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Aug 02, 12

Ranging from fast food and soft drinks to cell phones and video games, athlete endorsements these days know no boundaries. Companies flock to connect themselves with professional sports stars and the worldwide appeal they carry with them. Since Michael Jordan rose to fame two decades ago, basketball players have emerged as the…

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R.A. Dickey is going to be 38 years old this year, but the New York Mets pitcher is just coming to his own. The knuckleballer isn’t just getting older; he’s getting better, and he is going to be pitching for the National League in this year’s All-Star Game. Pretty remarkable for a player who spent eight years in the majors…

read more Jul 06, 12

Although it perhaps hasn’t made all that much impression in Europe over the years – at least not at the mainstream level – baseball nevertheless remains one of the world’s more popular spectator and participation sports. Frequently referred to as America’s national pastime, baseball is perhaps only second to gridiron in…

read more Jun 16, 12

  The hopes for Manny Ramirez to have a positive impact on the Oakland Athletics 2012 season quickly turned to dust just a couple of weeks after the designated hitter became eligible to play again after his 50-game suspension for violating baseball’s drug policy. On Friday, June 15, Ramirez asked for his release from…

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