Indiana holds off Ohio State to win season finale 96-92

COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) — The first half of Saturday's regular season finale had all the makings of a satisfying blowout for Indiana. But Ohio State fought back to make it a nail-biter, forcing the Hoosiers to hold on down the stretch to get a 96-92 win.

  • Written by MITCH STACY , AP Sports Writer

Votto, Trout among talented sluggers on struggling teams

GOODYEAR, Ariz. (AP) — Joey Votto fielded grounders over and over again until most of the Cincinnati Reds were long gone, off to a spring game, weights, or just the rest of the day. He threw home. He threw to second. He practiced underhand tosses to first, backhands, everything.

  • Written by JAY COHEN , AP Sports Writer