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Mariano Rivera was dominant with just one pitch

Mariano Rivera was dominant with just one pitch

CNNSI.com Updated Mar 9, 2013
All it took was one pitch to make Mariano Rivera the greatest relief pitcher ever. As Joe Lemire explains, even when hitters knew that cutter was coming, they couldn't hit it.
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  • Jennings leaves game with mild ankle sprain

    Jennings leaves game with mild ankle sprain

    MLB.com Mar 9, 2013
    Desmond Jennings left Saturday's game against the Phillies due to a mild sprain of his left ankle. Jennings singled to left in the top of the third and went to second on left fielder Domonic Brown's error. He injured his ankle while pulling into second.
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  • Which Athlete Did Freddie "FredEx" Mitchell Ensnare I…

    Which Athlete Did Freddie "FredEx" Mitchell Ensnare In His Low-Rent Tax Evasion Scheme?

    deadspin.com Mar 9, 2013
    Former Eagles wide receiver Freddie Mitchell, who is mostly known for catching one long pass and giving himself a catchy nickname, has been facing tax evasion and fraud charges since March of last year, and pled guilty to filing a false tax claim yester…
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  • No Show: Team USA couldn't get anything going against Mexi……

    No Show: Team USA couldn't get anything going against Mexi…

    CNNSI.com Mar 9, 2013
    Team USA couldn't get anything going against Mexico on Friday. It's the kind of performance that's become all too common for the Americans at the WBC, writes Tom Verducci.
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  • Eagles need more options at tight end

    Eagles need more options at tight end

    philly.com Mar 9, 2013
    Whether one subscribes to the argument that having two above-average, pass-catching tight ends greatly increases an NFL team's chances of success, the Eagles need to upgrade at the position.
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