Reds Put Homer Bailey On Disabled List With Sprained Elbow

CINCINNATI (AP) — The Reds put starter Homer Bailey on the 15-day disabled list on Monday night with a sprained ligament in his right elbow, the same one he had surgery on last September. Bailey was limited during spring training while he completed his comeback from surgery on...

Cavs’ Kevin Love Out Next Series With Dislocated Shoulder

CLEVELAND (AP) — Cavaliers forward Kevin Love will miss at least the team’s next playoff series with a dislocated left shoulder, a damaging blow to Cleveland’s NBA title hopes. Love was hurt in the first quarter of Sunday’s win over Boston as the Cavs completed...

Ryan Braun Out Of Brewers’ Lineup In One-game Shakeup

CINCINNATI (AP) — Ryan Braun was out of the Brewers’ lineup on Monday night, part of manager Ron Roenicke’s attempt to get more from their struggling offense. Roenicke said that Braun was healthy enough to play, but was getting a second straight day of rest. Milwaukee...

Royals’ Edinson Volquez Drops Appeal, Starts 5-game Ban

CLEVELAND (AP) — Kansas City Royals pitcher Edinson Volquez has dropped his appeal of a five-game suspension for his involvement in a brawl with the Chicago White Sox last week. Volquez was to start serving his suspension against Cleveland on Monday night. “It was the right...

Royals’ Edinson Volquez Drops Appeal, Starts 5-game Ban

CLEVELAND (AP) — Kansas City Royals pitcher Edinson Volquez has dropped his appeal of a five-game suspension for his involvement in a brawl with the Chicago White Sox last week. Volquez was to start serving his suspension against Cleveland on Monday night. “It was the right...

Sarkar Named AP’s Deputy Editor For East Region

PHILADELPHIA (AP) — Pia Sarkar, a veteran reporter, editor and newsroom leader, has been named deputy editor for the east for The Associated Press, charged with helping to oversee news coverage in 10 states. The appointment was announced Monday by Karen Testa, editor for the news...

Weekly Newspaper In Northwest Ohio Closing After 10 Years

TOLEDO, Ohio (AP) — The publisher of a weekly newspaper in Toledo says the paper has printed its final issue. The Toledo Free Press is closing after 10 years in business. Publisher Tom Pounds announced Monday that business conditions forced the move. Pounds started the...

Source Of Ohio Botulism Cases Likely Was Potato Salad

LANCASTER, Ohio (AP) — Health officials say the likely source of the botulism outbreak that killed one person and sickened many others at an Ohio church potluck dinner was home-canned potatoes used in a potato salad. The Ohio Department of Health said Monday that testing has...

Judge Challenges Ohio Judicial Campaign Fundraising Rules

COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) — A Republican candidate for the Ohio Supreme Court is suing for the ability to raise campaign funds earlier than state judicial rules allow. Colleen O’Toole, a judge with the 11th Ohio District Court of Appeals in Warren in northeastern Ohio, says the...

One Of Kentucky’s 1978 ‘Twin Towers,’ Mike Phillips, Dies

MADISONVILLE, Ky. (AP) — Mike Phillips, a standout basketball player at the University of Kentucky in the 1970s, has died in western Kentucky. He was 59. Barnett-Strother Funeral Home confirmed Philips’ death. The Hopkins County coroner’s office is investigating the...