The Rome Braves have planned a special tribute to Dave Hall, who died last Friday night. The tribute will be held prior to the Braves’ 7 pm game against the Greenville Drive at State Mutual Stadium on Wednesday, May 1st.
In NBA news, the Atlanta Hawks lost to the Indiana Pacers 113-98 in game two of the first round of the Eastern Conference playoffs last night in Indianapolis. The Pacers now lead the best-of-seven series 2-0. Game three is set for Saturday night at 7 pm in Atlanta.
The Rome Braves topped the Kannapolis Intimidators 5-3 last night in the opener of a three game series in Kannapolis, North Carolina. The Braves scored four unearned runs to take the victory, thanks to five errors on the part of the Intimidators.
The Atlanta Braves lost to the Colorado Rockies 6-5 in 12 innings yesterday at Coors Field in Denver, Colorado.
If you’ve been paying attention to national headlines over the last couple of months, you’ve probably heard a lot of talk about sequestration. The airline industry is now beginning to feel the effects of the sequester. US Congressman Tom Graves believes that officials should have been prepared in advance for the sequester, as they’ve had time to plan for it.
In NBA news, the Atlanta Hawks will face the Indiana Pacers tonight in game two of the first round of the Eastern Conference playoffs at Indy. Tip off is set for 7:30 pm. You can watch the game on Fox Sport South.