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Phillies trade Hamels to Rangers, sources say

The Texas Rangers agreed to a trade Wednesday night with the Philadelphia Phillies for left-handed ace Cole Hamels, sources told ESPN.

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Emotional Flores gets word about trade during game (0:54)
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Tigers GM tells teams Price, others available

The Tigers have told teams they will consider trading all their potential free agents -- David Price, Yoenis Cespedes, Joakim Soria and others -- between now and Friday's deadline.

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Source: Dodgers get Latos, Morse from Marlins

The Marlins have agreed to trade pitcher Mat Latos and first baseman Michael Morse to the Dodgers for three minor league pitchers, a source confirmed to ESPNLosAngeles.com's Mark Saxon.

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7hDan Graziano

Source: Pierre-Paul rehabbing away from Giants

Jason Pierre-Paul is getting his own medical care and rehab near his home in South Florida, a source told ESPN, and at this point has no timetable for returning to the Giants.

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The NFL's top offenses: Why NE is still No. 1

Even with Tom Brady suspended for four games, Mike Sando remains high on the Patriots offense. But which other units fill out his top five? Here's a hint: A certain top-tier QB wasn't included.

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'Miracle' goalie selling memorabilia for $5.7M

Jim Craig, the goaltender from the "Miracle on Ice" team, is hoping to sell nearly all his memorabilia from the 1980 Olympics in one 19-item lot for an asking price of $5.7 million.

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Dodgers' Kershaw scratched with hip soreness

The Los Angeles Dodgers have scratched Clayton Kershaw from Wednesday's start against the Oakland Athletics with soreness in his right hip. He will be replaced by Mike Bolsinger.

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Tebow's interesting 'leg day' exercise (0:40)
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Jerry Jones endorses Goodell (0:36)
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Paul Pierce fails at throwing first pitch (0:24)
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Defensive play of the year? (0:26)
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Ronaldo multitasks with trick shot among fans (0:34)
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McGregor: Rousey would take me down in second

Interim UFC featherweight champion Conor McGregor says Ronda Rousey isn't someone he'd want to fight. "She would throw me on my head in literally one second flat," he said.

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Legal strategy for Brady appeal (4:36)
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Lester pitches Cubs past Rockies (0:41)
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Mike Leach offers DeflateGate solution
College Football 

Said the Washington State coach: "Here's what we need to do. Let's not worry about how much air is in a football."

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College Football 

Carli Lloyd: Goal-scorer extraordinaire
Soccer 

USWNT's hat-trick hero Carli Lloyd scored a stunning goal for the Houston Dash, extending her goal streak to seven straight games.

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Soccer 

Who will rise and fall in 2015-16?
NBA 

Following a summer of deals, the Thunder and Heat were tabbed by our experts as the teams to make the biggest jump next season. After losing out on DeAndre Jordan, the Mavericks weren't so lucky. 5-on-5: Dallas faces decline

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NBA 

From USWNT to the wild blue yonder

U.S. women's national team midfielder Megan Rapinoe joined the Blue Angels to earn her wings. Spoiler: Rapinoe reacted the way we all would.

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An emotional night for Mets' Flores

"When I came up to hit [in the 7th] I heard everybody cheering," Wilmer Flores said. "I said, why? There's no reason. I thought [a trade] was the only reason. I was sad, being with the Mets forever, and all my teammates here. That's why I got emotional."

The deal that was, then wasn't
MLB 

Around 9 p.m. ET, Mets SS Wilmer Flores and RHP Zack Wheeler were reportedly on their way to Milwaukee in exchange for OF Carlos Gomez. Around 11 p.m. ET, Mets GM Sandy Alderson said the trade "has not and will not transpire." Wait, what?

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MLB 

A's roar back against Dodgers

Oakland scored four runs in the top of the 7th on a pair of 2-run singles from Brett Lawrie and Eric Sogard to take a 6-3 lead. Follow live

Mark Cuban: Dirk enough for top 3 in East
NBA 

The Mavs owner believes the NBA's conference discrepancy is strong, saying on Grantland's Lowe Post podcast: "If we were in the East, we'd be a perennial top 3 team. We wouldn't have to do much, just add pieces around Dirk (Nowitzki)."

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NBA 

ESPN Stats & Info @ESPNStatsInfo

Lucas Duda: 2nd Mets player this month to have 3-HR game at home (Kirk Nieuwenhuis) In the 1st 53 seasons in Mets history, no player did it

Hamels brings stability to Rangers
MLB 

Since going to the World Series in 2012, the Rangers have had major issues with their rotation. The addition of Cole Hamels should go a long way toward fixing those problems.

MLB 

Silence from Brewers on non-trade

Milwaukee's front office isn't saying much in the aftermath of the Carlos Gomez trade that wasn't. "Trades are not done until announced," Brewers GM Doug Melvin said. (Via @AdamMcCalvy)

Adam Rubin @AdamRubinESPN

You will recall that Zack Wheeler's Tommy John was more complicated than a regular procedure. Also had partially torn flexor-pronator tendon

PSG beats Manchester United, takes ICC
Soccer 

Blaise Matuidi and Zlatan Ibrahimovic scored first-half goals to beat Manchester United 2-0 in Chicago. The result meant Paris Saint-Germain won the 10-team International Champions Cup preseason competition. Stats

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Soccer 

Jose Altuve shows off in Astros' win
MLB 

The 2B flashed his leather in the Astros' 6-3 win over the Angels, and Luis Valbuena, Jon Singleton and Jake Marisnick all had multihit outings.

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MLB 

MLS All-Stars knock off Tottenham
Soccer 

Kaka scored on a penalty kick in the 20th minute and assisted on David Villa's goal in the 23rd minute to earn MVP honors in the 2-1 win. Harry Kane scored for Tottenham in the 37th minute. Stats

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Soccer 

White Sox crush Red Sox
MLB 

Adam Eaton and Alexei Ramirez homered for Chicago, which cruised 9-2 over Boston for its seventh straight win.

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Shaq, Pippen need to squash the beef
NBA 

Shaquille O'Neal has won the war of words with Scottie Pippen, says Michael Rapaport. It's time to end the social media feud.

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NBA 

Matt Holliday hurt in Cardinals' loss
MLB 

The All-Star OF strained his right quad in the first inning trying to beat out a double play, and he immediately left the game. The Reds shut out the Cards 1-0.

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MLB 

Rangers beat Yanks, end 3-game skid

Rangers RF Shin-Soo Choo went 3-for-4, and LF Josh Hamilton went 2-for-4 with 2 RBIs in the Rangers' 5-2 win over the Yanks, who have now lost just twice in the last 10 games. Box score

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Look who's back in action
Tennis 

Andy Roddick is taking a break from retirement to play doubles with Mardy Fish at this week's Atlanta Open. The team beat Yen-Hsun Lu and Jonathan Marray tonight. Fish said he will retire after the U.S. Open later this year.

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Tennis 

Nationals roll Marlins in Miami
MLB 

Bryce Harper bashed two homers and drove in four runs in the Nationals' 7-2 win against the Marlins to even the series.

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