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Allen's RBI single in 11th leads Indians past Red Sox, 4-3

Sep. 24, 2018 1:02 AM EDT

CLEVELAND (AP) — The Boston Red Sox are trying to make history. The Cleveland Indians keep getting in the way. And after a highly competitive three-game series, the teams could see each other again next month with even more at stake. Greg Allen singled with one out and the bases loaded in the 11th inning...

Red Wings use 2nd-period spree to beat Penguins 3-2

Sep. 23, 2018 10:57 PM EDT

PITTSBURGH (AP) — Michael Rasmussen, Andreas Athanasiou and Trevor Daley scored in a 5:47 span in the second period, and Harri Sateri made 29 saves in the Detroit Red Wings' 3-2 victory over the Pittsburgh Penguins on Sunday. Ryan Haggerty and Teddy Blueger scored for the Penguins. Casey DeSmith started...

Summaries of the governor's races on the ballot in 36 states

Sep. 23, 2018 10:21 AM EDT

Governor's races are on the ballot this November in 36 states. The most competitive races are expected to be in states where Republicans now hold the job. Summaries of each race: ALABAMA Republican Kay Ivey is being challenged by the mayor of Tuscaloosa, Democrat Walter Maddox, who is seeking to be the first...

AP Top 25 Takeaways: When good isn't good enough, switch QBs

Sep. 23, 2018 9:50 AM EDT

Making a quarterback switch with a good team can be a tricky maneuver. But sometimes good isn't good enough. No. 8 Notre Dame made the move Saturday at Wake Forest. No. 21 Miami did the same, with the relative ease you might expect against Florida International. Meanwhile, the QB rotation continued at No. 3...

Cullen powers Penguins past Blue Jackets

Sep. 23, 2018 1:24 AM EDT

PITTSBURGH (AP) — Matt Cullen scored two goals and had an assist to lead the Pittsburgh Penguins to a 7-3 preseason win over the Columbus Blue Jackets on Saturday. Zach Trotman, Garrett Wilson, Adam Johnson, Juuso Riikola and Kris Letang also scored for Pittsburgh. Fourteen Penguins players recorded at...

Brantley single in 11th lifts Indians over Red Sox 5-4

Sep. 23, 2018 12:50 AM EDT

CLEVELAND (AP) — Michael Brantley kept his cool and delivered for the Cleveland Indians. Brantley singled in the winning run in the 11th inning, and Cleveland beat the Red Sox 5-4 on Saturday night to delay Boston's bid for a club-record 106th victory and home-field advantage throughout the postseason. The...

Cronkrite's 80-yard TD run helps USF beat ECU 20-13

Sep. 23, 2018 12:25 AM EDT

TAMPA, Fla. (AP) — East Carolina's bid to wrap up an extended weather-related Florida stay with a victory came up just short. Jordan Cronkrite had the go-ahead 80-yard touchdown run early in the fourth quarter and South Florida beat Hurricane Florence-impacted East Carolina 20-13 in the American Athletic...

Cronkrite's 80-yard TD run helps USF beat ECU 20-13

Sep. 22, 2018 11:29 PM EDT

TAMPA, Fla. (AP) — Jordan Cronkrite had the go-ahead 80-yard touchdown run early in the fourth quarter and South Florida beat Hurricane Florence-impacted East Carolina 20-13 in the American Athletic Conference opener for both teams on Saturday night. East Carolina relocated to Orlando, Florida by bus Sept...

Higuain, Zardes help Crew beat Rapids 2-1

Sep. 22, 2018 10:09 PM EDT

COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) — Federico Higuain had a goal and an assist to help the Columbus Crew beat the Colorado Rapids 2-1 on Saturday night. Higuain rolled a left-footer into an open net to cap the scoring in the 57th minute. Milton Valenzuela, dribbling through the center of the box, had it deflected off his...

No. 4 Ohio State routs Tulane in Meyer's return to sideline

Sep. 22, 2018 9:49 PM EDT

COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) — Ohio State gift-wrapped a blowout for Urban Meyer in his return to the sideline, making sure the coach didn't have to get too stressed or too mad at anybody and didn't have to make any monumental decisions. The No. 4 Buckeyes played like, well, like they played while Meyer was...