Artesia News http://www.artesianews.com Local news for Artesia New Mexico and the surrounding Pecos Valley Sun, 05 Jul 2015 02:28:00 +0000 en-US hourly 1 http://wordpress.org/?v=4.2.2 Bryant’s grand slam, 2 homers lead Cubs over Marlins 7-2 http://www.artesianews.com/1067813/bryants-grand-slam-2-homers-lead-cubs-over-marlins-7-2.html http://www.artesianews.com/1067813/bryants-grand-slam-2-homers-lead-cubs-over-marlins-7-2.html#comments Sun, 05 Jul 2015 02:25:44 +0000 http://www.artesianews.com/1067813/bryants-grand-slam-2-homers-lead-cubs-over-marlins-7-2.html Chicago Cubs' Kris Bryant hits a grand slam during the second inning of a baseball game against the Miami Marlins, Saturday, July 4, 2015, in Chicago. (AP Photo/Nam Y. Huh)

CHICAGO (AP) — Kris Bryant hit two home runs, including a grand slam, to lead the Chicago Cubs over the Miami Marlins 7-2 Saturday night.

©2015 The Artesia Daily Press / Associated Press

]]>
http://www.artesianews.com/1067813/bryants-grand-slam-2-homers-lead-cubs-over-marlins-7-2.html/feed 0
Finlay scores twice, Crew beat Red Bulls 2-1 http://www.artesianews.com/1067809/finlay-scores-twice-crew-beat-red-bulls-2-1.html http://www.artesianews.com/1067809/finlay-scores-twice-crew-beat-red-bulls-2-1.html#comments Sun, 05 Jul 2015 01:53:55 +0000 http://www.artesianews.com/1067809/finlay-scores-twice-crew-beat-red-bulls-2-1.html COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) — Kei Kamara set up Ethan Finlay's two goals, and the Columbus Crew rallied to beat the New York Red Bulls 2-1 on Saturday night.

©2015 The Artesia Daily Press / Associated Press

]]>
http://www.artesianews.com/1067809/finlay-scores-twice-crew-beat-red-bulls-2-1.html/feed 0
Anderson gets no help from bats, Indians lose 1-0 to Pirates http://www.artesianews.com/1067810/anderson-gets-no-help-from-bats-indians-lose-1-0-to-pirates.html http://www.artesianews.com/1067810/anderson-gets-no-help-from-bats-indians-lose-1-0-to-pirates.html#comments Sun, 05 Jul 2015 01:50:28 +0000 http://www.artesianews.com/1067810/anderson-gets-no-help-from-bats-indians-lose-1-0-to-pirates.html Cleveland Indians starting pitcher Cody Anderson delivers during the first inning of a baseball game against the Pittsburgh Pirates in Pittsburgh on Saturday, July 4, 2015. (AP Photo/Gene J. Puskar)

PITTSBURGH (AP) — Cleveland Indians rookie Cody Anderson has a simple explanation for such a successful start to his major league career.

©2015 The Artesia Daily Press / Associated Press

]]>
http://www.artesianews.com/1067810/anderson-gets-no-help-from-bats-indians-lose-1-0-to-pirates.html/feed 0
Chile beats Argentina 4-1 on penalties to win Copa America http://www.artesianews.com/1067805/chile-beats-argentina-4-1-on-penalties-to-win-copa-america.html http://www.artesianews.com/1067805/chile-beats-argentina-4-1-on-penalties-to-win-copa-america.html#comments Sun, 05 Jul 2015 01:14:35 +0000 http://www.artesianews.com/1067805/chile-beats-argentina-4-1-on-penalties-to-win-copa-america.html Chile's players celebrate with the Copa America trophy after defeating Argentina in the final soccer match at the National Stadium in Santiago, Chile, Saturday, July 4, 2015. Chile became Copa America champions for the first time after defeating Argentina in a penalty shootout. (AP Photo/Luis Hidalgo)

SANTIAGO, Chile (AP) — The wait is finally over for Chile. The title drought continues for Argentina.

©2015 The Artesia Daily Press / Associated Press

]]>
http://www.artesianews.com/1067805/chile-beats-argentina-4-1-on-penalties-to-win-copa-america.html/feed 0
Reds C Pena ejected after review argument http://www.artesianews.com/1067808/reds-c-pena-ejected-after-review-argument.html http://www.artesianews.com/1067808/reds-c-pena-ejected-after-review-argument.html#comments Sun, 05 Jul 2015 01:13:03 +0000 http://www.artesianews.com/1067808/reds-c-pena-ejected-after-review-argument.html CINCINNATI (AP) — Reds catcher Brayan Pena was ejected from Saturday's game against the Milwaukee Brewers in the fifth inning after arguing about a replay review that failed to overturn a call that went against Cincinnati.

