Welcome to Great38 Tampa Bay WTTA-TV/DT - WFLA News Channel 8

    Great 38: Win tickets to Daytona 500

    Updated:

    Here's your chance to win tickets to the 2015 Daytona 500. Entering is easy, simply fill out the entry form included. More>>

    • Great Stuff

    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>>

    How this guide dog helps one blind triathlete chase her Paralympic dream

    Updated:

    Every time Paralympic hopeful Amy Dixon makes it to the end of another grueling triathlon, she knows her trusty companion will be waiting for her at the finish line. Sixteen years after she lost vision in her right eye, which she says she viewed as "a death sentence" at the time,  More>>

    Legoland Florida hotel to open in spring; built for kids

    LEGOLAND Florida photo LEGOLAND Florida photo
    Updated:

    Legoland Florida Hotel will welcome its first guests a month earlier than previously expected.During an announcement Thursday, Legoland executives announced May 15 as the revised opening date.  More>>

    3 rhinos escape from safari zoo, return safely Video included

    Updated:

    Three rhinoceroses escaped from their site at a safari zoo in Israel this week, NBC reported.  More>>

    VIRAL VIDEO: Bossy 4-year-old girl feeds 6 pit bull dogs

    Little Girl Controls Pit Bull Dogs | Future Dog Trainer, Jukin Video on YouTube Little Girl Controls Pit Bull Dogs | Future Dog Trainer, Jukin Video on YouTube
    Updated:

    A video of a very authoritative 4-year-old girl feeding six very obedient pit pulls in the middle of a kitchen has gone viral on the web and is prompting a heated debate about the pit bull breed.
    More>>

    8 fun things to do in Tampa Bay this weekend | January 17-18 Video included

    Updated:

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

    'Birdman,' 'Budapest' top Oscar nominations with 9 nods each

    Updated:

    Two extravagant comedies, "Birdman" and "The Grand Budapest Hotel," tied for the most Oscar nominations Thursday morning with nine nods each, including best picture. More>>

    109th Tarpon Springs Epiphany: Schedule of Events, Road Closures

    TARPON SPRINGS EPIPHANY CELEBRATION 2011 photo by Sue Thomas TARPON SPRINGS EPIPHANY CELEBRATION 2011 photo by Sue Thomas
    Updated:

    The 109th Epiphany celebration begins Monday, January 5 with the Arrival of His Eminence Archbishop Demetrios and the blessing of the fleet and continues on Tuesday, January 6 with Epiphany Services, Procession, Cross Dive and Glendi Celebration.  More>>

    Out and About
    Powered by WorldNow

    200 South Parker Street, Tampa, FL 33606

    Telephone: 813.228.8888
    Fax: 813.225.2770
    Email: news@wfla.com

    Can???t find something?
    Powered by WorldNow
    All content © Copyright 2000 - 2015 Media General Communications Holdings, LLC. A Media General Company.
    Major League Baseball
        February    >
    S M T W T F S
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7
    8 9 10 11 12 13 14
    15 16 17 18 19 20 21
    22 23 24 25 26 27 28

    Final123456789RHE
    Detroit «0200000013150
    NY Mets000000000030
    Preview | Matchup | Lineup | Log | Wrap | Box
    W:M.Scherzer(19-1) L:M.Harvey(9-5) S:J.Benoit (17)
    HR: DET- None NYM- None



    Detroit Top 1st
    - UMPIRES: Home,Jeff Nelson; First, Jim Wolf; Second, Ed Hickox; Third, Jim Joyce;
    - Austin Jackson flied out to right. None on with one out and Omar Infante due up.
    - Omar Infante singled to left. Runner on first with one out and Miguel Cabrera due up.
    - Miguel Cabrera singled to left. On the play, Omar Infante advances to second. Runners on first and second with one out and Prince Fielder due up.
    - Prince Fielder flied out to center. On the play, Omar Infante advances to third. Runners on first and third and with two outs and Matt Tuiasosopo due up.
    - Matt Tuiasosopo grounded into a fielder`s choice, short to second. On the play, Miguel Cabrera out at second to end the inning.

    NY Mets Bottom 1st
    - Eric Young grounded out short to first. None on with one out and Daniel Murphy due up.
    - Daniel Murphy flied out to left. None on with two outs and Marlon Byrd due up.
    - Marlon Byrd struck out swinging to end the inning.

    Detroit Top 2nd
    - Andy Dirks doubled to right. Runner on second with none out and Brayan Pena due up.
    - Brayan Pena singled to center. On the play, Andy Dirks advances to third. Runners on first and third with none out and Ramon Santiago due up.
    - Ramon Santiago flied out to left. Runners on first and third with one out and Max Scherzer due up.
    - Max Scherzer doubled to left scored Andy Dirks. On the play, Brayan Pena advances to third. Runners on second and third with one out and Austin Jackson due up.
    - Austin Jackson infield single to short scored Brayan Pena. Runners on first and second with one out and Omar Infante due up.
    - Omar Infante grounded into a fielder`s choice, short to second. Austin Jackson out at second. Max Scherzer advances to third. Runners on first and third with two outs and Miguel Cabrera due up.
    - Miguel Cabrera grounded out third to first to end the inning.

