Arson suspected at Indiana bar where Zach Randolph’s brother was shot to death

MARION, Ind. — Investigators have determined a fire likely was intentionally set at an Indiana bar, one day after the brother of NBA star Zach Randolph was fatally shot there. The fire happened at Hop’s Blues Room in Marion early Sunday — less than 24 hours after 35-year-old Roger Randolph was… Source link

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Business owners hop surfboards to protest Rockaway Beach closings

Dozens of frustrated residents and business people on Queens’ ocean shore hopped on their surfboards Sunday to tell the city they want more sand on the beaches. Beth and Keone Singlehurst, who co-organized the demonstration at Rockaway Beach, paddled with other protesters in the ocean from a closed… Source link

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Robert Gsellman takes Diamondbacks' bullpen cart for another spin, gives ride 3 stars

PHOENIX – Robert Gsellman has some suggestions. After a night’s sleep, he is ready to give his ride from the Chase Field Ballpark bullpen three out of five stars. “I’d like some tunes the next time,” Gsellman said, “good driver, but music would make it better.” Gsellman was the only Mets reliever… Source link

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Brandon Nimmo and Mets hope for turnaround after winning two straight for first time since May

PHOENIX — It was such a rare and momentous occasion for the Mets that Brandon Nimmo had to pull out a classic. The Mets young outfielder had just cracked a two-out, two-run home run in the top of the ninth to pull his lifeless team from the malaise of another loss to their second win […]

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Harper: After winning U.S. Open for second straight year, Brooks Koepka poised to claim title as best golfer in the world

SOUTHAMPTON – The unofficial title as best golfer in the world has been a revolving door among several other young guns since Tiger Woods self-destructed nearly a decade ago, but something about Brooks Koepka tells you he’ll be the guy to eventually make all that spinning stop. It’s not just his… Source link

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Brewers reliever vomits on the mound before throwing his first pitch

Adrian Houser is likely sick to his stomach with his recent performance. The 25-year-old reliever who was recalled from Triple-A hours before the game vomited behind the mound after entering the game in the eighth inning on Sunday. Houser, who had pitched just five innings in the majors in his… Source link

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Mets rally during four-run ninth, with help from Diamondback blunders, to win 5-3

PHOENIX — You can call it a winning streak now. Brandon Nimmo cracked a two-run homer to highlight a four-run rally in the top of the ninth inning to rally the Mets for 5-3 win over the Diamondbacks on Sunday at Chase Field. It was the second straight win for the Mets (30-38) and just […]

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Tommy Fleetwood nearly sets U.S. Open record with final-round score of 63

SOUTHAMPTON – British golfer Tommy Fleetwood ruled Shinnecock Sunday, making eight birdies to go against a single bogey (on the par-4 No. 9), and finishing with a scorching final-round 63. He was 2-over for the tournament. But in the end, Fleetwood was second-hand news to U.S. Open champion Brooks… Source link

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