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Israeli baseball team adds Jewish Americans to Olympic-hopeful roster

By Annie Archer For Mitzpeh @anniearcher98   Ten Jewish-American baseball players gained Israeli citizenship last month so they will be able to represent Israel in the 2020 Summer Olympics in Tokyo. Peter Kurz, president of the Israel Baseball Association, sought out a number of retired players, free agents and players in the ...

Students discuss their picks for best Jewish athlete

By Harrison Cann For Mitzpeh @harry_cann Some may not be too vocal about their beliefs, but faith is a driving force for a many professional athletes. A lot of players are seen with cross necklaces or a bible verse tattoo on their arm, but Judaism is not always  as advertised through sports media. Jewish athletes span a variety of ...