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July 19, 2017 - 3:19 pm
Today marks the glorious day of rookie mini camps to begin. It means you can taste football in the air! Every team has the same record at this time, and all are focused on the same goal. Most teams coming off a 13-3 season should be focusing on how to implement their rookies into a winning...
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July 19, 2017 - 8:53 am
A 4-run 3rd inning was all the Cubs needed to earn John Lackey the 5-1 win in his return to the rotation. Braves rookie Sean Newcomb drops to 1-5 on the season as Atlanta loses their second straight game. Full recap here: http://www.espn.com/mlb/recap?gameId=370718115 This afternoon, RA Dickey...
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JC Shurburtt
July 12, 2017 - 10:25 am
Frankly, in 2016 the Atlantic Coast Conference was flat-out a better college football conference top to bottom than the Southeastern Conference. Clemson defeated Alabama for the national title. The Thanksgiving weekend rivalry games were titled toward the ACC as the Tigers beat South Carolina,...
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June 27, 2017 - 9:16 am
Coming off of their fourth straight series victory, the Braves head back out west to battle the San Diego Padres tonight. Rookie Sean Newcomb takes the mound in serch of his first big league victory. Full preview here: http://www.espn.com/mlb/preview?gameId=370627125
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Straight Up With Sturg
June 22, 2017 - 1:49 pm
Never can I remember a time where there has been so much buzz before the NBA Draft. The talk of the town was about how the NBA is in shambles because of the Warriors playoff dominance. There are only two teams that can really compete against Golden State, and the rest of the league knows this as...
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June 22, 2017 - 8:58 am
For the third time in a week, the Braves earned a win in walk-off style! Last night, Matt Kemp was the hero with his 2-run bomb in the bottom of the 11th. Full recap here: http://www.espn.com/mlb/recap?gameId=370621115 Tonight, Jamie Garcia gets the nod as the Braves look to win their third...
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June 21, 2017 - 9:12 am
Julio Teheran was cruising into the 8th with a 2-0 lead and then the bottom fell out. The Giants scored five in the 8th inning and went on to win the second game of the four game series 6-3. Full game recap here: http://www.espn.com/mlb/recap?gameId=370620115 Tonight, rookie Sean Newcomb takes the...
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June 18, 2017 - 8:57 am
The Marlin's unloaded in the 5th to erase an early 2-0 Atlanta lead, but the no-quit Braves fought back and got the win with another walk-off hit! Full Game Recap here: http://www.espn.com/mlb/recap?gameId=370617115 Mike Foltynewicz takes the bump today hoping to give the Braves a second straight...
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June 16, 2017 - 8:41 am
After taking 2-of-3 from the division leading Washington Nationals this week, your Atlanta Braves return home to Sun Trust Park tonight to take on the lowly Miami Marlins in another NL East tilt. Sean Newcomb will make his second career start tonight against the Fish. Read a full game preview here...
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Straight Up With Sturg
June 14, 2017 - 6:06 pm
“They had to build a super team to beat LeBron!” “This is going to ruin the league!” “How can you beat a team with four superstars?” This is what is being said after the Golden State Warriors cruised through the playoffs thus becoming champions for the second time in three attempts. You can...
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