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Discipline in a pandemic might be the ultimate competitive advantage in MLB

July 9, 2020 - 7:19am
Avoiding COVID-19 -- on the field and in the clubhouse, at home and on the road -- might be the difference between winning and losing.
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Emily Cave: My husband died at 25. Here's how I'll remember him

July 9, 2020 - 7:19am
The widow of Colby Cave shares her story from this year, and how she's working to complete the couple's vision for helping others.
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From the archives: How former ref Tim Donaghy conspired to fix NBA games

July 9, 2020 - 7:19am
On the anniversary of Tim Donaghy's resignation from the NBA, ESPN revisits how the disgraced referee conspired to fix NBA games, whom he did it with and the untold millions that flowed from the conspiracy.
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UFC 251 -- The inside story of Kamaru Usman, his father and a Texas prison

July 9, 2020 - 7:19am
Kamaru Usman's father, Muhammed, will get to watch his son headline a UFC event for the first time Saturday as a new chapter in their relationship begins.
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10 lingering questions about the NHL return-to-play bubbles

July 9, 2020 - 7:19am
How will the food compare to the NBA's? Where are the field trips going to be? Whither intra-team Mario Kart?
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Magnussen: Racing Point, McLaren could fight Ferrari for third

July 9, 2020 - 7:19am
Kevin Magnussen thinks Racing Point and McLaren could challenge Ferrari for "best of the rest" behind Mercedes and Red Bull.
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Stephen Jackson: Used 'wrong words' in defense of DeSean Jackson's posts

July 9, 2020 - 1:18am
Stephen Jackson told CNN he could have been clearer in his defense of the Eagles WR's anti-Semitic messages.
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Video: UFC's Perry hits man, uses racial slurs

July 9, 2020 - 1:18am
In a video that surfaced online Wednesday night, UFC welterweight Mike Perry is shown striking an older man at a bar and using racial slurs during a dispute that included at least one employee of the establishment asking Perry to leave.
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Muncy cites Dodgers' CF backdrop for HBP injury

July 9, 2020 - 1:18am
Max Muncy didn't react quickly enough to a pitch running in on him during Sunday's scrimmage from Dodger Stadium and suffered an injury because of it.
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Ohio State pauses campus workouts because of virus

July 9, 2020 - 1:18am
Ohio State has paused all voluntary workouts on campus after its latest round of testing for the coronavirus. The decision impacts seven teams, including the football team and men's and women's basketball teams.
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Steelers' Banner: 'Let's all uplift each other'

July 8, 2020 - 10:17pm
The Steelers' Zach Banner shared an emotional video on social media on Wednesday, reacting to anti-Semitic messages Eagles receiver DeSean Jackson posted recently.
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Delle Donne, Charles awaiting exemption rulings

July 8, 2020 - 10:17pm
WNBA MVP Elena Delle Donne and her new Mystics teammate Tina Charles are waiting to have their cases heard by the league's independent panel of doctors to determine if they'll be medically excused for the season.
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Ivy League rules out playing all sports this fall

July 8, 2020 - 7:17pm
The Ivy League on Wednesday became the first Division I conference to say it will not hold sports this fall amid the coronavirus pandemic.
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Agent: RB Mostert requests trade from 49ers

July 8, 2020 - 7:17pm
Running back Raheem Mostert requested a trade from the 49ers, his agent said Wednesday, citing unproductive contract talks with the team.
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Ohio State pauses campus workouts due to virus

July 8, 2020 - 7:17pm
Ohio State has paused all voluntary workouts on campus after its latest round of testing for the coronavirus. The decision impacts seven teams, including the football team and men's and women's basketball teams.
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Wrigley Field rooftop venue selling seats for $350

July 8, 2020 - 6:32pm
The city of Chicago has approved Wrigley Field rooftop stands for 25% capacity setups, and tickets at one viewing venue have gone on sale for $350.
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Amazon to pull Redskins merchandise from site

July 8, 2020 - 4:17pm
Amazon will pull Redskins merchandise for sale while the team reviews its nickname, becoming the latest company to make such a move.
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'Equality' most dominant message for NBA jerseys

July 8, 2020 - 4:17pm
"Equality" is the most popular social justice message players have chosen to use on the back of their NBA jerseys so far during the league's upcoming re-start, NBPA executive director Michele Roberts told ESPN on Wednesday. "Black Lives Matter" is second.
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Spurs' Mills giving salary to BLM, other causes

July 8, 2020 - 4:17pm
Spurs guard Patty Mills has decided to donate the rest of his 2019-20 salary to social justice organizations when the season resumes.
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MLS is Back ready for kickoff despite FC Dallas' exit

July 8, 2020 - 1:24pm
Tensions ran high given Dallas' withdrawal, but attention is turning to the start of competition.
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