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Harrison helps Pirates edge Reds 2-1

PITTSBURGH (AP) -- Josh Harrison hit an RBI triple and scored on Jose Tabata's tiebreaking single in the eighth inning, leading the Pittsburgh Pirates to a 2-1 victory over the Cincinnati Reds on Friday night. Harrison had three hits in the Pirates' sixth win in eight games. Tabata, starting in right field for the injured Travis Snider, finished with two hits. Pirates starter...
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The return of Rusell Branyan: Indians make handful of roster moves

Russell Branyan is back with the Indians organization, but don't expect to see him at Progressive Field the last five weeks of the season. The Indians signed Branyan to a minor-league contract on Friday. Branyan, 38, has been assigned to Columbus and was in the lineup, playing first base against Indianapolis. Branyan has not been in the Majors since 2011 and spent this year with...
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Mustache mania: The Cleveland Indians are starting a rally 'stache movement (Photos)

The Cleveland Indians are starting a movement A mustache movement. Lonnie Chisenhall, the leader of the rally 'stache movement, proclaimed his plan to "raise awareness for mustache extinction" via Twitter on Thursday. Shortly thereafter, photos of Chisenhall's teammates in support of the rally 'stache movement began to surface on Twitter -- and as you can imagine...
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Indians activate C Yan Gomes from concussion list

KANSAS CITY, Mo. (AP) -- The Cleveland Indians activated catcher Yan Gomes from the seven-day concussion list and put him in the lineup Friday for the opener of a three-game series with the Kansas City Royals. Gomes suffered concussion symptoms after taking a baseball off his mask on Aug. 21 at Minnesota. Gomes is hitting .284 with 21 doubles, 17 home runs and 53 RBIs in 109 games...
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Former Buckeyes reunite following Panthers-Steelers game for O-H-I-O

Following their preseason game, former Buckeyes from both the Steelers and Panthers teamed up for an O-H-I-O photo op. Steelers (from left to right) Ryan Shazier, Will Allen, Mike Adams and Cam Heyward joined Panthers Andrew Norwell, Corey (Philly Brown) and Anderson Russell to show their Buckeye pride. In Buckeye country, it sure is hard to see all those talented former Silver Bullets...
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Johnny Football lends nickname to Kenny Hill

It only took about two games during his first season at quarterback for Texas A&M for Manziel mania to sweep the college football world and land Johnny Manziel the nickname, Johnny Football. The nickname has stuck with Manziel ever since. So much so, that he even trademarked it. Now, after a record breaking performance against South Carolina, A&M quarterback Kenny Hill has...
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Hill finishes off preseason strong, decision on Green-Ellis looms for Bengals

CINCINNATI -- Jeremy Hill wasn't drafted in the second round to sit. BenJarvus Green-Ellis has served the Bengals well for the past two seasons, doing much of the dirty work required of a running back, grinding out more than 1,800 yards. Flash is not the style of runners like Green-Ellis or Hill. That's the domain of the Giovani Bernards of the world. Bernard is going to...
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Carrasco helps Indians beat White Sox 3-2

CHICAGO (AP) -- Carlos Carrasco pitched into the seventh inning and Michael Bourn had two triples among his three hits, leading the Cleveland Indians to a 3-2 victory over the Chicago White Sox on Thursday night. Jason Kipnis and Michael Brantley each singled in a run for the Indians, who have won four of five and 11 of 16 overall to remain in the hunt for an AL wild card. Alexei...
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Browns postgame notebook: Veteran WR Burleson makes his case for roster spot

CLEVELAND -- Veteran wide receiver Nate Burleson did what he could to state his case with regards to making the Browns final roster. The question is was it enough? After sitting out the entire preseason thus far, Burleson was suited up for the first time in the preseason and went into the game in the second quarter with Johnny Manziel at quarterback. Burleson admitted this week,...
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Colts, Bengals happy with starters' showing so far

CINCINNATI (AP) -- Robert Mathis might as well enjoy it. The Colts linebacker will get to play the final preseason game on Thursday night against the Cincinnati Bengals at Paul Brown Stadium. Then he begins a four-game suspension for violating the NFL's policy on performance-enhancing substances. He claims he used a fertility drug to help his wife get pregnant. The Colts (0-3...
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Big neutral site games highlight opening weekend

Look beyond campus for the big games this weekend: College football's season-opening extravaganza features four marquee matchups in NFL stadiums. No. 1 Florida State begins defense of its national championship against Oklahoma State at AT&T Stadium in Arlington, Texas, the billion dollar home of Dallas Cowboys -- and the first College Football Playoff title game. At NRG Stadium...
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GameTime with Urban Meyer premieres Friday on FOX Sports Ohio

COLUMBUS, OHIO --€“ Before Buckeye kickoff, hit the field with GameTime with Urban Meyer! GameTime with Urban Meyer, a weekly show with Ohio State Buckeyes Head Football Coach Urban Meyer, premieres on FOX Sports Ohio this Friday, August 29th at 11:00pm with a Saturday morning replay (August 30th) at 9:00am. This 60-minute show is shot from The Ohio State University campus and...
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Bengals deal with Burfict win-win for team and player

