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From the baseball field to the published word: how a UK outfielder became a poet

Dorian Hairston says he may have been the first University of Kentucky baseball player to come to UK because of two Affrilachian poets teaching there: Nikky Finney (now teaching at the University of South Carolina) and Frank X Walker. Walker was visiting Tates Creek High School one day when Hairston happened to be at the microphone during a poetry … ...

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From the baseball field to the published word: how a UK outfielder became a poet

Dorian Hairston says he may have been the first University of Kentucky baseball player to come to UK because of two Affrilachian poets teaching there: Nikky Finney (now teaching at the University of South Carolina) and Frank X Walker. Walker was visiting Tates Creek High School one day when Hairston happened to be at the microphone during a poetry … ...

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Stars back on the field as pitchers, catchers begin workouts

Justin Verlander is looking forward to a full season with the Houston Astros, while the New York Mets are hoping for a healthier year for their starting staff. The New York Yankees? Well, this season may not be about their pitchers and catchers, but they can still send some pretty i… FOX Sports Digital

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Diamondbacks announce Chase Field humidor which is likely to suppress offense

What has been speculated for years was finally made official Tuesday night when Diamondbacks general manager announced that the club would use a humidor to store baseballs before use in Chase Field this upcoming season (<a href="https://www.azcentral.com/story/sports/mlb/diamondbacks/2018/02/13/diamondbacks-track-unveil-humidor-2018/335957002/?hootPostID=8f4bf1bb61dd6… CBSSports.com MLB Headlines

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Peyton Manning to lead field to green flag at Daytona 500

DAYTONA BEACH, Fla. (AP) Peyton Manning is leading one more drive on a big stage. The two-time Super Bowl-winning quarterback will serve as honorary pace car driver for the 60th running of the Daytona 500. Manning will be behind the wheel of the Toyota pace car and lead the 40-car field to the green flag to start ”The Great American ...

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NASCAR Cup Series team Go Fas Racing to field team in Europe

Romain Iannetta will drive the No. 32 Ford Mustang in the NASCAR Whelen Euro Series Elite 1 Division this season. One of the biggest events in the nine-year history of the NASCAR Whelen Euro Series was made when Go Fas Racing Canada team owner Alain Lord Mounir and NWES President/CEO Jerome Galpin announced a new team to compete this season ...

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