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Reds beat Nationals 8-7 in 11 but fall further behind Cards

Sep. 25, 2021 00:36 AM EDT

CINCINNATI (AP) — Aristides Aquino drove in TJ Friedl with a game-ending single off the glove of second baseman Luis Garcia, and the Cincinnati Reds beat the Washington Nationals 8-7 in 11 innings Friday night. Aquino’s sharp one-hopper off Mason Thompson (1-2)...

Go route: Browns' Beckham to return Sunday against Bears

Sep. 24, 2021 15:49 PM EDT

BEREA, Ohio (AP) — Odell Beckham Jr. has been cleared for takeoff. The star Browns wide receiver made it full through a full week of practice without any issues with his reconstructed knee and coach Kevin Stefanski said Friday that Beckham will make his return Sunday...

Ohio lawmakers line up to repeal subsidy for coal plants

Sep. 24, 2021 09:46 AM EDT

CLEVELAND (AP) — Some lawmakers in the Ohio Legislature want to end a subsidy for two unprofitable Cold War-era coal plants that have cost state electric customers more than $340 million thus far and leave them on the hook for hundreds of millions more, thanks to a tainted energy bill that...

Packers-Niners renew now familiar NFL rivalry on Sunday

Sep. 24, 2021 01:08 AM EDT

If it seems as if the Packers have transferred to the NFC West or the 49ers moved to the NFC North, blame the schedule makers at league headquarters. When Green Bay (1-1) visits San Francisco (2-0) on Sunday, it will be the fourth trip to the Bay Area for the Cheeseheads...

Soto homers twice, boosts average to .325, Nats beat Reds

Sep. 23, 2021 22:52 PM EDT

CINCINNATI (AP) — National League batting leader Juan Soto homered in consecutive innings, and the Washington Nationals pushed the Cincinnati Reds further from playoff contention with a 3-2 win Thursday night in the opener of a four-game series. Seeking his second...

Steelers, Bengals still searching for identities in Week 3

Sep. 23, 2021 14:42 PM EDT

PITTSBURGH (AP) — No matter when it comes, that first loss always stings. All the work during the offseason. All the optimism built over the course of training camp. All the preparation during game week. All of it evaporates the second the clock hits zero and the number...

Rookie Fields making first NFL start as Bears visit Browns

Sep. 23, 2021 13:41 PM EDT

CHICAGO (1-1) at CLEVELAND (1-1) Sunday, 1 p.m. EDT, Fox OPENING LINE: Browns by 7/12, according to FanDuel SportsBook. AGAINST THE SPREAD: Bears 1-1; Browns 1-1. SERIES RECORD: Browns lead 9-7. ...

Reds manager Bell agrees to 2-year extension

Sep. 22, 2021 17:00 PM EDT

CINCINNATI (AP) — The Cincinnati Reds and manager David Bell announced a two-year extension through of his contract through 2023. Bell, 49, agreed in October 2018 to a three-year contract that included a team option for 2022. The Reds are 76-74 this season, third in the...

Fields to make first start for Bears with Dalton injured

Sep. 22, 2021 16:47 PM EDT

LAKE FOREST, Ill. (AP) — The Chicago Bears planned to have Justin Fields adjust to the NFL while watching from the sideline as a backup to veteran Andy Dalton. Well, so much for that. Fields is set to make his first start when the Bears visit the...

Rain forces postponement of Pirates' game at Reds

Sep. 22, 2021 13:15 PM EDT

CINCINNATI (AP) — The finale of Pittsburgh’s three-game series at Cincinnati was postponed Wednesday by rain about 10 minutes before the scheduled first pitch. The game was rescheduled for Monday at 1:10 p.m. The teams split the first two games of the series. The Reds...