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Tim Tebow makes splash in Florida debut, but it will get much tougher

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Tim Tebow made quite a splash during his first night in Florida as a professional baseball player. Following his promotion from the Columbia Fireflies to the St. Lucie Mets of the Florida State League, the former Heisman Trophy-winning quarterback went 3-for-5 in a double header Wednesday night against the Palm Beach Cardinals. One of those hits was a home run off Junior Fernandez, whose fastball was in the mid-90’s range. The 2,315 who attended got what they could only hope…

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After Charlie Crist cancels appearance, Charlotte Stone Crabs mascot Stoney announces he will run for Senate

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On the same day Florida Governor Charlie Crist canceled his appearance at Charlotte Sports Park this weekend, Charlotte Stone Crabs mascot Stoney announced that he will run for the United States Senate as an Independent candidate. Stoney held a press conference at his home underneath the Baseball Boardwalk at Charlotte Sports Park, announcing his decision just minutes after news came that Crist would not be able to attend the Stone Crabs game on Friday. “The only thing we have to…

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