Hill, Maeda combine to five-hit Reds in Dodgers' 7-2 win

LOS ANGELES (AP) — Justin Turner stepped to the plate in his first at-bat since coming off the disabled list and immediately hit a two-run homer. It was like he never was gone.

  • Written by By STEVE DILBECK, Associated Press

Oregon St's Luke Heimlich asks to be excused from playing

CORVALLIS, Ore. (AP) — Oregon State's top pitcher, who as a teenager pleaded guilty to molesting a 6-year-old girl, released a statement Friday saying he has asked to be excused from playing.

  • Written by ANNE M. PETERSON , AP Sports Writer