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Isiah-Kiner Falefa does it all as Yankees get key win over the Red Sox

Isiah-Kiner Falefa does it all as Yankees get key win over the Red Sox

BOSTON — It was just as designed. Isiah Kiner-Falefa was the unexpected hero at the plate, with Scott Effross recording his first save as a Yankee, following another strong outing from Aroldis Chapman, a 3-2 win over the Red Sox on Saturday night. The win allowed the Yankees to avoid a fourth straight loss and …

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Jacob deGrom dominates in pitchers’ duel as Mets nip Phillies

Jacob deGrom dominates in pitchers’ duel as Mets nip Phillies

Jacob deGrom, who took the mound Saturday night for his third start this season, appears to have settled into a routine. It might feel normal for the Mets right-hander, but the things that come out of his hand aren’t normal. When a series of injuries to various parts of the body began in the middle …

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Jets’ season already in peril after Zach Wilson’s injury

Jets’ season already in peril after Zach Wilson’s injury

PHILADELPHIA — All that was going to matter to the Jets this season was the quarterback. Zach Wilson was all that mattered. Everything revolved around his progress. In his second season after a difficult rookie year, Wilson was the linchpin of everything the Jets hoped to accomplish in 2022. Sure, there were a few dozen …

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Rusty Deshaun Watson heavily booed in ugly preseason debut

Rusty Deshaun Watson heavily booed in ugly preseason debut

JACKSONVILLE, Fla. — Deshaun Watson apologized before his preseason debut with the Cleveland Browns and later drew criticism from opposing fans. Watson apologized Friday “to every woman I’ve impacted” after being accused by two dozen women of sexual misconduct during massage therapy sessions. Watson, who could face a one-year suspension, publicly expressed remorse and contrition …

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Mets waste Max Scherzer’s gem in extra-inning loss to Phillies

Mets waste Max Scherzer’s gem in extra-inning loss to Phillies

The Mets lost two contributors, then lost a winning streak on a heartthrob. The Phillies whittled down the potential game-winning run at the plate in the ninth inning and then capitalized with a run in the 10th to earn a 2-1 win in front of 38,467 at Citi Field on Friday night. The Mets’ six-game …

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Massapequa Coast no-hits Toms River East to reach Little League World Series

Massapequa Coast no-hits Toms River East to reach Little League World Series

The Massapequa miracle continues after a no-hitter by pitcher Joey Lionetti. Massapequa Coast Little League secured its first Little League World Series berth with a 4-0 win over mighty Toms River (NJ) East in the Metropolitan Region Finals in Bristol, Connecticut on Friday night. Lionetti struck out nine, hit three batters with pitches and walked …

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It’s still a shame James White never got the moment in the sun that he deserved

It’s still a shame James White never got the moment in the sun that he deserved

James White didn’t win Super Bowl LI MVP, but he should have.Photo: access point Don’t worry Deion Sanders, I’m not going to argue that James White belongs in the Hall of Fame. He did comments recently about how he feels the level of supported players has dropped in recent years. Richard Seymour, LeRoy Butler: Argue …

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Commanders president Jason Wright rips reporter’s Carson Wentz interview: ‘Unprofessional mess’

Commanders president Jason Wright rips reporter’s Carson Wentz interview: ‘Unprofessional mess’

Commanders president Jason Wright criticized a reporter who questioned Washington quarterback Carson Wentz about his accuracy issues in training camp, as well as his recent struggles in the NFL. in a tweet posted on thursdayWright called Scott Abraham, who covers the Commanders for 7News DC, an “unprofessional, pompous mess” and included a clip of the …

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More Black NFL retirees win dementia cases in rescored tests

More Black NFL retirees win dementia cases in rescored tests

PHILADELPHIA (AP) — Two years after a pair of former players sued the NFL over its treatment of black retirees. In the league’s $1 billion concussion settlement, hundreds of men whose medical tests were re-scored to eliminate racial bias now qualify for awards. The newly approved payments, announced in a report Friday, are a victory …

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Deshaun Watson’s suspension proves NFL’s disconnect with real world

Deshaun Watson’s suspension proves NFL’s disconnect with real world

Have you already received news from human resources? I’m still trying to get an answer on how many sexual assault settlements I can make until I get suspended. Ten? Twenty? They’re still trying to figure out the penalty for Browns quarterback Deshaun Watson, the one with the $230 million settlement, after he recently settled 23 …

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