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Sports Minute: Here is the latest Ohio sports news from The Associated Press

MILWAUKEE (AP) - Eric Thames homered twice to raise his major league-leading total to 10, Hernan Perez added a three-run shot, Matt Garza pitched for the first time this season and the Milwaukee Brewers beat the Cincinnati Reds 11-7 on Monday night. Seven of Thames' 10 major-league leading home runs have come off the Reds' hurlers, including five in the four-game series in mid-April at Cincinnati.

WHEATON, Ill. (AP) - The father of an Ohio college student who died after being struck during a hammer-throw event at a suburban Chicago track meet is remembering him as a strong Christian. The Rev. Mark Roser says 19-year-old Cincinnati resident Ethan Roser shared his faith with others and it guided his life. Ethan Roser died Saturday while volunteering at a track and field competition at Wheaton College when he was accidentally struck by a hammer.

CINCINNATI (AP) - Cincinnati Bengals cornerback Adam "Pacman" Jones' court case has been continued to May 16, when there will be a pretrial hearing. Jones faces misdemeanor charges including assault in Ohio's Hamilton County. Jones said after his release he shouldn't have been arrested and the case didn't make sense.

FINDLAY, Ohio (AP) - Pittsburgh Steelers quarterback Ben Roethlisberger says he's sorry he let a few negative words cause a rift between him and his hometown in Ohio. Roethlisberger was back in Findlay over the weekend as he and his sister were inducted into Hancock County's sports hall of fame. He says he was hurt several years ago by criticism from some people in the northern Ohio town that came after he was accused of sexual assault.

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