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Three reasons the Minnesota Twins will win AL Central

Three reasons the Minnesota Twins will win AL Central

Through Pedro MuraFOX Sports MLB Author Somehow the Minnesota twins competed in a tie for first place in the American League Central on Wednesday. But by no means has this been a smooth season for them. Her pitching coach decided to leave mid-season. Her cherished off-season acquisition, Carlos Correa, hasn’t exactly starred. The starting pitcher …

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Caesars content to remain on the sidelines in California sports betting battle – The Nevada Independent

Caesars content to remain on the sidelines in California sports betting battle – The Nevada Independent

Caesars Entertainment’s neutral stance in California’s heated battle to legalize sports betting could make the casino company the ultimate victor once the ballots are tallied. CEO Tom Reeg told analysts last week Caesars is staying on the sidelines while supporters of two referendums in November battle for voter approval. Debate over Proposition 26, which would …

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Pat’s points: Israel Abanikanda’s blast, pre-season polls and staying fresh

Pat’s points: Israel Abanikanda’s blast, pre-season polls and staying fresh

PITTSBURGH — The ability to stay fresh and healthy throughout the college football season is a key factor in a successful season. Healthy starters, fresh reserves and level-headed team morale are the recipe for success. Pitt’s athletic coach Chris Hanks told head coach Pat Narduzzi that in his tenure as head coach he’s never seen …

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MLB Odds: Surprise Team Moves Into Playoff Contest, Huge Liability

MLB Odds: Surprise Team Moves Into Playoff Contest, Huge Liability

A team that won recently MLB playoff series eight years ago and were sellers, not buyers, at the close of trading entered wildcard competition. And when they can win it all, look for serious gambling implications. The under-the-radar Baltimore Orioles — fast, name their manager — are just half a game away from third wildcard …

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Agent’s Take: Possible options for Bengals holdout Jessie Bates, including sitting out the 2022 season

Agent’s Take: Possible options for Bengals holdout Jessie Bates, including sitting out the 2022 season

And then there was one. Bengals safety Jessie Bates was the only NFL player to skip training camp when chiefs offensive tackle Orlando Brown Jr. signed his $16.662 million franchise player tender last week. The Bengals and Bates were unable to reach an agreement before the July 15 deadline for franchise players to sign multi-year …

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Steelers training camp: George Pickens hype mounts as rookie receiver continues to shine

Steelers training camp: George Pickens hype mounts as rookie receiver continues to shine

NFL training camps have a certain throwback feeling, and it’s not just because some of the teams — including the Pittsburgh Steelers — hold camp in a remote location miles from the hustle and bustle of the city they live in. Fans and media attending practice aren’t allowed to record anything they see during live …

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Three Notre Dame players on Feldman’s freaks list

Three Notre Dame players on Feldman’s freaks list

For all you college football fans and NFL draft nerds out there, Christmas morning came early this morning when Bruce Feldman published its annual Freaks List. This article ranks the “best athletes” in all of college football, where Feldman spends his offseason scouring the nation for college football’s elite. The last adjustment added three Notre …

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The LGBTQ+ organization Varsity Gay League creates inclusive sports leagues

The LGBTQ+ organization Varsity Gay League creates inclusive sports leagues

LOS ANGELES — One Saturday afternoon, people packed a Los Angeles park for a kickball tournament, but no one was more concerned about the outcome than they were about the friendships and the fun. Music played in the background, people shouted words of encouragement, even to the opposing team, laughed and joked. Participants are part …

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Why Patriots Should Investigate the Nelson Agholor Trade

Why Patriots Should Investigate the Nelson Agholor Trade

By Henry McKennaFOX Sports AFC East Writer FOXBOROUGH, Mass. – There is no superlative for Nelson Agholor at New England patriots training camp this year. The eighth-year receiver isn’t the most natural divider on the team. That’s likely Jakobi Meyers, who leads the team at quarterback Mac Jones receptions at camp. Agholor isn’t the fastest …

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