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He has three hits in three Grapefruit League games over just seven at-bats.
"This is only my third game, but yeah, I've been really surprised," Martinez said. "The hard part is just to get the rhythm, pick up the ball from the pitcher's hand. I've been able to do that the last three days. It's a good sign."
Bautista Suffers Wrist Injury In Loss - RealGM Wiretap Jose Bautista left Toronto's loss to New York on Monday night with an injured wrist. "We've been fortunate as far as our everyday lineup is concerned," Blue Jays manager John Farrell said. "As far as injuries, we've been relatively injury-free. This is the first one and it's a big blow." Bautista injured his left wrist on a swing in the eighth. He hit a long foul ball against David Robertson and immediately grabbed his wrist. After the game, the Blue Jays said Bautista did not break a bone. But he has a tendon injury and will have an MRI on Tuesday to determine the severity. "He didn't say exactly when" he hurt the wrist http://www.officialmapleleafsnhlshop.com...iemsdyk-jersey/ , Farrell said. "But through the course of completing the swing he felt a little bit of a popping sensation." 锘? 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We verified the time, and at the end of the call, John stated that he had just gotten his new Garmin 95 latest and greatest GPS device and asked if he could bring it along. You probably know me pretty well by now and know exactly what my answer was: ?No!? John showed up at the airport with his cross country planned and flight plan filed, and ready to go. Before we walked out of the office, out came that shiny new Garmin box. ?Fred, you need to check this out . . . this is the new Garmin 95 Frederik Andersen Jersey Sale , top of the?line, latest and greatest . . . ? This was back in 1996. Garmin was a no name back then and was just getting into the market. Please, please, please can we take it with us? After all the begging, I finally gave in. Deep in my mind somewhere, I had a little smile, and a voice just said, ?Okay.? Before John even started his pre flight Morgan Rielly Jersey Sale , he set up his new Garmin 95 on the control column. I knew right then that we were in for a good time! I told John that he couldn?t turn it on until we got out of Phoenix airspace, which is right where it starts to get nice and dark. He said, ?Okay, no problem.? We took off and headed west as planned. John was right on the money with all of his checkpoints and times. Flight plan opened at the right time. He was getting an A+ at this stage of the ball game. We got about five miles west of Deer Valley airport, where it starts to get nice and dark. (Again, don?t do a night cross country when there is a full moon! It is nice to see the big bright moon from 4,500 above the ground, but it makes your night cross country easier. If you are doing your first night flight as a licensed pilot with your girlfriendboyfriend Garret Sparks Jersey Sale , go for it?that is the safe thing to do.) John looked at me with those puppy eyes and asked, ?Can I turn it on?? At this point, I just looked at him and said, ?Yes.? The little voice in my head spoke to me again, ?Now it is time for the real lesson to begin.? John turned on the new greatest gift to mankind. The screen came on, and he said, Look, Fred Brooks Laich Jersey Sale , isn?t this great? It tells you everything!? The little voice in my head said, Yeah. Right. It tells you everything except what your #1 job in an airplane is.? John kept playing with his new toy. I learned way back in 1989 that there are times when the flight instructor?s job is to shut up and let the student go. This was definitely one of those times. At first, John had it under control. He was following his line on the screen and was okay, but I knew that sooner or later, it was going to distract him from his number one job . . . Yes, fly the airplane! A little while passed, and John decided to start playing with the screen options. I knew now that the big lesson had begun, so I just sat there. Slowly Milan Michalek Jersey Sale , his altitude sta.