The Best In Sports In 7 Days | Jackson Free Press | Jackson, MS

The Best In Sports In 7 Days

Thursday, Aug. 6
Major League Baseball, Atlanta at Los Angeles Dodgers (9 p.m., SportSouth, 620 AM): The memories of last weekend's beat down will still be fresh when the Braves roll into Mannywood.

Friday, Aug. 7
Southern League baseball, Mississippi at Montgomery (7 p.m., Huntsville, Ala., 103.9 FM): The M-Braves begin a 10-game road trip by facing the Stars in the mountains of Alabama. Don't forget your Mountain Dew.

Saturday, Aug. 8
Jackson State, Tiger Bash (2:30 p.m., JSU Student Center Ballroom A, Jackson): Here's a chance to meet football coach Rick Comegy and his team. The Tiger mascot and JSU cheerleaders will also be there. Food and drink will be served. Admission is $5.

Sunday, Aug. 9
NFL exhibition football, Tennessee vs. Buffalo in the Hall of Fame Game (7 p.m., Ch. 3): Are you ready for some football? Me, too, but we will have to see some preseason football. Expect to see a lot of Vince Young and a little of Terrell Owens.

Monday, Aug. 10
Minor League Baseball, Durham at Gwinnett (6 p.m., CSS): The Bulls (as seen in "Bull Durham") call on many of your favorite former M-Braves. Will Crash Davis be in the house?

Tuesday, Aug. 11
Major League Baseball, Washington at Atlanta (6 p.m., CSS, 620 AM): The Nationals are the one NL East team the Braves can beat (usually).

Wednesday, Aug. 12
Mississippi at Montgomery (7:05 p.m., Montgomery, Ala., 103.9 FM): The M-Braves move south for their series opener with the Biscuits. The Slate is compiled by Doctor S, when he's not busy mulling the title chase in the MLS.

Support our reporting -- Become a JFP VIP.

The news business has changed dramatically in the past year, and we need your help more than ever to keep bringing you important stories about Jackson and the Metro. Become a JFP VIP with an annual membership or you can Sign up as a monthly supporter. Thanks for anything you can do to empower our journalism!


Use the comment form below to begin a discussion about this content.

comments powered by Disqus