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    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

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

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    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

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

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    News Now: Tampa Port Authority's President talks growth at the port Video included

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

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    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

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    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

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    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

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    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

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      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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    Final123456789RHE
    Minnesota «1001000024111
    Houston100010000292
    Preview | Matchup | Lineup | Log | Wrap | Box
    W:B.Duensing(3-2) L:J.Fields(2-5) S:G.Perkins (29)
    HR: MIN- None HOU- C.Carter (26), J.Altuve (5)



    ***   Houston Bottom 9th   ***

    - Robbie Grossman grounded out to first to end the game.
    - Gregorio Petit grounded out pitcher to first. On the play, Jake Marisnick advances to second. Runner on second with two outs and Robbie Grossman due up.
    - Jake Marisnick singled to left. Runner on first with one out and Gregorio Petit due up.
    - Jonathan Singleton struck out looking. None on with one out and Jake Marisnick due up.
    - Glen Perkins starts the inning for the Twins.

    Minnesota 4, Houston 2


    ***   Minnesota Top 9th   ***

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    - Kennys Vargas struck out swinging to end the inning.
    - Joe Mauer singled to left scoring Jordan Schafer and Brian Dozier with two out. Joe Mauer advanced to second on the throw. Runner on second and Kennys Vargas due up.
    - Brian Dozier walked. Runners on first and second with two outs and Joe Mauer due up.
    - Jordan Schafer stole second. Runner on second with two outs and Brian Dozier at the plate.
    - Danny Santana fouled out to third. Runner on first with two outs and Brian Dozier due up.
    - Jordan Schafer walked. Runner on first with one out and Danny Santana due up.
    - Eduardo Escobar struck out swinging. None on with one out and Jordan Schafer due up.
    - Josh Fields starts the inning for the Astros.

    Minnesota 2, Houston 2


    ***   Houston Bottom 8th   ***

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    - Domingo Santana struck out swinging to end the inning.
    - Jason Castro lined out to left. None on with two outs and Domingo Santana due up.
    - Brian Duensing enters the game for the Twins with none on and one out.
    - Matt Dominguez struck out swinging. None on with one out and Jason Castro due up.

    Minnesota 2, Houston 2


    ***   Minnesota Top 8th   ***

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    - Chris Parmelee singled to right. On the play, Trevor Plouffe thrown out at home, right to catcher, to end the inning.
    - Kurt Suzuki grounded out third to first. Runner on second with two outs and Chris Parmelee due up.
    - Trevor Plouffe advanced to second on a Jason Castro passed ball. Runner on second with one out and Kurt Suzuki at the plate.
    - Trevor Plouffe singled to center. Runner on first with one out and Kurt Suzuki due up.
    - Kennys Vargas grounded out second to first. None on with one out and Trevor Plouffe due up.

    Minnesota 2, Houston 2


    ***   Houston Bottom 7th   ***

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    - Chris Carter flied out to left to end the inning.
    - Jose Altuve grounded out short to first. None on with two outs and Chris Carter due up.
    - Robbie Grossman lined out to left. None on with one out and Jose Altuve due up.
    - Ryan Pressly starts the inning for the Twins.

    Minnesota 2, Houston 2


    ***   Minnesota Top 7th   ***

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    - Joe Mauer lined into an unassisted double play to first. On the play, Brian Dozier doubled off at first to end the inning.
    - Brian Dozier reached first on Jake Buchanan`s missed catch error. Runner on first with one out and Joe Mauer due up.
    - Danny Santana caught stealing second, catcher to short. None on with one out and Brian Dozier at the plate.
    - Danny Santana bunt singled to catcher. Runner on first with none out and Brian Dozier due up.

    Minnesota 2, Houston 2


    ***   Houston Bottom 6th   ***

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    - Gregorio Petit flied out to center to end the inning.
    - Jake Marisnick picked off and caught stealing second, pitcher to first to short. None on with two outs and Gregorio Petit at the plate.
    - Jake Marisnick singled to center. Runner on first with one out and Gregorio Petit due up.
    - Jonathan Singleton flied out to right. None on with one out and Jake Marisnick due up.

