Oscar Taveras, Rising MLB Star, Dies in Car Crash at Age 22

Jeff Curry, USA TODAY Sports

By: Sam Laird (Mashable) SAN FRANCISCO — Had his St. Louis Cardinals beat the San Francisco Giants in the National League Championship Series, instead of lost four games to one, 22-year-old Oscar Taveras could have been playing in the World Series this weekend. The outfielder was young, and didn’t have …

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Texas HS football player gives best post-game interview ever


TWC AUSTIN: If you think most post-game interviews are mundane then you haven’t seen this video featuring East View Patriots wide-receiver Appolos Hester. Lauren Mickler of TWC News Austin moved the mic over to Appolos who went on one of the most fired up, enthusiastic interviews ever.

Sports: Peterson Apologizes in Statement


EDEN PRAIRIE, Minn. (AP) — Adrian Peterson has issued a statement after being charged with child abuse and says he is “sorry about the hurt I have brought to my child.” Peterson issued his statement on Monday a few hours after the Minnesota Vikings reinstated him to the team. Peterson …

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