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    Trio talks about 900 mile trek across Florida Video included

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    You may remember these familiar faces. Mallory Lykes Dimmitt and Joe Guthrie stopped by Great 38 News Now in January before they set off on their 900 mile trek across the state of Florida. More>>

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    News Now: JDRF is walking for a cure Video included

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    JDRF is walking for a cure. Their goal is to create a world without type 1 diabetes. To help raise awareness and funds, they are holding a 5k walk on April 11th at Amalie Arena. Nicole Johnson and Tim Rivers stopped by to fill us in and to share their stories of living with diabetes. More>>

    News Now: Morgan Auto Group Charity Polo Classic Video included

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    The Morgan Auto Group Charity Polo Classic took place on the 21st. The ladies put on their big hats and the men donned their bowties, and we raised a lot of money for Big Brothers, Big Sisters and Children's Cancer Center. This recap is brought to you by Marco's Pizza, who graciously donated $2,000 during the event. More>>

    St Pete pet shelter reminds about vaccination Video included

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    Natalia Lima from Friends of Strays brought Vixen by the studio to remind us of the importance of vaccinating your pets. More>>

    Pinellas deputy who broke up beach fight tells how he did it Video included

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    Pinellas County Sheriff's deputy Sgt. Bryan Bingham went viral a few weeks ago when a video surfaced of him breaking up a fight on St. Pete Beach. More>>

    New centre opens doors to business women in Tampa Bay Video included

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    Florida ranks fourth in the country for the number of women-owned businesses, contributing $77.4 billion to the state's economy. More>>

    News Now: Charity Polo Classic Video included

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    Every year, Morgan Auto Group hosts their annual Charity Polo Classic. It's an event unlike any other in this area.This year, it is taking place on March 21st and benefits Big Brothers Big Sisters of Tampa Bay and Children's Cancer Center. More>>

    Celebrating Music Education Spirit Week

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

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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

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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'

    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>>

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    • Isolated showers Sunday afternoon

      Isolated showers Sunday afternoon

      Sunday, April 19 2015 11:17 AM EDT2015-04-19 15:17:19 GMT
      SUNDAY: 30% Rain Chance; Highs near 86
      SUNDAY: 30% Rain Chance; Highs near 86
    • Heath Matters: Trinity Spine Center

      Heath Matters: Trinity Spine Center

      Wednesday, March 18 2015 11:05 AM EDT2015-03-18 15:05:08 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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    NY Mets «010000101380
    Preview | Matchup | Lineup | Log | Wrap | Box
    W:B.Parnell(4-0) L:J.Grilli(0-1)
    HR: PIT- P.Alvarez (6) NYM- None



    Pittsburgh Top 1st
    - UMPIRES: Home,Rob Drake; First, Sam Holbrook; Second, Joe West; Third, Andy Fletcher;
    - Starling Marte struck out swinging. None on with one out and Travis Snider due up.
    - Travis Snider walked. Runner on first with one out and Andrew McCutchen due up.
    - Andrew McCutchen struck out swinging. Runner on first with two outs and Garrett Jones due up.
    - Garrett Jones grounded out to first to end the inning.

    NY Mets Bottom 1st
    - Ruben Tejada flied out to center. None on with one out and Daniel Murphy due up.
    - Daniel Murphy grounded out first to pitcher. None on with two outs and David Wright due up.
    - David Wright grounded out to first to end the inning.

    Pittsburgh Top 2nd
    - Russell Martin grounded out short to first. None on with one out and Pedro Alvarez due up.
    - Pedro Alvarez flied out to center. None on with two outs and Brandon Inge due up.
    - Brandon Inge was hit-by-pitch. Runner on first with two outs and Clint Barmes due up.
    - Clint Barmes grounded into a fielder`s choice, short to second. On the play, Brandon Inge out at second to end the inning.

    NY Mets Bottom 2nd
    - John Buck singled to right. Runner on first with none out and Justin Turner due up.
    - Justin Turner singled to center. On the play, John Buck advances to third and Justin Turner was tagged out at second, center to second. Runner on third with one out and Marlon Byrd due up.
    - Marlon Byrd sacrifice fly out to right scored John Buck. None on with two outs and Andrew Brown due up.
    - Andrew Brown walked. Runner on first with two outs and Juan Lagares due up.
    - Juan Lagares singled to left. On the play, Andrew Brown advances to second. Runners on first and second with two outs and Dillon Gee due up.
    - Dillon Gee flied out to right to end the inning.

