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Houston Astros
Astros announce Minor League Players of the Month for AugustAt Triple A Fresno, IF Tyler White picked up his second consecutive Player of t
Astros announce Minor League Players of the Month for August
Houston Astros / Posted yesterday
At Triple A Fresno, IF Tyler White picked up his second consecutive Player of the Month award after hitting .375 (36x96) with seven doubles, one triple, four homers, 32 RBI and a 1.094 OPS (.500 OBP/.594 SLG) in 27 games in August. Among all Triple A... Read more
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ABC 13 Lynchburg
Area Scores for Tuesday, Sept. 1 Salem 6, Lynchburg 5 - Franklin Guzman (S): 3-4, 2HR, 3 RBIs, Mike Papi (L):
Area Scores for Tuesday, Sept. 1
ABC 13 Lynchburg / Posted yesterday
Salem 6, Lynchburg 5 - Franklin Guzman (S): 3-4, 2HR, 3 RBIs, Mike Papi (L): 3-4, 2B, RBI Carolina 8, Frederick 5 - Keys' loss wraps up second-half Northern Division title for Lynchburg Appalachian... Read more
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Arizona Diamondbacks
Backs recall Enrique Burgos, Matt Stites and Brandon Drury from Triple-A RenoStites, 25, was 1-1 with 3 saves and a 3.86 ERA (11 ER in 25.2 IP) in 23 games
Backs recall Enrique Burgos, Matt Stites and Brandon Drury from Triple-A Reno
Arizona Diamondbacks / Posted 2 days ago
Stites, 25, was 1-1 with 3 saves and a 3.86 ERA (11 ER in 25.2 IP) in 23 games with Triple-A Reno in 2015. He also appeared in 4 games over 2 stints with the D-backs this season, posting a 3.86 ERA (1 ER in 2.1 IP). Stites began the season on the... Read more
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ABC 13 Lynchburg
Area Scores for Monday, August 31 Appalachian League: Danville 14, Kingsport 6 Pulaski 10, Johnson City 0 Hi
Area Scores for Monday, August 31
ABC 13 Lynchburg / Posted 2 days ago
Appalachian League: Danville 14, Kingsport 6 Pulaski 10, Johnson City 0 High School Volleyball: William Byrd 3, Franklin Co. 1 - William Byrd improves to 2-and-1 on the season, Franklin Co. drops to 0-and... Read more
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ABC 13 Lynchburg
Hillcats Near Playoffs, D-Braves Out of ContentionMudcats pitcher Yean Carlos Gil retired the first seven batters he faced before
Hillcats Near Playoffs, D-Braves Out of Contention
ABC 13 Lynchburg / Posted 4 days ago
Mudcats pitcher Yean Carlos Gil retired the first seven batters he faced before Bobby Ison tripled to center field. Ivan Castillo singled to left in the very next at-bat to give the Hillcats a 1-0 lead. Castillo advanced to third on a double by LeVon... Read more
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ABC 13 Lynchburg
Area Scores for Friday, August 28 Lynchburg 8, Carolina 2 - Hillcats reduce their magic number to 3 to clinch t
Area Scores for Friday, August 28
ABC 13 Lynchburg / Posted 5 days ago
Lynchburg 8, Carolina 2 - Hillcats reduce their magic number to 3 to clinch the Northern Division second-half title Winston-Salem 6, Frederick 3 - Keys have lost four straight and fall 7 games behind Lynchburg with... Read more
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ABC 13 Lynchburg
Area Scores for Thursday, August 27 Lynchburg 8, Carolina 2 - Hillcats score seven runs in the 9th to win third s
Area Scores for Thursday, August 27
ABC 13 Lynchburg / Posted 6 days ago
Lynchburg 8, Carolina 2 - Hillcats score seven runs in the 9th to win third straight game Winston-Salem 5, Frederick 4 - Keys fall 6 games behind Lynchburg with 10 to play in Northern Division's second... Read more
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TribLIVE
Pirates notebook: Hurdle mulling rotation optionsMIAMI — With an eye toward the playoffs, manager Clint Hurdle is mulling ways t
Pirates notebook: Hurdle mulling rotation options
TribLIVE / Posted 7 days ago
MIAMI — With an eye toward the playoffs, manager Clint Hurdle is mulling ways to reset the starting rotation after the off day on Monday. “We're still kind of kicking some things around,” Hurdle said Thursday, adding that he's sent some ideas to... Read more
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Houston Astros
Linares named Double A Texas League Manager of the YearThis marks the second Manager of the Year award for Linares, as he received Cal
Linares named Double A Texas League Manager of the Year
Houston Astros / Posted 7 days ago
