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76ers apologize after offensive tweet from Mike Muscala's father

76ers forward Mike Muscala and general manager Elton Brand have issued apologies after Muscala’s father posted racially-charged criticism of Timberwolves forward Jimmy Butler via social media on Friday.  Multiple media outlets confirmed that Bob Muscala was the author of a Twitter post under the name “Muskie Bobber” that accused Butler of suffering from “egomaniacal, African American mental illness.” The account ...

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76ers' Muscala apologizes for father's offensive tweets

Philadelphia 76ers forward Mike Muscala apologized Saturday for recent offensive tweets made by his father. The apology was included in a statement from the 76ers denouncing the behavior, via PhillyVoice’s Kyle Neubeck. “His comment… NBA | theScore

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Cubs fire hitting coach Chili Davis after offensive downturn

The Chicago Cubs have fired hitting coach Chili Davis following a disappointing finish to their 2018 season, according to multiple reports. Davis was hired last year after spending three seasons in the same role with the <a data-in-app-uri="thescore:///mlb/te… MLB | theScore

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Blue Jays prospect Guerrero Jr. named top Canadian offensive minor leaguer

Toronto Blue Jays prospect Vladimir Guerrero Jr. has been named the winner of the Randall Echlin Award as the Canadian offensive minor-league player of the year. Guerrero split his 2018 season between class-A Advanced Dunedin, double-A New Hampshire and triple-A Buffalo, putting up big offensive numbers at all levels. The 19-year-old third baseman, who was born in Montreal while his ...

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