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M.L.B. Encourages Players to Get Coronavirus Vaccine

M.L.B. Encourages Players to Get Coronavirus Vaccine

M.L.B. Encourages Players to Get Coronavirus Vaccine M.L.B. Encourages Players to Get Coronavirus Vaccine A few days after going to a grocery store over the winter, Milwaukee Brewers reliever Brent Suter woke up feeling off. As the day went on, he grew tired and achy, and his back stiffened. He tested positive for the coronavirus the next day, and so …

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Down Nine Players, the Nationals Rally to Shock Atlanta

Down Nine Players, the Nationals Rally to Shock Atlanta

Down Nine Players, the Nationals Rally to Shock Atlanta Down Nine Players, the Nationals Rally to Shock Atlanta Perez and Stevenson scored the first runs of the Nationals’ season, driven home on Lucroy’s second-inning double. Lucroy had a rockier start behind the plate; the first pitch he called landed in the left field seats for a homer by Ronald Acuna …

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‘Can’t Wait to Be Able to Hold Them’: Players’ Parents in an N.C.A.A. Bubble

‘Can’t Wait to Be Able to Hold Them’: Players’ Parents in an N.C.A.A. Bubble

‘Can’t Wait to Be Able to Hold Them’: Players’ Parents in an N.C.A.A. Bubble ‘Can’t Wait to Be Able to Hold Them’: Players’ Parents in an N.C.A.A. Bubble SAN ANTONIO — Michelle Bain-Brink took books and a container of macaroons to her daughter, Cameron, a freshman forward for Stanford, the morning after the team rallied against Louisville on Tuesday to …

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Cuban Soccer Is Stocking Up on Overseas Players. Why?

Cuban Soccer Is Stocking Up on Overseas Players. Why?

Cuban Soccer Is Stocking Up on Overseas Players. Why? Cuban Soccer Is Stocking Up on Overseas Players. Why? When its campaign to qualify for the 2022 World Cup begins this week, Cuba will use an approach it has not tried in years: fielding many of its best eligible players. For years, only Cuban players who had contracts with INDER, the …

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Black N.F.L. Players Want New Advocate in Concussion Settlement

Black N.F.L. Players Want New Advocate in Concussion Settlement

Black N.F.L. Players Want New Advocate in Concussion Settlement Black N.F.L. Players Want New Advocate in Concussion Settlement Two retired N.F.L. players who have filed dementia-related claims in the N.F.L. concussion settlement, and have accused the league of discriminating against Black players, want their own representative to attend a mediation aimed at addressing the use of race-based benchmarks to determine …

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Bryson DeChambeau Keeps the Crowd Riveted at the Players Championship

Bryson DeChambeau Keeps the Crowd Riveted at the Players Championship

Bryson DeChambeau Keeps the Crowd Riveted at the Players Championship Bryson DeChambeau Keeps the Crowd Riveted at the Players Championship PONTE VEDRA BEACH, Fla. — Throughout the second round of the Players Championship on Friday, an entertaining crew of the world’s best golfers vied for the tournament lead. But for several hours, most fans were transfixed by a different matter: …

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Sergio García, Leading the Players Championship, Still Has Covid on His Mind

Sergio García, Leading the Players Championship, Still Has Covid on His Mind

Sergio García, Leading the Players Championship, Still Has Covid on His Mind Sergio García, Leading the Players Championship, Still Has Covid on His Mind PONTE VEDRA BEACH, Fla. — When Sergio García was asked on Thursday how he ended up leading the Players Championship with a first-round 65 while Rory McIlroy, who was part of the same threesome, shot a …

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California Man Admits He Threatened Baseball Players

California Man Admits He Threatened Baseball Players

California Man Admits He Threatened Baseball Players California Man Admits He Threatened Baseball Players A California man with a history of sports gambling has pleaded guilty to sending threatening messages on Instagram to several athletes, including one in which he told a baseball player, “I will kill your entire family,” federal officials announced on Wednesday. The man, Benjamin Tucker Patz, …

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Two Players Out of N.B.A. All-Star Game Because of Virus Protocols

Two Players Out of N.B.A. All-Star Game Because of Virus Protocols

Two Players Out of N.B.A. All-Star Game Because of Virus Protocols Two Players Out of N.B.A. All-Star Game Because of Virus Protocols Embiid, a prime Most Valuable Player Award candidate this season, had been selected to his fourth All-Star team and was to start at center for Durant’s team. Simmons, making his third All-Star team after being voted into the …

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Top Women’s Hockey Players Renew Their Olympic Journey

Top Women’s Hockey Players Renew Their Olympic Journey

Top Women’s Hockey Players Renew Their Olympic Journey Top Women’s Hockey Players Renew Their Olympic Journey When the United States women’s hockey team won Olympic gold for the first time in 20 years in 2018, the star forward Hilary Knight believed the moment would be a steppingstone to greater visibility for the sport and for more players to have the …

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