One year earlier, he was an American League All-Star when he established career highs of 26 homers, 93 RBIs and a .285 batting average. Overall, Haniger has a .267 average with 62 homers and 189 RBIs in 350 major league games with the Arizona Diamondbacks (2016) and Mariners.
The Sixers did sign their coach's son-in-law, though.
Power lines were downed, causing outages in parts of Connecticut on December 5 as the first nor’easter of the season dumped snow across New England.Power supplier Eversource said “heavy, wet snow” was weighing down trees and power lines, with outages mainly affecting eastern parts of the state.Roadways across the state were becoming slick, NBC Connecticut reported Saturday afternoon. State police had posted to Twitter earlier that they were “responding to accidents all over the state,” and asked motorists to stay home if they can. Credit: @eweather via Storyful
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Indian drama film “Milestone” (aka “Meel Patthar”) was named the best film at the Silver Screen Awards, the closing event of the Singapore International Film Festival. The festival is a cornerstone of the Singapore Media Festival consumer and industry event. Directed by Ivan Ayr, “Milestone” recounts the foretaste of doom that follows a veteran truck […]
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Australia fast bowler Mitchell Starc will miss the final two Twenty20 matches against India to deal with a family illness. “There is nothing in the world more important than family and in this case Mitch is no exception,” coach Justin Langer said Sunday. “We will give Mitch all the time he needs and welcome him back into the squad with open arms whenever he feels the time is right for him and his family.”
"I just can’t believe we’re all okay,” said lone person in a car that was totaled as the single-engine plane landed.
Samples taken by Japan’s Hayabusa2 spacecraft of a distant asteroid have arrived back on Earth, the country’s space agency has said. It is the first time that a spacecraft has carried subsurface samples of an asteroid back to Earth, and brings an end to a pioneering, six-year round trip. Scientists hope that the pieces of the asteroid Ryugu can help us learn about the origins of our solar system and of life itself.
South Korea on Sunday reported 631 new coronavirus cases, the highest in nine months, ahead of an expected government decision on whether to further tighten social distancing curbs as health authorities struggle to contain a third wave of outbreaks. The new cases bring the country's tally to 37,546, with 545 deaths, the Korea Disease Control and Prevention Agency reported.
Ryan Gallagher was removed from the competition prior to last Monday's episode
Chase Audige scored 20 points and Robbie Beran added 19 and Northwestern ran past Chicago State 111-66 on Saturday, the most points the Wildcats have scored in more than 20 years. Miller Kopp added 16 points, Ty Berry 14 and Pete Nance 12 for Northwestern (2-0), which made 20 of 29 shots in the second half (69%), including 7 of 12 3-pointers. Levelle Zeigler scored 18 points for Chicago State (0-5) with Xavier Johnson adding 15.
The first nor’easter storm of the season began dumping heavy, wet snow across New England on Saturday, December 5, downing trees and power lines, causing outages in several states, and causing traffic accidents.This footage from Nashua, New Hampshire, shows heavy snowfall covering roads and reducing visibility for motorists.Power supplier Eversource said heavy snow and wind had toppled power lines and trees, cutting power to at least 18,000 customers in New Hampshire, and thousands more in neighboring states. Credit: Juan Javier Flores Agudo via Storyful
Ninety-seven year-old Colette Dupas, a nursing home resident in Jeumont, France, has been taking precautions against COVID-19. She's been limited to speaking with her family via video call or through a window. But now, Dupas is able to feel their touch – through plastic - thanks to an inflatable tunnel known as the “hug bubble”. Dupas’s daughters recently visited her, putting one arm through an airtight-sealed plastic sleeve to reach their mother and stroke her hair. Stephanie Loiseau is an assistant at the nursing home: [ENGLISH TRANSLATION] "It has brought comfort. Residents would see their relatives through a window or through a camera and they were really missing having real contact and they are getting a lot of love." Before Dupas’ daughters left, they took turns kissing their mother on the cheek through the plastic. After guests leave, an employee disinfects the plastic sheet to prepare for another loving encounter in the hug bubble.
The Blues battled back to defeat Leeds 3-1 at Stamford Bridge.
The coronavirus continues to take hold over Los Angeles county as Public Health officials confirmed a total of 8,949 new Covid-19 cases on Saturday alone. A marker of increased resident gatherings and travel, the new statistic comes after the Thanksgiving holiday and as the county’s officials impose new safer-at-home ordinances to slow the spread. Los […]
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Austin Jones rushed for a pair of first-half touchdowns, Davis Mills threw a 3-yard scoring pass to Scooter Harrington early in the second half, and Stanford held off No. 23 Washington’s second-half comeback in a 31-26 victory Saturday. A crazy week for Stanford that saw the Cardinal forced away from campus in California to continue their season ended with their first victory over the Huskies in Seattle since 2014. Stanford relocated its entire program from the Bay Area to Seattle this week, used a high school for practice and even had its Friday walkthrough in a public park in the suburb of Bellevue, just across Lake Washington from Husky Stadium.
Actor David L. Lander, who played the character of Squiggy on the popular ABC comedy “Laverne & Shirley,” has died after a decades-long battle with multiple sclerosis, his wife said. Lander died Friday in Los Angeles, surrounded by his wife, daughter and son-in-law, Kathy Fields Lander said in an email Saturday to the Associated Press. “It was very peaceful,” Lander said.
The decision came after a barrage of "abusive comments."