Howdy, I’m your host, Houston Mitchell. How do you know vampires are good at baseball? They carry their own bats everywhere. DODGERSSo it turns out that when the Houston Astros defeated the Dodgers in the 2017, they were stealing signs. Well, we should say allegedly stealing signs, but the evidence was brought forth on Tuesday.An article published on the Athletic website contends that the Astros stole signs electronically — an illegal practice — during the 2017 season. Two people told the Athletic that the Astros’ use of the system extended into the 2017 playoffs. Another person denied that, saying the system ended before the postseason. Advertisement The story describes how the Astros relayed catchers’ signs in real time at home games using a camera in the outfield and a monitor placed in a tunnel between their dugout and clubhouse. A noise from the dugout would then help the batter know what pitch was coming. Mike Fiers, a pitcher on the Astros that … [Read more...] about The Sports Report: Missing a sign at your house? Check with the Houston Astros
SACRAMENTO (CBS13) – In order to get licensed as a funeral director in California, applicants must meet several requirements, pass a licensing examination, and pay a yearly licensing fee. The examination fee covers several topics including, “the signs of death, the manner by which death may be determined, the laws governing the preparation, burial, and disposal of human remains and the shipment of bodies dying from infectious or contagious diseases, and local health and sanitary ordinances and regulations relating to funeral directing and embalming,” according to the Cemetery and Funeral Act. READ: Body Of Missing Logger Found 9 Months After His Open Casket Funeral Applicants must meet three requirements: Be 18 years or older Have an Associate in Arts or Associate in Science degree, or equivalent Have committed no acts, or crimes, constituting grounds for denial of licensure As for operating a funeral home, the law requires funeral establishments to have a … [Read more...] about What Does It Take To Become A Funeral Director In California?