MLB wrap: Blue Jays top Rays with walkoff home run from Teoscar Hernandez

first_imgTE-ALL THE WAY BACK! @TeoscarH | #LetsGoBlueJays pic.twitter.com/GYevhEan9T— Toronto Blue Jays (@BlueJays) July 27, 2019The 26-year-old outfielder went 2 for 6 at the plate and notched two home runs on the day. He has 14 on the year and helped Toronto end a two-game losing streak.Tampa Bay’s Travis d’Arnaud also had a good day, and went 2 for 5 notching a home run of his own, as well as three RBIs. Related News MLB trade rumors: Dodgers considering pursuit of Blue Jays’ Marcus Stroman The Blue Jays are fourth in the American League East standings with a 40-66 record — 18 1/2 games back from the Rays. But they certainly came to play at the Rogers Centre.Studs of the NightClayton Kershaw struck out nine Nationals batters in six innings in a 9-3 Dodgers win.Steven Matz pitched a complete game and helped the Mets shut out the Pirates 3-0.Yoan Moncada went 3 for 4 and tallied a home run and two RBIs as the White Sox beat the Twins 5-1.Duds of the NightNicholas Castellanos went 0 for 4 in the Tigers’ 8-1 loss to the Mariners.Jordan Yamamoto gave up six earned runs in four innings as Miami fell to Arizona 9-2. MLB trade news: Twins acquire reliever Sergio Romo from Marlinscenter_img Toronto topped Tampa Bay on Saturday in dramatic fashion.The Blue Jays trailed the Rays by four runs entering the ninth inning, but rallied to score four and extend play. Teoscar Hernandez secured an impressive 10-9 comeback victory by blasting a walkoff home run in the 12th inning. Aaron Judge was hitless in five at-bats in the Yankees’ 9-5 loss to the Red Sox.HighlightHouston’s Carlos Correa notched his first career grand slam against the Cardinals. The Astros won [email protected] is BACK.(MLB x @PapaJohns) pic.twitter.com/1sZY84PaQA— MLB (@MLB) July 28, 2019What’s Next?Pirates (46-58) at Mets (49-55) 1:10 p.m. ET — New York has won three straight and is looking to catch up to the Phillies in the National League East. It has a chance to get on a roll against the team at the bottom of the National League Central in Pittsburgh.last_img read more

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Prichard deployed to South Korea

first_imgCHARLES CITY — A north-central Iowa legislator was deployed on Monday to South Korea as part of his duties as a Lieutenant Colonel in the US Army Reserves.Todd Prichard, a Democrat from Charles City, has been in different roles in the military for over 20 years. Prichard in a written statement says while he’ll be serving the state and nation in a different capacity for the next few weeks, he wants his constituents in Cerro Gordo, Floyd and Chickasaw counties to know they can still contact him through his legislative e-mail address if they need assistance. Prichard is expected to return to Iowa late this month.He participated in the Army ROTC program to help pay for college at the University of Iowa.  He later was commissioned into the Regular Army as an Infantry Lieutenant. He was deployed with the First Cavalry Division as a rifle platoon leader to Kuwait as part of Operation Desert Spring.Following his service in Kuwait, Todd returned to Iowa and joined the 1st Battalion-133 Infantry Regiment of the Iowa Army National Guard in Dubuque.  During his time with the National Guard, Todd was deployed to Egypt for six months as part of an international peacekeeping force and later as Company Commander of the 1st Battalion-133 Infantry Regiment in Iraq.last_img read more

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