Gray’s last game will be coaching NY in the Big 30

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FREWSBURG, N.Y. — Early Wednesday evening, Terry Gray lined up his special teams units as the sun set on the practice field next to the Frewsburg Middle/High School. The longtime head coach of the Bears did this countless times over the past 21 years, but on Wednesday night it held a special ...

Tigers defeat Pirates 6-3 to split 2-game series

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PITTSBURGH — Zack Short tied a career-high with three RBIs, powering the Detroit Tigers to a split of a two-game series against the Pittsburgh Pirates with a 6-3 victory on Wednesday. Pinch-hitting for Akil Baddoo, Short capped a three-run fourth inning with a two-run single off Ryan ...

Opening night

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GERRY, N.Y. — A capacity crowd filled the stands on the opening performance of the 78th annual Gerry Fire Department’s PRCA rodeo to watch a record number of cowboys and cowgirls whom announcer Greg Simas called the world’s most dedicated athletes as they pay their own expenses, pay an ...

Big opportunity

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Calling it “an opportunity of a lifetime,” Eli Snyder will join the Jamestown Krusaders roster at this year’s Babe Ruth 13-15 World Series from Aug. 12-19 at Diethrick Park in Jamestown, New York. Since the Warren sophomore catcher would like to play baseball beyond high school, he ...

Chasing the dream

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PORT ST. LUCIE, Fla. — Tuesday was a good day for Connor Grey. The 29-year-old Frewsburg native woke up and didn’t feel the need for pain-killing medication for the first time since undergoing Tommy John surgery to repair the ulnar collateral ligament in his right elbow last ...

78th Gerry Fire Dept. PRCA rodeo starts tonight

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GERRY, N.Y. — Two-hundred and fifteen professional cowboys and cowgirls from 24 states as far away as Texas, Oklahoma and Iowa, plus six bronc and bull riders from Brazil have signed up to compete for more than $50,000 in prize money in the Gerry Fire Department’s 78th annual PRCA rodeo, ...