The Atlanta Braves and Miami Marlins will play a pair of exhibition games on July 21 and July 22 at Truist Park in Atlanta, prior to the start of the 2020 regular season.
Lee County native and San Francisco Giants catcher Buster Posey announced Friday that he has elected not to play in the shortened Major League Baseball season because of the coronavirus pandemic.
The Atlanta Hawks and their NBA G League affiliate, the College Park Skyhawks, announced multiple promotions and a hire within the Basketball Operations group, including the promotion of Tori Miller to general manager of the Skyhawks.
Austin Cindric won a two-lap overtime duel at Kentucky Speedway racing door-to-door with his good friend and former teammate Chase Briscoe to earn his career first NASCAR Xfinity Series victory on an oval track.
Abbie George, a 2018 graduate of Heritage who has spent the last two seasons playing soccer at Georgia Military College, is set to transfer to Brenau University to continue her career.
Sade Harrell, a standout on the Heritage girls basketball team, wasted little time in making her plans for college Thursday evening after receiving an offer earlier in the day.
Covington resident Taylor Smith is among the field at the Georgia State Golf Association’s 99th Georgia Amateur Championship, which begins Friday and runs through Sunday at the Atlanta Athletic Club.
The Big Ten announced Thursday it will contest only conference games for all fall sports, including football, for 2020 because of the ongoing COVID-19 pandemic.
The Atlantic Coast Conference announced Thursday that each of its fall Olympic Sports will delay the start of competition until at least Sept. 1.
If Kyle Busch were going to allow himself to feel super optimistic and keenly confident in scoring his first win of the season, this may be the week as the NASCAR Cup Series arrives at Kentucky Speedway for Sunday’s Quaker State 400 Presented by Walmart (2:30 p.m. on FS1, PRN and SiriusXM NA…
The Atlanta Braves and Major League Baseball released Thursday their schedules for the 2021 season, which will have the Braves open the year with a six-game road trip to Philadelphia and Washington before returning home to start Truist Park’s fifth season with a three-game set against the Phillies.
Georgia State has scheduled a unique weekend in 2026 for its men’s basketball and football programs as both squads will travel to Oxford, Miss., to face Ole Miss during a 24-hour period.
Seven-time NASCAR champion Jimmie Johnson has been cleared to return to competition. He will drive the No. 48 Ally Chevrolet Camaro ZL1 1LE for Hendrick Motorsports in this weekend’s Cup Series race at Kentucky Speedway.
SagerStrong Foundation announced this week the addition of a scholarship component to the SagerStrong Foundation Hometown Hero Award, made possible through a generous donation from Rand Refrigeration.
My introduction to the British Open championship came about from reading historical accounts of Bobby Jones and his remarkable Grand Slam year of 1930 when he won the four major championships of his day — the U.S. Open and Amateur and the British Open and Amateur.
The new Atlanta Braves 2020 baseball schedule, reduced to 60 games by the COVID-19 pandemic, was released Monday night.
The COVID-19 pandemic has forced everyone to make changes to their daily lives in order to do their part in flattening the curve.
Atlanta Braves outfielder Nick Markakis, concerned about the COVID-19 pandemic, has elected not to play in the shortened 2020 MLB season, manager Brian Snitker announced Monday.
Following the huge success of "The Last Dance" and renewed discussions about systemic racism in America, Disney is partnering with one of the most notable voices in the country: Colin Kaepernick.
Atlanta Motor Speedway is offering fans another chance to drive onto the high banks of its historic 1.54-mile oval as a fundraiser for Speedway Children’s Charities Atlanta.
Anastasia Griffing of Eastside was named as a Cheerleader of the Year finalist over the weekend by the Georgia Cheerleading Coaches Association.
In an action-filled afternoon of NASCAR Cup Series racing in Sunday’s Big Machine Hand Sanitizer 400 Powered by Big Machine Records, Kevin Harvick held off the field in a overtime sprint to the finish line to earn his fourth victory of the season, and his second consecutive and third overall…
Freddie Freeman is among the four Atlanta Braves players who have tested positive for COVID-19, manager Brian Snitker announced Saturday.
In the days and months leading up to Saturday’s inaugural Pennzoil 150 at the Brickyard NASCAR Xfinity Series race on Indianapolis Motor Speedway’s road course, Indiana’s own, Chase Briscoe left no doubt how important a victory would be to him.
Former Philadelphia Phillies pitcher Tyson Brummett was among four people killed when a small plane crashed in Utah on Friday, authorities said.
The father and trainer of UFC champion Khabib Nurmagomedov, Abdulmanap, has died, the fighter's management team confirmed on Friday in a statement sent to CNN.
With COVID-19 cases rising in Georgia, high school football coaches across the state are starting to wonder what the future might look like in hopes of preserving their upcoming season this fall.
NASCAR and Bristol Motor Speedway today announced the format for the NASCAR All-Star Race, including the introduction of a ‘choose rule’ that will allow drivers to choose which lane they line up in for restarts.
On a karting track in southeast England, an eight-year-old Lewis Hamilton has the measure of his rivals. He is flying around the course. He is quicker than the other boys and, though these are supposed to be carefree years, is racing with the intensity of someone who is eager to make an impression.
Six FC Dallas players have tested positive for Covid-19 since arriving in Florida ahead of the upcoming "MLS is Back Tournament," the league says.
When Major League Baseball finally comes back into our lives this month, it will look a lot different than the hallowed summer pastiche we're used to. Gone will be the roaring crowds, the call of the hot dog seller, and the grunting of thirty or so grown men hocking loogies and slapping each…
Making the leap from junior varsity to varsity isn’t supposed to be an easy one. Making the leap from junior varsity to one of the top players in the country in one season — in most all cases — is next to impossible.
A campaign has been launched to build a statue for an English footballer who was supposedly denied the chance to play for his country because he was Black.
He hasn't picked up a professional baseball glove in 19 years but he's still picking up a paycheck -- and a hefty one at that.
Major League Baseball player Ian Desmond is opting out of the truncated 2020 season. Coronavirus concerns factored into his decision, but so did the national reckoning with racism -- something Desmond says needs to happen within the league, too.
The fallout from Novak Djokovic's Adria Tour continues, with tennis great Boris Becker and current star Nick Kyrgios embroiled in a verbal tit-for-tat.
Several players have decided to opt out of the rescheduled Major League Baseball season due to health concerns amid coronavirus outbreak.