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Braves sign veteran Pablo Sandoval to a minor league deal

Braves sign veteran Pablo Sandoval to a minor league deal

By KEVIN MCALPIN 680 THE FAN, ATLANTA – On Monday, the Braves brought in a familiar name, signing veteran Pablo Sandoval to a minor league deal. Sandoval, a three-time World Series champion with the San Francisco Giants was in his second go-round with the Giants, after a three year stint with the Boston Red Sox.…More

Mets to be bought by Steve Cohen, billionaire hedge fund manager

Mets to be bought by Steve Cohen, billionaire hedge fund manager

NEW YORK (AP) — Billionaire hedge fund manager Steve Cohen has agreed to buy the New York Mets from the Wilpon and Katz families. The team announced the agreement on Monday. The deal is subject to the approval of Major League Baseball owners. Sportico reported Cohen will own 95% of the team, with the rest…More

Orioles slug 3 homers in 9-run 3rd, pummel Braves 14-1

Orioles slug 3 homers in 9-run 3rd, pummel Braves 14-1

By DAVID GINSBURG BALTIMORE (AP) — DJ Stewart hit the first of three Baltimore homers in a nine-run third inning, and the Orioles pounded the Atlanta Braves 14-1 Monday night to end a five-game losing streak. After winning three of four in Washington to extend their NL East lead to a season-high 3 1/2 games,…More

This is a big week for the Braves’ starting rotation!

This is a big week for the Braves’ starting rotation!

By KEVIN MCALPIN 680 THE FAN, ATLANTA – With less than two weeks left in the regular season, the Braves enter tonight’s series opener in Baltimore with a three-and-a-half game lead over the now second place Marlins, as Miami swept a twin bill from Philly yesterday in South Florida. With the loss, the Phils now…More

It’s a HUGE Matchup between two 7A Powerhouses!

It’s a HUGE Matchup between two 7A Powerhouses!

This week on Friday Night Football: We enter our third week of the 2020 regular season with one of the biggest matchups in the nation this week, when the Parkview Panthers (1-0 Record/ #4-ranked in AAAAAAA) visit the North Gwinnett Bulldogs (2-0 Record/ #3-ranked in AAAAAAA). This is great matchup featuring two programs which are…More

4th-down plays on 2 straight possessions help doom Falcons

4th-down plays on 2 straight possessions help doom Falcons

By CHARLES ODUM ATLANTA (AP) — Two fourth-down plays on back-to-back possessions in the third quarter helped create a deficit that was too much for the Atlanta Falcons to overcome. Now, in a crucial season for coach Dan Quinn, the Falcons already face a disturbingly familiar challenge. They know from recent history that bad starts…More

Duvall, Albies power Braves to 8-4 triumph over Nationals

Duvall, Albies power Braves to 8-4 triumph over Nationals

WASHINGTON (AP) — Adam Duvall and Ozzie Albies each hit a two-run homer off a laboring Max Scherzer, and the Atlanta Braves rallied past the Washington Nationals 8-4 on Sunday. Kyle Wright pitched six innings for his first major league win, helping Atlanta take three of four from Washington. The Nationals carried a 4-2 lead…More

Georgia Tech edges Florida State 16-13

Georgia Tech edges Florida State 16-13

By BOB FERRANTE TALLAHASSEE, Fla. (AP) — Georgia Tech had not won an ACC road game to open a season since 1996, long before everyone on the roster was born. But the Yellow Jackets now have a significant win to build on in Year Two under coach Geoff Collins. True freshman Jeff Sims, who was…More

AP Source: Big Ten presidents to reconsider fall football

AP Source: Big Ten presidents to reconsider fall football

By RALPH D. RUSSO Big Ten football might be making a comeback. Big Ten university presidents will meet Sunday to hear a presentation about playing a fall football season after all — maybe as soon as mid-October — amid pressure to kick off from parents, players, coaches and even the president. A person with direct…More

Braves beat Nationals 2-1 behind Anderson’s strong outing

Braves beat Nationals 2-1 behind Anderson’s strong outing

By BOBBY BANCROFT WASHINGTON (AP) — The Atlanta Braves have one of the best offenses in baseball, yet eventually will need to rely on pitching to get the job done. Right now, that’s coming in form of rookie Ian Anderson. Anderson allowed one hit over seven scoreless innings and the NL East-leading Braves held on…More

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