    Pittsburgh Top 3rd
    - Jeff Locke grounded out third to first. None on with one out and Starling Marte due up.
    - Starling Marte grounded out short to first. None on with two outs and Travis Snider due up.
    - Travis Snider walked. Runner on first with two outs and Andrew McCutchen due up.
    - Andrew McCutchen singled to center. On the play, Travis Snider advances to third. Runners on first and third with two outs and Garrett Jones due up.
    - Garrett Jones flied out to left to end the inning.

    NY Mets Bottom 3rd
    - Ruben Tejada grounded out second to first. None on with one out and Daniel Murphy due up.
    - Daniel Murphy grounded out to first. None on with two outs and David Wright due up.
    - David Wright walked. Runner on first with two outs and John Buck due up.
    - John Buck lined out to right to end the inning.

    Pittsburgh Top 4th
    - Russell Martin lined out to right. None on with one out and Pedro Alvarez due up.
    - Pedro Alvarez singled to second. Runner on first with one out and Brandon Inge due up.
    - Brandon Inge grounded into a double play, short to second to first. On the play, Pedro Alvarez out at second to end the inning.

    NY Mets Bottom 4th
    - Justin Turner walked. Runner on first with none out and Marlon Byrd due up.
    - Marlon Byrd struck out looking. Runner on first with one out and Andrew Brown due up.
    - Andrew Brown flied out to right. Runner on first with two outs and Juan Lagares due up.
    - Juan Lagares grounded out short to first to end the inning.

    Pittsburgh Top 5th
    - Clint Barmes singled to left. Runner on first with none out and Jeff Locke due up.
    - Jeff Locke sacrifice bunt from pitcher to second. On the play, Clint Barmes advances to second. Runner on second with one out and Starling Marte due up.
    - Starling Marte struck out swinging, catcher to first. Runner on second with two outs and Travis Snider due up.
    - Travis Snider popped out to second to end the inning.

    NY Mets Bottom 5th
    - Dillon Gee popped out to first. None on with one out and Ruben Tejada due up.
    - Ruben Tejada struck out swinging. None on with two outs and Daniel Murphy due up.
    - Daniel Murphy grounded out to first to end the inning.

    Pittsburgh Top 6th
    - Andrew McCutchen singled to left. Runner on first with none out and Garrett Jones due up.
    - Garrett Jones singled to right. On the play, Andrew McCutchen advances to third. Runners on first and third with none out and Russell Martin due up.
    - Russell Martin was hit-by-pitch. Bases loaded with none out and Pedro Alvarez due up.
    - Brandon Lyon enters the game for the Mets with the bases loaded and none out, batting 9th.
    - Pedro Alvarez sacrifice fly out to center scored Andrew McCutchen. Runners on first and second and with one out and Brandon Inge due up.
    - Brandon Inge popped out to second. Runners on first and second and with two outs and Clint Barmes due up.
    - Clint Barmes grounded out short to first to end the inning.

    NY Mets Bottom 6th
    - David Wright flied out to left. None on with one out and John Buck due up.
    - John Buck struck out swinging. None on with two outs and Justin Turner due up.
    - Justin Turner flied out to right to end the inning.

    Pittsburgh Top 7th
    - Jose Tabata is pinch-hitting for Jeff Locke.
    - Pinch-Hitter Jose Tabata singled to left. Runner on first with none out and Starling Marte due up.
    - Starling Marte sacrifice bunt from pitcher to first. On the play, Jose Tabata advances to second. Runner on second with one out and Travis Snider due up.
    - Scott Rice enters the game for the Mets with a runner on second and one out, batting 5th.
    - Ike Davis is now at first base for the Mets, batting 9th.
    - Gaby Sanchez is pinch-hitting for Travis Snider.
    - Pinch-Hitter Gaby Sanchez flied out to left. Runner on second with two outs and Andrew McCutchen due up.
    - Andrew McCutchen intentionally walked. Runners on first and second with two outs and Garrett Jones due up.
    - Garrett Jones struck out swinging to end the inning.

    NY Mets Bottom 7th
    - Tony Watson starts the inning for the Pirates, batting 2nd.
    - Jose Tabata is now in right field for the Pirates.
    - Marlon Byrd grounded out short to first. None on with one out and Andrew Brown due up.
    - Andrew Brown singled to right. Runner on first with one out and Juan Lagares due up.
    - Juan Lagares struck out swinging. Runner on first with two outs and Ike Davis due up.
    - Ike Davis doubled to right center scoring Andrew Brown. Runner on second with two outs and Ruben Tejada due up.
    - Ruben Tejada grounded out short to first to end the inning.

