Pittsfield Brings Deep Lineup to Babe Ruth World Series

PITTSFIELD, Mass. — The Pittsfield Babe Ruth 13-year-old All-Stars have scored 100 runs in eight games between the Western Massachusetts and New England championship tournaments. That does not happen without production up and down a very potent lineup. “You’ve got someone like Andrew Hammill who, you know, he’s a pretty unassuming and quiet guy, but he’s just been hitting the ball really hard,” Pittsfield coach Ben Stohr said this week. “We feel like, top to bottom, whatever nine or 10 guys we put out there all bring something to the table.

90 Times Kids Cracked Adults Up With Their ‘Alternative’ Names For Common Things

We’ve gathered some of our favorite ‘alternative names’ down below, so that you can add them to your own vocabulary. Channel your inner child for this list and keep an open mind because you might be blown away by what these little ones have come up with, and be sure to upvote the phrases you want added to Webster’s Dictionary . Then if you’re interested in checking out a previous Bored Panda article on the same topic, we recommend reading this one next.

We all know kids are famous for their creativity and amazing imaginations.

Woman stabbed in neck and arm outside city pub

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10:47 AM August 11, 2022

Updated:
11:33 AM August 11, 2022

A woman is in hospital with puncture wounds to her neck and arm following an attack outside a city pub.  Another woman – in her 40s – has been arrested on suspicion of grievous bodily harm.The assault happened at 6.18pm outside the Berstrete Gates pub in Ber Street. The victim was taken to Norfolk and Norwich University Hospital where she remains in a stable condition.Her injuries are not life-threatening.

Armed police were called to Ber Street following the assault
– Credit: Archant

It is not thought that the weapon used in the incident was a knife.

Olivia Wilde says Jason Sudeikis serving her custody papers on stage was ‘aggressive’

Olivia Wilde is calling out her ex for the way he served her custody papers in April; she was on stage in Las Vegas presenting at CinemaCon when she was served.Wilde claims Sudeikis tried to “embarrass [her] professionally” with the “aggressive” way he went about it in a new filing.Sudeikis has since said he did not intend for the papers to be served in such a manner.Olivia Wilde is hitting back after being served custody papers on stage during her presentation at CinemaCon in April.The Don’t Worry Darling director has filed to dismiss the papers from ex Jason Sudeikis, calling his method of delivery “aggressive” while she claims the Ted Lasso star did so to “embarrass [her] professionally”.

IN BRIEF: Jaywing expects double-digit rise in annual revenue , 11 Aug 2022 10:43

Jaywing PLC – Sheffield-based data-driven advertising and marketing agency – Expects net revenue for the year ended on March 31 to be £23.3 million, up 16% from £20.2 million the year before. Says strong growth is seen in retail, financial & professional services and in Australia. Looking ahead, Jaywing says its pipeline of new businesses is strong, while remaining cautious about the overall economic outlook. The company says full year results will be published in early September. Chief Executive Officer Andrew Fryatt says: ‘The combination of double-digit revenue growth and a more efficient cost base has enabled us to increase underlying profitability, giving us confidence for the year ahead.

Incredible James Webb video zooms through space to Cartwheel Galaxy

Published: 06:16 EDT, 11 August 2022 | Updated: 06:17 EDT, 11 August 2022 Travelling 500 million light-years in just a matter of seconds, this incredible new video zooms through space to reveal the spectacular Cartwheel Galaxy as captured by the James Webb telescope.The $10 billion (£7.4 billion) observatory’s powerful infrared gaze produced a rare sight of the Cartwheel and two smaller companion galaxies against a backdrop of many other galaxies. Scientists say the detailed view will provide new details about star formation and the galaxy’s central black hole.

Metro One Continues to Expand Opportunities for Users to Access Shelfy’s SaaS Mobile Commerce Platform with Approval to Publish as a WooCommerce Plugin on WordPress.org

SHERIDAN, WY / ACCESSWIRE / June 30, 2022 / Metro One Telecommunications, Inc. (OTC Markets:WOWI) (‘Metro One’) announced today that its wholly-owned Israeli subsidiary, Stratford Ltd. (‘Shelfy.io’ or ‘Shelfy’) has received approval to publish its mobile commerce platform on WordPress.ORG as a WooCommerce Plugin.WordPress, currently in use by 43% of all websites, is one of the most popular open-source content management system solutions according to W3 Techs. WooCommerce, a WordPress plugin, offers flexible, open-source commerce solutions for WordPress websites, empowering small and medium-sized businesses to build the store they want and sell online.

As NBA super teams flop, others find hope

Super teams aren’t dead. They’ve had a terrible couple of years, but failure might have taught them a lesson or two.Next time, LeBron James will know to seek out a running mate capable of making a shot. And Kevin Durant will make sure his sidekicks are willing to take one. It’s tempting to view the two biggest flops in the NBA as evidence that championships can’t be bought anymore and that small-market smarts can overcome the league’s star system. But all the train wrecks in Los Angeles and Brooklyn really prove is that even franchises with every built-in advantage in the world can be stupid.