BC-OH–Ohio Sports Digest 1:30 pm, OH

The state at 1:30 p.m. All times EST.

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GOODYEAR, Ariz. — It’s been a long time since the Indians had a slugger in the middle of their lineup with the presence or power of Edwin Encarnacion, who hit 42 homers last season for Toronto but signed with Cleveland during the offseason for a chance to win the World Series. By Tom Withers. UPCOMING: 750 words by 9 p.m., photos.


COLUMBUS — No. 2 Maryland rolls into the Columbus to face No. 12 Ohio State. By Mitch Stacy. UPCOMING: 600 words, photos. Game time 7 p.m.