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Field of Dreams game is backdrop to baseball passion in northeast Iowa

Field of Dreams game is backdrop to baseball passion in northeast Iowa

DYERSVILLE — The ghost players made way for some major-leaguers at the shiny new stadium in town Thursday. The Chicago Cubs and Cincinnati Reds swooped in for one day only to entertain a national audience starving for a bit of nostalgia along with their baseball. They tuned in to see heroes of the past emerge …

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Massapequa Little Leaguers basking in fun-filled run, one victory from Williamsport

Massapequa Little Leaguers basking in fun-filled run, one victory from Williamsport

They’re an enthusiastic, exceptional group of teens on the verge of some baseball history. The Massapequa Coast Little Leaguers have become New York’s Boys of Summer as they’re just one win away from making the Little League World Series for the first time in the Long Island program’s 72-year existence. Massapequa faces a rematch with …

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David Stearns’ Brewers deadline dealings cam up short

David Stearns’ Brewers deadline dealings cam up short

Brewers baseball president David Stearns has a well-known contractual feature whereby he can opt out if the Brewers advance in October. And give him this: He wasn’t thinking of himself at the deadline; their moves did little to enhance their chances. The Brewers were two games up in first place when they traded almost-automatic closer …

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NBA Retires Bill Russell’s Number 6 League-Wide, Memorial Patches for All Teams in 2022-23 – SportsLogos.Net News

NBA Retires Bill Russell’s Number 6 League-Wide, Memorial Patches for All Teams in 2022-23 – SportsLogos.Net News

Today, the National Basketball Association and its Player’s Association announced that the number six, that of all-time great Bill Russell, will be retired league-wide, beginning with the 2022-23 season. The honor will be grandfathered into the league; any players who currently wear the number six can continue to do so for the remainder of their …

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Despite injuries, Dodgers have MLB’s best pitching — and could get even better

Despite injuries, Dodgers have MLB’s best pitching — and could get even better

By Rowan KavnerFOX Sports MLB Writer The best pitching staff in baseball has been without its Opening Day starter for two months. It lost its All-Star Game starter to the injured list on two separate occasions. It has been without its most dependable high-leverage reliever since the middle of April, and it lost for the …

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2022 MLB Field of Dreams Game: TV channel, live stream, time, four things to know for Cubs vs.  Reds in Iowa

2022 MLB Field of Dreams Game: TV channel, live stream, time, four things to know for Cubs vs. Reds in Iowa

On Thursday, the Chicago Cubs and Cincinnati Reds will meet in Dyersville, Iowa, for the second edition of Major League Baseball’s Field of Dreams Game. The game is a living tribute to the iconic 1989 film “Field of Dreams” that starred Kevin Costner, James Earl Jones, Amy Madigan, and the late Ray Liotta that was …

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Pirates great Omar Moreno to auction 1979 World Series ring, glove for foundation

Pirates great Omar Moreno to auction 1979 World Series ring, glove for foundation

Before Omar Moreno moves back to his native Panama, the former Pittsburgh Pirates center fielder is parting with some prized possessions from his personal collection of memorabilia that includes his 1979 World Series ring and the glove with which he caught the final out in the Game 7 win over the Baltimore Orioles. Those are …

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