Leading up to the game, the Bravesinvited "all Florida residents, as well as residents of the Georgia and SC counties under evacuation orders who travel to the Atlanta area", free tickets from Thursday through Sunday.
It probably wasn't the best song the Atlanta Braves could have played over the public address system Thursday night during their home game against the Miami Marlins.
The Atlanta Braves are now playing the Miami Marlins in a four game series. As such, many residents of Florida and even Georgia and SC are under evacuation orders, and some of them are seeking shelter in Atlanta.
A number of sporting events, including Sunday's Dolphins-Buccaneers game and numerous college football games involving Florida teams, have been postponed, moved and/or canceled as Hurricane Irma nears the United States and bears down on Florida. Many forecasts have South Florida taking a direct hit, and authorities in that area are urging residents to flee the impending danger.
Maybe the Braves aren't so welcoming to Hurricane Irma evacuees after all. "It is still too early to know if we will take a direct hit".
Barrier islands in Colleton, Beaufort and Jasper counties are under mandatory evacuation as of Saturday at 10 a.m., S.C. The order remains in effect for Jasper, Colleton and Beaufort counties , though some hospitals have asked for waivers.
The House of Representatives on Wednesday approved a $7.85 billion relief package to assist the victims of Hurricane Harvey . But in 2010, as a member of the House minority, Ryan vocally opposed an increase in the debt ceiling without concessions.
As seen from the observatory, solar flares appear extremely bright areas on sun and they can last from minutes to several hours. Early Wednesday morning, sun emitted two strong solar flares , one of them was the biggest since at least 2005.
The Syrian Observatory for Human Rights, a Britain-based monitor, has previously given a death toll of at least 87. Diplomacy over the Assad government's use of chemical weapons has been thorny, resulting in deadlock at the U.N.
Dorenbos will be place on the nonfootball injury list and Josh Katzenstein reports, the Saints will try and rescind the trade. According to the web site Canal Street Chronicles , which covers the Saints, Saints team physician Dr.
China has once again urged the USA and South Korea to halt the deployment of a high-tech missile defense system in South Korea. The 29-nation US -led alliance expressed full solidarity with Japan and South Korea, North Korea's neighbors.
It has underperformed by 12.00% the S&P500.The move comes after 7 months positive chart setup for the $90.12B company. The Hartford Investment Management Co holds 283,716 shares with $20.87 million value, up from 268,578 last quarter.
A panel on Wednesday recommended for the second time that Leslie Van Houten , a follower of Charles Manson , be granted parole. As RadarOnline.com has learned, the cult - led by pop-star turned murderer Charles Manson - also killed actress Sharon Tate .
Trump Jr. says he was open to Clinton info
Trump Jr. may also appear in the coming weeks before the Senate Intelligence Committee, which is conducting its own investigation. We covered this glaring alarm yesterday, since anything said to Congress can be used against Trump, Jr. and his father.
Bank of Canada raises interest rate to 1%
In the USA , where the bank has a large deposit base, the four rate hikes handed down by the Fed has been a "tailwind", he added. Future rate decisions, the bank said, would continue to be guided by economic data and financial market developments.
Trump pitches tax overhaul effort in North Dakota
Heitkamp traveled with Trump aboard Air Force One to her state for his speech to workers at a Biskmark refinery. She thanked North Dakotans for their past support, noting, "you treated us very, very well in November".
Kohli seals T20I win, tour whitewash
Because of the Dhawan's injury absence, it is expected that the Kohli will walk down to the ground along with Rohit Sharma. Meanwhile, Sri Lanka have made a few changes to their original T20 squad after suffering the 5-0 whitewash.