Indians Use 4-run 7th To Beat Athletics 5-3

CLEVELAND (AP) — Abraham Almonte scored the go-ahead run on a wild pitch in Cleveland’s four-run seventh inning in the Indians’ 5-3 comeback victory over the Oakland Athletics on Friday night. Cleveland erased a 3-1 deficit after being held to four hits through six...

Midwest League

___ Great Lakes at Dayton, 7:00 p.m. South Bend at Lake County, 7:00 p.m. West Michigan at Fort Wayne, 7:05 p.m. Burlington 6, Beloit 3 Cedar Rapids at Kane County, 7:30 p.m. Wisconsin at Clinton, 7:30 p.m. Lansing at Bowling Green, 7:35 p.m. Peoria at Quad Cities, 8:00 p.m....

Frontier League

___ Washington at Florence, ppd. Southern Illinois at Schaumburg, 7:30 p.m. Lake Erie at Normal, 7:35 p.m. Traverse City at Evansville, 7:35 p.m. Windy City at Gateway, 8:05 p.m. River City at Joliet, 8:05 p.m. Washington at Florence, 4:05 p.m. Washington at Florence, 6:05 p.m....

New York-Penn League

___ Mahoning Valley 7, Aberdeen 1 Hudson Valley at Staten Island, 7:00 p.m. Batavia at Lowell, 7:05 p.m. Brooklyn at Vermont, 7:05 p.m. Tri-City at Connecticut, 7:05 p.m. West Virginia at Auburn, 7:05 p.m. Williamsport at State College, 7:05 p.m. Mahoning Valley at Aberdeen, 8:58...

Orioles Sign Former Reds RHP Logan Ondrusek, Back From Japan

TORONTO (AP) — The Baltimore Orioles have signed former Reds right-hander Logan Ondrusek, who has returned from playing in Japan and gives the AL East leaders another option in their bullpen. The 31-year-old Ondrusek went 21-11 with a 3.89 ERA and two saves in 281 games with...

Federal Appeals Court Rejects Ohio Libertarians’ Challenge

COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) — A federal appeals court rejected a challenge from Ohio Libertarians in a long-running dispute over the party’s ballot access. The Libertarian Party of Ohio sued Republican Secretary of State Jon Husted (HYOO’-sted), alleging a member of his staff...

Correction: Chicago-Mackinac Race Story

CHICAGO (AP) — In a story July 26 about the Chicago-Mackinac sailboat race, The Associated Press erroneously reported that Windquest was first across the line Monday and that Il Mostro finished second. Those were the results from last year’s race. The first boat to cross...

Indians Place Reliever Jeff Manship On 15-day Disabled List

CLEVELAND (AP) — The Cleveland Indians placed reliever Jeff Manship on the 15-day disabled list Friday because of tendinitis in his right wrist. Manship is 1-1 with a 3.38 ERA in 37 appearances. He has struggled in seven games since the All-Star break, allowing seven runs — four...

Grass Fires Shut Down Parts Of US 23 In 2 Michigan Counties

ANN ARBOR, Mich. (AP) — Stretches of a southeastern Michigan freeway have been closed as firefighters worked to put out grass fires. The Ann Arbor News reports that fires were reported Friday afternoon along U.S. 23 in Washtenaw and Monroe counties. Traffic was blocked south of...

Donald Trump Speech Beats Hillary Clinton In TV Viewership

NEW YORK (AP) — Donald Trump pulled off the upset — at least in television popularity. The Nielsen company estimated that 29.8 million people watched Hillary Clinton’s acceptance speech at the Democratic National Convention on Thursday night on the commercial networks. That...