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The Register NorthJersey.com
H.S. girl soccer preview: Big North National previewChad Williams coached youth soccer in San Diego and played baseball for Tony Gw
H.S. girl soccer preview: Big North National preview
The Register NorthJersey.com / Posted 5 days ago
Chad Williams coached youth soccer in San Diego and played baseball for Tony Gwynn at San Diego State. He inherits a team with just two seniors. Giselle Sanchez anchors the defense, and Maruko James leads the midfield. As many as three freshmen could... Read more
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The Morning Call
Morgan, Sweeney lead Phillies past Padres, 4-3Adam Morgan knows he needs more outings like Saturday night's to stay in the ma
Morgan, Sweeney lead Phillies past Padres, 4-3
The Morning Call / Posted 6 days ago
Adam Morgan knows he needs more outings like Saturday night's to stay in the major leagues. Morgan pitched six strong innings and drove in the eventual winning run, and Darnell Sweeney homered to lead the Philadelphia Phillies to a 4-3 victory over... Read more
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WPXI Pittsburgh
Morgan, Sweeney lead Phillies past Padres, 4-3Adam Morgan knows he needs more outings like Saturday night's to stay in the ma
Morgan, Sweeney lead Phillies past Padres, 4-3
WPXI Pittsburgh / Posted 6 days ago
Adam Morgan knows he needs more outings like Saturday night's to stay in the major leagues. Morgan pitched six strong innings and drove in the eventual winning run, and Darnell Sweeney homered to lead the Philadelphia Phillies to a 4-3 victory over... Read more
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NBC San Diego
The Little League Elbow Heard 'Round The WorldNBC 7's Derek Togerson offers commentary on Thursday night's Little League Worl
The Little League Elbow Heard 'Round The World
NBC San Diego / Posted 7 days ago
NBC 7's Derek Togerson offers commentary on Thursday night's Little League World Series semi-final game The Little League World Series run ended for the Sweetwater Valley Little League team with a walkoff loss to Texas. But more people are focused... Read more
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NBC San Diego
Taylor Swift at Petco Park: Parking & Transit TipsMega pop star Taylor Swift will perform at Petco Park on Saturday and those hea
Taylor Swift at Petco Park: Parking & Transit Tips
NBC San Diego / Posted 7 days ago
Mega pop star Taylor Swift will perform at Petco Park on Saturday and those heading to the sold out concert should have a game plan for parking and getting to the big show in busy downtown San Diego. Petco Park officials encourage concert guests to... Read more
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Long Beach Press-Telegram
SoCal Prep Legends Awards to honor best high school athletes in the areaThe premier high school sports region in the country will now get the world-cla
SoCal Prep Legends Awards to honor best high school athletes in the area
Long Beach Press-Telegram / Posted 10 days ago
The premier high school sports region in the country will now get the world-class treatment and recognition it deserves. The Los Angeles News Group will present the inaugural SoCal Prep Legends Awards Show in June, a one-of-a-kind, first-of-its-kind... Read more
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San Bernardino Sun
SoCal Prep Legends Awards to honor best high school athletes in the areaRedlands East Valley High School quarterback Armando Herrera looks for a pass d
SoCal Prep Legends Awards to honor best high school athletes in the area
San Bernardino Sun / Posted 10 days ago
Redlands East Valley High School quarterback Armando Herrera looks for a pass during the CIFSS Inland Division championship game against Riverside Poly on December 5, 2014 at Ramona High School in Riverside. Staff File Photo The premier high school... Read more
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San Gabriel Valley Tribune
SoCal Prep Legends Awards to honor best high school athletes in the areaThis Sept. 26, 2014 staff file photo shows Bishop Amat's Torreahno Sweet, #4, l
SoCal Prep Legends Awards to honor best high school athletes in the area
San Gabriel Valley Tribune / Posted 10 days ago