This marks the second Manager of the Year award for Linares, as he received California League Manager of the Year honors in 2012 after guiding Class A Advanced Lancaster to a championship title. Linares entered the coaching ranks in 1999 as a coach... Read more
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ABC 13 Lynchburg
Area Scores for Wednesday, Aug. 26 Lynchburg 8, Salem 4 - Lynchburg scores 5 in the 7th to erase 4-3 deficit, Mi
Area Scores for Wednesday, Aug. 26
ABC 13 Lynchburg / Posted 7 days ago
Lynchburg 8, Salem 4 - Lynchburg scores 5 in the 7th to erase 4-3 deficit, Mike Papi hit a 2-run triple, drove in 3 runs for Hillcats Potomac 10, Frederick 0 - Keys' loss drops them 5 games behind first-place... Read more
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The Evening Sun
After 18-year baseball career as a player, Red Land's Danny Sheaffer finds niche as coachFirst day on the field at his first spring training. A big moment for an aspiri
After 18-year baseball career as a player, Red Land's Danny Sheaffer finds niche as coach
The Evening Sun / Posted 12 days ago
First day on the field at his first spring training. A big moment for an aspiring big leaguer. Danny Sheaffer walks out of the clubhouse, where at first glance he sees an older man sitting in a golf cart. As Sheaffer approaches, he recognizes the... Read more
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York Daily Record
After 18-year baseball career as a player, Red Land's Danny Sheaffer finds niche as coachFirst day on the field at his first spring training. A big moment for an aspiri
After 18-year baseball career as a player, Red Land's Danny Sheaffer finds niche as coach
York Daily Record / Posted 12 days ago
First day on the field at his first spring training. A big moment for an aspiring big leaguer. Danny Sheaffer walks out of the clubhouse, where at first glance he sees an older man sitting in a golf cart. As Sheaffer approaches, he recognizes the... Read more
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ABC 13 Lynchburg
Area Scores for Friday, August 22 Lynchburg 5, Potomac 2 - First-place Hillcats remain three games ahead of Fre
Area Scores for Friday, August 22
ABC 13 Lynchburg / Posted 12 days ago
Lynchburg 5, Potomac 2 - First-place Hillcats remain three games ahead of Frederick in Northern Div., Frederick edged Myrtle Beach 4-3 Wilmington 7, Salem 5 Appalachian League: Greeneville 5, Danville 0 Pulaski... Read more
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The Shelter Island Reporter
Five who turned pro from the Shelter Island BucksMax Watt on the Fiske Field mound pitching for the Bucks. He made his made his
Five who turned pro from the Shelter Island Bucks
The Shelter Island Reporter / Posted 13 days ago
Max Watt on the Fiske Field mound pitching for the Bucks. He made his made his professional debut this week, pitching one perfect inning with a strikeout against the Gulf Coast League Rays. BY BRIAN MUNDY The Shelter Island Bucks’ 2015 season ended... Read more
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ABC 13 Lynchburg
Area Baseball Scores for Thursday, August 20 Lynchburg 2, Frederick 1 (Game One) - Yhoxian Medina (L): Walk-off infield si
Area Baseball Scores for Thursday, August 20
ABC 13 Lynchburg / Posted 13 days ago
Lynchburg 2, Frederick 1 (Game One) - Yhoxian Medina (L): Walk-off infield single Frederick 2, Lynchburg 0 (Game Two) - Roanoke's Mikey O'Brien (F): Throws 7-inning No-Hitter, 9K, O'Brien is a 2008... Read more
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The Evening Sun
Red Land Little League, the darling of Pennyslvania, has support of MLB vet Danny Sheaffer, a Red Land alumDanny Sheaffer remembers his start in baseball. "I was the short, fat kid with
Red Land Little League, the darling of Pennyslvania, has support of MLB vet Danny Sheaffer, a Red Land alum
The Evening Sun / Posted 14 days ago
Danny Sheaffer remembers his start in baseball. "I was the short, fat kid without a glove," Sheaffer said about his start in Little League during the 1970s. It's not the glamorous start most would envision for a future big league player. Sheaffer,... Read more
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York Daily Record
Red Land Little League, the darling of Pennyslvania, has support of MLB vet Danny Sheaffer, a Red Land alumDanny Sheaffer remembers his start in baseball. "I was the short, fat kid with
Red Land Little League, the darling of Pennyslvania, has support of MLB vet Danny Sheaffer, a Red Land alum
