Charlotte, North Carolina Sports News

Springer hits 17th HR, Astros top Red Sox for 9th straight W

Fri, May 17, 2019

The Houston Astros patiently waited out Rick Porcello through seven scoreless innings, then pounced when the Red Sox right-hander delivered a pair of mistakes. Jake Marisnick led off the eighth … Click to Continue »

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Mexico beats US 2-1 in extra time for CONCACAF U17 title

Thu, May 16, 2019

Israel Luna scored the tiebreaking goal in the 108th minute, and Mexico beat the United States 2-1 in extra time Thursday night to win its fourth straight CONCACAF Under-17 Championship. … Click to Continue »

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Michalczewski hits walk-off homer, Birmingham beats Mississippi 6-4

Thu, May 16, 2019

BIRMINGHAM, Ala. (AP) -- Trey Michalczewski hit a walk-off three-run homer, as the Birmingham Barons defeated the Mississippi Braves 6-4 on Thursday. The Braves took a 4-3 lead in the … Click to Continue »

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Bob Schloredt, first 2-time MVP of Rose Bowl, dies at 79

Thu, May 16, 2019

A College Football Hall of Fame member and the first two-time MVP of the Rose Bowl has died. Bob Schloredt was 79. The University of Washington issued a statement announcing … Click to Continue »

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Jones leads Yucatan to 12-4 win over Oaxaca

Thu, May 16, 2019

OAXACA, Mexico (AP) -- Jonathan Jones hit two home runs and drove in five runs, as the Leones de Yucatan defeated the Guerreros de Oaxaca 12-4 on Thursday. The Leones … Click to Continue »

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Hernandez’s home run leads Quintana Roo over Dos Laredos in 12 innings

Thu, May 16, 2019

LAREDO, Texas (AP) -- Brian Hernandez hit a solo home run in the top of the 12th inning to lead the Tigres de Quintana Roo to a 5-4 win over … Click to Continue »

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Suarez singles in rain, Reds slow Cubs’ surge with 4-2 win

Thu, May 16, 2019

A heavy rain was turning the field slick. The grounds crew was waiting to fetch the tarp. Eugenio Suarez knew this might be the Reds' best chance to take control … Click to Continue »

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Kevin Durant to miss Games 3, 4 of Western Conference finals

Thu, May 16, 2019

Warriors star Kevin Durant will miss the upcoming Games 3 and 4 of the Western Conference finals in Portland as he continues to recover from a strained right calf, and … Click to Continue »

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Outman leads Great Lakes over West Michigan 6-1

Thu, May 16, 2019

COMSTOCK PARK, Mich. (AP) -- James Outman had two hits and two RBI as the Great Lakes Loons topped the West Michigan Whitecaps 6-1 in the second game of a … Click to Continue »

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‘A void in your life’: How UNC coach Mack Brown rediscovered himself and his purpose

Thu, May 16, 2019

Nestled away on the third floor of an upscale Charlotte hotel, the cups runneth over — literally. Gin. Vodka. Whatever your preference, the lone guarantee is a hefty pour. Happy … Click to Continue »

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