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Fox stays hot leads Fightin Phils past Erie

Fox stays hot, leads Fightin Phils past Erie

Jake Fox launched two more home runs Tuesday night, leading the Reading Fightin Phils to a 9-3 win at the Erie Sea Wolves.

IronPigs comeback falls just short

IronPigs comeback falls just short

The IronPigs battled back from a 7-1 deficit only to fall just short in a 7-6 loss to Buffalo at Coca-Cola Park Tuesday night.

Bath NorChester North Parkland advance in Region 2 tourney

Bath, Nor-Chester, North Parkland reach final day of Region 2 Tournament

The final three teams of the Region 2 Legion baseball tournament are now set.

Reading United loses in PDL playoffs

Reading United loses in PDL playoffs

The Reading United saw its season come to an end Tuesday night in a 3-0 loss to CFC Azul in the first round of the PDL playoffs at Gurski Stadium.

Mayberry placed on DL Ruf called up

Mayberry placed on DL; Ruf called up

The Phillies placed John Mayberry, Jr. on the 15-day disabled list Tuesday with left wrist inflammation.  They called Darin Ruf up from the IronPigs to replace him.

Bluerocks host first pro day in Robesonia

Bluerocks host first pro day in Robesonia

The Bluerocks elite baseball program held its first pro-style workout on Tuesday in Robesonia in front of college and professional scouts.

Pat Bowlen, Broncos owner

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Broncos owner steps down to battle Alzheimer's

Longtime Denver Broncos owner Pat Bowlen is giving up control of the team so he can battle Alzheimer's disease.

soccer ball on grass field

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Soccer team in Ukraine war zone changes homes

After Brazilian midfielder Douglas Costa said he was "afraid" to return to Shakhtar Donetsk, the Ukrainian club located in a war zone announced that it would play its home games elsewhere.

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Tapping into World Cup buzz? European giants head stateside

Europe's star soccer clubs have booked a summer holiday to the United States -- but this is strictly business not pleasure.

We are Penn State banner

Tim Shaffer / Reuters

Ex-Penn State assistant coaches sue for $1M

A pair of former Penn State assistant football coaches, including the son of the late head football coach Joe Paterno, have filed a federal lawsuit seeking $1 million in damages from the university.

Donald Sterling on Anderson Cooper

Donald Sterling sues wife, NBA and commish

Donald Sterling has filed a new civil lawsuit in Los Angeles Superior Court, seeking damages from his wife, the NBA and NBA commissioner Adam Silver in their attempt to sell the the L.A. Clippers for $2 billion to former Microsoft CEO Steve Ballmer.

Queen Elizabeth with Estimate

REUTERS/Toby Melville

Queen's horse Estimate fails drugs test

Britain's Queen Elizabeth II cheered Estimate on to success at the Gold Cup in 2013 but now her her 5-year-old filly is in the dock.

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Giants beat Phillies 9-6 in 14 innings

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If the Philadelphia Phillies are planning to ship closer Jonathan Papelbon off at the trade deadline, now might not be the best time to do it.

Reading United loses in PDL playoffs

Reading United loses in PDL playoffs

The Reading United saw its season come to an end Tuesday night in a 3-0 loss to CFC Azul in the first round of the PDL playoffs at Gurski Stadium.

Bath, Nor-Chester, North Parkland reach final day of Region 2 Tournament

Bath NorChester North Parkland advance in Region 2 tourney

The final three teams of the Region 2 Legion baseball tournament are now set.

IronPigs comeback falls just short

IronPigs comeback falls just short

The IronPigs battled back from a 7-1 deficit only to fall just short in a 7-6 loss to Buffalo at Coca-Cola Park Tuesday night.

Fox stays hot, leads Fightin Phils past Erie

Fox stays hot leads Fightin Phils past Erie

Jake Fox launched two more home runs Tuesday night, leading the Reading Fightin Phils to a 9-3 win at the Erie Sea Wolves.

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