Dobyns-Bennett had its best football season in seven years, winning 10 games and reaching the third round of the TSSAA Class 6A playoffs. The Tribe’s success is the Times News’ top Northeast Tennessee sports story for 2019.
U.S. Rep. Phil Roe, R-1st, is doing his part to counter a proposal that would eliminate 40 minor league baseball teams.
Chandler Redmond drove in four runs and the Johnson City Cardinals rallied to beat the Bristol Pirates 7-5 on Sunday in the Appy League semifinals at TVA Credit Union Ballpark.
The Pirates can close out the best-of-three series in Game 2, set for Saturday at 6:30 p.m. at TVA Credit Union Ballpark.
The wild Appalachian League West Division race took another turn Monday night at Hunter Wright Stadium where the Kingsport Mets hammered the Johnson City Cardinals 15-6.
Five pitchers combined on a four-hit shutout Sunday to keep Kingsport in the thick of the Appalachian League playoff race.
The Kingsport Mets kept up their Appalachian League playoff push with a 9-2 rout of the Bluefield Blue Jays on Saturday at Hunter Wright Stadium.
The Kingsport Mets keep pushing for the Appalachian League postseason.
Andres Regnault hit a solo home run in the top of the ninth inning to pull Kingsport within a run of Danville, but the Braves held on to take a 4-3 Appy League win Sunday.
Anthony Dirocie unloaded a three-run homer in the top of the ninth inning and the Kingsport Mets outlasted the Pulaski Yankees 9-8 in a wild Appy League matchup Saturday night.
Christofer Dominguez and three relievers put the cuffs on the Pulaski Yankees’ lineup Friday night, anchoring a 6-1 Appalachian League victory for the Kingsport Mets at Calfee Park.
With little margin for error, each of the four teams in the hunt for a West Division playoff spot head east for an important late-season, six-game road trip.
Four pitchers combined to limit Danville to five hits and the Kingsport Mets snagged a 3-1 Appalachian League victory over the Braves on Tuesday night at Hunter Wright Stadium.
Like heavyweight boxers slugging it out, the Danville Braves and Kingsport Mets threw one offensive punch after another. In the end, Danville was left standing with an 11-7 Appalachian League win.
Crooked numbers were all the rage Saturday night at DeVault Stadium, where the Bristol Pirates scored in chunks to hammer out a 19-5 Appalachian League win over the Kingsport Mets.