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This Date In Baseball

1973 — Bert Campaneris and Reggie Jackson hit two-run homers in the third inning as the Oakland A’s defeated the New York Mets 5-2 in Game 7 of the World Series.

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Judge sides with widow in Pendergrass estate fight

In this Aug. 1, 2000 file photo Teddy Pendergrass, right, performs at the Good Neighbor Community Outreach Celebration in Philadelphia. A suburban Philadelphia judge has decided that the widow of the R&B singer will retain control over his estate after rejecting a will submitted by the singer’s son. Montgomery County Orphans’ Court Judge Stanley Ott said a will dated in May 2009 and submitted by Theodore "Ted" Pendergrass II “was fraudulent” and called his testimony “wholly lacking in credibility.” (AP Photo/Suzanne Plunkett/file)

NORRISTOWN, Pa. (AP) — A suburban Philadelphia judge has decided that the widow of R&B singer Teddy Pendergrass will retain control over his estate after rejecting a will submitted by the singer’s son.

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Players’ lawyer defends NFL concussion deal

PHILADELPHIA (AP) — More than a dozen objections have been filed over the NFL concussion settlement, but a lead players’ lawyer says he negotiated the best deal he could.

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Anthony, Knicks beat 76ers 84-77 in preseason

SYRACUSE, N.Y. (AP) — Carmelo Anthony scored 17 points in a successful return to his college home, and the New York Knicks beat the Philadelphia 76ers 84-77 in a preseason game on Tuesday night.

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Critics: NFL concussion deal leaves too many out

PHILADELPHIA (AP) — New concerns are being raised about the proposed NFL concussion settlement, although only a small fraction of the nearly 20,000 retirees are expected to opt out of the deal by Tuesday’s deadline.

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