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ShoreRivers seeks swimmers and cyclists for Eastern Shore events

WYE MILLS - This fall, swimmers and cyclists have two opportunities to support ShoreRivers while enjoying the Eastern Shore: the ShoreRivers Ride for Clean Rivers at Chesapeake College on Sept. 18, …

Little League: Dorchester 8-10 State Champion All-Stars finish winning season

CAMBRIDGE – The Dorchester 8-10 State Champion All-Stars finished their season last week – in Connecticut. The boys and their coaches were in New England competing in the  Little …

Delmar falls just short of Texas in Little League softball World Series finals

GREENVILLE, N.C. — Delmar likes to think of itself as “the little town too big for one state.” So Little League fans in both Maryland and Delaware were rooting for Delmar in the …

Delmar, Md. reaches Little League World Series softball title game

GREENVILLE, N.C. — Delmar, Md. is one win away from being the best Little League softball team in the world. The Mid-Atlantic champions scored their 11 runs in the first three innings before …

Local roundup: Rickards' no-hitter puts Delmar, Md. in Little League Series semis

Macy Rickards helped Delmar, Md. take another step toward winning a World Series title on Saturday morning. Rickards fired a no-hitter, struck out 13, and also drove in a run as the Mid-Atlantic …
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PITTSBURGH (AP) — The Kenny Pickett Era is officially underway in Pittsburgh. The rookie quarterback will make his first career start Sunday when the Steelers visit Buffalo. Pickett, the …
Toronto Blue Jays vs. Baltimore OriolesBaltimore; Tuesday, 7:05 p.m. EDTPITCHING PROBABLES: Blue Jays: Mitch White (1-6, 5.21 ERA, 1.44 WHIP, 74 strikeouts); Orioles: Mike Baumann (1-3, 4.34 ERA, …
SYDNEY (AP) — Players at this year's World Cup had a few concerns about the competition, including the compact schedule and the timing of the tournament and the women took their complaints right to …
College Sports
CHICAGO--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Oct 4, 2022--Saturday is college football game day, but unfortunately for fans everywhere, it’s also the most popular day of the week to do laundry and chores.* As the …
Jim Leonhard would have preferred much different circumstances, but the former Wisconsin safety and NFL veteran has been given the opportunity to lead his alma mater’s football program. How …
Cincinnati wasn't even the American Athletic Conference leader in sacks before Saturday. With one big night against Tulsa, the Bearcats begin this week at the top of the national chart. …
Outdoors
The Maryland Department of Natural Resources is currently accepting bids for the 2022-2023 trapping season at several Wildlife Management Areas and other public lands. Deadlines for submitting bid …
TAYLORS ISLAND - The 2022 Tom Grossnickle Fishing Tournament was a great success with 50 anglers registered and beautiful weather. The tournament benefited Taylors Island Volunteer Fire Company in …
Sports

Musgrove sharp in tune-up, wild card Padres hold off Giants

SAN DIEGO (AP) — Joe Musgrove pitched six shutout innings in a potential postseason tune-up and Wil Myers homered to cap a seven-run eighth that carried the San Diego Padres past the San Francisco …

AP Interview: 1-on-1 with NBA prospect Victor Wembanyama

LAS VEGAS (AP) — Victor Wembanyama’s favorite players in the NBA right now are Kevin Durant and Giannis Antetokounmpo. That makes sense, given that they’re both taller than just about everyone …

Pujols hits No. 703, moves past Ruth for 2nd in RBIs

PITTSBURGH (AP) — Albert Pujols hit his 703rd home run Monday night, breaking a tie with Babe Ruth for second place in career RBIs, but the St. Louis Cardinals lost to Pittsburgh 3-2 when the …

Brewers' playoff hopes end despite 6-5 win over Diamondbacks

MILWAUKEE (AP) — Hunter Renfroe homered in a ninth-inning comeback and singled home the winning run in the 10th but the Milwaukee Brewers were eliminated from postseason contention on Monday night …

Phillies down Astros for 1st playoff berth since 2011

HOUSTON (AP) — Aaron Nola took a perfect game into the seventh inning and Kyle Schwarber homered twice as the Philadelphia Phillies clinched their first playoff berth in 11 years with a 3-0 win …
NEW YORK (AP) — Ben Simmons streaked behind the defense and caught a pass in transition that he dunked. About a minute later, he fired a cross-court pass to a Brooklyn Nets teammate for a …
BALTIMORE (AP) — Vladimir Guerrero Jr. hit his 32nd homer and the Toronto Blue Jays edged closer to the top seed for an American League wild card series with a 5-1 rain-shortened victory over the …