Category Archives: Sports

Truett’s Chick-fil-A Sports. Rome Braves roughed up again by Greenville; rematch tonight. Atlanta Braves were off Thursday; at Mets tonight. A look at four days of SEC football to start the season.

Truett’s Chick-fil-A Sports. Rome Braves roughed up again by Greenville; rematch tonight. Atlanta Braves were off Thursday; at Mets tonight. A look at four days of SEC football to start the season.

Truett’s Chick-fli-A, 264 Shorter Ave., 6 a.m.-10 p.m. Drive-through, curbside and Door Dash. Mount Berry Mall, 11 a.m.-8:30 p.m. (curbside, carryout, Door Dash). Shipping Container, 6 a.m.-10 p.m. All Monday-Saturday. BASEBALL The Rome Braves shelled again by Greenville, 9-2. Media release: An unfortunate trend continued for the Rome Braves (11-10) on Thursday night, as the home team scored just… Continue Reading

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Greenville clobbers Rome, 9-3. Photo gallery by Mills Fitzner.

Greenville clobbers Rome, 9-3. Photo gallery by Mills Fitzner.

Rome Braves vs. Greenville Drive photo gallery by Mills Fitzner. Continue Reading

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Truett’s Chick-fil-A Sports. Rough night for Rome, Atlanta Braves. Positive Athlete Georgia salutes 9 from NW Georgia, Pepperell High. Three area high school student-athletes join Berry track and field. Calhoun names new baseball coach. Falcons updates.

Truett’s Chick-fil-A Sports. Rough night for Rome, Atlanta Braves. Positive Athlete Georgia salutes 9 from NW Georgia, Pepperell High. Three area high school student-athletes join Berry track and field. Calhoun names new baseball coach. Falcons updates.

Truett’s Chick-fli-A, 264 Shorter Ave., 6 a.m.-10 p.m. Drive-through, curbside and Door Dash. Mount Berry Mall, 11 a.m.-8:30 p.m. (curbside, carryout, Door Dash). Shipping Container, 6 a.m.-10 p.m. All Monday-Saturday.   BASEBALL The Rome Braves hammered 9-3 by Drive. Media release: The bats could not get it done for the Rome Braves (11-9) in tonight’s 9-3 loss to the… Continue Reading

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Walk-Off win for Rome, 6-5, over Greenville. Nine photos from Mills Fitzner.

Walk-Off win for Rome, 6-5, over Greenville. Nine photos from Mills Fitzner.

Tuesday night’s game photos from Mills Fitzner. Continue Reading

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Truett’s Chick-fil-A Sports. Rome Braves walk on by Greenville, 6-5; rematch tonight at 7. Atlanta tops Red Sox. Falcons coach: No comment on Julio Jones’ comments.

Truett’s Chick-fil-A Sports. Rome Braves walk on by Greenville, 6-5; rematch tonight at 7. Atlanta tops Red Sox. Falcons coach: No comment on Julio Jones’ comments.

Truett’s Chick-fli-A, 264 Shorter Ave., 6 a.m.-10 p.m. Drive-through, curbside and Door Dash. Mount Berry Mall, 11 a.m.-8:30 p.m. (curbside, carryout, Door Dash). Shipping Container, 6 a.m.-10 p.m. All Monday-Saturday. BASEBALL   The Rome Braves win it in the ninth, 6-5; rematch tonight at 7. Media release: The Rome Braves (11-8) netted their first walk-off of 2021 in… Continue Reading

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Truett’s Chick-fil-A Sports. The faces of the fans at last week’s Rome Braves’ game; Greenville in town tonight. Atlanta Braves in Boston. Sanders new Pepperell wrestling coach. Shorter baseball headed to regionals. Latest on Julio Jones and the Atlanta Falcons.

Truett’s Chick-fil-A Sports. The faces of the fans at last week’s Rome Braves’ game; Greenville in town tonight. Atlanta Braves in Boston. Sanders new Pepperell wrestling coach. Shorter baseball headed to regionals. Latest on Julio Jones and the Atlanta Falcons.

Truett’s Chick-fli-A, 264 Shorter Ave., 6 a.m.-10 p.m. Drive-through, curbside and Door Dash. Mount Berry Mall, 11 a.m.-8:30 p.m. (curbside, carryout, Door Dash). Shipping Container, 6 a.m.-10 p.m. All Monday-Saturday. Six games into the 2021 Rome Braves’ season, nine reasons why we love Minor League Baseball. Photo gallery courtesy of Mills Fitzner. BASEBALL The Rome Braves were off… Continue Reading

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Bowling Green takes series finale from Rome, 5-3. Photos by Mills Fitzner.

Bowling Green takes series finale from Rome, 5-3. Photos by Mills Fitzner.

Nine images from the Rome Braves game courtesy of Rome photographer Mills Fitzner. Continue Reading

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Truett’s Chick-fil-A Sports. Rome Braves downed 5-3 by Hot Rods, split series 3-3; off Monday; Greenville in town starting Tuesday. Atlanta Braves win again, 7-1. Off today.

Truett’s Chick-fil-A Sports. Rome Braves downed 5-3 by Hot Rods, split series 3-3; off Monday; Greenville in town starting Tuesday. Atlanta Braves win again, 7-1. Off today.