This Sept. 26, 2014 staff file photo shows Bishop Amat's Torreahno Sweet, #4, looking for some running room as Crespi's Zari Leacock, #21, moves in for the stop during their game at Crespi High School in Encino. (Photo by Hans Gutknecht/Los Angeles... Read more
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Pasadena Star-News
SoCal Prep Legends Awards to honor best high school athletes in the areaThe premier high school sports region in the country will now get the world-cla
SoCal Prep Legends Awards to honor best high school athletes in the area
Pasadena Star-News / Posted 10 days ago
The premier high school sports region in the country will now get the world-class treatment and recognition it deserves. The Los Angeles News Group will present the inaugural SoCal Prep Legends Awards Show in June, a one-of-a-kind, first-of-its-kind... Read more
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Los Angeles Daily News
SoCal Prep Legends Awards to honor best high school athletes in the areaBrevin White is Bishop Alemany High Schoo's starting quarterback. (Photo by Dav
SoCal Prep Legends Awards to honor best high school athletes in the area
Los Angeles Daily News / Posted 10 days ago
Brevin White is Bishop Alemany High Schoo's starting quarterback. (Photo by David Crane/Los Angeles Daily News) The premier high school sports region in the country will now get the world-class treatment and recognition it deserves. The Los Angeles... Read more
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KPBS San Diego
Former Padre-Turned-Artist Creates Piece In Honor Of Tony GwynnGene Locklear stands in front of his artwork inside his El Cajon home, Aug. 24,
Former Padre-Turned-Artist Creates Piece In Honor Of Tony Gwynn
KPBS San Diego / Posted 11 days ago
Gene Locklear stands in front of his artwork inside his El Cajon home, Aug. 24, 2015. After spending 10 years playing Major League Baseball — including for the San Diego Padres — Gene Locklear left the sport to become a professional... Read more
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Sun-Sentinel
Juan Pierre honored before Marlins' gameA more muscular Juan Pierre held court in the Marlins' dugout before the game S
Juan Pierre honored before Marlins' game
Sun-Sentinel / Posted 12 days ago
A more muscular Juan Pierre held court in the Marlins' dugout before the game Sunday in which he and his former teammate from the 2003 championship club, Dontrelle Willis, were supposed to be honored a few hours later. Across Pierre's thick chest,... Read more
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La Prensa San Diego
Sweetwater to take on overcrowding in east side schoolsI do. It believe that the lack of Programs on the east side are the issue – ,,,
Sweetwater to take on overcrowding in east side schools
La Prensa San Diego / Posted 14 days ago
I do. It believe that the lack of Programs on the east side are the issue – ,,,,, I do believe there are other factors that are contributing to the overcrowding. I will comment on a few. - many in our community believe, for whatever reason that... Read more
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ESPN
NFL has a smokeless tobacco habit, too -- it's not just baseballOne quarterback in an NFL training camp is so self-conscious about his dipping,
NFL has a smokeless tobacco habit, too -- it's not just baseball
ESPN / Posted 15 days ago
One quarterback in an NFL training camp is so self-conscious about his dipping, knowing his mother wouldn't approve, that he places a gold grill over his lower teeth to hide the nasty brown habit. Former Bears quarterback Jim McMahon's smokeless... Read more
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Bleacher Report
Kemp Hits for 1st Cycle in SD History"I’ve come close plenty of times, I’ve just never gotten that one hit I definit
Kemp Hits for 1st Cycle in SD History
Bleacher Report / Posted 20 days ago
"I’ve come close plenty of times, I’ve just never gotten that one hit I definitely needed," Kemp said, according to the San Diego Union-Tribune's Dennis Lin. "That triple is the hardest one to get." Kemp got things started with a two-run home run in... Read more
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Detroit Tigers
Matt Kemp hits first Padres cycle"When I slid into third base, [third base coach Glenn Hoffman] Hoffy says, 'Tha
