Charlotte, North Carolina Sports News

Yankees sweep Royals to run win streak to 7

Sat, May 25, 2019

Austin Romine and Cameron Maybin each drove in two runs during New York's five-run second inning, and the Yankees beat the Kansas City Royals 6-5 on Saturday night to complete … Click to Continue »

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Gerber has 3 hits, leads Sacramento to 10-6 win over Albuquerque

Sat, May 25, 2019

ALBUQUERQUE, N.M. (AP) -- Mike Gerber, Anthony Garcia, Henry Ramos and Levi Michael recorded three hits each, as Sacramento beat the Albuquerque Isotopes 10-6 on Saturday. Gerber homered, doubled and … Click to Continue »

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Morton strikes out season-high 10, Rays beat Indians 6-2

Sat, May 25, 2019

Charlie Morton returned to the clubhouse Saturday afternoon and waited. Then he waited some more, anticipating the arrival of thunderstorms that never materialized. The delay didn't faze him, nor did … Click to Continue »

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Weather pushes Oklahoma State-TCU Big 12 semi to Sunday

Sat, May 25, 2019

The Big 12 baseball tournament semifinal between Oklahoma State and TCU has been pushed from Saturday night to Sunday morning due to weather. A news release from the conference said … Click to Continue »

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NBA Finals are set: reigning Warriors vs newcomer Raptors

Sat, May 25, 2019

The first NBA game was in Toronto. And now, the NBA Finals are headed there. Finally. The NBA Finals are set after the Toronto Raptors won the Eastern Conference championship … Click to Continue »

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Peterson’s homer leads Okla. City to 4-2 win over Omaha

Sat, May 25, 2019

PAPILLION, Neb. (AP) -- Shane Peterson hit a two-run homer in the fifth inning, leading the Oklahoma City Dodgers to a 4-2 win over the Omaha Storm Chasers on Saturday. … Click to Continue »

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Carter’s single leads Monclova to 10-7 win over Campeche

Sat, May 25, 2019

CAMPECHE, Mexico (AP) -- Chris Carter hit a run-scoring single in the fifth inning, leading the Acereros del Norte to a 10-7 win over the Piratas de Campeche on Saturday. … Click to Continue »

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Huskers beat Michigan to make 1st B10 title game since 2014

Sat, May 25, 2019

Spencer Schwellenbach had three hits and drove in three runs, and Robbie Palkert threw 5 1-3 innings of strong relief as Nebraska advanced to the Big Ten Tournament championship game … Click to Continue »

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Minnesota-Ohio State rematch postponed at Big Ten Tournament

Sat, May 25, 2019

Minnesota's rematch with Ohio State in the Big Ten Tournament has been postponed until Sunday because of the conference's curfew and the threat of inclement weather. The Gophers beat the … Click to Continue »

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Charlotte Checkers closer to Calder Cup Finals after Game 5 win at Toronto

Fri, May 24, 2019

The Charlotte Checkers scored three short-handed goals Friday night and dumped the host Toronto Marlies 4-1, moving within one victory of the American Hockey League’s Eastern Conference championship and a … Click to Continue »

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