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Twins' previously dead bats come to life in 5-3 win at Kingsport

Twins' previously dead bats come to life in 5-3 win at Kingsport

July 25th, 2015 11:12 pm by George Thwaites

Elizabethton hammered out 10 hits, including two home runs and two doubles, en route to taking a 5-3 Appalachian League victory over the Kingsport Mets at Hunter Wright Stadium on Saturday.

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VanDyke makes statement with sixth Kingsport win of year

VanDyke makes statement with sixth Kingsport win of year

July 25th, 2015 7:40 pm by Staff Report

Abingdon's Kres VanDyke made a statement with a dominating performance and his sixth First Kingsport Credit Union Late Model Stock Car victory of the season on Friday at Kingsport Speedway.

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Phillies' Hamels no-hits Cubs

Phillies' Hamels no-hits Cubs

July 25th, 2015 7:10 pm by SARAH TROTTO, Associated Press

Phillies ace Cole Hamels enhanced his trade value even more, becoming the first pitcher to throw a no-hitter against the Chicago Cubs in 50 years while leading Philadelphia to a 5-0 win Saturday.

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U.S. to open World Cup qualifying in group with Trinidad

U.S. to open World Cup qualifying in group with Trinidad

July 25th, 2015 4:04 pm by RONALD BLUM, AP Sports Writer

The U.S. men's soccer team's road to the 2018 World Cup opens in November with a four-nation group that includes Trinidad and Tobago.

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Edwards on Brickyard 400 pole; Stewart to start fourth

Edwards on Brickyard 400 pole; Stewart to start fourth

July 25th, 2015 3:50 pm by JENNA FRYER, AP Auto Racing Writer

Carl Edwards won the pole for the Brickyard 400, where passing could be at a premium Sunday at Indianapolis Motor Speedway.

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Mets acquire Uribe, Johnson from Braves

Mets acquire Uribe, Johnson from Braves

July 25th, 2015 12:30 pm by Associated Press

The Mets acquired infielder Juan Uribe, infielder-outfielder Kelly Johnson and cash considerations from the Braves on Friday night for a pair of minor league pitchers.

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Catchings ready for All-Star Game finale

Catchings ready for All-Star Game finale

July 25th, 2015 9:00 am by DOUG FEINBERG, AP Basketball Writer

Tamika Catchings, who announced last fall that 2016 would be her final season, will be playing in a record 10th game Saturday. The WNBA usually skips the All-Star Game during Olympic years.

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K-Mets pitchers combine for 3-hitter in win over Elizabethton

K-Mets pitchers combine for 3-hitter in win over Elizabethton

July 24th, 2015 11:48 pm by George Thwaites

Ivan Wilson recorded his first dinger of the season and a trio of Kingsport Mets pitchers confined the Elizabethton Twins to three hits in a 5-1 Appalachian League victory at Hunter Wright Stadium on Friday.

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Flying High: Falcons camp euphoric as countdown to 2015 football season begins

Flying High: Falcons camp euphoric as countdown to 2015 football season begins

July 24th, 2015 10:09 pm by George Thwaites

"We're working on the positive. We don't want to think the negative. We're working on the six inches between the ears," said new head coach Barry Jones, a former assistant coach at two Virginia state championship football programs.

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ESPN: Cowherd won't be back on air

ESPN: Cowherd won't be back on air

July 24th, 2015 8:55 pm by Staff Report

ESPN said Friday that radio host Colin Cowherd won't be on the air again before leaving the network in the wake of his remarks about major league baseball players from the Dominican Republic.

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