CINCINNATI -- The Bengals and linebacker Vontaze Burfict are now officially joined at the hip for the next four seasons. A four-year contract extension that was first reported to have been agreed upon last week has been finalized and filed with the NFL offices, the Bengals announced Wednesday afternoon. Burfict led the league in tackles last season and is the top player on a defense...
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Farmer, Pettine issues statements on Gordon suspension

In the wake of the NFL's decision to uphold Cleveland Browns wide receiver Josh Gordon's suspension Wednesday, the team's general manager and head coach issued written statements on the matter. Statement from Browns general manager Ray Farmer  "While we may have strong feelings on the timing and the process of this decision, we have also consistently communicated...
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Three issues for Browns to address after Gordon suspension

Now that the Cleveland Browns have an official verdict and star wide receiver Josh Gordon is suspended for a year, the team can move on. About that... This is obviously the worst possible outcome for the Browns and for Gordon. Even if the team was braced for this -- to an extent -- it still let Gordon through much of training camp and the preseason. And though moves were made to...
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Kluber tries to keep Indians' strong stretch going

Perhaps a visit to the South Side of Chicago will help Corey Kluber successfully move on from his first defeat in almost two months. Looking to continue his success at U.S. Cellular Field, Kluber tries to help the Cleveland Indians extend the White Sox's season-high skid to eight games Wednesday night. Though Kluber (13-7, 2.46 ERA) allowed four runs and eight hits in six innings...
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Highly touted Cubs prospect makes debut against Reds

The Chicago Cubs are again set to showcase a prospect they hope will play a prominent role in their future. Highly touted slugger Jorge Soler is expected to make his major league debut Wednesday night when the visiting Cubs try to match a season high with their fifth consecutive victory against the Cincinnati Reds. With starter Kyle Hendricks, outfielder Arismendy Alcantara and infielder...
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Want to play fantasy football with the Reds?

The Reds are offering a unique opportunity for fans to team up with some of their favorite players in a fantasy football challenge. Skip Schumaker is hosting an event from 11 a.m. to 1:30 p.m. on Wednesday that will include teammates Jay Bruce, Devin Mesoraco, Todd Frazier, Zack Cozart, Jonathan Broxton, Sean Marshall, Ryan Ludwick, Chris Heisey, Mat Latos and Brayan Pena as captains...
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Latos family announces birth of son

Mat Latos joined the list of Reds recently to become fathers for the first time when his wife, Dallas, gave birth to a son Monday. According to his mother, Landon Marshall Latos arrived "practically perfect in every way", and of course she shared photos on social media to prove it. Not surprisingly, the pictures left no doubt. Other current members of the Reds to recently...
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Will addition of Love mean instant title for Cavs?

INDEPENDENCE, Ohio -- Kevin Love understands what's in front of him and the Cleveland Cavaliers. "There are a lot of expectations," Love said during his introductory press conference at Cleveland Clinic Courts on Tuesday. "LeBron (James) is the focal point, but we have a lot of darn good players." During the previous four seasons combined, the Cavs compiled...
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Kevin Love pledges commitment to Cavs

INDEPENDENCE, Ohio (AP) -- Kevin Love's phone rang in July and LeBron James asked the All-Star forward if he wanted to play with him in Cleveland. "I'm in," Love told James. For the long haul. Getting used to a new city and new team after being acquired by the Cavaliers on Saturday, Love said he's committed to winning an NBA title with the Cavaliers -- however...
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Reds play host to surging Cubs

CINCINNATI -- It was old Negro League pitcher Satchel Paige who liked to tell people as he grew older, "Don't look back, something might be gaining on you." And that certainly applies to the Cincinnati Red these days as the season runs in course. If they haven't notice, they might best look over their shoulders because something is certainly gaining on them. The...
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Manziel sends well wishes to 'friend' Braxton Miller

BEREA, Ohio - Cleveland Browns quarterback Johnny Manziel was asked Tuesday if he had any advice for Ohio State redshirt freshman quarterback J.T. Barrett as Barrett prepares for his first career start Saturday vs. Navy in Baltimore. Manziel answered by first offering best wishes to Braxton Miller, who's out for 2014 after re-injuring his shoulder last week. "It's tough...
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Gameday Live: Reds vs. Cubs

Welcome to Reds Gameday Live! GAMEDAY INFO Opponent: Chicago Cubs Where: Great American Ball Park TV: FOX Sports Ohio Starting Pitchers: Johnny Cueto vs. Travis Wood GAMEDAY CHAT *** If the chat does not appear right away, please click refresh ** BURST VIDEO
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Braxton Miller looking in good spirits after surgery

While fortunes did not go Braxton Miller's way with his injured shoulder approaching this season, the Ohio State quarterback still seems to be keeping a positive attitude. Miller, who was named a team captain Monday, was in Florida Tuesday to have Dr. James Andrews repair his torn labrum. Following the surgery, Miller shared a photograph on Instagram of himself and Dr. Andrews...
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