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Lookouts, Smokies to play five games in three days

Published Apr. 24 2017

It won't be baseball around the clock, but it will be close.

Rain continues to plague Lookouts' homestand

Published Apr. 23 2017

Saturday night's series opener between the Chattanooga Lookouts and Tennessee Smokies at AT&T Field never had a first pitch.

Franco's 2-run single in 10th lifts Phillies over Braves 4-3

Published Apr. 23 2017

Maikel Franco rounded first base after his game-winning hit and kept running to right field, trying to avoid a celebratory...


Nick Gordon's hit lifts Lookouts

Published Apr. 22 2017

The Chattanooga Lookouts' Nick Gordon was caught trying to make his way to second base during the sixth inning of...

Hellickson, Hernandez lead Phillies past Braves 4-3

Published Apr. 22 2017

Jeremy Hellickson confounds hitters with a soft-tossing strategy that is as much necessity as preference.

Lookouts blank Shuckers 3-0 to reach .500

Published Apr. 21 2017

Chattanooga pitchers Felix Jorge, Nick Burdi and Mason Melotakis combined for the shutout as the Lookouts topped Biloxi 3-0 Thursday...

Zimmerman, Strasburg power Nationals to 3-game sweep of Braves

Published Apr. 21 2017

Zimmerman hit a two-run homer, Stephen Strasburg struck out 10 and the Washington Nationals completed a three-game sweep with a...

Predators sweep Blackhawks in NHL playoffs after 4-1 win in Game 4

Published Apr. 20 2017

The Blackhawks' season is over.

LeBron James, Cavaliers use historic comeback to defeat Pacers

Published Apr. 20 2017

LeBron James finished with 41 points, 13 rebounds and 12 assists, and the Cleveland Cavaliers set an NBA postseason record...

NFL releases 2017 schedule; Falcons land five prime-time games

Published Apr. 20 2017

The NFL released its 2017 regular season schedule Thursday night.

Lamonte Wade homers twice for Lookouts, who settle for split

Published Apr. 20 2017

Lamonte Wade entered Wednesday's games at AT&T Field still seeking his first home run of the season.

Bryce Harper homers twice, powers Nationals past Braves

Published Apr. 20 2017

The next time Julio Teheran faces the Nationals, the Braves' No. 1 starter might want to swallow his pride and...

Bradley Beal, John Wall lead Wizards past Hawks 109-101 for 2-0 series lead

Published Apr. 19 2017

In a rough-and-tumble, foul-filled game, Bradley Beal took over in the fourth quarter with 16 of his 31 points, including...

Ex-NFL star Aaron Hernandez dead after hanging self in cell

Published Apr. 19 2017

Prison official: Former NFL star Aaron Hernandez hangs self in cell, pronounced dead at Massachusetts hospital.

Scherzer pitches 7 scoreless innings, Nationals beat Braves 3-1

Published Apr. 18 2017

Max Scherzer pitched two-hit ball over seven scoreless innings and the Washington Nationals handed Atlanta its first loss at SunTrust...

Biloxi loss extends Chattanooga Lookouts pitcher Kohl Stewart's slow start to the season

Published Apr. 18 2017

Given that Chattanooga Lookouts pitcher Kohl Stewart didn't last three innings during his last start in Jacksonville, his four-inning performance...

Leonard's 37 points lead Spurs past Grizzlies 96-82

Published Apr. 18 2017

Kawhi Leonard had a postseason career-high 37 points and added 11 rebounds and the San Antonio Spurs beat the Memphis...

Freeman's two home runs, Swanson's hit lifts Braves over Padres 5-4

Published Apr. 17 2017

Freddie Freeman said Dansby Swanson was the perfect choice to hit with the bases loaded and two outs in the...

Bartolo Colon dominant over 7 innings as Braves beat Padres 9-2

Published Apr. 16 2017

Bartolo Colon was having too much fun in his home debut with the Braves to be bothered by a home...

Braves top Padres 4-2 as R.A. Dickey pitches in 3rd Atlanta park

Published Apr. 15 2017

After giving up a home run on his only curveball, R.A. Dickey went back to his knuckleball. He knows that...

Braves beat Padres 5-2 on opening night at new stadium

Published Apr. 15 2017

Matching his power total for all of last season, Inciarte hit the first homer in baseball's newest stadium to carry...

Jumbo Shrimp shut out Lookouts

Published Apr. 15 2017


Jackie Robinson to be first person honored with statue at Dodger Stadium

Published Apr. 14 2017

He was the first black man to play in the major leagues, ending six decades of racial segregation, and a...