Hall of Fame pitcher Jim Bunning, who went on to serve in Congress, has died. He was 85.
Memorabilia from the late Pittsburgh Pirates Willie Stargell, also known as "Pops," is now up for auction. However, Stargell's children are not too happy about it.
Today, seven teams from Pender, Brunswick and New Hanover counties played in state playoff games and six of those teams advanced to the state regionals.
Derek Jeter's No. 2 has been retired by the New York Yankees, who dedicated a plaque in his honor that will be placed in Monument Park behind center field.
Today the new regime begins for the Wilmington Sharks baseball team as the team officially introduced the new owner, Matt Perry.
Nick Feight had four hits, including his 11th home run of the season, as UNCW ran past visiting Delaware, 16-5, in Colonial Athletic Association baseball action on Friday at Brooks Field.
Former Atlanta Braves outfielder Otis Nixon is missing.
Kevin Smith homered twice for the Maryland Terrapins on Wednesday against UNCW. The Terrapins won their first road game of the season. UNCW's five game winning streak is now over.
It took a week or so, but UNCW no longer has a losing record after a win on Tuesday over the Maryland Terrapins.
UNCW had a legitimate shot at beating the champions of the 2016 College World Series on Wendesday, but the Seahawks didn't keep the lead.