Tokyo recommends 5 additional sports for 2020 Olympics

TOKYO - Baseball and softball were joined by youth-oriented sports...event program panel. "Baseball, softball and karate were proposed and supported...was announced in June.Baseball and softball have been out of the Olympics since...

Helping Dad

Bryson Brantley, 2 1/2 , helps his dad, Shawn Hancock, pick up softballs while practicing at a field on the corner of First Avenue and Mathney Drive on Wednesday. Dr. Hancock and teammate and friend Ashley Howell practice two or three times a week.

Tell-all books about the magazine industry sell, sell, sell

NEW YORK -- Lauren Weisberger is in a Barnes & Noble, fielding softballs from the audience as she promotes her anti-fashionista novel, "The Devil Wears Prada." Describe your "writing process...

Practice pitch

Lamont Williams pitches a ball to co-worker Steve Lorick at Riverview Park. The two spent their day off Monday exercising and hitting softballs around for fun.

Vertical plan yields big tomatoes, cucumbers

...built more than 43 years ago, his tomato plants towered over his 6-foot-3 frame, and the fruit they bore were as big as softballs. When he moved a few years ago into a house in Martinez, he saw no reason why he couldn't have another successful vegetable...

Kinder Morgan donates $45,000 to Georgia high school

...of public affairs, presented the school a $45,000 check.The money will be used for all sports, including football, softball, volleyball, cheerleading, cross country, basketball, wrestling, baseball, soccer, golf, tennis and track and field...

Westside cross country starts strong behind duo

...14-over-par 158 to finish tied for 17th. Alexa Luszcz had the team's second-lowest score to tie for 38th. SOFTBALL BATTLES: As softball's regular season winds down, area teams are preparing for region tournaments that could prove to be tight...

Lakeside softball starts hot under Chambers

...hot start to the year, Lakeside's softball program is so far trending in a positive...working with Harlem's basketball and softball teams since 2000, including assisting...statewide recognition.In addition to softball, Chambers will assist the boys basketball...

Greenbrier softball off to strong start after state title

Although Greenbrier's softball team is coming off a state title, coach Garrett Black has made...we'll be OK." FAMILIAR SUCCESS: The traditionally strong Harlem softball team is again off to a solid start behind a familiar and talented...

Grovetown takes advantage of Lakeside errors in softball win

Anxious to get to the ball park and see his team face Lakeside on Tuesday, Grovetown coach Shane McCook couldn't sleep Monday night. McCook's nerves calmed as his Lady Warriors took advantage of seven Lakeside errors in a 5-2 win.