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Happy Birthday - July 10: Gilliam and Sadsad

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Happy birthday to senior offensive lineman Jacob Gilliam and junior swimmer Chris Sadsad


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Softball #VFLs On TV This Summer (Schedule)

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Several of our wonder fans have been wondering when and where they can see the Tennessee softball alums on TV. Here's a TV schedule one when and where you can find Team USA (Raven Chavanne and Lauren Gibson), the Chicago Bandits (Monica Abbott and Ellen Renfroe) and the USSSA Pride (Madison Shipman) on TV!

And to find out what channel CBS Sports Network is in your area, go here: http://www.cbssportsnetwork.com/channel-finder

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Right-handed relief pitcher and #VFL Matt Ramsey was recently acquired by the Miami Marlins from the Tampa Bay organization in exchange for three international bonus pool slots. On Tuesday night, Ramsey reported to Double A Jacksonville and threw two perfect innings in his debut. In 25 total appearances between Jacksonville and the Rays' Double A Montgomery this year, he is 3-0 with a 1.01 ERA and 48 strikeouts in 35.2 innings pitched.

Read more on Ramsey's move from the Jacksonville Suns Baseball Network: Matt Ramsey Joins Jacksonville
Former Vol right-hander R.A. Dickey threw seven scoreless frames last night en route to a 4-0 Blue Jays victory over the Angels in Anaheim. Dickey (7.0,4,0,0,1,5) improved to 7-8 on the season with the win, as he retired 12 straight batters from the second through the sixth inning. His 19 starts and 99 total strikeouts this year lead Toronto's squad entering today's game.

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Lauren Gibson's RBI Double vs. Venezuela

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Tennessee softball legend Lauren Gibson knocked an RBI double in the seventh inning to help Team USA to a 5-0 victory over Venezuela on July 8, 2014, in the General Tire World Cup of Softball IX in Irvine, Calif.

Tennessee softball legend Madison Shipman showed off her speed and her power in the USSSA Pride's 5-0 win over the Pennsylvania Rebellion on July 8, 2014, in NPF action on CBS Sports Network. Shipman hit an infield single in the second inning and knocked an RBI double in the seventh.

Click above to watch both of her hits!

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Happy Birthday - July 9: Mikelis Libietis

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On July 9 we send Happy Birthday wishes to tennis player and 2014 NCAA Doubles Champion Mikelis Libietis

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Stewart & Team USA Close Home Slate With 7-0 Win

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The US Collegiate National Team featuring Tennessee's Christin Stewart played its final game on American soil on Tuesday and posted a 7-0 win over Japan. Stewart came on late in the game and drew a walk. 

The win improves Team USA's record to 11-2-2 on the summer as it prepares to head to the Honkbal-Haarlem Baseball Week in the Netherlands, July 11-20.

After 15 games in the States, Stewart is hitting .362 going 17-for-47. His 17 hits are second on the squad. He has posted a team-high eight doubles and smacked two homers to go with 12 RBIs, second-most on the team. Stewart leads the team in slugging percentage at .660 and has a .455 on-base percentage. 


Raven Chavanne Infield Single vs. Mexico (7/7/14)

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Tennessee softball legends Raven Chavanne and Lauren Gibson helped Team USA defeat Mexico, 7-0, in five frames on Monday in a exhibition game before the start of the General Tire World Cup of Softball IX in Irvine, Calif.

Check out the above clip of Chavanne's infield single in the third inning. Raven's still got the wheels!

Stewart Starts, Draw Walk In 7-5 USA Loss

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Tennessee's Christin Stewart started in left field and went 0-for-3 with a walk as Team USA's Collegiate National Team dropped a 7-5 decision to Japan on Monday night in Wilson, N.C. 


The Collegiate National Team will close out its stay in the States on Tuesday when it concludes out its series against Japan with a 6 p.m. showdown at Buck Hardee Field in Wilmington, N.C.

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