Dangerous Heat Falls Mostly on Texas, Putting Top Athletes at Risk

Bloomberg Quint | Aug 21, 2019 at 9:30 PM
  • On Tuesday afternoon, the Texas Rangers and the Los Angeles Angels were the hottest teams in baseball.
  • A high-pressure system pushed the temperature in Arlington to 103 degrees Fahrenheit.
  • The University of Connecticut in 2010 opened the Korey Stringer Institute to focus on research, education, and advocacy to protect athletes, soldiers and workers from what’s called exertional heat stroke and other heat-related dangers.