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    The Baseball Thread

    As the resident American here, I thought I’d put myself out there if anyone has baseball questions…which might be relevant, as T20 tactics evolve and get more baseball-like (I know Aussies have a more than passing familiarity with the game. Any Holroyd Giants fans out there?) Anyway, fire away
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    THIS is a catch (NZ v SA 2d Test)

    Go on, Will Young!
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    U.S. Cricket History

    Hi all Last week I was a guest on the Good Seats Still Available podcast, a show that focuses on defunct pro teams and leagues in the U.S. With Major League Cricket on the horizon, the show focused on the first attempt at pro T20 here: Pro Cricket of 2004 Along the way, we talk about the...
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    Cricket—The Musical

    Anyone ever hear of this? https://en.m.wikipedia.org/wiki/Cricket_(musical)
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    Babe Ruth and Cricket

    Babe Ruth remains the legendary here in the U.S.—a great pitcher who transitioned into a legendary batter, and a larger-than-life character every step of the way Apparently, he was acquainted with his cricket counterpart—Don Bradman—and had a go at cricket once, enjoying it immensely but...
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    United States Youth Champions

    The first ever Women's Youth Internationals for Team USA results in a tightly fought 4 match series won by a 3-1 margin over Windward Islands Women's Under 19s Take note of the photos in the tweet--Team USA are all first-generation children No problems there--soccer survived on a similar...
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    Hello from Philadelphia

    I've been told I'm the first American to register here, so it might be time for an introduction I'm a bit of a sports historian, having written extensively about U.S. pro soccer history over the years, as well as more recently getting into early pro basketball history and chronicling lost box...
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