SERIES - The Salt Lake Tribune http://www.sltrib.com/feeds/topics/SERIES News from The Salt Lake Tribune en-us webmaster@sltrib.com (Webmaster) MLB playoffs: Tigers hope starters can outdo Orioles’ stellar bullpen http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/sports/58479379-77/orioles-detroit-starters-tigers.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/sports/58479379-77/orioles-detroit-starters-tigers.html.csp">MLB playoffs: Tigers hope starters can outdo Orioles’ stellar bullpen</a></h4> <span class="author source-org vcard"><span class="org fn">The Associated PRess</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-10-01T22:43:39.326-06:00">Updated Oct 1, 2014 10:43PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">Baltimore • The Detroit Tigers’ starting pitchers in the first three games of the AL Division Series have a combined 329 wins, three Cy Young Awards and 35 games of postseason experience. Baltimore’s starters carry less impressive credentials, yet they don’t necessarily have to outpitch their Detroit counterparts for the Orioles to advance. All they have to do is keep it close, then hand the baseball over to one of the best bullpens in major leagues. Detroit (90-72) didn’t win as many games as t...</div> <h5><a rel="item-license" href="http://www.sltrib.com/pages/privacy"> Copyright 2013 The Salt Lake Tribune. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.</a></h5> </div> 58479379@www.sltrib.com Wed, 01 Oct 2014 22:43:39 MDT MLB: MikeTrout makes playoff debut when Angels host Royals http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/sports/58479368-77/trout-angels-game-mike.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/sports/58479368-77/trout-angels-game-mike.html.csp">MLB: MikeTrout makes playoff debut when Angels host Royals</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">By Greg Beacham</span></span> <span class="source-org vcard"><span class="org fn"> The Associated Press</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-10-01T22:43:39.314-06:00">Updated Oct 1, 2014 10:43PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">Anaheim, Calif. • Mike Trout asked Albert Pujols for advice on his playoff debut before the Los Angeles Angels stepped into the October spotlight, and the veteran slugger with two World Series rings had some simple guidance for baseball’s best young player. “He told me to just be myself, and not try to hit that home run when you don’t need it,” Trout said. “Just keep that same swing that got you here, and go from there. (But) it’s definitely a bigger game, for sure. All eyes are on you.” Trout r...</div> <h5><a rel="item-license" href="#license-584793682014-10-01T22:43:39.314-06:00" id="#license-2014-10-01T22:43:39.314-06:00"> Copyright 2013 The Associated Press. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.</a></h5> </div> 58479368@www.sltrib.com Wed, 01 Oct 2014 22:43:39 MDT Letter: Follow the example of the Roosevelts http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/opinion/58474448-82/president-republican-roosevelts-democrat.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/opinion/58474448-82/president-republican-roosevelts-democrat.html.csp">Letter: Follow the example of the Roosevelts</a></h4> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-10-01T17:49:27.255-06:00">Updated Oct 1, 2014 05:49PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">The excellent Ken Burns series on the Roosevelts reminded me again as to why I’m a Democrat. Though Teddy ran twice, once for vice president and for president in 1904 as a Republican, the series presented a Republican who was nothing like any other Republican President since Lincoln. He was despised by J.P. Morgan. and when McKinley died, Republican leader Mark Hanna was quoted as saying: “I told you he shouldn’t have been nominated vice president, and now that cowboy is in the White House.” I...</div> <h5><a rel="item-license" href="http://www.sltrib.com/pages/privacy"> Copyright 2013 The Salt Lake Tribune. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.</a></h5> </div> 58474448@www.sltrib.com Wed, 01 Oct 2014 17:49:27 MDT BYU agrees to two-game football series with South Florida in 2021, 2022 http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/blogs/byusports/58469804-65/byu-florida-football-south.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/blogs/byusports/58469804-65/byu-florida-football-south.html.csp">BYU agrees to two-game football series with South Florida in 2021, 2022</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn"></span></span> <span class="source-org vcard"><span class="org fn">The Salt Lake Tribune</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-09-29T15:50:02.308-06:00">Updated Sep 29, 2014 03:50PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">There is no official scheduling agreement between BYU and the American Athletic Conference (AAC), but you couldn’t be blamed for thinking that way by looking at the Cougars’ future football schedules. BYU and the University of South Florida announced on Monday that they have agreed to a two-game football series, beginning in 2021. The Bulls are a member of the AAC, and their football program is in its 18th season overall, 15th season at the FBS level. The Cougars and Bulls will meet at Raymond J...