Banned Rose appeals to Hall of Fame for eligibility

COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) — Pete Rose is appealing directly to baseball's Hall of Fame to restore his eligibility, arguing the lifetime ban he agreed to in 1989 was never intended to keep him out of Cooperstown.

  • Written by MITCH STACY, AP Sports Writer

Official: Teen football player died from lacerated intestine

CLEVELAND (AP) — A medical examiner says a high school football player from suburban Cleveland who was hit in the abdomen during a game died two days later of a problem caused by a lacerated small intestine.

  • Written by THE ASSOCIATED PRESS