The biggest buzz didn’t come from a third straight positive outing by Michael Pineda in the New York Yankees’ 8-1 exhibition victory over Boston. That status went to a swarm of bees that took over left field and delayed the game for seven minutes.
Authorities have filed criminal charges against 14 teenagers who allegedly broke into a Southern California mansion and held a party that caused more than $1 million in damage and losses, including the theft of a stuffed snow leopard.
Washington State athletic director Bill Moos says he expects the Cougars to be competitive in men’s basketball, to be in the NCAA tournament more often than not. Right now, that looks like quite a challenge.