</div> <h5><a rel="item-license" href="http://www.sltrib.com/pages/privacy"> Copyright 2013 The Salt Lake Tribune. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.</a></h5> </div> 58469804@www.sltrib.com Mon, 29 Sep 2014 15:50:02 MDT MLB: Trout, Strasburg giving playoffs a fresh look http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/sports/58468157-77/game-card-series-wild.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/sports/58468157-77/game-card-series-wild.html.csp">MLB: Trout, Strasburg giving playoffs a fresh look</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">By BEN WALKER</span></span> <span class="source-org vcard"><span class="org fn"> The Associated Press</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-09-29T09:29:02.3-06:00">Updated Sep 29, 2014 09:29AM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">So, is this the year of Buck Showalter, Bryce Harper and a Beltway Series? Or perhaps Albert Pujols, Yasiel Puig and a Freeway Series? Maybe a Bay Area matchup or something from the Show Me State. Plenty of World Series possibilities this year. And a lot to enjoy way before we get there, now that the playoff brackets are set. It took Game 162 to settle three races Sunday, a final afternoon that featured Derek Jeter’s farewell and Jordan Zimmermann’s no-hitter. “Just an epic day for an epic seaso...</div> <h5><a rel="item-license" href="#license-584681572014-09-29T09:29:02.3-06:00" id="#license-2014-09-29T09:29:02.3-06:00"> Copyright 2013 The Associated Press. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.</a></h5> </div> 58468157@www.sltrib.com Mon, 29 Sep 2014 09:29:02 MDT NASCAR: Kyle Busch wins Nationwide Series race at Dover http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/sports/58462623-77/logano-season-career-dover.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/sports/58462623-77/logano-season-career-dover.html.csp">NASCAR: Kyle Busch wins Nationwide Series race at Dover</a></h4> <span class="author source-org vcard"><span class="org fn">The Associated Press</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-09-27T23:36:12.798-06:00">Updated Sep 27, 2014 11:36PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">Dover, Del. • Kyle Busch dominated again in the Nationwide Series and won Saturday’s race at Dover International Speedway. Busch won for the fifth time this season and 68th time in his career in NASCAR’s second-tier series. He led 101 of the 200 laps on the mile concrete track for the season sweep. Polesitter Joey Logano was second. Chase Elliott, Chris Buescher and Elliott Sadler completed the top five. Elliott maintained his grip on the points lead with five races left. Busch won at Dover for...</div> <h5><a rel="item-license" href="#license-584626232014-09-27T23:36:12.798-06:00" id="#license-2014-09-27T23:36:12.798-06:00"> Copyright 2013 The Associated Press. All rights reserved. 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Every gallery of the series is available at www.sltrib.com/topics/lookback. Every gallery of the series is available at www.sltrib.com/topics/lookback. Here is a sampling: This Is the Place Monument Fourth of July celebrations Early outdoor recreation in Utah Boating around Utah Utah’s Hi...</div> <h5><a rel="item-license" href="http://www.sltrib.com/pages/privacy"> Copyright 2013 The Salt Lake Tribune. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.</a></h5> </div> 58455384@www.sltrib.com Fri, 26 Sep 2014 10:34:26 MDT DashnerArmy will prepare for another ‘Maze Runner’ prequel http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/entertainment2/58454842-223/dashner-maze-config-data.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/entertainment2/58454842-223/dashner-maze-config-data.html.csp">DashnerArmy will prepare for another ‘Maze Runner’ prequel</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">By Ellen Fagg Weist</span></span> <span class="source-org vcard"><span class="org fn"> The Salt Lake Tribune</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-09-25T16:26:30.562-06:00">Updated Sep 25, 2014 04:26PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">Utah writer James Dashner is having a good week. First came the news that the Hollywood adaptation of “The Maze Runner” hit No. 1 at the box office, which led to the greenlighting of the second movie in the series, “The Scorch Trials,” set for a September 2015 release. As Dashner tweeted on Sept. 21: “So proud of #DashnerArmy. $81.5 million worldwide already. More than double our budget. Now that’s what I call a good weekend.” Now Dashner has announced that he’s inked a deal to pen another preq...</div> <h5><a rel="item-license" href="http://www.sltrib.com/pages/privacy"> Copyright 2013 The Salt Lake Tribune. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.</a></h5> </div> 58454842@www.sltrib.com Thu, 25 Sep 2014 16:26:30 MDT Interview: ‘Equalizer’ director glad to reteam with Denzel Washington http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/entertainment2/58434070-223/fuqua-washington-series-config.