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Texans ‘turned a blind eye’ to Watson’s actions

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HOUSTON — The Houston Texans had been told that their former quarterback Deshaun Watson was sexually assaulting and harassing women during massage sessions, but instead of trying to stop him, the team provided him with resources to enable his actions and “turned a blind eye” to his ...

Guardians fall to streaking Red Sox

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CLEVELAND — Trevor Story drove in two runs to reach 500 career RBIs, Rafael Devers and J.D. Martinez each had three hits and the Boston Red Sox defeated the Cleveland Guardians 8-3 on Sunday for a three-game sweep that extended their winning streak to seven. Boston had 15 hits and drew 11 ...

McClanahan Ks 10, Rays top Pirates for sweep

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ST. PETERSBURG, Fla. — Shane McClanahan struck out 10 over seven innings, Tampa Bay had a three-run seventh keyed by an overturned call and the Rays completed a three-game sweep by beating the Pittsburgh Pirates 4-2 on Sunday. McClanahan (8-3) allowed one run and four hits, lowering his ...

Local product Zion Hensley falls to 3-time national champ

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YOUNGSTOWN — Danica Reyna, a three-time national champion and Jr. Olympic titlist from San Antonio, Texas, topped local product Zion “Lil’ Z” Hensley in the main event at Saturday night’s A Magical Night of Boxing at the Magic Tree Pub and Eatery in Boardman. Presented by Lights Out ...

Fitch’s Robinson continues big summer picking up D-I offers

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Brian Robinson has had a busy summer. While most high school students are off enjoying their summer vacation, the Austintown Fitch rising junior edge rusher has been traveling the country attending football camps for prospective recruits and visiting Division I schools. “The camps have ...

Watson to meet with NFL disciplinary officer

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CLEVELAND — Deshaun Watson’s short-term future with the Browns could be coming into focus. Cleveland’s quarterback will have a hearing next week with NFL disciplinary officer Sue L. Robinson, three people familiar with the scheduled meeting told The Associated Press on ...