Charlotte, North Carolina Sports News

McCann’s bases-loaded walk lifts Braves past Cardinals in 10

Sun, May 26, 2019

Ozzie Albies was not about to back down. The Atlanta infielder finished a 10-pitch at-bat by singling in the tying run in the ninth inning to kick-start the Braves to … Click to Continue »

The post McCann’s bases-loaded walk lifts Braves past Cardinals in 10 appeared first on charlotteobserver.com

Foyle’s walk leads Beloit over Kane County in 11 innings

Sun, May 26, 2019

GENEVA, Ill. (AP) -- Devin Foyle drew a bases-loaded walk in the top of the 11th inning to help lead the Beloit Snappers to a 6-2 win over the Kane … Click to Continue »

The post Foyle’s walk leads Beloit over Kane County in 11 innings appeared first on charlotteobserver.com

Cavaliers owner Dan Gilbert recovering after stroke symptoms

Sun, May 26, 2019

Cavaliers owner and billionaire businessman Dan Gilbert is recovering after suffering symptoms of a stroke and seeking hospital care. Officials with Detroit-based Quicken Loans said in a statement that Gilbert … Click to Continue »

The post Cavaliers owner Dan Gilbert recovering after stroke symptoms appeared first on charlotteobserver.com

Avelino’s triple leads Sacramento to 16-8 win over Albuquerque

Sun, May 26, 2019

ALBUQUERQUE, N.M. (AP) -- Abiatal Avelino hit a two-run triple in the eighth inning, leading the Sacramento River Cats to a 16-8 win over the Albuquerque Isotopes on Sunday. The … Click to Continue »

The post Avelino’s triple leads Sacramento to 16-8 win over Albuquerque appeared first on charlotteobserver.com

Red Sox beat Verlander, Astros 4-1 to avoid 3-game sweep

Sun, May 26, 2019

Rafael Devers homered off Justin Verlander, and the Boston Red Sox took advantage of two errors by the Houston Astros to avoid a series sweep with a 4-1 victory Sunday. … Click to Continue »

The post Red Sox beat Verlander, Astros 4-1 to avoid 3-game sweep appeared first on charlotteobserver.com

WNBA favorite Aces top Sparks, 83-70, to start season

Sun, May 26, 2019

Prior to the Las Vegas Aces re-signing reserve forward Dearica Hamby to a three-year contract, she sat with coach and president of basketball operations Bill Laimbeer for a heart-to-heart. She … Click to Continue »

The post WNBA favorite Aces top Sparks, 83-70, to start season appeared first on charlotteobserver.com

Austin hits walk-off single, Campeche beats Monclova 4-3

Sun, May 26, 2019

CAMPECHE, Mexico (AP) -- Jay Austin hit a walk-off single with two outs in the ninth inning, as the Piratas de Campeche defeated the Acereros del Norte 4-3 on Sunday. … Click to Continue »

The post Austin hits walk-off single, Campeche beats Monclova 4-3 appeared first on charlotteobserver.com

Saladino’s homer leads San Antonio to 7-4 win over Memphis

Sun, May 26, 2019

MEMPHIS, Tenn. (AP) -- Tyler Saladino hit a three-run home run in the ninth inning, leading the San Antonio Missions to a 7-4 win over the Memphis Redbirds on Sunday. … Click to Continue »

The post Saladino’s homer leads San Antonio to 7-4 win over Memphis appeared first on charlotteobserver.com

The Latest: Martin Truex Jr. wins NASCAR’s Coca-Cola 600

Sun, May 26, 2019

The Latest on motorsport's busiest day (all times local): 11:18 p.m. Martin Truex Jr. won the caution-filled Coca-Cola 600 at Charlotte Motor Speedway on Sunday, beating Joey Logano and Kyle … Click to Continue »

The post The Latest: Martin Truex Jr. wins NASCAR’s Coca-Cola 600 appeared first on charlotteobserver.com

Cole, Bandy lead the way for Nashville

Sun, May 26, 2019

NASHVILLE, Tenn. (AP) -- Hunter Cole and Jett Bandy each homered and drove in two runs as the Nashville Sounds defeated the Round Rock Express 9-5 on Sunday. Nashville took … Click to Continue »

The post Cole, Bandy lead the way for Nashville appeared first on charlotteobserver.com