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The Killer: A front wheel drive motorcycle from Rodsmith

The concept of the patron is well established in the world of art. Charles Saatchi is almost a household name in the UK, but before him we had New Yorker Peggy Guggenheim—who anchored the careers of Pollock and Rothko. Parallels are now edging into the modern custom motorcycle scene, and one of the leading lights is Bobby Haas of the Haas Moto Museum in Dallas. Bobby has built up a collection of 130-plus extraordinary motorcycles, and occasionally commissions them too. Hazan is one of his...
Tags: UK, US, Munich, Motorcycles, Dallas, Craig, Charles Saatchi, Midwest, Bobby, Austin Texas, CNC, Peggy Guggenheim, Hazan, Freund, Matt Carroll, Pollock


Home runs by Bellinger, Martin and Hernandez not enough as Dodgers lose to White Sox

THE GAME: The Chicago White Sox scored eight runs against minor-league pitchers Yordy Cabrera and Parker Curry in the eighth inning and came from behind to beat the Dodgers 10-7 in a Cactus League game on Wednesday night at Camelback Ranch. PITCHING REPORT: Right-hander Ross Stripling pitched into the fourth inning, allowing two unearned runs on two hits and two walks. … Kenley Jansen gave up singles to the first two batters he faced but got out with a scoreless inning after a double play and a ...
Tags: Sports, Sport, Soccer, Russell Martin, Mlb, Giants, Taylor, Los Angeles Dodgers, Chicago White Sox, Curry, Anderson, Joe Kelly, Martin, Garcia, Kelly, Pederson


A Wealth Tax is Constitutional

Calvin H. Johnson The Constitution, Article I, section 9, clause 4, requires that a “direct tax” must be apportioned among the states by population.    Elizabeth Warren has proposed an annual wealth tax, reaching the rate of 3% of wealth for those who have more than a $1 billion of wealth.     Warren’s wealth tax would be constitutional.    The defining characteristic of a “direct tax,” according to the Founders, is that it is the kind of tax in which apportionment among the states by...
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Julio Urias impressive again in Dodgers’ win over Giants

The Dodgers’ Kiké Hernandez runs home to score during the fourth inning of Monday’s Cactus League game in Scottsdale, Ariz. (AP Photo/Elaine Thompson) San Francisco Giants shortstop Brandon Crawford, right, comes down with the ball after leaping for it as Los Angeles Dodgers’ Cody Bellinger slides safely into second base in the fourth inning of a spring training baseball game Monday, March 4, 2019, in Scottsdale, Ariz. Bellinger advanced on a single from A.J. Pollock. (AP Photo/Elaine Thompso...
Tags: Sports, Sport, Soccer, Mlb, San Francisco Giants, Will Smith, Giants, Los Angeles Dodgers, Scottsdale, Christine, Pederson, DAVE ROBERTS, Dodgers, Scottsdale Ariz, Hernandez, Elaine Thompson


Dodgers prospect Alex Verdugo still waiting for his opportunity

Dodgers outfielder Alex Verdugo plays in a Cactus League game last week in Glendale, Ariz. Verdugo is an all-around talent who has little left to prove in the minor leagues, but he’s still waiting for a larger role with the major-league club. (Photo by Keith Birmingham, Pasadena Star-News/SCNG) Alex Verdugo #61 of the Los Angeles Dodgers during spring training at Camelback Ranch Stadium on Sunday, February 24, 2019 in Glendale, Arizona. (Photo by Keith Birmingham, Pasadena Star-News/SCNG) ...
Tags: Sports, Los Angeles, Sport, Ap, Soccer, Mlb, Marlins, Cleveland, Major League Baseball, Alex, Los Angeles Dodgers, Harper, Los Angeles Angels, San Diego Padres, Arizona Diamondbacks, Rockies


Pollock settling in nicely with new Dodgers teammates

A.J. Pollock is settling in nicely with his new teammates on the Los Angeles Dodgers            [Author: AP]
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Pollock settling in nicely with new Dodgers teammates

GLENDALE, Ariz. (AP) — Hanging out in shallow left field with alpha teammate Justin Turner, young star Corey Seager and manager Dave Roberts, the assimilation of Los Angeles Dodgers newcomer A.J. Pollock continued Wednesday morning. Amid Turner’s easygoing banter and Roberts’ warmth and wisdom, Pollock is increasingly comfortable in Dodger Blue after spending the past […]
Tags: News, Sports, Ap, Los Angeles Dodgers, Turner, DAVE ROBERTS, Roberts, Dodgers, GLENDALE Ariz, Justin Turner, Corey Seager, Pollock


