Larry Doby and Lou Boudreau
Did Joe Gordon Strike Out to Keep Larry Doby from Looking Bad? Revising the past to make it look better to the present is an age-old phenomenon.
    False
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Marco Rubio
Did Marco Rubio Send a ‘Scathing Letter’ to MLB Commissioner Rob Manfred? The Republican senator from Florida was quoted as saying that MLB's decision to move the...
    True
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We looked into whether Karim Benzema once said "If I score, I'm French, if I don't, I'm Arab" or words to that effect.
Did Soccer Star Karim Benzema Say ‘If I Score, I’m French, If I Don’t, I’m Arab’? An old quote attributed to the Real Madrid striker, who is of Algerian descent, gained...
    Correct Attribution
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Cal Abrams baseball card
Was Cal Abrams Tricked Into Insulting His Future Manager? Some of the national pastime's best revenge tales are those that never happened.
    False
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Person, Human, Clothing
Did ‘Strangers Things’ Inspire WNBA Team Indiana Fever’s Jersey? The WNBA unveiled new jersey designs for their 25th season.
    True
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Helmet, Clothing, Apparel
Did Phillip Adams Have CTE? The former NFL player allegedly shot and killed five people in South Carolina before taking...
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Maury Wills
How Often Did the 1960s Dodgers ‘Steal’ 1-0 Victories? The answer is probably surprisingly less often than you might think.
    False
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Former NFL player Bruce Campbell was mistaken for another person involved in a Walmart fight in April 2021.
Was Raiders’ Bruce Campbell Involved in a Walmart Fight? A third-party's misidentification caused a false rumor to go viral.
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Don Drysdale
Did a Baseball Player Protest His Fine by Paying in Pennies? You can attempt to tender your fine payment in pennies, but you run the risk...
    Legend
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Red Grange, Dutch Sternaman, and George Halas at Football Practice
Did Babe Ruth Replace George Halas in the Yankees’ Outfield? The answer to the trivia question "Whom did Babe Ruth replace as the Yankees' right...
    False
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Person, Human, Tie
Did Marvelous Marvin Hagler Die From COVID-19 Vaccination? Hagler's wife was forced to intervene amid unfounded rumors that the Hall of Fame former...
    False
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Helmet, Clothing, Apparel
Did J.J. Watt Use Peloton Profile To Break Free Agency News? Watt did break some free agency news, but it wasn't via his Peloton profile.
    False
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