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Dodgers' Josh Beckett pitches no-hitter against Phillies

...Cincinnati on Oct. 6, 2010.In 1988, Pascual Perez of the Expos held the Phillies hitless for five innings at Veterans Stadium before the game was stopped because of rain. A Major League Baseball committee later ruled that no-hitters of...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/baseball/2014-05-25/dodgers-josh-beckett-pit
Philadelphia Veterans Stadium reduced to rubble in just over a minute

PHILADELPHIA -- Veterans Stadium was reduced to a pile of rubble in just more than a minute on Sunday, as two honorary imploders pushed a symbolic plunger. About...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2004/03/22/bas_409546.shtml
Baseball
Phillies selling pieces of Veterans Stadium - including the seats

...Phillies are planning to auction off bits and pieces of Veterans Stadium after the baseball season, including lockers, signs...the general public beginning next month. Although Veterans Stadium has about 60,000 seats, only 20,000 pairs will...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2003/05/08/bas_371960.shtml
Baseball
Eagles humble QB Vick

...times on this frigid night, the capacity crowd at Veterans Stadium tried to rattle Michael Vick and the Atlanta Falcons...Francisco-Tampa Bay winner will be the final event held at Veterans Stadium. Philadelphia (13-4) buried the Falcons (10-7-1...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2003/01/12/pro_363982.shtml
NFL
Navy downs Army

...howitzer-like water hose washed the "1-0-0" from the 50-yard line at Veterans Stadium. The game itself will not be so easily forgotten. With Heisman...hosted the game for the 75th time in front of a crowd of 70,049 at Veterans Stadium.

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/1999/12/05/col_276662.shtml
College
Braves notebook

...The two teams collide in a three-game set at Veterans Stadium starting tonight (7 o'clock, TBS), a series...next week they were swept in a three-game set at Veterans Stadium. But during the last month, the two teams have...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2001/06/25/bra_315119.shtml
Braves
Seahawks prey on Eagles, 38-0

...other things to worry about. Watters, returning to Veterans Stadium with the Seattle Seahawks, wasn't even the focal...shutout in a home opener since 1941. Fans who packed Veterans Stadium to boo Watters, who left the Eagles as free agent...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/1998/09/07/pro_238324.shtml
NFL
For the players, it's about winning

...football. The 102nd meeting between Army and Navy at Veterans Stadium on Saturday comes at a time when the United States...This will be the last time Army and Navy play at Veterans Stadium, where in 1998, a railing collapsed, injuring...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2001/12/01/col_322936.shtml
College
Braves steal victory from Pirates

...Andruw Jones clobbered one of the longest home runs in Veterans Stadium history and Tony Graffanino put Atlanta ahead to...the fifth inning became only the seventh ball in Veterans Stadium history to reach the upper deck, the first since...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/1997/06/22/oth_210241.shtml
Other sports
Eagles top St. Louis

...Thursday night. It was Vermeil's first game at Veterans Stadium since he last coached the Eagles in 1982. Like Vermeil's...with 4:15 to go. Though most of the fans had left Veterans Stadium, the game still meant something to Vermeil. The...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/1998/12/04/pro_246526.shtml
NFL