ESPN Dallas' Richard Durrett dies

Updated: June 18, 2014, 1:28 PM ET
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Richard Durrett, an ESPNDallas.com writer since 2009, died Tuesday. He was 38.

"We are deeply saddened by the loss of Richard Durrett, who covered the Texas Rangers and other sports for ESPN Dallas for the past five years," said Patrick Stiegman, ESPN vice president and editorial director, digital and print. "Richard, 38, was a dedicated colleague and friend who was extremely respected and well-liked. He was known for creativity and an exceptional work ethic throughout his ESPN ...

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