| Aug 8, 2014
| 7:24 PM
In trying to make some sense out of the Dodgers' TV shame, Bill Dwyre suggested that fans could at least simulcast Vin Scully during the locally televised Freeway Series. But that's just another fool's errand. You can't simulcast anymore, what with...
| Aug 10, 2014
| 8:38 PM
Having pitched for Salisbury High School in recent years, Nick Ampietro was quite familiar with the mound at Limeport Stadium, where Southern Lehigh plays its home games and the Colonial League playoffs are held.
Ampietro felt comfortable at Limeport,...
| Aug 6, 2014
| 1:56 PM
"The Biggest Loser" aims to put a controversial season in the rear-view mirror as it announced its Season 16 cast Wednesday featuring 20 former athletes who've let their fitness levels slide -- and a new gig for trainer Bob Harper.
The theme for the new...
| Jul 30, 2014
| 7:45 AM
Last week began with Prospect High School playing one of its worst baseball games at an inopportune time.
The Knights went on to not only avenge last Monday's loss to St. Laurence but prove they can go toe-to-toe with the state's top teams.
| Jul 29, 2014
It takes Brett Kosciolek about 45 minutes to drive from his home in Nesquehoning to Orefield.
But for Kosciolek, who stars for the North Parkland Legion baseball team, it's a drive that's worth his time. And to the Buffaloes, they're more than happy to...
| Aug 1, 2014
| 7:40 PM
MIAMI Tempting as it may be to pin Friday's loss on some post-catcher collision rule replay hangover, the reason is much simpler.
Blame the Broward kid.
Coconut Creek High School and Broward College product Mat Latos became the fourth straight starter...
| Sep 5, 2014
| 5:00 AM
The 2014 Fall Movie Preview is a broad snapshot of films opening through Oct. 31. Release dates and other details, as compiled here by Oliver Gettell, are subject to change.
My Old Lady
A down-on-his-luck New Yorker inherits a Parisian...
| Sep 3, 2014
| 7:27 PM
Franklin, cornerback, senior
A two-way standout, the 6-foot-1, 160-pound 3-star Rivals.com prospect had seven interceptions and 10 pass deflections as an All-Metro second-team corner, helping the Class 3A state champions hold opponents to...
| Sep 4, 2014
| 6:17 AM
Moravian College has had many successful athletic programs.
Perhaps none have been more successful, however, than John Byrne's women's softball program.
And, the highlight of the Greyhounds' golden era in softball was probably 2004 when the team...
| Sep 4, 2014
| 4:55 PM
Zack Greinke had retired eight of the last nine batters and needed only one more out in the fifth inning of a recent game against the Milwaukee Brewers. He had navigated the heart of the lineup and was set up for an easy next inning against the bottom...
| Aug 31, 2014
| 3:05 PM
There is the thud, followed by a low rumble, and then the explosion of unbreakable things. This is the soundtrack of a bowling alley.
Multiply that by 80 and you have Boardwalk Bowl, a bowling alley on steroids that boasts of being the largest in the...