Michael Hilzer

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Baseball Hall of Famer Tony Gwynn, 54, dies after battle with cancer

By Marty and Graham<p>SAN DIEGO(Reuters) - Major League Baseball Hall of Famer Tony Gwynn, one of the greatest hitters of his generation, died on Monday …

Baseball

MLB Top Plays 2014 Part 1

Baseball Quotes, Homers, Swings, & Baseball Pictures

MLB

MLB looking to eliminate chew, so why wasn't there a tribute to Gwynn at ASG? - BBST

Alright, so our good old buddy <b>Bud Selig</b> is planning to attempt to eliminate chewing tobacco, not just in baseball but in general – but mainly in the …

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On this day in Baseball History July 17, 1941: New York Yankees center fielder Joe DiMaggio fails to get a hit against the Cleveland Indians in …

Grieving Segura to rejoin Brewers, but return to action unknown

Milwaukee Brewers shortstop Jean Segura will rejoin the team in Washington, D.C. on Friday when they begin a three-game series with the Nationals, …

Boehner not optimistic about border bill action before recess

House Speaker John Boehner dampened prospects for emergency action by Congress addressing the immigration crisis on the southern border before lawmakers break for their August recess.<p>"I don't have as much optimism as I'd like to have," Boehner told reporters on Thursday.<p>The Obama administration has …

McCain: Obama W.H. 'cowardly'

While President Barack Obama is raising funds across the country, Sen. John McCain is raising questions about what he describes as a “cowardly administration.”<p>“It’s just been cowardly, it’s a cowardly administration that failed to give the Ukrainians weapons with which to defend themselves,” McCain …

Congress Fiddles—and Squabbles—as Border Crisis Grows

Polit­ics and pess­im­ism on Thursday over­took any pos­sib­il­ity of a swift con­gres­sion­al re­sponse to the flood of un­ac­com­pan­ied, …

Immigration

Chinese hackers 'access sensitive US weapons systems'

Designs for some of the United States’ most important and sensitive weapons systems have been “compromised” by Chinese hackers according to a confidential report.<p>The document, which was provided to the Pentagon by the Defence Science Board, an influential advisory body, said that more than …