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Minnesota Lynx guard Crystal Dangerfield brings the ball up the court in front of forward Mikiah Herbert Harrigan, right, during the first half of a WNBA basketball game against the Las Vegas Aces, Thursday, Sept. 10, 2020, in Bradenton, Florida. Photo courtesy of TNS

Greatest sports equinox ever occurs during COVID-19 pandemic; gives fans plenty to cheer about

Due to the ongoing COVID-19 pandemic, many aspects of daily life have been forced to be adjusted. It has affected a range of things, such as schools, businesses, and specifically sports. Everything ranging from little league to professional sports came to a halt. The pandemic […]

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Arlington, Texas, Wednesday, October 21, 2020 Los Angeles Dodgers starting pitcher Victor Gonzalez (81) looks skyward after leaving the mound in the fourth inning in game two of the World Series at Globe Life Field. (Robert Gauthier/ Los Angeles Times)

[Multimedia] Sixteen MLB teams fight for a World Series title

American League     1 Seed Tampa Bay Rays The Tampa Bay Rays led baseball with a 40-20 record en route to winning the tough American League (AL) East division over the New York Yankees. The Rays won the division for the first time since their […]

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The Los Angeles Dodgers' Max Muncy (13) walks back to the dugout after striking out against the Tampa Bay Rays in the fourth inning as teammates, from left, Chris Taylor, Clayton Kershaw, Joc Pederson and Justin Turner, look on against the Tampa Bay Rays in Game 2 of the World Series at Globe Life Field in Arlington, Texas, on Wednesday, Oct. 21, 2020. The Rays won, 6-4, to even the series. (Wally Skalij/Los Angeles Times/TNS)

L.A. Dodgers and Tampa Bay Rays face off in the World Series

For the first time since 2013, the two best teams of the National and American Baseball League are facing off against each other for the World Championship.  The World Series is where the two champions of their respective league play a best of seven series […]

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People paid to have their pets on cardboard cutouts in the stands at Citizens Bank Park, as seen during a New York Mets vs. Philadelphia Phillies game, Friday, Aug. 14, 2020.  Lori M. Nichols | NJ Advance Media for NJ.com/Lori M. Nichols | NJ Advance Media for NJ.com

MLB uses cardboard cutouts to replace absent fans

On Thursday, July 23, Major League Baseball kicked off the long awaited season on Opening Day. To prevent the spread of COVID-19, the league postponed the season for about five months after safety measures were taken. The much anticipated baseball season was seemingly different. The […]

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MLB Drafts Recent Graduate, Coby Mayo

MLB Drafts Recent Graduate, Coby Mayo

*Story is co-written by Sophia Squiccirini and Julianne LoFurno* On Thursday, June 11, former Marjory Stoneman Douglas High School baseball player, Coby Mayo, was selected to play for the Baltimore Orioles during the 2020 Major League Baseball draft. He was chosen as the 103rd pick […]

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