Trevor Hoffman Misses Baseball Hall of Fame Induction by 5 Votes

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San Diego sports fans received another punch to the gut Wednesday when Padres great Trevor Hoffman missed induction into the Baseball Hall of Fame by just five votes. Jeff Bagwell, Tim Raines and Ivan Rodriguez were elected into the Hall as members of the …
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Pro baseball: Bonds, Clemens making slow HOF gains
Hall of Fame voters are still sharply divided on Barry Bonds and Roger Clemens. The electorate is changing, however, and that could be good news for both. Bonds and Clemens inched past the 50-percent mark for the first time Wednesday, each appearing on …
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Local kids return from winter break baseball trip to Cuba
The local kids on the Philly Cuba team who went on a goodwill baseball trip to Cuba the first week of January are back and, according to a parent organizer, Pam Goodman, it was “a huge success. Epic, as described by some of us.” The Goodmans stayed for …
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West Virginia Votes To Block Science Standards Because They Teach Global Warming

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Beginning this summer, public school students in West Virginia were supposed to learn about human-indu

ced climate change three times — in sixth-grade science, in ninth-grade science, and in a high school elective course on environmental science. Now …
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How killing wolves to protect livestock may backfire
The scientists also figured out whether or not the wolf had belonged to a pack, which consist of a pair of adults and their offspring. Wolves that belonged to packs tended to eat more wild boar and roe deer and less goat and other livestock than did …
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