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Cavs select Kansas’ Agbaji in NBA Draft

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CLEVELAND — The Cleveland Cavaliers added some championship pedigree, selecting Kansas forward Ochai Agbaji with the No. 14 overall pick in the NBA draft Thursday night. The Cavs were looking to land a wing player and believe they got a good one in the 6-foot-5 Agbaji, who led Kansas to the ...

Twins slow Guardians in 1-0 win

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MINNEAPOLIS — The Cleveland Guardians came to Minnesota and won their seventh consecutive series, pulling ahead of the Twins in the AL Central with five more matchups looming next week. Too early to call it a race? Perhaps, but after three straight one-run games there’s no denying these ...

Chavis, Pirates edge Cubs in 10 innings

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PITTSBURGH — Michael Chavis hit a tying home run in the eighth before pulling off a defensive gem and delivering a game-ending single in the 10th, sending the Pittsburgh Pirates over the Chicago Cubs 8-7 Thursday. Chavis’ solo homer, his seventh this season, made it 7-all after the Cubs ...

YSU’s Peterson to take on the best in Eugene

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Penguins may be flightless birds in the wild, but fifth-year senior Sean Peterson has been piling up the frequent flier miles as of late — with results to show for it. He may have been the first distance runner in Youngstown State history to qualify for the NCAA Championship meet, but ...