First Base From Cubs' World Series Clincher Sells For More Than $100K
20 April, 2017, 09:27 | Author: Felix Jensen
Another surprising statistic is that Russell hit the home run off of a 96.9 miles per hour pitch which was the hardest pitch he's ever hit for a home run according to statcast. Anderson pitched a ideal second inning but gave up two more runs in the third. Down 2-0 in the count, Feliz had to come in and challenge Russell, which he did.
Addison Russell hit a walk-off three-run homer in the bottom of the ninth inning off Neftali Feliz to cap a four-run rally and lift the Cubs to a 7-4 victory over the Milwaukee Brewers at Wrigley Field. Miami's Edinson Volquez (0-2) barely made it through three innings, giving up four runs, five hits and four walks.
Kevin Pillar had three hits for the second straight game and stole two bases as the Blue Jays won for the third time this season and improved to 2-6 on their homestand. Russell added a run-scoring single in the eighth to cut the Cubs' deficit to one run.
Nationals 14, Braves 4 • Bryce Harper had two homers, including a grand slam, among his four hits as visiting Washington rolled.
Corey Knebel, the Brewers' fourth pitcher of the day, got into a jam in the eighth with none out when he issued a lead-off walk to Bryant, gave up a base hit to Rizzo followed by a bloop hit to right by Russell that scored Bryant to make it a 4-3 game.
Girl killed by shark while family watched her surf
The Esperance shire has closed Wylie Bay beach, with the WA Department of Fisheries planning to spend the day patrolling the area. After the shark severely mauled the teenager's left leg, she was brought to shore where she was reportedly unconscious.
You may have to start tipping your Uber driver
Uber assigns a cost for a booking fee, plus a per-mile cost and a per-minute cost that the driver makes for each ride. Conigliaro said that he thinks passengers will toss some extra money to drivers if they're given the option.
"You know when you go for a four-out save that something can happen in the ninth and to the Cubs' credit, they kept extending at-bats", Brewers manager Craig Counsell said.
The Chicago Cubs (7-7) will be taking on the Milwaukee Brewers (8-7) in an NL Central matchup Wednesday afternoon.
Milwaukee is 6-2 in their last 8 games overall and 6-2 in their last 8 Wednesday games while the under is 7-3 in their last 10 road games. All three were expected back in Kansas City on Tuesday when the Royals open a two-game series against the San Francisco Giants.
The Cubs gave out 1,908 rings and pins in the wake of their historic World Series win.
RHP Matt Garza (strained right groin) allowed five runs in 5 2/3 innings in a rehab start for Class A Wisconsin on Monday night.
Cubs: Following an off day, Lester (0-0, 1.00 ERA) starts against Cincinnati RHP Tim Adleman (0-0, 2.25 ERA).
Nursing student Krysten Laib was last seen Tuesday morning, a little before 5am - she was working as a part-time driver for Uber. A search remained underway Monday afternoon for the 45-year-old Abington woman. "She texted back, 'ya, OK, ' said Kelly".
The party appears to be bubbling with confidence in wake of its impressive show in the recent panchayat elections in Odisha. So there could be electoral setbacks in some of the seats, despite our best efforts.
Carmelo Riccardo Tringalli - a Catholic from Sydney - said it was his first Good Friday procession in Melbourne for some time. Millions of Christians around the world are commemorating the crucifixion of Jesus Christ this Good Friday.
The U.S. says Assad's government carried out the attack , and it accuses Russian Federation of trying to deflect blame from Assad. Trump gave such criticism short shrift on Wednesday, saying: "I felt we had to do something about it".
He said he had last visited Morano on Friday, and she had talked to him and held his hand as she normally did. "She didn't suffer. Violet Brown , 117, of Jamaica, is now the oldest living person in the world, according to the Gerontology Research Group .
The UN Secretary-General Antonio Guterres condemned the decision as "threatening peace and undermining the two-state solution". Israel captured the West Bank, Gaza Strip and east Jerusalem in the June 1967 Mideast war.
He says it would cost $4-billion per year if brought in, and again raising the spectre of B.C. losing its AAA credit rating. A large part of cutting that waste, according to Horgan, is getting rid of what he calls Christy Clark's "LNG Fantasy Fund".
The good news is the injury isn't related to Durant's knee, which forced him to miss 20 games in the regular season. Kevin Durant patted his chest after two big baskets in the fourth quarter and let everybody know "I got this!"
Defense Secretary James Mattis arrives in Israel Thursday, following meetings Tuesday and Wednesday in Saudi Arabia and Egypt. Multiple rounds of U.N-brokered peace talks have failed to bridge the gap between the warring parties in Yemen.
Other collaborators on the album include Pusha T, Mavis Staples, Jehnny Beth of Savages, De La Soul , D.R.A.M., and many more. In addition, Gorillaz will launch an interactive "spirit house" event in Manhattan at Industria from April 21 - 23.
National Equal Pay Day highlights gender pay gap
The gender-pay gap is about 20 percent, a serious difference, especially considering how many single moms there are in the U.S. The poverty rates for tipped workers are twice as high as the rates for workers overall, according to one study .
What Is the Nuclear Option?
A private ceremony at the court, overseen by Chief Justice John Roberts Jr., will be followed by an event at the White House. Senator Mike Enzi writes, "I congratulate Judge Neil Gorsuch on his confirmation to the highest court in the land".
Wissam Al Mana's love note for Janet Jackson
A source told People , "The cultural differences between [ Janet ] and Wissam became even more obvious [after Eissa arrived]". This tweet marks the first time Jackson has spoken since splitting from Al Mana over the weekend , according to People .
San Jose Sharks At Edmonton Oilers Game Thread
While the orange crush flooded Rogers Place , fans in matching jerseys streamed into bars and restaurants along Whyte Avenue. Cam Talbot made 41 saves for the Oilers , while Sharks goalie Martin Jones stopped 17 shots, majority in the first period.