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Jose Fernandez Is Ready For His Second Act Jose Fernandez Is Ready For His Second Act

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Feb. 17, 2014

Jose Fernandez Is Ready For His Second Act

With a ball in his hand, the Marlins' 21-year-old ace looks wise beyond his years. It's his behavior off the mound that suggests he has some growing up to do. So, which Jose is he going to be?

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Hoop Dream Hoop Dream

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June 26, 1995

Hoop Dream

Kevin Garnett, a sure-shot lottery pick, is jumping from high school to the NBA.

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The Transistor Kid The Transistor Kid

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May 04, 1964

The Transistor Kid

When announcer Vin Scully came to Los Angeles with the transplanted Brooklyn Dodgers, he was a stranger in alien corn. But in the six years since, he has become as much apart of southern California as the freeways, whose radio-listening drivers form a huge part of his audience

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Crime and Punishment Crime and Punishment

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June 24, 1996

Crime and Punishment

After high school star Richie Parker was convicted of sexual abuse, those who tried to salvage—and savage—his basketball career were scarred by their experience

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At Last, The Cubs Are First At Last, The Cubs Are First

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Oct. 01, 1984

At Last, The Cubs Are First

Holy cow! After a drought of Biblical magnitude Chicago fans have a winner

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