More than 100 high school football players from around the region braved cold and rainy conditions at Garinger High for a day of skills and competitions to hopefully jump-start or enhance their college recruiting.
Former MLB pitcher Luis Tiant was the special guest at BB&T BallPark on Wednesday for the Charlotte Knights vs Pawtucket Red Sox game. Prior to throwing out the ceremonial first pitch, Tiant spoke with the media about Knights second baseman Yoan Moncada, injuries to pitchers today, Cuba and being blessed. Jeff Sineremail@example.com
Former MLB pitcher Luis Tiant was the special guest at BB&T BallPark on Wednesday for the Charlotte Knights vs Pawtucket Red Sox game. Tiant spoke with the media about Knights second baseman Yoan Moncada, injuries to pitchers today, Cuba and being blessed.
The Charlotte Knights honored Negro League Baseball Tuesday night by welcoming former players Eddie "G.G." Burton, Luther "Luke" Atkinson, Sam Allen, Bill Cathcart and Carl "Satch" Forney. Also Charlotte Mayor Pro Tem Vi Lyles proclaimed it Negro League Baseball Day in Charlotte. Jeff Sinerfirstname.lastname@example.org
Former Atlanta Braves great Chipper Jones arrived in Charlotte Monday to autograph his new book Ballplayer at BB&T BallPark. Fans lined the concourse all the way to centerfield waiting for their opportunity to meet the former All Star and future Hall of Famer. Jones told stories of his fight with Jim Thome, writing a book and John Smoltz breaking his bat that he had had a 20 game hit streak using. Jeff Sineremail@example.com
An alligator swam around for spectators in a pond off of No. 10 during the final round of the RBC Heritage presented by Boeing on Sunday, April 16, 2017, at Harbour Town Golf Links in Sea Pines on Hilton Head Island.
With the No. 8 pick in the NFL Draft, the Carolina Panthers have plenty of options to address several needs. Panthers beat reporter Jourdan Rodrigue breaks down who the team might pick in the first round and offers other names to look out for.