New York Teams

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Rich Cimini ESPN Staff Writer 

Jets rookie QB Christian Hackenberg says he's having an "awesome" time in OTAs. Hackenberg, who threw a couple of INTs today, discusses the challenges of the NFL.

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VIDEO: Manager Terry Collins offers a lengthy explanation about why Matt Harvey (4:06)
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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.

Rich Cimini ESPN Staff Writer 

Jets new special teams coach Brant Boyer seems like a fiery guy. "Part of my philosophy is to go 500 mph all the time," he said. "We're gonna go from start to whistle and we're gonna punch first."

Yankees put an end to their losing ways

New York won its sixth straight game on Tuesday and is now at the .500 mark for the first time since it was 4-4. The Yankees' streak of being under .500 after 35 consecutive games was their longest since a 55-game streak under Buck Showalter in 1995, Elias Sports Bureau reports.

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."

Rich Cimini ESPN Staff Writer 

Geno Smith is No. 1 QB, per Chan Gailey, who wouldn't say who is No. 2 or No. 3. Its competition, Gailey said.

Rich Cimini ESPN Staff Writer 

Eric Decker and Brandon Marshall also skipped yesterday's practice. Hurts Geno Smith's chances of developing chemistry.

Rich Cimini ESPN Staff Writer 

Jets OC Chan Gailey said QB Christian Hackenberg is a "work in progress." He praised Geno Smith, saying he's ahead of last year.

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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Rich Cimini ESPN Staff Writer 

With Brandon Marshall and Eric Decker not participating today, the Jets QBs are throwing to backup receivers. Here's rookie Christian Hackenberg.

Stats & Info

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.

Adam Rubin ESPN Staff Writer 

Matt Harvey will make his next start on schedule

Jayson Stark ESPN Senior Writer 

The Braves are 2-18 at home. If they lose today they'll have as many home losses by 5/25 as the '98 Yankees had all season (19)!

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Rich Cimini ESPN Staff Writer 

More special teams work for the Jets, who have a new coordinator, Brant Boyer, a former Colts assistant. This is a kickoff coverage drill.

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