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Follow live: Martinez’s first-inning grand slam has Red Sox out front

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BOSHOUHittersH-ABABRHRBIBBK#PAVGOBPSLG K. Schwarber 1B1-441101325.222.300.333Today's at BatsFull Player Profile1st: Schwarber doubled to deep right.2nd: Schwarber struck out swinging.4th: Schwarber struck out swinging.6th: Schwarber struck out looking.8th: Schwarber walked. B. Dalbec PR-1B0-00000000.000.000.000Today's at BatsFull Player ProfileNo at bats in this game E. Hernandez CF2-442210119.667.7001.778Today's at BatsFull Player Profile1st: E. Hernández lined out to center.2nd: E. Hernández singled…

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Follow live: Astros, Red Sox open ALCS in Houston

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BOSHOUHittersH-ABABRHRBIBBK#PAVGOBPSLG E. Hernandez CF4-552420115.800.8002.200Today's at BatsFull Player Profile1st: E. Hernández singled to left center.3rd: E. Hernández homered to center (448 feet).4th: E. Hernández doubled to left.6th: E. Hernández struck out swinging.9th: E. Hernández homered to left (425 feet). K. Schwarber 1B1-550100117.200.200.200Today's at BatsFull Player Profile1st: Schwarber grounded into double play, second to shortstop to first,…

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Passing YardsATLRushing YardsATLReceiving YardsNYJATL Total YardsTurnoversPossession1st Downs Tottenham Hotspur Stadium Coverage: NFL NET Tottenham Hotspur Stadium London Line: ATL -3.0 Over/Under: 46 Attendance: 60,589 98%Capacity: 62,062Referees: Tim Podraza, Tony Corrente, Dan Ferrell, Todd Prukop, Pat Turner, Anthony Jeffries, Don Willard Kyle Pitts reels in his first NFL TDKyle Pitts reels in his first NFL TD0:16Mike…

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Follow live: Lance Lynn, White Sox take on Astros to open ALDS

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CHWHOUHittersH-ABABRHRBIBBK#PAVGOBPSLG T. Anderson SS1-441100113.250.250.250Today's at BatsFull Player Profile1st: Anderson struck out swinging.4th: Anderson grounded out to shortstop.6th: Anderson grounded out to second.8th: Anderson singled to right. Y. Moncada 3B1-330101021.333.500.333Today's at BatsFull Player Profile1st: Moncada lined out to left.4th: Moncada singled to center.6th: Moncada flied out to right.8th: Moncada walked, Anderson to second. J. Abreu DH2-440210021.500.500.500Today's…

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Follow live: Notre Dame’s Coan faces former team Wisconsin in top-20 showdown

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Passing YardsNDJ. Coan15-29, 158&nbspYDS, 1&nbspTDRushing YardsNDWISCReceiving YardsNDWISC Total YardsTurnoversPossession1st Downs Soldier Field Chicago, IL 60605 Line: WISC -6.0 Over/Under: 44 Bye bye! Notre Dame's Tyree goes 96 yards on the kickoffBye bye! Notre Dame's Tyree goes 96 yards on the kickoff0:33Quinn, Connaughton celebrate after Notre Dame's TDQuinn, Connaughton celebrate after Notre Dame's TD0:22Wisconsin gets huge…

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Packers unveil retro, all-green 1950s throwback uniform

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playAaron Rodgers: 'I don't want a farewell tour' (1:28)Packers QB Aaron Rodgers says he doesn't want this season to be treated like a farewell tour. (1:28)11:42 AM ETJeremy WillisESPN.com Going retro is never out of style, right? The Green Bay Packers are throwing it way back for a uniform this season.On Thursday, the team unveiled…

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Lynn ejected for tossing belt in sticky stuff check

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playLance Lynn ejected after tossing belt at umpire during foreign-substance check (1:04)During a foreign-substance check, White Sox pitcher Lance Lynn tosses his belt at an umpire and is promptly ejected. (1:04)Aug 19, 2021Jesse RogersESPN Staff Writer CloseJesse joined ESPN Chicago in September 2009 and covers MLB for ESPN.com.CHICAGO -- White Sox pitcher Lance Lynn was…

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Bear down: OT Jenkins to have back surgery

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Aug 18, 2021Jeff DickersonESPN Staff Writer CloseDickerson covers the Chicago Bears for ESPN's NFL Nation. He is the co-host of "Dickerson & Hood" on the ESPN Radio national network, and is heard in Chicago on ESPN 1000.Chicago Bears rookie offensive tackle Teven Jenkins will undergo back surgery on Wednesday, coach Matt Nagy announced.Nagy said he…

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Bauer to take stand Thursday, will invoke Fifth

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Aug 18, 2021Tisha Thompson and Alden GonzalezLos Angeles Dodgers pitcher Trevor Bauer is expected to take the stand in L.A. County Superior Court on Thursday morning, the fourth and final day of a hearing that will determine if a temporary domestic violence restraining order against him will become permanent, which in California can last up…

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D-backs’ Smith tossed after spots found on glove

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2:48 AM ETESPN News Services Arizona Diamondbacks left-hander Caleb Smith had his glove confiscated after the eighth inning and was ejected from Wednesday night's 4-2 win over the Philadelphia Phillies.Smith was checked by third-base umpire Phil Cuzzi, who then motioned for the other umpires to look at the glove.Smith argued and at one point had…

