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Melancon trade could help both clubs

August 2, 2016 Notes and observations from a busy and exciting Major League Baseball trading deadline weekend: n There are many takeaways from the Pittsburgh Pirates’ trade of Mark Melancon to the Washington... more »»

Newlin earns milestone win at Clinton County

August 2, 2016 MACKEYVILLE — Zach Newlin of Lewistown raced to his first 305 win of the season at the Clinton County Motor Speedway this past weekend. more »»

Brewers sweep Bucs

August 1, 2016 By Andrew Gruman The Associated Press MILWAUKEE — Francisco Liriano and the Pittsburgh Pirates just keep struggling at Miller Park. more »»

Father-son duo claim golf title

August 1, 2016 By Jim Lane For the Mirror ORE HILL — The only thing better than playing golf with your dad is winning a tournament championship with him. more »»

Florida trips should benefit Central Cambria wrestler

August 1, 2016 By John Hartsock jhartsock@altoonamirro. more »»

Trenton takes twinbill

August 1, 2016 From Mirror reports TRENTON, N.J. more »»

Brown wants deal but won't hold out

August 1, 2016 By Dan Scifo The Associated Press LATROBE — Antonio Brown made it clear that he wants a new contract, but never considered holding out despite greatly outperforming his current deal with the... more »»

Allegheny goes deep to claim championship

August 1, 2016 Four errors is usually a sign of disaster for a baseball team. more »»

Johnston opens vs. New Orleans

August 1, 2016 Johnston Realty will open the All-American Amateur Baseball Association national tournament this morning at Mount Aloysius College in Cresson. more »»

Locker Room forces deciding game

August 1, 2016 Conrad/Lilly advances to City finals Locker Room evened its best-of-3 Altoona Greater City Baseball League semifinal series at one game apiece on Sunday with ProActive Sports, thanks to a 15-2 wi... more »»

Dean Patterson clubs five homers in title game

July 31, 2016 By Judd Manning The annual home run derby held at the Dean Patterson Little World Series, which was scheduled for Saturday at 4 p.m. more »»

Time will tell if Melancon trade works

July 31, 2016 PITTSBURGH — So Mark Melancon is with the Washington Nationals, and you want to know if the Pirates made a good trade. more »»

Covering the bases

July 31, 2016 Covering the bases LEADING OFF: The Altoona Curve’s game with the Trenton Thunder was rained out on Saturday night. The game was originally set to start at 7 p.m. in Trenton. more »»

Bucs' offense struggles again

July 31, 2016 The Associated Press MILWAUKEE — Hernan Perez drove in three runs with a two-run homer and an RBI single, lifting the Milwaukee Brewers over the Pirates, 5-3, Saturday night after Pittsburgh dealt... more »»

Fisher, Dziabo lead Iron Masters Classic

July 31, 2016 ORE HILL — Rain greeted golfers on Saturday as play began in 40th annual Iron Masters Classic. Despite the inconvenience, golfers during the morning session completed play without dela. more »»

Don’t shift blame to Paterno

July 31, 2016 This letter is in response to Joseph Cavrich’s letter last week, “Let’s be open: PSU still stained. more »»

Grenoble: Meet a porcupine, learn something new about nature

July 31, 2016 Soon, the porcupine hunting season will begin on Sept. 1, but at present, that sends a few chills of anticipation up anyone’s spine. more »»

Fandom: Ryan Yoder

July 31, 2016 Name: Ryan Yoder Age: 30 Residence: Duncansville High school: Hollidaysburg College: Penn State Altoona My favorite sport: Football I usually attend games with: Bryan James, Brandon Gungon, Anne... more »»

Young: Carp cures hot-weather fishing doldrums

July 31, 2016 T he relentless, broiling summer heat continues to make fishing problemati. more »»

Rain pushes game back a day

July 31, 2016 From Mirror reports The Altoona Greater City Baseball League will resume its playoffs today after losing two games on Saturday to rain. Locker Room will play ProActive Sports at 3 p.m. more »»

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