May 19, 2016
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What the (Blank)?: Eric Hosmer

Next up in our What the (Blank)? series is Kansas City Royals first baseman and 2015 World Series champion Eric Hosmer. Yes, this is his real handwriting.

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The Thunder beat the Warriors, 133-105, in Game 3 to take a 2-1 lead

First thing that pops

I’m a Pirate

As I write this, I am about to sign a deal to be the catcher for the Pirates for three more seasons. This is my dream come true and I can’t even begin to explain the emotions I’m feeling.

May 17, 2016
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My Life as Otto the Orange

This will probably come as a surprise to most people I know at Syracuse, but for the past three years I’ve been hiding something from you. You see, I’ve had a pretty specific extracurricular activity on campus.

Letter to My Younger Self

May 12, 2016
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Listen very carefully. When your family moves away from Três Corações, don’t forget the socks of your mother. If you forget them, your life may be very different.

Change Is Coming to Lacrosse

I caught a glimpse of our opponent and something was a little different. Two players immediately caught my eye. They were African-American. Just like me.

May 14, 2016

Looking Back As the WNBA Turns 20

Twenty years ago, I thought I was done with basketball, but I helped build this and I’m not done. The players can’t be done and quite frankly, our fans can’t be done.

May 2, 2016
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Steal Your Bologna

At home and at school, I was shy. But when you put me in the dirt? I was transformed. I was a savage.