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13hAaron Schatz

Schatz: #NFLRANK overrated Vikes' Peterson

Which players did #NFLRANK overrate and underrate? Aaron Schatz provides his annual audit of the list, with Adrian Peterson's No. 11 slot getting the most criticism.

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Watch live: Nationals-Cardinals

If the Nationals want to make a September push, they are going to need ace Max Scherzer to turn things around tonight in St. Louis against the MLB-leading Cardinals.

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Werth goes yard to tie game (0:25)
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Watch live: Open's lights shining on Djokovic

Novak Djokovic takes center court under the US Open lights as he looks to reach the third round at Flushing Meadows (live on ESPN2 & WatchESPN).

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Harbaugh avoiding buzz before season opener (2:19)
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The dizzy golf challenge (0:30)
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Nats remove Harper in fourth with tight glutes

Bryce Harper of the Washington Nationals was taken out of Wednesday night's game against the St. Louis Cardinals before the bottom of the fourth inning with tight glutes.

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Angels get to Sonny Gray in victory (0:56)
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T-Pain rocks national anthem without auto-tune (2:06)
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Marine asks Ronda Rousey to Marine ball (0:33)
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Brady goofs on Deflategate scandal (0:25)
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Deflategate more about Goodell's power than Brady's wrongdoing? (2:05)
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We all scream for ice cream! (0:22)
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12hHoward Bryant

Bryant: The one place MJ can't touch LeBron

In ESPN The Magazine's New Orleans Issue, Howard Bryant writes that LeBron James is the greatest athlete-activist of his time, putting him in a realm of greatness Michael Jordan can't touch.

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8hMel Kiper Jr. and Mike Sando

NFL 25 Under 25 Rankings: Khalil Mack is No. 1

Oakland linebacker Khalil Mack leads Mel Kiper Jr.'s and Mike Sando's annual list of the NFL's top 25 players under the age of 25. Where does second-year stud Odell Beckham Jr. fall on the list?

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Cam's little bro following in his shoes (0:19)
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Mutombo's priceless reaction to getting his jersey retired (1:26)
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Which teams are on upset alert in Week 1 of college football? (1:23)
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The Whammys, Day 2: What is MLB's best walk-up song?

We've paired off 32 of the top tunes -- from Frank Sinatra to Fetty Wap -- currently used by MLB players. Now you get to choose who has the best walk-up song in our ‪#WalkupVote on Twitter.

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Fan at Fenway injured reaching for ball
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A fan who was taken away on a stretcher at Fenway Park after flipping over backward trying to catch a foul ball is expected to be released from a hospital Wednesday night, according to the Red Sox.

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Late fireworks force extras in Baltimore
MLB 

Evan Longoria's second homer of the game put the Rays up 6-4 in the ninth, but Jonathan Schoop answered in the bottom of the inning with a two-run homer of his own. The ballgame is tied 6-6 in the 10th at Camden Yards. Follow live

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Donaldson's big night powers Blue Jays
MLB 

Josh Donaldson's three hits, including an RBI single and an RBI double, sparked the Jays to a 5-1 win over the Indians to take the series

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Brown flips over wall on inside-the-park HR
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The Mets' Ruben Tejada slapped a ball down the right-field line, leading Domonic Brown to topple over the fence trying to field it. That allowed Tejada to go around the bases for a homer.

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Zimmerman notches HR No. 200

Ryan Zimmerman hit his second homer of the game to give the Nationals a 3-2 lead and quiet the Cardinals crowd in St. Louis. He has 16 HRs this season and seven in his past nine games. Live on ESPN, WatchESPN

Cards making contact vs. Scherzer
MLB 

The Cardinals have put 14 balls in play against Max Scherzer tonight, and nine have resulted in hits. St. Louis' last hit by Thomas Pham tied the score at 2 in the fifth inning. Live on ESPN, WatchESPN

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Man wins car prize, goes home with '98 Civic

That's right: The Charleston River Dogs set a season attendance record of 285K so they gave Cadet Kyle Busbee a 1998 Honda Civic... with 285K miles on it. Oh, and Bill Murray was involved.

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Rizzo hands out orange slices
MLB 

Cubs first baseman/healthy snack distributor Anthony Rizzo takes the time to distribute orange slices to teammates in the dugout.

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Final: Mets 9, Phillies 4
MLB 

Ruben Tejada smacked an inside-the-park home run, Michael Conforto and Yoenis Cespedes hit traditional homers, and the Mets won for the 10th time in 13 games. Box score

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ESPNTennis @ESPNTennis

Djok kicked off title campaign Monday, not facing single break pt & losing just 3 pts on 1st serve. Can he keep up his serving game tonight?

WATCH: Djoker in US Open 2nd round
Tennis 

No. 1 seed Novak Djokovic plays Andreas Haider-Maurer as the second primetime match at Arthur Ashe Stadium. Djokovic has reached at least the 3rd round of the US Open every time he's played and has reached at least the semifinals the last eight years. Live on ESPN2, WatchESPN

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Mexico back in action at FIBA Americas
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Host Mexico won its opener on Monday, then had an off day yesterday. Now Gustavo Ayon & Co. go for a second win to open FIBA Americas play against Brazil. Live on ESPN3

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ESPNTennis @ESPNTennis

Bryan Brothers are out! Defending champs fall to countrymen Johnson/Querrey in 3. They finish Major season w/o title for 1st time since '04.

Venus survives in three sets again
Tennis 

For the second straight match, Venus Williams won in three sets after dropping the second-set tiebreaker. This time, she outlasted fellow American Irina Falconi 6-3, 6-7 (2), 6-2. She next faces 12-seed Belinda Bencic, one of just two players to beat sister Serena this year.

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Tennis 

Nolan Arenado makes it three straight

With his 1st-inning solo shot, Arenado has now homered in three games in a row which ties the longest streak of his career. The home run also pushed the Rockies' 3B to 100 RBIs for the season. Follow live

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Nolan Arenado has homered in 3 straight games, tying the longest streak of his career (a mark he set in late May/early June of this year)

Armstrong impersonates Manu Ginobili ...
NBA 

... and the Spurs guard loved it! Yes, the NBA's foremost impressionist impressed the Argentine by mimicking him in all his Euro-stepping, foul-drawing glory. Watch

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