148th issue. Took last week off to enjoy the 4th with my family and friends, hope you did too!

European football clubs are now prioritizing managers with specific styles of play, while MLB is seeing increased use of Bayesian models and has integrated Negro Leagues statistics, leading to new records. Mid-season awards in MLB highlight Aaron Judge and Shohei Ohtani, and the 2024 Heisman Trophy race remains open and unpredictable.

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