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Ronan native Nate Harris climbs the coaching ladder

BILLINGS — Nate Harris knew it would be a gamble. Read more

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2019 Goldsmith Gallery Tournament begins Wednesday

BILLINGS — The Billings Royals will try to defend their Goldsmith Gallery Tournament title this week. Read more

Reds hit 3 homers off Justin Verlander, beat Astros 4-3

CINCINNATI (AP) — Jesse Winker and Derek Dietrich homered off Justin Verlander in the first inning Tuesday night, and the Cincinnati Reds held on for a 4-3 victory over the Houston Astros that clinched their first series win in nearly a month. Read more

Schubert's sac fly leads Jupiter to 4-2 win over Palm Beach

WEST PALM BEACH, Fla. (AP) -- Gunnar Schubert drove in James Nelson with a sacrifice fly in the second inning, leading the Jupiter Hammerheads to a 4-2 win over the Palm Beach Cardinals in the second game of a doubleheader on Tuesday. Read more

Tigers slip by sloppy Pirates 5-4, snap 4-game losing streak

PITTSBURGH (AP) — Nicholas Castellanos trotted home when a potential double play in the eighth turned into an RBI fielder's choice thanks to some indecisiveness by Pittsburgh second baseman Adam Frazier, allowing the Detroit Tigers to edge the Pirates 5-4 on Tuesday night. Read more

Tauchman and Higashioka homer to lead Scranton/WB to 8-4 win over Norfolk

MOOSIC, Pa. (AP) -- Mike Tauchman and Kyle Higashioka connected on back-to-back homers in the first inning, leading the Scranton/Wilkes-Barre RailRiders to an 8-4 win over the Norfolk Tides on Tuesday. Read more

Calabuig leads Midland over Springfield 4-2

MIDLAND, Texas (AP) -- Chase Calabuig singled twice as the Midland RockHounds topped the Springfield Cardinals 4-2 on Tuesday. The Cardinals saw their five-game winning streak come to an end with the loss. Read more

Webb hits walk-off double, Elizabethton beats Bluefield 3-2

ELIZABETHON, Tenn. (AP) -- Tyler Webb had a walk-off two-run double with two outs in the ninth inning, as the Elizabethton Twins topped the Bluefield Blue Jays 3-2 on Tuesday. Read more

Castillo's double leads State College over Williamsport in 10 innings

WILLIAMSPORT, Pa. (AP) -- Moises Castillo hit an RBI double in the top of the 10th inning to help lead the State College Spikes to a 4-2 win over the Williamsport Crosscutters on Tuesday. Read more

Capellan, Pasquantino carry Burlington to 15-1 win over Bristol

BRISTOL, Va. (AP) -- Vinnie Pasquantino hit a pair of two-run homers, and Delvin Capellan pitched five scoreless innings as the Burlington Royals topped the Bristol Pirates 15-1 on Tuesday. Read more

Rosales' homer leads Columbus to 9-8 win over Rochester

COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) -- Adam Rosales hit a two-run homer in the eighth inning, leading the Columbus Clippers to a 9-8 win over the Rochester Red Wings on Tuesday. Read more