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    • Heath Matters: Trinity Spine Center

      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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    • Rainy weekend in Tampa Bay

      Rainy weekend in Tampa Bay

      Saturday, February 28 2015 5:04 PM EST2015-02-28 22:04:28 GMT
      "After a wet Saturday, we are not expecting to see as much rainfall across the Tampa Bay area on Sunday," said Storm Team 8 Meteorologist Julie Phillips. 
      "After a wet Saturday, we are not expecting to see as much rainfall across the Tampa Bay area on Sunday," said Storm Team 8 Meteorologist Julie Phillips. 
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    Pittsburgh «000120102690
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    Preview | Matchup | Lineup | Log | Wrap | Box
    W:T.Watson(5-1) L:R.Cruz(1-1) S:J.Hanrahan (31)
    HR: PIT- M.McKenry (9), A.Presley (7) HOU- B.Francisco (1), C.Johnson (8)



    Pittsburgh Top 1st
    - UMPIRES: Home,Alan Porter; First, David Rackley; Second, Jim Wolf; Third, Derryl Cousins;
    - Starling Marte grounded out short to first. None on with one out and Alex Presley due up.
    - Alex Presley struck out looking. None on with two outs and Andrew McCutchen due up.
    - Andrew McCutchen grounded out short to first to end the inning.

    Houston Bottom 1st
    - Jose Altuve struck out swinging. None on with one out and Marwin Gonzalez due up.
    - Marwin Gonzalez grounded out first to pitcher. None on with two outs and Chris Johnson due up.
    - Chris Johnson doubled to center. Runner on second with two outs and Scott Moore due up.
    - Scott Moore fouled out to catcher to end the inning.

    Pittsburgh Top 2nd
    - Garrett Jones struck out swinging. None on with one out and Neil Walker due up.
    - Neil Walker struck out swinging. None on with two outs and Pedro Alvarez due up.
    - Pedro Alvarez grounded out third to first to end the inning.

    Houston Bottom 2nd
    - J.D. Martinez singled to left. Runner on first with none out and Justin Maxwell due up.
    - Justin Maxwell singled to right. On the play, J.D. Martinez advances to second. Runners on first and second with none out and Ben Francisco due up.
    - Ben Francisco singled to center scoring J.D. Martinez with none out. On the play, Justin Maxwell advances to third. Runners on first and third with Chris Snyder due up.
    - Chris Snyder struck out swinging. Runners on first and third with one out and Jordan Lyles due up.
    - Jordan Lyles sacrifice bunt scored Justin Maxwell with one out. Lyles safe at first. On the play, Ben Francisco advanced to second. Runners on first and second with Jose Altuve due up.
    - Jose Altuve grounded into a fielder`s choice, short to second. Jordan Lyles out at second. Ben Francisco advances to third. Runners on first and third with two outs and Marwin Gonzalez due up.
    - Jose Altuve stole second. Runners on second and third with two outs and Marwin Gonzalez at the plate.
    - Marwin Gonzalez flied out to center to end the inning.

    Pittsburgh Top 3rd
    - Michael McKenry flied out to center. None on with one out and Clint Barmes due up.
    - Clint Barmes struck out looking. None on with two outs and Jeff Karstens due up.
    - Jeff Karstens grounded out pitcher to first to end the inning.

    Houston Bottom 3rd
    - Chris Johnson lead-off Home Run (8) to left. Scott Moore due up.
    - Scott Moore popped out to second. None on with one out and J.D. Martinez due up.
    - J.D. Martinez struck out swinging. None on with two outs and Justin Maxwell due up.
    - Justin Maxwell struck out swinging to end the inning.

    Pittsburgh Top 4th
    - Starling Marte grounded out short to first. None on with one out and Alex Presley due up.
    - Alex Presley one-out, solo Home Run (7) to right. Andrew McCutchen due up.
    - Andrew McCutchen doubled to center. Runner on second with one out and Garrett Jones due up.
    - Garrett Jones grounded out short to first. On the play, Andrew McCutchen advances to third. Runner on third with two outs and Neil Walker due up.
    - Neil Walker grounded out to first to end the inning.

