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Live WWC analysis: Germany vs. U.S.

Carli Lloyd scored on a penalty kick, then set up Kelley O'Hara for another goal as the U.S. has taken command in its Women's World Cup semifinal against Germany.

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Aldo out, Mendes in vs. McGregor at UFC 189

UFC president Dana White announced Tuesday that featherweight champion Jose Aldo has had to pull out of his scheduled fight with Conor McGregor at UFC 189 on July 11.

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Ridnour enters pantheon of oft-traded athletes

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Which athletic achievements deserve an ESPY?

Your vote decides who will take home the ESPY for Best Male and Female Athlete, Best Play and so much more. The results will air on the 2015 ESPYS on July 15 at 8 p.m. ET on ABC.

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Celtics introduce rookies to history

The Boston Celtics introduced their four rookies Tuesday, then introduced them to the history of the franchise.

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Julie Foudy @JulieFoudy

Oh yes. Lloyd has been HUGE. Ohara, a player w ONE start all year b4 China game, and that at right back. Great storyline. #USAGER

Andrea Canales @soccercanales

O'Hara puts the nail in the coffin for Germany - as Lloyd passes in front of goal. Lack of JJ red changed this game more than either PK

U.S. grabs 2-0 lead on Germany
Women's World Cup 

Kelley O'Hara converted a pass from Carli Lloyd in the 81st minute for her first international goal to give the U.S. a 2-0 lead in the final minutes. Follow live

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ESPN FC @ESPNFC

Goal, #ARG! Di Maria with the finish after a brilliant run from Messi. Argentina lead, 4-1.

Paul Carr @PCarrESPN

24th career WWC game for Abby Wambach, tied for 2nd-most all-time with Foudy, Prinz & Formiga. Only Lilly has more (30).

Brewers hit Hamels early

Wet conditions and a rain delay didn't cool off Milwaukee, which opened with 2 runs on 2 hits off of Cole Hamels in the top of the 1st. Aramis Ramirez's single to center plated Jonathan Lucroy and Ryan Braun. Follow live

No-hit bid over for Indians' Salazar

Rays C Curt Casali, the No. 9 hitter, ripped a pitch to deep left center with 2 outs in the bottom of the 6th for Tampa Bay's 1st hit of the game. Cleveland leads 1-0 entering the 7th inning. Follow live

Score one for the Cubs

After a leadoff walk to Kris Bryant, Matt Szczur broke a scoreless game through five with a two-out RBI double off the left-field wall in the sixth. Cubs lead, 1-0. Watch live on ESPN/WatchESPN

Julie Foudy @JulieFoudy

2 calls that go FOR the #USA. Johnston yellow could've easily been a red + Alex Morgan outside the box. But still Sasic missed. Lloyd made.

U.S. takes 1-0 lead on Lloyd's PK goal
Women's World Cup 

Annike Krahn got a yellow card for taking down Alex Morgan in the penalty area in the 67th minute, and Carli Lloyd did what Celia Sasic couldn't do -- convert the penalty kick. Follow live

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Mets, Cubs locked in pitcher's duel
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We've had a total of six hits, nine Ks and two walks through 5 innings between Jon Niese and Kyle Hendricks in Queens. The Mets eye their fifth straight win. Watch on ESPN/Watch ESPN

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Paul Carr @PCarrESPN

Carli Lloyd is the 3rd American to score in 3 straight games in a WWC (Wambach in 2011 & 2003, Akers in 1991).

Aldo out, Mendes in against McGregor

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