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Video: Watch a 105-year-old woman throw a better first pitch than 50 Cent

Jul 21, 2014, 8:55 AM EDT

Not that the bar was that high, but at least she hit what she was aiming for. And she did it with flair, too:

 

The back story on Agness McKee can be read here.

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  1. Derek Jeter drives in a season-high three runs; Yankees throw one-hitter vs. Orioles

    Sep 22, 2014, 11:36 PM EDT

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    Jeter has caught fire with only days remaining in his career.

  2. Danny Duffy shines in return as Royals defeat Indians

    Sep 22, 2014, 10:23 PM EDT

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    Danny Duffy tossed six scoreless innings in his return from left rotator cuff inflammation.

  3. Report: Sergio Romo and Giants coach Shawon Dunston were involved in a shouting match

    Sep 22, 2014, 9:36 PM EDT

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    Sergio Romo and Shawon Dunston “exchanged heated words with raised voices” before Bruce Bochy intervened.

  4. Matt Shoemaker’s chances of pitching this week are “very remote”

    Sep 22, 2014, 8:55 PM EDT

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    Shoemaker came out of nowhere to go 16-4 with a 3.07 ERA and 124/24 K/BB ratio in 136 innings as a 27-year-old rookie, including a 9-1 record and 1.49 ERA in 67 innings since late July.

  5. The Phillies held a private workout today for Cuban slugger Yasmani Tomas

    Sep 22, 2014, 8:21 PM EDT

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    Tomas, 23, could reportedly command a $100 million contract.

  6. Report: Diamondbacks to name next general manager on Thursday

    Sep 22, 2014, 7:55 PM EDT

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    Former major league pitcher and current player agent Dave Stewart is viewed as the overwhelming favorite for the job.

  7. Braves fired Frank Wren’s brother, too

    Sep 22, 2014, 7:49 PM EDT

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    Rough day for the Wren family.

  8. Orioles will use four starting pitchers during ALDS

    Sep 22, 2014, 7:29 PM EDT

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    Showalter hasn’t officially announced the specifics or order of his rotation yet, but it’s believed to be Chris Tillman, Wei-Yin Chen, Miguel Gonzalez, and Bud Norris.

  9. Tyson Ross will miss his final start with a strained forearm

    Sep 22, 2014, 7:01 PM EDT

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    In his first full season as a starter Ross finishes with a 2.81 ERA and 195 strikeouts in 196 innings.

  10. Indians defeat Royals after resuming suspended game from August 31

    Sep 22, 2014, 6:43 PM EDT

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    The Royals made it interesting, but the Indians hung on for a 4-3 victory.

  11. Roenis Elias has a strained flexor bundle in his elbow

    Sep 22, 2014, 6:28 PM EDT

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    In other words: He won’t be an option again this season even if the Mariners make a deep playoff run.

  12. Steve Pearce reports improvement in sore wrist

    Sep 22, 2014, 6:10 PM EDT

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    Pearce has been one of baseball’s biggest surprises this season, batting .297 with 20 home runs and .932 OPS over 98 games.

  13. CC Sabathia throws for the first time since knee surgery

    Sep 22, 2014, 5:47 PM EDT

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    He’s owed $23 million in 2015, $25 million in 2016, and $25 million or a $5 million buyout for 2017.

  14. Royals owner “can’t imagine” GM Dayton Moore leaving for Braves

    Sep 22, 2014, 4:50 PM EDT

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    “He’s a good baseball guy, and we’re in this thing together.”

  15. Masahiro Tanaka is going to pitch again on Saturday

    Sep 22, 2014, 4:40 PM EDT

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    Good news for the Yankees and their once and future ace

  16. Mariners skipping “out of gas” Chris Young’s turn in the rotation

    Sep 22, 2014, 4:19 PM EDT

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    When injuries wrecked the Mariners’ rotation depth Chris Young stepped in and went 12-6 with a 3.07 ERA through his first 24 starts.

  17. Yankees claim Eury Perez off waivers from Nationals

    Sep 22, 2014, 3:49 PM EDT

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    Washington cut Perez loose after claiming light-hitting shortstop Pedro Florimon off waivers from Minnesota.

  18. Cubs ready to make a big play for pitching

    Sep 22, 2014, 3:15 PM EDT

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    The Cubs know they can’t just get by on change-of-scenery guys and sign-and-flip deals.

  19. Sandy Alderson is getting a three-year deal with the Mets

    Sep 22, 2014, 3:00 PM EDT

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    The Mets are staying the course. And it is probably a good idea.

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