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Ray Guy's legend continued to grow at Southern Mississippi

...football, Guy thrived in other sports as well. Eggersman said Guy would lie on his bed in his dorm room and shoot a small rubber ball through a makeshift basket the size of a Dixie cup taped to his bathroom door. The practice paid off: Guy won an intramural...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/nfl/2014-07-31/ray-guys-legend-continued-gro
Stickball Hall of Fame keeps game alive

...century. It's a form of baseball with a twist: Instead of bats, hitters use broomsticks; instead of baseballs, pink rubber balls; instead of three strikes, each batter gets just one swing to hit the ball off the bounce; and instead of a baseball...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/other-sports/2013-07-12/stickball-hall-fame-
Big Brown's days are mostly rest, relaxation

...there's a sack of hay hanging just outside the door on one side. If he gets bored he can always start batting around the rubber ball that dangles ever so temptingly on the other. Lonely? He can poke his head out and look over at neighbors Cody and...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2008/05/11/oth_198399.shtml
Other sports
Parents turn against elaborate birthday parties, unnecessary gift bags

...mom was Linda Zwicky. "I just found myself wondering, you know, does he need another pencil? Does he need another rubber ball? Does he need another whistle?" Zwicky said. But when Zwicky began planning her son Wyatt's third birthday party...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2007/01/22/liv_113490.shtml
Life & style
Harris is proud to have song on 'Brokeback' soundtrack

...From Tulsa. He also wrote The Crystals' hit single He's a Rebel, Ricky Nelson's Hello Mary Lou and Bobby Vee's Rubber Ball. What a talented person! Don Rhodes has written about country music for 35 years. He can be reached at (706) 823-3214...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2006/04/20/rho_78158.shtml
Ramblin' Rhodes
Quiet game is one this 12-year-old will never win

...little while." He (with slight door slam) did. And things were quiet for all of about 30 seconds before I heard the rubber ball bouncing off the outside wall of the house. l TODAY'S JOKE: Here's one from Bill Wood in Hephzibah. A man was...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2006/02/26/kir_59585.shtml
Bill Kirby
Kickball catching on with adults

...it's a child's game. You kick the ball. You run around four bases. You get three outs. The 10-inch-diameter rubber ball shouldn't be overly inflated - the less air, the more wobbly and spasmodically it flies, and the more difficult...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2005/07/25/liv_459579.shtml
Life & style
Robots at Expo display some talents

...eye, allowing it to accurately hit pitches up to 100 mph. At the expo, however, it was using a plastic bat to hit rubber balls at far slower speeds. Hiroshima University Associate Professor Idaku Ishii believes the robot can help train professional...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2005/06/10/liv_455591.shtml
Life & style
More than a game

...novices, tournament golf means wielding a green, rubber putter. Most will use blue, red, green or yellow balls - the rubber balls you can whack across the parking lot with one striking blow. Ahead of the novices are professionals such as Warren...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2004/07/08/oth_421529.shtml
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'Dodgeball' bombards theaters with $30 million weekend

LOS ANGELES -- Ben Stiller and Vince Vaughn buried Tom Hanks and Steven Spielberg under a barrage of red rubber balls. Stiller and Vaughn's "Dodgeball: A True Underdog Story" debuted as the weekend's top movie with $30 million, whipping...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2004/06/21/mov_419695.shtml
Movies