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/entertainment2/58434070-223/fuqua-washington-series-config.html.csp">Interview: ‘Equalizer’ director glad to reteam with Denzel Washington</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">By Sean P. Means</span></span> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn"> The Salt Lake Tribune</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-09-25T16:26:59.852-06:00">Updated Sep 25, 2014 04:26PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">For director Antoine Fuqua, reteaming with Denzel Washington started with a phone call. Washington was attached to a reboot of the ’80s TV series “The Equalizer” and called Fuqua — who directed Washington to a Best Actor Oscar for the 2001 cop drama “Training Day.” “I had heard about it, and he thought I’d be perfect for it,” Fuqua said recently in a phone interview from Paris, while on the international promotional tour for the movie, which opens nationwide Friday, Sept. 26. “I read it and I l...</div> <h5><a rel="item-license" href="http://www.sltrib.com/pages/privacy"> Copyright 2013 The Salt Lake Tribune. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.</a></h5> </div> 58434070@www.sltrib.com Thu, 25 Sep 2014 16:26:59 MDT Jacques Pepin says no slowing down as cooking show ends http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/entertainment2/58430121-223/pepin-series-cooking-television.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/entertainment2/58430121-223/pepin-series-cooking-television.html.csp">Jacques Pepin says no slowing down as cooking show ends</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">By MICHELE KAYAL</span></span> <span class="source-org vcard"><span class="org fn"> The Associated Press</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-09-24T08:54:01.857-06:00">Updated Sep 24, 2014 08:54AM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">Jacques Pepin soon will begin production on what his longtime television network is calling his final cooking series, but the chef who has taught generations of Americans to cook says he’s far from retiring. KQED Public Television, the San Francisco-based station that has produced more than a dozen of Pepin’s popular cooking series over the last quarter century, said in a recent release that it will begin recording Pepin’s final series in October. Called “Jacques Pepin: Heart and Soul,” the 26-e...</div> <h5><a rel="item-license" href="#license-584301212014-09-24T08:54:01.857-06:00" id="#license-2014-09-24T08:54:01.857-06:00"> Copyright 2013 The Associated Press. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.</a></h5> </div> 58430121@www.sltrib.com Wed, 24 Sep 2014 08:54:01 MDT Recreation: North Face Endurance Challenge coming to Park City http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/outdoors/58342944-117/race-face-north-park.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/outdoors/58342944-117/race-face-north-park.html.csp">Recreation: North Face Endurance Challenge coming to Park City</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">By Brennan Smith</span></span> <span class="source-org vcard"><span class="org fn"> The Salt Lake Tribune</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-08-28T14:49:21.097-06:00">Updated Aug 28, 2014 02:49PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">Park City is a resort town, known for relaxation and vacation. However, for a couple of days in October, “vacation” will be the last word on the mind of trail runners from all over the world as they charge through 50 miles of Park City trails at 10,000 feet in elevation in the North Face Endurance Challenge. “It’s not the North Face cake walk,” says Nick Moore, director of the Park City race. The Endurance Challenge will come to Utah for the first time, one of several stops on the 2014 North ...</div> <h5><a rel="item-license" href="http://www.sltrib.com/pages/privacy"> Copyright 2013 The Salt Lake Tribune. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.</a></h5> </div> 58342944@www.sltrib.com Thu, 28 Aug 2014 14:49:21 MDT Salt Lake Gallery Stroll takes a turn toward the fall http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/lifestyle/58421600-80/gallery-lake-salt-artist.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/lifestyle/58421600-80/gallery-lake-salt-artist.html.csp">Salt Lake Gallery Stroll takes a turn toward the fall</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">By Sean P. Means</span></span> <span class="source-org vcard"><span class="org fn"> The Salt Lake Tribune</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-09-19T01:01:02.541-06:00">Updated Sep 19, 2014 01:01AM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">The leaves are turning color, and the colors are out in force at this month’s Salt Lake Gallery Stroll Friday, Sept. 19, from 6 to 9 p.m. at participating galleries across Salt Lake City. Here are some highlights: ‘Forest’ and ‘Sand’ • CUAC, 175 E. 200 South, will debut two exhibits. Ogden artist Jason Manley’s “Paved Forest” features sculptures with a loose theme of mass-production and manufacturing with objects from nature. Colorado artist Tyler Beard’s “Amid Sand and Sun” uses photography a...