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4 things to watch for in the Chicago Bears’ 2nd preseason game, including Teven Jenkins’ move inside and a pair of rookie debuts

The Chicago Bears showed promising signs in their preseason opener Saturday, defeating the Kansas City Chiefs 19-14 at Soldier Field as a handful of young players stepped up and played with the competitive edge coach Matt Eberflus is seeking. Another test awaits Thursday night at Lumen Field with the Seattle Seahawks welcoming the Bears for […]

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‘Just making sure we’re all on the right page’: How a recent leadership meeting might have sparked the Chicago White Sox

The Chicago White Sox had a rough recent trip, dropping five of eight against the Texas Rangers and Kansas City Royals. They returned home Friday for a series against the Detroit Tigers, and closer Liam Hendriks said manager Tony La Russa that weekend called a meeting with players in the leadership group. “Just making sure […]

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Assistant GM Craig Breslow on developing Chicago Cubs pitchers, including a new approach for Caleb Kilian

Homegrown players in the major leagues is the ideal outcome when an organization invests in draft picks and amateur signings. It’s the best way to consistently replenish talent, and developing players — especially pitchers — frees up resources to allocate elsewhere on a roster. The emergence of left-hander Justin Steele and right-hander Keegan Thompson as […]

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Mobile sports betting won’t come to Maryland until 2023; Orioles to partner with SuperBook Sports and add betting lounge

Marylanders could start placing mobile sports bets in 2023, and they might even do so from a sports lounge at Oriole Park at Camden Yards next season. The Sports Wagering Application Review Commission met Wednesday and Jim Nielsen, the deputy director and chief operating officer of the State Lottery & Gaming Control Agency’s gaming and […]