• Suarez homers, Votto drives in 2 as Reds edge Pirates 8-6

    PITTSBURGH (AP) — Billy Hamilton is well aware of his struggles at the plate. The Cincinnati Reds centerfielder has tried to stay positive even as his average and his spot in the batting order dropped at an alarming rate, trying to focus on being a more complete player until his swing returned.

  • Indians place Carrasco on DL with bruised elbow

    CLEVELAND (AP) — Indians pitcher Carlos Carrasco will undergo additional tests on his bruised right elbow after he was placed on the 10-day disabled list Sunday.

  • Johnny Manziel sits in Tiger-Cats’ opening loss

    CALGARY, Alberta (AP) — Johnny Manziel never made it off the sideline in Hamilton’s regular-season opener, looking on as starter Jeremiah Masoli played in the Tiger-Cats’ 28-14 loss to the Calgary Stampeders on Saturday night.

  • Carrasco hit on right arm by liner, Twins beat Indians 9-3

    CLEVELAND (AP) — Cleveland pitcher Carlos Carrasco was pulled after he was struck on the right arm by a line drive, and the Minnesota Twins got four hits from Eddie Rosario in a 9-3 victory over the Indians on Saturday.

  • After tryout, Cardinals sign WR Little to 1-year contract

    TEMPE, Ariz. (AP) — The Arizona Cardinals have signed wide receiver Greg Little to a one-year contract after he participated in this week’s minicamp on a tryout basis.

  • Indians place 1B Yonder Alonso on medical emergency list

    CLEVELAND (AP) — Indians starting first baseman Yonder Alonso will miss at least three games after being placed on the family-medical-emergency list.

  • Judge considers public access to data about opioid shipments

    CLEVELAND (AP) — A federal judge in Ohio is considering whether to allow public access to government data detailing years of prescription opioid painkiller shipments.

  • Martinez scores MLS-leading 14th goal, Atlanta United wins

    COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) — Josef Martinez scored his MLS-leading 14th goal of the season, Hector Villalba added a goal in the 82nd minute and Atlanta United beat the Columbus Crew 2-0 on Wednesday night.

  • Bengals’ last-ranked offense a work in progress at minicamp

    CINCINNATI (AP) — During the first day of Bengals minicamp, the offense ran through new plays.

  • Ohio’s top court to hear arguments on promotions tax dispute

    COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) — The Ohio Supreme Court has heard arguments in a dispute over promotions including bobbleheads and other items offered by the Cincinnati Reds to ticket buyers.