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According to the NOAA description, it "r[ose] rapidly in frequency ove...

wikipedia - 10 Nov 2016
According to the NOAA description, it "r[ose] rapidly in frequency over about one minute and was of sufficient amplitude to be heard on multiple sensors, at a range of over 5,000 kilometres (3,000 mi)." The NOAA's Dr. Christopher Fox did not believe its origin was man-made, such as a submarine or bomb, nor familiar geological events such as volcanoes or earthquakes. While the audio profile of Bloop does resemble that of a living creature, the source was a mystery both because it was different from know

What Does It Mean to 'Sound' Black?

The Atlantic - 15 Aug 2018
On HBO's Insecure, the Issa Rae–helmed comedy about black women navigating life and love in Los Angeles, the show's main characters tease each other lovingly and unceasingly. The two friends, Issa Dee (Rae) and Molly Carter (Yvonne Orji), trade barbs ...

What Caused the Loudest Underwater Sound Ever Recorded?

Gizmodo - 19 Jul 2018
The U.S. Navy denied any doing testing in the area. When a sped-up recording of the sound went public, it soon became known as “the bloop,” and conspiracy theories abounded. Years later, scientists finally did discover the true nature of the massive noise.

Roscetti's bloop single helps Hoots split doubleheader

Herald-Whig - 29 Jul 2018
Roscetti hit a bloop single to left field over the drawn in Terre Haute Rex infielders to drive in the winning run in a 7-6 victory in the opening game of a Prospect League doubleheader Saturday night at Clemens Field. The Hoots split the twinbill ...

Rays 6, Yankees 1: One run won't win you many ballgames

River Avenue Blues (blog) - 16 Aug 2018
Despite all that hard contact, Tampa scored their first run on a bloop single, naturally. Kevin Kiermaier doubled to left and Brandon Lowe brought him with a little jam shot bloop inside the left field foul line in the second inning for a 1-0 lead. Two ...

Beltre out of Rangers lineup after hurting hamstring again

New Jersey Herald - 15 Aug 2018
He got hurt when scoring from second base on a bloop single to left-center field. "We're going to give him a couple of days, see how he feels," manager Jeff Banister said before the finale of a quick two-game set against Arizona. The Rangers have a day ...

Roll, Bounce and Crash Your Way to Victory in Bloop Go

AppAdvice - 18 Jul 2018
And pretty much anyone should be able to start playing as you just touch the screen to have your round character jump and take advantage of the different objects on the course to win. You'll have a ball in more ways than one. Bloop Go is designed for ...

Offense strikes early, but miscues cost Tigers - 15 Aug 2018
A bloop single by Matt Davidson fell between center fielder Victor Reyes and second baseman Niko Goodrum, which loaded the bases with one out. The Tigers could have gotten a force out at second, but Jose Iglesias stayed put at shortstop and didn't ...

Giants fall further back in NL West after blowout loss to Pirates

The Mercury News - 10 Aug 2018
Facing a 3-2 deficit, the Giants watched a pair of former Gold Glove winners open an inning with back-to-back errors and a few bloop singles fall in against Mark Melancon. Though Joe Panik and Evan Longoria should have made tough plays to start the ...

Yankees 4, Rays 1: Don't worry, be Happ-y

River Avenue Blues (blog) - 15 Aug 2018
The hit was a bloop single that fell in a few steps short of Brett Gardner in left field, and the hit batter was the second to last batter Happ faced. He retired eleven of the final 12 batters he faced and did not allow much hard contact at all ...

Dodgers stop five-game slide with 4-3 win over Giants in extras

Monitor - 16 Aug 2018
The first batter grounded out, the second tucked a bloop double inside the foul line. Ryu retired the next 12. Then, with one out in the fifth inning, the Giants got consecutive singles. Ryu coolly struck out the next two batters, Alen Hansen and Derek ...

Inside the mental process of David Bote, the Cubs' latest folk hero - 15 Aug 2018
From there, Bote made a terrific barehand play to nab Lorenzo Cain at first base, scored on a wild pitch that bounced only a few feet away from home plate and then later singled on a bloop to center that no Brewer could catch. Before Wednesday and even ...

Hens blow lead, and the game, in ninth inning

Toledo Blade - 15 Aug 2018
He said it: “[To lose] on a bloop like that, it's tough,” Mud Hens manager Doug Mienktiewicz said. “We're trying the best we can. We have to pitch better. I said, when we pitch well, we don't hit, and when we hit well, we don't pitch. You can't fault ...

Forsythe fuels Twins' 6-4 victory vs. Pirates

Valdosta Daily Times - 16 Aug 2018
Wilson drove in Forsythe in the second inning by reaching for a slider and hitting a bloop single that fell into short right field. “Crushed it. Crushed. It,” Wilson joked. “As Josh Bell told me at first base, it's all about placement. Doesn't matter ...

Wood Ducks drop doubleheader to Keys

Kinston Free Press - 31 Jul 2018
The Keys rallied with two outs in the final frame with a bloop single to right by pinch-hitter Collin Woody to tie the game at one. With Sal Mendez on the mound, a line drive from Cole Billingsley found grass in right-center to result in an RBI double ...

Update on the latest sports

WWSB ABC 7 - 16 Aug 2018
The Rays' bullpen mostly cruised following Blake Snell's five sharp innings until Sergio Romo allowed consecutive singles to Didi Gregorius and Gleyber Torres in the ninth — Torres' bloop ended his 0-for-17 skid. Romo walked Neil Walker on four ...

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