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How Do You Score This One In The Book...???

((HT: Clinton Lumber Kings their own selves))Okay...Here's the situation...Runners at first and second, two outs, 5-5 score, and the pop-up gets lost up the elevator...How would you score this one...???Post by Clinton LumberKings Baseball Club.The HQ thinks it's a double and a two-base throwing error...Here's the official word, thanks to Mike Weisman and the Lumber Kings...
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Kent State Football Player Found Dead

Photo via Kent State((ht: sports.yahoo.com))Kent State starting center Jason Bitsko was found dead Wednesday morning in his off-campus apartment.A cause of death hasn't been determined.Coaches and players became worried when the rising senior didn't show up for morning practice. Bitsko's roommate went and found him in the room and immediately called 911.Joel Nielsen,...
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Bills Practice Ends With Full Scale Brawl

((ht: wgrz.com))What is it this year with training camp fights in the NFL?Yeah, sure, we know...it's part of the game--guys trying to prove their manliness and all that. We get it.But at some point, someone is going to hurt themselves.It nearly happened to the Falcons when 2nd round pick Ra"Shede Hageman bruised his hand in a practice fight. Hageman though initially he&...
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Arsenal's Champions League Adventures Continue

((HT: UEFA/Champions League))First, Arsenal's Aaron Ramsey got a red card in the scoreless draw with Beskitas that means he sits out the second leg at the Emirates...Not that Demba Ba almost didn't make that whole point moot off the kick-off...But, just after the match was completed, Arsenal manager Arsene Wenger claims he was the target of a foreign object- "a bottle...
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Giants Protesting Rain Shortened Game After Groundscrew Snafu

((HT: MLB.com))Giants manager Bruce Bochy is challenging the result from last night when the Cubs were awarded a rain-shortened win over San Francisco.Here's what happened that caused the delay and the shenanigansYour browser does not support iframes.But, from MLB.com, here's why the game was called and not suspended:Had the Giants led at the time of delay, the contest would...
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Mike Hollis Puts His Foot Into Ice Bucket Challenge

((HT: Mike Hollis' Instagram))We posted the Biz Nasty #IceBucketChallenge because of its sheer brilliance...The former Jags kicker Mike Hollis is right up there with the Bill Gates version for challenges that are more ground-based...There's a little William Tell vibe to it, too...See...??? Once accurate, always accurate...kick
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New Mexico Cancels Women's Soccer Opener Over Hazing Investigation

((HT: KOB-TV))This weekend was supposed to be the opening of the New Mexico Lobos women's soccer season- a home game against Texas Tech.That got wiped off the board as the school is in the middle of an investigation of an alleged hazing incident from the weekend.Here's the latest out of AlbuquerqueThe hazing investigation stems from allegations that the freshmen who have...
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Kluwe And Vikes Settle Lawsuit

((HT: KARE-TV))Former Minnesota Vikings punter Chris Kluwe has settled his discrimination lawsuit against his former employer over his release.Kluwe maintained that his opinions and his support for gay marriage along with the alleged behavior of special teams coordinator Mike Priefer toward Kluwe that included the use of gay slurs during practice got him released.The Vikings are...
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Not Quite Rodney McCray, But...

((HT: Birmingham Barons))Michael Earley caught the ball to left, but almost caught a lot more... "Catch of the Year" candidate fer sure, but the Barons need to check on the catch on the outfield door...
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Edwards Heading To Joe Gibbs From RFR For 2015

((HT: ESPN/NASCAR))The worst kept secret in stock car racing is official...Carl Edwards is jumping from Roush Fenway Racing to Joe Gibbs for the 2015 season.Here's the announcementThe larger news from Joe Gibbs is their dealings through the Drivers Through Diversity program. The squad signed Daniel Suarez for their Nationwide and truck programs.
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Moore And Bertuzzi Settle Out Of Court

((HT: Sportsnet/Grange))Michael Grange is reporting that Steve Moore and Todd Bertuzzi have agreed to an out-of-court settlement a little less than a month before their civil trial was set to begin.Here's the incident that started it all- 10 years ago...((HT: Hockey Webcast))Bertuzzi apologized, but he eventually pleaded guilty to criminal assault causing bodily harm for the...
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Sooners Mixon Suspended For Season

((HT: News9.com/Newson6.com))Oklahoma Sooners freshman running back Joe Mixon has been suspended for the entire 2014 season after his arraignment in an assault after he argued with a woman at a Norman, Oklahoma restaurant last month.He was charged with a misdemeanor- acts resulting in gross injury- from allegedly punching a woman.OU President David Boren agreed with the assessment...
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Could Hawai'i Lose Football...???

