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Hank Aaron 1957 World Series

Hank Aaron 1957 World Series

Hank Aaron 1957 World Series

Hank Aaron after 1957 world series

Hank Aaron after the 1957 World Series

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  • django said: After officially hosting a single guest -- Croatia,

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    which its national team ungraciously greeted with a 3-1 drubbing -- Brazil opened its doors wide on Friday,

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    the World Cup's first full day of competition.That meant welcoming the last World Cup's finalists, not to mentions tens of thousands of fans in the stands and millions more tuning in on TV.Here are a few big developments -- from both on and off the pitch -- from Friday in Brazil:The last time Spain and Netherlands dueled on soccer's biggest stage,

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    in 2010 in South Africa, they went scoreless for 90 minutes of regulation,

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    then 25 more minutes of extra time. Andres Iniesta broke the deadlock,

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    giving Spain its first ever World Cup title.But Friday's rematch was an oh-so different ballgame.

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    Things started off well for Spain in the European powers' Group B showdown in Salvador,

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    as it jumped ahead midway through the first half on a penalty call in the box.

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    The Dutch notched up the score just before the break on

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    a pretty diving header by Manchester United striker Robin van Persie.Then the onslaught began.

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    Netherlands pumped in four goals within 30 minutes in the second half,

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    Considering Spain's success in recent world tournaments,

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    one might think that Friday's rout is impossible to believe.While there's no indication of any fix in the Spain-Netherlands' matchup specifically,

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    Interpol Secretary General Rob Noble did tell CNN's Richard Quest on Friday that members of his international investigative agency are in Brazil and other places due to serious concerns about match-fixing and illegal betting during this year's tournament.During the interview in France,

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    Noble said that whenever "there are organized groups engaged in illegal betting"

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    -- as is happening in connection with the World Cup -- there are worries they might try to impact results."

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    With illegal betting, there's a greater likelihood that there could be an influence on the outcome of the match or an influence on what happens on the pitch, based on a bribe or some kind of corrupt act," Noble said.

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    FIFA slaps Beckenbauer over corruption probeThe idea of corruption in international soccer is unfathomable, you think? Well, you might want to think again.

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    The latest official in the sport to be ensnared in all this is also one of its biggest names: Franz Beckenbauer. 1:43AM 06/14/14
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