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Keweenaw Minors lose second straight game in walk-off fashion

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SOUTH RANGE — Despite having their game delayed, the Keweenaw All-Stars and Penokee Range All-Stars battled to the final batter in the District 11 Little League Minors tournament Monday. Penokee Range earned the right to return to the Range Town Veterans Memorial Park Tuesday night, thanks to ...

Packers report more than $60 million in profit

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GREEN BAY, Wis. (AP) — The Green Bay Packers received a record amount of national revenue from the NFL in fiscal year 2024, resulting in a profit from operations of $60.1 million. The Packers and the rest of the NFL’s 32 teams for the first time received more than $400 million from the ...

Robot umpire system could be tested next spring

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ARLINGTON, Texas (AP) — Major League Baseball could test robot umpires as part of a challenge system in spring training next year, which could lead to regular-season use in 2026. MLB has been experimenting with the automated ball-strike system in the minor leagues since 2019 but is still ...

MLB discusses protecting players from gambling

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ARLINGTON, Texas (AP) — Major League Baseball is considering whether to take any actions to protect players following threats arising from the proliferation of gambling in the U.S. “In the last month or so, players mentioned this issue to me,” baseball Commissioner Rob Manfred said ...