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Tigers' sprint to finish begins vs. Orioles
Against all odds, the Tigers hold their fate in their hands        
-1 points by The Detroit News | Detroit Tigers Major League Baseball Boston Red Sox Baltimore Orioles Baseball statistics Left-handedness Comerica Park Cleveland Indians
Tigers' sprint to finish begins tonight vs. Orioles
Against all odds, the Tigers hold their fate in their hands        
-1 points by The Detroit News | Detroit Tigers Major League Baseball Boston Red Sox Baltimore Orioles Baseball statistics Left-handedness Comerica Park Cleveland Indians
Tigers savor opportunity as Orioles invade town
Against all odds, the Tigers hold their fate in their hands        
-1 points by The Detroit News | Detroit Tigers Major League Baseball Boston Red Sox Baltimore Orioles Baseball statistics Left-handedness Comerica Park Cleveland Indians
Cubs' Joe Maddon has no problem with postseason roster guessing game
The Jason Hammel decision has seemingly been made much easier by Hammel's recent first-inning nightmares in Denver and Milwaukee, leaving Cubs manager Joe Maddon with one fewer postseason roster problem to ponder.If Hammel has issues in his first inning — he has a 5.00 ERA — he is of no use out...
-1 points by Chicago Tribune | Baseball statistics Baseball Chicago Cubs Joe Maddon Handedness Wrigley Field Left-handedness Run
Joe Maddon has no problem with roster guessing game
The Jason Hammel decision has seemingly been made much easier by Hammel’s recent first-inning nightmares in Denver and Milwaukee, leaving manager Joe Maddon with one less postseason roster problem to ponder. If Hammel has issues in his first inning, where has a 5.00 earned-run average, he certainly...
-1 points by Chicago Tribune | Baseball statistics Baseball Joe Maddon Run Handedness Chicago Cubs Home run Left-handedness
Police: Anne Arundel economic development chief arrested in break-in
Robert Hannon accused of rifling through neighbor's underwear drawer, police say charges coming
-1 points by Baltimore Sun | Left-handedness Annapolis Maryland Economic development Public relations Chest of drawers Police Academy Award for Best Picture Camera
Man missing from Bridgeport
A 36-year-old man has been missing from Bridgeport since Tuesday night, police said. Edward Scanlon was last seen at about 11 p.m. Tuesday in the 3800 block of South Union Avenue. He also has been known to spend time in the 3700 block of South Parnell Avenue. Scanlon is described as a 5-foot-4...
-1 points by Chicago Tribune | West Virginia White people Left-handedness Eye color Black hair Kilogram
No magic wand: Tigers shut out by White Sox
Detroit held to seven hits but doesn't lose any ground in AL Central race (4½ games back) as Cleveland falls to Houston.        
-1 points by The Detroit News | Baseball statistics Baseball Atlanta Braves Detroit Tigers 2005 World Series Florida Marlins Handedness Left-handedness
Tigers unable to get big hit late, lose to White Sox, 2-0
Detroit left them loaded in seventh and stranded two in the ninth; Boyd allows two earned runs over seven innings        
6 points by Detroit Free Press | Baseball statistics Baseball Home run Baseball rules Babe Ruth Baseball terminology Left-handedness Detroit Tigers
Dodgers keep rolling along, a 3-1 win giving them a sweep of the Diamondbacks
An autumnal chill did not envelop Chavez Ravine Wednesday night — it was 74 degrees, not an October-like 54 degrees, at first pitch — but Dodgers Manager Dave Roberts sensed a different feeling in the stadium, one that has grown with each passing day of September. “There’s that anticipation,” Roberts...
386 points by Los Angeles Times | Baseball Baseball statistics Pitcher Left-handedness San Francisco Giants Pitch Right-handedness Baseball terminology
Lack of drama down stretch won't spoil Cubs' division-clinching party
The Cubs division-clinching victory may feel a bit anticlimactic considering they have had a double-digit lead in the National League Central since Aug. 6. But Kris Bryant said if it does happen, the Cubs party won't be low key. This is a team, after all, that has its own party room and a fog machine...
