Matt Holmes

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Matt Holmes
Host, Weekends 2 a.m.-6 a.m.

Bio: Matt Holmes has been a proud Atlantan since 2009. He came south after stints covering news and sports in markets like Charlottesville, Nashville and Washington, DC. Matt’s first stop in Atlanta was at 11Alive News, where he produced the morning show and was a regular contributor to the Wake Up with Chesley program. He found his way back to his passion — sports — once 92.9 the Game started up in 2012. A proud graduate of the University of Maryland, Matt won National Championship (2002) and ACC Championship (2004) rings as a student manager for the men’s basketball team. He may also be the only man in the history of the ACC to get into a fistfight with the Demon Deacon mascot after a game at Wake Forest. Most importantly, Matt is a lifelong Braves fan, having grown up rooting for the Triple-A affiliate in his hometown of Richmond.

You can email Matt at matt.holmes@cbsradio.com or follow him on Twitter @mattterp2005. Make sure to catch his show every Saturday morning from 2-6 a.m. on Sportsradio 92.9 the Game!

Miami Marlins v Atlanta Braves

Wood Ks 12, Braves Blank Marlins 1-0

ATLANTA (AP) — Alex Wood struck out 12 in eight dominant innings and Evan Gattis homered to help the Atlanta Braves beat the Miami Marlins 1-0 on Sunday. The Marlins had gone 60 games without [...]

92.9 The Game–08/31/2014

Miami Marlins v Atlanta Braves

Cosart Leads Miami To 4-0 Win At Atlanta

ATLANTA (AP) — Jarred Cosart pitched seven effective innings, and the Miami Marlins beat the Atlanta Braves 4-0 on Saturday night to stop a three-game losing streak. Cosart (3-1) allowed seven hits, struck out five [...]

92.9 The Game–08/30/2014

Clemson v Georgia

Gurley, Dawgs Surge Past Clemson 45-21

ATHENS, Ga. (AP) — Todd Gurley ran for 198 yards and three touchdowns, returned a kickoff 100 yards for another score, and No. 12 Georgia gained some early style points in the national race with [...]

92.9 The Game–08/30/2014

Georgie Tech v Miami

Thomas’ 353 Yards Leads Ga. Tech Over Wofford 38-19

ATLANTA (AP) — Justin Thomas had 353 yards of total offense and DeAndre Smelter caught two third-quarter touchdown passes in Georgia Tech’s 38-19 victory over Wofford in both teams’ season openers on Saturday. Making his [...]

92.9 The Game–08/30/2014

Atlanta Falcons v Jacksonville Jaguars

Falcons Cut 2014 Draft Picks Allen, Robertson

ATLANTA (AP) — The Atlanta Falcons have reached the roster limit of 53 by cutting 10 players, including 2014 draft picks Ricardo Allen and Travian Robertson. Allen, a cornerback, was a fifth-round pick from Purdue. [...]

92.9 The Game–08/30/2014

Oakland Athletics v Atlanta Braves

Upton Blast Powers Braves To 4-3 Win, Sweep Of A’s

ATLANTA (AP) — Justin Upton hit a two-run homer, Chris Johnson also went deep and the Atlanta Braves beat Jon Lester and the reeling Oakland Athletics 4-3 on Sunday night, ending Lester’s seven-game winning streak. [...]

92.9 The Game–08/17/2014

Florida State v Florida

Florida State Overwhelming No. 1 In First AP Poll

NEW YORK (AP) – Jameis Winston and defending national champion Florida State are No. 1 in The Associated Press preseason college football poll. The Seminoles will start the season No. 1 for the sixth time [...]

92.9 The Game–08/17/2014

Atlanta Falcons v Houston Texans

Falcons Lose LT Baker In 32-7 Defeat

HOUSTON (AP) — Jadeveon Clowney made big hits behind the line on consecutive plays and Ryan Fitzpatrick threw a touchdown pass to DeVier Posey in the Houston Texans’ 32-7 win over the Atlanta Falcons on [...]

92.9 The Game–08/17/2014

Oakland Athletics v Atlanta Braves

Teheran, Braves Drop Oakland 4-3

ATLANTA (AP) — Chris Johnson drove in two runs with three hits, Julio Teheran threw six strong innings and the Atlanta Braves edged the suddenly struggling Oakland Athletics 4-3 on Saturday night. The A’s, who [...]

92.9 The Game–08/16/2014

Washington Nationals v Atlanta Braves

Alex Wood’s Career Night Lifts Braves Past Nats

ATLANTA (AP) — Alex Wood set a career high with 12 strikeouts in 7 1-3 innings and the Atlanta Braves beat Washington 3-1 on Sunday night to continue their recent success against the Nationals. By [...]

92.9 The Game–08/11/2014

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