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Tim Kurkjian Baseball Fix – Black-and-blue marks, nausea and all the other fun parts of being hit by a pitch

[ad_1] You love baseball. Tim Kurkjian loves baseball. So while we await its return, every day we'll provide you with a story or two tied to this date in baseball history.ON THIS DATE IN 2005, Craig Biggio was hit by a pitch for the 268th time.That broke the modern (since 1900) record set by Don Baylor, who, when asked which one hurt the most, replied, "None of them.'' Biggio would
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La Liga marks return with stunning street art in cities around the world

[ad_1] Ahead of the long-awaited return of Spanish top-flight football on Thursday, La Liga is celebrating by commissioning a series of public art works around the world.2 RelatedAs part of the "United Streets of LaLiga" installation, a total of 12 international street artists have been commissioned to create bespoke murals to go on public display in various cities all across the globe.In London, UK-based street artist Gnasher has produced a
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Kyle Larson edges Brent Marks to win World of Outlaws race

[ad_1] Fired NASCAR star Kyle Larson won the World of Outlaws race Saturday night in Pevley, Missouri, a day after finishing second behind brother-in-law Brad Sweet in the first Sprint Car event with live fans in the dirt series' return from a coronavirus pandemic suspension.With attendance limited and other safety measures in place at Federated Auto Parts I-55 Raceway, Larson edged Brent Marks by 0.794 seconds -- with Sweet third
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A record-breaking year – Five UFC marks likely to fall in 2020

[ad_1] The UFC has put on eight shows in 2020, and the results have helped rewrite the record books.In January, Conor McGregor became the second fighter in UFC history to win by knockout in three divisions when he stopped Donald "Cowboy" Cerrone in 40 seconds. February's pay-per-view event saw Jon Jones set the record for most title fight victories with 14. And in March, Zhang Weili and Joanna Jedrzejczyk set
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Ups, downs and big question marks will always follow Tiger

[ad_1] PORTRUSH, Northern Ireland -- For long-time Tiger Woods observers, the troubling signs were apparent almost immediately, from the time he set foot on the grounds at Royal Portrush within a short time of arriving in the country from Florida.There was a slow, steady cadence to his speech, a halting walk, and word from Tiger himself that he had not even opened up his travel golf bag while on a
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WNBA draft grades — Phoenix and Minnesota score A-plus marks

[ad_1] 4:25 PM ETMechelle VoepelespnW.com CloseMechelle Voepel covers the WNBA, women's college basketball, and other college sports for espnW. Voepel began covering women's basketball in 1984, and has been with ESPN since 1996.WNBA draft day is one of hope and promise, but things get real pretty quickly. Remember the math: 12 teams with 12 roster spots. It's a challenge to get and keep a job in the WNBA. Your work