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AFP editor Chris Graham talks UVA, ACC basketball on WREL-1450

Augusta Free Press editor Chris Graham talks UVA and ACC basketball with host Jim Bresnahan on WREL-1450AM in Lexington, Va.


AFP editor Chris Graham talks UVA, ACC, college basketball on WREL-1450

Augusta Free Press editor Chris Graham talks college basketball with host Jim Bresnahan on WREL-1450AM in Lexington, Va. The focus is on second-ranked UVA, Virginia Tech and its home win over Georgia Tech on Monday night, the ACC regular-season race and how teams are positioned for March Madness.


Longwood basketball expands broadcast reach

The Longwood basketball programs will receive unprecedented broadcast coverage this season, giving Lancer fans several options to follow the team for the rest of the 2014-15 seasons.


Live Blog: #6 UVA basketball hosts Harvard

The sixth-ranked UVA basketball team (10-0) hosts Harvard (7-1) at noon at the John Paul Jones Arena in Charlottesville. Augusta Free Press editor Chris Graham will be courtside at JPJ to lead our live blog with score updates, analysis, commentary and flavor from inside the arena.


Live Blog: #6 UVA basketball hosts Cleveland State

The sixth-ranked UVA basketball team (9-0) will host Cleveland State (5-5) Thursday at 7 p.m. at the John Paul Jones Arena in Charlottesville. Augusta Free Press editor Chris Graham will be courtside at JPJ. He will contribute to the live blog with score updates, commentary, analysis, observations and more.


GameDay Blog: #7 UVA basketball at VCU

#7 UVA (8-0) faces its toughest test of the season on the road at the Siegel Center in Richmond at VCU (5-2). The tip is at 2 p.m.


Live Blog: #7 UVA basketball vs. #21 Maryland in the ACC/Big Ten Challenge

#7 UVA (7-0) is in College Park, Md., on Wednesday to face #21 Maryland (7-0) in the ACC/Big 10 Challenge. Join Augusta Free Press editor Chris Graham on tonight’s live blog for in-game discussions, analysis and more.


GameDay Blog: #8 UVA basketball hosts Tennessee State

#8 UVA basketball hosts Tennessee State Tuesday night at 7 p.m. at the John Paul Jones Arena in Charlottesville. Augusta Free Press editor Chris Graham will be courtside at JPJ with live score updates, analysis, commentary and more.


GameDay Blog: #9 UVA basketball hosts George Washington

#9 UVA basketball hosts George Washington Friday night at the John Paul Jones Arena in Charlottesville. Tipoff is set for 7 p.m. Augusta Free Press editor Chris Graham is courtside at JPJ with score updates, game analysis and more.


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Richmond Flying Squirrels top Akron, 2-1, take 2-1 lead in playoff series

Left-hander Ty Blach led a trio of Flying Squirrels’ hurlers to a three-hit shutout, as Richmond (2-1), claimed a thrilling, 1-0, win over the Akron RubberDucks (1-2) in front of 5,944 at The Diamond on Friday night.


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Richmond Flying Squirrels edge B-Mets, 1-0

Lefty Ty Blach and centerfielder Elliott Blair keyed a, 1-0, win for the Richmond Flying Squirrels (78-63) over the Binghamton Mets (83-58) at The Diamond on Sunday afternoon.


Live Blog: UVA football season opener vs. #7 UCLA

Augusta Free Press editor Chris Graham leads a live blog from the press box at Scott Stadium n Charlottesville, Va., during today’s 2014 football season opener between UVA and seventh-ranked UCLA.


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Richmond Flying Squirrels promise megablast for home finale on Saturday

The Richmond Flying Squirrels have announced that in appreciation of the tremendous support they have received from their fans during their run to the playoffs, and throughout their fifth season in Richmond, they have doubled the amount of fireworks they will launch during the final regular season fireworks extravaganza of the year on Saturday, August 30.


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Richmond Flying Squirrels top Bowie, reduce magic number to four

The Richmond Flying Squirrels (73-59) took a giant step towards the post-season by blanking the Bowie Baysox (66-65), 3-0, on Friday night at The Diamond.


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New Britain blasts past fading Flying Squirrels, 7-0

The New Britain Rock Cats (65-64) used a five-run fourth inning to waltz past the Richmond Flying Squirrels (71-59), 7-0, at The Diamond on Wednesday night.


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Portland outduels Richmond in 10, 1-0

The Portland Sea Dogs (77-50) came out on top of the Richmond Flying Squirrels (70-56), 1-0, in a pitcher’s duel that took 10 innings to complete on Saturday night at Hadlock Field.


