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Braves deal with Cubs on deadline day
The contending Atlanta Braves bolstered their bench and bullpen Thursday, acquiring utilityman Emilio Bonifacio and left-hander James Russell in a trade with the Chicago Cubs.
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Falcons defensive tackle Peria Jerry retires
Atlanta Falcons defensive tackle Peria Jerry to retire from the NFL, coach Mike Smith said Thursday.
August 01, 2014 12:17 AM | 0 0 comments | 3 3 recommendations | email to a friend
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Deadline day sees flurry of deals
Baseball fans were trying to sort out the dizzying deals for postseason aces Jon Lester and John Lackey, Home Run Derby champ Yoenis Cespedes and All-Star shortstop Asdrubal Cabrera.
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Georgia Tech going ‘back to basics’
Georgia Tech is going back to what it has done best under coach Paul Johnson.
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Comeback ‘a work in progress,’ says Jones
Falcons taking small steps with receiver following foot surgery
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Georgia Open brings diverse field of players to Pinetree
The Georgia Open, the state’s largest professional golf tournament, will celebrate its 60th anniversary as it takes place this week at Pinetree Country Club in Kennesaw.
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Scully humbly returning for 66th year
Vin Scully poked fun at himself after word came out that he plans to return for his record 66th season in the Los Angeles Dodgers’ broadcast booth next year.
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Guy gets his time to shine
Ray Guy built a Hall of Fame career of making other people wait.
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Cubs catcher enjoys spotlight after getting win
John Baker’s No. 12 was still in the pitcher’s column on Wrigley Field’s hand-operated scoreboard when the journeyman catcher returned to the ballpark on Wednesday.
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Georgia receiver Malcolm Mitchell hurts knee again
Georgia receiver Malcolm Mitchell has another knee injury and will miss the start of practice Friday.
August 01, 2014 10:30 AM | 0 0 comments | 2 2 recommendations | email to a friend
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Smoltz struggles at ‘nightmare’ Pinetree
Last weekend, former Atlanta Braves great John Smoltz watched his manager and two former teammates get inducted into the National Baseball Hall of Fame in Cooperstown, N.Y.
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Quarterback queries prevalent across SEC
Quarterback battles and signal-caller questions abound in the Southeastern Conference going into preseason camps around the league.
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Former Campbell star Lewis-Harris suspended two games by NFL
Bengals cornerback Chris Lewis-Harris was suspended for two games Wednesday for violating the NFL’s substance abuse policy.
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Pinetree as active as ever
Rob Williams has been getting a lot of work in on the recently installed champion Bermuda grass that serves as the surface of Pinetree Country Club.
July 30, 2014 12:13 AM | 1 1 comments | 4 4 recommendations | email to a friend
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Rivera honored again in Fargo
Kennesaw Mountain wrestler ends event as dual all-American
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McEachern’s Hockman honored by CBS MaxPreps
For a young quarterback, McEachern’s Bailey Hockman has already shown veteran capabilities. As a freshman he helped lead the Indians to three Class AAAAAA state playoff wins last season following a...
July 28, 2014 10:29 PM | 0 0 comments | 7 7 recommendations | email to a friend
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Emotions flow freely as baseball’s hallowed grounds welcome its six newest members
Frank Thomas choked back tears, Joe Torre apologized for leaving people out of his speech and Tony La Russa said he felt uneasy.
July 27, 2014 09:25 PM | 0 0 comments | 4 4 recommendations | email to a friend
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Kell alum Williams races to junior world championship
Kendell Williams won the 100-meters hurdles Sunday on the final day of the IAAF junior world championships at Hayward Field.
July 27, 2014 09:24 PM | 0 0 comments | 5 5 recommendations | email to a friend
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Paulsen getting most out of his Colorado call-up
Ben Paulsen dreamed of playing professional baseball as a child. A 2006 graduate of Kell, he got his wish in 2009, when he was drafted by the Colorado Rockies in the third round.
July 27, 2014 12:35 AM | 0 0 comments | 7 7 recommendations | email to a friend
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