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Joe Torre feels ‘terrible’ about omitting George Steinbrenner from speech

Joe Torre had a lengthy Hall of Fame speech at Cooperstown on Sunday in which he recapped in detail his glory days managing the New York Yankees. He mentioned multiple players and staffers with whom he worked throughout his career, and he thanked his family for all their help. But one thing Torre failed to […]
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Dale Earnhardt Jr.’s mother thinks he’s great at driving sh*t cars

Jeff Gordon crossed the finish line first on Sunday for his fifth Brickyard 400 win. Dale Earnhardt Jr. finished ninth. Obviously, Earnhardt would have liked to finished higher, but it wasn’t meant to be. During times like this it’s always good to receive encouragement from mom, who almost always knows the right thing to say. […]
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Mario Balotelli poses for selfie with fans who ran onto pitch

There’s always the uncertainty of what’s about to happen when fans run out onto the field at sporting events. They know what their intentions are, but security and players don’t so it’s a nervous time until the intruders are apprehended. On Sunday, during a friendly match between AC Milan and Manchester City, two Milan fans […]
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Astros players resent Mark Appel’s promotion to Double-A

Having a 9.74 ERA in the minor leagues would usually result in a pitcher being released. In Mark Appel’s case, it led to a promotion. And that has members of the Houston Astros peeved. Appel, who was the No. 1 overall pick in the 2013 draft, was promoted from High-A Lancaster where he was struggling, […]
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LeBron James chooses to wear jersey number 23 with Cavaliers

LeBron James indicated over Instagram recently that he was considering switching jersey numbers from six back to 23 after signing with the Cleveland Cavaliers. On Sunday, the 4-time league MVP announced on Instagram that he decided to go with No. 23: “23 it is! It’s only right I go back. 2·3=6 We still family 6. […]
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WATCH: David Ortiz does epic bat flip, home run trot vs. Rays

Your browser does not support iframes. David Ortiz is a king of the long ball and master of the bat flip. The Boston Red Sox DH crushed a 3-run home run in the top of the third inning of Sunday’s game with the Tampa Bay Rays, and he pimped it hard core. Ortiz took the […]
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Troy Tulowitzki attends Yankees game while on DL

Troy Tulowitzki has made no secret that he wants to play for a contender, and that reality seemed pretty evident Sunday when he decided to attend a New York Yankees game. Tulo is on the DL with a left hip injury that does not seem to be improving. He flew to Philadelphia to see a […]
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Jim Irsay hands out $100 bills to Colts fans

In case you didn’t already know it, Jim Irsay is pretty rich. The Colts owner showed up at his team’s training camp practice on Saturday and handed out $100 bills to some of the fans in attendance like he was Steve Nash handing out high-fives to teammates. Pretty cool, huh? Show up to training camp […]
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Dana White on Gina Carano contract talks: ‘It’s complicated’

Dana White just changed the UFC’s relationship status with Gina Carano to “it’s complicated.” White said last week that he planned to have Carano signed to a contract by the end of the week. That obviously didn’t happen, but White remains positive about the situation. “It’s complicated,” White said Saturday after the UFC on FOX […]
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WATCH: Minor league brawl gets crazy, 10 ejected

Post by KRNV News 4. 10 players were ejected from Saturday night’s Triple-A baseball game between the Reno Aces and Albuquerque Isotopes after the teams got in a brawl that took place right in front of onlookers behind home plate. The fight occurred during the top of the second inning of the game. One of […]
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GGG knocks out Daniel Geale after taking punch to face (Video)

Gennady Golovkin delivered for the fans once again with an early knockout on Saturday in his fight at MSG with Daniel Geale. GGG improved to 30-0 (27 KOs) with a third-round TKO of Geale that also included a second-round knockdown. What made GGG’s knockout so awesome is that he had just been punched in the […]
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Rumble Johnson destroys Lil Nog with TKO in 44 seconds (Video)

Rumble Johnson destroyed Lil Nog in 44 seconds to score a first-round TKO win at UFC on FOX 12 Saturday. Lil Nog hadn’t fought since beating Rashad Evans at UFC 156 in Feb. 2013 and the rustiness and age showed for the 38-year-old. He stood with Johnson and tried to trade punches, but he could […]
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Stephen A. Smith leaving ESPN Radio for Sirius Mad Dog Radio

