DENVER — Drew Stubbs capped Colorado’s five-run ninth inning with a three-run homer, sending the Rockies to a 10-9 victory over the Cincinnati Reds on Sunday in the first game of a doubleheader.
The Reds carried a 9-5 lead into the ninth, but All-Star closer Aroldis Chapman walked four straight batters before he was replaced by J.J. Hoover. Pinch-hitter Wilin Rosario then hit a sacrifice fly to trim Cincinnati’s lead to two.
CLEVELAND — Shawn Marion wanted another shot at an NBA title. He’ll get it playing with LeBron James.
The free-agent forward has agreed to a contract with the Cavaliers, a person familiar with the negotiations told The Associated Press on Sunday. The 36-year-old Marion informed the Cavs this weekend that he will take a minimum deal and play for them next season, added the person who spoke condition of anonymity because the contract has not been finalized.
Sunday, August 17, 2014 9:09 PM | Updated ( Sunday, August 17, 2014 9:27 PM )
ELIDA — Limaland Motorsports Park concluded its 17th season Friday night under the ownership and operation of the University of Northwestern Ohio by crowning track champions in all three racing divisions and the touring K & L Ready Mix NRA Sprint Invaders.
Ideal weather conditions greeted another huge crowd at the pristine facility on Dutch Hollow Road and the racing action did not disappoint.