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Amid Gun Violence, Giants’ Gabe Kapler Will Not Stand for Anthem

Gabe Kapler observed his own moment of silence sometime before the San Francisco Giants team he manages opened its Memorial Day Weekend series in Cincinnati on Friday night. His moment came not before a national anthem nor while standing at attention at the edge of a dugout. Instead, it occurred at a keyboard as he …

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The Yankees and the Rays Turn Away From Game to Discuss Gun Violence

The Tampa Bay Rays and the New York Yankees baseball teams took the unusual step on Thursday of turning their Twitter accounts over to disseminating facts about gun violence in the wake of recent mass shootings in Buffalo and Uvalde, Texas. Instead of flashing information about pitching performances or the latest home run distances, both …

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Aaron Judge Continues to Rake With Two Homers in Loss

Ramón Urías hit a tiebreaking homer in the sixth inning off Gerrit Cole and the Baltimore Orioles withstood Aaron Judge’s two home runs to beat the Yankees, 6-4, Monday night, sending New York to its season-high third straight loss. “I thought we grinded out at-bats really well,” Baltimore Manager Brandon Hyde said. “Gerrit Cole’s got …

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Tim Anderson Calls Josh Donaldson’s ‘Jackie’ Comments Racist

White Sox Manager Tony La Russa didn’t mince words when he was asked what happened between Yankees third baseman Josh Donaldson and Chicago shortstop Tim Anderson on Saturday. “He made a racist comment,” La Russa said of Donaldson. “That’s all I’m going to say.” Shortly after the Yankees beat Chicago at Yankee Stadium, 7-5, Donaldson, …

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