Johnson City Press Wednesday, October 1, 2014
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Time to make some Rotisserie moves

Time to make some Rotisserie moves

June 6th, 2014 8:01 pm by Douglas Fritz

It's early June. Your Rotisserie baseball team is still in the hunt for a title, but it has some weaknesses. Now is the time to make a move that vaults your oddly named squad over the top.

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A long look ahead in the right direction

A long look ahead in the right direction

June 2nd, 2014 6:51 pm by Douglas Fritz

One of the sad things about the end of May is athletes saying goodbye to their high school playing days. But it's also a time to look forward as the 2014-15 school year will be here in what will seem like the blink of an eye.

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Taveras rise to majors creates local interest

Taveras rise to majors creates local interest

June 1st, 2014 5:07 pm by Douglas Fritz

When Oscar Taveras arrived in the majors Saturday, it was of two-fold interest for area baseball fans.

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Kind has everything but a title

Kind has everything but a title

May 26th, 2014 8:35 pm by Douglas Fritz

It's difficult to compare different sports, but it would be hard to imagine any kind of criteria that would leave Brandon Kind out of the best-coach-in-Northeast-Tennessee conversation.

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Lady Devils in fine form for playoffs

Lady Devils in fine form for playoffs

April 28th, 2014 8:30 pm by Douglas Fritz

Tournament time comes for everybody this week, but Unicoi County's softball team got a jumpstart on momentum by winning the Tiny Day Classic in Greeneville on Sunday.

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Boone faces daunting schedule

Boone faces daunting schedule

April 21st, 2014 6:35 pm by Douglas Fritz

As far as schedules go, it would be difficult to encounter anything tougher than the one facing Daniel Boone's baseball team this week.

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Title races shaping up in baseball

Title races shaping up in baseball

April 14th, 2014 7:30 pm by Douglas Fritz

With just a couple of weeks left in the high school baseball season, league title races are taking shape and teams are beginning to seriously jockey for tournament seeding positions.

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Johnson City Press Fantasy Baseball Challenge

Johnson City Press Fantasy Baseball Challenge

April 12th, 2014 6:48 pm by Douglas Fritz

So you think you know Fantasy Baseball? Here's a chance to prove it - and an opportunity to beat the best team I can put together.

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Happy Valley thrown a real curve

Happy Valley thrown a real curve

April 7th, 2014 7:08 pm by Douglas Fritz

With nine on-field wins in its first 15 games, it would stand to reason Happy Valley was having a fairly successful baseball season. Instead the Warriors' record reveals a 4-11 start, and an 0-6 mark in the Three Rivers Conference.

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Softball teams hope Eastman will be boost

Softball teams hope Eastman will be boost

March 31st, 2014 8:57 pm by Douglas Fritz

If the weather will cooperate, softball teams like Daniel Boone might be able to get a better idea where they stand in the overall scheme of things.

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