Five area high school games highlight weekly schedule

WESTSIDE AT HEPHZIBAHRECORDS: Westside 2-3-1, Hephzibah 4-1KEY PLAYERS: Westside DL/LB Elleczar Newsome, WR/DB Quinton Phillips; Hephzibah RB/LB Raheem Jennings, RB/LB Quintae BrownWHAT TO WATCH FOR...

Playoff fates, seeds on line for many area teams

...Rodgers, QB/DB Ian Herndon; Aquinas ATH Ruben Garnett, OL/DL William EvansNOTES: With two unbeaten teams meeting for the Region...Thomson 4-5, Burke County 5-4KEY PLAYERS: Thomson LB/DL Nick Moss, LB Kawann Bell; Burke County QB Caleeb Roberson...

Playoff action heats up for Augusta teams still alive

...8-3KEY PLAYERS: Pace Academy QB Kevin Johnson, DL Anthony Trinh; Jefferson County QB Will Jordan, LB...8-4KEY PLAYERS: QB/DB Christian Reid, LB/DL Naquan Wright; Holly Hill OL/DL George Buck, ATH Hagan MottNOTES: For the second...

Westminster-Laney rematch among playoff games to watch

...Valley QB Daniel Carr, RB Dre Carr; Berkeley QB Joseph Dress, DL Peyton ThompsonNOTES: The Mustangs hit the road again after opening...RB/DB Teshaun Lane; Curtis Baptist QB/DB Christian Reid, DL Cameron DorseyNOTES: It's already the state semifinals for...

Dodgers pitcher Josh Beckett retiring after 14-year career

...in early August with a left hip impingement after being on the DL in July for the same injury. He was 6-6 with a 2.88 ERA in...no-hitter May 25 at Philadelphia.Beckett's first time on the DL was in March, when he had a bruised right thumb.He announced...

Five high school football games to watch

...all-time.WASHINGTON CO. AT LANEYRECORDS: Washington County 5-0, Laney 2-2KEY PLAYERS: Washington County QB A.J. Gray, DL/LB Logan Hunt; Laney WR Danye Washington, RB Jamarius CarswellWHAT TO WATCH FOR: The Golden Hawks have been a force so far...

Royals head home in command of ALCS

...simulated games and bullpen sessions to keep sharp."I've never had this much time between starts aside from being on the DL," Guthrie said, "so I don't view it one way or another. I was able to throw a simulated game, which at least gave me the...

Mets place Bonilla on DL

...controversy. Bonilla was placed on the 15-day DL before Sunday night's game against Atlanta...that Bonilla requested to be put on the DL. That seemed to amuse Bonilla. "He's...it up to me to make a decision about the DL," Phillips said. "He said he wanted...

Braves put Chipper on DL

...hamstring, the star's first stint on the DL since 1996. The move is retroactive to...The 32-year-old Jones is on the DL for the first time since March 22-April...runs and six RBI. Placing Jones on the DL wasn't an easy option for manager Bobby...

The DL comes to the PGA Tour

...aren't close to NFL levels. No, the reason golf can claim to be a real sport is because of injuries. Any more, the PGA needs a DL. At the season-ending Tour Championship in Houston, Mark Calcavecchia was asked how many players in the elite 29-man field...