Tim MacMahon ESPN Staff Writer 

Mavs C JaVale McGee has progressed enough in his rehab to begin pick-and-roll work with coach Rick Carlisle.

Todd Archer ESPN Staff Writer 

Sean Lee has been cleared to play for Sunday's game against the Patriots. He has practiced the last two days with no issues from his concussion last week.

Blue Jays tie it up at 3

An error from Rangers 3B Hanser Alberto -- in for the injured Adrian Beltre -- started off the bottom of the second, and the Jays capitalized with an RBI hit from Russell Martin and Kevin Pillar's groundout. Follow live

Jim Caple Senior Writer, ESPN.com 

Playing in place of Adrian Beltre, Hanser Alberto drove in a run with a sac fly, though Rougned Odor's slide home was probably more of a factor than the short fly. But Alberto also made an error to start Blue Jays rally in bottom of second to tie game 3-3.

Tim MacMahon ESPN Staff Writer 

Mavs PG Deron Williams went through contact work for the first time this preseason after dealing with a calf strain. However, the Mavs pulled him out of practice when his other calf tightened up.

One Nacion: Tony Romo living his dream (1:29)

Blue Jays respond in bottom of 1st

Jays 3B Josh Donaldson appears to be just fine after being kneed in the head in Thurday's game -- he homered off Rangers ace Cole Hamels to cut into the Rangers' lead 2-1 in the first. Follow live

Gordon Edes ESPN Staff Writer 

You won't see that every day. Jays first baseman Chris Colabello pulls off unassisted DP by personally tagging out Prince Fielder 'tween 3d and home

Jim Caple Senior Writer, ESPN.com 

While Cole Hamels was 7-1 with 3.66 ERA after trade and instrumental in Rangers comeback, he has a 6.97 career ERA against Toronto and the lefty is facing a powerful lineup with many right-handed bats. Then again, he also has 2-0 lead.

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Bears to feast on Jayhawks?

Baylor takes on one of the worst teams in the FBS in Kansas this weekend. Which wideout will be the beneficiary of the likely thrashing through the air that will take place in Lawrence this weekend? Daily fantasy value plays (Insider)

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Red Raiders to feast on Cyclones?

Texas Tech's high-flying offense will look to make Iowa State's pass defense its next victim. Which Red Raider wideout will be the beneficiary of the best passing offense in the country this week? Daily fantasy value plays (Insider)

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Rangers in good spot with Hamels going

Texas has won each of Cole Hamels' last 10 starts. He'll take the mound in Game 2 against Toronto's Marcus Stroman who is 4-0 with a 1.67 ERA this season.

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Early road success looms large in LDS

  • When the road team wins Game 1 of a best-of-5 postseason series it goes on to win the series 73.2 percent of the time (41-15).
  • Teams that win the first two games on the road of a best-of-5 series go on to win the series 93.1 percent of the time (27-2).
    • (via Elias Sports Bureau)


Adrian Beltre not in Rangers' lineup

Beltre's name is not on Texas' lineup card for Game 2, a day after the Rangers 3B left the team's Game 1 win early with a back strain. Hanser Alberto replaces Beltre at third for the 12:45 p.m. ET start.

Jim Caple Senior Writer, ESPN.com 

Thanks to Prince Fielder (No. 84) and Hanser Alberto (No. 68), the Rangers jersey numbers on their starters out-totals the Blue Jays 312-162. And that's with Elvis Andrus (No. 1) in the lineup but without Robinson Chirinos (No. 61) starting.

Cowboys have no chance against Patriots (1:31)

Gordon Edes ESPN Staff Writer 

It's MLB's decision, by the way, if the roof at Rogers Centre is open in postseason. The vote the last two days has been for air-conditioned comfort.