    Minnesota 2, Houston 2


    ***   Minnesota Top 6th   ***

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    - Jordan Schafer grounded out second to first to end the inning.
    - Eduardo Escobar walked. Runner on first with two outs and Jordan Schafer due up.
    - Chris Parmelee lined out to second. None on with two outs and Eduardo Escobar due up.
    - Kurt Suzuki struck out swinging. None on with one out and Chris Parmelee due up.
    - Jake Buchanan starts the inning for the Astros.

    Minnesota 2, Houston 2


    ***   Houston Bottom 5th   ***

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    - Domingo Santana grounded out second to first to end the inning.
    - Jason Castro struck out looking. Runner on first with two outs and Domingo Santana due up.
    - Matt Dominguez singled to center. Runner on first with one out and Jason Castro due up.
    - Chris Carter one-out, solo Home Run (26) to left. Matt Dominguez due up.
    - Jose Altuve flied out to center. None on with one out and Chris Carter due up.

    Minnesota 2, Houston 1


    ***   Minnesota Top 5th   ***

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    - Trevor Plouffe struck out swinging to end the inning.
    - Kennys Vargas grounded out second to first. None on with two outs and Trevor Plouffe due up.
    - Joe Mauer lined out to center. None on with one out and Kennys Vargas due up.

    Minnesota 2, Houston 1


    ***   Houston Bottom 4th   ***

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    - Robbie Grossman flied out to right to end the inning.
    - Gregorio Petit struck out swinging. Runners on first and second and with two outs and Robbie Grossman due up.
    - Jake Marisnick singled to left. On the play, Jonathan Singleton advances to second. Runners on first and second with one out and Gregorio Petit due up.
    - Jonathan Singleton walked. Runner on first with one out and Jake Marisnick due up.
    - Domingo Santana struck out swinging. None on with one out and Jonathan Singleton due up.

    Minnesota 2, Houston 1


    ***   Minnesota Top 4th   ***

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    - Brian Dozier flied out to left to end the inning.
    - Eduardo Escobar scored on Brad Peacock`s pickoff attempt throwing error with two out. Danny Santana advanced to third. Runner on third and Brian Dozier at the plate.
    - Danny Santana singled to short. On the play, Eduardo Escobar advances to third. Runners on first and third with two outs and Brian Dozier due up.
    - Jordan Schafer struck out looking. Runner on second with two outs and Danny Santana due up.
    - Eduardo Escobar doubled to right. Runner on second with one out and Jordan Schafer due up.
    - Chris Parmelee struck out looking. None on with one out and Eduardo Escobar due up.

    Minnesota 1, Houston 1


    ***   Houston Bottom 3rd   ***

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    - Jason Castro grounded out second to first to end the inning.
    - Matt Dominguez lined out to center. Runner on second with two outs and Jason Castro due up.
    - Chris Carter flied out to center. On the play, Jose Altuve advanced to second. Runner on second with one out and Matt Dominguez due up.
    - Jose Altuve singled to center. Runner on first with none out and Chris Carter due up.

    Minnesota 1, Houston 1


    ***   Minnesota Top 3rd   ***

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    - Kurt Suzuki flied out to left to end the inning.
    - Trevor Plouffe fouled out to first. Runners on first and third with two outs and Kurt Suzuki due up.
    - Kennys Vargas singled to short. On the play, Joe Mauer advances to third. Runners on first and third with one out and Trevor Plouffe due up.
    - Joe Mauer doubled to left. Runner on second with one out and Kennys Vargas due up.
    - Brian Dozier flied out to right. None on with one out and Joe Mauer due up.

    Minnesota 1, Houston 1


    ***   Houston Bottom 2nd   ***

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    - Robbie Grossman grounded into a double play, second to short to first, to end the inning. On the play, Gregorio Petit out at second.
    - Gregorio Petit walked. Bases loaded with one out and Robbie Grossman due up.
    - Jake Marisnick bunt singled to pitcher. On the play, Jonathan Singleton advanced to third Tommy Milone`s throwing error. Jake Marisnick advanced to second. Runners on second and third with one out and Gregorio Petit due up.
    - Jonathan Singleton singled to third. Runner on first with one out and Jake Marisnick due up.
    - Domingo Santana struck out swinging. None on with one out and Jonathan Singleton due up.

    Minnesota 1, Houston 1


    ***   Minnesota Top 2nd   ***

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    - Danny Santana flied out to right to end the inning.
    - Jordan Schafer lined out to center. Runner on second with two outs and Danny Santana due up.
    - Eduardo Escobar doubled to right. Runner on second with one out and Jordan Schafer due up.
    - Chris Parmelee struck out swinging. None on with one out and Eduardo Escobar due up.

