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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>>

    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>>

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      Heavy rain is possible as a strong storm system in the Gulf of Mexico slowly pushes toward the Tampa Bay area.
      Heavy rain is possible as a strong storm system in the Gulf of Mexico slowly pushes toward the Tampa Bay area.
    • 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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    Major League Baseball

    2015 Avg.
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    Career Avg.
    .274
    Name  Adam Lind
    Born  7/17/1983
    Height  6-2
    Weight  195
    Number  24
    Position  1B
    Bats  L
    Throws  L
    Hot4/16/2015 10:47:00 AM
    Description: Brewers 1B Adam Lind is a career .536 hitter (15-for-28) against Cardinals starter John Lackey.
    Insight: It includes six doubles and six RBI. Add in Lind batting .345 this spring with a 1.027 OPS and you have a solid fantasy option for Thursday afternoon.
     
    11/1/2014 3:56:00 PM
    Description: According to Chris Cotillo of MLB Daily Dish , Blue Jays 1B/DH Adam Lind has been reportedly traded to the Brewers for pitcher Marco Estrada. UPDATE: The Blue Jays have announced the deal sending Adam Lind to the Brewers for RHP Marco Estrada, making it official.
    Insight: The deal is still pending physicals, but this will be a solid addition for Milwaukee. Over the past two seasons, Lind slashed .301/.366/.490 with 29 home runs and 107 RBI, through 239 games. He is a below-average defender, so will most likely be rested against most left-handed starters.
     
    9/28/2014 9:43:00 AM
    Description: Blue Jays DH Adam Lind is 8-for-16 in his career against Orioles pitcher Miguel Gonzalez.
    Insight: One of those eight hits was a home run. He is hitting .324 with 32 extra-base hits and 40 RBI in 287 at-bats this year.
     
    9/20/2014 2:10:00 PM
    Description: Blue Jays DH Adam Lind is not in Saturday's starting lineup.
    Insight: Lind is cranking out the hits this season, batting .321 for the 91 games he's played, but will get a routine day off against the left-handed Chris Capuano.
     
    Cold9/19/2014 12:11:00 PM
    Description: Blue Jays DH Adam Lind is not a goof play Friday against Yankees right-hander Hiroki Kuroda.
    Insight: Lind is cranking out the hits this season, batting .319 for the 90 games he's played, but is just 2-for-19 (.105) against Kuroda and 1-for-10 over the past four games.
     
    Hot9/15/2014 3:52:00 PM
    Description: Blue Jays DH Adam Lind is not in Monday's starting lineup.
    Insight: Lind is cranking out the hits, has a seven-game hitting streak and is batting .415 over the past dozen games. It appears to be a routine day off after he blasted his second home run in two games Sunday.
     
    Hot9/13/2014 4:04:00 PM
    Description: Blue Jays DH Adam Lind went 2-for-3 with a double, home run and three RBI as the Blue Jays defeated the Rays, 6-3, on Saturday.
    Insight: Lind hit a two-run home run in the seventh with the game tied 3-3. Lind has a six-game hitting streak in which he is batting .500 with four extra-base hits and five RBI.
     
    Hot9/6/2014 11:30:00 AM
    Description: Blue Jays DH Adam Lind is a career .347 hitter (17-for-49) against Boston right-hander Clay Buchholz.
    Insight: Lind has six hits in his last 12 at-bats and should be ready to take advantage of a favorable matchup.
     
    8/20/2014 12:52:00 PM
    Description: Blue Jays DH Adam Lind is out of the lineup again Wednesday.
    Insight: Toronto is playing at Milwaukee so it can't use a DH. Edwin Encarnacion has started at first base the past two games.
     
    8/11/2014 11:03:00 PM
    Description: Blue Jays DH Adam Lind (foot) will be activated Tuesday, according to Richard Griffin of the Toronto Star.
    Insight: Lind has been out since July 8 due to a non-displaced fracture in his right foot. He'll return to a .320 average, four homers, 27 RBI, 30 runs and an .878 OPS.
     
    8/11/2014 10:58:00 AM
    Description: Blue Jays DH Adam Lind (foot) could be activated Monday in time for the game with Seattle.
    Insight: Lind has been dealing with tightness in his back, but could be ready to go. He's batting .320 this season with four homers, 27 RBI and an .878 OPS in 61 games.
     
