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Actors from ‘The Sandlot’ hit the big leagues, but still look like kids 20 years later
yahoo.com Updated May 17, 2013
Classic coming-of-age baseball flick "The Sandlot" turned 20 last month - which we documented at length on the anniversary date. The celebrations continue into the summer, however. Like this Sunday, when Target Field will screen the film after that day'Share Tweet
Yu Darvish's Arm Is Not A Gun: Why Hard Pitch-Count Limits Are Dumbdeadspin.com May 17, 2013In last night's 10-4 victory over the Tigers, Rangers starter Yu Darvish threw 130 pitches. In his previous start, Darvish threw 105 pitches. Six days before that, in a start against the Red Sox, he threw 127 pitches. Should we be freaking out about how…Share Tweet
Fan Gets Ejected From Tropicana Field For Urinating In The Standsdeadspin.com May 17, 2013Last night's series-ending Red Sox-Rays bout in St. Pete featured a literal "wicked pissah," a man whom I watched with my own eyes pee in the stands and be escorted out of the stadium for the evil act of public micturition.Read more...Share Tweet
Deployed dad makes surprise return - disguised as catcher while daughter throws first pitchyahoo.com May 17, 2013This one might get you misty: Nine-year-old Alayna Adams threw out the first pitch before Thursday's Tampa Bay Rays-Boston Red Sox game. She was told she'd been selected by the U.S.O. for the honor, partially because her father, Lt. Col. Will Adams, had…Share TweetESPN.com May 17, 2013Will Middlebrooks had a three-run double off closer Fernando Rodney with two outs in the ninth inning that lifted the Boston Red Sox past the Tampa Bay Rays 4-3 on Thursday night.Share Tweet