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Mariners having a ‘Women in Baseball night’

Prior to the game, the Mariners will host a “Women in Baseball” panel, designed to “offer first-hand accounts from women who work in the baseball industry as they discuss the game today and their place in it.” This event gives them an opportunity they haven’t necessarily had before — to …

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Bennett on why he will continue to sit

Seahawks Pro Bowl defensive end Michael Bennett started what he said will be his season-long refusal to stand for the national anthem on Sunday before his team’s preseason victory over the Los Angeles Chargers. “Sit down with somebody that’s the opposite sex, sit down with somebody that’s the opposite race, …

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Zach Randolph faces possible NBA ban

If Randolph is convicted of the felony charge, however, he could be looking at more than legal trouble, as a conviction could see him banned from the NBA. The league’s collective bargaining agreement with the players’ association says a player will be dismissed and disqualified from the NBA if he …

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Shapovalov reach semifinals

He broke service for a 2-1 lead in the third set Friday only to hand it back in the next game, but a roar went up when Mannarino wasted a chance to put away a game point and Shapovalov jumped on the chance to break for a 5-4 lead. Federer …

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C.J Watson’s Career

Charles Akeen Watson Junior is a famous NBA player who once played for the University of Tennessee. Mostly known as C.J Watson, the last match he played was for Orlando Magic. For four seasons, Watson played college basketball for Tennessee Volunteers. He earned SEC all-freshman team honours for his freshman …

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Spook Rock golf course seeks operator

With the town golf course losses estimated upward of $800,000 annually, town officials are looking to save money by hiring a company to operate and maintain the facility. The Town Board approved a request for proposals with hopes of drawing an operator for the town-owned 150-acre, par 72 course Spook …

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Women’s soccer say they’re not rebuilding

“But I can just feel how much the returning players want to do better this year than we did last year.” Key losses F Ashley Hatch, MF Michele Murphy Vasconcelos, MF Elena Medeiros Key returners D Taylor Campbell Isom, F Elise Flake, GK Hannah Clark, F Nadia Gomes, F Madie …

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Umpire West suspended three games

Joe West, the major league’s senior umpire, has been suspended for three days for comments he made about Texas third baseman Adrian Beltre. In a USA Today report published June 20 timed to coincide with the umpire’s 5,000th regular-season game, West said “it’s got to be Adrian Beltre” when asked …

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Rivers could signal the end of coach-GM

Doc Rivers has returned to the role he held prior to the ousting of Donald Sterling three years ago, as just coach. Rivers will be involved in every decision made when it comes to roster and team direction. But three years ago, Rivers was essentially placed into the position of …

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