September 26, 1998
Quote: "You do that as a kid when you're 5 years old. You know: Bottom of the ninth, two outs, bases loaded. What are you going to do?" -- Twins rookie Doug Mientkiewicz, who drove in the winning run with a bases-loaded walk.It's a fact: The Yankees are 64 games over .500 for the first time since the end of the 1927 season (110-44).Who's hot: Todd Zeile set a Rangers record by reaching base safely in 11 consecutive plate appearances.Who's not: The Indians are hitting .246 with runners in scoring position since the All-Star break.
May 16, 2004
Who's hot Jake Westbrook of the Indians improved to 3-0 in four starts since beginning the year in the bullpen. Who's not Esteban Loaiza of the White Sox, a 21-game winner a year ago, has lost three straight. Line of the day Johnny Estrada, Braves C AB R H RBI HR 5 2 5 5 1 On deck Roger Clemens of the Astros tries to improve to 8-0 today when he starts against the Mets. He said it "The double play - no question - with the bases loaded - it's awesome. A normal save is a lot better.
April 23, 1999
Northeast pitcher Rachel Herrick beat No. 1 Arundel on the mound and at the plate yesterday, as the No. 2 Eagles (11-2) recorded a 3-2 victory.The sophomore singled home the winning run in the third inning and weathered a bases-loaded jam in the fifth to hold off the host Wildcats (11-2).Howard 4, Atholton 3: The visiting Lions handed the 12th-ranked Raiders their first loss.The Lions (7-4) took a 3-0 lead behind pitcher Lindsey Hasiuk. Atholton scored one in the seventh, and had the bases loaded with one out, but Hasiuk and the Lions got out of the inning.
May 3, 2000
Taco kit comes loaded with pluses Item: Old El Paso Hard and Soft Taco Dinner Kit What you get: 6 servings Cost: About $3 Preparation time: About 21 minutes Review: Deciding what kind of tacos to have tonight just got easier, thanks to Old El Paso's new dinner kit. The kit includes six hard shells and six tortillas, plus taco seasoning and sauce. It can be used with ground beef or chicken (both take additional time to brown, but still put your dinner preparation time at under 40 minutes)
June 18, 1999
A national survey of more than 5,000 households found that one in three has a gun, and offers more evidence that many gun owners are not storing their weapons safely.At least one gun is kept loaded and unlocked in about 20 percent of households with firearms, according to the survey published this month in the Archives of Pediatrics and Adolescent Medicine.The researchers discovered that in 11 percent of homes with both a firearm and a child younger than 18, a gun is stored loaded and unlocked.
October 7, 1993
* Guilford: Route 32/Interstate 95: A silver 1984 Mazda 626 with tags AKL812 was stolen between Sept. 29 and Friday.* Jessup: 9800 block of Route 1: A white 1992 Isuzu diesel van with Maryland tags 00H780 was stolen Friday morning.7400 block of Assateague Drive: A green 1988 freight trailer with N.C. tags LC5902 was stolen early Monday morning from the Trucker's Inn. The vehicle was loaded with furniture, police said.
January 22, 1992
The McKeldin Area of Patapsco State Park, just over the county line in Carroll, is a long way from the Klondike, but area Scouts came loaded for (polar) bear Saturday morning anyway. The annual Klondike Derby took Scouts on a run through obstacles and tasks that were almost like real thing -- minus the snow.
May 12, 1994
Bill Greenwell and Tony Mogavero had two-run singles in the ninth inning, as Bel Air (11-5, 8-0) clinched the Harford County League baseball title yesterday, outlasting host North Harford, 8-5. The Hawks (6-9, 4-4), had missed a chance in the seventh when they loaded the bases with no outs, but got only one run to tie the score at 4.
March 5, 1996
County police arrested four Baltimore men and a 17-year-old girl Saturday and seized more than $800, in cash, two loaded handguns and crack cocaine from their car.Alvin T. Bunn, 21, of the 900 block of Kevin Ave.; Cornelius L. Clark, 18, of the 2100 block of Leonard Ave.; Anthony M. Watson, 22, of the 2100 block of Mount Holly St.; and Shawn C. Winn, 24, of the 2100 block of Garrison Blvd. were charged with possession of crack cocaine and possession with intent to distribute crack cocaine.