    Houston Bottom 4th
    - Ben Francisco lead-off Home Run (1) to left. Chris Snyder due up.
    - Chris Snyder struck out swinging. None on with one out and Jordan Lyles due up.
    - Jordan Lyles struck out looking. None on with two outs and Jose Altuve due up.
    - Jose Altuve lined out to center to end the inning.

    Pittsburgh Top 5th
    - Pedro Alvarez singled to right. Runner on first with none out and Michael McKenry due up.
    - Michael McKenry none-out, two-run Home Run (9) to left scored Pedro Alvarez. Clint Barmes due up.
    - Clint Barmes struck out swinging. None on with one out and Jeff Karstens due up.
    - Jeff Karstens struck out swinging. None on with two outs and Starling Marte due up.
    - Starling Marte struck out swinging to end the inning.

    Houston Bottom 5th
    - Marwin Gonzalez struck out looking. None on with one out and Chris Johnson due up.
    - Chris Johnson walked. Runner on first with one out and Scott Moore due up.
    - Chris Johnson advances to second on a wild pitch. Runner on second with one out and Scott Moore at the plate.
    - Scott Moore walked. Runners on first and second with one out and J.D. Martinez due up.
    - J.D. Martinez flied out to right. Runners on first and second with two outs and Justin Maxwell due up.
    - Justin Maxwell walked. Bases loaded with two outs and Ben Francisco due up.
    - Ben Francisco grounded into a fielder`s choice, short to second. On the play, Justin Maxwell out at second to end the inning.

    Pittsburgh Top 6th
    - Alex Presley infield single to second. Runner on first with none out and Andrew McCutchen due up.
    - Andrew McCutchen flied out to right. Runner on first with one out and Garrett Jones due up.
    - Garrett Jones singled to center. On the play, Alex Presley advances to third. Jones advanced to second on throw. Runners on second and third with one out and Neil Walker due up.
    -
    - Neil Walker grounded out third to first. Runners on second and third with two outs and Pedro Alvarez due up.
    - Pedro Alvarez struck out swinging to end the inning.

    Houston Bottom 6th
    - Chris Resop starts the inning for the Pirates.
    - Chris Snyder flied out to left. None on with one out and Jordan Lyles due up.
    - Jordan Lyles flied out to center. None on with two outs and Jose Altuve due up.
    - Jose Altuve singled to left. Runner on first with two outs and Marwin Gonzalez due up.
    - Marwin Gonzalez fouled out to third to end the inning.

    Pittsburgh Top 7th
    - Michael McKenry doubled to left. Runner on second with none out and Clint Barmes due up.
    - Fernando Rodriguez enters the game for the Astros with a runner on second and none out.
    - Clint Barmes sacrifice bunt to catcher. On the play, Michael McKenry advances to third. Runner on third with one out and Chris Resop due up.
    - Josh Harrison is pinch-hitting for Chris Resop.
    - Pinch-Hitter Josh Harrison sacrifice fly to left scored Michael McKenry with two out. None on and Starling Marte due up.
    - Starling Marte struck out looking to end the inning.

    Houston Bottom 7th
    - Jared Hughes starts the inning for the Pirates.
    - Chris Johnson tripled to center. Runner on third with none out and Scott Moore due up.
    - Scott Moore grounded out to first. Runner on third with one out and J.D. Martinez due up.
    - J.D. Martinez singled to center scoring Chris Johnson with one out. Runner on first and Justin Maxwell due up.
    - Justin Maxwell singled to center. On the play, J.D. Martinez advances to second. Runners on first and second with one out and Ben Francisco due up.
    - Ben Francisco struck out swinging. Runners on first and second with two outs and Chris Snyder due up.
    - Chris Snyder walked. Bases loaded with two outs and Fernando Rodriguez due up.
    - Matt Downs is pinch-hitting for Fernando Rodriguez.
    - Pinch-Hitter Matt Downs grounded into a fielder`s choice to third. On the play, Justin Maxwell out at third to end the inning.

