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    Bill Schifino, Jr talks about being President-Elect of the Florida Bar Video included

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    Trio sets off on 900 mile trek across Florida Video included

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    Final123456789RHE
    Atlanta «000020000291
    Los Angeles000000010180
    Preview | Matchup | Lineup | Log | Wrap | Box
    W:K.Medlen(3-6) L:S.Fife(1-1) S:C.Kimbrel (18)
    HR: ATL- D.Uggla (11), K.Medlen (1) LOS- None



    ***   Los Angeles Bottom 9th   ***

    - Mark Ellis struck out swinging to end the game.
    - Pinch-Hitter Ramon Hernandez grounded out short to first. Runner on second with two outs and Mark Ellis due up.
    - Skip Schumaker advances to second on a Craig Kimbrel wild pitch. Runner on second with one out and Ramon Hernandez at the plate.
    - Ramon Hernandez pinch-hitting for Luis Cruz.
    - Tim Federowicz struck out swinging. Runner on first with one out and Luis Cruz due up.
    - Skip Schumaker singled to right. Runner on first with none out and Tim Federowicz due up.
    - Craig Kimbrel starts the inning for the Braves, batting 9th.

    Atlanta 2, Los Angeles 1


    ***   Atlanta Top 9th   ***

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    - Andrelton Simmons flied out to left to end the inning.
    - Pinch-Hitter Jordan Schafer struck out swinging. Runner on first with two outs and Andrelton Simmons due up.
    - Jordan Schafer pinch-hitting for Jordan Walden.
    - B.J. Upton walked. Runner on first with one out and Jordan Walden due up.
    - Dan Uggla grounded out third to first. None on with one out and B.J. Upton due up.
    - Skip Schumaker moves from left field to center field.
    - Jerry Hairston remains in the game in left field.
    - Peter Moylan starts the inning for the Dodgers, batting 4th.

    Atlanta 2, Los Angeles 1


    ***   Los Angeles Bottom 8th   ***

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    - Pinch-Hitter Jerry Hairston popped out to second to end the inning.
    - Jerry Hairston pinch-hitting for Matt Guerrier.
    - Clayton Kershaw pinch-running for Hanley Ramirez.
    - Pinch-Hitter Hanley Ramirez singled to center scored Nick Punto. Runner on first with two outs and Matt Guerrier due up.
    - Jordan Walden enters the game for the Braves with a runner on third with two out, batting 9th.
    - Hanley Ramirez pinch-hitting for Andre Ethier.
    - Adrian Gonzalez grounded out to first. On the play, Nick Punto advances to third. Runner on third with two outs and Andre Ethier due up.
    - Nick Punto grounded into a fielder`s choice first to short, Yasiel Puig out at second. Punto advances to second on Andrelton Simmons`s throwing error. Runner on second with one out and Adrian Gonzalez due up.
    - Yasiel Puig infield single to second. Runner on first with none out and Nick Punto due up.
    - Ramiro Pena is now playing third base, batting 6th.
    - Luis Avilan starts the inning for the Braves, batting 9th.

    Atlanta 2, Los Angeles 0


    ***   Atlanta Top 8th   ***

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    - Chris Johnson struck out swinging to end the inning.
    - Matt Guerrier enters the game for the Dodgers with a runner on second with two out, batting 5th.
    - Brian McCann struck out swinging. Runner on second with two outs and Chris Johnson due up.
    - Freddie Freeman grounded out to first. On the play, Justin Upton advances to second. Runner on second with one out and Brian McCann due up.
    - Justin Upton walked. Runner on first with none out and Freddie Freeman due up.

    Atlanta 2, Los Angeles 0


    ***   Los Angeles Bottom 7th   ***

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    - Mark Ellis grounded out second to first to end the inning.
    - Anthony Varvaro enters the game for the Braves with a runner on first with two out, batting 9th.
    - Luis Cruz flied out to center. Runner on first with two outs and Mark Ellis due up.
    - Tim Federowicz singled to center. Runner on first with one out and Luis Cruz due up.
    - Skip Schumaker grounded out short to first. None on with one out and Tim Federowicz due up.

    Atlanta 2, Los Angeles 0


    ***   Atlanta Top 7th   ***

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    - Jason Heyward grounded out to first to end the inning.
    - Mark Ellis is now play second base, batting 9th.
    - Skip Schumaker moves from second base to left field.
    - J.P Howell enters the game for the Dodgers with a runner on second with two out, batting 5th.
    - Andrelton Simmons struck out looking. Runner on second with two outs and Jason Heyward due up.
    - Kris Medlen sacrifice bunt to first. On the play, B.J. Upton advances to second. Runner on second with one out and Andrelton Simmons due up.
    - B.J. Upton singled to center. Runner on first with none out and Kris Medlen due up.

