Former Detroit Tigers shortstop and manager Alan Trammell was elected into the National Baseball Hall of Fame at the MLB winter meetings Sunday in Orlando, as was former Tigers pitcher Jack Morris.
Morris was the winningest pitcher in the 1980s and earned World Series titles with the Tigers, Twins and Blue Jays. His 10-inning, 1-0 shutout in Game 7 of the 1991 World Series for the Twins against Atlanta is one of the most memorable single-game performances in sports history. Over the course of his 20-year career, he batted.285/.352/.415 with 185 home runs, 1,003 RBIs and 236 stolen bases.
Morris won 20 or more games on three occasions.
The National Baseball Hall of Fame will induct at least two new members next summer. He was a six-time All-Star with four AL Gold Glove Awards, three AL Silver Slugger Awards and was named the World Series Most Valuable Player in 1984.
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Delayed passengers took to Twitter to complain, with one frustrated traveller describing the airport as "like a war zone". Snow is expected to blanket the Midlands and Wales but is forecast to thin into lighter showers as Sunday progresses.
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I can give my opinion but the last decision is the club and it's right to do this'. "Bakayoko satisfied me with his performance". The Italian hinted that he wants reinforcements in January. 'We were miles off it from the start of the game, ' he said.
Trammell was MVP of the 1984 World Series when he batted.450 with two homers against his hometown Padres.
The 62-year-old Morris, a three-time 20-game victor who also pitched for the Detroit Tigers, Toronto Blue Jays and Cleveland Indians, becomes the seventh former Twin to achieve Cooperstown recognition. Though he never received more than 40.9% of the vote in his 15 years on the BBWAA ballot - well short of the 75% required for election - Trammell's numbers compare favorably to shortstops inducted in the past, like Ozzie Guillen and Barry Larkin. It came in his only season in Minnesota; he signed a one-year contract with the Twins as a free agent, then left in 1992 to pitch for the Blue Jays.
Morris ended his professional career with a brief stint playing independent-league ball for the St. Paul Saints in 1995. Falling shy of that mark were fellow finalists Steve Garvey, Tommy John, Don Mattingly, Dale Murphy, Dave Parker and Luis Tiant.
Matthew Stafford came out at his usual time, did his usual stretching, talked his usual game with people from both teams. Rick Wagner was ruled out with an ankle injury suffered when Stafford landed on him during a play against the Ravens.
The collector and observer were sent to the booths from where complaints were received and the complainant was also called. Congress party workers alleged that in some booths in Porbandar, Navsari, and Rajkot the EVMs had been tampered with.
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Thomas was making plays deep downfield, over the middle, at the sideline, in the red zone, and on third down. Broncos Country has been waiting since October for another Broncos win - and they finally got it on Sunday.
Morrow came to the Dodgers on a minor league contract prior to the 2017 season, and exceeded even the loftiest of expectations. He was the Dodgers top set-up man last season and he is a major get for the Cubs as they have bolstered their team weakness.
Safety Landon Collins, who initially missed Beasley but ran him down to prevent the touchdown, injured his ankle on the play. With the Giants safety off the field, Prescott found Witten, a longtime Giants' nemesis, all alone on the next play.
While detractors claim this hurts his chances at fostering a peace agreement between the Palestinian Authority and Israel , U.S. She said the U.S. continued to be "committed to achieving a lasting peace agreement ", and accused the United Nations of bias.
Hours before he left Israel, thousands marched in Tel Aviv to protest against his government for the second successive week. The Foreign Ministry stated that Turkey was concerned about Palestinian casualties sustained during the protests.
Case Keenum threw for 227 yards and connected with Kyle Rudolph and Jerick McKinnon for the only two scores they needed. Griffen and Kalil were also college teammates at Southern Cal, so their friendship dates back nearly a decade.
Within the break the martial law period - previously extended already with Congress approval - lapses on December 31, 2017. But Alvarez said he asked that the request be made formal in a letter "so that we (Congress) can act on it immediately".
Taylor is dealing with a contusion of the patellar tendon in his left knee and is officially inactive for this game. Ian Rapoport of NFL Media reported on Friday that Taylor could be active on Sunday but serve as Peterman's backup.
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