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Lorraine Hamilton’s Amazin’ career behind the scenes with the Mets earns her spot in NY Baseball Hall of Fame

Lorraine Hamilton’s Amazin’ career behind the scenes with the Mets earns her spot in NY Baseball Hall of Fame

When looking back at the biggest events and celebrations in Mets history, it’s the details that stand out. The members of the 1986 Mets coming through the stands at Shea Stadium during their 20th anniversary celebration. The re-enactment of the fan parachuting onto the field. Tom Seaver throwing out the first pitch to Mike Piazza …

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9-year-old cancer patient will give Musial Award to a former World Series hero

9-year-old cancer patient will give Musial Award to a former World Series hero

Chloe Grimes will present her baseball hero, Brett Phillips, with a Musial Award, named for Hall of Fame baseball player Stan Musial, on Nov. 19. MEMPHIS, Tenn. — A friendship of kindness and compassion will be honored in November at the Musial Awards in downtown St. Louis. The Musial Awards, named for Hall of Fame …

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From Mercedes F1 to Miami Heat, Sports Teams Suspend FTX Sponsorships – Bitcoin Exchanges News

From Mercedes F1 to Miami Heat, Sports Teams Suspend FTX Sponsorships – Bitcoin Exchanges News

A string of organizations competing in various sports are pulling out of sponsorship deals with beleaguered cryptocurrency exchange FTX. The coin trading platform had pledged millions of dollars to building up brand recognition among sports fans before it went bankrupt. FTX Sign Being Dismantled as Miami Heat Seeks New Naming Rights Partner for Its Arena …

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MLB’s integration struggle started with Jackie Robinson.  It didn’t end there.

MLB’s integration struggle started with Jackie Robinson. It didn’t end there.

Comment on this story How Major League Baseball recently wrapped up its season-long celebration of the 75th anniversary of Jackie Robinson breaking the color barrier, beginning with “Hamilton” star Leslie Odom Jr. narrating a video tribute to Robinson and ending with a nationally televised World Series promotion. But if the high-profile commemoration gave the impression …

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As Cubs move on from 2016, Kyle Hendricks will try to reboot career with new program

As Cubs move on from 2016, Kyle Hendricks will try to reboot career with new program

Kyle Hendricks looks like the last player standing from the 2016 World Series team. The Chicago Cubs will soon formally release Jason Heyward, and the operating assumption is that Willson Contreras will reject a one-year, $19.65 million qualifying offer and sign with another organization for the first time since he was a teenager in Venezuela. …

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Surprise!  Comeback in 11th wins AFL championship

Surprise! Comeback in 11th wins AFL championship

Scottsdale, Ariz. — The 2022 Arizona Fall League season ended much in the same fashion that the World Series did: players with “Astros” splayed across their chests bursting into a title-winning frenzy on the diamond. The longest game in AFL postseason history (11 innings) concluded when Championship Game MVP Scott Schreiber laced a walk-off single …

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