Team USA shutout Puerto Rico to clinch the World Baseball Classic for the first time, ever and our NJ pros are proud! White Sox star and Toms River native, Todd Frazier tweeted his congrats:

Meanwhile, Twins pitcher and Newark native Hector Santiago played for Puerto Rico, but shared a clip of the post-game on-field congrats:

 

Katey Sagal is happily hitched to a Jersey Guy, but has shared her history with Gene Simmons. The actress & singer has a new memoir that recaps their long fling, back in the Kiss star's severely anti-marriage days. Sagal is married to Union County native & Sons of Anarchy creator, Kurt Sutter. (Simmons 'made it official' with Shannon Tweed in 2011).

NJ baseball star cheers USA, Katey Sagal's Kiss fling - The NJ Breakroom (Kevin Winter/Getty Images)

Parents and kids of the '90s are in for more nostalgia: a movie based on the Captain Underpants books is nearly here. Kevin Hart & Ed Helms voice characters in the animated spin on the popular adventures of two 4th graders. It hits theaters in June.

 

 

Proud Jersey Girl Erin Vogt’s first reporting gig involved her Fisher Price tape recorder. As a wife and momma of two kiddies, she firmly believes that life’s too short to drink bad coffee.  A fan of the beach, Dave Grohl and karma, in no particular order.

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