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Monthly Archives: June 2018

Lorenzen hits slam for 3rd HR in a week

CINCINNATI — Relief pitcher Michael Lorenzen continues to prove to be an invaluable weapon as a hitter off the bench for the Reds. In the seventh inning of Saturday’s game against the Brewers, Reds interim manager Jim Riggleman brought in Lorenzen to pinch-hit for pitcher David Hernandez with the bases loaded. Lorenzen crushed a 1-0… MLB News Index

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Cubs beat heat, outlast Twins in hitfest win

CHICAGO — Ben Zobrist drove in three runs and Albert Almora Jr., Javier Baez and Jason Heyward drove in two apiece, including a tie-breaking RBI single by Heyward in the seventh inning, … MLB News Index

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Report: Indiana Pacers guarantee Bojan Bogdanovic deal

The Indiana Pacers are reportedly locking up a critical piece on their roster by guaranteeing forward’s Bojan Bogdanovic’s $ 10.5 million deal for next season, according to Yahoo! Sports Shams Charania. Bogdanovic during his first season with the Pacers averaged 14.1 points and 3.4 rebounds in 80 games. The 6-foot-8 Croatian, who played in Brooklyn and Washington before joining the ...

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Former Heisman-winning QB Tim Tebow named to Double-A All-Star Game

Heisman-winning quarterback Tim Tebow hit another milestone in his transition to professional baseball, being named an all-star in the Eastern League on Friday. Tebow, a left fielder for the Double-A Binghamton Rumble Ponies in the New York Mets organization, is hitting .261 with five home runs and 30 RBIs in 67 games this season. He’s been especially hot lately, hitting ...

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Jaguars' Hackett: Fournette 'almost took too many hits' as a rookie

Jacksonville Jaguars offensive coordinator Nathaniel Hackett thinks that running back Leonard Fournette can be more efficient as a rusher in his sophomore season now that he has a year of experience. “I think as a young player getting to this level and then he really ran hard and did a real… NFL | theScore

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