    NY Mets Bottom 2nd
    - Ike Davis singled to center. Runner on first with none out and Wilmer Flores due up.
    - Wilmer Flores struck out swinging. Runner on first with one out and Juan Lagares due up.
    - Juan Lagares struck out swinging. Runner on first with two outs and John Buck due up.
    - John Buck struck out looking to end the inning.

    Detroit Top 3rd
    - Prince Fielder lined out to center. None on with one out and Matt Tuiasosopo due up.
    - Matt Tuiasosopo singled to center. Runner on first with one out and Andy Dirks due up.
    - Andy Dirks singled to center. On the play, Matt Tuiasosopo advances to second. Runners on first and second with one out and Brayan Pena due up.
    - Brayan Pena struck out swinging. Runners on first and second and with two outs and Ramon Santiago due up.
    - Ramon Santiago popped out to short to end the inning.

    NY Mets Bottom 3rd
    - Omar Quintanilla popped out to short. None on with one out and Matt Harvey due up.
    - Matt Harvey struck out swinging. None on with two outs and Eric Young due up.
    - Eric Young struck out swinging to end the inning.

    Detroit Top 4th
    - Max Scherzer flied out to center. None on with one out and Austin Jackson due up.
    - Austin Jackson struck out swinging. None on with two outs and Omar Infante due up.
    - Omar Infante grounded out third to first to end the inning.

    NY Mets Bottom 4th
    - Daniel Murphy struck out swinging. None on with one out and Marlon Byrd due up.
    - Marlon Byrd struck out swinging. None on with two outs and Ike Davis due up.
    - Ike Davis walked. Runner on first with two outs and Wilmer Flores due up.
    - Wilmer Flores grounded into a fielder`s choice to second. On the play, Ike Davis out at second to end the inning.

    Detroit Top 5th
    - Miguel Cabrera struck out swinging. None on with one out and Prince Fielder due up.
    - Prince Fielder struck out swinging. None on with two outs and Matt Tuiasosopo due up.
    - Matt Tuiasosopo grounded out to first to end the inning.

    NY Mets Bottom 5th
    - Juan Lagares walked. Runner on first with none out and John Buck due up.
    - John Buck flied out to right. Runner on first with one out and Omar Quintanilla due up.
    - Omar Quintanilla flied out to left. Runner on first with two outs and Matt Harvey due up.
    - Matt Harvey walked. Runners on first and second with two outs and Eric Young due up.
    - Eric Young struck out swinging to end the inning.

    Detroit Top 6th
    - Andy Dirks singled to right. Runner on first with none out and Brayan Pena due up.
    - Brayan Pena grounded out second to first. On the play, Andy Dirks advances to second. Runner on second with one out and Ramon Santiago due up.
    - Ramon Santiago grounded out short to first. Runner on second with two outs and Max Scherzer due up.
    - Max Scherzer grounded out third to first to end the inning.

    NY Mets Bottom 6th
    - Daniel Murphy singled to left. Runner on first with none out and Marlon Byrd due up.
    - Marlon Byrd struck out swinging. Runner on first with one out and Ike Davis due up.
    - Ike Davis doubled to right. On the play, Daniel Murphy advances to third. Runners on second and third with one out and Wilmer Flores due up.
    - Wilmer Flores walked. Bases loaded with one out and Juan Lagares due up.
    - Juan Lagares struck out swinging. Bases loaded with two outs and John Buck due up.
    - John Buck popped out to short to end the inning.

    Detroit Top 7th
    - Austin Jackson flied out to right. None on with one out and Omar Infante due up.
    - Omar Infante singled to left. Runner on first with one out and Miguel Cabrera due up.
    - Miguel Cabrera singled to center. On the play, Omar Infante advances to second. Runners on first and second with one out and Prince Fielder due up.
    - Prince Fielder singled to left. On the play, Miguel Cabrera advances to second and Omar Infante thrown out at home, left to catcher. Runners on first and second with two outs and Matt Tuiasosopo due up.
    - Matt Tuiasosopo singled to right. On the play, Prince Fielder advances to second and Miguel Cabrera advances to third. Bases loaded with two outs and Andy Dirks due up.
    - Scott Rice enters the game for the Mets with the bases loaded and two out.
    - Torii Hunter is pinch-hitting for Andy Dirks.
    - Pinch-Hitter Torii Hunter grounded into a fielder`s choice, pitcher to short to second. On the play, Matt Tuiasosopo out at second to end the inning.

    NY Mets Bottom 7th
    - Jose Alvarez starts the inning for the Tigers.
    - Torii Hunter remains in the game, playing right field.
    - Justin Turner is pinch-hitting for Omar Quintanilla.
    - Pinch-Hitter Justin Turner lined out to second. None on with one out and Scott Rice due up.
    - Josh Satin is pinch-hitting for Scott Rice.
    - Pinch-Hitter Josh Satin flied out to center. None on with two outs and Eric Young due up.
    - Eric Young grounded out short to first to end the inning.

