Blue Devils beat Jackets in Atlanta for first time since 1994
Duke (5-1, 1-1 ACC) caused Georgia Tech (5-1, 2-1) to commit a season-high three turnovers on its first four possessions of the second half, and the Blue Devils converted them into 14 points.
Four different players score on the ground for the Jackets
Former Deerfield-Windsor standout Tony Zenon Tony had two catches for 39 yards and scored a rushing touchdown for the Yellow Jackets.
Evan Gattis produces game’s only run
The Atlanta Braves left-hander, who lost 1-0 decisions earlier this season against the Philadelphia Phillies and the Miami Marlins, pitched eight scoreless innings and matched his career high with 12 strikeouts Sunday.
The Braves’ nine-game winning streak is snapped by the Nationals and Paul Goldschmidt, whose two-run homer is the difference in the game.
Freddie Freeman and Justin Upton homered early to spark Atlanta to a 10-2 win over the Washington Nationals on Sunday.
Braves sweep the Indians 3-1
Albany’s Sonny Skinner almost missed his tee time for Round 1 of the PGA Championship on Thursday, setting the tone for a frantic beginning to the year’s final major.
Leesburg native Buster Posey is playing in Georgia for the first time since being named the NL MVP, and the Giants’ star catcher has fans flooding in from far and wide to watch him play.
GOLF ROUNDUP: Georgia Tech blanked in semis, denied NCAA national championship; ex-Yellow Jackets star Kuchar leading at PGA Memorial
The Georgia Tech men’s golf team falls short of winning the NCAA National Championship on Saturday when the Yellow Jackets lose to Alabama in the match play semis.
Craig Kimbrel, the 2011 NL Rookie of the Year, continues to struggle, blowing another save, this time to the Mets, 7-5, in extra innings Friday night.