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Tatum youngest Celtic to drop 50, passing Bird

12:18 AM ET Tim BontempsESPN BOSTON — All it took for the Boston Celtics to end their season-long seven-game homestand with a victory Friday night was a 17-point comeback to force overtime — and the best game of Jayson Tatum’s career. The 23-year-old All-Star finished with a career-high 53 points — including 35 in the…

Canadian Mike Soroka will be youngest opening-day starter ever for Braves

ATLANTA—The Braves made the obvious official Tuesday: Mike Soroka will be their opening-day starter July 24 against the Mets. Soroka, 22, will become the youngest opening-day starter in Braves history. The outing will be at Citi Field, where he made his major league debut in 2018. Manager Brian Snitker informed Soroka on Monday night after…