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Houston Astros ace Justin Verlander talks parenting and being best pitcher he can be

Cy Young Award-winning pitcher Justin Verlander talked to Fox News about being a new parent while balancing his career.  (Getty Images)Houston Astros ace Justin Verlander has dominated his sport since his first full season in 2006, when he graced the cover of Sports Illustrated, hurled 100-mph fastballs by the best hitters in baseball and won the American League Rookie…

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Peyton Manning and ESPN reportedly meet to discuss ‘Monday Night Football’ job

Former NFL quarterback Peyton Manning has reportedly been approached by ESPN to fill their empty spot in the “Monday Night Football" booth.  (Getty Images)ESPN is reportedly not giving up hope on recruiting Peyton Manning for a broadcasting spot on “Monday Night Football.”Jimmy Pitaro, the network’s president, and content chief Connor Schell reportedly traveled to Denver on…

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UCLA student had no business playing for top soccer program: report

Lauren Isackson supposedly played midfielder for UCLA. (UCLA)A UCLA student whose parents are wrapped up in a nationwide college admissions scandal involving dozens of parents and prominent universities was listed on the university’s 2017 women’s soccer team that finished as runner-up to the national champions — even though she reportedly lacked playing experience.Lauren Isackson’s 2017…

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