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Global play has helped Devine, Bucs

Global play has helped Devine, Bucs

July 3rd, 2013 8:02 pm by Kelly Hodge

ETSU volleyball coach Lindsey Devine will leave next week to be part of the USA coaching staff for the second straight summer for the FIVB Girls Youth World Championship in Thailand.

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Homer Bailey's 2nd no-hitter sends Reds over Giants 3-0

Homer Bailey's 2nd no-hitter sends Reds over Giants 3-0

July 2nd, 2013 10:08 pm by JOE KAY, AP Baseball Writer

Homer Bailey has thrown his second no-hitter in 10 months and the first in the majors this season, pitching the Cincinnati Reds to a 3-0 victory over the slumping San Francisco Giants on Tuesday night.

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Pitching, not power, fuel Cards

Pitching, not power, fuel Cards

July 2nd, 2013 6:10 pm by Trey Williams

The Johnson City Cardinals haven't exactly lit up the scoreboard but are tied for second place in the Appalachian League West thanks to good pitching and base-running.

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Caldwell encouraged by BMS ticket sales

Caldwell encouraged by BMS ticket sales

July 2nd, 2013 5:58 pm by Jeff Birchfield

Bristol Motor Speedway general manager Jerry Caldwell looks at the early indicators and is encouraged by ticket sales for next month’s IRWIN Tools Night Race.

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Strickland gets close to action in Brazil

Strickland gets close to action in Brazil

July 2nd, 2013 5:57 pm by Joe Avento

David Strickland got an up-close and personal look at soccer at its highest level, and he really liked what he saw. Strickland, a Johnson City resident and local soccer coach, worked at the Confederations Cup in Brazil over the past two weeks.

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Science Hill looking good in offseason

Science Hill looking good in offseason

July 1st, 2013 7:04 pm by Douglas Fritz

It may be TSSAA’s dead weeks, but excitement is alive and well for Science Hill’s football program. However, there is a catch.

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Injuries much too common in young athletes

Injuries much too common in young athletes

June 29th, 2013 7:52 pm by Douglas Fritz

Injuries can occur at any point or time in sports. It's an unfortunate part of the game. However, surgeries to repair the anterior cruciate ligament, or for the Tommy John procedure — once reserved almost exclusively for professional athletes — are beco

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Irish Open has ETSU flavor

Irish Open has ETSU flavor

June 29th, 2013 7:38 pm by Joe Avento

The European Tour’s Irish Open looked like an East Tennessee State reunion this week with five former or current Bucs in the field.

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Cards shut out by BriSox

Cards shut out by BriSox

June 28th, 2013 10:36 pm by Joe Avento

Thomas Stadium didn't provide much advantage for the Johnson City Cardinals on Friday night as Tony Bucciffero allowed three hits over seven innings in the Bristol White Sox 8-0 win.

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Haslams to sell Tennessee Smokies baseball team

Haslams to sell Tennessee Smokies baseball team

June 28th, 2013 8:06 pm by STEVE MEGARGEE, AP Sports Writer

Cleveland Browns owner and Pilot Flying J CEO Jimmy Haslam and Tennessee Gov. Bill Haslam are selling the Tennessee Smokies minor league baseball team.

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