Stephen A. Smith needed something to help get his domestic violence comments out of the news cycle, and the report about his career move is helping to change the conversation. According to the New York Daily News, Smith is leaving ESPN Radio New York for Sirius Mad Dog Radio. Smith currently co-hosts a daily show […]
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Jon Jones responds to Daniel Cormier: ‘Oh shut up please’

The beef between Daniel Cormier and Jon Jones is real. Cormier was serving as an analyst for UFC on FOX 12 Saturday and talked about his upcoming fight with Jones. Cormier tooted his own horn, boasting about how he could beat Bones. “I tell you fans: I have the skill, I have the confidence, I […]
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Troy Tulowitzki’s name misspelled on Rockies giveaway T-shirts

The Colorado Rockies held a Troy Tulowitzki T-shirt giveaway on Saturday night, but there was one problem — the shirt manufacturer misspelled the star shortstop’s name: As if it weren’t bad enough that fans don’t get to see Tulo because he’s on the DL, now they’re stuck with a misspelled last name on the shirt. […]
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Daniel Bryan stopped burglar at his home with rear naked choke

Daniel Bryan is the people’s champion for good reason: he is a badass. Bryan thwarted a robbery attempt at his home by chasing away two burglars on Thursday and catching one of them. Bryan and wife Brie Bella were coming home after Brie picked her husband up from the airport. Upon arriving at their home, […]
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Charles Barkley not friends with Tiger Woods anymore

One of the odder friendships of the sporting world has ended, sadly. Charles Barkley says he and Tiger Woods are no longer friends despite being fairly close during Woods’ run as a top golfer. Barkley was co-hosting with Mike Missanelli on 97.5 The Fanatic in Philly on Friday and was asked by a caller if […]
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Bartosz Huzarski posts remarkable photo of his legs after stage 18 of Tour de France

I can’t imagine how grueling one stage of the Tour de France is, let alone participating in 21 of them over three weeks. To say one of cycling’s more well known races is a test of physical endurance would be a mild understatement. Stage 18 of this year’s Tour de France took place on Thursday […]
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Student accuses Oklahoma RB of breaking her face with punch

A female student at Oklahoma is accusing incoming freshman running back Joe Mixon of breaking her face in four places with one punch during an incident at a restaurant early Friday morning, according to a report. No arrests have been made in the situation and police are only investigating the claims of the 20-year-old woman, […]
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Derek Jeter has great reaction to Ichiro’s first home run (Video)

Your browser does not support iframes. Ichiro Suzuki on Friday blasted his first home run of the season and first dinger in nearly 11 months. Nobody had a better reaction to the jack than teammate Derek Jeter. After Ichiro cleared the bases with a 3-run shot off Mark Buehrle to give the Yankees a 6-4 […]
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Joel Embiid’s date with Rihanna looked like a lot of fun

Joel Embiid moved on from Kim Kardashian and has been pursuing Rihanna over Twitter lately. It’s a win-win situation for Embiid. If he gets a positive response, he could end up going out on a date with Rihanna. If he doesn’t, at least he’s building a following with some funny tweets. Take for instance this […]
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Drew Brees wants to play until he’s 45 years old

Don’t expect some of today’s top quarterbacks to pass the torch onto the up-and-comers any time soon. Drew Brees said Friday that he believes he can continue playing for another 10 years and that playing until he’s 45 is a realistic possibility. “No doubt. There’s no question,” Brees said Friday via NFL.com. “I’m not getting […]
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Bud Black is sporting a black eye

Bud Black was sporting quite the shiner during the San Diego Padres’ last few games. A few fans noticed that Black’s right eye was swollen and discolored and they tweeted the photos. @PadresCentral What happened to Bud Black's eye? Did he take a ball of his face in BP today? pic.twitter.com/Q0Lq9kdozX — dave perek (@daveperek) […]
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Browns reportedly ‘alarmed’ by Johnny Manziel’s behavior, alleged cocaine picture

The Cleveland Browns have been “alarmed” by some of Johnny Manziel’s behavior and the rookie is losing ground in the starting quarterback race, according to a report. Mary Kay Cabot of the Northeast Ohio Media Group says the Browns feel deceived by Manziel, who told them he would leave behind his frat-boy ways from college […]
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Stephen A. Smith addresses controversial domestic violence comments (Video)

Stephen A. Smith created a firestorm with his comments about domestic violence on ESPN’s “First Take” Friday and was moved to clarify his point via Twitter. During a discussion with co-host Skip Bayless about domestic violence in light of the Ray Rice suspension, Smith, while emphasizing that there is never an excuse for a man […]
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