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By Gene Kershner » Thursday, September 3, 2015

Zayat Stables owner Ahmed Zayat confirmed today that he will keep American Pharoah in training and will point him towards the $5M Breeders' Cup Classic in Lexington, Ky. on Oct. 31. 1/2 I have... Read More

Wednesday, September 2, 2015

Our team is on hand at the First Niagara Center for a press conference regarding "a major announcement" by the Buffalo Bandits. The press conference includes the following individuals from the... Read More

By Amy Moritz » Monday, August 31, 2015

Mike Eberhard remembers the day he knew his daughter would be just fine on the ice. Maddie was just 13 years old playing on a co-ed sled hockey team. The tournament in Canada was against... Read More

By Amy Moritz » Sunday, August 30, 2015

He spent the last five days working on his pitch. He tried a fastball. Tried a curveball. Even a little submarine action. It was “just” a ceremonial first pitch, but there is no “just”... Read More

By Budd Bailey » Saturday, August 29, 2015

Sunday's running column has some anecdotes about the late Tom Donnelly, who is entering the Western New York Running Hall of Fame on Sunday. There wasn't room for all of them, as many were anxious to... Read More

By Gene Kershner » Friday, August 28, 2015

SARATOGA SPRINGS – The New York Racing Association has put together a monster racing card for Travers Day, which includes six straight Grade 1 races followed by the Grade 2 Ballston Spa after... Read More

By Keith McShea » Wednesday, August 26, 2015

Fredonia native Jenn Suhr finished tied for fourth in the pole vault today at the world championships in Beijing. Suhr, the reigning Olympic champion who is ranked first in the world in her... Read More

By Gene Kershner » Tuesday, August 25, 2015

SARATOGA SPRINGS – The 146th edition of the Travers Stakes will have a little something special for racing fans attending the historic track nestled in the foothills of the Adirondack... Read More

By Gene Kershner » Friday, August 21, 2015

The $600,000 Grade 1 Alabama Stakes is the featured race this weekend at the Spa, where seven 3-year-old fillies will look to win the 135th edition of the race named after William Cottrell of... Read More

By Keith McShea » Wednesday, August 19, 2015

At first glance, it was disappointing to see that when ESPN's Uni Watch ranked every city for its pro sports uniforms -- because it included cities with three or more pro teams. That meant no... Read More

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Budd Bailey has served in a variety of roles in Buffalo sports in the past 35 years, including reporter, talk-show host, baseball announcer, public relations staffer and author. He covers the Bandits and running for The News when not working as an editor.