IAAF: No reinstatement for Russian track at this stage

MONACO (AP) — Russia's track and field federation has not yet done enough to reform its anti-doping program in order to have its athletes reinstated to global competition, the IAAF said Friday.

  • Written by JEROME PUGMIRE, AP Sports Writer

No. 5 Xavier advances to Big East semis with a 90-72 win

NEW YORK (AP) — Xavier hadn't been playing defense lately the way it had been early in the season. On Thursday night, the fifth-ranked Musketeers looked a lot more like themselves on that end of the court in a 90-72 victory over Marquette in the Big East Tournament quarterfinals.

  • Written by JIM O'CONNELL, AP Basketball Writer

Ramirez has 3 hits as Indians beat Padres 9-4

GOODYEAR, Ariz. (AP) — Jose Ramirez had three hits, including one of the Cleveland Indians' four-run scoring doubles Thursday in a 9-4 win over the San Diego Padres.

  • Written by GARY SCHATZ, Associated Press

De La Rosa fans 4 in 3 perfect innings, Rockies fall to Reds

SCOTTSDALE, Ariz. (AP) — Jorge De La Rosa struck out four in three perfect innings in his spring training debut and Nolan Arenado hit his first home run in the Colorado Rockies' 5-4 loss to the Cincinnati Reds on Thursday.

  • Written by MIKE CRANSTON, Associated Press