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Northwestern and TCU face big tests

The two schools are projected to end their tourney droughts and can make big statements today. Northwestern travels to Indiana, while TCU hosts No. 12 West Virginia.

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In defense of Sammy Sosa

His fans see a Hall of Fame career. His critics see PED allegations. Sammy Sosa's story is bigger than that, and he doesn't deserve to be erased from Cubs history.

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Cubs' WS win once in a lifetime moment (2:56)
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Will Big Ten seedings shake up again?

Michigan will play at Rutgers on Wednesday night while No. 24 Maryland hosts Minnesota. The Terrapins, Wolverines and Golden Gophers all risk their future NCAA tournament seeding.

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BBTN: Contentious relationship developing?

Buster Olney and Tim Kurkjian discuss the contentious relationship brewing between Rob Manfred and the MLBPA, Matt Wieters' deal in Washington and more. Plus, a conversation with Orioles closer Zach Britton, Maria Torres of the KC Star and the Marlins' reaction to Jose Fernandez's toxicology report.

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The bar has been set

Per the Westgate Las Vegas SuperBook, the following are the eight highest 2017 over-under win totals across all MLB teams. Story

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Series repeat rare feat in Senior Circuit

It has happened 17 times in the American League, four times since the most recent occurrence in the NL: 1977-78 Yankees, 1992-93 Blue Jays, 1998-99-2000 Yankees.

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It's jammed up atop Big Ten

Wisconsin's win over Maryland on Sunday leaves the Badgers tied with Purdue for first place with Maryland one game behind. After that, Northwestern, Michigan State, Minnesota and Michigan are all within one game of each other in the loss column.