    7/21/2014 4:47:00 PM
    Description: Blue Jays DH Adam Lind (foot) is scheduled to take batting practice Tuesday, according to John Lott of the National Post, Toronto..
    Insight: Lind initially said he would miss 6-8 weeks due to a non-displaced fracture in his right foot, but a second opinion was more optimistic and it appears the second one was closer to fact. He could be back in early August.
     
    7/11/2014 5:25:00 PM
    Description: Blue Jays DH Adam Lind (foot) is now expected to be back playing games in 2-3 weeks, according to Ben Nicholson-Smith of sportsnet.ca.
    Insight: Lind initially said he would miss 6-8 weeks due to a non-displaced fracture in his right foot, but the Blue Jays' official timetable is much more optimistic.
     
    7/9/2014 8:14:00 PM
    Description: Blue Jays DH Adam Lind will miss the next 6-8 weeks with a non-displaced fracture in his right foot, according to Gregor Chisholm of mlb.com.
    Insight: Lind missed some time with a bone bruise in his right foot in June, and further testing revealed the fracture. The Blue Jays recently lost Edwin Encarnacion to a strained quad, so the middle of their order is getting thin.
     
    7/7/2014 11:34:00 AM
    Description: Blue Jays DH Adam Lind is a career .346 hitter (9-for-26) with a pair of homers and six RBI versus Angels right-hander Jered Weaver.
    Insight: With Edwin Encarnacion big bat sidelined, Lind should be out there everyday and needs to produce. This favorable matchup should help. He's batting .328 with four homers, 27 RBI and an .897 OPS.
     
    6/28/2014 11:04:00 AM
    Description: Blue Jays DH Adam Lind is not in the starting lineup for Saturday's game against the White Sox and Chris Sale.
    Insight: Not unexpected. It would be a tough left versus left assignment for Lind, who is batting just .095 against southpaws this season.
     
    6/26/2014 10:21:00 PM
    Description: Blue Jays DH Adam Lind cracked three hits in Thursday night's win against the White Sox.
    Insight: Lind is hitting an unbelievable .342 this year with 26 ribbies in 155 at bats. He'll cool off eventually but until that happens, fantasy owners should ride the hot hand.
     
    Hot6/24/2014 10:17:00 AM
    Description: Toronto DH Adam Lind is hitting .376 with four homers and a 1.039 OPS against righties this season and is 4-for-12 (.333) with two doubles and two home runs against Yankees starter David Phelps.
    Insight: Lind returned from a foot injury Monday against went 2-for-4 with a homer and four RBI against New York.
     
    6/23/2014 10:02:00 PM
    Description: Toronto DH Adam Lind went 2-for-4 with a homer, a walk, four RBI and two runs Monday against the Yankees.
    Insight: Lind (.343, 4 HR, 23 RBI) hadn't started since June 14 due to a foot injury. The 30-year-old has absolutely smashed right-handed pitchers this season, going 47-for-125 (.376) with 18 extra-base hits (4 HR), 23 RBI and 16 walks.
     
    6/20/2014 5:30:00 PM
    Description: Toronto DH Adam Lind (right foot) isn't in the starting lineup Friday against the Reds.
    Insight: Lind hasn't started the last four games but did pinch hit Thursday. He's batting .328 with a .910 OPS this season with 17 extra-base hits in 137 at-bats.
     

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      Exclusive look inside newly renovated Al Lang Stadium Video included

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      Great 38 News Now got an exclusive look at the newly renovated Al Lang Stadium while it was still under construction. More>>

      • Great Stuff

      PARC prepares for 41st Annual Golf Tournament Video included

      PARC prepares for 41st Annual Golf Tournament PARC prepares for 41st Annual Golf Tournament
      Updated:

      PARC is a local non-profit organization whose goal is to turn disabilities into capabilities. They provide opportunities for children and adults with developmental disabilities to exercise their independence and experience life to the fullest.  More>>

      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>>

      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>>

      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>>

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      • Heavy downpours continue in Tampa Bay

        Heavy downpours continue in Tampa Bay

        Tuesday, April 28 2015 11:23 AM EDT2015-04-28 15:23:05 GMT
        Heavy rain is possible as a strong storm system in the Gulf of Mexico slowly pushes toward the Tampa Bay area.
        Heavy rain is possible as a strong storm system in the Gulf of Mexico slowly pushes toward the Tampa Bay area.
      • 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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