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Richmond Flying Squirrels losing streak hits eight

The Binghamton Mets (70-47) brushed aside the Richmond Flying Squirrels (66-52), 3-0, at The Diamond on Thursday night to sweep a three-game series and send the Squirrels to their eighth consecutive loss – a franchise record.


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B-Mets push Richmond Flying Squirrels skid to seven

The Binghamton Mets (69-47) continued their domination of the Richmond Flying Squirrels (66-51) with a, 5-1, win at The Diamond on Wednesday night.


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Altoona Curve tops Richmond Flying Squirrels, 7-3

The Altoona Curve (48-66) eased past the Richmond Flying Squirrels (66-47), 7-3, on Friday night at Peoples Natural Gas Field. The Curve have taken the first two games of the four-game series.


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Richmond Flying Squirrels top Harrisburg, 5-2

The Richmond Flying Squirrels (66-44) breezed past the Harrisburg Senators (43-65), 5-2, at The Diamondon Tuesday night.


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Richmond Flying Squirrels snap losing skid, top Senators, 2-1

The Richmond Flying Squirrels (65-44) snuck past the Harrisburg Senators (43-64), 2-1, to snap a three-game slide on Monday night at The Diamond.


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Erie tops Richmond Flying Squirrels, 6-2

The Erie SeaWolves (53-55) handled the Richmond Flying Squirrels (64-44), 6-2, on Sunday afternoon at Jerry Uht Park.


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Erie tops Richmond Flying Squirrels, 5-1

The Erie SeaWolves (52-55) downed the Richmond Flying Squirrels (64-43), 5-1, at Jerry Uht Park on Saturday night.


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Erie tops Richmond, 2-0, streak ends at six

The Erie SeaWolves (51-55) snapped the Richmond Flying Squirrels’ (64-42) six-game win-streak with a, 2-0, shutout victory at Jerry Uht Park on Friday night.


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Richmond Flying Squirrels complete sweep of Akron

Richmond right-hander Austin Fleet was spectacular over eight scoreless innings as the Flying Squirrels (63-41) completed a three-game sweep of the Akron RubberDucks (57-48) with a, 2-0, victory on Wednesday afternoon at Canal Park.


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Richmond pasts Akron, 8-2

The Richmond Flying Squirrels (62-41) pasted the Akron RubberDucks (57-47), 8-2, on Tuesday night at Canal Park. The win netted the series for the Squirrels as they sent the RubberDucks to a sixth consecutive loss.


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Snodgrass pitches Richmond past Akron, 2-0

Lefty Jack Snodgrass rode to the rescue of a depleted bullpen, turning in seven scoreless innings as the Richmond Flying Squirrels (61-41) blanked the Akron RubberDucks (57-46), 2-0, on Monday night at Canal Park.


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Akron gets three in 11th, tops Richmond, 5-2

The Akron RubberDucks (52-40) scored three times in the top of the 11th inning to defeat the Richmond Flying Squirrels (54-38), 5-2, in extra-innings at The Diamond on Wednesday night.


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Akron RubberDucks top Richmond Flying Squirrels, 3-1

In the first meeting of the season between the two clubs, the Akron RubberDucks (51-39) defeated the Richmond Flying Squirrels (53-37), 3-1, at The Diamond on Monday night.


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Reading tops Richmond Flying Squirrels in finale, 6-2

The Reading Fightin Phils (35-50) foiled the Richmond Flying Squirrels (53-36) sweep attempt, claiming the finale of a four-game series, 6-2, on Sunday afternoon at The Diamond.


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Tyler Wilson gem lifts Bowie past Richmond, 3-0

Led by Midlothian-native Tyler Wilson’s seven nearly flawless innings, the Bowie Baysox (44-37) rolled to a, 3-0, shutout win over the Richmond Flying Squirrels (46-34) in front of 9,457 at The Diamond on Saturday night.


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Richmond Flying Squirrels blank Harrisburg, 2-0

Left-hander Jack Snodgrass followed his toughest outing as a Squirrel with arguably his finest, throwing just the second nine-inning complete-game shutout in Richmond franchise history.


Live Blog: UVA vs. Ole Miss in the College World Series, Part Deux

Augusta Free Press editor Chris Graham will lead a live blog during today’s resumption of the suspended College World Series game between UVA (51-14) and Ole Miss (48-20).


