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Wake N’ Blog For October 5th: If You Want A Safe Haven From Zombies, You Go To The University Of Florida

wake-n-blogMLB Roundup. The Twins have forced a one-game tiebreaker with the Tigers for the AL Central Division crown after throttling the Royals 13-4 to complete the three-game sweep. The Tigers meanwhile, lost two of three to the White Sox, winning 5-3 yesterday. This is the first time since divisional play began in 1969 that a team has squandered a three-game lead with four games to play. The tiebreaker game will be played at the Metrodome on Tuesday at 5:00 ET. [ Scoreboard]

National Football League. The Steelers scored touchdowns on their first two drives, opened up a 28-0 lead on the Chargers and held off a San Diego rally to win 38-28. Rashard Mendenhall, playing for the injured Willie Parker, rushed for 165 yards and two touchdowns. [Yahoo!]

LPGA. Lorena Ochoa defended her Navisatar LPGA Classic title, holding off Michelle Wie for a four-stroke victory. [The Associated Press]

(Insert Tim Tebow Joke Here). A link to a disaster recovery exercise on how to deal with the undead was removed from the University of Florida’s web site after officials discovered the prank. The site has links on how to deal with more conventional disasters, like hurricanes and pandemics. Officials said the link “didn’t really belong” after the took it down. Big mistake. When the shit hits the fan and the walking dead unleash Hell on Earth, these people are screwed. Now if you’ll excuse me, I have some wooden stakes to sharpen and silver bullets to purchase. [MSNBC/AP]