    Atlanta 2, Los Angeles 0


    ***   Los Angeles Bottom 6th   ***

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    - Scott Van Slyke grounded out third to first to end the inning.
    - Andre Ethier flied out to center. Runner on third with two outs and Scott Van Slyke due up.
    - Adrian Gonzalez grounded out short to first. On the play, Nick Punto advances to third. Runner on third with one out and Andre Ethier due up.
    - Nick Punto doubled to left center. Runner on second with none out and Adrian Gonzalez due up.

    Atlanta 2, Los Angeles 0


    ***   Atlanta Top 6th   ***

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    - Dan Uggla struck out swinging to end the inning.
    - Chris Johnson doubled to left center. Runner on second with two outs and Dan Uggla due up.
    - Brian McCann lined out to short. None on with two outs and Chris Johnson due up.
    - Freddie Freeman lined out to center. None on with one out and Brian McCann due up.

    Atlanta 2, Los Angeles 0


    ***   Los Angeles Bottom 5th   ***

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    - Yasiel Puig struck out swinging to end the inning.
    - Stephen Fife struck out looking. None on with two outs and Yasiel Puig due up.
    - Luis Cruz fouled out to short. None on with one out and Stephen Fife due up.

    Atlanta 2, Los Angeles 0


    ***   Atlanta Top 5th   ***

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    - Justin Upton grounded out third to first to end the inning.
    - Jason Heyward singled to right. On the play, Andrelton Simmons was thrown out at third. Runner on first with two outs and Justin Upton due up.
    - Andrelton Simmons infield single to short. Runner on first with one out and Jason Heyward due up.
    - Kris Medlen one-out, solo Home Run (1) to right. Andrelton Simmons due up.
    - B.J. Upton struck out swinging. None on with one out and Kris Medlen due up.
    - Dan Uggla lead-off Home Run (11) to left center. B.J. Upton due up.

    Atlanta 0, Los Angeles 0


    ***   Los Angeles Bottom 4th   ***

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    - Tim Federowicz struck out swinging to end the inning.
    - Skip Schumaker singled to left center. On the play, Adrian Gonzalez advances to second. Runners on first and second with two outs and Tim Federowicz due up.
    - Scott Van Slyke flied out to right. Runner on first with two outs and Skip Schumaker due up.
    - Andre Ethier struck out looking. Runner on first with one out and Scott Van Slyke due up.
    - Adrian Gonzalez walked. Runner on first with none out and Andre Ethier due up.

    Atlanta 0, Los Angeles 0


    ***   Atlanta Top 4th   ***

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    - Chris Johnson grounded into a fielder`s choice to short. On the play, Freddie Freeman out at second to end the inning.
    - Brian McCann flied out to left. Runner on first with two outs and Chris Johnson due up.
    - Freddie Freeman singled to center. Runner on first with one out and Brian McCann due up.
    - Justin Upton lined out to left. None on with one out and Freddie Freeman due up.

    Atlanta 0, Los Angeles 0


    ***   Los Angeles Bottom 3rd   ***

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    -
    - Nick Punto flied out to center to end the inning.
    - Yasiel Puig singled to right. Runner on first with two outs and Nick Punto due up.
    - Stephen Fife grounded out to first. None on with two outs and Yasiel Puig due up.
    - Luis Cruz struck out swinging. None on with one out and Stephen Fife due up.

    Atlanta 0, Los Angeles 0


    ***   Atlanta Top 3rd   ***

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    - Jason Heyward grounded out second to first to end the inning.
    - Andrelton Simmons caught stealing second. None on with two outs and Jason Heyward at the plate.
    - Andrelton Simmons infield single to third. Runner on first with one out and Jason Heyward due up.
    - Kris Medlen grounded out short to first. None on with one out and Andrelton Simmons due up.

    Atlanta 0, Los Angeles 0


    ***   Los Angeles Bottom 2nd   ***

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    - Tim Federowicz flied out to right to end the inning.
    - Skip Schumaker singled to left. Runner on first with two outs and Tim Federowicz due up.
    - Scott Van Slyke struck out looking. None on with two outs and Skip Schumaker due up.
    - Andre Ethier grounded out third to first. None on with one out and Scott Van Slyke due up.

    Atlanta 0, Los Angeles 0


    ***   Atlanta Top 2nd   ***

    -
    - B.J. Upton struck out swinging to end the inning.
    - Dan Uggla struck out swinging. None on with two outs and B.J. Upton due up.
    - Chris Johnson grounded out short to first. None on with one out and Dan Uggla due up.

