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Cardinals' Matt Carpenter ties Major League Baseball record in win over Cubs

Matt Carpenter is red hot right now. The 32-year-old first baseman tied a major league record with five extra-base hits as the Cardinals beat the Cubs 18-5 Friday. His stat...

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Baseball

Reese Wagner drowned but miraculously lived, and now he's playing on a baseball scholarship

BARTLETT, Tenn. — There was more than one miracle on ice. “If you think the Miracle on Ice happened in 1980 with the Olympics (when the U.S. men's hockey team...

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Golf

Zach Johnson says God's peace allows him 'to play free golf'

With a 4-under 67 on Friday in Carnoustie, Scotland, Zach Johnson heads into the weekend atop the Open Championship leaderboard. He and Kevin Kisner are tied at 6-under overall. Should he...

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Coaches

Clemson coach Dabo Swinney: Jesus helps me 'survive and thrive'

Ask Dabo Swinney about his faith, and he will not be afraid to share it. That may have been the biggest takeaway from the Clemson head coach's press conference at...

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Football

THE INCREASE: Matt Forte - What's Next

By listening to God and through a lot of prayer, I knew it was the right decision to end my NFL career after this past season. For one, the NFL...

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Football

NEW PODCAST: Jordan Matthews, New England Patriots Wide Receiver

THIS IS EPISODE 131 OF THE SPORTS SPECTRUM PODCAST   Jordan Matthews is a wide receiver with the New England Patriots. He was selected in the second round of the...

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Basketball

Stephen Curry's new media company starts production on Christian movies

Stephen Curry has had a busy couple of months. Since April, the Golden State Warriors superstar has unveiled a TV and film company in collaboration with Sony, captured his third...

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Football

Jim Kelly emphasizes his 'faith in the good Lord' during 2018 ESPYS speech

There could not have been a better recipient for ESPN's Jimmy V Award for perseverance than Jim Kelly, who took home the honor during the 2018 ESPY Awards on Wednesday....

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Football

VIDEO: Denver Broncos WR Courtland Sutton reads Tony Dungy devotional to live uncommon life

Denver Broncos rookie wide receiver Courtland Sutton is looking to take the NFL by storm. The Broncos' second-round draft pick from Southern Methodist University was touted as one of the...

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Baseball

NEW PODCAST: Denard Span, Seattle Mariners Outfielder

THIS IS EPISODE 130 OF THE SPORTS SPECTRUM PODCAST   Denard Span is a centerfielder with the Seattle Mariners. He was traded to Seattle on May 25 from the Tampa...

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Football

Eagles QB Nick Foles wins ESPY for Best Championship Performance

An amazing seven months for Eagles quarterback Nick Foles culminated on Wednesday night with the ESPY award for Best Championship Performance. Foles was up against some very solid competition in...

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Football

THE INCREASE: Trey Burton - Plugged In

Being a part of a local church looks a little different for an NFL player. We have such a short offseason, and during it my family and I have been...

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Baseball

Texas Rangers' Tony Beasley recounts cancer fight to give glory to God

When Tony Beasley, third-base coach for the Texas Rangers, was diagnosed with rectal cancer in February 2016, he could easily have said, "Why me?" Most people do not, after all,...

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Football

For ex-NFL LB Emmanuel Acho, serving Nigeria is an affair of faith and family

"Everybody wants to be the Black Panther until it's time to actually save lives in Africa." These were powerful words to start a June 26 tweet. And they could have...

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Baseball

THE INCREASE: Matthew Boyd - Only By God

This year’s Home Plate event was a crazy day. This is our annual event where, before the teams come out on the field and the game’s festivities begin, players from...

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Baseball

VIDEO: Seattle Mariners All-Star Nelson Cruz shares what Jesus means to him

Seattle Mariners outfielder Nelson Cruz is making his sixth All-Star appearance Tuesday night in Washington D.C. In his 14th season in the big leagues, Cruz has a .267 batting average...

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Daily Devotional

Sports Spectrum Daily Devotional - Wednesday, July 18, 2018

“The greatest among you will be your servant. For those who exalt themselves will be humbled, and those who humble themselves will be exalted.” — Matthew 23:11-12 Doing the Dirty...

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Football

Former Super Bowl champion safety James Ihedigbo ordained in ministry

It's been less than four months since James Ihedigbo announced his retirement from the NFL. But the 34-year-old safety has been busy in his post-football career, revealing this week that...

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Baseball

Reds All-Star Scooter Gennett says Christ has a purpose for his life

Tuesday night as you watch Major League Baseball's 83rd edition of the All-Star Game, keep an eye out for Cincinnati Reds second baseman Scooter Gennett. In his second season with...

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Football

Wide receiver Brandin Cooks agrees to 5-year contract extension with Rams

Wide receiver Brandin Cooks agreed to a five-year contract extension Tuesday worth $80 million, according to ESPN's Adam Schefter. That will keep him in Los Angeles with the Rams through...

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