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New York’s Teams Needed a Jolt. Mission Accomplished.

Tuesday would have been the biggest night of the Mets prospect Brett Baty’s life if all had gone according to…

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N.B.A. Won’t Play on Election Day, in Hopes of Encouraging Voting

The National Basketball Association said Tuesday that it would not schedule any games on Election Day, Nov. 8, in an…

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Scherzer and deGrom Are Great. But How Great?

Scherzer. DeGrom. DeGrom. Scherzer. You can order them however you would like now that Max Scherzer and Jacob deGrom are…

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In His Football Return, Deshaun Watson Tries a New Move — Contrition

After a 19-month absence from football, Deshaun Watson started an N.F.L. preseason game on Friday night. Before the game began,…

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Business

Why Big Tech Is Making a Big Play for Live Sports

LOS ANGELES — More than a decade after Apple disrupted the music industry and Amazon upended retail, the tech heavyweights…

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The Angels Went All In on Pitching. Will It Work?

ANAHEIM, Calif. — The Rocket City Trash Pandas are nearly 2,000 miles away from Angel Stadium physically and about eight…

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U.C.L.A., U.S.C. Poised to Join Big Ten, Rattling College Sports Anew

U.C.L.A. and Southern California on Thursday appeared ready to jump from the Pac-12 Conference to the Big Ten in the…

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Justice Dept. Asks Court to Limit Scope of M.L.B.’s Antitrust Exemption

In a filing on Wednesday, the Department of Justice asked a federal court to limit the scope of Major League…

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World Cup Will Allow Five Substitutes and Bigger Rosters

DOHA, Qatar — The use of extra substitutes in matches, a change to longstanding soccer tradition brought about by the…

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Always an Outlier, Kelsie Whitmore Just Wants to Play Baseball

Scott Whitmore stood along the concourse on a recent spring night watching the final inning of a Staten Island FerryHawks…

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