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Why Adam Warren decided to get World Series ring in private

Adam Warren met privately with Cubs president Theo Epstein and general manager Jed Hoyer before the game in the Yankees’ bullpen where he was presented with his 2016 World Series ring. Warren said it would be awkward wearing a Cubs World Series ring while playing for the Yankees, but enjoyed his brief stint with the Cubs. “I had a great time,’’ said Warren (New York Post)

UNC, NC State step outside of ACC play as homestretch nears

North Carolina and NC State both swept series at home in Atlantic Coast Conference play over the weekend, but neither team plays in the league this weekend. The Tar Heels have the week off after Tuesday’s home win against Richmond, and coach Mike Fox admitted over the weekend that he’d rather keep playing, considering how hot his Tar Heels are. (WRAL Sports Fan)

Draft picks, ACC titles, a baseball sweep – UNC athletics has a weekend to remember

North Carolina began April with its men’s basketball team in the Final Four in Phoenix, where the Tar Heels won their sixth NCAA championship with a victory against Gonzaga. The month ended, on Sunday, with three ACC championships and another dramatic baseball victory. Indeed, these are some good times for the Tar Heels. (Charlotte Observer)

Matt Harvey has to be patient in his comeback, unfortunately the Mets need him now

Matt Harvey has to be patient, but how much longer can the Mets be patient with the rest of their current pitching staff? The righthander is coming back from major surgery removing a rib to address the circulation issues in his hand. So his struggles are not all that surprising, but the Mets’ pitching problems are bigger than just one pitcher working his way back. (New York Daily News)

Mike Fox to be inducted into NC Sports Hall of Fame

Asheville native Mke Fox is the architect of the most successful period in the history of University of North Carolina baseball. He has led the Tar Heels to six College World Series trips where UNC twice finished as the runner-up. In his 18 years at Carolina, his teams have advanced to the NCAA Tournament 15 times. He was Baseball America’s Coach of the Year in 2008. (North Carolina Sports Hall of Fame)

Video: No. 3 UNC Beats Richmond on Misplayed Pop Fly

No. 3 North Carolina beat Richmond 5-4 on Tuesday night at Boshamer Stadium after Spiders right fielder Caleb Ward botched a fly ball in the bottom of the ninth inning. View Video...

No. 3 Diamond Heels Outlast Richmond, 5-4

Brian Miller walked and scored on a misplayed fly ball to right field in the bottom of the ninth inning to give No. 3 UNC a 5-4 win over Richmond Tuesday. Zack Gahagan's RBI single in the eighth tied the game after the Spiders scored four straight to take a 4-3 lead, and the Tar Heels won in walk-off fashion for the second straight game in the ninth to improve to 37-9 on the year. (GoHeels.com)

Mike Fox Tabbed For USA Baseball 17U Position

The coaching staff and evaluators for the 2017 17U National Team Development Program (NTDP) were announced by USA Baseball on Tuesday. Current UNC head coach Mike Fox and former Clemson University head coach Jack Leggett will join Kibler on staff in 2017, and will serve as the managers of the Stars and Stripes teams, respectively. (GoHeels.com)

Tar Heel Strength & Conditioning Announces Annual Honors

The UNC Strength and Conditioning staff has announced team awards for 2016-17, recognizing outstanding members of each Olympic sports team. Honorees have been selected based on performance and effort throughout the school year. The top award for each team is the Iron Ram Award, which goes to the athlete with the best overall performance during the year. (GoHeels.com)

No. 3 UNC Baseball Hosts Richmond Tuesday

No. 3 North Carolina plays its final game before the final exam break Tuesday when the Tar Heels host Richmond at 6 p.m. at Boshamer Stadium. Carolina is 36-9 following a thrilling three-game sweep of No. 3 Clemson. Richmond is 14-27 on the year. UNC has a 16-7 record all-time against Richmond, including a 5-0 mark under Mike Fox. The series dates back to 1894. (GoHeels.com)

Diamond Heels back to 'standard,' after series sweep of Clemson

In sweeping No. 6 Clemson, this season's UNC team likely locked up a NCAA No. 1 seed and the right to host a postseason weekend. "I told them that maybe we're getting close to meeting those standards," Fox said. Friday and Saturday's wins took come-form-behind play for the Tar Heels to lock up their program-record eighth straight ACC series win. (WRAL Sports Fan)

Josh Hiatt Named ACC Pitcher Of The Week

North Carolina's Josh Hiatt was selected as ACC Pitcher of the Week, the league office announced Monday. Hiatt picked up a win and a save in No. 3 UNC's series sweep of No. 3 Clemson. The freshman reliever from Charlotte worked two scoreless innings in a non-save situation on Friday before recording a save in a perfect ninth inning on Saturday. (GoHeels.com)

This Week in UNC Baseball with Mike Fox

The No. 3-ranked Diamond Heels recorded a dramatic sweep of Clemson to increase their lead in the ACC Coastal Division. With final exams underway, the team has just one game this week: Richmond on Tuesday. Head coach Mike Fox reflects on a memorable weekend and more. (Inside Carolina)

Huge weekend for UNC sports

It's not every weekend that a school wins three ACC Championships, but that is just what UNC did over the weekend as both men's and women's lacrosse won the ACC title and women's tennis brought home the conference crown as well. The No. 18 UNC men's lacrosse team defeated No. 6 Notre Dame 14-10 Sunday in the ACC Championship men's lacrosse title game. (Carolina Blue)

Chansky’s Notebook: Another Day To Remember

It was another of those Super Sundays for Carolina. The NCAA must want to eat their paperwork when something happens like it did Sunday from Rome, Georgia, to Durham to Chapel Hill to Richmond. Carolina teams won three ACC championships and what seemed like the World Series under bright beautiful skies in those locations. Let’s go over them, shall we? (Chapelboro.com)

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