For those who are unfamiliar with my thought process, I aim to add as many home run hitters as possible to my daily fantasy baseball lineups. One way of doing that is to look at a player’s isolated power numbers (ISO). The ISO statistic removes singles and provides a larger weight for each extra-base hit.
Cue the theme from “The Natural,” though, OK, maybe “Mission: Impossible” is more appropriate.
Former Heisman Trophy winner and NFL quarterback turned ESPN personality Tim Tebow, 29, will work out this week in Southern California for up to two-thirds of MLB teams, in hopes of landing a baseball contract.
On Friday night, at Albert Park, in San Rafael, California, the Sonoma Stompers ran on to the pitching mound, hugged one another, laughed, and sprayed champagne. Jose Flores, their six-foot-four closer, had just sailed a fastball by the San Rafael Pacifics slugger Brent Gillespie, leaving the bases loaded and preserving the team’s 5–4 victory. With it, the Stompers claimed the Pacific Association title. Five hundred and ninety-two fans were on hand to watch.
WINDSOR — In late July, Windsor High School linebacker-defensive finish Corte Tapia — already a state’s all-time pouch personality streamer into his comparison deteriorate — indicated he designed to pointer a inhabitant minute of vigilant with a Colorado State Rams subsequent February.
Andy Demetra understands that there will never be a ideal call of a game. It doesn’t forestall him for posterior it, though.
Recently named Georgia Tech’s new broadcasting voice, a collection in Demetra’s follow of a flawless promote embody prudent preparation, a robe of self-critique and a weathered sheaf of synonyms.
Sunday afternoon, a Triple-A Scranton/Wilkes-Barre RailRiders (Yankees) kick a Rochester Red Wings (Twins) to bind a mark in a International League postseason (SWB 3, ROC 1). Ex-Twins farmhand Chris Parmelee strike a game-tying homer, afterwards gathering in a go-ahead run with a single.
FITCHBURG — A 2015 Lunenburg High School connoisseur was arraigned Monday on charges he was dipsomaniac when he crashed his automobile in woods off Hollis Road in Lunenburg, murdering his 18-year-old best friend.
Joseph Kapp, 19, of 23 Chapman Park, Gardner, told military he had 4 to 5 drinks before a crash, pronounced he was perplexing to uncover off by speeding, and joked during his engagement that his feign ID “has never let him down,” a prosecutor said.