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How much is Fitzpatrick worth to the Jets?

According to ESPN Stats & Info, Ryan Fitzpatrick was more productive in 2015 than any Jets quarterback not named Joe Namath. Top stats to know

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Hill: No credit for WNBA for rescinding fines (1:41)

Marly Rivera ESPN Writer 

Aroldis Chapman just told me he's still in Houston; headed to Chicago this afternoon.

Mike Mazzeo ESPN Staff Writer 

It appears Nets PG Jeremy Lin has applied for a trademark on the phrase "Brook-Lin" for apparel purposes, according to records. A fan applied for and then transferred the trademark to Lin after he signed with Brooklyn, according to fan site NetsDaily.

Mike Mazzeo ESPN Staff Writer 

Jeremy Lin said on JJ Redick's podcast that he wouldn't even have considered the Nets if Kenny Atkinson wasn't there in place as head coach. Liked the fact that he and Atkinson were at the bottom together in New York and worked their way up.

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Steven Matz gets back on track

Matz hurled six shutout innings to earn his first win since May 25 on Sunday. It marked the fifth time Matz did not allow a run while pitching at least six innings this season. The only other Mets rookies to have five such starts prior to August are Jerry Koosman (six in 1968) and Ron Darling (five in 1984), per the Elias Sports Bureau.

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Chapman a game-changer for Cubs (2:08)
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Smith on Jordan: We've been waiting for years (1:30)
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Jets shouldn't feel good moving forward with Geno Smith (1:34)
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Teixeira joins in Yankees power tradition

Mark Teixeira hit his 200th career homer in a Yankee uniform on Sunday. He's the 17th player to hit 200 home runs as a Yankee, the Elias Sports Bureau notes. That is by far the most such players for any team in major league history -- no other franchise has more than 10 players with 200 career home runs.

Jayson Stark ESPN Senior Writer 

Source says the Cubs have been told that Hal Steinbrenner has signed off on trading Aroldis Chapman so no obstacles left to block 4-for-1 deal. Yankees would get SS Gleyber Torres, RHP Andrew Warren, OF Billy McKinney & a 4th player.

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Hits and misses of 2016 WNBA season so far

Los Angeles, Minnesota and New York are setting the pace, Phoenix is the league's biggest surprise (and not in a good way), and the veterans still got game as we reflect on the 2016 WNBA season.

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Will Mets step up at deadline again?

Fifty-one weeks ago, the acquisition of Yoenis Cespedes allowed New York to play into November. The Mets would upgrade behind the plate with Jonathan Lucroy, but Jim Bowden places them second on his list of likely landing spots if the Brewers trade him. Top trade targets/best fits (Insider)

1927 Yankees diary

  • Robert Hunt
  • Immerse yourself in the 1927 Yankees

    "The Diary of Myles Thomas" is an experiment in storytelling, a genre we're calling real-time historical fiction. Experience the Roaring Twenties through the eyes of a mediocre pitcher on the greatest baseball team of all time.