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Ian Begley ESPN Staff Writer 

Seton Hall's Isaiah Whitehead will work out for the Knicks on June 4, league sources confirm. The Knicks don't currently have a pick but plan to acquire one, targeting an early second-rounder. Whitehead, a New York native, starred at Coney Island's Lincoln High School as a teen, which is the same high school that produced Lance Stephenson and Stephon Marbury. The Whitehead workout was first reported by Basketball Insiders.

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Walker's solo homer was the difference

The Mets' Neil Walker hit a 397-foot solo shot in the seventh inning off Jose Quintana on Monday. The Mets lead MLB with 72 home runs.

Adam Rubin ESPN Staff Writer 

Who's the hottest player in the Mets organization right now? It's Triple-A Las Vegas infielder T.J. Rivera, who extended his hitting streak to 17 games Monday. Rivera went 2-for-3 with a walk on Monday, in a 9-3 loss to Memphis. He is hitting .453 (34-for-75) with two homers and 21 RBIs during that span.

Andrew Marchand ESPN Senior Writer 

Yankees manager Joe Girardi compared Luis Severino to Roy Haladay. Severino, 22, was sent to Triple-A on Monday after beginning the year at 0-6 with a 7.46 ERA. "This is not unusual," Girardi said. "This is not abnormal. I'll bring up a name right here we saw -- Roy Halladay. He got sent back down because he struggled. He figured it out and was pretty darn good. This is not unusual. This is part of the process young players."

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Matt Harvey got his fastball back on Monday

Matt Harvey's fastball velocity and effectiveness had been lacking for most of the season. A look at the impact that pitch had in Monday's win.

Andrew Marchand ESPN Senior Writer 

Dustin Ackley has a torn labrum, according to Yankees manager Joe Girardi. Surgery is a possibility, which would likely finish the reserve first baseman for the season. At the moment, the Yankees will have backup catcher Austin Romine act as the main backup to Mark Teixeira at first.

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Harvey shines against White Sox (1:13)

Adam Rubin ESPN Staff Writer 

David Wright disclosed postgame that he has a herniated disk in his neck. He will see the team's medical staff again on Tuesday.

Andrew Marchand ESPN Senior Writer 

Alex Rodriguez is out of the lineup against Blue Jays righty Marco Estrada. Carlos Beltran is starting at DH, while Aaron Hicks is in right. A-Rod is 1-for-16 since he returned from the DL. The one hit was a homer. He is hitting .170 in 88 at-bats this season. A-Rod started his first four games back after recovering from a hamstring injury.

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The Dark Knight returns to form (0:26)

Herido Karim García en asalto

El ex pelotero de Grandes Ligas sufrió diversas lesiones tras un asalto que lo dejaría fuera de circulación toda la temporada. Leer

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Preocupación por David Wright

El manager de los Mets, Terry Collins, expresó su preocupación con el estado físico de David Wright, que además de manejar la condición de su espalda, podría encontrarse en la lista de lesionados debido a dolores en el cuello. Leer

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Walker opens up scoring with solo shot (0:29)

Marly Rivera ESPN Writer 

Los Yankees también activaron al abridor dominicano Luis Severino de la lista de lesionados; fue enviado a la sucursal de Triple A en Scranton/Wilkes-Barre.

Marly Rivera ESPN Writer 

Los Yankees colocaron a Dustin Ackley en la lista de lesionados de 15 días por dislocación del hombro derecho; subieron a Rob Refsnyder de Triple A Scranton/Wilkes-Barre.

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Yanks rise to No. 18 in rankings

With one swing of Starlin Castro's bat on Sunday, the Yankees are 2-0-1 in their last three series and move up two slots in ESPN's weekly assessment. They'll play every day on the road this coming week with stops in Toronto, Detroit and Baltimore. Week 8 Rankings

Andrew Marchand ESPN Senior Writer 

The Yankees have recalled utilityman Rob Refsnyder to replace the injured Dustin Ackley. Ackley dislocated his right shoulder Sunday. Catcher Austin Romine and third baseman Chase Headley will backup Mark Teixeira. Teixeira played Sunday for the first time since receiving cortisone shots for a stiff neck that cost him four games. Meanwhile, the Yankees reinstated struggling starter Luis Severino from the DL and sent him to Triple-A Scranton. Severino, who is supposed to be the future ace, pitched three innings in a rehab start Sunday at Single-A

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