Minor helps his own cause in Atlanta win Mike Minor took a two-hit shutout into the eighth inning after hitting a double and single himself, leading the Atlanta Braves over the New York Mets 6-1 Thursday night.
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Charles O'Brien Associated Press Sports WriterAssociated Press
Venters’ ligament torn for third time The Atlanta Braves shut down left-hander Jonny Venters for the rest of the season after the reliever tore an elbow ligament while trying to come back from his second Tommy John surgery.
Stewart set to return at Atlanta Tony Stewart will return to Sprint Cup competition Sunday night at Atlanta Motor Speedway, ending a three-race hiatus taken after he struck and killed a fellow driver during a dirt-track race.
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Jenna Fryer Associated Press Sports WriterAssociated Press
NFL increases domestic violence bans Acknowledging he “didn’t get it right” with a two-game suspension for Ravens running back Ray Rice, NFL commissioner Roger Goodell announced tougher penalties for players accused of domestic violence.
August 29, 2014 12:34 AM | 0 | 3 |
Howard Fendrich Associated Press Sports WriterAssociated Press
Commentary: Blue Devils organized for life success All around Cobb County, football coaches are invested in their players. They want to see them flourish on the field, in the classroom and in the community. But before the coaches can provide any as...
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John Bednarowski email@example.com The Marietta Daily Journal
Yates states his case for backup QB job Atlanta Falcons coach Mike Smith is waiting to select a backup quarterback. Watching a replay of the preseason finale at Jacksonville might make his decision an easy one.
August 29, 2014 12:43 AM | 0 | 3 |
Mark Long Associated Press Sports WriterAssociated Press
Walk-off puts Lady Warriors into region lead North Cobb is now in the driver’s seat. The Lady Warriors rallied from a 3-0 deficit to post a 4-3 nine-inning victory over Harrison on Thursday in a Region 4AAAAAA home game.
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Carlton D. White firstname.lastname@example.orgThe Marietta Daily Journal
Connors comes to NIU finale Ricky Connors received an unexpected phone call this past offseason. The Northern Illinois senior fullback and Harrison High School graduate heard from Huskies coach Rod Carey, and it was a very re...
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Steve Nitz DeKalb Daily ChronicleThe Marietta Daily Journal
Firnbach to take place as Life AD Life University will be keeping a familiar face in charge of its athletic department, as John Barrett will be succeeded by longtime lieutenant Bill Firnbach as athletic director.