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Colorado Rockies infielder Troy Tulowitzki holds during batting practice before a baseball game between the Pittsburgh Pirates and the Colorado Rockies at Coors Field in Denver on Tuesday, July 27, 2010. Tulowitzki will play his first game after being reinstated from the disabled list. (AP Photo/Chris Schneider)
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Colorado Rockies infielder Troy Tulowitzki holds during batting practice before a baseball game between the Pittsburgh Pirates and the Colorado Rockies at Coors Field in Denver on Tuesday, July 27, 2010. Tulowitzki will play his first game after being reinstated from the disabled list. (AP Photo/Chris Schneider)

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Cleveland Cavaliers superstar LeBron James on Monday night during pregame warmups wore an “I can’t breathe” T-shirt, referring to Eric Garner, who died after a New York police officer placed him in a chokehold during an arrest for selling loose cigarettes. The shirt, one of several featuring the slogan that have been seen around the league in recent days after a grand jury declined to indict the officer last week, is just one in a long history of political statements made by athletes on the playing field. Here are some others.