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Sources: Astros Executive Suggested Using Cameras In 2017 To Spy

Nov 18, 2019 1:14 AM

A high-ranking Houston Astros official asked scouts to spy on opponents' dugouts leading up to the 2017 postseason, hoping to steal signs and suggesting the potential use of cameras to do so, sources familiar with the request told ESPN.

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Vera Clemente, Widow Of Roberto, Dies At Age 78

Nov 17, 2019 1:43 AM

Vera Clemente, the widow of Baseball Hall of Fame outfielder Roberto Clemente and a goodwill ambassador for Major League Baseball, has died. She was 78.

MLB and the Pittsburgh Pirates announced her death on Saturday. She died in San Juan, Puerto Rico.

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