According to a piece in the Honolulu Star-Advertiser, it could be the nuclear option for an athletics program that is facing a $3-million shortfall for the upcoming season.Hawai'i AD Ben Jay and president David Lassner are facing the Board of Regents asking for some state help to keep athletics alive in some form or fashion. Jay maintained that, in the meeting, the university...
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Tulsa Facing Title IX Lawsuit Over Hoops Player

((HT: ESPN/KTUL-TV))Pat Swilling was a tremendous linebacker for Georgia Tech and the New Orleans Saints...His son is a promising basketball player at Tulsa University. But the younger Swilling is in the middle of a firestorm at the moment involving a lawsuit filed in a federal court Monday that claims the school failed to protect a female student from an individual with a past of...
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Myrtle Beach Manager Throws Epic, Disrobing Nutty

((HT: MiLB.com))The HQ likes what Joe Mikulik can do from time to time when he's bent out of shape...Yesterday, was no different...The call went against his Myrtle Beach Pelicans, Mikulik disagreed, and all hell broke loose...Your browser does not support iframes.Kenny Powers would have been proud of his fellow Myrtle Beacher...
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A Little Behind The Back For A Double Play

((HT: MLB.com))Sometimes, momentum carries you in a direction counter to where you need to go to get your job done...That didn't stop the Nationals' Asdrubal Cabrera from completing his half of a double play against PittsburghYour browser does not support iframes.Steve Nash would have been proud, but that would have meant Cabrera would have had to know who Nash actually was...
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How's This For Coming Off The DL...??? A Cycle...

((HT: MLB.com))Michael Cuddyer missed 60 games with a fractured shoulder, and last night was his second game back...So, he does this for the second time in his career...Your browser does not support iframes.You sure Cuddyer's ready to come back...???I think we have his answer...
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Possible Very Tannned, Naked Guy Interrupts A's-Braves Saturday

((HT: Jeff Shapiro's Youtube/Deadspin))The HQ knew people who attended this game at Turner Field Saturday night and wondered two things:1) How long it would take for this to surface and,2) Just how much liquid courage was involved...Judge for yourself... Whiteguy Productions has the look from behind home plate- and it appears the guy was REALLY NAKED!No word on any ID on the...
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Matthew McConaughey Discusses Fanny Packs

((HT: MLB.com))CSN Houston's Julia Morales got one of those assignments...She's at Fenway where the Astros are playing the Red Sox and guess who is watching his fellow Texans...Your browser does not support iframes.Right on, right on, right on...But it is good to know about the position of the fanny pack since the HQ will NEVER WEAR ONE...
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Goal Of The Year From The NASL (So Far)

((HT: Minnesota United FC/NASL))Christian Ramirez had complete control of this effort in the box against the Indy ElevenBut it was a two-step process and it's, definitely, golazo material...Post by Minnesota United FC.For the record, Minnesota United beat the Eleven 5-1
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And The First Commish To Complete The Ice Bucket Challenge Is...???

((HT: NHL.com))How many of you had Gary Bettman in your pool...???Not Goodell, Silver, or Selig...But the NHL CommishFor those of you who don't know, the Challenge started when Boston athletes wanted to raise awareness for Lou Gehrig’s disease (ALS) and support 29-year-old former Boston College baseball captain Pete Frates. Frates is unable to speak and is confined to a wheelchair...
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ICYMI: Rockies vs Reds PPD Due to Water Main Break

((ht:9news.com))It's been a crappy year for the Colorado Rockies. Injuries, poor performance on the field and misspelling player names for promotional giveaways have all but ruined the season.As of Saturday night, you can add a new calamity to the list of Rockies problems--though this one wasn't entirely their fault.Saturday night's game versus the Cincinnati Reds was...
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Round 2: Pierogies Versus Presidents

((HT: MLB.com))Yesterday, we showed you just how the presidents took care of the invading pierogie hoard in Washington, DC...Tonight, the visitors tried their best to get revenge. But, for another night, the faces took care of the heels...Your browser does not support iframes.Roosevelt, at present, has the title belt...
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Sutherland Cards First-Ever Champions Tour 59

((HT: Golf Channel))And, to think, Kevin Sutherland had a putt for 58...In Endicott, New York, one-time PGA Tour winner Kevin Sutherland had the round of his life in the second round of the Champions Tour event Saturday. His front side was seven birdies and an eagle finishing with 12 birdies overall.His only misstep was the par putt on 18... for a 28-31 scorecard...Here's the...
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ICYMI: Miss Texas With Worst 1st Pitch Ever This Month

((ht: mlb.com))Okay, so we are starting to wonder if maybe there should be some sort of test given to people before they allow someone to throw out the 1st pitch at a baseball game.And yeah, we get it, most people aren't great athletes and throwing a strike from 60 feet, 6 inches distance isn't as easy as you think.But the spate of scary and sometimes funny 1st pitches continues...
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