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Wake N’ Blog For May 21st: This Guy Must Be Cuckoo For Cocoa Puffs


Tragic News. The wife of Arizona Diamondbacks relief pitcher Schott Schoeneweis was found dead in their home in Arizona. Thoughts and prayers go out to him and his family. [The Associated Press]

NBA Playoffs. The Cleveland Cavaliers lost for the first time this postseason, dropping Game 1 of the Eastern Conference finals at home to the Orlando Magic107-106. LeBron James scored 49 points, but it wasn’t enough when Rashard Lewis hit a three-pointer for Orlando with 14.7 seconds left and the Cavaliers missed two shots in the waning moments. Dwight Howard added 30 points in the win. []

MLB Scoreboard. Nick Swisher, Robinson Cano and Melky Cabrera hit back-to-back-to-back home runs as the Yankees beat the Orioles 11-4, their eighth consecutive victory. Houston ended Milwaukee’s seven-game winning streak with a 6-4 win. David Ortiz finally hit a home run in Boston’s six-run fifth inning as the Red Sox beat the Blue Jays 8-3. Joel Hanranhan threw a wild pitch in the top of the ninth, allowing Freddy Sanchez as Pittsburgh beat the Nationals 2-1. [ Scoreboard]

If he wasn’t talking on his cell phone and reading the newspaper at the same time, I don’t understand why this is a big deal. A 48-year old Massachusetts man was pulled over for erratic driving and police quickly discovered the reason: he was eating a bowl of cereal. He was also driving with an expired license. I bet the cereal got all soggy too – I hate when that happens when I’m getting arrested. [Yahoo!/AP]