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Players try to be bone-marrow donors

Updated: May 13, 2014, 2:14 PM ET
By Austin Ward | ESPN.com

COLUMBUS, Ohio -- Ohio State's baseball captain put his team in a line that had nothing to do with getting results on the field, instead organizing players to help a teammate in the midst of a battle with myeloid leukemia.

Senior outfielder Tim Wetzel, already on the national registry for potential bone-marrow donors after going through the sign-up process 18 months ago, helped the rest of the Buckeyes join the list during an off day Monday in hopes one of them will be a match for freshman ...

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