Hall of Famer Fergie Jenkins on Simone Biles’ Olympic exit: ‘I think things got overwhelming’

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Simone Biles, of the United States, cheers for teammates after she exited the team final with apparent injury, at the 2020 Summer Olympics, Tuesday, July 27, 2021, in Tokyo. The 24-year-old reigning Olympic gymnastics champion Biles huddled with a trainer after landing her vault. She then exited the competition floor with the team doctor. (AP Photo/Ashley Landis)

Baseball Hall of Famer and former Chicago Cub Fergie Jenkins joins Steve Bertrand on Chicago’s Afternoon News to discuss how sports, no matter how physical, have a huge mental aspect to them as well.

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