Pure Sole: 5-for-5

...mother had told him no more balls in the house," Norm Staton...couldn't keep him away from a ball," Norm Staton said. "And...tiny lad discovered a round ball from the gigantic hand of his...Norm Staton stood among four ball fields at Dimond Park Fields...
Local Sports Schedule

...Aug. 21SOFTBALLHome 5:30-7 p.m., Midnight Suns Arena Ball registration for indoor softball and baseball, boys and 3-5 p.m., Midnight Suns Arena Ball registration for indoor softball and baseball, boys and girls...
Nieves, Hamels lead Phillies past Mariners, 4-3

...But they were finding holes with ground balls, a couple bloopers in there, but that's...left ankle. The pitcher retrieved the ball but threw it away to put runners on second...with no outs. Nieves scored on a passed ball and Utley's RBI single made it 4-3...
Davis inspires girls to dream with Little League star-power

...them to dream that dream. Grace and Aubrey are cheering for her to succeed, but not with pom-poms. They've got bats and balls and gloves and are doing their own thing. That pom-pom thing is so old-school anyway.Mo'ne Davis, the 13-year-old...
Review: 'Boyhood' an intimate portrait of a child growing up

...later, after Dad has blown back into town, his reconnecting with the kids spills into a bowling alley. After a few gutter balls, Mason wants bumpers so he can get a strike like his sister. Dad resists, a laid-back admonition to his son essentially...
Mo'ne trying to find some peace amid all the attention

...practice - she stood near second base and caught the batted balls being thrown back in from the outfield and put them in a bucket...60 feet beyond the regular fence in left-centerfield. The ball was not retrievable: It landed on the railroad tracks.That...
Philadelphia's Mo'ne Davis knows hoops, too

...after a fall-league baseball game."She was throwing the ball, tackling the boys," Bandura said.He introduced Davis to...the game with 10 points. All she did was get her teammates the ball. She didn't need to score more. But if it takes 35 points...

...the attacks on his residency, saying he was serving his country while away. "If these guys want to keep focusing on small ball, which has been their M.O., I think most Alaskans recognize what they're trying to do" - deflect attention from a "failed...
Pryor trying to find spot on Seahawks

...we would like to see because the games have gone in a manner he hasn't had to (throw)," Carroll said. "He throws the ball really well, he's a terrific downfield thrower, he's got a big arm. ... He's done a lot of good stuff. We feel very...
Sunday, Aug. 17

...TOURNAMENTHome, 18th Annual Juneau Coed Softball Benefit Tournament, Aug. 15-17, all games at Dimond Park. In memory of Ryan "Ball'n" Staton. Registration and donation of $200 due by Aug. 8. Divisions will be decided with registration. Tournament will...


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