| Aug 2, 2013
| 8:13 PM
Running off at the typewriter …
Not only should former University of Florida and current Philadelphia Eagles wide receiver Riley Cooper be suspended for using an ugly, vile racial slur at a recent Kenny Chesney concert, but so, too, should every...
| Jul 11, 2013
| 7:44 PM
ATLANTA (AP) — Warren Spahn's son doesn't want to choose a sole heir among his five children, so he has put his father's 1957 Cy Young award on the market.
Greg Spahn, the only child to baseball's career winningest left-hander, will have...
| Jul 4, 2013
| 1:37 PM
ATLANTA -- In an effort to make room on the 25-man major league roster for starting pitcher Henderson Alvarez, the Miami Marlins optioned right-hander Tom Koehler to Triple-A New Orleans on Thursday.
Alvarez, who came to the Marlins in last November's...
| Jul 5, 2013
| 7:36 AM
Giancarlo Stanton, a slugging outfielder from Notre Dame High School in Sherman Oaks, didn't make the majors because of his defense, but on Thursday night he did make a diving catch that helped the Miami Marlins pull out a 4-3 victory over the Braves at...
| Jun 19, 2013
| 7:27 AM
Few International Olympic Committee meetings will have more of an impact on the future of the Olympics than the session that is to take place this September in Buenos Aires.
In a brief span, the members will elect a presidential successor from six...
| Apr 8, 2013
| 4:29 PM
In a round-about way, Roy Halladay complained about the communication between him and catcher Erik Kratz. Kratz knew nothing about the pitcher’s frustrations. Manager Charlie Manuelsaid Halladay didn’t voice his concerns to him. Yet when...
| May 18, 2013
| 1:09 PM
Jake "The Snake" Roberts, a former WWF star wrestler from 1980s and '90s, turned up at the Braves-Dodgers game on Friday night to lead the Turner Field crowd in the traditional singing of "Take Me Out to the Ballgame" during the seventh-inning stretch....
| Dec 26, 2012
| 8:09 AM
HAZELHURST, Ga. - If you're like most people, you love the holidays but shout "Hallelujah!" when the last strains of "Auld Lang Syne" fade away.
That's when it's time for a post-holidays getaway, so take a look at these destinations in Georgia that are...
| May 2, 2013
| 8:35 PM
Dan Haren had been waiting to prove he belonged in Washington’s vaunted starting rotation.
After winning his last two starts, Haren is feeling a little better, and that’s mostly because he’s not overthrowing his fastball.
| Oct 5, 2012
| 8:04 PM
ATLANTA — The farewell tour is over for Chipper Jones.
It's time that we begin another one — this time for the concept of six-man crews in the playoffs. They have to go, as Sam Holbrook demonstrated in the first game of the 2012 postseason....
| Oct 5, 2012
| 10:44 PM
ATLANTA — Talk about a wild card.
This one was just plain wild.
Chipper Jones played his final game. The Atlanta fans turned Turner Field into a trash heap after a disputed infield fly. And the St. Louis Cardinals did what they always seem...