-1 points by Chicago Tribune | National League Major League Baseball Baseball Chicago Cubs Wrigley Field Left-handedness Joe Maddon Designated hitter
Rockies’ lefty Tyler Anderson not taking rookie success for granted
Tyler Anderson's spot in the Rockies' rotation appears secure and his future looks bright. After all, the left-hander posted a 3.35 ERA in 16 starts last season -- the lowest ERA by a Rockies starter through 16 games in franchise history.
4 points by The Denver Post | Baseball Pitcher 2016 Major League Baseball Baseball positions Left-handedness Relief pitcher Fastball
Why UPS trucks never turn left
UPS trucks almost never take left-hand turns.
16492 points by CNN | Left-handedness Turn Right-handedness Left-wing politics Right-wing politics Handedness
K-Rod anxious to settle unfinished business in Detroit
The first time Francisco Rodriguez was in a contract year, 2008, he saved 62 games for the Los Angeles Angels.        
-2 points by The Detroit News | Baseball Handedness Atlanta Braves Pitcher Minor league baseball Ian Kinsler Catcher Left-handedness
Playing time shrinks, but Tigers’ Avila has vital role
Avila will back up starting catcher James McCann, and is valued for his experience and left-handed bat.        
-2 points by The Detroit News | Catcher Pitcher Baseball Relief pitcher Omar Vizquel Left-handedness Manager Brad Ausmus
Tigers prospect Jimenez patiently waits for chance
Right-handed reliever rapidly ascended the minor-league ladder last season with impressive numbers (71 strikeouts in 53⅔ innings).        
-2 points by The Detroit News | Baseball Pitcher Handedness Puerto Rico Relief pitcher Manager Left-handedness Major League Baseball
Tigers prospect Jimenez patiently waiting for chance
Right-handed reliever rapidly ascended the minor-league ladder last season with impressive numbers (71 strikeouts in 53⅔ innings).        
-2 points by The Detroit News | Baseball Pitcher Handedness Puerto Rico Relief pitcher Manager Left-handedness Major League Baseball
High Schools: Spenard hits game-winner as Bears pick up 12th straight victory
Scott Spenard had no idea how much time was left on the clock when the ball left his fingertips. But he remembered every detail of the Coe-Brown boys’ basketball team’s final play on Friday like the back of his hand.“We were supposed to run this play where there would be a double screen for me going...
80 points by Concord Monitor | The Players Left-handedness Player The Final
Dodgers re-sign Chase Utley and add outfielder Franklin Gutierrez on one-year deals
When the Dodgers acquired Tampa Bay second baseman Logan Forsythe in January, president of baseball operations Andrew Friedman was asked about the dwindling likelihood of re-signing veteran infielder Chase Utley. “You never say never with a guy like Chase,” Friedman said, “just because of the type...
187 points by Los Angeles Times | Baseball positions Baseball Chase Utley Second baseman Outfielder Center fielder Left-handedness Pat Burrell
How the ‘50 Shades’ actors trained for their marathon sex scenes
The cast of “Fifty Shades Darker” didn’t just need to look good naked. They needed to dominate in the buff. Enter Ramona Braganza: the celebrity fitness guru who whipped stars Jamie Dornan and Dakota Johnson into shape for the second installment of the “Fifty Shades of Grey” trilogy, out in theaters Thursday. Braganza, a former...
-2 points by New York Post | Left-handedness Human leg Left-wing politics Right-handedness Right-wing politics
Dodgers in talks add reliever Sergio Romo to their bullpen
In search for another reliever for their bullpen, the Dodgers may poach a veteran from their biggest rival. The team is working toward a deal with Sergio Romo, a native of Brawley who had spent the entirety of his nine-year career in San Francisco.   "I followed them as a kid, but we became rivals...
295 points by Los Angeles Times | Baseball Baseball statistics Relief pitcher Pitcher Left-handedness Handedness Bullpen Batting average
Rockies promote five young pitchers to 40-man roster
A wave of young Rockies pitchers received a big-league promotion Friday. The club announced that five minor leaguers were added to the club's 40-man roster.