</div> <h5><a rel="item-license" href="http://www.sltrib.com/pages/privacy"> Copyright 2013 The Salt Lake Tribune. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.</a></h5> </div> 58421600@www.sltrib.com Fri, 19 Sep 2014 01:01:02 MDT TV preview: It’s ‘Murder,’ but have fun with it http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/entertainment2/58425301-223/watch-abc-sunday-cbs.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/entertainment2/58425301-223/watch-abc-sunday-cbs.html.csp">TV preview: It’s ‘Murder,’ but have fun with it</a></h4> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-09-19T01:01:02.774-06:00">Updated Sep 19, 2014 01:01AM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">ABC’s “How to Get Away with Murder” comes to us from the producers of “Scandal” and “Grey’s Anatomy” — which is a good thing. This new series, about a tough defense attorney/law professor (Viola Davis, right) who, along with her students, gets caught up in a murder case is outrageous, but that’s more than half the fun. Watch • 9 p.m. Thursday, ABC/Ch. 4 This Weekend — MLS Colorado Rapids at Real Salt Lake Watch • 8 p.m. Friday, NBCSN College football Utah at Michigan; Virginia at BYU ...</div> <h5><a rel="item-license" href="http://www.sltrib.com/pages/privacy"> Copyright 2013 The Salt Lake Tribune. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.</a></h5> </div> 58425301@www.sltrib.com Fri, 19 Sep 2014 01:01:02 MDT NOVA offers preview of upcoming chamber music series http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/entertainment2/58407827-223/nova-series-lake-music.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/entertainment2/58407827-223/nova-series-lake-music.html.csp">NOVA offers preview of upcoming chamber music series</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">By Catherine Reese Newton</span></span> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn"> The Salt Lake Tribune</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-09-15T15:47:57.81-06:00">Updated Sep 15, 2014 03:47PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">The NOVA Chamber Music Series hit the road Sunday afternoon for a special free concert in Salt Lake City’s Memory Grove. A few dozen music enthusiasts, passers-by and dogs heard Utah Symphony percussionists Keith Carrick and Eric Hopkins play short, lively selections in front of the World War I Memorial, then strolled over to the Meditation Chapel to hear the horn quartet of Ron Beitel, Llewellyn Humphreys, Nathan Basinger and Stephen Proser. Violinists Hasse Borup and Kasia Sokol-Borup gave an ...</div> <h5><a rel="item-license" href="http://www.sltrib.com/pages/privacy"> Copyright 2013 The Salt Lake Tribune. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.</a></h5> </div> 58407827@www.sltrib.com Mon, 15 Sep 2014 15:47:57 MDT MLB: World Series star Frank Torre, Joe’s brother, dies at 82 http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/sports/58411066-77/torre-joe-frank-yankees.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/sports/58411066-77/torre-joe-frank-yankees.html.csp">MLB: World Series star Frank Torre, Joe’s brother, dies at 82</a></h4> <span class="author source-org vcard"><span class="org fn">The Associated Press</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-09-13T23:43:26.115-06:00">Updated Sep 13, 2014 11:43PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">New York • Frank Torre, the World Series star who helped put little brother Joe on a path that led to the Hall of Fame, has died. He was 82. The Major League Baseball commissioner’s office said Torre died Saturday at a hospice in Palm Beach, Florida. He had previously received heart and kidney transplants, and had been ill in recent years with cancer. Torre played seven seasons in the majors with the Milwaukee Braves and Philadelphia Phillies. Though he hit only 13 home runs in 1,482 career at-b...</div> <h5><a rel="item-license" href="#license-584110662014-09-13T23:43:26.115-06:00" id="#license-2014-09-13T23:43:26.115-06:00"> Copyright 2013 The Associated Press. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.</a></h5> </div> 58411066@www.sltrib.com Sat, 13 Sep 2014 23:43:26 MDT Minor league baseball: Billings beats Orem 6-5 to win PLC series http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/sports/58404067-77/orem-billings-owlz-series.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/sports/58404067-77/orem-billings-owlz-series.html.csp">Minor league baseball: Billings beats Orem 6-5 to win PLC series</a></h4> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-09-11T23:28:45.863-06:00">Updated Sep 11, 2014 11:28PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">Billings beat Orem to end Owlz season Orem • The Billings Mustangs scored four runs in the second inning and two more in the third to defeat the Orem Owlz 6-5, winning the Pioneer League Championship Series on Thursday night. The Owlz rallied with runs in the third, fourth, two in the sixth and another in the seventh, but were shut down in the eighth and ninth innings. Wade Wass had two hits for Orem. The Tribune</div> <h5><a rel="item-license" href="http://www.sltrib.com/pages/privacy"> Copyright 2013 The Salt Lake Tribune. