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Mariano Rivera again makes history as baseball Hall of Fame voters open doors wider

28 days ago   |   By Chicago Tribune

As close to perfection as any reliever in major league history, Mariano Rivera made history again on Tuesday, becoming the first unanimous selection to the Baseball Hall of Fame. The Yankees' closer was named on all 425 ballots by the Baseball Writers' Association of America while joining starters...
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Baseball Hall of Fame Results 2019: Rivera makes history with first ever unanimous induction

29 days ago   |   By Comcast SportsNet Baltimore

Cal Ripken, a sure-fire first ballot Hall of Famer, received only 98.53 percent of votes. On Tuesday, New York Yankees relief pitcher Mariano Rivera became the first ever unanimous Baseball Hall of Fame selection, receiving 100 percent of votes. Former Orioles' pitcher Mike Mussina, Blue Jays pitcher Roy Halladay, and Mariners designated hitter Edgar Martinez round out the group of inductees for the 2019 class.
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Mariano Rivera becomes first unanimous Baseball Hall of Fame selection

29 days ago   |   By CBS Sports

The legendary Yankees closer just made more history
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Yankees' Rivera receives first-ever unanimous Hall of Fame selection

Yankees' Rivera receives first-ever unanimous Hall of Fame selection

29 days ago   |   By KMBC

Mariano Rivera has become baseball's first unanimous Hall of Fame selection.
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Ronaldo held scoreless in Madrid as Atletico beats Juventus

Ronaldo held scoreless in Madrid as Atletico beats Juventus

MADRID - Atletico Madrid kept Cristiano Ronaldo in check on Wednesday, defeating Juventus 2-0 in a first-leg match in the round of 16 of the Champions League. Read more ...

Duke vs. North Carolina: Former President Barack Obama in attendance at...

Duke vs. North Carolina: Former President Barack Obama in attendance at Cameron Indoor Stadium

The 44th president of the United States is taking in one of the biggest college basketball games of the year. Read more ...

Indiana AD calls students' profane chant 'embarrassing'

Indiana AD calls students' profane chant 'embarrassing'

BLOOMINGTON, Ind. - Indiana athletic director Fred Glass called the profane chant directed at Purdue center Matt Haarms during Tuesday night's game "embarrassing." Read more ...

After veteran salaries drop, baseball players want change

After veteran salaries drop, baseball players want change

NEW YORK - Neil Walker's salary dropped from $17.2 million to $2 million in two years. Greg Holland was cut from $14 million to $2 million this season. Daniel Murphy fell from... Read more ...

MLB hot stove: Bryce Harper believed to have turned down multiple $300M...

MLB hot stove: Bryce Harper believed to have turned down multiple $300M deals, report says

Manny Machado has reportedly agreed to a record 10-year, $300 million deal with the Padres and Harper is waiting for his. Read more ...

76ers All-Star C Embiid out a week with sore left knee

76ers All-Star C Embiid out a week with sore left knee

PHILADELPHIA - Philadelphia 76ers All-Star center Joel Embiid will miss at least a week with a sore left knee. Read more ...

MLB cracking down on sign-stealing with new rules, reports say

MLB cracking down on sign-stealing with new rules, reports say

MLB commissioner Rob Manfred promised that he would instill rules to stop teams from stealing signs from opposing catchers and pitchers. Read more ...

Predecessor Jerry Kill on Minnesota coach P.J. Fleck: 'He's about himself'

Predecessor Jerry Kill on Minnesota coach P.J. Fleck: 'He's about himself'

"Sometimes ego gets carried away," Kill said in a Tuesday interview with SiriusXM College's "Big Ten Today." Read more ...

Black high school hoops star taunted with N-word, monkey noises: mom

Black high school hoops star taunted with N-word, monkey noises: mom

A black high school basketball player in New Jersey had racial slurs - including the N-word and monkey noises - hurled at him during a recent game, according to his mother... Read more ...

Major Applewhite returning to Nick Saban's Alabama staff, report says

Major Applewhite returning to Nick Saban's Alabama staff, report says

Applewhite, fired in December after two seasons as Houston's head coach, was Nick Saban's first offensive coordinator at Alabama in 2007. Read more ...