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This guy quietly has a real shot at 3,000 hits

You probably know that with only one exception, every eligible player with 3,000 hits is in the National Baseball Hall of Fame. That player is Rafael Palmeiro, who undoubtedly would be in the Hall of Fame already except for a failed drug test. Palmeiro continues to deny ever knowingly taking any performance-enhancing drugs, and it’s certain that his Hall of ...

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Four reasons the Diamondbacks are for real and won't fade after a hot start

One month into the 2018 season, the Arizona Diamondbacks are off to the best start in franchise history. The D-Backs came from behind to beat the Los Angeles Dodgers on Tuesday night (ARI 4, LAD 3), improving their record to 21-8. They’re tied with the Boston Red Sox for baseball’s best record. Here are the … CBSSports.com Headlines

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Roger Penske: Talladega put “the real drivers in the driver's seat”

The NASCAR Cup Series cars were clearly difficult to drive in Sunday’s race at Talladega but team owner Roger Penske believes that helped separate the best from the rest. There were no shortages of opinions that the no ride-height rule at Talladega (Ala.) Superspeedway put car handling at a premium for the first time in years at NASCAR’s biggest superspeedway. ...

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Real Madrid reach third consecutive final

Real Madrid hosted Bayern Munich in the second leg of their UEFA Champions League semi-final on Tuesday evening. In another mouthwatering encounter between these two European heavyweights, a pair of goals from Karim Benzema ensured Madrid claimed a 2-2 home draw with Bayern, who found the scoresheet through an early strike from Joshua Kimmich and a second-half equaliser from James ...

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Real Madrid claim valuable away win

Bayern Munich hosted Real Madrid in the first leg of their UEFA Champions League semi-final on Wednesday evening. In a competitive contest between two of Europe’s heavyweights, Bayern took an early lead through Joshua Kimmich. However, a Marcelo equaliser just before half-time and a winner from Marco Asensio in the second half meant the holders returned to the Spanish capital ...

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Ohtani's first week proves hype is for real

Shohei Ohtani as the @Angels DH last night:– 104.5 mph HR– 100.6 mph single– 112.8 mph single**Harder than any exit velocity recorded by a pitcher in <a href=""https://twitter.com/hashtag/Statcast?src=hash&ref_src=twsrc%5E… MLB News Index

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Damian Lillard after Portland Trail Blazers beat Warriors: We're the real deal

After Friday night’s games, the Portland Trail Blazers possess the league’s longest winning streak (nine games). They have vaulted to third place in a competitive Western Conference. All of that is tied to their most victory, a 125-108 triumph over the defending champion Warriors. So impressive are their recent credentials that All-Star guard Damian Lillard couldn’t hold back from making ...

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