“That’s a highlight-reel play at a pivotal time in the game,” Boston manager John Farrell said. “David was outstanding. But in a three-run game, that late, take away a two-run homer, it’s a huge difference in the ball game.”
Irvine Police Cmdr. Mike Hallinan said Monday that Marinovich was arrested Friday night after a call saying a naked man was on a hiking trail near homes. The officers found him in a backyard holding a brown bag containing marijuana and a substance that appeared to be meth but police are awaiting lab results.
“(The) decision to ban the (Russian team) was made in accordance with the IPC Rules and was proportionate in the circumstances,” the court said in a statement.
The event, which is one of the metro area’s biggest business gatherings, is set for 6 p.m Oct. 27 at the Wings Over the Rockies Air and Space Museum in Denver
Gooden says in a statement that he hasn’t done cocaine in years. He apologized for Strawberry’s “inability to show more character and strength,” saying “he obviously was never there for me.” Gooden claims he has always supported Strawberry, “during his best and worst days.”
“It just was one of those nights, didn’t have very much stuff working” Bettis said. “I was just nibbling a little bit. You can’t do that, especially in the first inning where we score a run.”
The organizers for the Tokyo games crammed the works into a brief two-minute film montage before Abe’s appearance: athletes participating in more than a dozen sports, as iconic Japanese images like Tokyo Tower, cherry blossoms, a bullet train, Tokyo Bay Bridge and the famous “scramble” intersection in Shibuya whiz by.
“Tonight, you could hold your ground, you could get past lapped cars,” he said. “It gave everybody an option to do something different and, as a driver, that’s what you want.”
“These were marvelous Olympic Games in the ‘marvelous city,'” said International Olympic Committee President Thomas Bach, playing off the “cidade maravilhosa” nickname of Brazil’s postcard city of inviting coastlines, year-round sun and lush tropical vegetation.