    Pittsburgh Top 8th
    - Wesley Wright starts the inning for the Astros.
    - Alex Presley grounded out second to first. None on with one out and Andrew McCutchen due up.
    - Defensive switch from pitcher to right field for Wesley Wright.
    - Wilton Lopez enters the game for the Astors with none on and one out, batting 7th.
    - Andrew McCutchen doubled to center. Runner on second with one out and Garrett Jones due up.
    - Defensive switch from right field to pitcher for Wesley Wright.
    - Brian Bogusevic replaced Wilton Lopez batting 7th, playing right field.
    - Garrett Jones flied out to center. On the play, Andrew McCutchen advances to third. Runner on third with two outs and Neil Walker due up.
    - Neil Walker grounded out third to first to end the inning.

    Houston Bottom 8th
    - Tony Watson starts the inning for the Pirates.
    - Jose Altuve flied out to right. None on with one out and Marwin Gonzalez due up.
    - Marwin Gonzalez struck out looking. None on with two outs and Chris Johnson due up.
    - Chris Johnson struck out swinging to end the inning.

    Pittsburgh Top 9th
    - Pedro Alvarez struck out swinging. None on with one out and Michael McKenry due up.
    - Rhiner Cruz enters the game for the Astros with none on and one out.
    - Michael McKenry singled to left. Runner on first with one out and Clint Barmes due up.
    - Jordy Mercer is pinch-running for Michael McKenry.
    - Drew Sutton is pinch-hitting for Clint Barmes.
    - Pinch-Hitter Drew Sutton walked. Runners on first and second with one out and Tony Watson due up.
    - Casey McGehee is pinch-hitting for Tony Watson.
    - Pinch-Hitter Casey McGehee walked. Bases loaded with one out and Starling Marte due up.
    - Xavier Cedeno enters the game for the Astros with the bases loaded and one out.
    - Starling Marte sacrifice fly to center scored Jordy Mercer with two out. On the play, Drew Sutton advances to third. Runners on first and third with Alex Presley due up.
    - Rod Barajas is pinch-hitting for Alex Presley.
    - Xavier Cedeno wild pitch scored Drew Sutton with two out. Runner on second and Rod Barajas at the plate.
    - Pinch-Hitter Rod Barajas popped out to first to end the inning.

    Houston Bottom 9th
    - Rod Barajas remains in the game playing catcher.
    - Jordy Mercer remains in the game playing shortstop.
    - Drew Sutton remains in the game playing right field.
    - Joel Hanrahan starts the inning for the Pirates.
    - Scott Moore struck out swinging. None on with one out and J.D. Martinez due up.
    - J.D. Martinez singled to right. Runner on first with one out and Justin Maxwell due up.
    - Jordan Schafer is pinch-running for J.D. Martinez.
    - Jordan Schafer stole second. Runner on second with one out and Justin Maxwell at the plate.
    - Justin Maxwell struck out swinging. Runner on second with two outs and Brian Bogusevic due up.
    - Brian Bogusevic fouled out to third to end the game.

    Pittsburgh 6, Houston 5


    Final
    - Confirmed
    - WP: T.Watson (5-1); LP:R.Cruz (1-1); S:J.Hanrahan (31).

    Pittsburgh 6, Houston 5

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      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>>

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      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

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      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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      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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      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>>

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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>>

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      Trio sets off on 900 mile trek across Florida Video included

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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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      • Rainy weekend in Tampa Bay

        Rainy weekend in Tampa Bay

        Saturday, February 28 2015 5:04 PM EST2015-02-28 22:04:28 GMT
        "After a wet Saturday, we are not expecting to see as much rainfall across the Tampa Bay area on Sunday," said Storm Team 8 Meteorologist Julie Phillips. 
        "After a wet Saturday, we are not expecting to see as much rainfall across the Tampa Bay area on Sunday," said Storm Team 8 Meteorologist Julie Phillips. 
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