Dodgers’ Trevor Bauer to miss rest of season due to MLB sexual assault investigation

Los Angeles Dodgers pitcher Trevor Bauer will miss the rest of the season as Major League Baseball continues its investigation into allegations he sexually assaulted a woman.

“Today Mr. Bauer agreed to extend his administrative leave through the playoffs in a measure of good faith and in an effort to minimize any distraction to the Dodgers organization and his teammates,” his agents, Jon Fetterolf and Rachel Luba, said in a statement Friday. “He continues to cooperate with the MLB investigation and refute the baseless allegations against him.”

A person with the league who is familiar with the situation said: “The

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Eagles News: Jalen Hurts is “gonna be a fantasy rock star this season”

Let’s get to the Philadelphia Eagles links …

Love, Hate and no regrets in life or in fantasy football – ESPN
Jalen Hurts, Philadelphia Eagles: Blind résumé time. Player A: 19.4 fantasy PPG, 165.3 pass YPG, 72.8 rush YPG — Player B: 23.0 fantasy PPG, 229.8 pass YPG, 68.0 rush YPG. Fairly similar, right? You’d rather have Player B, obviously, but it’s within the same ballpark. Well, Player B is Jalen Hurts in the four games he was a starter as a rookie last season. Player A represents Lamar Jackson’s final four games he started as a rookie in 2018;

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The state of sport: Outside of masked travel, 2021 fall sports season set to kick off with fairly ‘normal’ schedule of events

After more than a year of trials, shut downs and confusion surrounding high school sports and activities in Minnesota, the 2021-22 school year is offering the hope of moving toward normalcy.

The state of sport as indicated by the Minnesota State High School League (MSHSL) and Pipestone Area Activities Director Rick Zollner, in our area, paints a picture that nearly resembles pre-pandemic scheduling and movement within districts and conferences. 

With the exception of travel, to-and-from events, the MSHSL is not requiring any specific plans to be implemented, but rather offer a bounty of recommendations. 

“Correct; the school did say masks

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How the Delta Variant Is Affecting Wedding Season

Despite the raging variant, which prompted the C.D.C.’s recent recommendation that all Americans, regardless of vaccination status, wear masks indoors in most of the country, asking for proof still feels uncomfortable to some. Brides like Mariah Hughes of Bangor, Maine, would rather use the honor system.

“I think I’ll be able to make an educated assumption about whether my family and friends are vaccinated,” she said. Ms. Hughes and her fiancé, Stephen Cormier, had planned to be married in September but pushed their date to next June because the photographer they wanted to work with was booked solid. They are

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Keller brothers take swing at tennis after travel baseball season ends | Sports

With a background in baseball, 10-year-old Oliver Keller already has some experience with swinging, making his recent transition to tennis relatively smooth.

Perhaps the biggest adjustment, though, is avoiding the temptation to use his racket like a bat and smashing the ball with all his might, sending it flying out of bounds.

Lesson No. 1 when it comes to transitioning from baseball to tennis: restraint is a virtue.

“When you’re playing baseball, you kind of want to hit it as long as you can,” he said. “In tennis, you kind of want to put some spin on it.”

Oliver and

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JC soccer teams will travel to Ranger College for season openers | Sports

Collegiate soccer players from Texas, as well as from around the globe, will soon be checking in at Jacksonville College, as the Jaguars and Lady Jaguars open fall training camp early next month.

The JC teams will lift the curtain on the 2021 season on the road on Aug. 13 when they take on teams from Ranger College in a doubleheader.

The women’s match will start at 2 p.m., followed by the guys at 4 p.m.

The Lady Jags will play before the home faithful for the first time on Aug. 24 against Cisco College.

Region XIV play is scheduled

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