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Pickett Provides Spark in Steelers Debut, But Jets Rally To Win

PITTSBURGH — Breece Hall ran for a 2-yard touchdown with 16 seconds remaining and Zach Wilson and the New York Jets spoiled Kenny Pickett’s debut in Pittsburgh by rallying for a 24-20 victory over the Steelers on Sunday. The Jets (2-2) won in Pittsburgh for just the second time in ...

Pirates SP Roansy Contreras Finishes Promising Rookie Year on a Bitter Note

ST. LOUIS — This was not going to be a regular start for Roansy Contreras. As the Cardinals began their festivities, recognizing Albert Pujols and Yadier Molina ahead of their final regular-season home game that the Pirates won, 7-5 on Sunday at Busch Stadium, Contreras walked to the ...

Wheeling University Football Shuts Out West Virginia Wesleyan, 37-0

BUCKHANNON, W.Va. — For the second year in a row, the Wheeling Cardinals shut out West Virginia Wesleyan in the teams’ annual meeting on the gridiron, winning 37-0 Saturday. Wheeling improves to 4-1 (3-1 MEC) behind a defensive performance that included two interceptions, five tackles for ...

Bieber Tunes Up for Playoffs as Guardians Top Royals

CLEVELAND (AP) — Shane Bieber allowed two runs over five innings in his final start before the postseason, Josh Naylor and rookie Will Brennan hit three-run homers and Cleveland defeated Kansas City. Bieber (13-8) is scheduled to start Game 1 of the wild-card series Friday for the AL ...

Wheeling Park, Linsly boys capture OVAC soccer crowns

WHEELING — The typical footwear of soccer players is, of course, cleats. A pair of galoshes might have been more appropriate given the conditions at Wheeling Island Stadium Saturday, where three OVAC Boys Soccer Championships were held in a steady downpour throughout the morning and ...

Texas rolls over outmatched WVU, 38-20

By JIM VERTUNO AP Sports Writer AUSTIN, Texas (AP) — Hudson Card passed for three touchdowns, including two to Xavier Worthy, to lead Texas to a 38-20 win over West Virginia on Saturday night. Card, who has started three straight games but may be replaced next week week if freshman ...