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Braves top Scherzer, Nats in a walk-off

After a great start by Manny Banuelos in his MLB debut, Cameron Maybin's RBI single in the bottom of the ninth inning off Max Scherzer gave Atlanta a walk-off win.

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Howard: Serena, Spieth feel Grand Slam heat

Grand Slam and Triple Crown chases are a big deal, as Serena Williams and Jordan Spieth are learning, but the hype is one reason such feats are so rare in any sport, Johnette Howard writes.

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Brewers outlast Phillies 8-7 in 11 innings

Adam Lind’s RBI single in the top of the 11th sent the Brewers to their 5th straight win with a sweep of the Phillies. It was Lind's 5th career go-ahead RBI in extra innings. Box score


Jeanie: Jim will resign if rebuild fails

Lakers team president Jeanie Buss has said that the team is rebuilding under a deadline. Specifically, she has said, the Lakers need to make a deep run in the playoffs within three years or her brother, Jim, will step down from his post as president of basketball operations. Timeline still in place

2015 ESPYs Salute: Bobby Freedman

Bobby Freedman, a Los Angeles-based entrepreneur, has supported The V Foundation and the ESPYs for more than a decade, contributing charitable donations and fund-raising efforts around auctions in the fight against cancer. 2015 ESPYs: Vote

Braves walk off vs. Max Scherzer

In his second career walk-off hit -- and his first came off the Nats, too -- Cameron Maybin's bouncer over third base was fair enough to bring home Pedro Ciriaco and beat the Nationals 2-1 and win the series.


Pitchers' duel ends in Rangers' 2-0 win

The game was scoreless through 8 with outings from Yovani Gallardo and Kevin Gausman, but the Rangers plated 2 runs in the 9th behind RBI singles from both Leonys Martin and Rougned Odor to take the series.


Latest NBA offseason news

  • Suns agree to trade three players to Pistons to clear cap space (via multiple reporters)
  • Bucks agree to trade Jared Dudley to Wizards (via Marc Stein & media reports)
  • Sources: Kings offer Wes Matthews 3-yr/$45M deal (via Marc Stein)
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Free baseball in Philadelphia

The Brewers and Phillies couldn't get it done in 9 as we head to the 10th tied 7-7. Philly collected 16 hits, including four players with 3 hits each. Follow live

Conor McGregor on Highly Questionable

The UFC featherweight contender fighting for the title at UFC 189 tells Dan Le Batard and Bomani Jones about his worst day working as a plumber and his romantic side -- or lack thereof.


LeBron worth $60M? Maybe ...

Kurt Badenhausen, a senior editor at Forbes says: "Jordan was getting paid $33 million, and that was 30 percent of the Bulls' revenue back then. If you look at 30 percent of the Cavs' revenue, that's $60 million, and I think you can certainly justify LeBron being worth that." Imagining a cap-free NBA

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Tie ball game ... almost everywhere

    Five of the 6 MLB games right now are tied:
  • Brewers-Phillies 7-7 in the 8th
  • Rangers-O's 0-0 in the 8th
  • Nationals-Braves 1-1 in the 8th
  • Padres-Cardinals 3-3 in the 7th
  • Twins-Royals 0-0 in the 5th


Marc Stein @ESPNSteinLine

But ESPN sources say Dallas is Wes Matthews' preferred destination -- over both Kings and Raptors -- and that Mavs are favorites to land him

Marc Stein @ESPNSteinLine

ESPN sources say that the Sacramento Kings have offered Wes Matthews a three-year deal in the $45 million range

Suns split up Morris twins, trade Marcus

Markieff and Marcus played 4 years together at Kansas, and after being apart their rookie season in the NBA, have played together on the Suns since 2012-13. Markieff has shot 49.5% from the field in his NBA career with his brother on court with him, and 43.9% with his brother off court. Marcus was sent to Detroit.

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Elena Delle Donne held to season low

Delle Donne scored 12 points in the Sky's 77-74 win over the Sun today. The 12 points is the fewest Delle Donne has scored this season, and it lowered her season average to 27.2 PPG -- which would still be a WNBA single-season record. Box score


Atlanta Braves @Braves

Tonight's starter, Manny Banuelos, left tonight's game due to cramping and dehydration.

Pitchers' duel in Baltimore

Orioles RHP Kevin Gausman gave up 4 hits -- and Prince Fielder had 3 of them -- before exiting, and Rangers RHP Yovani Gallardo has given up just 2 hits as it's scoreless in the 7th. Follow live