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Binghamton Mets complete sweep of Richmond

Binghamton right-hander Tyler Pill nearly single-handedly defeated the Richmond Flying Squirrels (39-31) as the Mets (40-31) strolled to a series sweep with a, 6-0, victory on Thursday night at NYSEG Stadium.


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Binghamton Mets top Richmond Flying Squirrels, 6-1

The Binghamton Mets (40-31) built an early lead and never looked back, dumping the Richmond Flying Squirrels (39-30), 6-1, on Wednesday night at NYSEG Stadium.


Live Blog: UVA vs. TCU in the College World Series

Augusta Free Press editor Chris Graham will be live blogging during Tuesday’s College World Series game between #3 national seed UVA (50-14) and #7 national seed TCU (48-16). First pitch is at 8 p.m. Eastern.


Live Blog: UVA vs. Ole Miss in the College World Series

Augusta Free Press editor Chris Graham will lead a live blog during tonight’s College World Series nightcap pitting #3 national seed UVA (49-14) and Ole Miss (46-19).


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Streaking Richmond Flying Squirrels shut out New Hampshire

Left-hander Adalberto Mejia led the Richmond Flying Squirrels (39-28) to a second straight shutout of the New Hampshire Fisher Cats (28-40), 2-0, in front of 7,644 at The Diamond on Sunday afternoon.


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Richmond Flying Squirrels nip New Hampshire, 1-0

Left-hander Kelvin Marte was sensational over 7 1/3 innings, leading the Richmond Flying Squirrels (38-28) to a, 1-0, shutout victory over the New Hampshire Fisher Cats (28-39) in front of 8,583 at The Diamond on Saturday night.


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Richmond Flying Squirrels blast Trenton, 10-4

Matt Duffy collected four hits and knocked in five runs to help the Richmond Flying Squirrels (37-26) drub the Trenton Thunder, 10-4, on Wednesday night at ARM & HAMMER Park.


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Richmond Flying Squirrels top Reading, 5-1

The Richmond Flying Squirrels (34-25) cruised to their fourth consecutive victory, 5-1, over the Reading Fightin Phils (30-29) on Saturday night at FirstEnergy Stadium.


Live Blog: UVA vs. Maryland in 2014 NCAA Super Regionals

Augusta Free Press will be at Davenport Field in Charlottesville, Va., for Game 1 of the 2014 NCAA Super Regionals between #3 national seed UVA (47-13) and Maryland (39-21).


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Richmond Flying Squirrels blast Reading, 12-2

The Richmond Flying Squirrels (33-25) roughed up the Reading Fightin Phils (30-28), 12-2, in the opener of a four-game series on Friday night at FirstEnergy Stadium.


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Trenton ends Richmond win streak, 8-3

The Trenton Thunder (32-27) snapped the Richmond Flying Squirrels (30-25) six-game win-streak with an, 8-3, victory on Tuesday night at The Diamond.


NCAA Baseball Charlottesville Super Regional tickets sold out

The NCAA Charlottesville Super Regional baseball tournament is sold out. Virginia will meet Maryland in a best-of-three series, which will run Friday through Sunday (June 6-8) or Saturday through Monday (June 7-9) at UVa’s Davenport Field.


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Richmond Flying Squirrels sweep, extend win streak to eight

The Richmond Flying Squirrels (30-24) continued to roll on Sunday afternoon with their sixth consecutive win in a 6-2 victory over Bowie (29-27) to complete a three game series sweep of the Baysox.


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Trenton sneaks past Richmond, 4-2

The Trenton Thunder (27-22) scored four runs over the final three innings to overtake the Richmond Flying Squirrels (23-23) and win, 4-2, in front of 9,384 at The Diamond on Saturday night.


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Richmond Flying Squirrels fall to Altoona, 3-0

Right-hander A.J. Morris turned in seven sterling innings as the Altoona Curve (16-24) blanked the Richmond Flying Squirrels (21-19), 3-0, on Saturday night at Peoples Natural Gas Field.


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Richmond Flying Squirrels drop opener to Bowie, 5-1

The Bowie Baysox (19-18) grabbed the opener of a four-game series from the Richmond Flying Squirrels (20-16), 5-1, on Tuesday night at The Diamond.


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Erie Seawolves nip Richmond Flying Squirrels, 6-5

In a back-and-forth tussle, the Erie SeaWolves (14-17) got the last laugh, defeating the Richmond Flying Squirrels (17-15), 6-5, in front of 7,218 at The Diamond on Thursday night. The Squirrels have now lost three straight, their longest losing skid of the season.