Pirates 2, Reds 1

E_R.Martin (3), S.Marte (4). DP_Cincinnati 2, Pittsburgh 1. LOB_Cincinnati 6, Pittsburgh 5. 2B_J.Harrison (30). 3B_J.Harrison (7). SB_B.Hamilton 2 (53). HBP_by Volquez (Mesoraco, Phillips). Umpires_Home, Fieldin Culbreth; First, Brian Knight; Second, Jim Reynolds; Third, Manny...

Pirates RHP Volquez Loses No-hitter In 7th

PITTSBURGH (AP) — Pirates right-hander Edinson Volquez lost his bid for a no-hitter when Devin Mesoraco reached on a leadoff single in the seventh inning for the Cincinnati Reds. There is no score.

Pirates RHP Volquez Working On No-hitter In 7th

PITTSBURGH (AP) — Pirates right-hander Edinson Volquez has not allowed a hit in the first six innings against the Cincinnati Reds. Volquez has struck out five, walked two and hit a batter against one of his former teams. He had a career-high 17 wins for Cincinnati in 2008. There...

Jury Acquits Ohio Pain Doctor On 26 Of 27 Counts

AKRON, Ohio (AP) — A jury has acquitted a northeast Ohio pain doctor of all but one of the 27 sexual-misconduct counts filed against him in a case that centered on accusations he improperly touched 11 female patients. Hudson resident Dr. James Bressi was found guilty of one count...

Indians Activate C Yan Gomes From Concussion List

KANSAS CITY, Mo. (AP) — The Cleveland Indians activated catcher Yan Gomes from the seven-day concussion list and put him in the lineup Friday for the opener of a three-game series with the Kansas City Royals. Gomes suffered concussion symptoms after taking a baseball off his mask...

Ohio Woman In Amish Case Seeks Her Release

CLEVELAND (AP) — The attorney for a woman serving time in connection with beard- and hair-cutting attacks targeting Amish is asking a federal judge to release her. Court documents show that Linda Schrock has been imprisoned since March 2013 on a two-year sentence. Her...

Bengals Release RB BenJarvus Green-Ellis

CINCINNATI (AP) — The Bengals released running back BenJarvus Green-Ellis on Friday, a move that was anticipated after they drafted LSU’s Jeremy Hill in the second round. Green-Ellis was Cincinnati’s leading rusher each of the last two seasons. His role was reduced...

Pettine Doesn’t Mind ‘boring’ Browns Offense

CLEVELAND (AP) — Browns coach Mike Pettine enjoys Johnny Manziel’s magic show as much as anyone, but it won’t bother him if Cleveland’s offense is boring. Manziel made a few exciting plays in Thursday’s 33-13 win over the Chicago Bears, who rested all...

Man Charged In Fraud Against 3 Ex-Heat Players

MIAMI (AP) — A man already imprisoned on a real estate fraud conviction has been charged in Florida with a multi-million dollar investment scam involving three former Miami Heat players and the team itself. A grand jury indictment released Friday charges that Haider Zafar ripped...

US Rig Count Up 18 To 1,914

HOUSTON (AP) — Oilfield services company Baker Hughes Inc. says the number of rigs exploring for oil and natural gas in the U.S. increased by 18 this week to 1,914. The Houston firm said Friday in its weekly report that 1,575 rigs were exploring for oil and 338 for gas. One was...