©2015 The Artesia Daily Press / Associated Press

]]>
http://www.artesianews.com/1067808/reds-c-pena-ejected-after-review-argument.html/feed 0
Blatter: French, German presidents tried influence WCup vote http://www.artesianews.com/1067797/blatter-french-german-presidents-tried-influence-wcup-vote.html http://www.artesianews.com/1067797/blatter-french-german-presidents-tried-influence-wcup-vote.html#comments Sun, 05 Jul 2015 00:23:45 +0000 http://www.artesianews.com/1067797/blatter-french-german-presidents-tried-influence-wcup-vote.html BERLIN (AP) — FIFA president Sepp Blatter said in a Sunday newspaper interview that French and German presidents applied political pressure before the 2018 and 2022 World Cups were awarded to Russia and Qatar, respectively.

©2015 The Artesia Daily Press / Associated Press

]]>
http://www.artesianews.com/1067797/blatter-french-german-presidents-tried-influence-wcup-vote.html/feed 0
Earnhardt to start on pole after rain washes out qualifying http://www.artesianews.com/1067772/earnhardt-to-start-on-pole-after-rain-washes-out-qualifying.html http://www.artesianews.com/1067772/earnhardt-to-start-on-pole-after-rain-washes-out-qualifying.html#comments Sat, 04 Jul 2015 22:21:44 +0000 http://www.artesianews.com/1067772/earnhardt-to-start-on-pole-after-rain-washes-out-qualifying.html Race fans take photos of NASCAR auto race driver Dale Earnhardt Jr., left, as he walks to the media center for a news conference at Daytona International Speedway, Saturday, July 4, 2015, in Daytona Beach, Fla. (AP Photo/Phelan M. Ebenhack)

DAYTONA BEACH, Fla. (AP) — Dale Earnhardt Jr. earned the pole for Sunday's race at Daytona International Speedway because his crew chief correctly predicted the weather.

©2015 The Artesia Daily Press / Associated Press

]]>
http://www.artesianews.com/1067772/earnhardt-to-start-on-pole-after-rain-washes-out-qualifying.html/feed 0
Locke down: Pirates edge Indians 1-0 behind Jeff Locke http://www.artesianews.com/1067801/locke-down-pirates-edge-indians-1-0-behind-jeff-locke.html http://www.artesianews.com/1067801/locke-down-pirates-edge-indians-1-0-behind-jeff-locke.html#comments Sun, 05 Jul 2015 00:04:53 +0000 http://www.artesianews.com/1067801/locke-down-pirates-edge-indians-1-0-behind-jeff-locke.html Pittsburgh Pirates starting pitcher Jeff Locke delivers during the third inning of a baseball game against the Cleveland Indians in Pittsburgh, Saturday, July 4, 2015. (AP Photo/Gene J. Puskar)

PITTSBURGH (AP) — A lack of efficiency with his pitches was the reason Jeff Locke failed to get past the fifth inning in his previous two starts despite giving up a combined three runs.

©2015 The Artesia Daily Press / Associated Press

]]>
http://www.artesianews.com/1067801/locke-down-pirates-edge-indians-1-0-behind-jeff-locke.html/feed 0
Rangers activate Harrison, send Chi Chi back to minors http://www.artesianews.com/1067760/rangers-activate-harrison-send-chi-chi-back-to-minors.html http://www.artesianews.com/1067760/rangers-activate-harrison-send-chi-chi-back-to-minors.html#comments Sat, 04 Jul 2015 21:54:33 +0000 http://www.artesianews.com/1067760/rangers-activate-harrison-send-chi-chi-back-to-minors.html ARLINGTON, Texas (AP) — Left-hander Matt Harrison was activated from the disabled list and rookie right-hander Chi Chi Gonzalez was sent back to the minors by the Texas Rangers on Saturday.

©2015 The Artesia Daily Press / Associated Press

]]>
http://www.artesianews.com/1067760/rangers-activate-harrison-send-chi-chi-back-to-minors.html/feed 0
Hernandez finally loses in Oakland, Mariners fall 2-0 http://www.artesianews.com/1067791/hernandez-finally-loses-in-oakland-mariners-fall-2-0.html http://www.artesianews.com/1067791/hernandez-finally-loses-in-oakland-mariners-fall-2-0.html#comments Sat, 04 Jul 2015 23:51:11 +0000 http://www.artesianews.com/1067791/hernandez-finally-loses-in-oakland-mariners-fall-2-0.html Oakland Athletics pitcher Kendall Graveman works against the Seattle Mariners in the first inning of a baseball game Saturday, July 4, 2015, in Oakland, Calif. (AP Photo/Ben Margot)

OAKLAND, Calif. (AP) — Felix Hernandez turned in another quality start despite not having his best stuff. He still lost a second straight decision for the first time this season.

©2015 The Artesia Daily Press / Associated Press

]]>
http://www.artesianews.com/1067791/hernandez-finally-loses-in-oakland-mariners-fall-2-0.html/feed 0