2 points by The Denver Post | Minor league baseball Major League Baseball Chicago White Sox Baseball Boston Red Sox Arizona Diamondbacks Left-handedness Handedness
Cespedes still interested in Mets, but is talking to other teams
If Cespedes leaves, Sandy Alderson mentioned one free agent, Jose Bautista, as a possible replacement.
-2 points by Daily News | Left-handedness Handedness Right-handedness Center fielder The A-Team Billy Beane Baseball Sandy Alderson
Friends, coaches wonder what happened to missing student
It's easy for some of Rochelle Thomas-Stubblefield's friends to pinpoint when they first met her simply because from that point on, it seemed like she was always around, they said. After showing up to her first meeting with the Black Student Union at Calumet College of St. Joseph, Stubblefield...
373 points by Chicago Tribune | Candy Calumet College of St. Joseph Candy bar Confectionery Northwest Indiana Earl Thomas Coleman The Hardest Thing Left-handedness
While illuminating, Tulsa videos leave out key details
Police in Tulsa, Oklahoma, broadly released dashcam and aerial footage, 911 calls and police radio traffic with unusual swiftness following last Friday's shooting death of an unarmed black man by a white officer. But what actually transpired ...
-1 points by Las Vegas Sun | Tulsa Oklahoma Gun Officer The Police Left-handedness Officer Camera Clear
Tulsa police videos leave out key details of shooting
Police in Tulsa, Oklahoma, broadly released dashcam and aerial footage, 911 calls and police radio traffic with unusual swiftness following last Friday's shooting death of an unarmed black man by a white officer.
25 points by The Denver Post | Tulsa Oklahoma Gun Oklahoma Officer The Police Left-handedness Officer Clear
Kinsler, V-Mart unavailable for series opener vs. Twins
Second baseman is out with a mild concussion while DH has a swollen knee after being hit by pitches by Indians' Trevor Bauer.        
-1 points by The Detroit News | Baseball positions Baseball Left-handedness Designated hitter Batting Florida Marlins Catcher Iván Rodríguez
Monday’s roundup: Peterson tears meniscus in right knee
The Vikings took their lumps in a 17-14 victory Sunday night.        
-1 points by The Detroit News | Knee Anterior cruciate ligament American football positions American football Arthroscopy Cruciate ligament Ligament Left-handedness
Dodgers delay activating Alex Wood because of roster issues
The Dodgers chose to delay the addition of left-handed pitcher Alex Wood by a day as the organization sorts through its 40-man roster to find space for him. Over the weekend, Manager Dave Roberts indicated the team intended to activate Wood for Monday’s game against the San Francisco Giants. Unable...
26 points by Los Angeles Times | Baseball San Francisco Giants Major League Baseball Pitcher Relief pitcher Left-handedness National League Baseball positions
Tigers' Pelfrey makes best of feeling 'penned in
Right-handed has been getting antsy waiting to get into a game as a reliever since coming off the DL.        
-1 points by The Detroit News | Left-handedness Baseball statistics Baseball Handedness First baseman Detroit Tigers Major League Baseball pitchers Baseball rules
Police ID woman who allegedly tried to run down police
Police on Friday identified the 33-year-old woman who allegedly tried to run down officer with a stolen vehicle and was shot in the hand by the same officer Thursday night in the city's Kensington section.
-1 points by The Philadelphia Inquirer | Assault Police car Crime Transport Aggravation Officer Hand Left-handedness
Indians' Salazar to bypass start
Cleveland right-hander Danny Salazar won’t make his next scheduled start because of a sore right forearm.  Salazar was lifted after four innings Friday night against the Minnesota Twins after experiencing tightness in his forearm.  Etc. Washington right-hander Stephen Strasburg said he isn’t sure...
2 points by Los Angeles Times | Major League Baseball Baseball positions Trevor Plouffe Target Field Left-handedness Minnesota Twins 2004 Major League Baseball Draft Democratic Party
Nick Castellanos targets Sept. 18 as return to Detroit Tigers lineup
Third baseman took ground balls and hit in the cage before Friday's game against the Orioles        
-1 points by Detroit Free Press | Batting average Left-handedness Catcher Base on balls Baseball statistics Comerica Park Detroit Tigers Baseball