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Cards win, Twins lose in regular-season finale

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Cards win, Twins lose in regular-season finale

August 30th, 2014 12:00 am by Staff Report

The Johnson City Cardinals and Elizabethton Twins will closed the regular season Friday night heading in opposite directions.

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Nine-run seventh gives Twins win, division title

Nine-run seventh gives Twins win, division title

August 28th, 2014 11:23 pm by Joe Avento

It was a comeback only a group of champions could accomplish, and that's exactly what the Elizabethton Twins were on Thursday night.

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The one I never saw coming

The one I never saw coming

August 28th, 2014 11:21 pm by Joe Avento

I had been covering baseball games for 33 years, so I figured it was safe to think I'd seen it all. But something new happened Wednesday night, and it's something I will remember every time I hear the crack of the bat.

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Twins clinch playoff berth with 10th-inning win

Twins clinch playoff berth with 10th-inning win

August 27th, 2014 11:14 pm by staff report

After a wild back-and-forth game, Elizabethton clinched an Appalachian League playoff berth on a walk-off error.

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Twins' Kuresa hopes to follow in father's footsteps

Twins' Kuresa hopes to follow in father's footsteps

August 27th, 2014 9:42 pm by Joe Avento

Tyler Kuresa is trying to win the Appalachian League RBI title. One day soon the Elizabethton Twins first baseman could also have another title - chief.

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Cards cut Twins' lead to one

Cards cut Twins' lead to one

August 26th, 2014 10:40 pm by Staff Report

The Johnson City Cardinals took a big step toward securing a wildcard berth and got within a game of first-place Elizabethton in the Appalachian League West Division thanks to their 3-2 win at Kingsport, and the Twins' 6-5 loss at Bristol.

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Pirates top Twins

Pirates top Twins

August 25th, 2014 11:16 pm by staff report

The result left the first-place Twins with a two-game lead in the West Division with four games to go in the regular season.

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Twins pad lead in Appy League's West Division; Cards tied for second playoff spot

Twins pad lead in Appy League's West Division; Cards tied for second playoff spot

August 24th, 2014 9:53 pm by staff reports

Elizabethton leads the division by three games with five games to go in the regular season.

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E-Twins top Appy League All-Star team

E-Twins top Appy League All-Star team

August 23rd, 2014 12:00 am by Joe Avento

Elizabethton's Max Murphy was voted the Appalachian League's player of the year, while teammate Felix Jorge was chosen the top pitcher and Ray Smith was the manager of the year.

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Cards closing in on Twins

Cards closing in on Twins

August 19th, 2014 10:36 pm by Staff Report

The Johnson City Cards moved into a tie for second place in the Appy League West after Tuesday's 12-8 win over Bristol. They are 1 1-2 games behind the Elizabethton Twins, who suffered an 8-7 loss to Princeton.

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Twins break league shutout record with win over Princeton

Twins break league shutout record with win over Princeton

August 17th, 2014 10:44 pm by Gene Renfro

The Twins broke out the bats in an 11-0 victory and in the process Elizabethton set a new Appalachian League record.

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