Thursday, July 30
NASHVILLE, Tenn. (AP) — Tennessee has agreed to terms with tight end Chase Coffman and running back David Fluellen. The Titans announced the deals yesterday, and the team reports for training camp today.
BALTIMORE (AP) — Chris Tillman took a three-hitter into the ninth inning, Jonathan Schoop and J.J. Hardy homered and the Baltimore Orioles beat the skidding Atlanta Braves 2-0 last night for a three-game sweep. The victory was the fifth straight for Baltimore, tying a season high. The surge has carried the Orioles within one game of Minnesota for the second AL wild-card slot.
ATLANTA (AP) — Vasek Pospisil overcame sweltering heat and cramps to outlast Yen-Hsun Lu in the Atlanta Open yesterday. Pospisil will play fifth-seeded Marcos Baghdatis of Cyprus in the quarterfinals Friday. Top seed and two-time defending champion John Isner will play Radek Stepanek of the Czech Republic today.
CHARLOTTE, N.C. (AP) — NASCAR has penalized Premium Motorsports because an unattached weight fell off the car during practice last weekend at Indianapolis. The P3 penalty against the team Timmy Hill drove for last weekend was issued yesterday. Crew chief Scott Eggleston was fined $25,000. He and car chief Kevin Eagle were also suspended for this weekend's Sprint Cup race at Pocono and placed on probation through Dec. 31. Team owner Mike Curb was penalized 15 championship car owner points.