Phillips makes Marlins pay for walk in 3-2 Reds win

CINCINNATI (AP) — Brandon Phillips made the Miami Marlins pay for using some good strategy. Right-hander Nick Wittgen walking left-handed Joey Votto with two outs and the tying run on second base made perfect sense.

  • Written by MARK SCHMETZER, Associated Press

J.T. Barrett takes control at QB for Ohio State

COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) — J.T. Barrett was beaten out by Cardale Jones last year in one of the most intriguing training-camp quarterback races in the nation. Now, he is Ohio State's undisputed starter and leader of a team that's reloading after the departure of 16 starters.

  • Written by MITCH STACY, AP Sports Writer