Unrecruited University of Texas football player receives magical scholarship surprise

(NEW YORK) -- Coaches for the University of Texas football team brought in a magician to boost morale but one player was shocked to see what the man pulled out of his magic hat.

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Detroit Tigers' second baseman Ian Kinsler fined for comments about umpire

(DETROIT) -- Major League Baseball (MLB) has fined second baseman Ian Kinsler of the Detroit Tigers $10,000 for comments he made about umpire Angel Hernandez, Read More

Source: Don't expect Le'Veon Bell back this week

(NEW YORK) -- The Steelers might have to wait even longer for the arrival of their star running back Le'Veon Bell to training camp. A source tells ESPN Bell is not expected to be back for Week 3 of the pre season, when Pittsburgh takes on the Indiana... Read More

Scoreboard roundup -- 8/20/17

(NEW YORK) -- Here are the scores from yesterday's sports events:  
 Final  Detroit     6  L.A. Dodgers   1
 Final  Minnesota  12  Ari... Read More

NYPD officers stand up for Kaepernick amid new wave of NFL protests

(NEW YORK) -- Members of the New York Police Department rallied in support of Colin Kaepernick on Saturday as the former San Francisco 49ers quarterback, who ignited controversy last season for sitting out the national anthem during games, remains un... Read More

Scoreboard roundup -- 8/19/17

(NEW YORK) -- Here are the latest scores and winners:


Chicago Cubs 4, Toronto 3
L.A. Dodgers 3, Detroit 0
Minnesota 5, Arizona 0

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Yankees' Aaron Judge sets strikeout record

(BOSTON) -- New York Yankees right fielder Aaron Judge has struck out in his 36th consecutive game, setting the record for the longest strikeout streak in a single season by any player.

Boston Red Sox' Chris Sale struck out Judge in the to... Read More

Dodgers option Joc Pederson to make room for Curtis Granderson

(DETROIT) --  The Los Angeles Dodgers acquired outfielder Curtis Granderson from the New York Mets in a late night trade.

The Dodgers made room for Granderson by optioning former All Star centerfielder Joc Pederson to Triple-A Oklahoma Ci... Read More

Scoreboard roundup -- 8/18/17

(NEW YORK) -- Here are the latest scores and winners:

Chicago Cubs 7, Toronto 4
L.A. Dodgers 8, Detroit 5
Minnesota 10, Arizona 3


Derek and Hannah Jeter welcome baby girl

(NEW YORK) -- Derek and Hannah Jeter have welcomed their first child together, a baby girl.

The Players’ Tribune, an online media site Jeter helped start, announced the birth on Friday.

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NBA champion Kevin Durant says he will sit out potential White House visit

(WASHINGTON) -- NBA champion Kevin Durant said Thursday that if the Golden State Warriors are invited to the White House to celebrate their win in the 2017 Finals, he will not make the trip.

"Nah, I won't do that," the MVP told ESPN.
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