    Atlanta 0, Los Angeles 0


    ***   Los Angeles Bottom 1st   ***

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    - Adrian Gonzalez flied out to right to end the inning.
    - Nick Punto grounded out pitcher to first. None on with two outs and Adrian Gonzalez due up.
    - Yasiel Puig bunt ground out pitcher to first. None on with one out and Nick Punto due up.

    Atlanta 0, Los Angeles 0


    ***   Atlanta Top 1st   ***

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    - Brian McCann struck out looking to end the inning.
    - Freddie Freeman struck out looking. Runners on second and third with two outs and Brian McCann due up.
    - Justin Upton sacrifice bunt to pitcher. On the play, Jason Heyward advances to second and Andrelton Simmons advances to third. Runners on second and third and with one out and Freddie Freeman due up.
    - Jason Heyward walked. Runners on first and second with none out and Justin Upton due up.
    - Andrelton Simmons doubled to center. Runner on second with none out and Jason Heyward due up.
    - UMPIRES: Home,CB Bucknor; First, D.J. Reyburn; Second, Todd Tichenor; Third, Dale Scott;


    Final123456789RHE
    Atlanta «000020000291
    Los Angeles000000010180
    Preview | Matchup | Lineup | Log | Wrap | Box
    W:K.Medlen(3-6) L:S.Fife(1-1) S:C.Kimbrel (18)
    HR: ATL- D.Uggla (11), K.Medlen (1) LOS- None


    AtlantaABRHRBI2B3BHRWKAVG
    Andrelton Simmons SS503010001.261
    Jason Heyward RF301000010.189
    Justin Upton LF200000010.250
    Freddie Freeman 1B401000001.313
    Brian McCann C400000002.253
    Chris Johnson 3B401010001.325
      Ramiro Pena 3B000000000.302
    Dan Uggla 2B411100102.185
    Melvin Upton Jr CF301000012.158
    Kris Medlen P211100100.136
      Anthony Varvaro P000000000.000
      Luis Avilan P000000000.000
      Jordan Walden P000000000.000
      Jordan Schafer PH100000001.310
      Craig Kimbrel P000000000.000
    Totals32292202310 
     
    Los AngelesABRHRBI2B3BHRWKAVG
    Yasiel Puig RF402000001.435
    Nick Punto SS411010000.286
    Adrian Gonzalez 1B300000010.316
    Andre Ethier CF300000001.229
      Hanley Ramirez PH101100000.350
      Clayton Kershaw PR000000000.233
      Peter Moylan P000000000.000
    Scott Van Slyke LF300000001.234
      J.P. Howell P000000000.000
      Matt Guerrier P000000000.000
      Jerry Hairston PH-LF100000000.257
    Skip Schumaker 2B-LF-CF403000000.280
    Tim Federowicz C401000002.200
    Luis Cruz 3B300000001.136
      Ramon Hernandez PH100000000.209
    Stephen Fife P200000001.000
      Mark Ellis 2B200000001.256
    Totals3518110018 


    E_A.Simmons. LOB_Atlanta 8, Los Angeles 8. 2B_A.Simmons, C.Johnson, N.Punto. HR_D.Uggla (11) off S.Fife, K.Medlen (1) off S.Fife. S_J.Upton, K.Medlen. CS_A.Simmons.

    AtlantaIPHRERBBSOHRPC-STERA
    Kris Medlen (W 3-6)6.2500160116-812.87
    Anthony Varvaro0.10000003-22.45
    Luis Avilan0.211000012-72.16
    Jordan Walden0.11000005-43.50
    Craig Kimbrel (S 18)1.010002018-111.85
     
    Los AngelesIPHRERBBSOHRPC-STERA
    Stephen Fife (L 1-1)6.292217286-633.78
    J.P. Howell1.000011015-92.25
    Matt Guerrier0.10000103-33.38
    Peter Moylan1.000011015-90.00


    WP_C.Kimbrel.
    T_3:06. A_52716.
    Umpires_Home,CB Bucknor; First, D.J. Reyburn; Second, Todd Tichenor; Third, Dale Scott.
    LEGEND
     