Dodgers suffer first loss of Cactus League schedule

THE GAME: After scoring 31 runs in their first three games this spring, the Dodgers didn’t score until there were two outs in the ninth inning Tuesday, losing 8-2 to the Kansas City Royals for their first defeat of the Cactus League schedule at Surprise Stadium. PITCHING REPORT: RHP Kenta Maeda made his spring debut with a 1-2-3 inning, striking out two of the three batters he faced. … Bullpen candidates Yimi Garcia and Kevin Quackenbush each pitched a perfect inning. Garcia struck out all three...
Tags: Sports, Sport, Soccer, Mlb, Royals, Athletics, Los-angeles-dodgers, Kansas City Royals, Garcia, Dodgers, Mesa, Bryce Harper, Kenta Maeda, Clayton Kershaw, Daniel Mengden, Pollock


Prospect D.J. Peters homers twice as Dodgers beat Angels

THE GAME: Prospects Omar Estevez, Matt Beaty and D.J. Peters hit consecutive home runs as part of a six-run seventh inning that broke a tie and lifted the Dodgers to a 13-9 victory over an Angels split-squad team Sunday at Camelback Ranch in Glendale, Ariz. PITCHING REPORT: LHP Hyun-Jin Ryu pitched a scoreless inning in his Cactus League debut. Ryu gave up a leadoff single to Kole Calhoun then retired the next three batters. … RHP Dennis Santana walked the first batter he faced and made a throwi...
Tags: Angels, Sports, Sport, Soccer, Russell Martin, Mlb, Los Angeles Dodgers, White, Alexander, Peters, Dodgers, Santana, GLENDALE Ariz, Ruiz, Clayton Kershaw, Ryu


Already Stacked ‘The Devil All the Time’ Cast Somehow Finds Room For Haley Bennett, Jason Clarke and Riley Keough

Netflix’s adaptation of The Devil All the Time already has a stacked (and impressive) cast – but there’s still room for a few more. Haley Bennett, Jason Clarke and Riley Keough are the latest actors to join the Devil All the Time cast, which already features Tom Holland, Mia Wasakowska, Robert Pattinson, Bill Skarsgard, Eliza Scanlen and Sebastian Stan. Based on Donald Ray Pollock’s novel, The Devil All the Time tracks several characters in a serious of disturbing situations spread across Ohio ...
Tags: Movies, Casting, Time, America, Netflix, Adaptation, Ohio, Roy, South Pacific, Chris Evans, Captain America, Charlotte, Jason Clarke, Lee, Theodore, Sandy


TV Best Bets of the Week: Baseball spring training begins

BASEBALL Saturday, Feb. 23Dodgers vs. White Sox, noon, SNLAGiants vs. Angels, noon, Fox Sports West Sunday, Feb. 24Angels vs. Dodgers, noon, SNLAReds vs. Angels, noon, Fox Sports West The sound of a fastball hitting a catcher’s mitt, the crack of a bat, the huzzah from fans, and the lyrical stylings of Rick Monday and Jose Mota means that baseball is back, in its toddler form of spring training. It’s premature to get excited for spring games since starters play six innings at most, and there wil...
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Dodgers say platooning saved them in 2018 but won’t be as necessary in 2019

GLENDALE, Ariz. >> It was not a popular approach — not with fans, not with players and really not even with the manager who had to convince former All-Stars to buy in. “Yeah. It was the toughest year for me,” Dodgers manager Dave Roberts said of the aggressive platooning the Dodgers adopted down the stretch and into the postseason last year. “There was a lot of trying to find consistency with at-bats for players and there was a lot of trying to keep guys active and relevant. There’s no exact sci...
Tags: Sports, Sport, Soccer, Russell Martin, Mlb, Taylor, Los Angeles Dodgers, NL, DAVE ROBERTS, Roberts, Dodgers, Yasiel Puig, Kemp, Friedman, GLENDALE Ariz, Puig


Dodgers 2019 spring training preview: Will 3rd time be the charm?

If at first you don’t succeed, try – try again? The Dodgers will begin reporting to Camelback Ranch on Tuesday (though many have already moved their offseason workouts to the complex) and open their second consecutive spring training as the National League’s reigning champions. It has been almost two decades since any team went to three consecutive World Series – the New York Yankees did it four years in a row from 1998-2001 – and even longer since a National League team has done it. You have to...
Tags: Sports, Sport, Soccer, Wyoming, Italy, Russell Martin, Mlb, Yankees, Los Angeles Dodgers, Cincinnati Reds, New York Yankees, St Louis Cardinals, Milwaukee Brewers, Joe Kelly, Kelly, NL


Dodgers 2019 spring training preview: Who’s new? Who’s gone?