York Daily Record / Posted 14 days ago
Danny Sheaffer remembers his start in baseball. "I was the short, fat kid without a glove," Sheaffer said about his start in Little League during the 1970s. It's not the glamorous start most would envision for a future big league player. Sheaffer,... Read more
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Anaheim Angels
10 Draft picks off to best starts as prosOf course, a strong performance can do wonders for the confidence level. It cer
10 Draft picks off to best starts as pros
Anaheim Angels / Posted 22 days ago
Of course, a strong performance can do wonders for the confidence level. It certainly doesn't make or break a draftee, but there's never anything wrong with hitting the ground running. With that in mind, here is a list of 10 draftees who are off to a... Read more
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St. Louis Cardinals
10 Draft picks off to best starts as prosOf course, a strong performance can do wonders for the confidence level. It cer
10 Draft picks off to best starts as pros
St. Louis Cardinals / Posted 22 days ago
Of course, a strong performance can do wonders for the confidence level. It certainly doesn't make or break a draftee, but there's never anything wrong with hitting the ground running. With that in mind, here is a list of 10 draftees who are off to a... Read more
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Baltimore Orioles
10 Draft picks off to best starts as prosOf course, a strong performance can do wonders for the confidence level. It cer
10 Draft picks off to best starts as pros
Baltimore Orioles / Posted 22 days ago
Of course, a strong performance can do wonders for the confidence level. It certainly doesn't make or break a draftee, but there's never anything wrong with hitting the ground running. With that in mind, here is a list of 10 draftees who are off to a... Read more
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Philadelphia Phillies
10 Draft picks off to best starts as prosOf course, a strong performance can do wonders for the confidence level. It cer
10 Draft picks off to best starts as pros
Philadelphia Phillies / Posted 22 days ago
Of course, a strong performance can do wonders for the confidence level. It certainly doesn't make or break a draftee, but there's never anything wrong with hitting the ground running. With that in mind, here is a list of 10 draftees who are off to a... Read more
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Cincinnati Reds
10 Draft picks off to best starts as prosOf course, a strong performance can do wonders for the confidence level. It cer
10 Draft picks off to best starts as pros
Cincinnati Reds / Posted 22 days ago
Of course, a strong performance can do wonders for the confidence level. It certainly doesn't make or break a draftee, but there's never anything wrong with hitting the ground running. With that in mind, here is a list of 10 draftees who are off to a... Read more
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New York Mets
10 Draft picks off to best starts as prosOf course, a strong performance can do wonders for the confidence level. It cer
10 Draft picks off to best starts as pros
New York Mets / Posted 22 days ago
Of course, a strong performance can do wonders for the confidence level. It certainly doesn't make or break a draftee, but there's never anything wrong with hitting the ground running. With that in mind, here is a list of 10 draftees who are off to a... Read more
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New York Yankees
10 Draft picks off to best starts as prosOf course, a strong performance can do wonders for the confidence level. It cer
10 Draft picks off to best starts as pros
New York Yankees / Posted 22 days ago
Of course, a strong performance can do wonders for the confidence level. It certainly doesn't make or break a draftee, but there's never anything wrong with hitting the ground running. With that in mind, here is a list of 10 draftees who are off to a... Read more
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San Diego Padres
10 Draft picks off to best starts as prosOf course, a strong performance can do wonders for the confidence level. It cer
10 Draft picks off to best starts as pros
San Diego Padres / Posted 22 days ago
Of course, a strong performance can do wonders for the confidence level. It certainly doesn't make or break a draftee, but there's never anything wrong with hitting the ground running. With that in mind, here is a list of 10 draftees who are off to a... Read more
