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Chattanooga eager to host Women's World Cup champs next month

Published Jul. 6 2015

Craig Gordon finally caved in.

Phillies beat Braves 4-0 in 10th to stop 6-game skid

Published Jul. 6 2015

ATLANTA -- Philadelphia manager Pete Mackanin though his team's hitters deserved better results. The Phillies finally broke through Sunday for...

Lookouts fall to 1-8 after loss in Jacksonville

Published Jul. 6 2015

The Chattanooga Lookouts lost their fifth straight game and dropped to 1-8 in the Southern League's second half with Sunday's...

Updated: United States beats Japan 5-2 for record third Women's World Cup title

Published Jul. 5 2015

VANCOUVER, British Columbia -- Carli Lloyd lives for the big moment. She had her biggest on Sunday night — and...

Maybin has 3 hits, Braves beat Phils 9-5

Published Jul. 5 2015

ATLANTA — Cameron Maybin had three hits, including a home run, and the Atlanta Braves beat the Philadelphia Phillies 9-5...

Lookouts shut out by Suns in series opener

Published Jul. 5 2015

The Chattanooga Lookouts added a new wrinkle to their second-half struggles Saturday night in Jacksonville — being unable to score...

Maybin has 3 hits, Braves beat struggling Phillies 9-5

Published Jul. 4 2015

ATLANTA — Cameron Maybin had three hits, including a home run, and the Atlanta Braves beat the Philadelphia Phillies 9-5...

Uribe's homer lifts Teheran, Braves to 2-1 win over Phillies

Published Jul. 4 2015

ATLANTA -- Juan Uribe hit a tiebreaking homer in the seventh inning, Julio Teheran delivered another strong home pitching start...

Barons use two wins over Lookouts to gain first place

Published Jul. 4 2015

Unforeseen off days, coming back to back Wednesday and Thursday, obviously were ideal for the visiting Birmingham Barons.

Uribe's HR lifts Teheran, Braves to 2-1 win over Phillies

Published Jul. 3 2015

ATLANTA -- Juan Uribe hit a tie-breaking homer in the seventh inning, Julio Teheran delivered another strong home start and...

Lookouts readjusting after key promotions

Published Jul. 3 2015

The Chattanooga Lookouts began this season with three of the top-50 prospects in all of minor league baseball.

Maybin's 9th-inning single helps Braves beat Scherzer 2-1

Published Jul. 2 2015

ATLANTA -- Cameron Maybin got exactly what he wanted -- a chance to make up for his fielding mistake...

Nadal stunned by Dustin Brown in 2nd round at Wimbledon

Published Jul. 2 2015

LONDON -- Two-time champion Rafael Nadal is making another early exit from Wimbledon, after losing in the second round to...

Quickly gone: Tickets for U.S. women's soccer match at Finley sell out

Published Jul. 2 2015

Timing is everything.

Twins keep calling: Slugger Sano latest Lookout headed north to Minnesota

Published Jul. 2 2015

When it comes to promoting Chattanooga Lookouts players, the Minnesota Twins sure have a knack for striking when the iron...

Rookie Wisler, Braves end drought against Nationals, 4-1

Published Jul. 2 2015

ATLANTA -- A.J. Pierzynski and Juan Uribe hit back-to-back homers in a four-run fourth inning and the Atlanta Braves beat...

Tickets disappearing quickly for U.S. Women's National Team match against Costa Rica

Published Jul. 1 2015

Soccer fans in Chattanooga and surrounding areas have wasted little time purchasing tickets to the United States Women's National Team's...

Zimmermann sharp as Washington Nationals beat Atlanta Braves again, 6-1

Published Jul. 1 2015

ATLANTA -- Jordan Zimmermann took a shutout into the eighth inning and the Washington Nationals beat the Atlanta Braves 6-1...

U.S. conquers No. 1 Germany to advance to Women's World Cup finals

Published Jun. 30 2015

MONTREAL -- Carli Lloyd buried a penalty kick, Hope Solo got another shutout and the United States beat top-ranked Germany...

U.S.-Germany semifinal features world's top goalkeepers

Published Jun. 30 2015

MONTREAL -- The Women's World Cup semifinal clash between top-ranked Germany and the second-ranked United States will feature two of...

Lookouts lose 5-3 to Biscuits despite two homers

Published Jun. 30 2015

Every batter in the Chattanooga lineup had a hit Monday night except for Stephen Wickens, but the Southern League's first-half...

Serena Williams' Wimbledon starts slow; Venus wins 6-0, 6-0

Published Jun. 30 2015

LONDON -- As has become customary for Serena Williams of late, she got off to a rocky start.

Wood sharp as Braves top Pirates 2-1 to end losing streak

Published Jun. 29 2015

PITTSBURGH -- Alex Wood can tell the instant a breaking ball leaves his hand whether he has a feel for...