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By Mangosuthu Buthelezi
Independent voices from the The Washington Times Communities
Topic - Charlie Slowes
On May 25, 2007, Jordan Zimmermann took the mound for Wisconsin-Stevens Point to open the NCAA Division III College World Series in Appleton, Wis. Zimmermann dominated Emory with a complete-game, one-hit shutout and went 3-for-3 at the plate, driving in one of his team's runs in a 2-0 victory.
SEEN AND HEARD AT AT&T PARK
SAN FRANCISCO — Bob Carpenter has been behind the microphone for more than his share of historic home runs. Formerly a broadcaster for the St. Louis Cardinals, he was on the air in 1998 when Mark McGwire hit his 60th, 61st, 66th, 67th, 68th, 69th and 70th homers. He also called Ken Griffey Jr.'s 500th career shot in 2004.
SEEN AND HEARD AT TURNER FIELD
"This is why you do it. You hope you get a shot," Slowes said.
She said, 'I'm just happy for you.'"