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Got juice?

In the bottom of the seventh inning of Game 6 of the World Series, Joc Pederson lofted a 97-mph fastball toward left field. The sound off the bat was indicative of a moderately deep flyout to left, one which looks like it could have the distance for a split second
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In #SportsToo

“Wherever there is a position of power, there seems to be potential for abuse. I had a dream to go to the Olympics and the things that I had to endure to get there were unnecessary and disgusting.”
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Shut it down

Philadelphia’s reluctance to sit Fultz from the start is the manifestation of a sports culture in which the pressures of hype, success and winning manage to supersede the health of the individuals tasked with obtaining it.
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Play to win

Without that kind of trust, the Bears wouldn’t have been in the position to pull of another highlight win over the Wildcats.
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Lovable Losers

I don’t know why I love the Cubs so much. They are consistent losers. Despite the historical mysticism, Wrigley Field is an outdated dump — my first seat at the park was directly behind a large support pole. But I do know that I love my family. I love being in Chicago. I love sitting in my grandfather’s den and watching him angrily storm out. I love Portillos, and I love laughing with my family.
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Reasonable doubt

Run It Back

Colin Kaepernick has all the reason in the world to believe that the NFL’s 32 owners colluded to keep him out of uniform for the 2017-18 season and beyond. As a dynamic quarterback with postseason experience coming off a respectable season, Kaepernick objectively has been, at the minimum, a slightly
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Time for change

Every game that the Indians play with that logo in circulation is a collective slap in the face to the Native American population. By allowing this problem to linger rather than striking down on it with great force, Major League Baseball is essentially saying to these people that it’s not a problem worth going to great lengths to solve.
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It’s going to get ugly

It’s hard to know exactly what to take from No. 6 Washington on Saturday night 38-7 blowout of Cal football. Making too much of any individual’s play when the entire Bears squad was so clearly overmatched seems like a mistake, but I can say one thing for sure: the expectations
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Who got next?

Run it Back

In essence, the All-Star Game has become boring, a spectacle for the sake of being a spectacle.
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