As the Dodgers arrive for spring training, here’s a reminder of what roster changes have taken place and who will be with the team to open spring training … WHO’S IN … RHP Joe Kelly, free agent, from Red Sox C Russell Martin, trade from Blue Jays OF A.J. Pollock, free agent, from Diamondbacks LHP Adam McCreery, purchased from Braves RHP Jaime Schultz, trade from Rays WHO’S OUT … LHP Alex Wood, traded to Reds OF Matt Kemp, traded to Reds OF Yasiel Puig, traded to Reds C Yasmani Grandal, free ...
Tags: Sports, Sport, Soccer, Russell Martin, Mlb, Giants, Red Sox, Los Angeles Dodgers, Mariners, Joe Kelly, Brewers, Dodgers, Yasiel Puig, Braves, Manny Machado, Frank Robinson


2019 Dodgers spring training preview: outfield

As the Dodgers head toward the first workout of spring training on Feb. 13, we are providing a breakdown of how they stand with their roster by position groups. Today, the outfield (Previously, the starting rotation, bullpen and infield): 2018 RECAP The Dodgers’ embrace of platooning and nightly pursuit of favorable matchups was most evident in last year’s outfield. Eight players started at least five games in the Dodgers’ outfield. Three of them (Cody Bellinger, Chris Taylor and Kiké Hernande...
Tags: Washington, Sports, Sport, Soccer, Mlb, Los Angeles Dodgers, Cincinnati, Pederson, Dodgers, Yasiel Puig, Hernandez, Kemp, Bryce Harper, Matt Kemp, Kike Hernandez, Joc Pederson


2019 Dodgers spring training preview: infield

As the Dodgers head toward the first workout of spring training on Feb. 13, we are providing breakdowns of how they stand with their roster by position groups. Today, the infield (Previously, the starting rotation and bullpen): 2018 RECAP The left side of the Dodgers’ infield was hit hard last season. Third baseman Justin Turner suffered a fractured wrist late in spring training, missed the first quarter of the season and wasn’t at full strength until July. Shortstop Corey Seager’s season ende...
Tags: Sports, Sport, Soccer, Mlb, Oakland, Taylor, Los Angeles Dodgers, Turner, Cincinnati, Dodgers, Dozier, Manny Machado, Justin Turner, David Freese, Chase Utley, Tommy John


Corey Seager making progress in recovery from elbow, hip surgeries

Los Angeles Dodgers’ Justin Turner, and Corey Seager during Dodger Stadium Fanfest at Dodger Stadium on Saturday, January 26, 2019 in Los Angeles, California. (Photo by Keith Birmingham, Pasadena Star-News/SCNG) Former Los Angeles Dodger pitcher Fernando Valenzuela signs autographs during Dodger Stadium Fanfest at Dodger Stadium on Saturday, January 26, 2019 in Los Angeles, California. (Photo by Keith Birmingham, Pasadena Star-News/SCNG) Sound The gallery will resume in seconds ...
Tags: Sports, Los Angeles, Sport, Soccer, Mlb, Los Angeles Dodgers, Pollack, Joe Kelly, DAVE ROBERTS, Dodgers, Los Angeles California, Kenta Maeda, Angel Rodriguez, Dodger Stadium, Justin Turner, Chris Taylor


Dodgers add the free-agent outfielder of their choice — A.J. Pollock

New Los Angeles Dodgers’ AJ Pollack, center, with president Andrew Friedman, left, and manager Dave Roberts holds up his new jersey during a press conference during Dodger Stadium Fanfest at Dodger Stadium on Saturday, January 26, 2019 in Los Angeles, California. (Photo by Keith Birmingham, Pasadena Star-News/SCNG) Los Angeles Dodgers’ Justin Turner, and Corey Seager during Dodger Stadium Fanfest at Dodger Stadium on Saturday, January 26, 2019 in Los Angeles, California. (Photo by Keith Birmi...
Tags: Sports, Los Angeles, Sport, Soccer, Mlb, Los Angeles Dodgers, Pollack, Joe Kelly, DAVE ROBERTS, Roberts, Dodgers, Los Angeles California, Friedman, Rodriguez, Bryce Harper, Kenta Maeda


New Dodger Pollock can earn up to $10M in 2023 escalators

LOS ANGELES (AP) — A.J. Pollock can earn up to $10 million in escalators on his 2023 salary with the Los Angeles Dodgers as part of a $55 million, four-year deal that was announced Saturday. Pollock’s deal includes a $10 million option for 2023 or a $5 million buyout. His 2023 salary can escalate by […]
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Heart surgery and a new diet have Dodgers’ Kenley Jansen feeling good about 2019

Los Angeles Dodgers pitcher Kenley Jensen during Dodger Stadium Fanfest at Dodger Stadium on Saturday, January 26, 2019 in Los Angeles, California. (Photo by Keith Birmingham, Pasadena Star-News/SCNG) New Los Angeles Dodgers’ AJ Pollack, center, with president Andrew Friedman, left, and manager Dave Roberts holds up his new jersey during a press conference during Dodger Stadium Fanfest at Dodger Stadium on Saturday, January 26, 2019 in Los Angeles, California. (Photo by Keith Birmingham, Pasa...
Tags: Uncategorized, Sports, Los Angeles, Sport, Soccer, Mlb, Boston Red Sox, Los Angeles Dodgers, Pollack, Joe Kelly, DAVE ROBERTS, Roberts, National League, Dodgers, Los Angeles California, Rodriguez


