Thursday, April 19, 2018

Sports

Academy at the Lakes steals 3-2 win over Land O’Lakes

LAND O'LAKES — Academy at the Lakes coaches noticed early on a quirk in Land O'Lakes' battery exchange."In the very first inning one of our coaches said (Gators pitcher) Callie Turner keeps putting her head down and the catcher keeps turning he...
Published: 04/17/18

High school scoreboard for April 17

Tuesday’s scoreboardBaseballCalvary Chr. 1, Venice 0
Published: 04/17/18
Rays journal: Rays play it safe, put Matt Duffy on DL with hamstring injury

Rays journal: Rays play it safe, put Matt Duffy on DL with hamstring injury

ST. PETERSBURG — Matt Duffy is back on the disabled list.The Rays third baseman, who missed all of last season with an Achilles tendon injury, was placed on the 10-day disabled list Tuesday after leaving Monday's game in the first inning with t...
Published: 04/17/18
Rays takeaways: Just one bad outing, a rangey outfield, a sharp ex-Ray

Rays takeaways: Just one bad outing, a rangey outfield, a sharp ex-Ray

Yonny Chirinos may still be an answer as the Rays look to fill out their rotation. He probably stayed in a little too long Tuesday, trailing 2-1 entering the fifth but giving up four runs the rest of the way. Bad starts caught up to him in the first,...
Published: 04/17/18
Carrollwood Day masters tight baseball games

Carrollwood Day masters tight baseball games

TAMPA — Time and time again — in fact nine times this season — Carrollwood Day's baseball team has finished games decided by one run.The good news for the Patriots? They've won eight of those nine one-run games, and they've done it ...
Published: 04/17/18
Lightning’s Tyler Johnson joins Ryan Callahan as Game 4 question marks

Lightning’s Tyler Johnson joins Ryan Callahan as Game 4 question marks

NEWARK, N.J. — Lightning C Tyler Johnson is questionable for Game 4 of a first-round playoff series against the Devils on Wednesday night at the Prudential Center.Johnson did not practice Tuesday. The team said it was for body maintenance. But ...
Published: 04/17/18
Fighting words: Playoff hockey or sending a message?

Fighting words: Playoff hockey or sending a message?

NEWARK, N.J. — It all began in the first game of the series when Mikhail Sergachev said he tried to get under the skin of Brian Boyle."We just talk," Sergachev said.Trash talk?"Not trash," Sergachev said. "I didn't say anything bad."Boyle respo...
Published: 04/17/18
After getting hit by puck, Tampa mom wary about hockey games

After getting hit by puck, Tampa mom wary about hockey games

TAMPA — Sabrina Pattie and her two sons love hockey. And they love the Tampa Bay Lightning.So she and her husband, Ryan, took them to their first-ever Lightning game on Saturday: Game 2 of the first-round Eastern Conference playoff series against the...
Published: 04/17/18
Rays-Rangers lineup: Matt Duffy to DL, Brandon Snyder up

Rays-Rangers lineup: Matt Duffy to DL, Brandon Snyder up

Greetings from Tropicana Field, where another day brings another round of injury-related transactions for the Rays.Third baseman Matt Duffy, who left Monday's game with tightness in his right hamstring, has been placed on the 10-day disabled list, ta...
Published: 04/17/18
Police suspected FSU’s Deondre Francois intended to sell marijuana

Police suspected FSU’s Deondre Francois intended to sell marijuana

Tallahassee police suspected Florida State quarterback Deondre Francois possessed marijuana with the intent to sell it when they executed a search warrant on his home last week, according to an affidavit.The case — which culminated Thursda...
Published: 04/17/18
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