Arismendy Alcantara headed to Triple-A All-Star Game
Alcantara, who began last season in Iowa, didn't get a chance to participate in the 2014 game because he was in the big leagues with the Chicago Cubs ... and seven triples in 65 games with Iowa. Off-speed pitches have caused him perhaps the most trouble.
Four qualify for Junior Olympics
Four members of the Sedalia Speed track and field team are headed east to compete in the AAU Junior Olympics ... “Charlise has been a big improvement,” said coach Brent Katzing. “The running events have been a lot better. Her jogging is getting ...
Ekranoplan — big mover flying fast and low
In USSR interest for ground effect returned after WW II in the construction bureau headed by Rostislav Alexeyev that was developing high speed marine vessels. A floating vessel’s speed is significantly affected by viscous friction with the water.