3 weeks ago
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West Columbus HS grad, former Braves player Otis Nixon reported missing

Former Atlanta Braves outfielder Otis Nixon is missing.
1 month ago
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Maryland Terrapins outslug UNCW Seahawks

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.
1 month ago
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UNCW baseball evens record with win over Maryland

It took a week or so, but UNCW no longer has a losing record after a win on Tuesday over the Maryland Terrapins.
2 months ago
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Seahawks can’t hold lead against defending national champs

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.
2 months ago
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Trot Nixon to be guest speaker at Greater Wilmington Sports Luncheon

He was offered a football scholarship to NC State, but ultimately chose a career in baseball. He was drafted by the Red Sox in the first round of the 1993 MLB Draft, and played with them until 2006.
2 months ago
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2017 Greater Wilmington Sports Hall of Fame Inductees announced

The Greater Wilmington Sports Hall of Fame announced four new inductees today at Wilmington International Airport.
2 months ago
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First workouts underway for MLB pitchers and catchers

Winter is over - in baseball, at least.
2 months ago
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Derek and Hannah Jeter are expecting a baby girl

"He already has a name in mind — he’s set on it. We’ll see," she adds. "Whatever her name is, I know she’ll run circles around him ... They’re going to be born into such an extraordinary situation."
3 months ago
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St. Louis bans chewing tobacco, dip, snuff at sports venues

Baseball players with big wads of chewing tobacco in their cheek are now a thing of the past at Busch Stadium. It is the 14th Major League Baseball venue to ban tobacco products.
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3 months ago
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2 baseball players die in separate traffic accidents

Authorities in the Dominican Republic say that Kansas City Royals pitcher Yordano Ventura and former major leaguer Andy Marte both have died in separate traffic accidents.