Sports - Professional

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...

Lookouts defeat Biscuits for first second-half win

Published Jun. 29 2015

After roaring through the first half of the Southern League season with a 43-25 record, Chattanooga needed four tries before...

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

Published Jun. 28 2015

PITTSBURGH -- Alex Wood pitched shutout ball into the eighth inning to win for the first time in five starts,...

McCutchen hit by pitch, elbow injured as Pirates top Braves

Published Jun. 28 2015

PITTSBURGH -- Andrew McCutchen's left elbow is bruised, but not busted after getting hit by a pitch on Saturday. Still,...

Biscuits drop Lookouts to 0-3 in second half

Published Jun. 28 2015

Joey Rickard's single to left field in the seventh inning scored Leonardo Reginatto to break a 3-3 tie Saturday evening...

Pirates top Braves 8-4 but lose McCutchen to elbow injury

Published Jun. 27 2015

PITTSBURGH -- Pirates star center fielder Andrew McCutchen was hit in the left elbow by a pitch and exited during...

Four-run eighth lifts Biscuits over Lookouts, 7-6

Published Jun. 27 2015

The Chattanooga Lookouts twice had three-runs leads but lost 7-6 at Montgomery in Southern League baseball Friday night.

U.S. defeats China 1-0, plays Germany in World Cup semifinals

Published Jun. 26 2015

OTTAWA, Ontario -- Carli Lloyd finally was able to express her creativity on field.

Mercer's walk-off lifts Pirates to 3-2 win over Braves in 10

Published Jun. 26 2015

PITTSBURGH -- Jordy Mercer's confidence never wavered during another lethargic start at the plate, one that saw him ceding at-bats...

Fister blanks Braves, continues Nationals starters' streak

Published Jun. 26 2015

WASHINGTON — Doug Fister said he really hadn't heard about the scoreless-innings streak being crafted by his fellow Washington Nationals...

Biscuits outslug Lookouts, 12-7, in second-half opener

Published Jun. 26 2015

The Montgomery Biscuits won 12-7 over the visiting Chattanooga Lookouts in the Southern League second-half opener for both teams Thursday...

Tickets to see U.S. women's soccer team play at Finley start at $30

Published Jun. 26 2015

Although tickets won't go on sale for the United States women's soccer team's upcoming match against Costa Rica in Chattanooga...

Timberwolves select Towns with No. 1 pick in NBA draft

Published Jun. 25 2015

NEW YORK -- The Minnesota Timberwolves selected Kentucky's Karl-Anthony Towns with the first pick in the NBA draft on Thursday...

Fister pitches 4-hit ball as Nationals beat Braves 7-0

Published Jun. 25 2015

WASHINGTON -- Doug Fister allowed four hits over seven innings in another superb outing by a Washington starter, and the...

Tennessee Titans change name of home turf to Nissan Stadium

Published Jun. 25 2015

Officials from the Titans and Nissan announced Thursday a 20-year partnership that renames Nashville's downtown stadium. The naming rights are...

Chattanooga Lookouts looking to continue surging in the second half

Published Jun. 25 2015

For only the second time in the 16 seasons the Chattanooga Lookouts have played at AT&T Field, they'll enter the...

Desmond's sac fly in 11th lifts Nationals past Braves, 2-1

Published Jun. 24 2015

WASHINGTON -- Ian Desmond hit a sacrifice fly with the bases loaded in the bottom of the 11th inning to...