Kingsport Times News Thursday, July 31, 2014
Sports
Baseball Hall cuts election eligibility to 10 years

Baseball Hall cuts election eligibility to 10 years

July 26th, 2014 1:10 pm by Associated Press

Barry Bonds, Roger Clemens, Sammy Sosa and Mark McGwire will have less time to remain eligible for the Hall of Fame ballot under changes made Saturday. The Hall of Fame's board cut a player's eligibility from 15 years to 10.

Comments
Sports
Less 'MeAngelo,' more maturity for Redskins CB Hall

Less 'MeAngelo,' more maturity for Redskins CB Hall

July 26th, 2014 12:00 pm by Associated Press

DeAngelo Hall stood before his Redskins teammates last spring and downplayed his "MeAngelo" antics. Still, though, mention Hall and the phrase "temperamental hothead" is just as likely to come to mind as "three-time Pro Bowl cornerback."

Comments
Sports NASCAR/Racing
Petty believes NASCAR should be helping teams

Petty believes NASCAR should be helping teams

July 26th, 2014 12:04 am by Associated Press

Richard Petty said Friday the newly formed Race Team Alliance was necessary because NASCAR hasn't done enough to help team owners slash costs.

Comments
Sports Sports Live
Royals sweep Appy twin bill with K-Mets

Royals sweep Appy twin bill with K-Mets

July 25th, 2014 11:12 pm by Staff Report

The Kingsport Mets took it on the chin Friday night, losing both ends of an Appalachian League doubleheader at Burlington.

Comments
Sports Sports Live NASCAR/Racing
Bristol's Moore brings iconic 'War Wizard' home

Bristol's Moore brings iconic 'War Wizard' home

July 25th, 2014 10:20 pm by Dave Ongie

Every driver loves competing at his or her home track, but the bond between Randy Moore and Bristol Motor Speedway runs especially deep. The Bristol native will fire up his "War Wizard" for Thompson Metal Monster Truck Madness at BMS.

Comments
Sports
Titans open camp with new coach, goal to win now

Titans open camp with new coach, goal to win now

July 25th, 2014 6:38 pm by Associated Press

The Titans reported Friday for training camp with their new coach, and Ken Whisenhunt says he knows fans want to win now. So do the Titans.

Comments
Sports
'Mister' Jennings joins Lees-McRae hoops staff

'Mister' Jennings joins Lees-McRae hoops staff

July 25th, 2014 1:08 pm by Staff Report

Former East Tennessee State star Keith "Mister" Jennings has joined the Lees-McRae men's basketball staff as an assistant coach.

Comments
Sports
Miami Marlins come through against Atlanta Braves closer Craig Kimbrel

Miami Marlins come through against Atlanta Braves closer Craig Kimbrel

July 25th, 2014 9:47 am by By Clark Spencer, The Miami Herald (MCT)

Jarrod Saltalamacchia's single off Kimbrel in the ninth drove in Marcell Ozuna with the go-ahead run, and the Marlins defeated the Atlanta Braves 3-2. By taking three games, it gave the Marlins their first four-game series win in Atlanta since 2007.

Comments
Sports NASCAR/Racing
France is trying to keep NASCAR popular

France is trying to keep NASCAR popular

July 25th, 2014 9:38 am by By Jim Peltz, Los Angeles Times (MCT)

NASCAR driver Brad Keselowski remembers slamming into a rival's car in Phoenix a few years ago, only to be summoned after the race by officials who scolded him for being too aggressive on the track.

Comments
Sports Entertainment
Time Warner, Bright House to carry SEC Network

Time Warner, Bright House to carry SEC Network

July 25th, 2014 1:39 am by Associated Press

Time Warner Cable and Bright House Networks have reached deals with ESPN to carry the SEC Network, which debuts on Aug. 14.

Comments