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Globe Life Park, Texas Rangers
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June 05, 2019 - 11:46 pm
ARLINGTON (AP) — Delino DeShields has wasted no time making a better impression during his third stint with the Texas Rangers this season. DeShields' single up the middle in the 12th inning, his fourth hit of the game, drove in pinch-runner Isiah Kiner-Falefa from second base to give the Rangers a...
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Globe Life Park, Texas Rangers
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Curt Lewis
June 05, 2019 - 4:08 am
Despite a furious 9th-inning rally, the Rangers fell a run short at Globe Life Park last night in the opener of a three-game series Hosting the Orioles and trailing 12-to-5, Texas brought ten men to the plate in the home half of the 9th. Six of them scored and the tying run was on base with just...
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A young child is carried from the stands after being injured by a foul ball off the bat of Chicago Cubs' Albert Almora Jr.
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May 30, 2019 - 3:16 am
HOUSTON (AP) — A young fan was taken to the hospital after getting struck by a foul ball during Wednesday night's game between the Chicago Cubs and Houston Astros. Cubs outfielder Albert Almora Jr. hit a line drive in the fourth inning into the field-level stands down the third base line, where it...
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 Former Baylor football head coach Art Briles
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Curt Lewis
May 29, 2019 - 5:12 am
Former Baylor football coach Art Briles has been hired to coach at Mount Vernon High School -- and some are not happy about it. Briles was let go from Baylor after the 2015 season due to a sex scandal involving the university's athlete program including some of Briles' players. Two years later, he...
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Brooks Koepka reacts after winning the PGA Championship golf tournament, Sunday, May 19, 2019, at Bethpage Black in Farmingdale, N.Y. (AP Photo/Seth Wenig)
May 20, 2019 - 1:04 am
FARMINGDALE, N.Y. (AP) — Brooks Koepka should know as well as anyone that nothing in golf comes easily. His well-documented journey to the PGA Tour took him to remote outposts like Kenya and Kazakhstan. Even after Koepka won a second straight U.S. Open last summer, which no one had done in 29 years...
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