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Giants rookies should play a lot this season

Wide receiver Sterling Shepard has picked up where he left off after dazzling in minicamp; CB Eli Apple is busy learning the slot position.

Wallace Matthews ESPN Staff Writer 

Reminder: tonight's Yankees-Rays game starts at 6:10 pm, not 7:10.

Wallace Matthews ESPN Staff Writer 

Alex Rodriguez makes his first start since July 22 tonight against the Tampa Bay Rays and LHP Drew Smyly. Here's the Yankees lineup: Gardner 7, Ellsbury 8, Beltran 9, Rodriguez DH, Teixeira 3, Castro 4, Gregorius 6, Headley 5, Romine 2, Eovaldi RHP

Adam Rubin ESPN Staff Writer 

I'm hearing that Jay Bruce may very well get traded before Monday's non-waiver trade deadline, but it's not likely to be the Mets acquiring him. The Reds are more likely to send him to a team in the West.

Rich Cimini ESPN Staff Writer 

This is what it looks like when the lightning siren sounds at Jets camp. Players, coaches, everybody heading to the indoor facility.

Rich Cimini ESPN Staff Writer 

Special teams work at Jets camp: Kenbrell Thompkins (10) blocking Dion Bailey in a coverage drill.

Jerry Crasnick ESPN Senior Writer 

Potential suitors keep drifting in and out of the Jay Bruce sweepstakes. The Rangers have checked in on Bruce, but their main focus is pitching. The Mets are also keep tabs on Bruce, but he's not a great fit at Citi Field. Bruce is a corner outfielder who hits left-handed, and the Mets already have an abundance of that commodity.

Rich Cimini ESPN Staff Writer 

The Jets' first open practice today. Fans are making the portable bleachers in Florham Park, N.J.

Rich Cimini ESPN Staff Writer 

Jets CB Darrelle Revis, coming off wrist surgery, in pads today. Still unclear if he will practice.

Jordan Raanan ESPN Staff Writer 

Victor Cruz remains "on schedule" according to Ben McAdoo. Cruz made it through a second straight practice Saturday without limitations. He missed all of last season with a calf injury.

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Jordan Raanan ESPN Staff Writer 

First play of offense vs defense in 7-on-7s this summer and ... Eli Manning throws INT. Picked off by LB Devon Kennard.

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Jordan Raanan ESPN Staff Writer 

Victor Cruz told me Friday his speed is close to what it was before, it's his cutting that needs more work. Something to watch as he faces defenders Saturday at training camp practice No. 2 of summer.

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OTD: Gehrig steals home, hits two homers

On this date in 1927, Lou Gehrig stole home in the third inning and later hit two home runs in the Yankees' 7-3 win over the Indians. The two homers gave Gehrig 35 on the season, putting him one ahead of Babe Ruth. '27 Yankees on Twitter

1927 Yankees diary

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