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Babe Ruth’s original Yankees contract up for sale

The baseball legend's first New York Yankees contract is expected to fetch over $1 million when it goes up for auction next month.

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Tuesday’s Sports Minute

Here is a look at the big sports stories making news today, Tuesday, Sept. 23.

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Ravens owner apologizes for not demanding Ray Rice video

The owner of the Baltimore Ravens apologized, saying it "never crossed my mind" and he was "deeply sorry."

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Bears strike early to hold off Jets

The Jets trailed 14-0 early on and while the home side battled hard to come back, getting within five points in the fourth quarter, the Bears were able to hold them out.

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Boxing champ Mike Tyson helped rescue a crash victim

The former world heavyweight came to the aid of a motorcyclist who crashed on an interstate in Las Vegas last week.

Chicago Bears' helmets sit on the bench during the second half of an NFL football pre-season game against the Carolina Panthers in Charlotte, N.C., Friday, Aug. 9, 2013. The Panthers won 24-17.

Monday Night Football: Bears hold on to beat Jets 27-19

Jay Cutler threw two touchdown passes to Martellus Bennett, and the Chicago Bears took advantage of some early mistakes by the New York Jets before holding on for a 27-19 victory Monday night.

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Braves fire GM Frank Wren after missing playoffs

The Atlanta Braves have fired general manager Frank Wren. The move was announced Monday by team president John Schuerholz, one day after the team was eliminated from the NL playoff race.

Baltimore Ravens owner Steve Bisciotti walks on the field before an NFL football game against the Pittsburgh Steelers, Thursday, Sept. 11, 2014, in Baltimore.

Baltimore Ravens owner critical of ESPN report

Steve Bisciotti has criticized a report that suggests he and other team officials tried to persuade the NFL to be lenient on Ray Rice after the running back was arrested for knocking out his then-fiancee in an Atlantic City elevator.

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Fowler cuts a dash with USA hairstyle

Rickie Fowler raised a few eyebrows when he showed off the letters 'USA' shaved into the side of his head during practice on Monday.

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49ers Kaepernick fined for racial slur

The QB faces an $11,000 fine for unsportsmanlike conduct for using a racial slur during a game last week.

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Country music mourns Rob Bironas

Carrie Underwood, Dierks Bentley, and Charlie Daniels are among those sending condolences to fellow country singer Rachel Bradshaw after her husband was killed in a car crash.

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Shaq sings Bon Jovi song at crowded college bar

WATCH: The basketball legend jumped on stage at an LSU-area bar to belt out a Bon Jovi classic.

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Monday’s Sports Minute

Here's a look at the sports news making headlines today, Monday, Sept. 22.

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As NFL tries to reassure women, Crest is first sponsor to retreat

Crest will no longer be offering pink mouth guards to NFL players, the first sponsor to publicly withdraw from the annual October overture to women.

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WATCH: Building the new 49ers stadium in 2 minutes

A time lapse of 29 months of construction from ground-breaking to opening day.

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Seahawks win again as Lions, Giants pull off surprises

Seattle needed overtime, but the Super Bowl champs defeated the Denver Broncos again on Sunday in a rematch of last season's NFL title game.

Pittsburgh Steelers quarterback Ben Roethlisberger (7) passes during the first half of an NFL football game against the Baltimore Ravens, Thursday, Sept. 11, 2014, in Baltimore.

Sunday Night Football on KPUG: Steelers top Panthers 37-19

Le'Veon Bell ran for 147 yards and the Pittsburgh Steelers beat the Carolina Panthers 37-19 on Sunday night.

A football before the first half of an NFL preseason football game between the Green Bay Packers and the Seattle Seahawks Friday, Aug. 23, 2013, in Green Bay, Wis.

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All the scores from week 3 in the National Football League

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The Associated Press Top 25 poll.

NFL logo on the field before an NFL football game between the Detroit Lions and the New England Patriots in Detroit, Thursday, Aug. 22, 2013.

Former Titans kicker Bironas killed in accident

Metro Nashville Police said Bironas lost control on a curve in his 2009 GMC Yukon Denali and crashed after 11 p.m. Saturday less than a mile from home.

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Jada Pinkett Smith signs on to ‘Magic Mike’ sequel

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Babe Ruth’s original Yankees contract up for sale

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The baseball legend's first New York Yankees contract is expected to fetch over $1 million when it goes up for auction next month.

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