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Medlen pitches Braves to win over Nats

August 23, 2012
Medlen pitches Braves to win over Nats

Kris Medlen pitched seven shutout innings in his latest winning performance and Martin Prado’s two-run double proved decisive to help the Braves end a four-game losing streak with a 5-1 victory over the Washington Nationals on Wednesday night. The Braves head to the West Coast now to face San Francisco Thursday night at 10:00 PM…

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Clemson nabs Greenville High lefty

August 23, 2012

Clemson picked up a commitment this week from LHP John Peake of Greenville High according to TheDiamondProspects.com. Peake is the 12th commitment for the Tigers’ 2013 class.

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Page expects to be enrolling at USC Wednesday

August 22, 2012
Page expects to be enrolling at USC Wednesday

Basketball guard LaShay Page said Tuesday he has been approved to play this season at South Carolina and will arrive on campus Wednesday afternoon. That’s according to a report from Phil Kornblut.  Page had to appeal to the SEC for a waiver from their rule against one year transfers except for those with extenuating circumstances.…

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Nationals Defeat Braves

August 22, 2012
Nationals Defeat Braves

Stephen Strasburg struck out 10 batters and allowed one run in six innings for his 15th win in one of his final starts of the season as the Washington Nationals beat the Atlanta Braves 4-1 on Tuesday night.  The series continues Wednesday night at 7:00 PM.  

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Finally, An Umpire Is The Hero

August 22, 2012
Finally, An Umpire Is The Hero

At last, a baseball story in which the umpire is the hero. Major League Baseball umpire Jim Joyce successfully performed CPR on an employee of the Arizona Diamondbacks before the Miami Marlins game on Sunday night. He saved her life by his quick action after she suffered a seizure in the tunnel that leads to…

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Kent One of Five Winners of the 2012 Tom Walter College Baseball Inspirational Award

August 22, 2012
Kent One of Five Winners of the 2012 Tom Walter College Baseball Inspirational Award

Clemson’s Rising junior righthander Mike Kent (Springfield, VA) was named one of five winners of the second-annual Tom Walter College Baseball Inspiration Award, announced on Tuesday by CollegeBaseballInsider.com. The award is named for Wake Forest Head Coach Tom Walter, who donated a kidney to outfielder Kevin Jordan prior to the 2011 season.  The other 2012…

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Women In The Golf Club

August 21, 2012
Women In The Golf Club

After 80 all-male years, Augusta National Golf Club has invited two women to join, and they said ‘yes.’ Former Secretary of State Condoleezza Rice and South Carolina financier Darla Moore will become the first women members, the club announced yesterday. The club’s controversial all-male policy was last challenged in April, when the club declined to…

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Braves Go 13 Innings, Fall to Nats

August 21, 2012
Braves Go 13 Innings, Fall to Nats

Atlanta second baseman Dan Uggla simply couldn’t get the ball out of his glove when trying to throw home on a grounder that was ruled an infield single and let the Nationals score the winning run and hand the Braves a heartbreaking 5-4 loss in 13 innings after Monday night turned into Tuesday morning at…

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Carson and Auguste Out Indefinitely

August 21, 2012
Carson and Auguste Out Indefinitely

South Carolina redshirt freshman running back Shon Carson and senior cornerback Akeem Auguste will both be sidelined indefinitely, it was announced Monday.  Carson, a 5-8, 192-pounder from Scranton, S.C., underwent a surgical procedure on his left wrist this morning to repair an injury suffered in practice on Friday.  Auguste, a 5-9, 188-pounder from Hollywood, Fla.,…

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Roger Clemens is Back

August 21, 2012
Roger Clemens is Back

Roger Clemens is returning to baseball, fresh off his acquittal on federal charges of lying to Congress about alleged steroid use. Clemens, who is 50, has signed a contract with the Sugar Land Skeeters, a Texas-based franchise in the Atlantic League of Professional Baseball. The deal was announced by Houston station Fox 26. The seven-time…

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