    Pittsburgh Top 8th
    - LaTroy Hawkins starts the inning for the Mets, batting 5th.
    - Russell Martin grounded out short to first. None on with one out and Pedro Alvarez due up.
    - Pedro Alvarez one-out, solo Home Run (6) to right center. Brandon Inge due up.
    - Brandon Inge struck out swinging. None on with two outs and Clint Barmes due up.
    - Clint Barmes struck out looking to end the inning.

    NY Mets Bottom 8th
    - Mark Melancon starts the inning for the Pirates, batting 2nd.
    - Daniel Murphy grounded out to first. None on with one out and David Wright due up.
    - David Wright singled to center. Runner on first with one out and John Buck due up.
    - John Buck struck out swinging. Runner on first with two outs and LaTroy Hawkins due up.
    - Lucas Duda is pinch-hitting for LaTroy Hawkins.
    - Pinch-Hitter Lucas Duda grounded out second to first to end the inning.

    Pittsburgh Top 9th
    - Bobby Parnell starts the inning for the Mets, batting 5th.
    - Jose Tabata singled to center. Runner on first with none out and Starling Marte due up.
    - Starling Marte struck out swinging. Runner on first with one out and Mark Melancon due up.
    - Jordy Mercer is pinch-hitting for Mark Melancon.
    - Pinch-Hitter Jordy Mercer grounded into a fielder`s choice, short to second. On the play, Jose Tabata out at second. Runner on first with two outs and Andrew McCutchen due up.
    - Andrew McCutchen flied out to center to end the inning.

    NY Mets Bottom 9th
    - Jason Grilli starts the inning for the Pirates, batting 2nd.
    - Marlon Byrd singled to second. Runner on first with none out and Andrew Brown due up.
    - Andrew Brown sacrifice bunt from catcher to second. On the play, Marlon Byrd advances to second. Runner on second with one out and Juan Lagares due up.
    - Mike Baxter is pinch-hitting for Juan Lagares.
    - Pinch-Hitter Mike Baxter singled to center scoring Marlon Byrd with one out to end the game.
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    Pittsburgh 2, NY Mets 3


    Final
    - Confirmed
    - WP: B.Parnell (4-0); LP:J.Grilli (0-1).

    Pittsburgh 2, NY Mets 3

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      Trio talks about 900 mile trek across Florida Video included

      Updated:

      You may remember these familiar faces. Mallory Lykes Dimmitt and Joe Guthrie stopped by Great 38 News Now in January before they set off on their 900 mile trek across the state of Florida. More>>

      • Great Stuff

      News Now: JDRF is walking for a cure Video included

      Updated:

      JDRF is walking for a cure. Their goal is to create a world without type 1 diabetes. To help raise awareness and funds, they are holding a 5k walk on April 11th at Amalie Arena. Nicole Johnson and Tim Rivers stopped by to fill us in and to share their stories of living with diabetes. More>>

      News Now: Morgan Auto Group Charity Polo Classic Video included

      Updated:

      The Morgan Auto Group Charity Polo Classic took place on the 21st. The ladies put on their big hats and the men donned their bowties, and we raised a lot of money for Big Brothers, Big Sisters and Children's Cancer Center. This recap is brought to you by Marco's Pizza, who graciously donated $2,000 during the event. More>>

      St Pete pet shelter reminds about vaccination Video included

      Updated:

      Natalia Lima from Friends of Strays brought Vixen by the studio to remind us of the importance of vaccinating your pets. More>>

      Pinellas deputy who broke up beach fight tells how he did it Video included

      Updated:

      Pinellas County Sheriff's deputy Sgt. Bryan Bingham went viral a few weeks ago when a video surfaced of him breaking up a fight on St. Pete Beach. More>>

      New centre opens doors to business women in Tampa Bay Video included

      Updated:

      Florida ranks fourth in the country for the number of women-owned businesses, contributing $77.4 billion to the state's economy. More>>

      News Now: Charity Polo Classic Video included

      Updated:

      Every year, Morgan Auto Group hosts their annual Charity Polo Classic. It's an event unlike any other in this area.This year, it is taking place on March 21st and benefits Big Brothers Big Sisters of Tampa Bay and Children's Cancer Center. More>>

      Celebrating Music Education Spirit Week

      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>>

      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

      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'

      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>>

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      • Isolated showers Sunday afternoon

        Isolated showers Sunday afternoon

        Sunday, April 19 2015 11:17 AM EDT2015-04-19 15:17:19 GMT
        SUNDAY: 30% Rain Chance; Highs near 86
        SUNDAY: 30% Rain Chance; Highs near 86
      • Heath Matters: Trinity Spine Center

        Heath Matters: Trinity Spine Center

        Wednesday, March 18 2015 11:05 AM EDT2015-03-18 15:05:08 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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