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No Mo'ne on Mound, Philly Loses to Chicago in LLWS
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No Mo'ne on Mound, Philly Loses to Chicago in LLWS

Joshua Houston had a clutch two-run single, reliever Cameron Bufford pitched a tense scoreless sixth inning, and Chicago held off gritty Philadelphia 6-5 on Thursday night in a matchup of inner-city teams at the Little League World Series. The loss eliminated Philadelphia... Read »

2 hours ago
Huskies Talk Cochran's Mullet

Huskies Talk Cochran's Mullet

UConn has named Casey Cochran as their starting QB, but it is the mullet he's wearing that has everyone talking. Watch »

6 hours ago
Charges Filed Against Teens Who Entered Ray Allen's Home

Charges Filed Against Teens Who Entered Ray Allen's Home

The Miami-Dade State Attorney’s Office filed trespassing charges against the seven people who walked into... Read »

Aug 21, 2014
Vegas Spoils Mo'ne's Night at Little League World Series, Beats Philly 8-1

Vegas Spoils Mo'ne's Night at Little League World Series, Beats Philly...

Dallan Cave and Brennan Holligan hit two-run homers, lefty reliever Austin Kryszczuk got out of two big jams,... Read »

Aug 20, 2014
#BelieveInDragons: Twitter Cheers Little League's Mo'ne Davis

#BelieveInDragons: Twitter Cheers Little League's Mo'ne Davis

Some hard-hitting Las Vegas batters may have gotten the better of Philadelphia's Taney Dragons at the Little League... Watch »

Aug 21, 2014
Rock Cats Pay Off $164K in Stadium Taxes Owed

Rock Cats Pay Off $164K in Stadium Taxes Owed

The New Britain Rock Cats have paid back more than $164,000 in taxes owed on their stadium lease, securing... Read »

Aug 20, 2014
Boyle Embraces Redshirt Opportunity

Boyle Embraces Redshirt Opportunity

Tim Boyle was in an untenable situation last season. As a true freshman, and on a team in turmoil, he was... Read »

Aug 20, 2014
Diaco Takes Risk With 2-Headed QB

Diaco Takes Risk With 2-Headed QB

In Bob Diaco's mind, the whole is greater than the sum of the parts, at least when it comes to naming a quarterback.... Read »

Aug 20, 2014
Casey Cochran's Hair Gets National Attention

Casey Cochran's Hair Gets National Attention

The news that coach Bob Diaco had named Casey Cochran the starter made the rounds in the local papers and blogs that... Read »

Aug 20, 2014
How Star Little League Team Taney Dragons Got Their Start

How Star Little League Team Taney Dragons Got Their Start

One of the founding members of the Taney Youth Baseball Association shares the history of the league. Watch »

Aug 20, 2014
Ridley Knows He Can't Fumble

Ridley Knows He Can't Fumble

A season ago, it was a problem that haunted Patriots running back Stevan Ridley all the way to the Read »

Aug 20, 2014
Bank Forecloses on Dwyane Wade's Suburban Chicago Home

Bank Forecloses on Dwyane Wade's Suburban Chicago Home

Documents show payments not made on South Holland home owned by Wade and his ex-wife since November 2013. Read »

Aug 20, 2014
Clippers Owner Ballmer Steps Down From Microsoft Board

Clippers Owner Ballmer Steps Down From Microsoft Board

Steve Ballmer on Tuesday left Microsoft's Board of Directors, citing new commitments as owner of the Los... Read »

Aug 19, 2014
Little League Star Mo'ne Davis on Sports Illustrated

Little League Star Mo'ne Davis on Sports Illustrated

Mo'ne Davis, the 13-year-old girl who's become baseball's breakout star, has become the first Little League... Read »

Aug 20, 2014
Gronkowski Wants to Play 16 Games

Gronkowski Wants to Play 16 Games

For all that Rob Gronkowski brings to an offense, the Patriots' tight end has struggled to stay healthy during much... Read »

Aug 19, 2014
Manziel's Middle Finger Taints Browns' Loss to Redskins

Manziel's Middle Finger Taints Browns' Loss to Redskins

Johnny Manziel struggled to hit open receivers and added another gesture to his repertoire -- a middle... Read »

Aug 19, 2014
Whitmer Thought About Leaving UConn

Whitmer Thought About Leaving UConn

In many respects, Chandler Whitmer was an innocent bystander last season. He happened to be at the wrong place... Read »

Aug 19, 2014
McCombs to Play at Rhode Island

McCombs to Play at Rhode Island

Lyle McCombs, who left the UConn program in June as the fourth-leading rusher in school history (2,681 yards), will... Read »

Aug 19, 2014
Casey Cochran Named UConn Starter

Casey Cochran Named UConn Starter

As far as quarterback competitions go, it didn't come with quite the intrigue of, say, Johnny Manziel Read »

Aug 20, 2014
Mo'ne Davis Wants to Play for UConn

Mo'ne Davis Wants to Play for UConn

Mo'ne Davis is one of the biggest stories ahead of the 2014 Little League World Series, but her sports goals extend... Read »

Aug 19, 2014
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