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The ceremonial first pitch during the 2019 MLB Little League Classic. (Drew Hallowell/Getty Images)
The ceremonial first pitch during the 2019 MLB Little League Classic. (Drew Hallowell/Getty Images)

Participation in youth team sports is down. A re-emphasis on in-town sports leagues could help reverse the trend by balancing out the rising costs and pressures of travel teams. The Wall Street Journal's Jason Gay thinks youth sports could use a reset.

Also, Howard University will have a golf team again — thanks to some help from NBA superstar Stephen Curry. Penn State professor and "Burn It All Down" co-host Amira Rose Davis hopes this will build momentum for underfunded HBCU athletic programs.

And with this year's US Open around the corner, the 2018 finals between Serena Williams and Naomi Osaka is back in the spotlight. ESPN's Don Van Natta Jr. has been looking back at the controversy between Williams and umpire Carlos Ramos.

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This segment aired on August 24, 2019.

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