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June 14, 2017 - 9:32 am
Tim Tebow is in town with his Columbia Fireflies for a three-game series against the Greenville Drive. He met with the Greenville media yesterday afternoon. WORD was on hand for his comments. ... read more
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June 14, 2017 - 9:19 am
Ryan Zimmerman homered twice in his return to action as the Nationals pummel the Braves 10-5. Read last night's recap here: http://www.espn.com/mlb/recap?gameId=370613120 Your Braves will try to take the rubber match tonight as Julio Teheran battles Tanner Roark in the Nation's capital. Read...
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June 13, 2017 - 1:45 pm
After a heroic comeback capped by Tyler Flowers' three-run homer last night in the Nation's capital, the Braves look to ride R.A. Dickey's knuckle ball to a second straight victory over the first place Nationals tonight. Full game preview here: http://www.espn.com/mlb/preview?gameId=370613120
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Mike Venditti
June 13, 2017 - 11:55 am
The day is here. Tim Tebow officially graces Fluor Field in downtown Greenville to take on our Greenville Drive for the first time tonight...and I'm not going to cover it. I won't be there tonight, I won't be there tomorrow and I won't be there Thursday...even if it is "Thirsty Thursday." Why? Well...
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June 09, 2017 - 8:50 am
Not quite as much offense as we saw Wednesday night in Atlanta, but with R.A. Dickey's knuckler dancing, the Braves were able to earn the series split with a 3-1 victory over the Phillies. Next up, Matt Harvey and the hated New York Mets tonight in Atlanta. Read last night's recap here: http://www...
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June 08, 2017 - 9:06 am
Dansby Swanson and Matt Adams homer and Nick Markakis drives in five as Mike Foltynewicz and the Braves cruise to a 14-1 victory over the Phillies. Full recap here: http://www.espn.com/mlb/recap?gameId=370607115
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Mike Venditti
June 07, 2017 - 2:00 pm
It's official. The Chad Holbrook era of Gamecocks baseball has come to an end. Celebrating downfalls is something that I personally loathe, so don't expect that here. If you want to celebrate this, go right ahead...but I will not. Coach Holbrook has been with the South Carolina baseball program for...
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Mike Venditti
May 31, 2017 - 2:58 pm
It finally happened. Somebody held a silly grudge, for three years, started drama on the diamond…and the other team didn’t retaliate! To quote Al Michaels, “Do you believe in miracles!?” To be perfectly honest, I’m shocked. I got to bed early last night to prepare for a long day today and totally...
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Mike Venditti
May 30, 2017 - 11:38 am
In 1996, the New York Yankees began their first dynasty since the 70s. They have failed to be one since. It’s been 14-years actually, but Yankee fans won’t have to wait much longer. Before getting into why the 2017 Yankees are better build for a long LONG run, let’s revisit the 1995 Yankees. You...
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Mike Venditti
May 30, 2017 - 10:49 am
Here we go...once again... A pitcher held a grudge for three years and he's the hero. Why? That's easy...hypocrisy. The hypocrisy surrounding the fans and non-fans of baseball has been mind-boggling from the start. Whether it's the "change baseball for me" crowd, the "baseball is boring" guy or the...
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