May 27, 2010 - 11:57pm
Highly-touted left-handed pitching prospect Aroldis Chapman topped 100 miles per hour four times in the first inning and gave up just three hits, while striking out seven over five innings.
By Josh Cook Aroldis Chapman got the Louisville Bats off to a blazing start Thursday night. The highly-touted left-handed pitching prospect threw four pitches over 100 miles per hour in the first inning - including a 103-mph strikeout - and baffled the Gwinnett Braves for five innings as...
May 26, 2010 - 4:50pm
The Breeders' Cup, which will be Nov. 5-6 at Churchill Downs, will finish under the new permanent lights at the track both days. The final race of the weekend, the $5 million Breeders' Cup Classic, will go off around 6:45 p.m. Nov. 6.
By Josh Cook Even casual horse-racing fans knew after May 1's 136th Kentucky Derby that it was only a matter of time before Churchill Downs ran a big race under the lights. That time will be Nov. 5-6 in the Breeders' Cup World Championships. Races will finish at approximately 7:30 p.m. on...
May 25, 2010 - 11:00pm
Todd Frazier and Zack Cozart hit solo home runs, while Chad Reineke pitched seven solid innings, to lead the Louisville Bats to a 3-1 win over Scranton/Wilkes-Barre on Tuesday night.
By Josh Cook Solo home runs from Todd Frazier and Zack Cozart, and solid outing by starter Chad Reineke, lifted the Louisville Bats to a 3-1 win over Scranton/Wilkes-Barre in front of 7,404 fans Tuesday night at Louisville Slugger Field. The Bats (21-25), who have won eight of their last 11...
May 25, 2010 - 11:42am
The Louisville Arena Authority has installed a new state-of-the-art megapixel webcam - which can be seen at www.arenaauthority.com - that will allow people to track the completion of the interior of the future home of the University of Louisville men's and women's basketball teams.
By Josh Cook Want to see how the interior construction of the new KFC Yum! Center is progressing? 
May 24, 2010 - 10:03pm
Don't be surprised if you see some disco-dancing, swimwear or even a tux or two at Churchill Downs this spring or summer. That's because this year's night-racing will feature some special themes, beginning with "Disco at the Downs" on June 11. 
By Josh Cook In the immortal words of Barney Stinson, get ready to "suit up" for the night-racing sessions at Churchill Downs this spring, summer and fall. That's because each evening of thoroughbred racing will also have a special theme that will follow the credo of Neil Patrick...