Rochester Century’s Andy Jacobs not only won the Class AA pole vaulting title, she set a new state record in the process.
Some of the top amateur athletes in the nation put their skills on display including a few world-record holders. Even sports anchor Ryan Shaver tried his hand at the Highland Games.
Highlights from both baseball and softball games.
NEW YORK (AP) — Two full games, plus two more innings. A total of 561 pitches. And when it was finally (FINALLY!) over, the worst team in baseball had its 17th win of the season.
The Miami Marlins
A bunch of big leaguers became marathon men on Saturday.
The Miami Marlins needed 20 innings to outlast the New York Mets 2-1, overlapping for much of the afternoon and early evening with the Toronto Blue Jays’ 4-3
EDMONTON, Alberta (AP) — Ralph Krueger was fired Saturday as coach of the Edmonton Oilers after leading the team to a 12th-place finish in the Western Conference in his lone season.
The Oilers have missed the playoffs seven
CHICAGO (AP) — A victim of the Boston Marathon bombings has thrown out the first pitch at a Chicago White Sox game, thanks to an assist from the Oval Office.
Karen Rand of Somerville, Mass., did the honors
LONG POND, Pa. (AP) — AJ Allmendinger will replace Bobby Labonte next week at Michigan International Speedway for JTG Daugherty Racing.
Allmendinger could drive even more Cup races for the struggling race team. Labonte, the 2000 Cup champion,
NEW YORK (AP) — Matt Harvey has left his start against Miami after seven innings with tightness in his lower back.
The New York Mets sensation singled in the seventh Saturday and appeared to run somewhat gingerly to
NEW YORK (AP) — A high school pitcher taken by the New York Yankees in the first round of the Major League Baseball draft is apologizing for comments that barbed the team.
Ian Clarkin was picked Thursday night.