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Made in America: The greatest MLB players from all 50 states

The United States of America is responsible for nearly 17,000 of the 19,000 players who’ve appeared in a Major League Baseball game, ranging from a dozen Alaskans to over 1,400 Pennsylvanians. The evolution of America’s various baseball hotbeds involved plenty of factors. For starters, some areas of the country were exposed to the game many years before others, which created ...

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Made in America: The top NFL players from all 50 states

Despite its many controversies, football remains as popular as ever, and the sport is inherently American. While the other three major sports leagues import a significant portion of their workforce from other countries, much of the talent in the NFL is born and bred in the USA. Here’s our list of the top NFL players to ever come out of ...

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The United States Has A World Cup Team. It's Mexico.

Sergio Tristan couldn’t believe he was alone. His beloved Mexican national soccer team was about to face the United States in the final of the 2011 Gold Cup, the regional tournament that the two North American rivals have dominated over the last two decades. The Rose Bowl, in Pasadena, California, was split almost evenly between Mexican and American fans. But in the ...

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The United States, Mexico And Canada Will Host The 2026 World Cup

The U.S. men’s national team failed to qualify for the 2018 World Cup in Russia, but American soccer just received a massive boost: On the eve of the sport’s biggest spectacle, FIFA members voted to award the 2026 World Cup jointly to the United States, Mexico and Canada. The North American countries won with 1… Sports

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