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Monday, 29 September 2014 10:24

Penalties Push Pittsburgh to Upset Loss

PITTSBURGH (AP) - The Tampa Bay Buccaneers went from woeful to winners in 10 days.
 
   Mike Glennon hit a diving Vincent Jackson for a 5-yard touchdown with seven seconds remaining to lift Tampa Bay to a stunning 27-24 win over the Pittsburgh Steelers on Sunday.
 
   The Buccaneers (1-3) lost to Atlanta by six touchdowns a week ago but bounced back. Glennon passed for 302 yards in his first start of the season, including a 41-yard catch-and-run by Louis Murphy that set up Jackson's score.
 
   Ben Roethlisberger passed for 314 yards and three touchdowns but Pittsburgh (2-2) couldn't protect a seven-point lead in the fourth quarter. Antonio Brown caught seven passes for 131 yards and two scores, and Heath Miller added a career-high nine grabs.
 
   The Steelers committed 13 penalties for 125 yards.

Monday, 29 September 2014 10:23

Reds Ruin Pirates' Division Title Hopes

CINCINNATI (AP) - The Cincinnati Reds beat the Pittsburgh Pirates 4-1 yesterday. Johnny Cueto singled in the go-ahead run and got his 20th victory. The Reds' win gave the NL Central title to the St. Louis Cardinals and forced Pittsburgh to settle for a wild card for the second straight season. The Pirates will head home to play the Giants at PNC Park on Wednesday, with the winner facing the Nationals.

Monday, 29 September 2014 10:22

Jersey Orders 'Still' Pouring In

CINCINNATI (AP) - The Cincinnati Bengals have received orders for nearly 10,000 Devon Still jerseys, part of an initiative to raise money for pediatric cancer care and research. Still's 4-year-old daughter, Leah, is being treated for cancer. She had surgery last week. The Bengals offered to donate money from the sale of Still's Number 75 jersey to Children's Hospital Medical Center in Cincinnati. The jerseys cost $100 apiece. So far, more than $1 million has been raised.

Monday, 29 September 2014 10:21

Giambi Unsure of Future

CLEVELAND (AP) - Jason Giambi's 19th season didn't go as planned. He's not sure there will be a 20th. As the Indians closed 2014 short of the playoffs, Giambi said he hasn't decided whether he will try to extend a major league playing career that began with Oakland in 1995.

Monday, 29 September 2014 10:19

Cleveland Concludes Campaign with Celebraion

CLEVELAND (AP) - The Cleveland Indians beat the Tampa Bay Rays 7-2 to end a disappointing season for both clubs. Rookie Zach Walters and Carlos Santana each had two RBIs for the Indians, who failed to build on last season when they hosted Tampa Bay in the AL wild-card game. Despite a slew of injuries, shoddy defense and an unreliable offense, the Indians stayed alive in the playoff race until Friday.

Sunday, 28 September 2014 10:04

Tribe Blanked by Rays

Carraso Strikes Out 10 in just over Seven Innings

Sunday, 28 September 2014 09:59

Reds Beat Bucs 10-6

Pirates Fall Further Back in NL Central Race

Sunday, 28 September 2014 09:38

Archery Season Kicks Off Deer Hunting in OH

Hunters Hope to Match Last Year's Numbers

Sunday, 28 September 2014 09:31

Grant Support to Help Build Innovation Center

Akron's Global Business Accelorator to Expand with New Center

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