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LAKE TAHOE, Nev., July 16 /PRNewswire/ -- During the American Century Celebrity Golf Championship -- often referred to as the Super Bowl of celebrity events, many players took the opportunity to show off their locker-room celebratory skills in the third annual "Korbel Celebrity Spray-Off." (Photo: http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnh/20100716/SF36136) (Photo: http://www.newscom.com/cgi-bin/prnh/20100716/SF36136) Participating players included winner Brian Baumgartner, runner-up Mark Mulder, and...
Pitchers who are 'morning types' appear to have an advantage over night owls.
DETROIT, June 3 /PRNewswire/ -- Chevrolet today awarded Detroit Tigers pitcher Armando Galarraga a 2010 Corvette convertible, recognizing his outstanding performance on and off the field. Galarraga retired 26 consecutive Cleveland Indians batters on Wednesday evening.
Little League Elbow and Baseball Overuse Injuries ROSEMONT, Ill., May 10 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- America's favorite pastime continues to wield children into skilled little leaguers.
MACON, Ga., April 20 /PRNewswire/ -- LaunchPad 39A, a Georgia-based company that is home to The Pitcher's Nightmare Swing Trainer, www.pitchersnightmare.com, has joined Players for the Planet Foundation, www.playersfortheplanet.org, in its environmental efforts for 2010 Earth Day on April 22 and beyond.
Orthopedic surgeons focus on new ways to protect young baseball players' arms.
Orthopaedic surgeons focus on new ways to protect young baseball players' arms NEW ORLEANS, March 10 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ --Throwing arm injuries are on the rise in Little League and other youth baseball programs.
New Tel Aviv University research investigates anti-fungal agents in the sticky "pitchers" of carnivorous plants.
St. Louis pitcher Chris Carpenter and Toronto second baseman Aaron Hill have been selected Major League Baseball's comeback players of the year. Carpenter was named first on 27 of 30 ballots for National League players and second on two others.
Kansas City Royals pitcher Zack Greinke was named Monday the American League Player of the Week. Greinke won two starts last week with a 1.06 ERA and 20 strikeouts in 17 innings. Last Wednesday against Cleveland, the right-hander had a career-best 15 strikeouts to set a Royals record for a nine-inning game.
Symbol: SAAZG Group: Dicot Family: Lamiaceae Duration: Perennial Growth Habit: Forb/herb Native Status: L48 N Synonyms: SAAZI Salvia azurea Michx. ex Lam. ssp. intermedia Epling SAAZP Salvia azurea Michx. ex Lam. ssp. pitcheri (Torr. ex Benth.) Epling SAPI3 Salvia pitcheri Torr. ex Benth. Distribution: County distributions for the following U.S. states are available at PLANTS:AR, CO, CT, IL, KS, KY, LA, MI, MO, NE, NM, NY, OH, OK, TN, TX, UT,...
Symbol: MIPA6 Group: Dicot Family: Caryophyllaceae Duration: Annual Growth Habit: Forb/herb Native Status: L48 N Synonyms: ARPA27 Arenaria patula Michx. SAPA28 Sabulina patula (Michx.) Small Distribution: County distributions for the following U.S. states are available at PLANTS:AL, AR, GA, IL, IN, KS, KY, LA, MO, MS, OH, OK, PA, TN, TX, VA Classification: Kingdom Plantae – Plants Subkingdom Tracheobionta...
- The deadly nightshade, Atropa Belladonna, which possesses stupefying or poisonous properties.
- A sleeping-potion; a soporific.
- To mutter deliriously.