The Mashup

Alex Reimer
July 27, 2017 - 12:49 pm
Major League Baseball is launching a new campaign to fight ALS, inspired by Pete Frates. From Aug. 1–5, MLB will raise money in support of the Pete Frates Home Health Initiative, which was named in honor of the former Boston College baseball star because of the awareness he's brought to the...
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Mark L. Baer-USA Today
Lucy Burdge
July 27, 2017 - 8:36 am
Mike Timlin served as the color man in the NESN booth with Dave O’Brien for the past two Red Sox series against the Angels and Mariners this past week and the reactions to his performance were mixed. While he did get some acclaim for his broadcasting, many were critical of the retired Red Sox...
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Ron Chenoy-USA TODAY Sports
Lucy Burdge
July 26, 2017 - 5:57 pm
July is a slow month in sports and ESPN is using this time to broadcast more unconventional sports , like drone racing. And cornhole. They're playing corn hole on ESPN 2 right now. Is America great again yet? pic.twitter.com/OjQInnGTcK — Josh Billinson (@jbillinson) July 22, 2017 ESPN2 aired the...
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Dan Powers-USA Today
Lucy Burdge
July 26, 2017 - 4:04 pm
Julio Jones has sought the help of a dive team to find an earring worth $100,000 that he lost while jet skiing. The Atlanta Falcons wide receiver hit a wake and fell into the water while out on Georgia’s Lake Lanier. Though he hired divers to find the earring, Jones isn’t stressed about it. “As...
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