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June 20, 2018 RSS feed / Sports

Braves come in 2nd in the Armstrong Little League’s 9/10 year-old division to Red Sox

Players and coaches of the Braves 9/10 year-old runner-up team celebrated their terrific season in the first year of participation in the Armstrong Little League. More...

Senior Games continue with bowling portion of the event’s festivities

All of the lanes were filled at King Lanes in Kittanning on Tuesday for the bowling portion of the Armstrong County Senior games. More...

Rookie Peralta leads Brewers by Pirates 3-2

PITTSBURGH (AP) — Rookie Freddy Peralta allowed two hits in six stellar innings, Jesus Aguilar hammered his 14th home run of the season and the Milwaukee Brewers cooled off the Pittsburgh Pirates 3-2 on Tuesday night.  More...

How Steelers rookies are adjusting to life in ‘The Burgh’

Mike Tomlin made clear that organized team activities and minicamp are more instructional than they are worth much to him in terms of evaluating who can actually play for him. More...

Armstrong River Hawks Softball

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Russia on brink of last 16 at World Cup, beats Egypt 3-1

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Doug Flanders takes on head role for Armstrong softball program

During Monday’s Armstrong School District board meeting, the district approved the hiring of former Armstrong varsity softball assistant coach Doug Flanders as the new head coach effective immediately.  More...

Armstrong Force 12U travel softball team claims the Cedar Point Coaster Classic

The Armstrong Force 12U travel softball team went 6-0 in the Cedar Point Classic over the weekend and defeated the Harrison City Heat 3-1 in the championship game. More...

The Fastball Paradox: With velocity up, fastballs on decline

NEW YORK (AP) — Over five seasons as ace of the Pittsburgh Pirates, Gerrit Cole threw one of the game’s hardest, heaviest fastballs, and he threw it often. The pitch helped him make millions of dollars. It put him in contention for major awards. More...

US Open being remembered for the wrong reasons

SOUTHAMPTON, N.Y. (AP) — If the aim of the U.S. Open is to identify the best player, then the last three got it right.  The problem is a tendency to remember what went wrong.  More...

Strickland breaks pitching hand punching door in frustration

SAN FRANCISCO (AP) — Giants closer Hunter Strickland broke his pitching hand punching a door in frustration after blowing the save and taking the loss in a 5-4 defeat to the Miami Marlins on Monday night.  More...

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