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Louisville earns first spot in ACC Tournament Championship

Durham, N.C. — Good pitching can take a team a long way, and it has carried Louisville to the finals of the 2018 Atlantic Coast Conference Baseball Championship. Starter Nick Bennett and two relievers combined on a six-hitter as the fifth-seeded Cardinals claimed a 5-2 win over pesky 12th seed Pitt in Saturday’s first semifinal game at Durham Bulls Athletic […]

ECU wins AAC Championship with 4-3 win versus UConn

Clearwater, Fla. — American Athletic Conference Most Outstanding Player Spencer Brickhouse collected a pair of hits, while Jake Agnos set a new Championship Game record with nine strikeouts helping No. 15 ECU to a 4-3 win over No. 22 Connecticut Saturday afternoon in the 2018 AAC Baseball Championship Game. With the win the Pirates (43-16) secure the league‘s automatic bid […]

Attendance drop, strikeout rise has MLB concerned

By RONALD BLUM, AP Baseball Writer NEW YORK — Major League Baseball attendance is headed to its lowest average in 15 years. And it‘s not only because of the historically bad weather that‘s plagued the first third of the season. Strikeouts exceeded hits in a full calendar month for the first time in April and are on track to do […]

Holliday: Baseball pools create debate in the ACC

By Bob Holliday, WRALSportsFan columnist Back in the 1980s when I first began covering ACC baseball, the league played a double-elimination tournament that required four games per day for most of a week to crown a champion. This was a thoroughly fair process, but it exhausted some teams and burned through pitching staffs. No one – at least that I […]

Blue Devils to play in men‘s lacrosse title game

Fourth-seeded Duke scored the game’s first six goals en route to a wire-to-wire 13-8 win over top-seeded Maryland in the NCAA semifinals Saturday afternoon in front of 30,616 spectators at Gillette Stadium in Foxboro, Mass. The Blue Devils (16-3) advance to Monday’s national title game and will face third-seeded Yale at 1 p.m. The game will be televised live on […]

Is Love Island Australia trolling us with a Kangatarian? Contestant reveals intriguing diet

To view this video please enable JavaScript, and consider upgrading to a web browser that Australia has kicked off now and it’s already got the internet baffled. Those crazy Australians. (Note: this writer is Australian, so they’re allowed to say that.) Anyway, while sitting by the billabong, sorry, pool on Sunday night’s premiere episode ever of Love Island Australia, Justin, […]

Kelly Brook admits she can go up to three days without brushing her teeth

Kelly Brook has got a pretty grim habit – she can go for days without brushing her teeth. While it’s pretty natural for people to brush their teeth first thing in the morning and often last thing before bed, Kelly has admitted that she is a completely different animal than to the one you see in front of the camera […]