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Marlins take Mets 10-7

Marlins take Mets 10-7

Giancarlo Stanton stroked a three-run homer to help lift the Miami Marlins past the New York Mets, 10-7, in spring training on Monday.
Braves' Medlen diagnosed with ligament injury in pitching elbow

Braves' Medlen diagnosed with ligament injury in pitching elbow

Atlanta Braves right-hander Kris Medlen has been diagnosed with an injured ligament in his pitching elbow.

Iditarod dog, missing 5 days, found alive

BIG LAKE, Alaska, March 15 (UPI) -- A sled dog that went missing during the Iditarod race in Alaska was found nearly a week later after backtracking much of the race.

COL BB: North Carolina 8, LSU 4

OMAHA, June 15 (UPI) -- Seth Williams drove in three runs for North Carolina Sunday, pacing the Tar Heels to an 8-4 win over LSU in the College World Series in Omaha.

Jazz Notes: Goings on in the jazz world

Trombonist Bennie Green was born this day in 1923 in Chicago. He was only 19 when he joined the Earl Hines band in 1942, playing alongside Charlie Parker and Dizzy Gillespie.
KEN FRANCKLING, United Press International

Jazz Notes: Goings on in the jazz world

Cornet player Nick LaRocca was born this day in 1889 in New Orleans. He was instrumental in forming the Original Dixieland Jazz Band, which played Chicago in 1916 and was a hit in New York a year later.
KEN FRANCKLING, United Press International

Jazz Notes: Goings on in the jazz world

Pianist and composer Claude Bolling was born this day in 1930 in Cannes, France. He won an amateur jazz contest in Paris when he was 14, then formed his own Ellington-style small band.
KEN FRANCKLING, United Press International

Jazz Notes: Goings on in the jazz world

On this day in 1938, jazz cornet player and bandleader Joe "King" Oliver died in poverty in Savannah, Ga. Oliver's Creole Jazz Band recorded its greatest tunes 15 years earlier in a band that included a young Louis Armstrong.
KEN FRANCKLING, United Press International

Jazz Notes: Goings on in the jazz world

Pianist Marian McPartland was born in England this day in 1918. In addition to performing regularly on the jazz circuit, McPartland has distinguished herself as a broadcaster.
KEN FRANCKLING, United Press International

Jazz Notes: Goings on in the jazz world

Trombonist J.J. Johnson was born this date in 1924 in Indianapolis. His virtuosity, pure sound and harmonic sophistication helped bring the trombone to the frontline in bebop. His best-known composition, recorded by many contemporary musicians, is "Lament
KEN FRANCKLING, United Press International

Jazz Notes: Goings on in the jazz world

Boogie-woogie and traditional jazz pianist and arranger Billy Maxted was born this day in 1917 in Racine, Wis.
KEN FRANCKLING, United Press International

Jazz Notes: Goings on in the jazz world

Trumpeter Henry "Red" Allen was born this day in 1908 in New Orleans. Music came naturally to him. Allen's father ran a famous brass band in the Crescent City.
KEN FRANCKLING, United Press International

Jazz Notes: Goings on in the jazz world

Pianist Art Hodes was born this day in 1904 in the Ukraine. His family moved to Chicago when Hodes was 6 months old, and it was in Chicago that he spent much of his jazz career.
KEN FRANCKLING, United Press International

Jazz Notes: Goings on in the jazz world

Singer Chris Connor was born this day in 1927 in Kansas City. Her professional career began with the Claude Thornhill band, but it was with the Stan Kenton Orchestra that her husky voice and emotional intensity began winning her a loyal army of fans.
KEN FRANCKLING, United Press International

Jazz Notes: Goings on in the jazz world

Singer Ethel Waters was born this day in 1896 in Chester, Pa.
KEN FRANCKLING, United Press International
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Matt Clark
SLP2003030825- ST. LOUIS, March 8 (UPI) --Bradley University Braves Jason Faulknor (L) goes airborn with Wichita State University Shockers Matt Clark as the two atempt a rebound, in the first half of the Missouri Valley Conference Tournament at the Savvis Center in St. Louis on March 8, 2003. rlw/bg/Bill Greenblatt UPI
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Matt Clark (born November 25, 1936) is an American actor and director with credits in both film and television. Clark has played diverse character roles in Westerns, comedies, and dramas.

Clark was born in Washington D.C., the son of Theresa (née Castello), a teacher, and Frederick William Clark, a carpenter. Clark grew up in Conyers, Georgia. After serving in the military, he attended college at George Washington University, but later dropped out. After working at various jobs, he joined a local D.C. theatre group. He later became a member of New York's Living Theatre company and worked off-Broadway and in community theatre in the late 1950s.

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