• Trump will not throw out first pitch at Nationals home opener
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    Sports Illustrated

    Trump will not throw out first pitch at Nationals home opener

    The Washington Nationals say that President Donald J. Trump declined an invitation to throw out the ceremonial first pitch on Opening Day due to a schedling conflict. POLITICO reported earlier that Trump had been in talks with the Nationals about throwing the first pitch. Washington's home opener is Monday against the Miami Marlins.

  • Meet the kid who believes he's the reincarnated spirit of Lou Gehrig
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    Big League Stew

    Meet the kid who believes he's the reincarnated spirit of Lou Gehrig

    Christian Haupt believes he was Lou Gehrig in a past life. Ever want to know what it was like to watch legendary New York Yankees first baseman Lou Gehrig play in person? Up until now, you needed to find someone who saw Gehrig in person, and hope they could accurately describe those things.

  • Christian Pulisic learned hard but valuable lesson in Panama
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    FC Yahoo

    Christian Pulisic learned hard but valuable lesson in Panama

    Pulisic was a recurring target for Panama’s rough stuff. In his nascent yet meteoric career, American 18-year-old wunderkind Christian Pulisic has already been through a few tough away games with his club Borussia Dortmund. Bayern Munich’s Allianz Arena is one of the sport’s fortresses.