Matt Kemp hits first Padres cycle
Detroit Tigers / Posted 21 days ago
"When I slid into third base, [third base coach Glenn Hoffman] Hoffy says, 'That's the first one.' I said, 'Yeah, that is my first one.' He said, 'No … that's the first one for the Padres.'" Kemp, smiling ear-to-ear as Hoffman patted him on the... Read more
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Boston Herald
Kemp hits for cycle as Padres beat Rockies 9-5DENVER — Surely, Dave Winfield or Tony Gwynn hit for the cycle during their dis
Kemp hits for cycle as Padres beat Rockies 9-5
Boston Herald / Posted 21 days ago
DENVER — Surely, Dave Winfield or Tony Gwynn hit for the cycle during their distinguished careers in San Diego. That's what Matt Kemp was thinking as he stood on third after a triple in the ninth to complete the rare feat. But those legendary Padres... Read more
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The Oakland Press
Tigers activate Miguel Cabrera after six weeks on the disabled listThe last two years, the Detroit Tigers had to live with a limited — maybe 75 pe
Tigers activate Miguel Cabrera after six weeks on the disabled list
The Oakland Press / Posted 21 days ago
The last two years, the Detroit Tigers had to live with a limited — maybe 75 percent of normal, maybe less — version of Miguel Cabrera as he dealt with second-half injuries to his power train. But they never lost him. This time, after losing... Read more
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SportingNews
'The Agent' on Esquire packs reality TV punchIn 1996, "Jerry Maguire," starring Tom Cruise, became the iconic movie of the s
'The Agent' on Esquire packs reality TV punch
SportingNews / Posted 24 days ago
In 1996, "Jerry Maguire," starring Tom Cruise, became the iconic movie of the sports agent industry. But the business isn’t a made-for-Hollywood career path. It’s filled with ethical dilemmas, intense pressures and non-stop traveling and... Read more
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The Morning Call
Phillies beat Padres, who now have worst recordThe worst record in the majors no longer belongs to the Philadelphia Phillies.
Phillies beat Padres, who now have worst record
The Morning Call / Posted 26 days ago
The worst record in the majors no longer belongs to the Philadelphia Phillies. The Phillies (44-67) beat the San Diego Padres 4-2 on Saturday night and escaped the NL East cellar for the first time since May 27, with Florida's 7-2 loss to the... Read more
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MyMotherLode.com
Ross strong but Padres lose 4 2 to Phillies AP News | 08/08/15 10:29 pm SAN DIEGO (AP) -- Tyson Ross was solid. Too bad
Ross strong but Padres lose 4 2 to Phillies
MyMotherLode.com / Posted 26 days ago
AP News | 08/08/15 10:29 pm SAN DIEGO (AP) -- Tyson Ross was solid. Too bad his Padres teammates were so-so on Saturday night. San Diego lost its fifth straight game, falling to the Philadelphia Phillies... Read more
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The Oklahoman
Ross strong, but Padres lose 4-2 to PhilliesRoss (8-9) struggled early, then settled in late. He retired the final 14 batte
Ross strong, but Padres lose 4-2 to Phillies
The Oklahoman / Posted 27 days ago
Ross (8-9) struggled early, then settled in late. He retired the final 14 batters before being lifted after seven innings. Ross, who owns a 5-2 record over his last 10 starts, was charged with three runs and five hits. He walked one and struck out... Read more
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Juneau Empire
Today In Sports History for August 61926 — Gertrude Ederle of New York City becomes the first woman to swim the Eng
Today In Sports History for August 6
Juneau Empire / Posted 27 days ago
1926 — Gertrude Ederle of New York City becomes the first woman to swim the English Channel. The 19-year-old finishes in 14 hours and 31 minutes. 1958 — Glen Davis of Columbus, Ohio, sets a world record in the 400 hurdles with a time of 49.2 seconds... Read more
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WPXI Pittsburgh
Morgan, Herrera keep Phillies rolling in 4-2 win over PadresThe worst record in the majors no longer belongs to the Philadelphia Phillies.