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Texas Rangers
10 Draft picks off to best starts as prosOf course, a strong performance can do wonders for the confidence level. It cer
10 Draft picks off to best starts as pros
Texas Rangers / Posted 22 days ago
Of course, a strong performance can do wonders for the confidence level. It certainly doesn't make or break a draftee, but there's never anything wrong with hitting the ground running. With that in mind, here is a list of 10 draftees who are off to a... Read more
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Pittsburgh Pirates
10 Draft picks off to best starts as prosOf course, a strong performance can do wonders for the confidence level. It cer
10 Draft picks off to best starts as pros
Pittsburgh Pirates / Posted 22 days ago
Of course, a strong performance can do wonders for the confidence level. It certainly doesn't make or break a draftee, but there's never anything wrong with hitting the ground running. With that in mind, here is a list of 10 draftees who are off to a... Read more
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Washington Nationals
10 Draft picks off to best starts as prosOf course, a strong performance can do wonders for the confidence level. It cer
10 Draft picks off to best starts as pros
Washington Nationals / Posted 22 days ago
Of course, a strong performance can do wonders for the confidence level. It certainly doesn't make or break a draftee, but there's never anything wrong with hitting the ground running. With that in mind, here is a list of 10 draftees who are off to a... Read more
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San Francisco Giants
10 Draft picks off to best starts as prosOf course, a strong performance can do wonders for the confidence level. It cer
10 Draft picks off to best starts as pros
San Francisco Giants / Posted 22 days ago
Of course, a strong performance can do wonders for the confidence level. It certainly doesn't make or break a draftee, but there's never anything wrong with hitting the ground running. With that in mind, here is a list of 10 draftees who are off to a... Read more
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Oakland A's
10 Draft picks off to best starts as prosOf course, a strong performance can do wonders for the confidence level. It cer
10 Draft picks off to best starts as pros
Oakland A's / Posted 22 days ago
Of course, a strong performance can do wonders for the confidence level. It certainly doesn't make or break a draftee, but there's never anything wrong with hitting the ground running. With that in mind, here is a list of 10 draftees who are off to a... Read more
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Minnesota Twins
10 Draft picks off to best starts as prosOf course, a strong performance can do wonders for the confidence level. It cer
10 Draft picks off to best starts as pros
Minnesota Twins / Posted 22 days ago
Of course, a strong performance can do wonders for the confidence level. It certainly doesn't make or break a draftee, but there's never anything wrong with hitting the ground running. With that in mind, here is a list of 10 draftees who are off to a... Read more
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Arizona Diamondbacks
10 Draft picks off to best starts as prosOf course, a strong performance can do wonders for the confidence level. It cer
10 Draft picks off to best starts as pros
Arizona Diamondbacks / Posted 22 days ago
Of course, a strong performance can do wonders for the confidence level. It certainly doesn't make or break a draftee, but there's never anything wrong with hitting the ground running. With that in mind, here is a list of 10 draftees who are off to a... Read more
25 related stories
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Houston Astros
10 Draft picks off to best starts as prosOf course, a strong performance can do wonders for the confidence level. It cer
10 Draft picks off to best starts as pros
Houston Astros / Posted 22 days ago
Of course, a strong performance can do wonders for the confidence level. It certainly doesn't make or break a draftee, but there's never anything wrong with hitting the ground running. With that in mind, here is a list of 10 draftees who are off to a... Read more
25 related stories
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Los Angeles Dodgers
