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Resurgent Sale makes it that much harder to doubt Red Sox

Amid the considerable hype and hoopla, as the baseball world feverishly geared up for the latest installment in a rivalry so historic (and, at times, acrimonious) that it literally became known as The Rivalry, one huge uncertainty hung in the air like that Giancarlo Stanton <a href="… MLB | theScore

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Opinion: Bristol Night Race win says much about SHR, Kurt Busch

And that’s not a bad guess because the youngest Busch brother had seven career wins at Bristol as he headed into the 500-lap race on one of NASCAR’s most popular tracks. However, he still had seven after the completion of the Monster Energy Cup Series race. If I told you the race was won by a driver out of the ...

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How much does scorekeeper bias affect NBA box scores?

Statistics are meant to be objective. But it’s always worth remembering how they’re recorded: by an employee of an NBA team. Each NBA team employs a scorekeeping crew, whose job is to watch each game in real time and instantly categorize and credit every play in an official box score. Some stats are black and white – there’s no confusion ...

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