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Plesac takes no-hitter into 8th as Indians top Mariners 4-2

May. 14, 2021 01:59 AM EDT

SEATTLE (AP) — Zach Plesac's day started with a frantic search for a pair of cleats after learning he'd left his normal road spikes behind in Cleveland. After a replacement pair was found, Plesac came within six outs of ending the longest no-hitter drought in the...

Cleveland's Zach Plesac loses no-hit bid vs. Seattle in 8th

May. 14, 2021 00:18 AM EDT

SEATTLE (AP) — Cleveland's Zach Plesac lost his no-hit bid with no outs in the eighth inning when Seattle's J.P. Crawford lined a clean single to center Thursday night It was the Mariners' first hit in 16 innings at home. The club was no-hit by Baltimore's John Means in...

Browns sign 3 draft picks on eve of rookie minicamp

May. 13, 2021 18:58 PM EDT

CLEVELAND (AP) — The Cleveland Browns signed three of their eight 2021 draft picks a day before the team was to open rookie minicamp. West Virginia linebacker Tony Fields II, Georgia safety Richard LeCounte and UCLA running back/wide receiver Demetric Felton signed...

Police: Ohio man charged with murder in death of infant son

May. 13, 2021 10:38 AM EDT

WILLOUGHBY, Ohio (AP) — A grand jury has indicted an Ohio man on murder and other charges in the death of his 3-week-old son last year, according to police officials. Police in Willoughby outside Cleveland issued a statement Wednesday that said 30-year-old William...

LEADING OFF: Burnes returns, Mariners bring up big prospects

May. 13, 2021 02:52 AM EDT

A look at what's happening around the majors today: ___ BURNES RETURNS Brewers ace Corbin Burnes is set to face St. Louis in his first start since testing positive for the coronavirus last month. The right-hander is 2-2 with a...

NFL schedules get off to strong starts with Week 1 twinbills

May. 13, 2021 01:44 AM EDT

An additional week of regular-season games will benefit NFL fans right from the start. In order to keep an equal number of doubleheaders between CBS and Fox, the league has decided to make Week 1 a doubleheader for both networks, which is also what they do on the final...

Cavs end 11-game slide, beat play-in bound Celtics 102-94

May. 12, 2021 23:22 PM EDT

CLEVELAND (AP) — The Celtics can stop chasing, get some rest and hopefully heal up. They're play-in bound. Kevin Love scored a season-high 30 points, Collin Sexton added 28 and the Cleveland Cavaliers snapped an 11-game losing streak with a 102-94 win in their home...

Amed Rosario's hit in 10th gives Indians 2-1 win over Cubs

May. 12, 2021 18:37 PM EDT

CLEVELAND (AP) — Amed Rosario's bases-loaded single with two outs in the 10th inning gave the Cleveland Indians a 2-1 win over the Chicago Cubs on Wednesday. Rosario, who drove in Cleveland’s first run with a sixth-inning double, singled to right on a 1-1 pitch from...

Celtics without Walker, Smart to face reeling Cavaliers

May. 12, 2021 15:06 PM EDT

CLEVELAND (AP) — Already missing All-Star forward Jaylen Brown because of a serious wrist injury, the Boston Celtics will also be without Kemba Walker and Marcus Smart when they play the reeling Cavaliers on Wednesday night in a game with playoff implications. The...

Bieber extends own MLB strikeout record, Indians beat Cubs

May. 11, 2021 22:22 PM EDT

CLEVELAND (AP) — On a night when Shane Bieber's pitch count climbed much faster than his strikeout total, he still came out on top. That's why he's an ace, an All-Star and the reigning Cy Young winner. “He competes like crazy," Cleveland Indians...