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Smokies batter Biloxi, 10-4

(Tennessee Smokies)  The Smokies’ offense scored 10 runs on 13 hits and cruised to a second straight victory over Biloxi 10-4 at Smokies Stadium. The sixth inning proved to be the separating inning for Tennessee as the Smokies struck for six runs. Jason Vosler, Carlos Penalver, Erick Castillo and Yasiel …

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ORT: ACHS sophomore Bishop wins state pole vault title

(Oak Ridge Today)  Anderson County sophomore Brittany Bishop won the state championship in the girls’ pole vault on Wednesday. Bishop cleared 12 feet at the 2017 TSSAA Girls’ Track State Championships at Middle Tennessee State University in Murfreesboro. She had been the second-seeded pole vaulter, behind senior Taylor Pickett of …

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Smokies open series with Biloxi with literal walk-off

(Tennessee Smokies)  With the bases loaded and one out in the bottom of the 10th inning, Smokies’ third baseman Jason Vosler sent everyone home with a walk-off walk for the 5-4 victory. Smokies’ catcher Ian Rice was the power source of the offense on Wednesday night, sending a fastball over …

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Smokies-Barons rained out Monday

(Tennessee Smokies)  The Tennessee Smokies’ scheduled game Monday evening against the Birmingham Barons at Regions Field has been postponed due to rain. The contest will be made up as part of a to doubleheader at Smokies Stadium when the two meet again in June. Todays matchup will be made up …

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CWTS: Busch wins at Charlotte

(MRN) Kyle Busch led a race-high ninety laps, including the final forty-five, and claimed a dominating victory Friday night at Charlotte Motor Speedway. He started fourth but had his first lead of the night on Lap-3, and motored on to his second straight victory of the season and the forty-eighth …

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MENCS: Kyle Busch wins 1st All-Star Race

(MRN) Kyle Busch took the green flag and took charge of the race on the night’s final restart Saturday at Charlotte Motor Speedway, storming into the lead with a bold three-wide move to the inside that put Brad Keselowski and Jimmie Johnson in his rear-view mirror. The Joe Gibbs Racing …

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Smokies split doubleheader at Birmingham

A doubleheader split between the Smokies and Barons will set up a rubber match in tonight’s matchup. Ian Rice got the Smokies on the board first in the second inning of game number one. The teams designated hitter smoked a line drive two run home run to left field that just …

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