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Bye-bye playoffs? Mets' futility at plate continues in loss to Rockies

The Mets slipped a little further back in the playoff chase Friday, going 0-for-8 with runners in scoring position in a 6-1 home loss to the Rockies.

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Nats pull off historic triple play (0:52)
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Ichiro throws out Wong from deep left field (0:29)
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Move Baez, get out the way (0:26)
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Stevenson knocks out Williams in fourth round (1:10)
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95-yard punt return TDs are easy when going untouched (0:54)
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Just how important is Brady's suspension? (1:05)
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Barney robs Jones with outstanding play (0:18)
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Belichick scolds reporter after baffling QB question (0:21)
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SC Cartoons: DeAngelo Williams and Goliath (1:41)
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Lacrosse player drops opponent with an ugly shot to the neck (0:43)
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Stephen A. takes on Chip Kelly (1:55)
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USA Rugby welcome PRO12 discussions

USA Rugby are "very interested" in holding discussions over adding an East Coast-based team to the Guinness PRO12.

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Nationals pull off historic triple play
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The Nats turned the first 3-3-5 triple play in MLB history.

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Bill Belichick scolds reporter
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A reporter asked about the possibility of Jimmy Garoppolo starting when Tom Brady becomes eligible.

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Darwin Barney scoops, flicks for the out
MLB 

It's like Barney has won a Gold Glove at second base before or something.

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Ichiro throws out Wong from deep left
MLB 

Ichiro Suzuki had a quiet night at the plate by going 0-for-4, leaving him two hits shy of the 3,000-hit club, but he dazzled the home crowd by throwing out Kolten Wong at home.

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Wade: This is Jimmy Butler's team
NBA 

Dwyane Wade wants to avoid all confusion and speculation as he joins the Bulls.

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Streb, Walker tied at PGA Championship

After shooting a record-tying 63 on Friday, Robert Streb is tied with Jimmy Walker at 9-under-par for the lead of the PGA Championship.

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Move, Baez -- get out the way!
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The umpire had no problem shoving Javier Baez out of the way to make a call.

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Predicting Pogba's impact at Man Utd
Soccer 

Thore Haugstad says it would be a shame if Paul Pogba gets a restricted role under Jose Mourinho. Trends to watch (Insider)

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Soccer 

High school or Olympic incubator?

Woodrow Wilson Classical High School has been represented at every Summer Games dating to 1952. Something in the water

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Wildest, wackiest sports hairdos
NFL 

From zany colors, to spiky mohawks and everything in between.

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Doug Padilla ESPN Staff Writer 

The 7th inning in L.A.: The Dodgers and Diamondbacks combine for 12 runs and use eight pitchers.

Scott Lauber ESPN Staff Writer 

Leave it to Rick Porcello to snap the Red Sox's four-game losing streak with his first complete game since 8/20/14. The 6-2 victory over the Angels marks sixth consecutive win for Porcello, who joins Chris Sale and Chris Tillman as AL's 14-game winners.

Doug Padilla ESPN Staff Writer 

The Dodgers used five pitchers in the seventh inning that managed to give up seven runs to the Diamondbacks. Arizona was scoreless heading into the inning.

Stevenson knocks out Williams in 4th round
Boxing 

Adonis Stevenson picked up his 23rd career knockout by dropping Thomas Williams Jr. with one vicious punch in the fourth round of their WBC light heavyweight title fight.

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Doug Padilla ESPN Staff Writer 

Dodgers starter Kenta Maeda lasted just 6 1/3 innings Friday. He has made it to seven innings just two times in 21 starts. The Dodgers have a 3-1 lead on the Diamondbacks.

Nick Friedell ESPN Staff Writer 

Butler: "Is it my team? I guess two of the three alphas have said that." He says he's grateful for comments but still not comfortable calling himself the leader of the team.

Brian Campbell ESPN.com 

"This was fire fighting fire. I saw him putting on pressure and I said, 'Hey, you want to put on pressure? I'm the one putting on the pressure.' When you have two guys who can punch, this is what you get -- something spectacular." -- Light heavyweight champion Adonis Stevenson on his fourth-round KO of Thomas Williams Jr.

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Nick Friedell ESPN Staff Writer 

Cool scene after the game as Venezuelan players and staff line up to take pictures with Kyrie Irving.

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