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The Fayetteville Woodpeckers are the Houston Astros' High-A minor league farm team.

Houston Astros believed to be the first to provide furnished apartments for all their minor leaguers

Housing has been among the greatest difficulties facing minor league players during the pandemic. 1 hour ago

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Tim Tebow (above) was part of two national champion teams and won a Heisman Trophy playing for Urban Meyer at Florida.

Giving Tim Tebow another NFL shot makes little sense, and is even raising questions of fairness

Urban Meyer's apparent interest in his former college QB as a tight end represents an opportunity that almost no one else in Tebow's position would get.

Senior third baseman Tyler Bosetti hit his 11th homer in 10 games for Nevada on Tuesday.

Nevada’s Tyler Bosetti homers in NCAA-record ninth straight game

Bosetti broke an NCAA Division 1 record that stood for 30 years.

An ignition ceremony for the torch relay was held at Heiwadai Athletic Stadium in Fukuoka on Tuesday.

Olympic torch relay being pulled off streets in Hiroshima as COVID cases rise in Tokyo

Hiroshima’s governor said a ceremony next week without the relay is likely to still take place.

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Medina Spirit and two other horses trained by Bob Baffert will be under extra scrutiny in the days leading up to the second jewel of the Triple Crown.

Kentucky Derby winner Medina Spirit allowed to enter Saturday’s Preakness

The colt will be subject to additional testing and monitoring, following his failed drug test after the Derby.

The A's have been playing their home games at the Oakland Coliseum, now known as RingCentral Coliseum, since 1968.

MLB tells Athletics to explore relocation if deal for new Oakland ballpark is not reached

MLB released a statement saying that the current Coliseum site is “not a viable option for the future vision of baseball.”

Russell Westbrook (center) is congratulated by members of the Atlanta Hawks after his 182nd triple-double, a new NBA record.

Russell Westbrook breaks Oscar Robertson’s record as Wizards fall to Hawks

Russell Westbrook set a new NBA record for triple-doubles on Monday night.

Rafael Devers and the Red Sox found a four-game sweep of the Orioles at Camden Yards on Monday just out of reach.

After lighting up the Orioles for 21 runs in three games, Red Sox can’t muster more than one in series finale loss

Martín Pérez submitted another strong start, but the bats were quiet and the Orioles finally held off the visitors in the final meeting between the clubs until August.