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Ben Hansen (left) watches data on a hand-held device as Pittsburgh Pirates prospect Matt Benedict throws a ball. Benedict is wearing sensors that recorded 39 sets of measurements. Tamara Lush/AP hide caption

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What's Up Those Baseball Sleeves? Lots Of Data, And Privacy Concerns

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Weekly Sports Chat: Dallas Cowboy Suspended, Track And Field Goodbyes

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Uniforms of the New York Yankees will be among those getting a personality infusion during Major League Baseball's Players Weekend later this month. Ron Schwane/AP hide caption

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Colin Kaepernick kneels for the national anthem before a game last October in Santa Clara, Calif. Ezra Shaw/Getty Images hide caption

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He Took A Knee On The Field In Protest; And He Still Has No Team

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As NFL Preseason Gets Underway, Quarterback Colin Kaepernick Remains Unsigned

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Usain Bolt from Jamaica celebrates winning the gold medal in the men's 200-meter final during the athletics competitions of the 2016 Summer Olympics at the Olympic stadium in Rio de Janeiro, Brazil. David J. Phillip/AP hide caption

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Usain Bolt's Final 100-Meter Race: 'There He Goes'

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Morning News Brief: Trump In West Virginia, Chinese Trade, Usain Bolt Retires

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Ara Parseghian, Legendary Notre Dame Coach, Dies At 94

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Morning News Brief: Kelly's Power At The White House, U.S. Sanctions Venezuela's Maduro

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Jacksonville Jaguars wide receiver Lamaar Thomas (center) is hit in the head by Tampa Bay Buccaneers linebacker Brandon Magee as cornerback Kip Edwards helps make the tackle a 2014 preseason game. Magee was penalized for the hit. Phelan M. Ebenhack/AP hide caption

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Study: CTE Found In Nearly All Donated NFL Player Brains

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Saturday Sports: Cleveland Cavaliers, The British Open

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At The British Open, Weather Is Part Of The Challenge

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