Orioles’ Adam Jones claims racist abuse at Fenway

Baltimore Orioles’ centre fielder Adam Jones claims he was racially abused by fans at Boston Red Sox’s Fenway Park on Monday. Jones made the allegations following the Orioles’ 5-2 win, which left them a game clear at the top of the AL East. “A disrespectful fan threw a bag of peanuts at me,” Jones told
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John Gibbons: Chris Archer should be suspended for throwing behind Jose Bautista

Rays ace Chris Archer stands accused of firing a purpose pitch that came too close for comfort behind Blue Jays slugger Jose Bautista. That’s more than enough to warrant a suspension in the mind of John Gibbons, who called on MLB to follow a recent trend and step in to discipline such an action. “I
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players view a sacrifice fly as an intentional act — just like a sac bunt.

Washington fell behind after starting pitcher Tanner Roark gave up three runs in the fourth inning. The Phillies added another run in the fifth before the Nationals scored four Cheap UK Basketball Jerseys runs of their own in the bottom of the fifth inning. The game then went scoreless until the ninth inning when Harper
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Deshaun Watson’s NFL draft doubters should trust Dabo Swinney

Deshaun Watson didn’t do much at Clemson’s Pro Day on Thursday to help or hurt his stock as the potential top quarterback prospect in the 2017 NFL Draft. But running around and throwing lasers again to his college go-to guys at wide receiver and tight end provided a reminder of his greatest, most immeasurable asset
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Former Bears LB Lance Briggs worried about CTE symptoms

Lance Briggs is retired now, but the former Bears linebacker knows the 12 seasons he spent in the NFL didn’t do his brain’s health any good. In a recent video Briggs posted to Sqor, he opened up about the dangers of chronic traumatic encephalopathy, commonly known as CTE, a progressive degenerative brain disease. More information
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Baseball Hall of Fame class of 2017 announcement date, time, TV and streaming info

This unnecessary decoration is just that — a decoration. A decoration that ruins an otherwise fine piece of headwear. A decoration that continues the silly trend of destroying the sanctity of on-field hats with patches for various events: spring training, the All-Star Game, the postseason, the World Series. That’s not even counting the logo for
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Baseball Prospectus’ 2017 PECOTA projections love Dodgers, still hate Royals

Baseball Prospectus has made headlines with its PECOTA projection system in recent years, most notably in the algorithm’s disregard for the Kansas City Royals. That hasn’t changed in 2017, as the computer projects the Royals to be the worst team in the American League this season. But it sure does love the Los Angeles Dodgers.
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Miguel Montero appears to have cleared air with Cubs manager Joe Maddon

Harper’s 24 years old, with five seasons and an MVP award under his belt — and he hasn’t come close to peaking yet. Already, he’s one of five position players to wrack up at least 7 Wins Above Average in his age-22 season. The others aren’t special, just four inner circle Hall of Famers: Ted
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Leave it to the Mets to win a series against the division- and NL-leading Nationals but make it feel like they lost. New York took the first two games of the three-game set from Washington, but then dropped the finale on Sunday, 23-5. Not only were they blown out, but they lost ace Noah Syndergaard
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