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Hessman Sets Minor League HR Record With No. 433

TOLEDO, Ohio (AP) — Call him the real-life Crash Davis. Mike Hessman, an infielder for Triple-A Toledo in the Detroit Tigers’ system, became the career home run leader for U.S.-based minor leagues Monday night, hitting his 433rd in the seventh inning of a game against...

Hessman Sets Minor League HR Record With No. 433

TOLEDO, Ohio (AP) — Call him the real-life Crash Davis. Mike Hessman, an infielder for Triple-A Toledo in the Detroit Tigers’ system, became the career home run leader for U.S.-based minor leagues Monday night, hitting his 433rd in the seventh inning of a game against...

Son, Barbaree Lead Junior PGA Championship

BRYAN, Texas (AP) — Yujeong Son matched the women’s course record with a 7-under 64 on Monday to take the first-round lead in the Junior PGA Championship, and U.S. Junior Amateur champion Philip Barbaree topped the boys’ leaderboard at 66. The 14-year-old Son, from...

Indians Put 2B Kipnis On DL With Shoulder Inflammation

ANAHEIM, Calif. (AP) — The Cleveland Indians have put All-Star second baseman Jason Kipnis on the 15-day disabled list because of chronic inflammation in his right shoulder. The Indians sent their leadoff hitter back to Cleveland to be examined by team doctors before the start of...

International League

___ Gwinnett 3, Rochester 1 Lehigh Valley at Toledo, 7 p.m. Pawtucket at Syracuse, 7:05 p.m. Louisville at Norfolk, 7:05 p.m. Indianapolis at Durham, 7:05 p.m. Rochester at Gwinnett, 6:35 p.m. Lehigh Valley at Toledo, 7 p.m. Pawtucket at Syracuse, 7:05 p.m. Indianapolis at...

GOP Hopefuls Take On Illegal Immigration In Debate Preview

MANCHESTER, N.H. (AP) — The Republican Party’s presidential class called for aggressive steps to curb illegal immigration, seizing on a delicate political issue as more than a dozen White House hopefuls faced off in New Hampshire on Monday night for a pointed preview of the...

GOP Lash Out At Illegal Immigration In Debate Preview

MANCHESTER, N.H. (AP) — The Republican Party’s presidential class called for aggressive steps to curb illegal immigration as more than a dozen White House hopefuls faced off in New Hampshire on Monday night, part of a pointed preview of the first full-fledged debate of the...

Changes To Ohio Police Requirements Clear State Rules Panel

COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) — Ohio officers will soon be required to have a high school diploma or equivalent under several police training changes cleared by a state panel. Currently, candidates who want to attend a basic training academy must be at least age 18, not have felony...

Judge Rules Man Ineligible For Execution In Ohio Slayings

AKRON, Ohio (AP) — A judge has ruled that a northeast Ohio man is mentally unfit to be given the death penalty in the slayings of a man and his two teenage children during a home-invasion robbery. The Summit County judge ruled Monday that 23-year-old Michael Hendon of Akron has...

Ohio Daybook

Associated Press Ohio Daybook for Tuesday, Aug. 04. The daybook is for planning purposes only and is not intended for publication or broadcast. You should verify any event you plan to cover. Please keep the AP in mind when news develops. The Columbus bureau is reachable at...