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50mAndrew Marchand

Does the Yankees' Alex Rodriguez have a last act?

One has to wonder if 40-year-old Alex Rodriguez, who has been benched the past two nights, has anything left in the tank after hitting .170 in 2016.

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2hAdam Rubin

Mets demote Eric Campbell, DFA Jeff Walters

The Mets demoted Eric Campbell to Triple-A Las Vegas and designated Jeff Walters for assignment to create room for recently-acquired 1B James Loney.

Soccer superstar Neymar gives 'futbol' a new meaning (0:16)
Moore leads Lynx past Liberty (0:54)
White Sox rally to beat Mets (1:21)
Blue Jays top Yankees (1:27)
Pillar makes another amazing grab (0:17)

Adam Rubin ESPN Staff Writer 

Steven Matz's streak of wins in seven straight starts is over. Matz departed after 5 2/3 innings with a 4-3 lead. But Tyler Saladino belted a two-run homer against Hansel Robles in the eighth to give the White Sox a one-run edge and hand Matz a no-decision. The Mets record remains Frank Viola earning a win in nine straight starts spanning the 1989 and '90 seasons.

Two Yankees receiving All-Star attention

In the AL's first ballot update, a pair of Yankees are among the vote-getters at their respective positions:

  • Brian McCann - No. 2 catcher
  • Carlos Beltran - No. 11 outfielder

Neymar takes batting practice with Mets (1:22)

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.