Tag: Performance

Rosie DiManno: Blue Jays fall to Rangers despite studly bullpen performance

ARLINGTON—Well, that didn’t go according to plan. Given all the bullpen finagling Charlie Montoyo orchestrated, straining to keep lefty Thomas Pannone off the mound during a spate of relief overdrive games, one might very well be wondering: What the heck for? For this, basically: Grinding out two-and-one-third innings of no-stuff on the mound, clawed for…

Oscars get under way with Queen performance, Regina King win

LOS ANGELES—Queen launched Sunday’s Oscars with a medley of hits that gave the hostless 91st Academy Awards a distinctly Grammy-like flavour as Hollywood’s most prestigious ceremony sought to prove that it’s still “champion of the world” after last year’s record-low ratings. Singer Adam Lambert, who has been touring with the band, replaced Freddie Mercury, the…