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Ryan, Falcons starters sharp early in 30-22 loss to Jets

Published Aug. 21 2015

EAST RUTHERFORD, N.J. -- Matt Ryan was sharp for the second straight preseason game, leading Atlanta to touchdowns in both...

Fiers throws no-hitter against Dodgers in 3-0 win by Astros

Published Aug. 21 2015

HOUSTON -- Mike Fiers has pitched the second no-hitter in the major leagues in nine days, leading the Houston Astros...

Montero, bullpen lead Cubs to 5-3 win over Braves

Published Aug. 21 2015

CHICAGO -- Kris Bryant and Miguel Montero had consecutive RBI doubles in the sixth as the Chicago Cubsextended Shelby Miller's...

Arrieta picks up 15th win, Chicago Cubs pound Atlanta Braves 7-1

Published Aug. 21 2015

CHICAGO -- Jake Arrieta pitched six scoreless innings for his major league-leading 15th win, and Anthony Rizzo and Addison Russell...

Chattanooga Lookouts fall in Pensacola

Published Aug. 21 2015

The Chattanooga Lookouts were too little, too late on the scoreboard Thursday night in a 3-1 loss at Pensacola.

Through storm, rain U.S. Women's National Soccer Team wins a 7-2 blowout

Published Aug. 20 2015

The United States women's national soccer team might play better after a weather delay than it does before.

Chattanooga Lookouts break out big bats in rout of Blue Wahoos

Published Aug. 20 2015

The Chattanooga Lookouts scored nine runs in the first two innings before coasting to an 11-0 victory at Pensacola in...

Solarte plates 2 as Padres beat Braves 3-2 to complete sweep

Published Aug. 20 2015

SAN DIEGO -- The Padres have discovered an alternative fuel source, and his name is Yangervis Solarte.

U.S. Women's National Soccer Team beats Costa Rica 7-2

Published Aug. 19 2015

The United States women's national team defeated Costa Rica 7-2 in front of 20,535 fans at Finley Stadium on Wednesday....

Wednesday became an eventful day for Julie Foudy

Published Aug. 19 2015

The ESPN broadcaster, who played for the United States women's national team from 1987-2004 and is in the National Soccer...

Solarte plates 2 as Padres beat Braves 3-2 to complete sweep

Published Aug. 19 2015

SAN DIEGO -- Yangervis Solarte drove in two runs, and Tyson Ross pitch six solid innings as the San DiegoPadres...

Meet the Chattahooligans, the Scenic City's die-hard soccer supporters

Published Aug. 19 2015

Watch the WTCI documentary on the Chattahooligans, a rambunctious group of die-hard soccer supports who show up every game to...

Victory tour means winning for U.S. World Cup champs

Published Aug. 19 2015

With hundreds of cameras and phones taking pictures of the United States women's national soccer team's arrival at Finley Stadium...

Melvin Upton Jr. homers twice in San Diego Padres' 9-0 win over Atlanta Braves

Published Aug. 19 2015

SAN DIEGO -- Melvin Upton Jr. hit two two-run home runs against his former team and Yangervis Solarte hit a...

Blue Wahoos defeat Lookouts 8-4

Published Aug. 19 2015

Host Pensacola treated Chattanooga starting pitcher Greg Peavey rudely, scoring six runs in just 1 1/3 innings on the way...

Fans watch U.S. Women's National team tune up today at Finley

Published Aug. 18 2015

The United States Women's National team went through a two-hour open practice in front of about 2,000 fans Tuesday afternoon...

Are Women's World Cup champs ready to fill Finley Stadium twice?

Published Aug. 18 2015

A few minutes past 6 p.m. on Monday, Finley Stadium executive director Paul Smith finally found a few free minutes...

'Streaky' Walker inching closer to Chattanooga Lookouts homer mark

Published Aug. 18 2015

Adam Walker breaking the Chattanooga Lookouts record for home runs in a season would seem a mere formality, but that's...

Rookie pitcher Rea wins 2nd straight start for San Diego Padres, defeating Atlanta Braves 5-3

Published Aug. 18 2015

SAN DIEGO -- Rookie pitcher Colin Rea won his second straight start and Will Venable hit a two-run single to...

Healthy again, Hicks and Lookouts wrap up 7-3 homestand

Published Aug. 17 2015

The Chattanooga Lookouts want to make the most of what's left of this season, and nobody shares that sentiment more...

Miller takes no-hit bid into 8th, Braves top Arizona in 10th

Published Aug. 17 2015

ATLANTA -- After losing his no-hit bid in the eighth inning, Shelby Miller's winless streak now sits at 16 games...

U.S. women rout Costa Rica 8-0 to begin victory tour

Published Aug. 16 2015

PITTSBURGH -- Christen Press scored three goals Sunday to power the United States to an 8-0 exhibition romp over Costa...

Miller takes no-hit bid into 8th, Braves top Arizona in 10th

Published Aug. 16 2015

ATLANTA -- Shelby Miller took a no-hit bid into the eighth inning, and the Atlanta Braves went on to beat...