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Saturday, June 10, 2000 -- Volume 5, No. 162
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INDIANS 7, REDS 4
It's fair to wonder whether the Reds are on the brink of serious trouble.
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Sports Headlines for  Saturday, June 10, 2000

SULLIVAN: A few Neagle losses may help Reds
        It was starting to look as if the Reds' pitcher was going to price himself out of all but baseball's biggest markets. It was starting to look as if Denny Neagle were a left-handed lame duck.

Justice cleans up in No. 4 spot
        CLEVELAND — David Justice is a Cincinnati Reds fan and a friend of Denny Neagle's, but that didn't keep Justice from ruining the night for Neagle and the Reds.

Burba, Reds meet again
        CLEVELAND — Dave Burba won't go so far as to say the thrill is gone. But he admits that starting against his former team has lost a little of its luster and a lot of its novelty.

Harnisch to accelerate rehab
        CLEVELAND — Intent on returning to the starting rotation, Pete Harnisch plans to throw every other day off a bullpen mound to hasten his recovery from a weakened right rotator cuff.

Bengals say (laugh) they could do without out Dillon (smirk)
        Cincinnati Bengals officials on Friday repeated their desire to reach an agreement with Pro Bowl running back Corey Dillon. But, Bengals president Mike Brown said, if they can't, they are going to shop for more cornerback and line help and are prepared to enter the season with the running backs they have.

Bonner leaving UK
        Kentucky QB Dusty Bonner informed teammates he intends to transfer to Division II Valdosta, (Ga.) State.

Simon Kenton advances in softball
        Two runs and four hits over two games usually means a quick exit from the state fast-pitch softball tournament. Friday, it earned Simon Kenton a spot in the winners bracket semifinals.

S P E C I A L S
Just like pigs in slop
It'd be a stretch to say the second Flying Pig Marathon was no sweat, but cool weather, a new course and a plethora of painted pigs made it festive.
Complete race results
Winners stories: • Men'sWomen'sWheelchair
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ballpark What's to like, dislike
The proposed Reds' ballpark does offer several innovations that advance the art of ballpark design, but other parts don't measure up.
New imagesWhat do you think?

ATP seeks new site
Cincinnati could lose one of the world's top tennis events unless it builds a new stadium with a retractable roof, more luxury boxes and more seats.
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New digs, new attitude
The Bengals marked the new millennium with a minicamp like none other: New practice fields by the river. New jerseys and team gear. The first day with Peter Warrick and the first without Carl Pickens.

Title renews NKU's dreams
Northern Kentucky University won a basketball game and so much more. Respect. Recognition. The right to dream new dreams.
NKU wins its first championship
NKU rally took a lot of heart
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St. X lands state title
St. Xavier's 63-54 victory in the Division I state championship game gave the Bombers their first state basketball championship.

Mason girls win state title
The Mason girls basketball team beat Pickerington 36-25 in the Division I state championship game at Columbus.
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Sparky will be Red forever
Although he won World Series in both cities and spent nearly two-thirds of his managerial career in Detroit, Sparky Anderson says he'll wear a Reds cap on his Hall of Fame plaque.
Sparky's election was slam dunk
Club celebrates for Sparky
McPhee waited 101 years

College football signings
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High school stars sign up
Check out the list of Greater Cincinnati and Northern Ky. athletes who signed with colleges last week. More coverage:
Girls reap soccer scholarships
Football recruits fill Division I

Newsmakers of the future
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