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The architect of the Kansas City Royals‘ return to world championship status is a Hall of Famer. Dayton Moore, the Royals’ vice president-baseball operations and general manager, will be inducted in the Missouri Sports Hall of Fame on Jan. 31, the team announced Monday. He is among 20 sports figures and teams who will be …

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In a winter fraught with unsteady economics and politics, along with the perils of a chronically undershot pandemic, DJ LeMahieu’s baseball free agency hasn’t looked different than most. Nearing the middle of January, he remains a free agent, same as a large majority of the top free agents. This, perhaps, reflects lost revenue from last …

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Major League Baseball’s Hot Stove season is here, which means free agents are making some big decisions about their future. Over the next few months, we’ll be keeping track of every signing — from Trevor Bauer, George Springer and J.T. Realmuto to the sneaky good role players — so that you’re always up to date. …

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Tommy Lasorda was parked in the middle of the Dodgers home clubhouse one afternoon, his head tilted over as if exhausted, his eyes cloudy. Players, coaches, clubbies and media slid past his scooter, this way and that, some dragging a hand over a narrow, hunched shoulder, some greeting him, “Tommy!”, as they passed. He was …

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It took me a little more than a year to get cynical. In December, 2019 I implored against the inherent cynicism of so thoroughly anticipating baseball to behave like a cold-hearted business that you barely bother to wish it wouldn’t. Save some earnest outrage — the kind that’s only possible if you get your hopes …

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Blue and Gold Notre Dame’s Ovie Oghoufo Joins Growing Transfer Portal Crowd For decades, Major League Baseball has had the hot-stove league. Since last Friday’s 31-14 loss to No. 1 Alabama in the College Football Playoff, a half-dozen Notre Dame football players have entered their names into the portal, with junior defensive end Ovie Oghoufo …

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Kendrick on MLB embracing Negro Leagues stats: ‘It’s tremendous recognition’ | FOX Sports 85001-85046+85048+85050-85051+85053-85055+85060-85076+85078-85080+85082+85083+85085-85086+85097-85098 753 26496 33.4486 -112.0733 Source: Fox Sports

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The St. Louis Cardinals have announced a variety of virtual experiences for fans at the 25th annual Cardinals Winter Warm-Up weekend from Jan. 15-18. The Winter Warm-Up is an all-virtual event because of the COVID-19 pandemic. It remains a benefit for Cardinals Care, the club’s charitable foundation. The virtual experiences will allow fans to interact with …

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NEW YORK — Spring training could be delayed for Double-A and Class A players if major leaguers are not vaccinated for the novel coronavirus by the time big-league workouts are scheduled to start in mid-February. Major League Baseball, which has taken over operation of the minors, gave notice to minor league teams and big league clubs on …

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Hall of Famer Hank Aaron received a vaccine for COVID-19 alongside civil rights leaders in Georgia on Tuesday. The goal — other than protecting himself from the coronavirus, which is still raging throughout the United States — was simply to help show other Black Americans that getting vaccinated is safe. “[Getting vaccinated] makes me feel …

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