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CINCINNATI — Cubs ace Jake Arrieta looks to keep his hot start going against Cincinnati, a team Chicago swept earlier this season. UPCOMING: 650 words, photos. Game time 7:10 p.m.
CLEVELAND — Cody Anderson, coming off a rough outing in his previous start, takes the mound as the Indians conclude a three-game series against the Seattle Mariners. UPCOMING: 650 words, photos. Game time 12:10 p.m.
There have been verbal jabs, some untimely injuries and downright lopsided games. Now the Cavaliers, Hawks and Spurs will look to take commanding 3-0 leads when their respective first-round series resume Friday night against the Pistons, Celtics and Grizzlies. By Kyle Hightower. UPCOMING: 800 words by 5 p.m., photos.
BEREA — Browns vice president of football operations Sashi Brown says the team knows it may have passed up a chance to draft a franchise quarterback in making its blockbuster trade with Philadelphia. By Tom Withers. SENT: 130 words, photos. UPCOMING: 700 words by 6 p.m.
MILWAUKEE — Former Cincinnati Reds star Pete Rose will be the inaugural inductee to the new Bobblehead Hall of Fame and Museum. SENT: 300 words.