    Minnesota 1, Houston 1


    ***   Houston Bottom 1st   ***

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    - Jason Castro fouled out to catcher to end the inning.
    - Matt Dominguez grounded into a fielder`s choice, short to second. On the play, Chris Carter out at second. Runner on first with two outs and Jason Castro due up.
    - Chris Carter walked. Runner on first with one out and Matt Dominguez due up.
    - Jose Altuve one-out, solo Home Run (5) to left. Chris Carter due up.
    - Robbie Grossman struck out looking. None on with one out and Jose Altuve due up.

    Minnesota 1, Houston 0


    ***   Minnesota Top 1st   ***

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    - Kurt Suzuki lined out to center to end the inning.
    - Trevor Plouffe grounded into a fielder`s choice, short to second, scoring Danny Santana with two out. Joe Mauer out at second. Brian Dozier advances to third. Runners on first and third and Kurt Suzuki due up.
    - Kennys Vargas struck out swinging. Bases loaded with one out and Trevor Plouffe due up.
    - Joe Mauer walked. Bases loaded with none out and Kennys Vargas due up.
    - Brian Dozier doubled to left. On the play, Danny Santana advances to third. Runners on second and third with none out and Joe Mauer due up.
    - Danny Santana singled to right. Runner on first with none out and Brian Dozier due up.
    - UMPIRES: Home,Bob Davidson; First, Bill Welke; Second, James Hoye; Third, Adrian Johnson;


    Final123456789RHE
    Minnesota «1001000024111
    Houston100010000292
    Preview | Matchup | Lineup | Log | Wrap | Box
    W:B.Duensing(3-2) L:J.Fields(2-5) S:G.Perkins (29)
    HR: MIN- None HOU- C.Carter (26), J.Altuve (5)


    MinnesotaABRHRBI2B3BHRWKAVG
    Danny Santana CF513000000.322
    Brian Dozier 2B411010010.240
    Joe Mauer 1B402110010.274
    Kennys Vargas DH501000002.286
    Trevor Plouffe 3B401100001.249
    Kurt Suzuki C400000001.301
    Chris Parmelee RF401000002.253
    Eduardo Escobar SS312020011.278
    Jordan Schafer LF310000011.263
    Totals36411240048 
     
    HoustonABRHRBI2B3BHRWKAVG
    Robbie Grossman RF500000001.198
    Jose Altuve 2B412100100.336
    Chris Carter DH311100110.227
    Matt Dominguez 3B401000001.233
    Jason Castro C400000001.231
    Domingo Santana LF400000003.000
    Jonathan Singleton 1B301000011.193
    Jake Marisnick CF404000000.316
    Gregorio Petit SS300000011.258
    Totals3429200238 


    E_T.Milone, B.Peacock, J.Buchanan. LOB_Minnesota 9, Houston 8. 2B_B.Dozier, J.Mauer, E.Escobar 2. HR_C.Carter (26) off T.Milone, J.Altuve (5) off T.Milone. SB_J.Schafer (5). CS_D.Santana, J.Marisnick. GIDP_R.Grossman. DP_Minnesota 1 (B.Dozier, E.Escobar and J.Mauer); Houston 1 (J.Singleton).

    MinnesotaIPHRERBBSOHRPC-STERA
    Tommy Milone6.082235297-583.52
    Ryan Pressly1.100001014-100.82
    Brian Duensing (W 3-2)0.200001016-102.30
    Glen Perkins (S 29)1.010001015-112.68
     
    HoustonIPHRERBBSOHRPC-STERA
    Brad Peacock5.0721150115-775.25
    Jake Buchanan3.030011037-254.30
    Josh Fields (L 2-5)1.012222030-154.84


    PB_J.Castro.
    T_3:20. A_15569.
    Umpires_Home,Bob Davidson; First, Bill Welke; Second, James Hoye; Third, Adrian Johnson.
    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

      Updated:

      See 8 fun things happening this weekend in Tampa Bay!
      More>>

      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>>

      8 fun things to do in Tampa Bay this weekend | February 7-8 Video included

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      See 8 fun things happening this weekend in Tampa Bay!
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      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.
      More>>

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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.
        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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