| More Sports Board|| The ATL Thread 6/18: Mets @ Barves; Doubleheader Edition - volfan30 on 6/18/13 at 8:32 am|
R Johnson 7
C Johnson 5
Evan Gattis placed on the 15-day DL with an oblique strain
Tyler Pastornicky recalled from Gwinnett
Cory Rasmus added as 26th man for the doubleheader....
| More Sports Board|| The ATL Thread 6/16: Giants @ Barves - volfan30 on 6/16/13 at 6:34 pm|
J Upton 7
B Upton 8
C Johnson 5
| Help Board|| Clean up on the recruiting board is needed - volfan30 on 6/16/13 at 4:03 pm|
Becoming a flame-fest 24/7. It's expected on the SEC Rant, but can we please try to clean up and leave the flames and trolling off the recruiting board? ...
| More Sports Board|| The ATL Thread 6/15: Giants @ Barves - volfan30 on 6/15/13 at 1:46 pm|
J Upton LF
B Upton CF
C Johnson 3B
| More Sports Board|| Super Regional TV Ratings on ESPN; New Orleans #1 Market - volfan30 on 6/14/13 at 10:05 am|
[quote]ESPN, ESPN2 and ESPNU combined to televise every game from the eight Super Regional sites, averaging 404,000 viewers over the 22 telecasts
Top Metered Markets
1. New Orleans, LA
2. Louisville, KY
3. Nashville, TN
t4. Greenville-Spartanburg, SC
t4. Greensboro, NC
| SEC Recruiting|| Alabama/Auburn fans: Question on Dual Threat QB Kendrick Doss - volfan30 on 6/13/13 at 4:30 pm|
What can you guys tell me about him?
247 shows him with an Auburn offer, though I know QB recruiting and offers are usually pretty complicated.
From Florence. Anybody seen him play, know anything about him, etc?...
| More Sports Board|| Phil Mickelson will arrive in Philadelphia at 4:30 AM ET tomorrow; tees off 7:11 - volfan30 on 6/12/13 at 4:45 pm|
Attended a dinner at Merion Monday night, flew back to San Diego after it was over. Spent yesterday and today in San Diego so he could attend his daughter's 8th grade graduation this afternoon.
He takes off from San Diego at 8:15 pm PT tonight, lands in Philly at 4:30 am ET. Tees off 2 hours, 40 ...
| More Sports Board|| Jason Kidd pursuing Brooklyn Nets Head Coaching Vacancy - volfan30 on 6/9/13 at 4:32 pm|
[quote]Kidd has been talking with associates about the possibility of making the immediate leap from a Hall of Fame playing career to a head coaching job, and has been working to identif...
| SEC Rant|| VOLS eliminating orange pants - volfan30 on 6/7/13 at 7:49 pm|
| More Sports Board|| The ATL Thread 6/6: MLB Rule 4 Draft: Rounds 1 and 2; Braves @ Dodgers - volfan30 on 6/6/13 at 4:14 pm|
MLB Rule 4 Draft
Thursday, June 6
7:00 PM ET/6:00 PM CT
TV: MLB Network
Braves Picks Tonight: 31st Overall (compensation round), 65th Overall (2nd round)
Braves lost their first round pick when they signed B.J. Upton. Their first pick tonight will be the 31st overall pick (4th in the compensa...
| More Sports Board|| Updated Cy Young and MVP Odds: NL Edition - volfan30 on 6/4/13 at 5:14 pm|
1. Paul Goldschmidt (ARI) 5/1
2. Carlos Gonzalez (COL) 6/1
Troy Tulowitzki (COL) 6/1
4. Joey Votto (CIN) 7/1
5. Justin Upton (ATL) 10/1
Bryce Harper (WSH) 10/1
Jean Segura (MIL) 10/1
| More Sports Board|| MLB Scouts and Executives Rank Sophomore Class - volfan30 on 5/29/13 at 5:18 pm|
They were asked to rank all 2nd year major leaguers without rookie eligibility.
Among 15 MLB Scouts, Executive, and Writers Polled here were the results (according to Joel Sherman on MLBN)
1. Mike Trout, OF, Los Angeles Angels
2. Bryce Harper, OF, Washington Nationals
3. Manny Machado, 3B, B...
| SEC Rant|| Vote to keep 8 game schedule was 13-1 - volfan30 on 5/29/13 at 2:25 pm|
According to Spurrier.
| More Sports Board|| The ATL Thread 5/29: Jays @ Braves - volfan30 on 5/29/13 at 2:02 pm|
J. Upton 7
B.J. Upton 8
Walden activated. Rasmus to Gwinnett. Sticking with 6 man pen....
| SEC Rant|| Tennessee/Oregon to kickoff at 3:30 ET/12:30 PT on ABC/ESPN - volfan30 on 5/29/13 at 1:16 pm|
Damn. Was hoping to see Autzen Stadium at night. ...
| SEC Rant|| Permanent opponents to remain intact - volfan30 on 5/28/13 at 1:34 pm|
According to Matt Hayes on the radio.
