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Aug. 10, 2010


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VIDEOS OF THE DAY

  • Highlights of Minor's big league debut - Watch Video

  • Price fans nine over five innings (and hits 100mph on his final pitch) - Watch Video

  • Coach Caldwell's press conference following the Commodores' fourth preseason practice Monday night - Watch Video


PHOTO OF THE DAY



Atlanta Braves veteran third baseman Chipper Jones hands the ball to Mike Minor moments before the rookie's first MLB pitch (AP Photo/David J. Phillip)


QUOTES OF THE DAY

"It was a good debut. The team lost, but for the most part if gave me confidence that I do belong here." -- Minor on his performance

"That's cool. I don't plan on stopping here. I mean, I'm getting ready to go (again) in the next five days. It's a great honor. It's a lot of hard work, and it's been fun." -- Price on becoming the first 15-game winner in franchise history


REMINDER OF THE DAY

Only five tables remain for the third annual Vanderbilt Hall of Fame Induction Dinner on September 3. If you want to attend this premier event or get more information about the Hall of Fame Weekend, contact 615-343-1107 soon. More Information


TWEETS OF THE DAY

@RealSkipBayless: Yes, I love David Price b/c went to Vandy, but why doesn't he get more attention for 15-5 and All-Star start? Longoria bcame star in Tampa.

@TripCothren: Go @Braves and Mike Minor! And @DAVIDprice14 is starting, go vandy baseball all around!"


RANDOM VIDEO OF THE DAY

Carlton Banks crushes Ricky Stratton



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