Ohio To Mail Voters Absentee Ballot Application

COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) — Ohio’s elections chief says applications for absentee ballots will be mailed Friday to all registered voters in the state. Secretary of State Jon Husted (HYOO’-sted) says more than 6 million registered voters should receive the applications...

White Sox Fall Short Against Indians, 3-2

CHICAGO (AP) — The White Sox are starting to look for small victories anywhere they can get them. During a 3-2 home loss to the Cleveland Indians on Thursday night, success meant an incremental improvement by starter John Danks. “I’d like to go deeper in the game, but...

Ebola In Mind, US Colleges Screen Some Students

BUFFALO, N.Y. (AP) — College students from West Africa may be subject to extra health checks when they arrive to study in the United States as administrators try to insulate their campuses from the worst Ebola outbreak in history. With the virus continuing to kill in Guinea,...

Carrasco Helps Indians Beat White Sox 3-2

CHICAGO (AP) — Carlos Carrasco pitched into the seventh inning and Michael Bourn had two triples among his three hits, leading the Cleveland Indians to a 3-2 victory over the Chicago White Sox on Thursday night. Jason Kipnis and Michael Brantley each singled in a run for the...

Bears-Browns Stats

Chi_FG Gould 39, 11:19. Cle_Tate 1 run (Cundiff kick), 5:01. Chi_Holmes 32 pass from Fales (Gould kick), 13:01. Chi_FG Gould 23, 7:20. Cle_Dray 1 pass from Manziel (Cundiff kick), 4:54. Cle_FG Cundiff 22, :09. Cle_FG Cundiff 37, 9:35. Cle_FG Cundiff 47, 5:05. Cle_FG Cundiff 29,...

Hoyer, Manziel Lead Browns Over Bears 33-13

CLEVELAND (AP) — Brian Hoyer drove Cleveland’s starting offense to a rare preseason touchdown before turning things over to rookie Johnny Manziel in the Browns’ 33-13 exhibition win over the Chicago Bears on Thursday night. Hoyer and Cleveland’s offensive...

Kyle Pohl Leads Akron To 41-0 Rout Of Howard

AKRON, Ohio (AP) — Kyle Pohl threw a career-best four touchdown passes to lead Akron to a 41-0 victory over Howard of the FCS on Thursday night in the opening game for both teams. Three of Pohl’s first five pass attempts were for touchdowns. In the first 5:26, Pohl...

International League

z-clinched playoff spot ___ Rochester 6, Syracuse 3 Indianapolis 2, Columbus 1 Toledo 7, Louisville 3 Pawtucket at Lehigh Valley, 7:05 p.m. Durham at Norfolk, 7:05 p.m. Buffalo at Scranton/Wilkes-Barre, 7:05 p.m. Durham at Norfolk, 5:05 p.m., 1st game Charlotte at Gwinnett, 7:05...

Yankees Acquire LHP Outman From Indians

CHICAGO (AP) — The New York Yankees have acquired left-hander Josh Outman in a trade with the Cleveland Indians. Outman has spent time with the Indians and Triple-A Columbus this season. He was in the minors at the time of the deal. The Indians will receive a player to be named...

Bengals Beat Colts 35-7 In Game Devoid Of Starters

CINCINNATI (AP) — Andy Dalton practiced some drop kicks in shorts before the game, the most activity he got all night. And he was in the majority when it came to spending time standing around. Rookie Jeremy Hill ran for 70 yards and was Cincinnati’s top receiver as well on...