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.</a></h5> </div> 58404067@www.sltrib.com Thu, 11 Sep 2014 23:28:45 MDT Park City mountain bikers lead prep series http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/blogs/prepsports/58406560-52/division-park-league-mountain.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/blogs/prepsports/58406560-52/division-park-league-mountain.html.csp">Park City mountain bikers lead prep series</a></h4> <span class="source-org vcard"><span class="org fn">The Salt Lake Tribune</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-09-12T23:23:00.22-06:00">Updated Sep 12, 2014 11:23PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">Though not sanctioned by the Utah High School Activities Association, the Utah High School Mountain Bike League is drawing competitors to its meets from all over the state. Park City captured the Division One team title in a meet September 6 at Soldier Hollow followed by Corner Canyon, Alta, Morgan and Skyline. Park City’s Sienna Leger Redel is the points leader for girls’ division one and two varsity while ParkCity’s Conner Patten leads the boys’ division and one two varsity rankings. The next ...</div> <h5><a rel="item-license" href="http://www.sltrib.com/pages/privacy"> Copyright 2013 The Salt Lake Tribune. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.</a></h5> </div> 58406560@www.sltrib.com Fri, 12 Sep 2014 23:23:00 MDT Orem Owlz open Pioneer League title series at Billings http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/sports/58388784-77/orem-billings-owlz-league.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/sports/58388784-77/orem-billings-owlz-league.html.csp">Orem Owlz open Pioneer League title series at Billings</a></h4> <span class="author source-org vcard"><span class="org fn">combined news services</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-09-08T23:13:49.276-06:00">Updated Sep 8, 2014 11:13PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">Billings, Mont. • The Orem Owlz open the Pioneer League’s best-of-three championship series on Tuesday night at Billings. Game 2 against the Mustangs will be played Thursday at Brent Brown Ballpark at 7:05 p.m. Game 3, if necessary, is scheduled Friday night. Orem advanced to the finals by sweeping Ogden, 2-0, to win the Southern Division championship. In the clincher, Caleb Adams hit grand slam homer during a six-run second inning to lead the Owlz to a 7-4 victory on Saturday. Orem is the Pione...</div> <h5><a rel="item-license" href="http://www.sltrib.com/pages/privacy"> Copyright 2013 The Salt Lake Tribune. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.</a></h5> </div> 58388784@www.sltrib.com Mon, 08 Sep 2014 23:13:49 MDT Minor league baseball: Orem beats Ogden to win best-of-3 series http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/sports/58380952-77/orem-ogden-series-win.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/sports/58380952-77/orem-ogden-series-win.html.csp">Minor league baseball: Orem beats Ogden to win best-of-3 series</a></h4> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-09-07T00:11:58.48-06:00">Updated Sep 7, 2014 12:11AM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">Owlz beat Raptors to win best-of-3 PLSC series Orem • Caleb Adams hit a grand slam, and Michael Strentz had two hits and two runs to help Orem beat Ogden 7-4 and win the best-of-3 Pioneer League South Championship series Saturday night. Michael Bolaski allowed seven hits and three runs while striking out six in 5 2/3 innings to earn the win for Orem. Kelvin Ramos scored two runs with a double for the Raptors. The Tribune</div> <h5><a rel="item-license" href="http://www.sltrib.com/pages/privacy"> Copyright 2013 The Salt Lake Tribune. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.</a></h5> </div> 58380952@www.sltrib.com Sun, 07 Sep 2014 00:11:58 MDT Sports briefs: Comcast to sponsor NASCAR’s Nationwide Series http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/sports/58371351-77/series-sponsor-comcast-sports.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/sports/58371351-77/series-sponsor-comcast-sports.html.csp">Sports briefs: Comcast to sponsor NASCAR’s Nationwide Series</a></h4> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-09-04T21:41:59.925-06:00">Updated Sep 4, 2014 09:41PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">Auto Racing • Comcast Corp. on Wednesday signed a 10-year agreement to replace Nationwide Insurance as the title sponsor of NASCAR’s second-tier racing series. The series will be known as the NASCAR Xfinity Series through 2024. The deal matches the longest single agreement around title sponsorship of any NASCAR national series in its history, and Sports Business Daily valued the package at worth close to $200 million. “One of the things that is especially important to us is live sports,” said P...</div> <h5><a rel="item-license" href="http://www.sltrib.com/pages/privacy"> Copyright 2013 The Salt Lake Tribune. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.</a></h5> </div> 58371351@www.sltrib.com Thu, 04 Sep 2014 21:41:59 MDT