The Atlanta Braves ended a brief two-game losing skid with a 6-1 victory over the Miami Marlins in game three of a four game series last night at Turner Field.
The Rome Braves notched an 8-0 shut out win over the Delmarva Shorebirds to open a seven game homestand last night at State Mutual Stadium.
The Atlanta Braves lost for the second night in a row to the Miami Marlins 6-5 last night at Turner Field.
The Rome Braves were off last night and will be back home sweet home at State Mutual Stadium tonight to open a seven game homestand. That homestand will begin with a three game series against the Delmarva Shorebirds. Tonight’s series opener between the Braves and the Shorebirds is slated to get underway at 7 pm and will be broadcast on 95.7 FM The Ridge and www.theridge957.com. Ben Poplin will provide the play-by-play story and will go on air with the pre-game show at 6:45 pm.
Are you ready for some football? College football fans around the state of Georgia undoubtedly are ready; perhaps many of those fans have been ready since the last season ended.
The Rome Braves fell to the West Virginia Power 9-8 in 10 innings last night at Appalachian Power Park in Charleston, West Virginia. With the loss, the Braves settled for a 2-2 split in their four game series against the Power.
In some good news from the Rome Braves, infielder Ross Wilson has been named the South Atlantic League Player of the Week for July 14th thru 20th. During that time, Wilson hit .500 in five games with two doubles, one triple, two home runs, nine RBI and seven runs scored.
Rory McIlroy has won the British Open. The Irishman won the trophy yesterday at the Royal Liverpool Golf Club in Hoylake, England. It marks his third major title. He is the third player behind Jack Nicklaus and Tiger Woods, to win three of golf’s four major titles.