    2B = Double 3B = Triple
    AB = At Bat APP = Plate Appearance
    AVG = Batting Average BB = Base on Balls
    BF = Batters Faced BK = Balk
    CS = Caught Stealing DOU = Double
    ER = Error ERA = Earned Run Average
    H = Hits HBP = Hit by Pitch
    HR = Home Run IBB = Intentional Base on Balls
    IP = Innings Pitch K = Strike Out
    KL = Strike Out Looking L = Loss
    OBP = On Base Percentage R = Runs
    RBI = Runs Batted In S = Save
    SB = Stolen Base SF = Sacrifice Fly
    SH = Sacrifice Hit SLG = Slugging Percentage
    TRI = Triple W = Win
    WHIP = Walks + Hits / Innings Pitch WP = Wild Pitch
     

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      Celebrating Music Education Spirit Week Video included

      Updated:

      We are celebrating kids who rock with Music Education Spirit Week! Lorri Naylor, a Lowry Elementary School teacher and a part of the Hillsborough County Elementary Music Educators Council, fills us in on the festivities.
      More>>

      • Great Stuff

      USF 'Young Innovator' creates anti-bully band Video included

      Updated:

      Every year, USF holds their Young Innovator Competition, encouraging kids between kindergarten and 8th grade to invent something new or improve upon something that already exists. Meet Alexis Martin, this year's winner. The Anti-Bully Band she invented is her plan to stop bullying. More>>

      Tournament to honor Spring Hill firefighter Video included

      Updated:

      In 2010, James Santella, a firefighter from Spring Hill, started having trouble putting his gear on. Shortly after, he was diagnosed with ALS, also known as Lou Gehrig's Disease.
      More>>

      Boys and Girls Clubs of the Suncoast 'Youth of the Year' Video included

      Updated:

      Boys and Girls Clubs play a vital role in communities across the country. Here in the Bay Area, the Boys and Girls Clubs of the Suncoast serve as a safe place for local kids to learn and grow. Each year, they select somebody who promotes service to the club and shows strong moral character and academic success as their Youth of the Year. Recently, Kassindjaa Montague was given this honor. She sits down with Jenn to tell us her story. More>>

      Furry friends from Suncoast Animal League stop by Video included

      Updated:

      The Suncoast Animal League is a non-profit, no-kill, no-time limit animal rescue agency located in Palm Harbor. Executive Director Rick Chaboudy More>>

      8 fun things to do in Tampa Bay this weekend | February 14-15

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      See 8 fun things happening this weekend in Tampa Bay!
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      News Now: Tampa Port Authority's President talks growth at the port Video included

      Updated:

      Port Tampa Bay just had their annual State of the Port Luncheon. This week Tampa Port Authority's President and CEO, Paul Anderson, stopped by to give us further insight.  More>>

      Deaf Literacy Center to hold first-ever silent dinner Video included

      Updated:

      For the first time ever in the Tampa Bay area, the Deaf Literacy Center is holding a 100% voices off silent dinner. Everybody working at the restaurant this evening will be deaf or hard of hearing, including servers, cashiers, and bartenders. The event is taking place on February 15th at 4pm at Farmer Boy Restaurant in Clearwater. Pattie Sanchez from The Diversity Initiative, Pinellas Public Library Cooperative's Deaf Literacy Coordinator Rosa Rodriguez, and volunteer/advocate Jenny Locy stop... More>>

      News Now: Media General CEO talks about his career, future for company Video included

      Updated:

      In December, LIN Media and Media General merged to create the second largest broadcasting company in the country. The former CEO and President of LIN Media, Vince Sadusky, was placed at the helm of the new and improved Media General. More>>

      Bill Schifino, Jr talks about being President-Elect of the Florida Bar Video included

      Updated:

      Earlier this month, Bill Schifino, Jr. was announced as the 2015-16 President-Elect of the Florida Bar. Schifino comes to this position with a strong resume. More>>

      Trio sets off on 900 mile trek across Florida Video included

      Updated:

      Joe Guthrie, Mallory Lykes Dimmitt, and Carlton Ward Jr. are embarking on a journey of a lifetime. The trio are setting off on a 70-day, 900 mile trek across the state???without any automobiles.
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      • Heath Matters: Trinity Spine Center

        Heath Matters: Trinity Spine Center

        Friday, January 16 2015 12:49 PM EST2015-01-16 17:49:27 GMT
        Trinity Spine Center uses Stem Cells for Back Pain.Stem cells are master cells of the body that are available for repairing damaged tissues and organs including spine discs and cartilage cushions in the joints.
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        Friday, March 6 2015 8:04 AM EST2015-03-06 13:04:11 GMT
        A slow-moving cold front brings clouds and cooler temperatures to Tampa Bay. There's only a 20% chance of a shower.
        A slow-moving cold front brings clouds and cooler temperatures to Tampa Bay. There's only a 20% chance of a shower.
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