    Detroit Top 8th
    - Gonzalez Germen starts the inning for the Mets.
    - Justin Turner remains in the game, playing shortstop.
    - Brayan Pena popped out to third. None on with one out and Ramon Santiago due up.
    - Ramon Santiago flied out to right. None on with two outs and Jose Alvarez due up.
    - Jose Alvarez flied out to left to end the inning.

    NY Mets Bottom 8th
    - Don Kelly enters the game, playing left field, replacing Matt Tuiasosopo.
    - Daniel Murphy flied out to center. None on with one out and Marlon Byrd due up.
    - Jose Veras enters the game for the Tigers with none on and one out.
    - Marlon Byrd flied out to center. None on with two outs and Ike Davis due up.
    - Ike Davis fouled out to third to end the inning.

    Detroit Top 9th
    - Austin Jackson singled to right. Runner on first with none out and Omar Infante due up.
    - Omar Infante singled to center. On the play, Austin Jackson advances to second. Runners on first and second with none out and Miguel Cabrera due up.
    - Miguel Cabrera popped out to second. Runners on first and second and with one out and Prince Fielder due up.
    - Pedro Feliciano enters the game for the Mets with runners on first and second and one out.
    - Prince Fielder was hit-by-pitch. Bases loaded with one out and Don Kelly due up.
    - Don Kelly sacrifice fly out to right scored Austin Jackson. On the play, Omar Infante advances to third. Runners on first and third and with two outs and Torii Hunter due up.
    - Scott Atchison enters the game for the Mets with runners on first and third and two out.
    - Torii Hunter grounded out pitcher to first to end the inning.

    NY Mets Bottom 9th
    - Joaquin Benoit starts the inning for the Tigers.
    - Wilmer Flores struck out swinging. None on with one out and Juan Lagares due up.
    - Juan Lagares grounded out second to first. None on with two outs and John Buck due up.
    - John Buck fouled out to first to end the game.

    Detroit 3, NY Mets 0


    Final
    - Confirmed
    - WP: M.Scherzer (19-1); LP:M.Harvey (9-5); S:J.Benoit (17).

    Detroit 3, NY Mets 0

    Powered by The Sports Network.

    Welcome to Great38 Tampa Bay WTTA-TV/DT - WFLA News Channel 8

    Welcome to Great38 Tampa Bay WTTA-TV/DT - WFLA News Channel 8

      Great 38: Win tickets to Daytona 500

      Updated:

      Here's your chance to win tickets to the 2015 Daytona 500. Entering is easy, simply fill out the entry form included. More>>

      • Great Stuff

      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>>

      How this guide dog helps one blind triathlete chase her Paralympic dream

      Updated:

      Every time Paralympic hopeful Amy Dixon makes it to the end of another grueling triathlon, she knows her trusty companion will be waiting for her at the finish line. Sixteen years after she lost vision in her right eye, which she says she viewed as "a death sentence" at the time,  More>>

      Legoland Florida hotel to open in spring; built for kids

      LEGOLAND Florida photo LEGOLAND Florida photo
      Updated:

      Legoland Florida Hotel will welcome its first guests a month earlier than previously expected.During an announcement Thursday, Legoland executives announced May 15 as the revised opening date.  More>>

      3 rhinos escape from safari zoo, return safely Video included

      Updated:

      Three rhinoceroses escaped from their site at a safari zoo in Israel this week, NBC reported.  More>>

      VIRAL VIDEO: Bossy 4-year-old girl feeds 6 pit bull dogs

      Little Girl Controls Pit Bull Dogs | Future Dog Trainer, Jukin Video on YouTube Little Girl Controls Pit Bull Dogs | Future Dog Trainer, Jukin Video on YouTube
      Updated:

      A video of a very authoritative 4-year-old girl feeding six very obedient pit pulls in the middle of a kitchen has gone viral on the web and is prompting a heated debate about the pit bull breed.
      More>>

      8 fun things to do in Tampa Bay this weekend | January 17-18 Video included

      Updated:

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

      'Birdman,' 'Budapest' top Oscar nominations with 9 nods each

      Updated:

      Two extravagant comedies, "Birdman" and "The Grand Budapest Hotel," tied for the most Oscar nominations Thursday morning with nine nods each, including best picture. More>>

      109th Tarpon Springs Epiphany: Schedule of Events, Road Closures

      TARPON SPRINGS EPIPHANY CELEBRATION 2011 photo by Sue Thomas TARPON SPRINGS EPIPHANY CELEBRATION 2011 photo by Sue Thomas
      Updated:

      The 109th Epiphany celebration begins Monday, January 5 with the Arrival of His Eminence Archbishop Demetrios and the blessing of the fleet and continues on Tuesday, January 6 with Epiphany Services, Procession, Cross Dive and Glendi Celebration.  More>>

      Out and About
      Powered by WorldNow

      200 South Parker Street, Tampa, FL 33606

      Telephone: 813.228.8888
      Fax: 813.225.2770
      Email: news@wfla.com

      Can???t find something?
      Powered by WorldNow
      All content © Copyright 2000 - 2015 Media General Communications Holdings, LLC. A Media General Company.