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Atlanta Braves' No. 3 Prospect Ozzie Albies Promoted to Gwinnett

LAWRENCEVILLE, GA - The Gwinnett Braves, in conjunction with the Atlanta Braves, announced today the addition of shortstop Ozzie Albies to the Gwinnett 25-man roster. Albies, currently rated the Braves' No. 3 prospect and the No. 26 prospect in all of Minor League Baseball by MLB.com, joins the G-Braves for his Triple-A debut after opening the season with Double-A Mississippi. The 19-year-old Albies batted .369 (31-for-84) with five doubles, two triples, one home run, 13 runs scored, seven R... Full Story

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First-Rounder Harris Activated, Starts Today at Wisconsin

LANSING, Mich. - In conjunction with the Toronto Blue Jays, Lansing Lugnuts pitcher Jon Harris has been reinstated from the Temporarily Inactive List. In a corresponding move, pitcher Sean Reid-Foley was placed on the 7-day Disabled List retroactive to April 29th. Harris, 22, was the 29th overall selection in the 2015 draft and is rated the Blue Jays' #4 prospect by MLB Pipeline. He is scheduled to start today's 1:05 p.m. CT tilt against Wisconsin. The Lansing Lugnuts' roster currently sits at 25 active players with two players on the Disabled List. The Lugnuts return to Cooley Law... Full Story

Red Wings Assign Athanasiou to Griffins

GRAND RAPIDS, Mich. - The Detroit Red Wings have assigned center Andreas Athanasiou to the Grand Rapids Griffins. Detroit's fourth choice (110th overall) in the 2012 NHL Entry Draft, Athanasiou became the 151st Griffins alumnus to play in the NHL when he made his debut with Detroit earlier this season in a 4-1 loss to Dallas on Nov. 8. Athanasiou skated in 37 games for the Red Wings and totaled 14 points (9-5-14) while averaging 9:01 of ice time. His first NHL goal came in game-winning fashion during a 1-0 victory against Washington on Nov. 10. Making his Stanley Cup Playoff debut, At... Full Story

Reyes Strikes Out Eight, P-Nats Win 5-1

Woodbridge, VA---When the Potomac Nationals (13-8 Overall, 3-7 Home) score the first run of the game, things work out well. For the 12th time in 12 games in which the P-Nats have scored the game's first run, Potomac came out with the win. Friday night, the P-Nats took the lead on an RBI single by 3B David Masters in the second inning and never looked back. RHP Luis Reyes (W, 2-2) struck out a career high eight over 5.2 innings, as he had his best start of the season in Potomac's 5-1 win over the Wilmington Blue Rocks (6-15 Overall, 3-5 Road). Wilmington LHP Colin Rodgers (L, 1-2) all... Full Story

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Most Popular Teams on OSC

The following minor league and alternative professional sports teams on OurSports Central have been viewed the most over the last seven days:
  1. Toledo Walleye - ECHL (ECHL)
  2. Springfield Falcons - American Hockey League (AHL)
  3. Tucson - American Hockey League (AHL)
  4. Utah Grizzlies - ECHL (ECHL)
  5. South Carolina Stingrays - ECHL (ECHL)
  6. Missouri Mavericks - ECHL (ECHL)
  7. Providence Bruins - American Hockey League (AHL)
  8. Portland Thorns FC - National Women's Soccer League (NWSL)
  9. Hershey Bears - American Hockey League (AHL)
  10. Hartford Yard Goats - Eastern League (EL)


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OurSports Central provides coverage of select alternative and minor league professional sports leagues in addition to the top junior hockey leagues and college wood bat baseball leagues:

BASEBALL
Affiliated Minor League Baseball
ApL, AzFL, AzL, CalL, CarL, EL, FSL, GCL, IL, ML, MWL, NWL, NYPL, PCL, PL, SAL, SL, TL
College Wood Bat Baseball
Cape Cod, Coastal Plain, FCBL, NECBL, Northwoods, PGCBL, Prospect, TCL, WCL
Independent Minor League Baseball
AA, AtL, Can-Am, FL

BASKETBALL
Men's Minor League Basketball
D-League, NBL Canada
Women's Basketball
WNBA

FOOTBALL
Indoor/Arena Football
AFL, AIF, CIF, CIFL, IFL
Outdoor Football
CFL, FXFL

HOCKEY
Junior Hockey
NAHL, OHL, QMJHL, USHL, WHL
Minor League Hockey
AHL, ECHL, FHL, SPHL
Women's Hockey
NWHL

LACROSSE
Indoor Lacrosse
NLL
Outdoor Lacrosse
MLL

OTHER
Other Sports
PFL, PRO Rugby
Other Women's
NPF, WTT

SOCCER
Indoor Soccer
MASL
Outdoor Soccer
MLS, NASL, USL
Women's Soccer
NWSL