rock-climbing

Learning the Ropes of Rock Climbing

Rock climbing has always been a popular activity. As long as there have been mountains and boulders, there have been people who want to climb them. Recently though, rock climbing has started to be viewed as a real sport and not just an outdoor activity. Rock climbing gyms are springing up all over the country. You no longer have to save up and use an Expedia flight coupon to go to Peru to learn how to climb a mountain.

Perhaps there is even one in your city. Climbing gyms can be intimidating at first. Everywhere …

2013 Detroit Tigers At The Quarter Mark: Underachievers

The script, drafted in Lakeland and polished by enthusiastic
sports writers, had the Tigers at the 2013 quarter mark in first
place with baseball’s best record, the American League Central title theirs for the waiting.

At the quarter mark, the Tigers are an unimpressive 23-18,
and reeling after a lost weekend in Arlington. The 29-15 Texas
Rangers have baseball’s best record, and the Tigers are 2.5
games behind the surprising Cleveland Indians.

How can this be?

The Tiger .280 team batting average is baseball’s best. Miguel
Cabrera leads the majors in hitting at .387, Torii …

Jose Valverde Shaky, Ex-Tigers Shine‏

ere in the second floor baseball bunker, we stop to watch. At Comerica, they stand. Is someone three outs from a no-hitter?
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No, Jose Valverde has entered the game. After two recent implosions of Valverdian proportion, every pitch is worthy of intense scrutiny, as if pure mind power can get him through the ninth inning.

In the opener of last weekend’s series at Camden Yards, Valverde entered protecting a 5-3 lead. He allowed a solo homer to Baltimore Orioles leadoff hitter Nick Markakis and, two outs later, a three-run walkoff shot to Chris Dickerson.…

Tim Tebow to Sign with New England

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Well, the impossible has happened. Just when you thought Tim Tebow’s football career was over and he’s be doing endorsements for athletic gear and bodybuilding.com coupons, another football team has given Tebow a chance.

ESPN is reporting that league sources have told them the New England Patriots will be signing former Jets Quarterback/Running Back/Special Teams/Bench Rider Tim Tebow. If anyone can find a place for someone like Tebow in their system, it is Bill Belichick.…