On the strength of a two-RBI single by junior first baseman Melissa Brown and a clutch, fifth-inning solo HR from senior left fielder Shelby Burchell, the #8 Tennessee Lady Vol softball team (37-9) picked up its season-best 10th straight win, finishing off a Tuesday doubleheader sweep over Memphis at the Lee Softball Stadium, 3-2.
The Atlanta Braves will retire John Smoltz's number 29 jersey during a ceremony on June 8 before the Braves take on the Toronto Blue Jays. Smoltz will enter the Braves Hall of Fame as the only pitcher with at least 200 wins and 150 saves.
Richard Pitino had two options. He could remain part of his father's coaching staff at Louisville and aim at returning to the Final Four next season, or take over a program that hasn't posted a winning record since he was a teenager.