Morgan, Herrera keep Phillies rolling in 4-2 win over Padres
WPXI Pittsburgh / Posted 27 days ago
The worst record in the majors no longer belongs to the Philadelphia Phillies. The Phillies (44-67) beat the San Diego Padres 4-2 on Saturday night and escaped the NL East cellar for the first time since May 27, with Florida's 7-2 loss to the... Read more
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Boston Herald
Morgan, Herrera keep Phillies rolling in 4-2 win over PadresSAN DIEGO — The worst record in the majors no longer belongs to the Philadelphi
Morgan, Herrera keep Phillies rolling in 4-2 win over Padres
Boston Herald / Posted 27 days ago
SAN DIEGO — The worst record in the majors no longer belongs to the Philadelphia Phillies. The Phillies (44-67) beat the San Diego Padres 4-2 on Saturday night and escaped the NL East cellar for the first time since May 27, with Florida's 7-2 loss... Read more
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CBS Sports
Happy Anniversary: Wade Boggs homers to join 3,000-hit clubWade Boggs kissed home plate after his 3,000th hit. (MLB.com screengrab) One d
Happy Anniversary: Wade Boggs homers to join 3,000-hit club
CBS Sports / Posted 28 days ago
Wade Boggs kissed home plate after his 3,000th hit. (MLB.com screengrab) One day after Tony Gwynn gathered the 3,000th hit of his illustrious career, Wade Boggs would become the 23rd man in MLB history to join the club. Boggs joined the club in what... Read more
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CBS Sports
Happy anniversary: Tony Gwynn's 2,000th and 3,000th hitsFor a number of reasons, Aug. 6 is an important date for the late, great Tony G
Happy anniversary: Tony Gwynn's 2,000th and 3,000th hits
CBS Sports / Posted 29 days ago
For a number of reasons, Aug. 6 is an important date for the late, great Tony Gwynn. (USATSI) Aug. 6 was a good day for the late, great, and beloved Padres legend Tony Gwynn. It was on Aug. 6, 1993, that Mr. Gwynn recorded his 2,000th career hit.... Read more
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Boston Red Sox
Tony Gwynn gets hits 2K and 3K on same dateLeitner was right, of course. However, he -- and, well, everyone else -- probab
Tony Gwynn gets hits 2K and 3K on same date
Boston Red Sox / Posted 29 days ago
Leitner was right, of course. However, he -- and, well, everyone else -- probably didn't think hit No. 3,000 would come six years to the day after No. 2,000, on Aug. 6, 1999. "When 3,000 happened, I didn't revert back and make the connection that it... Read more
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Seattle Mariners
Tony Gwynn gets hits 2K and 3K on same dateLeitner was right, of course. However, he -- and, well, everyone else -- probab
Tony Gwynn gets hits 2K and 3K on same date
Seattle Mariners / Posted 29 days ago
Leitner was right, of course. However, he -- and, well, everyone else -- probably didn't think hit No. 3,000 would come six years to the day after No. 2,000, on Aug. 6, 1999. "When 3,000 happened, I didn't revert back and make the connection that it... Read more
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Milwaukee Brewers
Tony Gwynn gets hits 2K and 3K on same dateLeitner was right, of course. However, he -- and, well, everyone else -- probab
Tony Gwynn gets hits 2K and 3K on same date
Milwaukee Brewers / Posted 29 days ago
Leitner was right, of course. However, he -- and, well, everyone else -- probably didn't think hit No. 3,000 would come six years to the day after No. 2,000, on Aug. 6, 1999. "When 3,000 happened, I didn't revert back and make the connection that it... Read more
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Toronto Blue Jays
Tony Gwynn gets hits 2K and 3K on same dateLeitner was right, of course. However, he -- and, well, everyone else -- probab
Tony Gwynn gets hits 2K and 3K on same date
Toronto Blue Jays / Posted 29 days ago
Leitner was right, of course. However, he -- and, well, everyone else -- probably didn't think hit No. 3,000 would come six years to the day after No. 2,000, on Aug. 6, 1999. "When 3,000 happened, I didn't revert back and make the connection that it... Read more
