Tag: Baseball

Federal authorities investigating shooting of congressman, others

Federal authorities investigating shooting of congressman, others

| June 14, 2017 | 0 Comments

Scalise’s wounds are not believed to be life-threatening. He and his wife, Jennifer, have two children and are members of St. Catherine of Siena Parish in Metairie, Louisiana, a suburb of New Orleans. The couple’s children attend the parish school.

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Cleveland, Chicago prelates offer friendly World Series wager

Cleveland, Chicago prelates offer friendly World Series wager

| November 1, 2016 | 0 Comments

Cardinal-designate Blase Cupich of Chicago and Bishop Richard Lennon of Cleveland are making the friendly bet with the loser donating food from a local restaurant to feed dozens of hungry people.

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Twins make sure kids get to see them play

Twins make sure kids get to see them play

| September 2, 2015 | 0 Comments

250 tickets are set aside for distribution by organizations such as those run by Catholic Charities to serve youth and families.

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Veteran Dodgers’ broadcaster suggests retirement after 2016 season

Veteran Dodgers’ broadcaster suggests retirement after 2016 season

| Mike Nelson | August 31, 2015 | 0 Comments

The beloved 87-year-old broadcaster — once voted by fans as the “Most Popular Dodger” of all — said Aug. 28 he will return for one more season, but on Aug. 29 told a news conference at Dodger Stadium that “realistically, next year will be the last one.”

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Columnist combines sports and religion to awaken the spiritual

Columnist combines sports and religion to awaken the spiritual

| John Rosengren | September 11, 2014 | 0 Comments

In his new book “Faith On First,” a collection of his religion columns that originally appeared in the Grand Rapids (Mich.) Press, Charles Honey’s dual passions for religion and sports converge in these columns, where he turns a benevolent eye toward both.

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Meditations at the All Star break

Meditations at the All Star break

| George Weigel | July 9, 2012 | 0 Comments

For the past two decades I’ve taught in Cracow every July. I’d not trade the experience for anything, but it’s had one drawback: I haven’t seen baseball’s All Star Game in a long time. The game itself is no big deal. But the sight of so many great players gathered in one place is an annual reminder of the pastime’s remarkable capacity to renew itself, generation to generation.

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Class acts: Standouts lead teams to prep baseball titles

Class acts: Standouts lead teams to prep baseball titles

| July 3, 2012 | 2 Comments

– Turch brings quiet leadership, strong faith to St. Agnes squad
– Holy Family ace throws two shutouts in state tourney

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Twins, Tigers & Twin Cities Catholics — Join the fun

Twins, Tigers & Twin Cities Catholics — Join the fun

| August 17, 2011 | 0 Comments

Already have tickets for the game? Join us for the picnic & bus ride only. Get your tickets today for the Friday, August 26 Basilica Night at Target Field.

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