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MLB suspends Robinson Cano 80 games for violating drug policy

Seattle Mariners all-star second baseman Robinson Cano has been suspended 80 games for violating baseball’s joint drug agreement. The league announced Cano’s suspension Tuesday in a stunning development for the stalwart in the middle of the Mariners lineup and a club expected to contend for a post-season spot in the American League. Cano tested positive for Furosemide, a diuretic. In ...

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Legendary Moments In NBA History: David Robinson scores 71 to secure NBA scoring title

San Antonio Spurs legend David Robinson dominated the LA Clippers for a career-high 71 points on April 24, 1994. Entering the game, which was the Spurs’ final of the 1993-94 regular season, Robinson trailed Shaquille O’Neal by just 33 points for NBA’s scoring title. With the crown in his sights, Robinson erupted for 71 points on 63 percent shooting (26-for-41). ...

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On Jackie Robinson Day, his daughter speaks out for MLB's black players

Jackie Robinson’s daughter thinks black baseball players are more reluctant to speak publicly about racial issues than their NFL and NBA colleagues because they constitute a lower percentage of rosters. She spoke at Citi Field on Sunday to mark Jackie Robinson Day, the 71st anniversary of her father … CBC | MLB News

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