November 20, 2019 - 2:28 pm
ATLANTA (AP) — Police say the son of Auburn University’s longtime team chaplain has been killed while attempting to rob a man in metro Atlanta. News outlets quote police in DeKalb County as saying Chette Williams Jr. was shot to death during a confrontation Saturday night. Police say Williams...
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Boston Red Sox's Eduardo Rodriguez reacts after he struck out Baltimore Orioles' Richie Martin swinging during the seventh inning of a baseball game in Boston, Sunday, Sept. 29, 2019. (AP Photo/Michael Dwyer)
September 29, 2019 - 8:18 pm
BOSTON (AP) — Even a walk-off victory on the final day of the season was tinged with disappointment for these Boston Red Sox. Eduardo Rodriguez missed out on a 20-win season when Boston's bullpen blew a late lead, but the Red Sox overcame a soaring home run robbery by Stevie Wilkerson to beat the...
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In this Monday, Sept. 9, 2019 photo, New York Giants cornerback Corey Ballentine testifies during a preliminary hearing in Shawnee County District Court in Topeka, Kan., about the fatal shooting of Dwane Simmons, his best friend and former Washburn University teammate. Alejandro Mendez, 18, of Topeka, is charged with first-degree murder and 11 other counts in the shooting(Phil Anderson/The Topeka Capital-Journal via AP)
September 10, 2019 - 2:19 pm
TOPEKA, Kan. (AP) — New York Giants cornerback Corey Ballentine has testified at a preliminary hearing about a shooting in Kansas that killed his best friend and former Washburn University teammate as they stood outside a party where they were celebrating Ballentine being drafted. Ballentine's...
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This undated photo released by the Riverside County Sheriff's Department on Saturday, Sept. 7, 2019 shows Kimesha Williams. A relative of NBA star Kawhi Leonard has confirmed his sister, Kimesha Williams, is one of two women accused of robbing and killing an elderly woman at a Southern California casino. (Riverside County Sheriff's Department via AP)
September 07, 2019 - 8:29 pm
RIVERSIDE, Calif. (AP) — A relative of NBA star Kawhi Leonard has confirmed his sister is one of two women accused of robbing and killing an elderly woman at a Southern California casino. The Riverside Press-Enterprise reports the aunt of 35-year-old Kimesha Williams confirmed Saturday that...
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FILE - In this July 4, 2018, file photo, Milwaukee Brewers' Keon Broxton makes a leaping catch at the wall on a ball hit by Minnesota Twins' Brian Dozier during the ninth inning of a baseball game in Milwaukee. Everyone has seen an outfielder receive a tip of the cap or a jubilant fist bump from a pitcher after a home run robbery. This is a story about what happens after they leave the field. (AP Photo/Morry Gash, File)
August 20, 2019 - 11:10 am
It was late in the 2015 season when Baltimore's Manny Machado smoked a pitch from Tampa Bay's Chris Archer into center field at Camden Yards. Kevin Kiermaier sprinted to the wall, turned and leaped high above it before reaching back and snatching the ball . He banged off the wall and landed on his...
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This combination of photos provided by the Dominican Republic National Police on Wednesday, June 12, 2019 show suspects in connection with the shooting of former Red Sox star David Ortiz in Santo Domingo, Dominican Republic. Police identify the men as, top row from left, Rolfy Ferreyra, who has been identified as the shooter, Joel Rodriguez Cruz, Oliver Moises Mirabal Acosta, and Eddy Vladimir Feliz Garcia. Bottom row from left, Polfirio Allende Dechamps Vazquez, Luis Alfredo Rivas Clase and Reynaldo Rodriguez Valenzuela. All the men with the exception of Rivas Clase have been detained. (Dominican Republic National Police via AP)
June 13, 2019 - 9:59 pm
SANTO DOMINGO, Dominican Republic (AP) — The Latest on the shooting for former Boston Red Sox star David Ortiz (all times local): 9:55 p.m. U.S. prosecutors say the man suspected of shooting retired Boston Red Sox star David Ortiz is wanted on armed robbery and gun charges in New Jersey. The...
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San Diego Padres center fielder Manuel Margot makes the catch over the wall for the out on New York Mets' Pete Alonso during the sixth inning of a baseball game, Wednesday, May 8, 2019, in San Diego. (AP Photo/Gregory Bull)
May 08, 2019 - 8:06 pm
SAN DIEGO (AP) — Manuel Margot stunned even his own teammates with a home run robbery in the sixth. No such surprise when Hunter Renfroe went deep an inning later, propelling the Padres to a series victory. Renfroe hit a tiebreaking solo homer in the seventh after Margot robbed Pete Alonso at the...
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Cincinnati Reds' Nick Senzel, front, is doused byDerek Dietrich, back, after the team's baseball game against the San Francisco Giants, Saturday, May 4, 2019, in Cincinnati. The Reds won 9-2. (AP Photo/Aaron Doster)
May 04, 2019 - 10:28 pm
CINCINNATI (AP) — Kevin Pillar climbed the fence and made a spectacular grab on Nick Senzel's drive in the third. The Reds' top prospect left no doubt his next time up. Senzel hit his first major league homer two innings after being robbed of one by San Francisco's center fielder, and Cincinnati...
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April 24, 2019 - 9:19 am
DEDHAM, Mass. (AP) — A man who pawned rare coins stolen from Rob Gronkowski's home while the now-retired New England Patriots tight end was away to play in the Super Bowl has been placed on two years of probation. Norfolk District Attorney's Office spokesman David Traub says Eric Tyrrell, of...
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March 26, 2019 - 11:24 am
NORFOLK, Va. (AP) — Police in Virginia say they've charged a man in the fatal shooting of a William & Mary football player last week. Norfolk police said in a statement Tuesday that they arrested 20-year-old Kri'Shawn Beamon at his Chesapeake home Monday and charged him with second-degree...
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