(CBS4) — Lauren Betts is the name to know when it comes to girls high school basketball. The Colorado star just completed her junior season at Grandview High School and in 2022, Betts will become the latest Colorado superstar to take her talents to Stanford University.
Los Angeles Dodgers outfielder Mookie Betts is not in the lineup Sunday in the team's game against the Arizona Diamondbacks. What It Means: Betts is being replaced in center field by Chris Taylor against Diamondbacks starter Alex Young. In 282 plate appearances this season, Betts has a .252 batting average with an .822 OPS, 8 home runs, 42 runs and 27 RBI.
Betts is out of the lineup for Sunday's game against the Diamondbacks, Eric Stephen of SBNation.com reports. Betts wasn't known to be nursing an injury after he went 1-for-3 with a double, two walks, an RBI and two runs while playing all nine innings of Saturday's 9-3 win, so he's presumably sitting Sunday in what amounts to a pre-planned maintenance day.
In a typical year the Elizabeth City Area Chamber of Commerce would present a number of awards to area businesses, nonprofits and individuals at its annual meeting. But because of the COVID-19 pandemic, 2020 was anything but a typical year. For that reason, the Chamber decided to hand out just a single award at this year’s annual meeting, the organization’s 110th, Thursday night.
Although the Los Angeles Dodgers fell short of sweeping the Philadelphia Phillies this week, they managed to still come away with a third consecutive series victory. Mookie Betts led the way with three hits in a second consecutive win over the Phillies — his most in a game since June 2 — which included a go-ahead home run in the seventh inning and two-out RBI single in the eighth.
The famed Florida Trail is one of 11 different National Scenic Trails in the country. Running 1,000 miles, with over 300 miles planned, it’s not likely that too many Floridians will complete the trail in their lifetime. But that doesn’t mean that sections of the trail can’t be completed.
From Fabian Ardaya the beat writer for The Athletic: And while Betts has stated that his back issues are behind him and his health hasn’t been the reason for his slow start, his average sprint speed has dropped from 28.3 feet/second to 27.1 feet/second this year, and he has produced zero Outs Above Average this year between center and right field (that puts him in the 34th percentile; last year, he put up six OAA in 55 games, ranking in the 95th percentile).
Junior soccer forward recorded 38 goals, 30 assists last season Another Williamson County athlete has been recognized on the national stage by Gatorade's Player of the Year honors. Christ Presbyterian Academy junior Caroline Betts is Gatorade's Tennessee Girls Soccer Player of the Year for 2020-21, joining Ravenwood alum Karlie Paschall (2016-17) as a recent winner of the award.
Fresh off Reopening Day at Dodger Stadium, when his late-inning go-ahead homer gave 52,078 fans a reason to stay on their feet, Mookie Betts was prepped to play the role of hero once again with his family in attendance on his jersey giveaway night. But it wasn’t meant to be in the Dodgers’ first shutout defeat since Sept. 14, 2019.
More than 16 months after the Los Angeles Dodgers completed a blockbuster trade to acquire Mookie Betts and David Price from the Boston Red Sox, the two got to play in front of a capacity crowd at Dodger Stadium for the first time as home players. With the state of California lifting most restrictions that had been in place since the early stages of the coronavirus (COVID-19) pandemic, the Dodgers arranged for “Reopening Day” to celebrate being approved for full capacity.
Betts went 3-for-5 with a solo homer and two RBI in Tuesday's 5-3 win over the Phillies. Betts singled early in the game but did all his damage late when he launched a tiebreaking solo homer in the seventh and then provided the Dodgers with some insurance the following inning with an RBI single to center.
LOS ANGELES (AP) — Mookie Betts hit a go-ahead home run in the seventh inning and the Los Angeles Dodgers beat the Philadelphia Phillies 5-3 Tuesday night at Dodger Stadium before the largest crowd to attend a professional sports league game in the United States since the start of the coronavirus pandemic.
“Mookie really came to life tonight,” Dave Roberts said. “We just have a way of rallying around him.” Share this story A lot happened in the 16 months since Mookie Betts was acquired by the Dodgers, who snapped a 32-year title drought in the superstar’s first season with the team.
Un-masked meeting attendees forced the Franklin Community Schools Board of Trustees to reschedule their Monday meeting. About six individuals refused to wear masks at the meeting, though Gov. Eric Holcomb’s mask order remains in effect for schools until June 30, said Robin Betts, spokesperson for Franklin schools.