Parker Fluke

I'm a third-year student at the University of Florida passionate about storytelling and sportswriting. My goal is to work in communications for a professional sports team after I graduate.

ALDS Preview: Who Will Prevail?

Both of the ALDS series get started on Thursday. The Houston Astros (95-67) host the Chicago White Sox (93-69), and the Tampa Bay Rays (100-62) host the Boston Red Sox (92-70). Boston sealed their spot in the divisional series with a 6-2 win in the AL Wild Card against the …

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Yankees Overtake Blue Jays for AL Wild Card Spot

The New York Yankees (86-67) completed their sweep of the Texas Rangers (55-97) with a 7-3 win on Wednesday. With the win, the Yankees overtake the Toronto Blue Jays (85-67) for the second American League Wild Card spot. The AL Wild Card race will likely come down to the Blue …

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MLB Inducts 2020 Hall of Fame Class Featuring Derek Jeter

Major League Baseball inducted Derek Jeter, Larry Walker, Ted Simmons and Marvin Miller into the Hall of Fame in Cooperstown on Wednesday. The much-anticipated ceremony took place 13 months later than expected after the COVID-19 pandemic delayed festivities. Fans turned out for Derek Jeter in mass numbers, though, as Yankees …

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Tennessee Hosts Bowling Green for SEC Opener

The Tennessee Volunteers kick off the SEC college football season with a matchup against Bowling Green Thursday night. The game ushers in a new era for Tennessee football, as it marks Josh Heupel’s first game as head coach. The Vols finished their 2020 season with a 3-7 record and a …

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