How to create a value not a list

I have this code:

m = sapply(split(DB, DB$ID), function(grp){
grp[max(grp$Time, na.rm =T), "Score"]-
grp[min(grp$Time, na.rm=T), "Score"]

Basically a code to calculate difference in score variables between rows (I have long data of repeated measures).
I want to get the m as a value not as a list because I want to merge it back in the database
how can I do this?

>Solution :

Use a group_by operation

DB %>%
    group_by(ID) %>%
    summarise(Score2 = Score[max(Time, na.rm = TRUE)] - 
       Score[min(Time, na.rm = TRUE)], .groups = 'drop')

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