Kumar Rocker

'If You Don't Have It, You're Behind': College Baseball's Tech Arms Race

1 year ago

OMAHA — Kumar Rocker arrived on Vanderbilt's campus last fall as one of the most heralded freshman pitching recruits in the country. A tall, strapping right-hander, Rocker relied heavily on a fastball and a looping breaking pitch that dropped straight down.

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'If You Don't Have It, You're Behind': College Baseball's Tech Arms Race
Las Vegas Festival

Kendrick Lamar, J. Cole, Travis Scott to Headline New Hip-Hop Festival

1 year ago

Kendrick Lamar, J. Cole and Travis Scott will headline the inaugural Day N Vegas, a rap-heavy music festival set for November 1st through the 3rd in Las Vegas, Nevada. Tyler, the Creator; Migos, 21 Savage, Lil Uzi Vert, Miguel, 6LACK, Kali Uchis, Juice ...

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Kendrick Lamar, J. Cole, Travis Scott to Headline New Hip-Hop Festival
Vanderbilt baseball

Tim Corbin: Without Michigan's Erik Bakich, there isn't Vanderbilt baseball

1 year ago

OMAHA, Nebraska — Rewind a week and a half, to June 12 at Eppley Airfield, when Michigan baseball landed on a runway and Vanderbilt landed on another, almost at the same time. Maybe, if you believe in this kind of thing, it was meant to be. CWS 2019: ...

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Tim Corbin: Without Michigan's Erik Bakich, there isn't Vanderbilt baseball
NBA Awards 2019

A global game: International players dominate NBA Awards 2019

1 year ago

Averaging more than two blocks for the fifth straight season, the towering Utah Jazz center beat out Antetokounmpo and George. Pascal Siakam of Cameroon put the finishing touches in his best NBA season to date by earning the Most Improved Player award ...

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A global game: International players dominate NBA Awards 2019
The Hills

The Hills: New Beginnings Is Here, Complete With Lots of Staring

1 year ago

The Hills is back, in a way, though we're still unsure why exactly. It's not that we're not endlessly fascinated by the existence of Spencer and Heidi Pratt, or by Stephanie Pratt's fame in the UK, or by how Mischa Barton came to be involved in this thing, or by ...

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The Hills: New Beginnings Is Here, Complete With Lots of Staring
White Sox vs Red Sox

White Sox vs. Red Sox: Lucas Giolito will put you in the money

1 year ago

If you bet $100 on every starting pitcher this season, the one that has netted you the most profit is Lucas Giolito of the White Sox. He will be back on the mound Monday and is once again an underdog. Giolito went from a pitcher with a 10-13 record last year ...

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White Sox vs. Red Sox: Lucas Giolito will put you in the money
Raspberry Pi 4

Raspberry Pi 4 es el mini-ordenador que necesitas

1 year ago

Muchos no habréis oído hablar de Raspberry Pi, otros seréis orgullosos usuarios desde sus inicios; en cualquier caso, la última actualización del mini-ordenador más famoso del mundo parece un buen momento para informaros de que existe y de para qué ...

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Raspberry Pi 4 es el mini-ordenador que necesitas
Bangladesh vs Afghanistan

Bangladesh vs Afghanistan, ICC Cricket World Cup 2019 Stats Review: Shakib continues to soar as records tumble in ...

1 year ago

Led by Shakib Al Hasan's all-round brilliance, Bangladesh comfortably beat Afghanistan at The Rose Bowl in Southampton on Monday. Asked to bat first in overcast conditions, Bangladesh scored 262/7 in their 50 overs, with Shakib and Mushfiqur Rahim ...

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Bangladesh vs Afghanistan, ICC Cricket World Cup 2019 Stats Review: Shakib continues to soar as records tumble in ...
Mets vs Phillies

Phillies 13, Mets 7: With another new lineup, Phillies have best offensive game of season

1 year ago

Behind 19 hits, the Phils beat the Mets, 13-7, on Monday night to snap a seven-game losing streak. It came hours after a group of Phillies — J.T. ... Wednesday night at 7:05 — Nick Pivetta (4-2, 5.54) vs. LHP Jason Vargas (3-3, 3.75). Thursday afternoon at ...

