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Logano wins XFS at Glen

(MRN) Joey Logano survived a race-long duel with teammate Brad Keselowski and gave car owner Roger Penske his second straight X-FINITY Series win at Watkins Glen International, taking the checkered flag in this season’s first road-course event. Logano started from the pole in the Number-12 Team Penske Ford and led …

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Smokies beat up Barons 9-1

(Tennessee Smokies)  RF Bijan Rademacher and 3B Chesny Young continued their recent tears with each player hitting home runs and finishing a triple shy of the cycle, as the Tennessee Smokies battered the Birmingham Barons en route to an 9-1 victory on Tuesday night at Regions Field. With the win, …

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Smokies tally 3 in 9th, win on road 3-2

(Tennessee Smokies)  The Smokies wouldn’t score until the ninth inning, but would put three on the board to shock the home crowd at Regions field for a 3-2 win. The Smokies would send RHP Jen-Ho Tseng (6.0 IP, 6 H, 2 R, 2 ER, BB, 3 SO) to the mound in a …

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CWTS: Byron wins for 5th time

(MRN)  William Byron cruised to his fifth victory of the season on Saturday at Pocono Raceway, leading a race-high forty-four laps and beating runner-up Cameron Hayley to the checkered flag by a second-and-a-half. Brett Moffitt took third place and Timothy Peters ran fourth, giving Toyota a sweep of the top …

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XFS: Jones wins Saturday in Iowa

(MRN)  Forty drivers started Saturday’s U.S. Cellular 250 at Iowa Speedway, but it was just a two-horse race with rookie Erik Jones and Ty Dillon combining to lead all but thirteen of the laps run. When the dust settled, it was Jones parked in Victory Lane with his Number-20 Joe …

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Charges pending in Wednesday crash

A Speedwell man is facing charges after a two-vehicle accident Wednesday afternoon in Campbell County. The Tennessee Highway Patrol says that 43-year-old Doug Mayes of Speedwell had been eastbound on Highway 63—General Carl Stiner Highway—shortly after 3 pm Wednesday when his Jeep Liberty crossed the center line and collided with …

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