BC-OH–Ohio Sports Digest 1:30 pm, OH


The state at 1:30 p.m. All times EDT.

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BBO–WORLD SERIES

CLEVELAND — Still needing one win for their first title since 1948, the Cleveland Indians will be back at home when Josh Tomlin starts Tuesday night with a 3-2 World Series lead. Jake Arrieta pitches for the Chicago Cubs, who will have Kyle Schwarber back in the lineup as they try to force Game 7. By Ronald Blum. UPCOMING: 800 words, photos, by 8 p.m.

BBO–WORLD SERIES-PLAYING ON

CHICAGO — One way or another, there will be a championship celebration in Cleveland. Still to be determined? Whether the Indians or Cubs will be popping the champagne. By Andrew Seligman. SENT: 820 words, photos.

BBO–WORLD SERIES-JIM LITKE

CHICAGO — Success was practically stamped on Kris Bryant’s DNA. That’s what made his struggles through the first four World Series games so confounding. But after his fourth-inning home run awakened a hibernating Cubs offense, Bryant had the gleam of a historic comeback in his eye. “Why not us?” he says. By Sports Columnist Jim Litke. SENT: 750 words, photos.

BBO–WORLD SERIES-CUBS FANS.

CHICAGO — One thing that isn’t dead on Halloween is Chicago Cubs’ fans hope that the team can still win it all. SENT: 130 words. UPCOMING: Developing.

FBN–BENGALS-HALFWAY

CINCINNATI — The Bengals have a losing record halfway through the season. The defense is giving up a lot of yards and points, and that’s just the most glaring issue. By Joe Kay. UPCOMING: 600 words by 6 p.m., photos.

FBN–COWBOYS-QB QUANDARY

FRISCO, Texas — Dallas owner Jerry Jones says Tony Romo won’t play against Cleveland. But that’s because he says the 10-year starter won’t be ready to return from a back injury, not because Dak Prescott is keeping the job after six straight wins. By Schuyler Dixon. UPCOMING: 650 words by 7 p.m., photos.

FBN–BROWNS-PATRIOTS-TRADE

The Cleveland Browns have acquired linebacker Jamie Collins from New England, a person with knowledge of the trade tells The Associated Press. By Barry Wilner. SENT: 130 words. UPCOMING: Developing.

FBC–T25-NEBRASKA-BOUNCING BACK?

LINCOLN, Neb. — Even after its overtime loss at Wisconsin, No. 9 Nebraska remains alone in first place in the Big Ten West. That one-game lead is tenuous, though, with a trip to No. 6 Ohio State up next. By College Football Writer Eric Olson. UPCOMING: 600 words by 4 p.m., photos.

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