Cin. St. Xavier 35, East St. Louis, Ill. 20 Cle. Hts. 45, Akr. Buchtel 21 Cle. St. Ignatius 28, Lawrence Central,...

Former Steelers, Bengals LB James Harrison Retires

PITTSBURGH (AP) — Five-time Pro Bowl linebacker James Harrison announced his retirement on Saturday, saying his desire to play doesn’t match the desire to stay home with his family. Harrison, the 2008 NFL Defensive Player of the Year, wrote on his Facebook page he...

Former Steelers, Bengals LB James Harrison Retires

PITTSBURGH (AP) — Five-time Pro Bowl linebacker James Harrison announced his retirement on Saturday, saying his desire to play doesn’t match the desire to stay home with his family. Harrison, the 2008 NFL Defensive Player of the Year, wrote on his Facebook page he...

Cato Leads Marshall, 42-27 Over Miami (Ohio)

OXFORD, Ohio (AP) — Rakeem Cato threw three touchdowns— all in the first half— and ran for one more to lead Marshall to a 42-27 victory over Miami (Ohio) in a season opener on Saturday. Cato threw an 11-yard pass to Eric Frohnapfel for the first score and racked up 124-passing...

Walker, Worley Lead Surging Pirates Past Reds 3-2

PITTSBURGH (AP) — Neil Walker hit a three-run homer in the first inning and the Pittsburgh Pirates made it hold up behind starter Vance Worley, beating the Cincinnati Reds 3-2 on Saturday for their fourth straight victory. Walker’s 18th home run put the Pirates ahead 3-0...