Here is the latest Georgia sports news from The Associated Press
ATLANTA (AP) — Chris Johnson singled to left with two outs in the ninth inning for his first career walk-off hit and the Atlanta Braves won again at home, beating the Cleveland Indians 3-2 Wednesday night. Jordan Schafer drove in Atlanta's first two runs, then scored the winner after reaching on an infield single and stealing his second base of the night.
TRINITY, N.C. (AP) — Bobby Labonte broke three ribs in a bike riding accident Wednesday near his North Carolina home and will miss this weekend's NASCAR race in Atlanta. Labonte was scheduled to drive the No. 51 Chevrolet for Phoenix Racing at Atlanta Motor Speedway.
ATLANTA (AP) — Monique Currie, Tayler Hill and Ivory Latta each scored 15 points to help the Washington Mystics beat the Atlanta Dream 85-80 in overtime Wednesday night. Atlanta guard Angel McCoughtry, the WNBA's leading scorer, injured her right ankle at the 3:27 mark of overtime and didn't return.
RALEIGH, N.C. (AP) — The Atlantic Coast Conference has new teams, a renegotiated TV package and a media-rights deal that offers protection from future realignment. And to go along with that new look, the league sure could use some football success. Pittsburgh and Syracuse bring the league to 14 football members.