Detroit Tigers' John Hicks, left, celebrates with Ronny Rodriguez (60) and Joe Jimenez after a baseball game against the Houston Astros Wednesday, Aug. 21, 2019, in Houston. The Tigers won 2-1. (AP Photo/David J. Phillip)Houston Astros' Robinson Chirinos (28) is tagged out by Detroit Tigers third baseman Dawel Lugo while trying to stretch a double into a triple during the ninth inning of a baseball game Wednesday, Aug. 21, 2019, in Houston. The Tigers won 2-1. (AP Photo/David J. Phillip)Detroit Tigers' John Hicks (55) celebrates with third base coach Dave Clark (25) after hitting a home run against the Houston Astros during the ninth inning of a baseball game Wednesday, Aug. 21, 2019, in Houston. (AP Photo/David J. Phillip)Houston Astros' Jose Altuve, right, is tagged out by Detroit Tigers second baseman Dawel Lugo (18) during the eighth inning of a baseball game Wednesday, Aug. 21, 2019, in Houston. (AP Photo/David J. Phillip)Detroit Tigers' Victor Reyes (22), Harold Castro (30) and … [Read more...] about Astros lose to Tigers as minus 600 favorites at sportsbooks
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Carruth Cellars Urban Winery & Tasting Room will introduce its award-winning 2016 Alexander Valley Cabernet Sauvignon and 2018 Sauvignon Blanc at its Spring Release Party, featuring pairings, live music and wine deals. 6 to 9 p.m. Friday. 118 S. Cedros Ave., Suite C, Solana Beach. carruthcellars.com/visit10 Barrel Brewing Co. hosts its Friday Night Fish Fry with fishmonger and native San Diegan Tommy Gomes. A leading voice in seafood education, Gomes will fillet a yellowtail that will be prepared by 10 Barrel executive chef Tommy Fraioli. The demo will be followed by a Gold Spotted Bass fry and shellfish spread and all-you-can-drink beer. A portion of all ticket sales will benefit Collaboration Kitchen, a semi-monthly cooking and education event that supports various food-centric organizations around the county. 6 to 9 p.m. Friday. 1501 E St., San Diego. $65. Tickets: bit.ly/2uIzmBxFarmer Boys — with two locations in Escondido — is offering a Tax Day special on Monday: … [Read more...] about The Dish: Is Puesto’s Taco of the Month a $300 million home run? Ask Manny Machado.
Valerie Lai, NerdWallet Published 12:00 pm PST, Wednesday, January 23, 2019 This article was first published on NerdWallet.com. In this series, NerdWallet interviews new homeowners across the country about their unique homebuying journeys and the financial decisions that helped them along the way. (Do you want to share your first-time homebuying story? Reach out to [email protected]) As San Francisco’s cool, hip neighbor, Oakland may offer slightly more affordable home prices, but they’re still jaw-droppingly expensive by most standards. According to Zillow, the median home value is $741,900. James Edmondson, 31, who runs a type design company, and Sadie Fenton, 35, a restaurant server, experienced the competitive — and often disheartening — housing market while scrambling to buy a home in Oakland last year before their daughter was born. Edmondson shared the intense ups and downs of their homebuying journey, from exceeding their initial … [Read more...] about How I Bought a Home in Oakland
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The two-story home for sale on Ukraine Street in Aurora’s Saddle Rock East neighborhood doesn’t look much different from others listed in the neighborhood. What’s different, however, is who’s selling it, and how it’s being sold. Opendoor entered the metro Denver market in October, alongside rival Zillow Offers. Both are making bids on homes, promising to take on the slog of repairs, listing a property and dealing with buyer contingencies and timelines. “If you fit our parameters, there is a good chance we will buy your house,” said P.J. O’Neil, the San Francisco company’s general manager in Denver. More than 2,000 area property owners have approached Opendoor, although many were just testing the water and some had homes that didn’t fit. But Opendoor has been busy making offers and about 70 homes are under contract, with a few now on the market. The for sale sign on the Ukraine Street home includes a code that unlocks the front … [Read more...] about Opendoor knocks, and Denver-area home sellers answer