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Nadal knocked out of Wimbledon by qualifier

Rafael Nadal lost in four sets Thursday to German qualifier Dustin Brown. It was Nadal's fourth straight loss at Wimbledon to a player ranked over 100 in the world (live on ESPN & WatchESPN).

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Cowboys LB McClain hit with 4-game suspension

Dallas Cowboys linebacker Rolando McClain has been suspended without pay for the first four regular-season games of the 2015 season for violating the NFL's substance-abuse policy.

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Richardson ban affects Jets' defense
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ESPN's Dan Graziano breaks down DT Sheldon Richardson's four-game suspension for SportsCenter: "Tough blow for the Jets, who are obviously built around that defense."

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Bryce Harper: I worked for my body
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The Nats OF in the latest Body Issue: "I worked hard this offseason to get my body where I needed to get it. I was able to work every single muscle in my body head to toe." See more

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Free baseball at the Trop

The Indians and Rays were tied 4-4 heading into extras, and Mike Aviles hit a solo shot in the top of the 10th to put the Indians up as they look to sweep the 4-game series. Cleveland's Corey Kluber had 14 punch-outs over 8 innings. Follow live

Jose Fernandez gets W, HR in return

The Marlins RHP gave up 3 runs on 7 hits through 6 innings in his return from Tommy John surgery, adding a HR for some flair. The Giants' Matt Cain, also making his season debut, gave up 5 runs through 5 and took the loss. Box score

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Jonathan Herrera (CHC): 1st HR since July 7, 2013. The Cubs have scored more than 2 runs in a game for the 1st time in their last 9 games.

Wimbledon not kind to Nadal recently
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Rafael Nadal has left Wimbledon early the past four years -- and none of his opponents were ranked higher than 100th:

  • 2012: Lost in second round
  • 2013: Lost in first round
  • 2014: Lost in fourth round
  • 2015: Lost in second round

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Suspension Thursday: Cowboys' Rolando McClain also suspended four games for violating substance abuse policy, via NFL.

Rolando McClain suspended 4 games
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The Cowboys LB violated the NFL's substance-abuse program and will be eligible to return following Dallas' Oct. 4 game against the Saints. McClain can participate in all offseason practices and preseason games. Story

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George Springer headed to the DL
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The Astros OF has been placed on the 15-day DL with a broken right wrist after being hit with a 95 mph fastball Wednesday. He's hitting .264 with 13 HRs and 29 RBIs on the season.

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Tiger Woods ends with 3 straight birdies

"It was a pretty good day. And I feel like I left a lot of opportunities out there, too."

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Rafael Nadal loses to Dustin Brown in 4 sets. Brown: 2-0 lifetime vs Nadal, 1 of 2 players to be undefeated vs Nadal with at least 2 wins.

Wimbledon stunner: Nadal done
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Rafael Nadal had never lost to a qualifier in a Grand Slam, but Dustin Brown ousted him in four sets today in Wimbledon's second round. It was Brown's third career win against a top 10 player.

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Ellis reaches deal with Pacers
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Chris Broussard calls Monta Ellis joining Indiana a "great fit," especially when you consider he can team with Paul George.

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Nadal on brink of Wimbledon elimination
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Dustin Brown has a winning record against Rafael Nadal, and is looking to add to it. The German has a 2-1 set lead, and is leading 5-3 in the fourth set of their second round Wimbledon match. Live on ESPN, WatchESPN

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Bullpen catcher noms 18 cheesesteaks

Brewers bullpen catcher Marcus Hanel set a Citizens Bank Park record Wednesday by eating 18 cheesesteaks over a 3-game period. He can further add to his "accomplishment" -- he needs to devour just one more to set the 4-game record. We'll just let you digest that.

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