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Phillies 13, Mets 7: With another new lineup, Phillies have best offensive game of season
USA vs Spain

USA Advances To 2019 World Cup Quarterfinals With 2-1 Triumph vs. Spain

1 year ago

REIMS, France (June 24, 2019) – The U.S. Women's National Team defeated Spain 2-1 in front of 19,633 fans at Stade Auguste-Delaune to advance to the quarterfinal round of the 2019 FIFA Women's World Cup. In humid, 85-degree heat, the USA battled a ...

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USA Advances To 2019 World Cup Quarterfinals With 2-1 Triumph vs. Spain
Kent Bazemore

Blazers trade for Kent Bazemore, send Evan Turner to Hawks

1 year ago

PORTLAND, Ore. — The Portland Trail Blazers have traded Evan Turner to the Atlanta Hawks for Kent Bazemore. The news was first reported by ESPN's Adrian Wojnarowski. Bazemore, who turns 30 on July 1, will make $19.3 million in the upcoming season, ...

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Blazers trade for Kent Bazemore, send Evan Turner to Hawks
Braves vs Cubs

No rest for the weary: Snitker sticks with regulars for Game 1 of Braves vs. Cubs

1 year ago

During the off-season, when the Braves spoke about their ability to get creative with their lineup, using depth to mix-and-match, the Cubs were a common reference point. Being able to rotate off days throughout the roster would help the Braves preserve some ...

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No rest for the weary: Snitker sticks with regulars for Game 1 of Braves vs. Cubs
World Cup

Young Canadians to meet savvy Swedes in Women's World Cup round of 16

1 year ago

Sweden proved a tricky opponent for the United States in the final match of the group stage and should pose an even larger challenge for Canada, which took an influx of youth (three 18-year-olds and two 20-year-olds) into the tournament. The Swedes tried ...

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Young Canadians to meet savvy Swedes in Women's World Cup round of 16
NBA Awards

NBA Awards: Giannis Antetokounmpo, Luka Doncic lead winners of league's biggest honors

1 year ago

The NBA's elite turned up in Los Angeles to see Shaquille O'Neal rap and the NBA's major awards handed out, capping off a wild year in the league. The league MVP was won by a player who is still only 24, the Rookie of the Year saw its first European ...

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NBA Awards: Giannis Antetokounmpo, Luka Doncic lead winners of league's biggest honors
Anticholinergic drugs

Commonly Prescribed Meds Could Raise Dementia Risk

1 year ago

MONDAY, June 24, 2019 (HealthDay News) -- Doctors often prescribe anticholinergic drugs for a variety of ills. But a new study suggests they may increase the risk of dementia in older patients. These medicines include everything from Benadryl ...

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Commonly Prescribed Meds Could Raise Dementia Risk
Marta

World Cup 2019: There's Not Going to Be a Marta Forever

1 year ago

Four years later, at the 2019 World Cup, the Brazilian captain Marta Vieira da Silva, commonly known as Marta, took the field against Italy wearing lipstick. It was perhaps not what Cunha had in mind. The dark purple hue made her angular face look intense ...

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World Cup 2019: There's Not Going to Be a Marta Forever
Mickey Callaway

Mets' Mickey Callaway, on His 2nd Try, Apologizes for a Confrontation

1 year ago

PHILADELPHIA — Jason Vargas called it a distraction. Mickey Callaway called it a misunderstanding. A day after a tense confrontation involving a reporter in the team's clubhouse on Sunday, both the pitcher and the manager projected more defiance than ...

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Mets' Mickey Callaway, on His 2nd Try, Apologizes for a Confrontation
City Girls

QC CEO says JT from City Girls “will be home within the next 90 days”

1 year ago

According to Quality Control's Pierre "Pee" Thomas, City Girls could possibly reunite by the end of summer. In a new interview with HipHop-N-More, the QC co-founder revealed that JT — who is currently serving a two-year sentence for fraudulent credit card ...

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QC CEO says JT from City Girls “will be home within the next 90 days”
Hannah Green

Aussie golfer Hannah Green plans spending splurge after pulling off Women's PGA Championship win

1 year ago

“The phone has been going crazy with messages and the only time by myself to look at them was on the drive to the airport because things have been so busy.” Green revealed she had always promised herself a treat when she won her first big tournament.

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Aussie golfer Hannah Green plans spending splurge after pulling off Women's PGA Championship win
Ravelry

Knitting website bans users from posting in support of Trump

1 year ago

Ravelry —a social media platform and online community for knitters and crocheters — is under scrutiny for making an announcement banning all support for President Donald Trump and his administration on its website. On Sunday, the knitting site posted a ...

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Knitting website bans users from posting in support of Trump