Monday July 6th, 2020 1:39AM

Jeff Hart

Sports Reporter
Jeff Hart
Braves' Felix Hernandez opts out of season due to pandemic
Former Cy Young winner Félix Hernández has opted out of the 2020 season, at least temporarily ending his bid to revive his career with the Atlanta Braves...
1:39PM ( 12 hours ago )
Braves not considering name change
With teams in two sports taking a second look at names deemed offensive to Native Americans, the Atlanta Braves on Saturday gave no indication they are willing to consider a similar change...
9:38PM ( 1 day ago )
Star Freeman among four Braves to test positive for virus
Atlanta Braves four-time All-Star Freddie Freeman, premier reliever Will Smith and two teammates have tested positive for the coronavirus, a jarring hit to the NL East champions less than three weeks before the start of the pandemic-delayed season...
1:15PM ( 1 day ago )
NCAA puts TAMU football on probation
The NCAA has put Texas A&M’s football program on probation and coach Jimbo Fisher has been given a six-month show-cause order...
8:02AM ( 1 day ago )
Displaced Georgia youth tennis academy searches for permanent home
For the past 10 years, husband and wife tennis duo Michael and Debbie Beck of the Beck Tennis Academy have taught lessons intended to develop young athletes interested in improving their competitive tennis at any level...
7:56AM ( 1 day ago )
Hamels feeling good as Braves open training
For baseball's short season, Cole Hamels says short starts will work just fine. The Atlanta Braves' new veteran left-hander just wants to make sure he posts quality innings, no matter how few they may be...
9:35PM ( 2 days ago )
MLB cancels 1st All-Star Game since 1945
Dodger Stadium’s 40-year wait to host the All-Star Game is going to last even longer. The game scheduled for July 14 was canceled Friday because of the coronavirus pandemic...
3:59PM ( 2 days ago )
PGA to let Champ play under new COVID policy
Cameron Champ was added to the field in the Rocket Mortgage Classic in Detroit under a modified PGA Tour policy that allows players who test positive for the coronavirus to be eligible if they had no symptoms and get two negative test results at least 24 hours apart...
12:00PM ( 2 days ago )
Hudson Justus takes 6th in Future Masters tourney
Not even playing up a division can slow down Hudson Justus. The 8-year-old Gainesville golfer recently finished sixth in the 10-and-under division of the Future Masters tournament played at the Par 70 Dothan Country Club course...
2:42PM ( 1 week ago )
Baseball's back: MLB sets 60-game sked, opens July 23 or 24
Major League Baseball issued a 60-game schedule Tuesday night that will start July 23 or 24 in empty ballparks as the sport tries to push ahead amid the coronavirus following months of acrimony...
10:13PM ( 1 week ago )