Author archives: Becca Lower

Scary Video: Watch Blue Jays Pitcher Get Hit in Head By Ball; Out of Hospital

J.A. Happ, the Toronto Blue Jays pitcher hit in the temple by a scathing line drive off the bat of Desmond Jennings during yesterday’s game at Tropicana Field versus the Tampa Bay Rays, was released from the hospital today. via ESPN: Happ was hit squarely on the left side of his head by Desmond Jennings‘ second-inning liner during Toronto’s 6-4 victory. The left-hander was immobilized on a backboard, lifted onto […]

A New Dynasty: A&E Reality Show Overtakes American Idol

With its hour-long season finale Wednesday, “Duck Dynasty”, the A&E reality show in its third season which follows the life of the duck-call-crafting Robinson family, drew a record 9.6 million viewers. But the more important stat’s who was watching:  5.5 million adults 18-49. This is a coup for the show, since it was the first time it topped Fox’s “American Idol” in that key tv demographic. The Hollywood Reporter says that […]

MANHUNT: How Boston Marathon Bomber Dzhokhar Tsarnaev Was Captured

With the following tweet, the manhunt ended for the accused Boston Marathon bomber who was identified Thursday by the FBI as “Suspect Number Two.” The man now in custody is 19-year-old Dzhokhar Tsarnaev. Tsarnaev and his older brother, Tamerlan, are believed to have carried out Monday’s attack at the Boston Marathon, which killed three people and injured 176.

Bruins, Red Sox Games Postponed as Manhunt Continues

Boston’s NHL and MLB franchises have been affected by the on-going manhunt for the second alleged bomber in Monday’s Boston Marathon bombings. ESPN.com is reporting that the Boston Bruins game versus the Pittsburgh Penguins at home ice TD Garden might now be played on Saturday at 12:30p.m. But the Red Sox have not announced a makeup date for their game against the Kansas City Royals, what was supposed to be […]