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Blake Silvers

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Rome, GA
Editor, Rome News-Tribune and FanSided Contributor — FanSided, Rome News-Tribune
Covers:  Atlanta Braves, Georgia Tech Yellow Jackets, Atlanta Falcons, Atlanta Hawks, Georgia Bulldogs, Atlanta United DC, Georgia Southern Eagles, Georgia State Panthers, Kennesaw State Owls, Mercer Bears.
Doesn't Cover: I'll consider any pitch.

An editor @RomeNewsTribune | Contributor @TomahawkTake @YellowJackedUp @Fansided | Member: @TheFWAA @USBWA @NCBWA GSWA | #Braves #RomeBraves #MiLB #MLB

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Biography

Blake Silvers is an editor at the Rome News-Tribune, and a contributor at Fansided. His work frequently appears on FoxSports.com, and he has also written for Bleacher Report.

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@JBlakeSilvers — 986 followers, 4,722 tweets

Jul 26, 2017

If I had to define the ATL #Braves in one image since I was born... usually results in zero runs. https://t.co/UTHwfoqT7o

Jul 25, 2017

I haven't watered or fertilized my lawn once this summer and it looks 10x better than the @Dbacks field.

Jul 25, 2017

RT @KevinKarel21: Wentz: 5 IP, 3 H, 1 R, 0 ER, 3 BB, 7 K on 80 pitches. @TheRomeBraves and Delmarva tied 1-1 Top 6th, Matos enters from bullpen

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What was your first job as a journalist?

I wrote for Bleacher Report back in 2012, and then did some work for the Rome News-Tribune a year or so later.

Have you ever used a typewriter?

Yes, in middle school I wrote a few history papers on an electric typewriter before we owned a computer or printer.

How is social media changing news?

Social media is making news more available on a 24/7 basis, and providing the raw story for everyone to see.