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St. Louis Cardinals
Tony Gwynn gets hits 2K and 3K on same dateLeitner was right, of course. However, he -- and, well, everyone else -- probab
Tony Gwynn gets hits 2K and 3K on same date
St. Louis Cardinals / Posted 29 days ago
Leitner was right, of course. However, he -- and, well, everyone else -- probably didn't think hit No. 3,000 would come six years to the day after No. 2,000, on Aug. 6, 1999. "When 3,000 happened, I didn't revert back and make the connection that it... Read more
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Baltimore Orioles
Tony Gwynn gets hits 2K and 3K on same dateLeitner was right, of course. However, he -- and, well, everyone else -- probab
Tony Gwynn gets hits 2K and 3K on same date
Baltimore Orioles / Posted 29 days ago
Leitner was right, of course. However, he -- and, well, everyone else -- probably didn't think hit No. 3,000 would come six years to the day after No. 2,000, on Aug. 6, 1999. "When 3,000 happened, I didn't revert back and make the connection that it... Read more
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Philadelphia Phillies
Tony Gwynn gets hits 2K and 3K on same dateLeitner was right, of course. However, he -- and, well, everyone else -- probab
Tony Gwynn gets hits 2K and 3K on same date
Philadelphia Phillies / Posted 29 days ago
Leitner was right, of course. However, he -- and, well, everyone else -- probably didn't think hit No. 3,000 would come six years to the day after No. 2,000, on Aug. 6, 1999. "When 3,000 happened, I didn't revert back and make the connection that it... Read more
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Cincinnati Reds
Tony Gwynn gets hits 2K and 3K on same dateLeitner was right, of course. However, he -- and, well, everyone else -- probab
Tony Gwynn gets hits 2K and 3K on same date
Cincinnati Reds / Posted 29 days ago
Leitner was right, of course. However, he -- and, well, everyone else -- probably didn't think hit No. 3,000 would come six years to the day after No. 2,000, on Aug. 6, 1999. "When 3,000 happened, I didn't revert back and make the connection that it... Read more
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New York Mets
Tony Gwynn gets hits 2K and 3K on same dateLeitner was right, of course. However, he -- and, well, everyone else -- probab
Tony Gwynn gets hits 2K and 3K on same date
New York Mets / Posted 29 days ago
Leitner was right, of course. However, he -- and, well, everyone else -- probably didn't think hit No. 3,000 would come six years to the day after No. 2,000, on Aug. 6, 1999. "When 3,000 happened, I didn't revert back and make the connection that it... Read more
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New York Yankees
Tony Gwynn gets hits 2K and 3K on same dateLeitner was right, of course. However, he -- and, well, everyone else -- probab
Tony Gwynn gets hits 2K and 3K on same date
New York Yankees / Posted 29 days ago
Leitner was right, of course. However, he -- and, well, everyone else -- probably didn't think hit No. 3,000 would come six years to the day after No. 2,000, on Aug. 6, 1999. "When 3,000 happened, I didn't revert back and make the connection that it... Read more
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Chicago Tribune
MLB players: Trying to enforce smokeless tobacco ban futile for citiesCubs reliever James Russell sported an amused look on his face when he learned
MLB players: Trying to enforce smokeless tobacco ban futile for cities
Chicago Tribune / Posted 29 days ago
Cubs reliever James Russell sported an amused look on his face when he learned the city of San Francisco will try to ban a traditional habit that he and some of his baseball brethren have shared for years. "It's not going to stop me from dipping,"... Read more
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Chicago Tribune
Players say trying to enforce smokeless tobacco ban futile for citiesCubs reliever James Russell sported an amused look on his face when he learned
Players say trying to enforce smokeless tobacco ban futile for cities
Chicago Tribune / Posted 30 days ago
