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Tim Hudson out for season after suffering fractured right ankle

Tim Hudson out for season after suffering fractured right ankle

yahoo.com ESPN.com MLB.com Updated Jul 24, 2013
Warning: This video may be difficult to watch. Use your own discretion before viewing. Outcomes in baseball are often decided by timing and/or inches. Unfortunately for Atlanta Braves starting pitcher Tim Hudson, both were working against him on Wednesd…
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  • Atlanta Hawks rookie Dennis Schroder dazzles with great passes …

    Atlanta Hawks rookie Dennis Schroder dazzles with great passes that didn’t lead to assists (Video)

    yahoo.com Jul 24, 2013
    Warning: Video contains a few NSFW words. MVP Jonas Valanciunas and the tournament champion Golden State Warriors garnered most of the broad media attention afforded to the NBA's recently concluded Las Vegas Summer League, but one rookie stood out as a …
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  • Kicking off the NFC South camp tour

    Kicking off the NFC South camp tour

    ESPN.com Jul 24, 2013
    TAMPA INTERNATIONAL AIRPORT -- I’m about to head to Atlanta, where I’ll cover the Falcons’ first practice of training camp on Thursday. I’ll spend Thursday, Friday and part of Saturday with the Falcons. Around midday Saturday, I’ll make my way up Inters…
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  • Witten, Gonzalez speak out in favor of HGH testing

    Witten, Gonzalez speak out in favor of HGH testing

    profootballtalk.com Jul 24, 2013
    Two of the NFL’s top tight ends are lending their voices to support testing players for human growth hormone. With the NFL and NFLPA meeting today to work on an HGH testing plan, Falcons tight end Tony Gonzalez and Cowboys tight end Jason Witten have bo…
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  • Falcons sign top pick Trufant to rookie deal

    Falcons sign top pick Trufant to rookie deal

    The Atlanta Falcons signed first-round pick Desmond Trufant, the team announced Wednesday.
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  • Around the NFC South

    Around the NFC South

    ESPN.com Jul 24, 2013
    Let's take a run through some news and notes from around the division: ATLANTA FALCONS D. Orlando Ledbetter continues his countdown of the top 25 Falcons with tight end Tony Gonzalez at No. 2. If you’re going by lifetime achievements, Gonzalez might eve…
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  • Ike's bat backs Torres' effort in Mets' victory

    Ike's bat backs Torres' effort in Mets' victory

    MLB.com Jul 24, 2013
    Sending Carlos Torres his first win of the season, Ike Davis came through with a double off the right-field wall in the sixth inning for the lead, and the Mets beat the Braves, 4-1, at Citi Field.
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  • Video - Hudson Hurt In Braves' Win 00:36

    Hudson Hurt In Braves' Win

    Jul 24
    Tim Hudson was carted off the field after being spiked at first base by Eric Young Jr. in the Braves' 8-2 win over the Mets.
  • Video - Freak Injury To Hudson 01:34

    Freak Injury To Hudson

    Jul 24
    Baseball Tonight breaks down what the loss of Tim Hudson means to the Braves.
  • Video - Web Gems 00:56

    Web Gems

    Jul 24
    Does Yunel Escobar catch and flip behind his back to start a double play top Jason Heyward's reigning Web Gem?

Sports Columnists

  • NBA -- Kevin Durant's summer not all chills and thrills

    Jul 24
    Kevin Durant to keep playing for Team USA.
  • Sources: Wall, Wizards talk $80M extension

    Jul 24
    LAS VEGAS -- The Washington Wizards are in advanced talks on a contract extension with star point guard John Wall on a deal expected to land in the five-year, $80 million range, according to sources close to the process.
  • Mike Miller decides to join Memphis Grizzlies, according to sources

    Jul 24
    The Memphis Grizzlies have won the race to sign free-agent sharpshooter Mike Miller.
  • Back in Silver and Black

    Jul 24
    PETER KING: You played your first eight seasons in Oakland. When you left for Green Bay in 2006, did you ever think you’d be back? CHARLES WOODSON: Never. But when I was flying in for my [May free-agent] visit, the plane comes off the water into the Oak…