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2008-10-08 12:00:27

TORONTO, ONTARIO--(Marketwire - Oct. 8, 2008) - Ivernia Inc. (TSX:IVW), an international base metals company, today announced that John Pitcher has joined the Company as General Counsel and Corporate Secretary, effective immediately. Mr. Pitcher will report to Executive Vice President Finance and Corporate Development Robert Wickham and will be responsible for all aspects of Ivernia's legal affairs and corporate administration. Mr. Pitcher had previously served as General Counsel and...

2008-07-25 03:00:02

Chicago, IL (Sports Network) - Aramis Ramirez keyed a four-run fifth inning with a two-run double and Carlos Zambrano tossed seven strong innings, as the Chicago Cubs downed the Florida Marlins, 6-3, in the opener of a four-game series at Wrigley Field. Zambrano (11-4) allowed two runs on six hits with six strikeouts for the Cubs, who continued their strong play at home. It was a welcomed change for the club, which returned home after a 2-4 road trip and now owns...

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2008-03-24 10:49:41

Medical College study on pitching mound height provides insight into baseball injuriesA study involving several Major League Baseball pitchers indicates that the height of the pitcher's mound can affect the athlete's throwing arm motion, which may lead to potential injuries because of stress on the shoulder and elbow. The study was led by William Raasch, M.D., associate professor of orthopaedic surgery at the Medical College of Wisconsin in Milwaukee, who also is the head team physician for...

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2007-05-04 12:00:00

By BETSY TAYLOR ST. LOUIS - St. Louis Cardinals pitcher Josh Hancock was drunk and talking on his cell phone at the time of his fatal accident, and marijuana was found in the sport utility vehicle he was driving. Medical examiner Michael Graham said at a news conference Friday that the 29-year-old reliever was dead "within seconds" from head injuries in the crash early Sunday on Interstate 64 in St. Louis. His vehicle hit the back of a tow truck parked on the highway to assist a driver from...

2006-08-31 22:30:54

NEW YORK (Reuters) - The San Diego Padres bolstered their post-season hopes on Thursday, acquiring veteran pitcher David Wells from the Boston Red Sox for a player to be named or cash. Wells, 43, was scheduled to start on Thursday against the Toronto Blue Jays at Fenway Park but was scratched before the game. The deal was announced during Boston's 6-4 win over the Blue Jays. The player to be named is believed to be minor league catcher George Kottaras, considered a top-flight...

2006-08-30 19:31:09

SEATTLE (Reuters) - Seattle Mariners pitcher Rafael Soriano remained in hospital on Wednesday after being hit in the head by a line drive in a game on Tuesday night. The American League team said Soriano was in stable condition and in intensive care after sustaining a concussion when he was hit behind his right ear from a hit by Vladimir Guerrero of the Los Angeles Angels. With one out in the eighth inning of Seattle's 6-4 win Tuesday, Guerrero struck a pitch from Soriano that hit...

2006-06-23 10:34:48

BOSTON (Reuters) - Boston police arrested Philadelphia Phillies pitcher Brett Myers early on Friday on charges of assaulting his wife before a match between the Phillies and the Red Sox. Myers, 25, was charged with domestic assault and battery and released on $200 cash bail after the incident on a street corner in Boston's Back Bay just after midnight, the Suffolk County district attorney's office said. The Phillies are due to begin a three-game series in Boston later on Friday....

2006-06-15 19:13:13

NEW YORK (Reuters) - Pitcher Randy Johnson of the New York Yankees was suspended for five games by Major League Baseball on Thursday for intentionally throwing at Eduardo Perez of the Cleveland Indians in an American League game Wednesday night. New York manager Joe Torre was also suspended as a result of the incident, which occurred during the seventh inning of the Yankees 6-1 win at Yankee Stadium after both teams had been warned. Johnson and Torre were also both fined undisclosed...

2006-06-12 17:52:31

NEW YORK (Reuters) - Pitcher Jason Grimsley, at the center of the latest doping bombshell to hit Major League Baseball, on Monday was suspended for 50 games for violating the sport's drug prevention and treatment program. Grimsley, 38, was released by the Arizona Diamondbacks last Wednesday after federal agents raided his home during their investigation into performance-enhancing drugs following a delivery to his house of banned human growth hormone. Grimsley's suspension will begin...

2006-05-24 19:26:19

NEW YORK (Reuters) - The Arizona Diamondbacks traded veteran pitcher Orlando Hernandez to the New York Mets on Wednesday. Arizona acquired reliever Jorge Julio in the deal, which was announced moments before the Mets hosted Philadelphia. Hernandez was just 2-4 with a 6.11 ERA in nine starts for the Diamondbacks, but the Mets hope he can regain the form that made him a clutch pitcher for the cross town Yankees and the Chicago White Sox last season. The 36-year-old Hernandez has not...


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2012-06-14 10:44:47

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,...

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2012-06-15 03:56:38

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