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Group portrait of players from the Kansas City Monarchs and the Hilldale Negro League baseball teams in front of grandstands filled with spectators before the opening game of the inaugural "Colored World Series" in 1924. (Photo by J.E. Miller via Library of Congress)

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FILE - In this Aug. 7, 2014, file photo, Baltimore Ravens running back Ray Rice sits on the sideline in the first half of an NFL preseason football game against the San Francisco 49ers in Baltimore. Two people familiar with the situation say a hearing on Ray Rice's appeal of his indefinite suspension will be held Nov. 5 and 6. The people spoke with The Associated Press on condition of anonymity Tuesday, Oct. 21, 2014, because details of the hearing have not been made public.(AP Photo/Nick Wass, File)

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Oklahoma City Thunder forward Kevin Durant answers questions at a news conference in Oklahoma City, Tuesday, Oct. 21, 2014. Durant said he’s been antsy since finding out he will miss the early part of the season with a Jones fracture in his right foot. The reigning NBA MVP spoke to the media Tuesday morning for the first time since the injury. (AP Photo/Sue Ogrocki)

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Dallas Cowboys Michael Sam walks on the field before the first half of an NFL football game against the San Francisco 49ers, Sunday, Sept. 7, 2014, in Arlington, Texas. (AP Photo/LM Otero)

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Wisconsin running back Melvin Gordon (25) runs with the ball against Northwestern during the second half of an NCAA college football game in Evanston, Ill., Saturday, Oct. 4, 2014. Northwestern won 20-14. (AP Photo/Nam Y. Huh)

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Washington Redskins long snapper Nick Sundberg (57) heads back to the locker room after Washington Redskins kicker Kai Forbath (2) kicks a last second field goal to win the game as the Washington Redskins defeat the Tennessee Titans 19-17 at FedEx Field, Landover, Md., Sunday, October 19, 2014. (Andrew Harnik/The Washington Times)

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Washington Redskins long snapper Nick Sundberg prepares to snap the ball during the second half of an NFL football game against the Baltimore Ravens in Landover, Md., Sunday, Dec. 9, 2012. (AP Photo/Patrick Semansky)

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Chicago Bulls' John Lucas III (15) reacts after hitting a 3-point shot during the fourth quarter of an NBA basketball game against the Washington Wizards in Chicago on Wednesday, Jan. 11, 2012. The Bulls won 78-64. (AP Photo/Nam Y. Huh)

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Council member Muriel Bowser has pulled ahead in the D.C. mayor's race, widening her lead to the double digits as voters settle on a candidate ahead of Nov. 4. (Associated Press)

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San Francisco Giants starting pitcher Madison Bumgarner talks to the media before baseball practice Monday, Oct. 20, 2014, in Kansas City, Mo. The Kansas City Royals will host the San Francisco Giants in Game 1 of the World Series on Oct. 21. (AP Photo/Orlin Wagner)

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New York Jets wide receiver Percy Harvin (16) works out for the first time since his trade from Seattle during NFL football practice in Florham Park, N.J., Monday, Oct. 20, 2014. (AP Photo/Rich Schultz)

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FILE - In this Oct. 19, 2014, file photo, Washington Redskins outside linebacker Brian Orakpo (98) pauses on the field during the first half of an NFL football game against the Tennessee Titans in Landover, Md. Redskins coach Jay Gruden says linebacker Brian Orakpo is done for the season because of a torn right pectoral muscle. Gruden says Monday, Oct. 20, 2014, that Orakpo needs surgery. (AP Photo/Mark E. Tenally, File)

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Florida coach Will Muschamp, center, leaves the field after Florida lost to Missouri, 42-13, in an NCAA college football game in Gainesville, Fla., Saturday, Oct. 18, 2014. (AP Photo/John Raoux)

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Washington Redskins outside linebacker Brian Orakpo (98) during the first quarter of an NFL football game against then Arizona Cardinals, Sunday, Oct. 12, 2014 in Glendale, Ariz. (AP Photo/Rick Scuteri)

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In World Series Game 6 at Yankee Stadium, October 18, 1977, New York Yankees slugger Reggie Jackson hits home runs on three consecutive pitches from three different Los Angeles Dodgers pitchers. Here, from left, Jackson goes deep off Burt Hooton in the fourth inning. Then he takes Elias Sosa out of the park in the fifth. And finally, he admires his eighth inning homer off Charlie Hough. ìMr. Octoberî had five RBIs on the night and hit .450 for the Series. Not to be overlooked, the Yankees won the game 8-4 for their 21st World Series championship. (AP Photos/Ray Stubblebine)

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Toronto Blue Jays members mob teammate Joe Carter after his game winning home run in bottom of 9th in game 6 of World Series, October 23, 1993. (AP Photo)

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Injured Los Angeles Dodgers star Kirk Gibson watches the action from the dugout at Dodger Stadium, Saturday, Oct. 15, 1988, Los Angeles, Calif. A leg injury kept Gibson out of the first game of World Series against the Oakland A's. (AP Photo/Bob Galbraith)

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New York Mets catcher Gary Carter, right, leaps on his teammates as they celebrate their 6-5 victory over the Boston Red Sox in the 10th inning of game six of the World Series at New York's Shea Stadium, Saturday, Oct. 25, 1986. Boston was one out away from winning the championship before the Mets rallied for three runs and a victory. The Mets went on to win the World Series in game 7. (AP Photo/Amy Sancetta)

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Carlton Fisk slams a 12th-inning home run to give Boston the sixth game of the World Series Tuesday night, October 22, 1975. Catcher is Cincinnati's Johnny Bench and the umpire is Dave Davidson. (AP Photo/Harry Cabluck)

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FILE - In this Oct. 13, 1960, file photo, Pittsburgh Pirates fans rush onto the field to congratulate second baseman Bill Mazeroski as he rounds third base after hitting his World Series-winning home run against the New York Yankees in the bottom of the ninth inning at Forbes Field in Pittsburgh, Pa. Mazeroski will have several personal items auctioned at the Louisville Slugger Museum & Factory in November, including the jersey he wore in Game 7 of the 1960 World Series. (AP Photo/File)