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  • Arkansas RazorbacksMore>>

  • Razorbacks Can't Stave Off Bulldog Rally

    Razorbacks Can't Stave Off Bulldog Rally

    Saturday, April 21 2018 12:56 AM EDT2018-04-21 04:56:53 GMT
    (Source: KAIT)(Source: KAIT)
    (Source: KAIT)(Source: KAIT)
    STARKVILLE, Miss. – Even after jumping out to a 5-0 lead, with four off a grand slam from Eric Cole, Friday night, the No. 3 Arkansas Razorbacks couldn’t hold off a late rally from the Mississippi State Bulldogs and could not get a baserunner over the final four innings before falling, 7-6, in the series opener at Dudy Noble Field. The loss drops Arkansas’ overall record to 28-11 and is just its’ second loss in its last 11 games. In conference play, the...
    STARKVILLE, Miss. – Even after jumping out to a 5-0 lead, with four off a grand slam from Eric Cole, Friday night, the No. 3 Arkansas Razorbacks couldn’t hold off a late rally from the Mississippi State Bulldogs and could not get a baserunner over the final four innings before falling, 7-6, in the series opener at Dudy Noble Field. The loss drops Arkansas’ overall record to 28-11 and is just its’ second loss in its last 11 games. In conference play, the...
  • Red Wolves post strong performances in split weekend

    Red Wolves post strong performances in split weekend

    Saturday, April 14 2018 10:20 PM EDT2018-04-15 02:20:03 GMT
    Sports - ASU Red Wolves (White)Sports - ASU Red Wolves (White)
    Sports - ASU Red Wolves (White)Sports - ASU Red Wolves (White)
    Auburn, AL (A-State) – The Arkansas State track and field teams saw athletes split up for two different meets and both groups came away with strong performances at the Tiger Track Classic and Triton Invitational. Jaylen Bacon made his season debut in the 100-meter dash and did not disappoint. He posted a time of 10.09 seconds to win the event at the Tiger Track Classic. The time ranks him atop the Sun Belt Conference, second in the NCAA West Region and fourth overall natio...
    Auburn, AL (A-State) – The Arkansas State track and field teams saw athletes split up for two different meets and both groups came away with strong performances at the Tiger Track Classic and Triton Invitational. Jaylen Bacon made his season debut in the 100-meter dash and did not disappoint. He posted a time of 10.09 seconds to win the event at the Tiger Track Classic. The time ranks him atop the Sun Belt Conference, second in the NCAA West Region and fourth overall natio...
  • Pitching staff throws doubleheader shutout for series win

    Pitching staff throws doubleheader shutout for series win

    Saturday, April 14 2018 10:17 PM EDT2018-04-15 02:17:50 GMT
    (Source: KAIT)(Source: KAIT)
    (Source: KAIT)(Source: KAIT)
    Fayetteville, AR (UofA) - Playing in its third doubleheader of the season, No. 2 Arkansas didn’t need to outslug South Carolina on Saturday as it was the pitching staff that shined, allowing no runs and just four hits over the two-game day, helping to sweep the twin bill, 2-0 and 3-0, earning the series win over the Gamecocks. Due to the strong storms that moved through the area on Friday, both games of today’s doubleheader were forced to be just seven innings long. Star...
    Fayetteville, AR (UofA) - Playing in its third doubleheader of the season, No. 2 Arkansas didn’t need to outslug South Carolina on Saturday as it was the pitching staff that shined, allowing no runs and just four hits over the two-game day, helping to sweep the twin bill, 2-0 and 3-0, earning the series win over the Gamecocks. Due to the strong storms that moved through the area on Friday, both games of today’s doubleheader were forced to be just seven innings long. Star...
  • St. Louis CardinalsSt. Louis CardinalsMore>>

  • Molina hits go-ahead homer, Cardinals hold off Reds 4-3

    Molina hits go-ahead homer, Cardinals hold off Reds 4-3

    Saturday, April 21 2018 5:45 PM EDT2018-04-21 21:45:34 GMT
    (Source: AP Graphics Bank)(Source: AP Graphics Bank)

    Yadier Molina hit a tiebreaking home run in the seventh inning and rookie reliever Jordan Hicks got Scooter Gennett to ground into a game-ending double play with the bases loaded, lifting the St. Louis Cardinals over the...

    Yadier Molina hit a tiebreaking home run in the seventh inning and rookie reliever Jordan Hicks got Scooter Gennett to ground into a game-ending double play with the bases loaded, lifting the St. Louis Cardinals over the...

