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American football, referred to as football in the United States and Canada and also known as gridiron, is a team sport played by two teams of eleven players on a rectangular field with goalposts at each end.
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.
Baseball is a bat-and-ball game played between two opposing teams who take turns batting and fielding.
Batting average is a statistic in cricket, baseball, and softball that measures the performance of batsmen in cricket and batters in baseball and softball.
The Buffalo Bisons are a professional Minor League Baseball team based in Buffalo, New York.
The Chicago Cubs are an American professional baseball team based in Chicago, Illinois.
The Cleveland Indians are an American professional baseball team based in Cleveland, Ohio.
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.
Dallas is a city in the U.S. state of Texas.
The Dallas Rangers were a high-level minor league baseball team located in Dallas, Texas from 1958 to 1964.
David Taylor Hoskins (August 3, 1925 – April 2, 1970) was an American professional baseball player: a right-handed pitcher who appeared in 26 games for the Cleveland Indians of Major League Baseball during the 1953 season and 14 games during the 1954 campaign.
The Detroit Tigers are an American professional baseball team based in Detroit, Michigan.
Leo Robert "Dutch" Meyer (January 15, 1898 – December 3, 1982) was an American football, basketball, and baseball player and coach.
Fayetteville is a city in Cumberland County, North Carolina, United States.
Fort Worth is the 15th-largest city in the United States and the fifth-largest city in the state of Texas.
Gladewater is a city in Gregg and Upshur counties in the U.S. state of Texas.
In human biology, handedness is a better, faster, or more precise performance or individual preference for use of a hand, known as the dominant hand; the less capable or less preferred hand is called the non-dominant hand.
A head coach, senior coach, or manager is a professional at training and developing athletes.
In baseball, a home run (abbreviated HR) 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.
The Louisiana State University (officially Louisiana State University and Agricultural and Mechanical College, commonly referred to as LSU) is a public coeducational university located in Baton Rouge, Louisiana.
Major League Baseball (MLB) is a professional baseball organization, 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 the equivalent of a head coach who is responsible for overseeing and making final decisions on all aspects of on-field team strategy, lineup selection, training and instruction.
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 New York City borough of the Bronx.
A pinch runner is a baseball player substituted for the specific purpose of replacing a player on base.
Professional baseball is played in 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.
A run batted in (RBI), plural runs batted in (RBI or RBIs), 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 such as when an error is made on the play).
Samuel Adrian "Slingin' Sammy" Baugh (March 17, 1914 – December 17, 2008) was an American football player and coach.
In baseball and softball, second baseman is a fielding position in the infield, between second and first base.
The Southern Association was a higher-level minor league in American organized baseball from 1901 through 1961.
The Sugar Bowl, officially the Allstate Sugar Bowl for sponsorship purposes, is an annual American college football bowl game played in the Mercedes-Benz Superdome in New Orleans, Louisiana.
The Tennessee Smokies are a Minor League Baseball team based in the Knoxville, Tennessee, metropolitan area.
Texas Christian University (TCU) is a private Christian-based, coeducational university in Fort Worth, Texas, established in 1873 by brothers Addison and Randolph Clark as the AddRan Male & Female College.
The Texas League is a Minor League Baseball league which operates in the South Central United States.
Tulsa is the second-largest city in the state of Oklahoma and 47th-most populous city in the United States.
The United States of America (USA), commonly known as the United States (U.S.) or America, is a federal republic composed of 50 states, a federal district, five major self-governing territories, and various possessions.
The United States Army Air Corps (USAAC) was the aerial warfare service of the United States of America between 1926 and 1941.
Waco is a city in central Texas and is the county seat of McLennan County, Texas, United States.
World War II (often abbreviated to WWII or WW2), also known as the Second World War, was a global war that lasted from 1939 to 1945, although conflicts reflecting the ideological clash between what would become the Allied and Axis blocs began earlier.
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 Classic game and part of the 1936–37 bowl game season, took place on January 1, 1937, at the Cotton Bowl in Dallas, Texas.