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Dodgers make history with recent hire

LOS ANGELES — The Los Angeles Dodgers made history last week by hiring Sue Falsone as the first female head athletic trainer in Major League history. Falsone’s official title is “Head Athletic/Physical Therapist.” Falsone has been working with the Dodgers since 2007, when she was hired as the first female physical therapist. Dodgers General Manager, … Continue reading

Kansas City Royals, OF Alex Gordon host online auction

KANSAS CITY, Mo. — The Kansas City Royals and outfielder Alex Gordon are hosting an online auction with autographed memorabilia to benefit the Diamond Dawgs youth baseball team from Lincoln, Neb., and the American Cancer Society (ACS). The auction features items autographed by Gordon, as well as teammates Billy Butler, Jeff Francoeur and Luke Hochevar. … Continue reading

MLB: World Series Game 7 dedicated to tornado relief initiative

ST. LOUIS — After a wild Game 6, which many are calling “the greatest game in Major League history,” the 107th World Series advances to Game 7 tonight for the first time since 2002, when the Anaheim Angels defeated the San Francisco Giants. For the third year, Major League Baseball has dedicated the first four … Continue reading