AOW EXTRAS: Mason Black, Valley View

AOW EXTRAS: Mason Black, Valley View

Valley View’s senior ace struck out eight in a four-hit shutout of Dallas in the District 2 Class 4A championship, the Cougars’ first district title since 2000. Age: 18 Family: Father, George; mother, Tara; brother, Dixon. Favorite sports teams: Philadelphia Phillies,...
NASCAR: Pocono 400 Live Blog

NASCAR: Pocono 400 Live Blog

Good morning from Pocono Raceway! I’m here today for the Pocono 400, the first of two Monster Energy NASCAR Cup Series races hosted annually at the Long Pond racetrack. The 400-mile, 160-lap race gets underway at 2 p.m. today. Check this space for live updates...
Meet Gleyber

Meet Gleyber

So, you’ve just called up a super-prospect infielder and you’re wondering, “What can I expect from Gleyber Torres?” The Yankees promoted the 21-year-old Saturday after a torrid start to the season with the RailRiders. Though we only got to see...
Game 1: RailRiders vs. Syracuse

Game 1: RailRiders vs. Syracuse

The field is looks good. All the video panels in the scoreboards are firing. They’re giving the seats one last power wash and they’re heating up all the grills at the concession stands. It’s opening day in Moosic. The RailRiders welcome Syracuse to...