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ETSU's Winning Ways features well-known sports figures

ETSU's Winning Ways features well-known sports figures

June 30th, 2015 10:37 pm by Jessica Fuller

What makes a great team?Well, a great leader, of course.

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Cards get early jump on Pulaski

Cards get early jump on Pulaski

June 30th, 2015 10:35 pm by Staff Report

The Johnson City Cardinals scored seven runs in the first two innings and were well on their way to a win, leading 8-2 heading in to the final inning after a 35-minute rain delay in Appalachian League baseball action Tuesday night.

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Tapia hurls Twins past Pirates

Tapia hurls Twins past Pirates

June 30th, 2015 10:34 pm by staff reports

Alexis Tapia gave up just two hits and one run over six innings just one night after Dereck Rodriguez took a no-hitter in the seventh inning.

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Night race is truly an international event

Night race is truly an international event

June 30th, 2015 9:18 pm by Jeff Birchfield

Bristol Motor Speedway released the results of research about the 2014 IRWIN Tools Night Race on Monday and it showed the track hosted visitors from all 50 states, the District of Columbia and 25 foreign countries.

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Gordon to run retro paint scheme at Bristol

Gordon to run retro paint scheme at Bristol

June 30th, 2015 9:16 pm by Jeff Birchfield

Four-time NASCAR champion Jeff Gordon announced Tuesday on CBS This Morning that his No. 24 Chevrolet will have a retro rainbow-colored paint scheme for the IRWIN Tools Night Race at Bristol Motor Speedway on August 22.

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E-Twins Rodriguez flirts with no-hitter

E-Twins Rodriguez flirts with no-hitter

June 29th, 2015 10:57 pm by Gene Renfro, Press Correspondent

Dereck Rodriguez was perfect for the first four innings and carried a no hitter into the seventh inning as the Elizabethton Twins beat the Bristol Pirats, 6-0, Monday night at Joe O'Brien Field.

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Valerio grand slam lifts Yankees past Cardinals

Valerio grand slam lifts Yankees past Cardinals

June 29th, 2015 10:54 pm by staff reports

Allen Valerio belted a walk-off grand slam in the bottom of the ninth inning as the Pulaski Yankees beat the Johnson City Cardinals, 9-5, Monday night at Calfee Park.

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Marino always enjoys the moment

Marino always enjoys the moment

June 29th, 2015 10:53 pm by Jeff Birchfield

After serving 12 years as a CBS television analyst after a Hall of Fame football career, Marino now serves as a special adviser for the Miami Dolphins, the team which he played quarterback for all 17 years in the NFL.

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Niswonger tournament draws big stars, raises big bucks

Niswonger tournament draws big stars, raises big bucks

June 29th, 2015 10:51 pm by Jeff Birchfield

Scott Niswonger, the man for whom the tournament is named, said this year's tournament and a Beach Boys concert in Greeneville on Sunday night had brought in a gross amount of over $900,000.

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