Pittsylvania County man allegedly murdered his mother, sister and her child

Sheriff Taylor said that in total, about 100 officers responded to the scene

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PITTSYLVANIA COUNTY, Va. – After minor league pitcher Blake Bivens' family was killed in Pittsylvania County Tuesday, both his team, the Montgomery Biscuits, and the Tampa Bay Rays organization tweeted their condolences.

Bivens grew up in Danville and graduated from George Washington High School in 2014.

At 12:40 p.m. Tuesday, the Montgomery Biscuits tweeted this:

At 7 p.m. Tuesday, the Tampa Bay Rays tweeted this:


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