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8:30 a.m. (NBCSN) Horse racing: Royal Ascot. 11 a.m. (FS1) Soccer: FIFA Confederations Cup, Russia vs. Portugal. 2 p.m. (FS1) Soccer: FIFA Confederations Cup, Mexico vs. New Zealand. 7 p.m. (STO) Baseball: Indians at Orioles. 7 p.m. (ESPN) College World Series, Florida ...

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East Liverpool seeks coaches EAST LIVERPOOL — East Liverpool Junior High is looking for wrestling coaches and volunteers. If interested, call coach Scott Hiemstra at (330) 853-5845. East Liverpool Wrestling Camp EAST LIVERPOOL — East Liverpool Wrestling Camp for middle and high school ...

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2 p.m. (ESPN) College World Series: Texas A&M vs. TCU. 7 p.m. (ESPN) College  World Series: Louisville vs. Florida. 7 p.m. (STO) Baseball: Indians at Orioles. 7:40 p.m. (ROOT) Baseball: Pirates at Brewers. 8 p.m. (GOLF) Golf: PGA Professional Championship, third ...

Rizzo, Cubs too much for Pirates

PITTSBURGH (AP) — Anthony Rizzo hardly looks like a typical leadoff hitter. The Chicago Cubs’ 6-foot-3, 240-pound first baseman isn’t much of a stolen base threat and he doesn’t exactly motor down the line. But there’s more than one way to challenge opposing pitchers, and Rizzo has ...

Indians break out the brooms

MINNEAPOLIS— There’s still a lot of baseball left to play this season, but it’s hard to overlook what the Cleveland Indians did over the weekend. Edwin Encarnacion homered twice, Trevor Bauer pitched seven strong innings and Jose Ramirez had his sixth straight multihit game on Sunday as ...

Buccos fall apart in late innings

PITTSBURGH — Anthony Rizzo almost led off his third straight game with a homer, losing his bid after a replay review, before helping key a six-run rally in the ninth inning that sent the Chicago Cubs over the Pittsburgh Pirates 9-5 Friday night. The Cubs won for just the third time in nine ...

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11 a.m. (8, 19, 53) Golf: USGA, U.S. Open, third round, at Hartford, Wis. 11 a.m. (FS1) Soccer: FIFA Confederations Cup, first stage, Russia vs. New Zealand, at St. Petersburg, Russia 1 p.m. (3, 9, 11, 21) Sailing: America’s Cup, Match Races 1 & 2, Oracle Team USA vs. Emirates Team ...

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Elderly spectator dies at Open ERIN, Wis. (AP) — A 94-year-old man died Friday during the second round of the U.S. Open at Erin Hills. Authorities say the death appears to be of natural causes. Rescue personnel and sheriff’s deputies were dispatched to the grandstand next to the sixth ...

Despite loss, local players enjoy Jack Arvin Classic

HUBBARD — The Jack Arvin Football Classic is billed as a contest between Trumbull and Mahoning County all-star players. But this year the 33rd annual game featured 14 players from Columbiana County. Even the head coach Michael Demster hails from United Local. On Thursday night, the Mahoning ...

Blatch named Crestview girls coach

COLUMBIANA — Crestview is turning to former Southern boys basketball coach Aaron Blatch to lead its girls basketball program. The coach’s hiring was approved by a 5-0 vote on Wednesday at the Crestview Board of Education meeting. “As soon as I heard the job come open, I was really ...