Articles for category: SPORTS

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The Best Places to Fish in Northern Indiana

Those living in Northern Indiana who are avid fishermen know the best places to fish in the Northern part of Indiana. Unbeknownst to many, some of the best places to fish in Northern Indiana are the state wildlife preserves and state wildlife areas. Fishing in Northern Indiana is truly phenomenal, and there are a number ...

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Sports Segregation Throughout History

During the 1900’s racism against the African American race was at its peak. There were Jim Crow laws passed, that made sure African Americans could not be treated equal as any other race. Black people were always segregated from eating in different restaurants to not being able to play in regular baseball leagues. African Americans ...

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Penn State Football Schedule 2010 Preview

The Penn State football schedule 2010 could be historic. Many fear that the Penn State football schedule 2010 is Joe Paterno’s last, although that likely won’t be clear until after the Penn State football schedule ends. It all depends on how well Paterno holds up this year, and how well the Nittany Lions fare on ...

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5 Tips for High School Baseball Pitchers

Playing baseball as a pitcher in high school is one of the more exciting positions. Sure, you aren’t out there snagging would-be home runs at the wall or anything, but you are in charge of stifling the offense for as many innings as possible. It takes a skilled person to pitch into the sixth or ...

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Is Manny Ramirez a Hall of Famer?

Manny Ramirez is one of the greatest hitters of his generation, but does he have enough to get into the Hall of Fame? Let’s take a look at his career numbers. .312 BA, .411 OBP, .585 SLG, .996 OPS, 555 HRs, 1831 RBIs, 154 OPS+ These numbers are absolutely astounding. He’s 9th all time in ...

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2012 Defense Rankings – Fantasy Football

2012 Defense Rankings are based on a single season re-draft fantasy football league for the 2012 season. Defense Rankings are established for a standard fantasy football scoring system.   1. San Francisco 49ers 2. Pittsburgh Steelers 3. Chicago Bears 4. Houston Texans 5. Baltimore Ravens   6. New York Giants 7. Philadelphia Eagles 8. Green ...

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Olympic Facts: Brazilian Soccer

Did you know… Brazil will send 18 football players to the Olympic Games in the People’s Republic of China. Who are they? They are : Diego Alves Carreira, Renan Brito Soares, Marcelo Viera da Silva Junior (plays for Real Madrid, Spain), Ilso Pereira Dias Junior (plays for Shakhtar Donestsk, Ukraine), Marcio Rafael Ferreira de Souza ...

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Hall of Famer Frank Robinson

Frank Robinson is a Hall of Famer who played 21 years in the major leagues. During that time, he won the Most Valuable Player award in both the American and National leagues – the only player to ever do that. He was also the first black manager in Major League history. Frank Robinson was born ...