August 1, 2010 - 10:33pm
Drew Sutton's RBI-single in the bottom of the 11th inning gave the Louisville Bats a 3-2 win - their 10th in a row - over International League West-leading Columbus on Sunday night at Louisville Slugger Field. Louisville's third walk-off win of the season moved the Bats within 6 1/2 games of the division-leading Clippers.
By Josh Cook Drew Sutton picked a fine time to break out of his slump. Sutton's single in the bottom of the 11th inning gave the Louisville Bats a 3-2 win - their 10th straight victory - over International League West-leading Columbus on Sunday night at Louisville Slugger Field. The game-...
July 31, 2010 - 11:32pm
The Louisville Bats set a franchise record with their 22nd victory in July on Saturday night with a 10-2 win over International League West-leading Columbus. In his second rehab start with the Bats, Homer Bailey, left, bettered local boys Marty Popham (Butler High School) and Jeremy Sowers (Ballard High School) as Louisville won its ninth game in a row.
By Josh Cook The only thing hotter than the Louisville Bats in July has been the weather, but just barely. Saturday night the Bats set a franchise-record with their 22nd victory of the month with a 10-2 win over International League West-leading Columbus in front of 9,097 fans at Louisville...
July 30, 2010 - 11:38pm
The Louisville Bats roughed up former closer Jon Adkins, now a relief pitcher for Charlotte, for four unearned runs in the seventh inning on their way to a 5-2 win over the Knights on Friday night at Louisville Slugger Field.
By Josh Cook The Louisville Bats beat up on a former teammate to win their eighth straight game. The Bats scored four unearned runs in the seventh inning off their former closer Jon Adkins, now a relief pitcher for Charlotte, to beat the Knights 5-2 Friday night in front of 8,894 at...
July 30, 2010 - 1:17am
Karen Sypher is accused of trying to extort University of Louisville men's basketball coach Rick Pitino, left. However if you are like me some of the legalese used at Sypher's trial sounds like Chinese. So here is my attempt to explain Thursday morning's courtroom proceedings using sports as a backdrop.
By Josh Cook I’m a sports writer. I have been for 15 years. I’m very familiar with several different kinds of courts - basketball, volleyball and tennis.  But my Thursday morning trip to the U.S. District Court in downtown Louisville to cover a sports story was something new to me.
July 29, 2010 - 11:39pm
The Louisville Bats had averaged 9.2 runs in winning six straight games, but Thursday night their pitching staff propelled them to their 11th shutout of the season. Louisville's Matt Maloney, left, gave up just two hits while striking out five over seven innings to win his third straight start.
By Josh Cook The Louisville Bats changed it up Thursday night. Their offense had carried them to six straight wins, but it was their pitching that carried them to their seven victory in a row. A trio of pitchers, led by starter Matt Maloney, led Louisville to a 2-0 win over Charlotte in...