Truett’s Chick-fli-A, 264 Shorter Ave., 6 a.m.-10 p.m. Drive-through, curbside and Door Dash. Mount Berry Mall, 11 a.m.-8:30 p.m. (curbside, carryout, Door Dash). Shipping Container, 6 a.m.-10 p.m. All Monday-Saturday. BASEBALL   The Rome Braves lose 5-3; tie series with Bowling Green, 3-3. Media release: Untimely hitting spoiled the Rome Braves’ (10-8) chance to win Sunday afternoon’s contest against the… Continue Reading

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Fireworks light up the sky above State Mutual Stadium. Seven-photo gallery from Mills Fitzner.

Fireworks light up the sky above State Mutual Stadium. Seven-photo gallery from Mills Fitzner.

  That wasn’t a late-night storm above Rome on Saturday. It was the first fireworks show from the Rome Braves since 2019 thanks to the pandemic. Residents in downtown Rome reported seeing the show following the Braves-Hot Rods game Saturday night. The next post-game show is scheduled for July 31 followed by Sept. 18. For… Continue Reading

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Rome Braves lose a close one to the Hot Rods, 2-1. Photos by Mills Fitzner.

Rome Braves lose a close one to the Hot Rods, 2-1. Photos by Mills Fitzner.

Nine images from the Rome Braves game courtesy of Rome photographer Mills Fitzner. Continue Reading

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Truett’s Chick-fil-A Sports. Rome Braves edged by Bowling Green, 2-1. Series finale today at 2 p.m. Atlanta Braves loot Pittsburgh Pirates, 6-1. Results from Saturday’s Berry Half Marathon.

Truett’s Chick-fil-A Sports. Rome Braves edged by Bowling Green, 2-1. Series finale today at 2 p.m. Atlanta Braves loot Pittsburgh Pirates, 6-1. Results from Saturday’s Berry Half Marathon.

Truett’s Chick-fli-A, 264 Shorter Ave., 6 a.m.-10 p.m. Drive-through, curbside and Door Dash. Mount Berry Mall, 11 a.m.-8:30 p.m. (curbside, carryout, Door Dash). Shipping Container, 6 a.m.-10 p.m. All Monday-Saturday. BASEBALL   The Rome Braves fall 2-1 to the Hot Rods. Media release: The Rome Braves (10-7) fell to second place in the High-A East South Division standings following last… Continue Reading

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Rome Braves take second straight from Bowling Green, 6 – 1. Photos by Mills Fitzner.

Rome Braves take second straight from Bowling Green, 6 – 1. Photos by Mills Fitzner.

Nine images from the Rome Braves game courtesy of Rome photographer Mills Fitzner. Please click each image for a larger view. Continue Reading

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Rome win, take 2-1 victory. Nine game photos from Mills Fitzner.

Rome win, take 2-1 victory. Nine game photos from Mills Fitzner.

Nine images from the Rome Braves game courtesy of Rome photographer Mills Fitzner. Please click each image for a larger view. Continue Reading

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Truett’s Chick-fil-A Sports. Rome Braves use key pitching, 17 strikeouts to edge Bowling Green; home tonight at 7 p.m., 6 p.m. Saturday (fireworks) and 2 p.m. Sunday. Atlanta Braves dropped 6-4 in 10 innings. Latest Atlanta Falcon updates.

Truett’s Chick-fil-A Sports. Rome Braves use key pitching, 17 strikeouts to edge Bowling Green; home tonight at 7 p.m., 6 p.m. Saturday (fireworks) and 2 p.m. Sunday. Atlanta Braves dropped 6-4 in 10 innings. Latest Atlanta Falcon updates.

Truett’s Chick-fli-A, 264 Shorter Ave., 6 a.m.-10 p.m. Drive-through, curbside and Door Dash. Mount Berry Mall, 11 a.m.-8:30 p.m. (curbside, carryout, Door Dash). Shipping Container, 6 a.m.-10 p.m. All Monday-Saturday.     BASEBALL The Rome Braves win 2-1, powered by 17 strikeouts. Media release: A dominant performance from the pitching staff willed the Rome Braves (9-6) to a 2-1 victory… Continue Reading

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Truett’s Chick-fil-A Sports. Rome Braves downed 8-1 by Hot Rods. Model’s Rett Edwards to continue baseball career at Calhoun Community College in Huntsville. Area colleges seek new head, assistant coaches.

Truett’s Chick-fil-A Sports. Rome Braves downed 8-1 by Hot Rods. Model’s Rett Edwards to continue baseball career at Calhoun Community College in Huntsville. Area colleges seek new head, assistant coaches.

Truett’s Chick-fli-A, 264 Shorter Ave., 6 a.m.-10 p.m. Drive-through, curbside and Door Dash. Mount Berry Mall, 11 a.m.-8:30 p.m. (curbside, carryout, Door Dash). Shipping Container, 6 a.m.-10 p.m. All Monday-Saturday. Congratulations to Model High Senior Rett Edwards who will continue his education and baseball career at Calhoun Community College in Huntsville, Ala. Edwards Family pictured left to… Continue Reading

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Rome Braves fall to Bowling Green, 8 – 1. Photo gallery by Mills Fitzner.

Rome Braves fall to Bowling Green, 8 – 1. Photo gallery by Mills Fitzner.

Nine images from the Rome Braves game courtesy of Rome photographer Mills Fitzner. Please click each image for a larger view. Continue Reading

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