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If anyone could understand the task before LeBron James, it was 6-foot-10 Hall of Fame center Moses Malone. Malone, who died in 2015 from cardiovascular disease, was one of basketball’s most celebrated giants: a three-time NBA MVP, 13-time All-Star and a Finals MVP. Despite intense recruiting from the University of Maryland, Malone went directly to […]

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BERKELEY, California — Let me see if you know this group, Dusty Baker says. He starts swiping left and right through his phone, searching for a particular video with a big smile. “Walk it, like I talk it,” he says under his breath, and not a second later he produces several videos from the Migos […]

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Major league baseball is down to one black manager and only two managers of color after the Washington Nationals announced Friday afternoon that they will not be bringing back Dusty Baker as manager in 2018. Baker went 192-132 in two seasons with the Nationals, winning two National League East championships. Both of his seasons ended […]

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The signs were out during the Toronto Blue Jays’ World Series championship parade in 1992. Two men stood near the end of the route, one with a tomahawk and one with a cardboard sign: “First we took your toy, and then we beat you.” “To see those two guys with that sign, and it was […]

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For the first time in 113 years, two African-American managers will face off against one another in the Major League Baseball playoffs. The Washington Nationals’ Dusty Baker and the Los Angeles Dodgers’ Dave Roberts will begin their chess match Friday at 5:30 p.m., when the Nats welcome the Dodgers to the nation’s capital. “I mean, […]

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Virginia McLaurin is getting her best life. After dancing with President Barack Obama at the White House earlier this year, she busted a move this time with Washington Nationals’ manager Dusty Baker. She was presented with a custom jersey before the team’s 2-1 win over the St. Louis Cardinals on Thursday. McLaurin was honored during […]

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