What you need to know about Elizabeth Warren’s wealth tax

What you need to know about Elizabeth Warren’s wealth tax On Thursday, Senator Elizabeth Warren announced on Twitter that she will institute a wealth tax if she is elected president in 2020. Here are the facts you need to know: Warren tweeted her plan on Thursday afternoon. We need structural change. That’s why I’m proposing something brand new – an annual tax on the wealth of the richest Americans. I’m calling it the “Ultra-Millionaire Tax" & it applies...
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Buster's Buzz: From Puig to Pollock (and Realmuto?), Dodgers' plan takes shape

L.A.'s moves this winter have been about building consistency. The Dodgers dealt Yasiel Puig, let Yasmani Grandal go, signed A.J. Pollock and are now in play for J.T. Realmuto.
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AP source: Pollock agrees to $55M, 4-year deal with Dodgers

LOS ANGELES (AP) — A person familiar with the negotiations says free-agent outfielder AJ Pollock and the Los Angeles Dodgers have agreed to a $55 million, four-year contract. The person spoke Thursday on condition of anonymity because the agreement has not been announced .The deal includes a $10 million player option for 2023 with a […]
Tags: News, Sports, Los Angeles, Ap, Mlb, Los Angeles Dodgers, Dodgers, Pollock, AJ Pollock


Sources: Outfielder A.J. Pollock agrees to deal with Dodgers

A.J. Pollock, the hyper-athletic outfielder whose career has been dulled by injuries, has agreed to a deal with the Los Angeles Dodgers, sources tell Yahoo Sports. The deal is pending a physical.
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Dodgers, outfielder A.J. Pollock agree to 4-year, $55 million deal

The Dodgers are in agreement with free agent outfielder A.J. Pollock on a multiyear contract, according to multiple reports Thursday. According to ESPN’s Buster Olney, the contract pays $55 million over the first four years, and contains an opt-out clause after the 2021 season if Pollock reaches a certain number of plate appearances. Pollock has made 460, 466 and 46 plate appearances the past three seasons, respectively. In 2015, his last full season, he batted .315 with 20 home runs, 76 RBIs an...
Tags: Sports, Sport, Soccer, Arizona, Mlb, Espn, Los-angeles-dodgers, Arizona Diamondbacks, Dodgers, Olney, Andrew Friedman, Pollock, Buster Olney, J Pollock, A.J. Pollock, Arizona Diamondbacks Pollock


Could the White Sox benefit from the Dodgers signing A.J. Pollock?

Could the White Sox benefit from the Dodgers signing A.J. Pollock? originally appeared on nbcsportschicago.com The Los Angeles Dodgers have another outfielder. Things have gone quite nicely for the Dodgers in recent seasons, perhaps in part because their roster is full of - not just full of, bursting with - guys who can play multiple positions, both infield and outfield, and they can easily mitigate the inevitable injuries and fatigue of a baseball season.
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Pollock, not Harper? That's where Dodgers are now

It seems L.A. isn't as glamorous as it was a couple of years ago, with a focus on fiscal responsibility rather than big-name glitz this offseason.
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Sources: Outfielder Pollock, Dodgers have deal

The Dodgers and outfielder A.J. Pollock have agreed to a deal, sources confirmed to ESPN.
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From Persia with love: How an Empress transformed Iran with art

From Persia with love: How an Empress transformed Iran with art Dubbed “the Jackie Kennedy of the Middle East”, Farah Pahlavi built a world-class collection of modern art before she and her husband were exiled. Now 80, she reflects on her beloved country. Farah Pahlavi, Iran’s first and last Empress, in the late 1970s. “When you leave your land, your love, your belongings, it’s very sad,” she reflects now.CREDIT: GETTY IMAGES Time was when Farah Pahlavi could paralyse parts of Manhatta...
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Why Dodgers might pick A.J. Pollock over Bryce Harper in MLB free agency

Why Dodgers might pick A.J. Pollock over Bryce Harper in MLB free agency originally appeared on nbcsportsbayarea.com When the Dodgers traded Yasiel Puig and Matt Kemp to the Reds last month, it sparked speculation that the team was clearing space in its outfield to sign Bryce Harper. What if it was for A.J. Pollock instead, though? The Athletic's Ken Rosenthal reported Saturday that the Dodgers are interested in Pollock, who fits their player profile and needs in many ways.
Tags: News, Mlb, Reds, Los Angeles Dodgers, Dodgers, Yasiel Puig, Bryce Harper, Ken Rosenthal, Matt Kemp, Pollock