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Rich Cimini ESPN Staff Writer 

Discussing QB Christian Hackenberg, Jets OC Chan Gailey said every rookie he's ever coached has needed to improve his fundamentals. Well, there were two exceptions -- Troy Aikman and John Elway. "They were two pretty good ones," Gailey said.

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Adam Rubin ESPN Staff Writer 

VIDEO: Steven Matz discusses tossing eight scoreless innings in the Mets' 2-0 win against the Nats on Wednesday. Matz completed his outing by coaxing a groundout from pinch-hitter Bryce Harper after falling behind in the count, 2-0.

Ian Begley ESPN Staff Writer 

Kristaps Porzingis received a vote for the NBA's All-Defensive 2nd team. He was the only Knick to receive a vote for the 1st or 2nd team.

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Timing would be key in shopping 'Melo

If the Knicks are truly interested in moving Carmelo Anthony, Amin Elhassan suggests waiting until after free agency begins. That could unearth some motivated trade partners. 5-on-5 (Insider)

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Giants' brass gets high marks

Jerry Reese was nothing if not aggressive this offseason, sparing no expense in free agency to overhaul the defense. Our panel was generally impressed. Offseason grades (Insider)

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Adam Rubin ESPN Staff Writer 

VIDEO: Manager Terry Collins offers a lengthy explanation about why Matt Harvey will remain in the rotation. Harvey will face the Chicago White Sox on Monday at Citi Field.

Eddie Matz ESPN Senior Writer 

Dusty Baker on the Matt Harvey situation: "It's his prerogative to do what he wants to do. If he don't wanna talk, he doesn't have to talk. But he's making it harder on himself. New York'll eat you up."

Adam Rubin ESPN Staff Writer 

Travis d'Arnaud worked out back in Port St. Lucie on Wednesday morning. He is throwing with no issue and will begin more rigorous baseball activity on Thursday, assistant GM John Ricco said. D'Arnaud is on the DL with a rotator cuff strain. He had been at home in California with his own physical therapist.

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Wednesday's Mets-Nationals lineups

Steven Matz gets the start for the Mets in Wednesday's rubber game against the NL East-leading Nationals.

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Later innings keep giving Harvey trouble

Against the Nationals on Tuesday, Matt Harvey cruised through the first three innings before allowing two runs in the fourth and three in the fifth. Such has been a common trend for the right-hander this season.

1927 Yankees diary

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    "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.