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Chiefs agree to 10-year extension for Patrick Mahomes

The Kansas City Chiefs wanted to make sure they kept Super Bowl MVP Patrick Mahomes around as long as possible. Now they have him under contract through 2031 in what Chiefs chairman Clark Hunt calls a “significant moment.” “Since he joined the Chiefs just a few years ago, Patrick has ...

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Gail Hardwick Memorial four-person scramble GLADSTONE — The 19th annual Gail Hardwick Memorial/Swallow Inn four-person golf scramble takes place Saturday, Aug. 1 at Gladstone Golf Course. Entry fee is $65 per person and includes unlimited grilling, cash flight prizes, hole in one ...

U.P. baseball

Monday’s game Iron Mountain 8, Escanaba 1 Today’s games Escanaba at Gladstone, 7 Bark River at Menominee, 7 Wednesday’s games Escanaba at Marquette (DH), 6 Iron Mountain at Bark River, 7

Bowling results

Young & American Lucky Strikes 115 1/2, Rose Park Press 91, Bowl-a-rama 90 1/2, Circlemcountry.com 82, E&E Furniture 62 1/2, Bye Team 0. H.T.G. — Bowl-a-rama 388 H.T.S. — Bowl-a-rama 1,058 H.I.S. — Al Danz 606, Sheree Smith 436 Three high games — Men: Al Danz 220, Dave ...

The feeling of victory: DeChambeau wins Rocket Mortgage Classic

DETROIT (AP) — Bryson DeChambeau pounded protein shakes and lifted iron to transform his body, adding 40 pounds of mass, and changed his game to put a premium on power. The plan is working. With jaw-dropping drives and some clutch putts, DeChambeau won the Rocket Mortgage Classic by ...

Harvick takes advantage of crash to win Brickyard

INDIANAPOLIS (AP) — Kevin Harvick turned up the pressure on Denny Hamlin late in the Brickyard 400. And on a cooling track, Hamlin’s worn tires simply gave out. As the sun set Sunday over Indianapolis Motor Speedway and Hamlin seven laps from one of the few victories that has eluded ...

NHL, NHL players agree on protocols to resume season

The NHL and NHL Players’ Association agreed Sunday on protocols to resume the season, a major step toward the return of hockey this summer. Deputy Commissioner Bill Daly told The Associated Press there was an agreement on protocols for training camps and games and the sides are still ...

Environment crucial for young Tigers

DETROIT (AP) — Grayson Greiner compared it to college, and JaCoby Jones wonders if it’s possible to make this training camp a little more ... interesting. “Maybe we’ll have little fun bets and little wagers on it and just make it a little more fun, and a little more competition,” ...

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Holiday run held in Gladstone GLADSTONE — Nearly 20 runners turned out for a virtual version of the Firecracker Run here Saturday morning. Former Gladstone resident Caleb Whitmer, now living in Washington, D.C., won the five-mile race in 31 minutes, 59 seconds in sunny, warm and humid ...

U.P. baseball

U-19 Today’s game Escanaba at Iron Mountain (DH), 6:30 Tuesday’s games Escanaba at Gladstone, 7 Bark River at Menominee, 7

Indians start hot, roll past Cubs

ESCANABA — The Gladstone Indians cashed in on some timely hitting here Thursday night in a 7-1 baseball victory over the Escanaba Cubs in Upper Peninsula Under-19 League action. An example of that took place in the fourth inning when the Indians (4-2) took advantage of two errors and scored ...

Doc Redman in 3-way tie for lead at Rocket Mortgage Classic

DETROIT (AP) — Doc Redman is playing his best golf, priming him to perhaps earn his first PGA Tour victory. Redman shot a 7-under 65 on Thursday to share the first-round lead with Scott Stallings and Kevin Kisner in the Rocket Mortgage Classic. Bryson DeChambeau, the only player with ...

MLB to start camps amid coronavirus

Texas Rangers manager Chris Woodward was going to address his entire team before the start of MLB’s unprecedented summer training camp, just like he did when spring training opened about 4 1/2 months ago. It was on a Zoom call instead of in person this time. When the New York Mets resume ...

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Gladstone Sports H.O.F. banquet cancelled GLADSTONE — It is with great regret that the Gladstone High School Sports Hall of Fame Committee has cancelled this year’s 2020 Fall Induction Banquet. The committee is hoping that next year it can continue the tradition of electing and honoring ...

U.P. baseball

U-19 Thursday’s game Gladstone 7, Escanaba 1

Cubs ride past Red Wave

ESCANABA — The ability to hit with two outs made all the difference the Escanaba Cubs needed in an 8-2 win home over Menominee in Upper Peninsula Under-19 League baseball action Wednesday evening. The Cubs (5-1), who got a solid pitching performance from Grant LaMarche, scored seven of ...

Indians start fast, shut out Golds 6-0

GLADSTONE — The Gladstone Indians got the start they wanted here Wednesday night in a 6-0 baseball triumph over the Iron Mountain Golds in an Upper Peninsula Under-19 League contest. A three-run homer to left-centerfield by Dan Martin got the Indians going in the opening frame and Ryan ...

UPGA best ball results

IRON MOUNTAIN — The Upper Peninsula Golf Association held their U.P. Best Ball tournaments at Pine Grove Country Club in Iron Mountain recently. The men’s tournament was held June 27-28, while the women’s was held June 22-23. Jim Markell of Pine Grove and Dan Anderson of Oak Crest Golf ...

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Michigan-Wisconsin Tennis Open ESCANABA — The 73rd annual Michigan-Wisconsin Tennis Open is scheduled for Aug. 1-2 on area courts. Singles is $18 per person and doubles is $22 per team. T-shirts will be included. Singles will be played Saturday and doubles will be played ...

U.P. baseball schedule

U-19 Wednesday’s games Escanaba 8, Menominee 2 Gladstone 6, Iron Mountain 0 Today’s game Gladstone at Escanaba, 7