As starting pitching continues to set the tone, Jay Burnham and Gregg Caserta discuss why the Squirrels are playing a “better brand” of baseball. San Francisco Giants top prospect Infielder Christian Arroyo joins Gregg on the FSI field. Arroyo demos how to make a jumping throw to first base. Catcher Steven Lerud joins Jay for a cup of coffee. Jay visits Hadlock Field in Portland, Maine, home of the Portland Sea Dogs.
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Whenever I pick up a brush and begin to mix watercolor pigment on a palette, any stress I had prior to sitting down at my art table subside almost immediately. I benefit directly from what I perceive to be the therapeutic nature of painting. Simply put, I paint for me.
Jay Burnham and Gregg Caserta take a look at the Squirrels’ remarkable turnaround as they put the recent losing streak behind them. Relief Pitcher Jake Smith talks with Jay over a cup of coffee. Pitcher Tyler Beede joins Wes Mcelroy on the FSI studio field. Jay goes on the road to Trenton, NJ for a visit to Arm & Hammer Park, the home of the Trenton Thunder.
After 32 games into the 2016 season, Jay Burnham and Gregg Caserta take a look at the Squirrels’ progress so far. Kids from the ASK Childhood Cancer Foundation visit the park. Jay heads to the Diamond to visit with Squirrels pitcher Tyler Rogers. In the “On The Road” segment, Jay is back in Altoona, PA to discover the origins of the Altoona Curve name.
Jay Burnham and Gregg Caserta discuss the recent 7 game road trip which showed some encouraging signs for the Squirrels’ offense and pitching. Squirrels pitcher Dan Slania joins Jay on the FSI field to demo some of his pitches. In the "On The Road’ segment, Jay gives us a look at the baseball park in Altoona, PA.
Congratulations to Virginia high school senior Ahkei Togun, the 2016 Poetry Out Loud National Champion! The Tallwood High School senior won the Virginia Championship right here in our WCVE PBS studio, which was filmed in partnership with the Virginia Commission for the Arts and Virginia Education Association.
George Cowart, Horticulture Manager, Lewis Ginter Botanical Garden, talks with Peggy about planting early, middle and late-blooming plants & dealing with cold-damage.
Doug Coleman, Biologist and Executive Director of The Nature Foundation at Wintergreen, speaks with John Thompson about native plants.
Biomechanical art naturally aligns itself with the worlds of fantasy and science fiction. It is an art form that seeks to combine elements of the machine with organics for a style of art that is visually surrealistic. Human bones, joints and extremities may be reimagined as metal gears and pneumatic pistons. A motorized camera lens often replaces the eye--a signature augmentation of the trans-human or cyborg.