10 Draft picks off to best starts as prosOf course, a strong performance can do wonders for the confidence level. It cer
10 Draft picks off to best starts as pros
Los Angeles Dodgers / Posted 22 days ago
Of course, a strong performance can do wonders for the confidence level. It certainly doesn't make or break a draftee, but there's never anything wrong with hitting the ground running. With that in mind, here is a list of 10 draftees who are off to a... Read more
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Kansas City Royals
10 Draft picks off to best starts as prosOf course, a strong performance can do wonders for the confidence level. It cer
10 Draft picks off to best starts as pros
Kansas City Royals / Posted 22 days ago
Of course, a strong performance can do wonders for the confidence level. It certainly doesn't make or break a draftee, but there's never anything wrong with hitting the ground running. With that in mind, here is a list of 10 draftees who are off to a... Read more
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Detroit Tigers
10 Draft picks off to best starts as prosOf course, a strong performance can do wonders for the confidence level. It cer
10 Draft picks off to best starts as pros
Detroit Tigers / Posted 22 days ago
Of course, a strong performance can do wonders for the confidence level. It certainly doesn't make or break a draftee, but there's never anything wrong with hitting the ground running. With that in mind, here is a list of 10 draftees who are off to a... Read more
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Atlanta Braves
10 Draft picks off to best starts as prosOf course, a strong performance can do wonders for the confidence level. It cer
10 Draft picks off to best starts as pros
Atlanta Braves / Posted 22 days ago
Of course, a strong performance can do wonders for the confidence level. It certainly doesn't make or break a draftee, but there's never anything wrong with hitting the ground running. With that in mind, here is a list of 10 draftees who are off to a... Read more
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Cleveland Indians
10 Draft picks off to best starts as prosOf course, a strong performance can do wonders for the confidence level. It cer
10 Draft picks off to best starts as pros
Cleveland Indians / Posted 22 days ago
Of course, a strong performance can do wonders for the confidence level. It certainly doesn't make or break a draftee, but there's never anything wrong with hitting the ground running. With that in mind, here is a list of 10 draftees who are off to a... Read more
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Boston Red Sox
10 Draft picks off to best starts as prosOf course, a strong performance can do wonders for the confidence level. It cer
10 Draft picks off to best starts as pros
Boston Red Sox / Posted 22 days ago
Of course, a strong performance can do wonders for the confidence level. It certainly doesn't make or break a draftee, but there's never anything wrong with hitting the ground running. With that in mind, here is a list of 10 draftees who are off to a... Read more
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Chicago White Sox
10 Draft picks off to best starts as prosOf course, a strong performance can do wonders for the confidence level. It cer
10 Draft picks off to best starts as pros
Chicago White Sox / Posted 22 days ago
Of course, a strong performance can do wonders for the confidence level. It certainly doesn't make or break a draftee, but there's never anything wrong with hitting the ground running. With that in mind, here is a list of 10 draftees who are off to a... Read more
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Seattle Mariners
10 Draft picks off to best starts as prosOf course, a strong performance can do wonders for the confidence level. It cer
10 Draft picks off to best starts as pros
Seattle Mariners / Posted 22 days ago
Of course, a strong performance can do wonders for the confidence level. It certainly doesn't make or break a draftee, but there's never anything wrong with hitting the ground running. With that in mind, here is a list of 10 draftees who are off to a... Read more
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Milwaukee Brewers
10 Draft picks off to best starts as prosOf course, a strong performance can do wonders for the confidence level. It cer
10 Draft picks off to best starts as pros
