Johnson City Press Tuesday, October 21, 2014
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Volunteer takes control of Big 7 softball race

Volunteer takes control of Big 7 softball race

April 14th, 2014 9:11 pm by Jeff Birchfield

Morgan Marshall struck out nine batters and gave up just three hits to lead the Lady Falcons to a 2-1 victory over five-time defending league champion Daniel Boone on Monday night.

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Vols assistants get extensions, Thigpen gets raise

Vols assistants get extensions, Thigpen gets raise

April 14th, 2014 7:54 pm by AP

Tennessee has given one-year extensions to the assistants on Butch Jones' football staff and has awarded linebackers coach Tommy Thigpen a $25,000 raise.

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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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Your turn: Should a male pro athlete take time off for the birth of a child?

Your turn: Should a male pro athlete take time off for the birth of a child?

April 14th, 2014 11:08 am by JON KRAWCZYNSKI, AP Sports Writer

New York Mets second baseman Daniel Murphy was criticized on sports talk radio this month for taking three days, which is provided for in baseball's rules, to spend time with his wife and newborn son Noah.

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Bucs complete sweep of North Florida

Bucs complete sweep of North Florida

April 13th, 2014 9:24 pm by staff reports

Jamin McCann (3-3) held the Ospreys to one run on seven hits while striking out one and walking none. Offensively, the Bucs had four players register two-hit games, while five of their 11 hits went for extra bases - three doubles and two triples.

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Bubba does it again! Watson gets second Masters win

Bubba does it again! Watson gets second Masters win

April 13th, 2014 9:22 pm by AP

After high-fiving the crowd on his way to sign his card, Bubba Watson returned to Butler Cabin to take back that green jacket he slipped on Adam Scott a year ago.

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Harvick survives shootout for 1st Darlington win

Harvick survives shootout for 1st Darlington win

April 12th, 2014 11:56 pm by AP

Kevin Harvick used one of the few weekend missteps to pull out his first Darlington victory.

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Bucs score another win over Ospreys

April 12th, 2014 11:41 pm by Jeff Birchfield

The Bucs defeated North Florida 8-5 at Thomas Stadium Saturday for a series-clinching win and their third straight home win overall.

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Sports Sports Columns Trey Williams
Thousands impacted by 'Pappy'

Thousands impacted by 'Pappy'

April 12th, 2014 11:39 pm by Trey Williams

Darrell "Pappy" Crowe was indeed a second pappy. Along with being handed down his father's nickname, Crowe was a father figure to thousands of area youngsters while making Boys Clubs and ballparks their home away from home.

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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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