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American football (referred to as football in the United States and Canada, also known as gridiron elsewhere) is a sport played by two teams of eleven players on a rectangular field with goalposts at each end.
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George Herman "Babe" Ruth, Jr. (February 6, 1895 – August 16, 1948) was an American professional baseball player whose career in Major League Baseball (MLB) spanned 22 seasons, from 1914 through 1935.
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Baseball is a bat-and-ball game played between two teams of nine players each who take turns batting and fielding.
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Batting average is a statistic in cricket, baseball, and softball that measures the performance of Batsmen in Cricket and Batters in Baseball.
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The Buffalo Bisons are a professional minor league baseball team based in Buffalo, New York.
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The Chicago Cubs are an American professional baseball franchise located on the North Side of Chicago, Illinois.
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The Cleveland Indians are an American professional baseball team based in Cleveland, Ohio, that competes in Major League Baseball.
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College football is American football played by teams of student athletes fielded by American universities, colleges, and military academies, or Canadian football played by teams of student athletes fielded by Canadian universities.
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Dallas is a major city in Texas and is the largest urban center of the fourth most populous metropolitan area in the United States.
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The Detroit Tigers are an American professional baseball team based in Detroit, Michigan.
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Leo Robert "Dutch" Meyer (January 15, 1898 – December 3, 1982) was an American football, basketball, and baseball player and coach.
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Fayetteville is a city in Cumberland County, North Carolina, United States.
Fort Worth is the 16th-largest city in the United States and the fifth-largest city in the state of Texas.
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Gladewater is a city in Gregg and Upshur counties in the U.S. state of Texas.
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Handedness is a better (faster or more precise) performance or individual preference for use of a hand.
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A head coach, senior coach, or manager is a professional at training and developing athletes.
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In baseball, a home run (abbreviated HR, also "homer", "dinger", "bomb", "blast", " Big Dog", or "four-bagger") is scored when the ball is hit in such a way that the batter is able to circle the bases and reach home safely in one play without any errors being committed by the defensive team in the process.
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Louisiana State University (officially Louisiana State University and Agricultural and Mechanical College, often referred to as LSU) is a public coeducational university located in Baton Rouge, Louisiana.
Major League Baseball (MLB) is a professional baseball organization that is the oldest of the four major professional sports leagues in the United States and Canada.
In baseball, the field manager (commonly referred to as the manager) is an individual who is responsible for matters of team strategy on the field and team leadership.
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Minor League Baseball is a hierarchy of professional baseball leagues in the Americas that compete at levels below Major League Baseball (MLB) and provide opportunities for player development and a way to prepare for the major leagues.
The New York Yankees are an American professional baseball team based in the Bronx, New York City, New York, that competes in Major League Baseball (MLB).
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A pinch runner is a baseball player substituted for the specific purpose of replacing a player on base.
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Baseball is a team sport which is played by several professional leagues throughout the world.
Roger Eugene Maris (September 10, 1934 – December 14, 1985) was an American professional baseball player who played four seasons in the minor leagues and twelve seasons in the major leagues.
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Run batted in (plural runs batted in, abbreviated RBI) is a statistic in baseball and softball that credits a batter for making a play that allows a run to be scored (except in certain situations like when an error is made on the play).
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Samuel Adrian "Slingin' Sammy" Baugh (March 17, 1914 – December 17, 2008) was an American football player and coach.
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In baseball and softball, second baseman is a fielding position in the infield, between third and first base.
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The Southern Association was a higher-level minor league in American organized baseball from 1901 through 1961.
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The Sugar Bowl is an annual American college football bowl game played in the Mercedes-Benz Superdome in New Orleans, Louisiana.
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The Tennessee Smokies are a Minor League Baseball team based in the Knoxville, Tennessee, metropolitan area.
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Texas Christian University (TCU) is a private, coeducational university located in Fort Worth, Texas.
Tulsa is the second-largest city in the state of Oklahoma and 47th-most populous city in the United States.
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The United States of America (USA), commonly referred to as the United States (U.S.) or America, is a federal republic composed of 50 states, a federal district, five major territories and various possessions.
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The United States Army Air Corps (USAAC) was the military aviation arm of the United States of America between 1926 and 1941.
Waco is a city which is the county seat of McLennan County, Texas, United States.
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World War II (WWII or WW2), also known as the Second World War, was a global war that lasted from 1939 to 1945, though related conflicts began earlier.
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The 1936 Marquette Golden Avalanche football team represented Marquette University in the 1936 college football season.
The 1937 Cotton Bowl Classic, the first Cotton Bowl and part of the 1936–37 bowl game season, took place on January 1, 1937, at the Cotton Bowl in Dallas, Texas.