Milwaukee Brewers / Posted 22 days ago
Of course, a strong performance can do wonders for the confidence level. It certainly doesn't make or break a draftee, but there's never anything wrong with hitting the ground running. With that in mind, here is a list of 10 draftees who are off to a... Read more
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Toronto Blue Jays
10 Draft picks off to best starts as prosOf course, a strong performance can do wonders for the confidence level. It cer
10 Draft picks off to best starts as pros
Toronto Blue Jays / Posted 22 days ago
Of course, a strong performance can do wonders for the confidence level. It certainly doesn't make or break a draftee, but there's never anything wrong with hitting the ground running. With that in mind, here is a list of 10 draftees who are off to a... Read more
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TribLIVE
Pirates notebook: Harrison, Mercer begin rehab assignmentsST. LOUIS — It is possible, but not likely, that injured infielders Jordy Merce
Pirates notebook: Harrison, Mercer begin rehab assignments
TribLIVE / Posted 23 days ago
ST. LOUIS — It is possible, but not likely, that injured infielders Jordy Mercer and Josh Harrison could rejoin the Pirates before the end of this month. Both players on Tuesday began rehab assignments with Triple-A Indianapolis. Mercer went on the... Read more
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Pittsburgh Pirates
Three Pirates Minor Leaguers earn monthly honorsWest Virginia Black Bears outfielder Logan Hill was named the New York-Penn Lea
Three Pirates Minor Leaguers earn monthly honors
Pittsburgh Pirates / Posted 23 days ago
West Virginia Black Bears outfielder Logan Hill was named the New York-Penn League Player-of-the-Month for July after leading the league in total bases (51), RBI (23), home runs (four) and OPS (1.011). His .330 average and 19 runs scored were... Read more
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Daily Press
Whit Babcock interview Part II: Hokies AD on Nike deal, ACC channel, his priorities(NOTE: Cassell Coliseum’s basketball floor has been renamed Carilion Court, in
Whit Babcock interview Part II: Hokies AD on Nike deal, ACC channel, his priorities
Daily Press / Posted 23 days ago
(NOTE: Cassell Coliseum’s basketball floor has been renamed Carilion Court, in exchange for the Roanoke-based medical firm paying the school $500,000 annually for 10 years. And as you likely know, Babcock, a 1992 James Madison graduate, played... Read more
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MLB Trade Rumors
Astros Acquire Oliver PerezPerez spent his first nine seasons in the Majors as a starter for the Padres, P
Astros Acquire Oliver Perez
MLB Trade Rumors / Posted 26 days ago
Perez spent his first nine seasons in the Majors as a starter for the Padres, Pirates, and Mets before beginning a bit of a career renaissance as a reliever for the Mariners. He signed a two-year free agent deal with the Diamondbacks in March 2014... Read more
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ABC 13 Lynchburg
Area Baseball Scores for Thursday, Aug. 6 Lynchburg 3, Potomac 2 (12) - Ivan Castillo (L): Game-winning rbi single in 1
Area Baseball Scores for Thursday, Aug. 6
ABC 13 Lynchburg / Posted 27 days ago
Lynchburg 3, Potomac 2 (12) - Ivan Castillo (L): Game-winning rbi single in 12th Salem 3, Frederick 2 - Keys fall 2 games behind first-place Lynchburg in the Northern Division Appalachian... Read more
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ABC 13 Lynchburg
Area Baseball for Wednesday, Aug. 5 Lynchburg 7, Potomac 6 - LeVon Washington (L): 3-4, Game-winning HR in 8th F
Area Baseball for Wednesday, Aug. 5
ABC 13 Lynchburg / Posted 28 days ago
Lynchburg 7, Potomac 6 - LeVon Washington (L): 3-4, Game-winning HR in 8th Frederick 9, Salem 7 - Keys stay one game behind first-place Lynchburg Appalachian League: Danville 3, Princeton 1 Pulaski 8,... Read more
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ABC 13 Lynchburg
Area Baseball Scores for Tuesday, August 4 Potomac 3, Lynchburg 1 - Clint Frazier (L): 3-3, Three Doubles and a Walk Fr
Area Baseball Scores for Tuesday, August 4
ABC 13 Lynchburg / Posted 29 days ago
Potomac 3, Lynchburg 1 - Clint Frazier (L): 3-3, Three Doubles and a Walk Frederick 8, Salem 4 - Keys Pull Within One Game of First-Place Lynchburg in the Northern Division Second-Half... Read more
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