  • Redbirds’ Bats Go Cold In Loss To Omaha

    Redbirds’ Bats Go Cold In Loss To Omaha

    Friday, April 20 2018 11:38 PM EDT2018-04-21 03:38:34 GMT
    OMAHA, Nebraska – The Memphis Redbirds couldn’t get the bats going despite a strong start from Daniel Poncedeleon, as they dropped the series finale to the Omaha Storm Chasers 5-0, Friday night in Omaha, Neb. Memphis (12-4) managed a season-low three hits against the Storm Chasers (4-11). Poncedeleon twirled six strong innings, but the offense couldn’t pick him up. Omaha (Kansas City) took a 1-0 lead in the second after they notched two-consecutive hits t...
    OMAHA, Nebraska – The Memphis Redbirds couldn’t get the bats going despite a strong start from Daniel Poncedeleon, as they dropped the series finale to the Omaha Storm Chasers 5-0, Friday night in Omaha, Neb. Memphis (12-4) managed a season-low three hits against the Storm Chasers (4-11). Poncedeleon twirled six strong innings, but the offense couldn’t pick him up. Omaha (Kansas City) took a 1-0 lead in the second after they notched two-consecutive hits t...
  • Lester, Heyward lead Cubs past Cardinals 8-5

    Lester, Heyward lead Cubs past Cardinals 8-5

    Friday, April 20 2018 11:58 AM EDT2018-04-20 15:58:34 GMT
    (Source: AP Graphics Bank)(Source: AP Graphics Bank)

    Jon Lester was dominant through six innings of two-hit ball in his 100th start as Cub, Jason Heyward hit a two-run homer and Chicago defeated the St. Louis Cardinals 8-5 on Thursday.

    Jon Lester was dominant through six innings of two-hit ball in his 100th start as Cub, Jason Heyward hit a two-run homer and Chicago defeated the St. Louis Cardinals 8-5 on Thursday.

  • National SportsMore>>

  • Trump considering pardon for late boxer Jack Johnson

    Trump considering pardon for late boxer Jack Johnson

    Saturday, April 21 2018 3:44 PM EDT2018-04-21 19:44:16 GMT
    Sunday, April 22 2018 4:35 AM EDT2018-04-22 08:35:54 GMT
    Stallone, who starred in the 1976 boxing film "Rocky" and several sequels, is a supporter of the president and attended Trump's New Years' Eve party at Mar-a-Lago in 2016. (Source: CNN/Twitter)Stallone, who starred in the 1976 boxing film "Rocky" and several sequels, is a supporter of the president and attended Trump's New Years' Eve party at Mar-a-Lago in 2016. (Source: CNN/Twitter)

    President Donald Trump says he's considering "a Full Pardon!" for boxing's first black heavyweight champion more than 100 years after Jack Johnson was convicted by all-white jury of "immorality" for one of his...

    President Donald Trump says he's considering "a Full Pardon!" for boxing's first black heavyweight champion more than 100 years after Jack Johnson was convicted by all-white jury of "immorality" for one of his relationships.

  • High-scoring Lightning showing they play defense, too

    High-scoring Lightning showing they play defense, too

    Sunday, April 22 2018 3:04 AM EDT2018-04-22 07:04:45 GMT
    Sunday, April 22 2018 3:16 AM EDT2018-04-22 07:16:43 GMT
    (AP Photo/Chris O'Meara). Tampa Bay Lightning defenseman Mikhail Sergachev (98) celebrates after his goal against the New Jersey Devils with teammates, including Alex Killorn (17) and center Anthony Cirelli (71) during the first period of Game 5 of an ...(AP Photo/Chris O'Meara). Tampa Bay Lightning defenseman Mikhail Sergachev (98) celebrates after his goal against the New Jersey Devils with teammates, including Alex Killorn (17) and center Anthony Cirelli (71) during the first period of Game 5 of an ...
    Vasileviskiy, Lightning playing solid defense in playoffs.
    Vasileviskiy, Lightning playing solid defense in playoffs.
  • Dominant Davis wills Pelicans into 2nd round of playoffs

    Dominant Davis wills Pelicans into 2nd round of playoffs

    Sunday, April 22 2018 2:44 AM EDT2018-04-22 06:44:35 GMT
    Sunday, April 22 2018 3:16 AM EDT2018-04-22 07:16:37 GMT
    (AP Photo/Scott Threlkeld). New Orleans Pelicans forward Anthony Davis blocks a shot by Portland Trail Blazers guard Wade Baldwin IV during the first half of Game 4 of a first-round NBA basketball playoff series in New Orleans, Saturday, April 21, 2018.(AP Photo/Scott Threlkeld). New Orleans Pelicans forward Anthony Davis blocks a shot by Portland Trail Blazers guard Wade Baldwin IV during the first half of Game 4 of a first-round NBA basketball playoff series in New Orleans, Saturday, April 21, 2018.
    Pelicans All-Star Anthony Davis says winning a series is "amazing" after being viewed as a longshot just to make the playoffs.
    Pelicans All-Star Anthony Davis says winning a series is "amazing" after being viewed as a longshot just to make the playoffs.
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