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It’s all about October as Aaron Judge returns to the Yankees

As the Yankees slugger returns to the lineup after a broken wrist, the focus is getting him prepared to deliver in the postseason.

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Way-too-early Yankees-Red Sox playoff preview

The Red Sox have MLB's best record, but who would have the edge if they meet the Yanks in October?

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Cuban apologizes to women affected by employees' behavior

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Details of Mavericks workplace probe released

Rachel Nichols details the findings of an investigation of the Mavericks for several allegations of harassment and violence toward female employees.

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Cuban emotional over findings of investigation

Mark Cuban is emotional discussing the hardest part of reading the report investigating abuse and harassment toward female Mavericks employees.

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Tatum and Mitchell surge into the top 30

Our annual forecast of the best players in the NBA continues at No. 30, with a group of future and current All-Stars.

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NBArank 5-on-5 debate: The next top-10 superstars

Our panel answers the big questions as NBArank enters the top 30.

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On This Date: Sept. 19, 1947

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  • Jackie Robinson named Rookie of the Year

    The Dodgers second baseman won the inaugural award in the first year it became a national award. Robinson's legacy would only grow, and the award was renamed in his honor in 1987.