Sports

Bees prevail over Rainiers 11-9 in PCL classic

18 Aug , 2017 Sports

SALT LAKE CITY — The Bees and Rainiers put on a classic PCL game Thursday night at Smith’s Ballpark. In a contest that featured 11 total pitchers, the two clubs combined to score 20 runs on 27 hits in the Bees’ 11-9 victory. Salt Lake overcame multiple deficits, thanks to a seven-run second inning and […]

Joe Maddon’s Respect 90 charity boxing event a hit

18 Aug , 2017 Sports

Five years ago, Englewood resident Ivry Hall was about to get swallowed up in a world of gangs, drugs and violence. But then Crushers Club changed that trajectory. Now, Hall, a 17-year-old student at Tilden High School, has a 4.0 GPA and plans to become an OB-GYN. “I learned integrity from boxing,” Hall said. “Because […]

High school football: East opens things up in a 42-10 win over Timpview

18 Aug , 2017 Sports

PROVO — The final score East put together during Thursday’s 42-10 romp over Timpview was a typical outcome for the Leopards, although the manner in which they did so maybe deviated a bit from the usual course. Sure, East once again ran its triple-option attack well, but it was a number of big plays, and […]

Eagles DE Chris Long supports anthem-protesting teammate

18 Aug , 2017 Sports

PHILADELPHIA (AP) — Chris Long, the Philadelphia defensive end who grew up in Charlottesville, Virginia, put his arm around teammate Malcolm Jenkins as a show of unity during the national anthem before the Eagles’ exhibition game Thursday night against Buffalo. Long’s brother Kyle is a offensive lineman with the Bears. Jenkins stood with his right […]

New Region 8 boys golf teams tee up for first time this season

18 Aug , 2017 Sports

PROVO — Lots of changes have come with the realignment of regions this year, and with change comes opportunity. The Region 8 boys golf teams got their season started Thursday at beautiful East Bay Golf Course. The team from Springville came out hitting on all cylinders, shooting a team score of 308 to take first […]

Jay Cutler 3-for-6 for 24 yards in debut with Dolphins

18 Aug , 2017 Sports

MIAMI GARDENS, Fla. — Jay Cutler ran onto the field with the Miami Dolphins for the first time, and the fans greeted their new quarterback with a loud ovation. They didn’t have much else to cheer about over the next three hours. Ryan Mallett threw for 113 yards and a touchdown, Josh Woodrum ran for […]

Mitch Trubisky’s perfect throw highlights good day for QBs at Prospect

18 Aug , 2017 Sports

The Chicago Sun-Times’ Adam L. Jahns breaks down the Bears’ practice Thursday night at Prospect High School. QB Update Quarterbacks Mike Glennon, Mark Sanchez and Mitch Trubisky all had strong moments during a light practice Thursday night at Prospect High School. Glennon’s best showing came late in practice when he completed four consecutive passes down […]

Bears continue to mix and match offensive line with Kyle Long limited

18 Aug , 2017 Sports

With Prospect High School as their setting, the Bears continued to prepare themselves for a future that could feature guard Kyle Long on the sidelines. Long returned to practice Thursday, but he didn’t participate after undergoing treatment on his surgically repaired right ankle a day earlier. Fox said Long met with the doctor who originally […]

Reynaldo Lopez leaves game soreness in right side

18 Aug , 2017 Sports

ARLINGTON, Texas — White Sox prospect Reynaldo Lopez left his start against the Texas Rangers during the fifth inning Thursday with soreness in his right side. Lopez, leading 5-4 at the time, was visited at the mound by manager Rick Renteria and trainer Herm Schneider with two runners on and one out. Renteria and Schneider […]

Guillen puzzled by Reinsdorf’s ‘burned bridges’ comment

18 Aug , 2017 Sports

ARLINGTON, Texas — Ozzie Guillen says he’s not sure what chairman Jerry Reinsdorf meant when he told USA Today that Guillen wouldn’t manage the White Sox again because he had burned a bridge with the organization. “To be honest I don’t know who I burned a bridge with,” Guillen, who managed the Sox to a […]