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Braves Parking PERMIT ONLY for today’s game

Braves Parking PERMIT ONLY for today’s game

ATTENTION BRAVES FANS:  Due to todays’s 12:10 PM start, parking for the game in Braves-controlled lots is permit only, and is SOLD OUT. We recommend fans take rideshare to-and-from tomorrow’s game, or rely on CobbLinc and MARTA Buses. For more information, please visit https://www.mlb.com/braves/ballpark/transportation/public-transportationMore

Southern Company Business of Sports – Steve Sands: Golf Channel Personality

Southern Company Business of Sports – Steve Sands: Golf Channel Personality

Steve Sands, announcer and personality for the Golf Channel, joins buck to discuss the U.S. Open at Pebble Beach.  Wh should we keep an eye out for?  Who can we expect to be at the top of his game?  Find out today! http://images.tritondigitalcms.com/1453/sites/2/2019/06/12150339/PT-1-Southern-Company-Call-In-BNK-061219.mp3 PART 1 http://images.tritondigitalcms.com/1453/sites/2/2019/06/12150343/PT-2-Southern-Company-Call-In-BNK-061219.mp3 PART 2More

Koepka facing long odds for another US Open title

Koepka facing long odds for another US Open title

By DOUG FERGUSON PEBBLE BEACH, Calif. (AP) — Brooks Koepka should already have enough motivation for this U.S. Open. At stake is a shot at a U.S. Open record not touched in 104 years — three straight victories by Willie Anderson. On his mind was a Fox Sports preview that Koepka interpreted as another example…More

Analysis: Even being injured Durant leads free-agent pack

Analysis: Even being injured Durant leads free-agent pack

By TIM REYNOLDS OAKLAND, Calif. (AP) — This was already going to be a summer filled with fireworks in the NBA. Nothing has changed. Kevin Durant’s Achilles injury, the severity of which isn’t yet confirmed, means he probably won’t be able to play much — if any — next season. But this is a testament…More

Ex-slugger David Ortiz had counted on fans to protect him

Ex-slugger David Ortiz had counted on fans to protect him

By MICHAEL WEISSENSTEIN and MARTÍN JOSÉ ADAMES ALCÁNTARA SANTO DOMINGO, Dominican Republic (AP) — Beloved in his hometown, David Ortíz traveled the dangerous streets of Santo Domingo with little or no security, trusting in his fans to protect him. Big Papi’s guard was down even at hotspots like the Dial Bar and Lounge, where the…More

McCann homers twice, Braves with 5th straight

McCann homers twice, Braves with 5th straight

By GEORGE HENRY ATLANTA (AP) — Now that his knee is healthy, Brian McCann showed he has plenty of power left at 35 years old. McCann hit one of four Atlanta homers in the second inning and took Pirates starter Chris Archer deep again with a tiebreaking, three-run shot in the sixth to help the…More

All Hail The King, Rafa Nadal Wins His 12th French Open Title

All Hail The King, Rafa Nadal Wins His 12th French Open Title

by Intern Matthew Weitz ATLANTA – After an exciting four set final, Rafa Nadal defeated Dominic Thiem to win his 12th French Open title and his 18th overall major title. In the first set, things initially looked bleak for Rafa.  He went down a break early to the 25 year old Austrian.  Unlike most tennis…More

Warriors hang on to stay alive, win Game 5 of NBA Finals

Warriors hang on to stay alive, win Game 5 of NBA Finals

By BRIAN MAHONEY TORONTO (AP) — The Golden State Warriors aren’t letting go of the NBA title just yet. With Stephen Curry and Klay Thompson shooting and Draymond Green swatting, the champions found a way to win even after a gut-wrenching loss. Curry scored 31 points, Thompson added 26 and they led a season-saving surge…More

Acuña hits grand slam after early fracas, Braves top Pirates 13-7

Acuña hits grand slam after early fracas, Braves top Pirates 13-7

By CHARLES ODUM ATLANTA (AP) — The Atlanta Braves stayed hot by hitting five home runs on a night a first-inning, stare-down contest created the biggest stir. Ronald Acuña Jr. hit a grand slam, Ozzie Albies added two homers and the Braves beat Pittsburgh 13-7 on Monday night after Pirates starter Joe Musgrove was ejected…More

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