Cubs reliever James Russell sported an amused look on his face when he learned the city of San Francisco will try to ban a traditional habit that he and some of his baseball brethren have shared for years. "It's not going to stop me from dipping,"... Read more
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SportingNews
Curt Schilling warns Madison Bumgarner, Jake Peavy about consequences of dippingCurt Schilling, one of the premier pitchers of his generation, will go down in
Curt Schilling warns Madison Bumgarner, Jake Peavy about consequences of dipping
SportingNews / Posted 30 days ago
Curt Schilling, one of the premier pitchers of his generation, will go down in baseball lore as the guy who ignored a bloody ankle injury to pitch the Red Sox to victory in Game 6 of the 2004 ALCS. In the past year, Schilling has dealt with another... Read more
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KPBS San Diego
City Council Directs Funding To Park Boulevard-Harbor Drive ProjectA long-awaited plan to connect Park Boulevard with Harbor Drive got a boost Mon
City Council Directs Funding To Park Boulevard-Harbor Drive Project
KPBS San Diego / Posted 1 months ago
A long-awaited plan to connect Park Boulevard with Harbor Drive got a boost Monday afternoon when the San Diego City Council unanimously directed new funding toward the project. The thoroughfare stops next to Petco Park, where it intersects with... Read more
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CNYCentral.com
Syracuse Chiefs stun Buffalo in 9th and 10th innings for thrilling winThe Buffalo Bisons scored twice in the top of the 9th inning to take a 4-0 lead
Syracuse Chiefs stun Buffalo in 9th and 10th innings for thrilling win
CNYCentral.com / Posted 1 months ago
The Buffalo Bisons scored twice in the top of the 9th inning to take a 4-0 lead over the Syracuse Chiefs. Then, the bottom of the 9th happened. On a night when the so-called "blue moon" shone brightly over Syracuse, the Chiefs completed a comeback... Read more
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The Buffalo News
Bisons lose Boyd, Norris and gameMatt Boyd was supposed to be preparing for his start against the Syracuse Chief
Bisons lose Boyd, Norris and game
The Buffalo News / Posted 1 months ago
Matt Boyd was supposed to be preparing for his start against the Syracuse Chiefs at NBT Bank Stadium Thursday afternoon. Instead he was getting ready to head back to Buffalo, pack up his stuff, and head to his new organization. The Buffalo Bisons... Read more
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Channel 8 San Diego
City Council to consider Park Boulevard road projectSAN DIEGO (CNS) - A long-awaited plan to connect Park Boulevard with Harbor Dri
City Council to consider Park Boulevard road project
Channel 8 San Diego / Posted 1 months ago
SAN DIEGO (CNS) - A long-awaited plan to connect Park Boulevard with Harbor Drive could get a boost next week when the San Diego City Council considers whether to direct new funding toward the project. The thoroughfare stops next to Petco Park,... Read more
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KPBS San Diego
San Diego City Council To Consider Park Boulevard ProjectA long-awaited plan to connect Park Boulevard with Harbor Drive could get a boo
San Diego City Council To Consider Park Boulevard Project
KPBS San Diego / Posted 1 months ago
A long-awaited plan to connect Park Boulevard with Harbor Drive could get a boost next week when the San Diego City Council considers whether to direct new funding toward the project. The thoroughfare stops next to Petco Park, where it intersects... Read more
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KOLN Lincoln
A "Vision" for Helping HittersAs you know, being able to hit a ball with a baseball bat is a special skill. B
A "Vision" for Helping Hitters
KOLN Lincoln / Posted 1 months ago
As you know, being able to hit a ball with a baseball bat is a special skill. But sometimes it takes a coach to help players get better. What if that coach was legally blind? In this Country Girl report, we find out more about Mark Wetzel. He's a... Read more

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