2014's bridge schedule will be a 6-1-1 schedule and 2015 and on will be a 6-2-1 schedule, allowing all 7 permanent opponent matchups to remain intact....
| More Sports Board|| The ATL Thread 5/27: Braves @ Blue Jays - volfan30 on 5/27/13 at 2:32 pm|
| SEC Rant|| Tennessee lands Memphis PG transfer Antonio Barton (will be eligible right away) - volfan30 on 5/26/13 at 11:30 am|
Very solid pickup. Chose Tennessee over Maryland, Syracuse, Kansas State, and Texas A&M. Likely slides true frosh Darius Thompson back to the bench, at least to begin the year.
With Hubbs as the 6th man and Thompson, Moore, Chievous, and Davis off the ...
| More Sports Board|| The ATL Thread 5/25: Braves @ Mets Game 1 Conclusion and Game 2 - volfan30 on 5/25/13 at 2:03 pm|
Game Resumes at 6:10 ET
Commentators: Joe Simpson, Kevin Burkhardt, Keith Hernandez.
Here's where both teams stand as far as available players.
-Pena-Simmons-Heyward due up for Braves.
-Wright-Duda-Byrd due up for Mets...
| More Sports Board|| Jose Canseco tweets that he is being charged with rape - volfan30 on 5/22/13 at 2:06 pm|
| More Sports Board|| The ATL Thread 5/22: Twins @ Braves - volfan30 on 5/22/13 at 8:38 am|
C Johnson 5
BJ Upton 8
| SEC Rant|| Tennessee leads for Memphis PG transfer Antonio Barton - volfan30 on 5/18/13 at 1:29 pm|
Down to Tennessee, Maryland, Syracuse.
[quote]Tennessee’s emergence came a week after junior Trae Golden, a two-year starter who averaged 12.1 points and 3.9 assists last season, announced he was transferring. There were reports in Knoxville that he left amid serious academic issues. The 20-13 Vo...
| More Sports Board|| The ATL Thread: Venters expected to undergo Tommy John today - volfan30 on 5/16/13 at 12:36 pm|
[quote]mlbbowman: Still no official word regarding Venters. But the expectation is he will undergo his second Tommy John surgery (first in '05) this afternoon[/quote]
Couldn't see this coming....
| SEC Rant|| UK #1 in CBSSports.com's Jon Rothstein Early Top 25 for 2013-14 - volfan30 on 5/16/13 at 12:34 pm|
Post-attrition/Post-Wiggins announcement top 25
The empire will bounce back in a major way next season. John Calipari has assembled argu...
| More Sports Board|| CBSSports.com's Jon Rothstein Post-Wiggins Decision Top 25 for 2013-14 - volfan30 on 5/16/13 at 12:29 pm|
Post-attrition/Post-Wiggins announcement top 25
2. Michigan State
7. North Carolina
| SEC Rant|| Tennessee/Memphis home and home basketball series renewed - volfan30 on 5/16/13 at 11:08 am|
[quote]Bringing order to a rivalry nearly gone awry, UT athletic director Dave Hart told the News Sentinel on Wednesday that Tennessee and Memphis have “agreed in principle to a four-year home-and-home series in men’s basketball.”
While discussions related to the universities meeting in football ...
| SEC Recruiting|| Predict your school's next commitment itt - volfan30 on 5/13/13 at 6:04 pm|
For Tennessee I will guess Stanton Truitt. http://247sports.com/Player/Stanton-Truitt-26620...
| More Sports Board|| The ATL Thread 5/8: Barves @ Reds - volfan30 on 5/8/13 at 10:29 am|
1. AAAA CF
2. Simba SS
3. Freeman 1B
4. El Oso LF
5. Uggla 2B
6. Roadrunner 3B
7. Suffering in Silence RF
8. Veteran Presents C
9. Minor LHP...
| SEC Rant|| Trae Golden not returning to Tennessee for his Sr. Season - volfan30 on 5/7/13 at 11:26 am|
Due to academic issues. Release coming.
Looks like Tennessee will be going with
We should still be very good, and this improves us defensively, but losing your two-year starter at PG is definitely not i...
| SEC Rant|| Looks like Nebraska is going to buy out home and home series with Tennessee - volfan30 on 5/5/13 at 2:12 pm|
With B1G going to 9 conference games. Ohio State bought out home and homes with Tennessee and UGA last year. Would leave Tennessee with no marquee opponent from 2016-2020.
2013 @ Oregon
2014 @ Oklahoma
2016 @ Nebraska
2018 (Ohio State bought out)
2019 (Ohio State...