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Orioles’ Cedric Mullins explains handling of Crohn’s diagnosis

NEWYou can now listen to Fox News articles! Cedric Mullins’ outstanding 2021 statistics for the Baltimore Orioles appear even more impressive after learning of the compounding offseason surgery had to overcome.Mullins underwent intestinal surgery in November 2020 after a diagnosis of Crohn’s Disease. He was diagnosed during the season and waited until it ended before…

Even in short spring, MLB teams go easy in buildup

NEWYou can now listen to Fox News articles! The big league spring training games begin in just two days.The actual big league players who usually compete in those games might not be around for a little while longer.CLICK HERE FOR MORE SPORTS COVERAGE ON FOXNEWS.COMThe Arizona Diamondbacks are among eight teams that have their first…

History-making Providence eyes deep run in NCAA tourney

NEWYou can now listen to Fox News articles! With his team on the verge accomplishing something that had never been done in Providence basketball history last month, Ed Cooley allowed himself to get lost in the moment.The Friars were comfortably in front of Creighton, and there was about a minute to play before they could…

Unvaccinated Mets and Yankees players can’t play in home games

NEWYou can now listen to Fox News articles! Unvaccinated players from the New York Mets and New York Yankees won’t be eligible to play in home games under the city’s employer mandate, a government spokesperson told the Daily News on Tuesday.CLICK HERE FOR MORE SPORTS COVERAGE ON FOXNEWS.COM “New York City, USA – August 14,…

T-wolves celebrate Karl-Anthony Towns, team scoring record

NEWYou can now listen to Fox News articles! This is Karl-Anthony Towns’ seventh season with the Minnesota Timberwolves, his status well established as the franchise player for this long-languishing organization.For the first time in his NBA career, Towns has said often, he’s feeling fully appreciated.CLICK HERE FOR MORE SPORTS COVERAGE ON FOXNEWS.COMHis latest feat was…

Tom Brady’s call seals Ryan Jensen’s decision to stay with

NEWYou can now listen to Fox News articles! Pro Bowl center Ryan Jensen was simultaneously celebrating his daughter’s birthday and contemplating his future in the NFL when he got a phone call from Tom Brady, who was about to announce he was returning to the Tampa Bay Buccaneers.”It was the icing on the cake at…

Guardians’ ace Shane Bieber open to long-term deal with club

NEWYou can now listen to Fox News articles! Major League Baseball’s lengthy lockout this winter didn’t have any impact on Shane Bieber’s wedding plans. He’s still happily getting hitched.It didn’t alter his desire for a long-term union with the Guardians, either.CLICK HERE FOR MORE SPORTS COVERAGE ON FOXNEWS.COMThe 2020 Cy Young Award winner, limited to…

Michigan hires Big Ten’s 1st female football grad assistant

NEWYou can now listen to Fox News articles! Michigan has hired Milan Bolden-Morris to be the first female graduate assistant football coach in the Big Ten.The school said she’s also the first female GA in a Power Five football program.CLICK HERE FOR MORE SPORTS COVERAGE ON FOXNEWS.COMMichigan announced her hire on Tuesday. The former college…

Vikings continue defensive shuffle by adding LB Jordan Hicks

NEWYou can now listen to Fox News articles! The Minnesota Vikings agreed to terms Tuesday on a two-year, $12 million contract with linebacker Jordan Hicks, continuing a revamp on defense to fit a new scheme and work around the salary cap.CLICK HERE FOR MORE SPORTS COVERAGE ON FOXNEWS.COMHicks spent the last three seasons with Arizona.…

Stephen Strasburg not pushing to make opening day

NEWYou can now listen to Fox News articles! Stephen Strasburg doesn’t intend to push his recovery from thoracic outlet surgery to be ready for opening day.”I think for me it’s about sticking to the program,” the Washington Nationals pitcher said Tuesday after facing hitters for the first time since the operation last summer. “My routine…