Pioneers upend Pendleton in softball play

Abi Biggs slugged a two-run homer in the first inning Tuesday and Mac-Hi never trailed as the Pioneers upended Pendleton 6-2 in a non-league prep softball game.

Irish take care of Indians, 9-5

After a week off for spring break, the DeSales softball team took care of Touchet, 9-5, here on Tuesday.

W-M’s Lambert tosses another no-hitter

Weston-McEwen sophomore Jessica Lambert twirled her second no-hitter of the season here Tuesday — a 10-0 victory over Heppner — and left TigerScots coach Jeff Griggs to ponder who his No. 1 pitcher really is.

Pomeroy hands W-P 10-8 loss

The Waitsburg-Prescott softball team committed a whopping nine errors in a 10-8 loss to Pomeroy on Tuesday.

WSU’s Woolridge, Hunter leave hoops program

Starting guard Royce Woolridge and reserve center James Hunter have left the Washington State basketball program, while recruit Jermaine Morgan has been released from his letter of intent.

M’s offense back to sputtering

The Seattle Mariners came out of another shutout loss with another ailing pitcher.

Athletics fight off Trout’s tying homer, beat Angels in 11

Josh Donaldson drove in Jed Lowrie with an 11th-inning double, and Oakland overcame Mike Trout’s tying homer in the ninth to beat the Los Angeles Angels, 10-9, in 11 innings.

Babe Ruth tryouts at Tietan Park April 26-27

Walla Walla Babe Ruth is having tryouts for boys ages 13-16 as of April 30 later this month.

Anniversary of Boston Marathon bombing observed

Survivors, first responders and relatives of those killed in the Boston Marathon bombing marked the anniversary with tributes that combined sorrow over the loss of innocent victims with pride over the city’s resilience in the face of a terror attack.

Selig says MLB’s replay works well despite problems

Baseball Commissioner Bud Selig says the sport’s new replay system is working well despite a few problems during its first two weeks.