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Busier Than Ever, After a Plug is Pulled

Posted by Ben Fong-Torres - on Saturday, 22 February 2020

Busier Than Ever, After a Plug is Pulled
Ben Fong Torres San Francisco February 22, 2020 Last year, just about this time, I lost my Radio Waves column, soon after the San Francisco Chronicle brought in a new arts and entertainment editor. I’d been writing it every other Sunday for 15 years (plus another three-year stretch earlier on, before I took a break to publish a couple of books). He gave me a reason that made no sense. Radio Waves wasn’t getting enough clicks on the digital side. But...

Super Hiro - Hiroki Kuroda throws complete game shutout

Posted by Suzanne Kai on Monday, 15 April 2013.

April 14, 2012

New York

Yankees 3, Orioles 0

AC - HIROKI-KURODA-NY-YANKEES PITCHERPhoto: New York Yankees pitcher Hiroki Kuroda 

It's baseball season and it couldn't be sweeter with 38 year old Hiroki Kuroda's five-hit shutout. Kuroda is a New York Yankees pitcher. 

The New York Daily News reports that was just part of tonight's story.

27 year old Wei-Yin Chen from Taiwan, a left-handed pitcher for the Major League Baseball's Baltimore Orioles matched Kuroda zero for zero over the first four innings tonight.

Read more here.  

Go catch a screening of "42" the new movie about baseball great Jackie Robinson which took top box office honors this weekend. Just released in theaters nationwide the movie stars Chadwick Boseman as Jackie Robinson, and Harrison Ford as the Brooklyn Dodgers GM Branch Rickey. 

AC - WEI-YIN CHEN NBL ORIOLES PITCHERPhoto: Baltimore Orioles Pitcher Wei-Yin Chen

For the full story about the New York Yankees vs the Baltimore Orioles game tonight click here.

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