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Nick Saban on the state of college football: CFP expansion, SEC realignment, NIL and more

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Aug 18, 2021Mark SchlabachESPN Senior Writer CloseSenior college football writer Author of seven books on college football Graduate of the University of GeorgiaTUSCALOOSA, Alabama -- From a potential expanded College Football Playoff to another round of conference realignment to players being allowed to profit off their name, image and likeness for the first time, the…

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Moultrie, 15, nets 1st pro goal after legal battle

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6:53 AM ETAssociated PressFifteen-year-old Olivia Moultrie scored her first professional goal on a free kick, and the Portland Thorns went on to defeat the Houston Dash 3-1 on a penalty shootout after a 2-2 draw Wednesday night in the Women's International Champions Cup.Shelby Hogan, making her pro debut in goal for the Thorns, made three…

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NBA journalist MacMullan retiring from ESPN

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Longtime NBA journalist Jackie MacMullan will retire from ESPN on Aug. 31, ending a decade-long tenure with the company.MacMullan, who has been an NBA reporter for 40 years, joined ESPN in 2010 after a long career with The Boston Globe. She has appeared on every ESPN platform, as a senior writer for ESPN.com as well…

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Yanks’ Voit: ‘I deserve to play’ as much as Rizzo

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playVoit, Stanton power Yanks to doubleheader sweep of Red Sox (0:41)Luke Voit and Giancarlo Stanton each crush home runs in the Yankees' win vs. the Red Sox in the second game of the doubleheader. (0:41)Aug 18, 2021David SchoenfieldESPN Senior Writer CloseCovers MLB for ESPN.com Former deputy editor of Page 2 Been with ESPN.com since 1995With…

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Mets owner pokes ‘unproductive’ bats amid slide

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playGiants take early lead after Tommy La Stella's 2-run jack (0:25)Tommy La Stella launches a two-run home run 415 feet into center field to give the Giants a 2-0 lead in the first inning. (0:25)Count Steve Cohen among the New York Mets faithful who are discouraged by the team's current free fall.Cohen, the Mets' first-year…

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Thiem won’t defend US Open title due to wrist

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10:17 AM ETESPN News Services NEW YORK -- Defending champion Dominic Thiem has pulled out of the US Open tennis tournament, saying Wednesday he will miss the rest of the year because of a right wrist injury.Thiem was hurt in June while playing in the Mallorca Open and said the pain returned last week after…

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Cantlay gets OK from Tiger to use his caddie

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4:09 PM ETBob HarigESPN Senior Writer Close Senior golf writer for ESPN.com Covered golf for more than 20 years Earned Evans Scholarship to attend Indiana UniversityJERSEY CITY, N.Y. -- Tiger Woods' longtime caddie, Joe LaCava, is back between the ropes for Patrick Cantlay -- for one week at the Northern Trust.Cantlay's regular caddie, Matt Minister,…

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Polish Olympian auctions medal to aid ill infant

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5:45 PM ETAishwarya KumarESPN.com Javelin thrower Maria Andrejczyk has auctioned off her Tokyo Games silver medal for $125,000 to help an infant in her native Poland get life-saving heart surgery.On Wednesday, Andrejczyk posted on her Facebook page that she came across the fundraiser for 8-month-old Miłoszek Małysa, who had a serious heart defect and needed…

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Line change: NHL jerseys to get ads, source says

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1:16 PM ETGreg WyshynskiESPN CloseGreg Wyshynski is ESPN's senior NHL writer.The NHL will have advertising on the front of team jerseys for the first time starting in the 2022-23 season, a source told ESPN.The league's board of governors formally voted this month to approve jersey advertisements. The NHL had surveyed its teams and found the…

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Mahomes set to release first signature shoe

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Aug 16, 2021Adam TeicherESPN Staff Writer CloseCovered Chiefs for 20 seasons for Kansas City Star Joined ESPN in 2013ST. JOSEPH, Mo. -- Kansas City Chiefs quarterback Patrick Mahomes, whose business empire recently expanded to minority ownership of sports teams and partnership in fast-food franchises, will soon be in the footwear business.Mahomes tweeted Monday about the…

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Pelicans closing in on 3-year deal to keep Hart

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Aug 16, 2021Andrew LopezESPN Restricted free-agent guard Josh Hart is closing in on a three-year, $38 million agreement to stay with the New Orleans Pelicans, his agents Aaron Mintz, Steven Heumann and Dave Spahn told ESPN's Adrian Wojnarowski on Monday.Hart, 26, played his first two seasons with the Los Angeles Lakers before spending the past…

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Bauer to face woman in restraining order hearing

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8:00 AM ETAlden Gonzalez and Tisha ThompsonEditor's note: This story contains graphic descriptions of sexual assault allegations.Los Angeles Dodgers pitcher Trevor Bauer, one of the most polarizing players in his sport, is expected in court Monday for a civil hearing with wide-ranging implications for both the sexual assault allegations against him and, ultimately, his future…

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Steelers’ Schobert: Trade ‘came out of the blue’

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2:24 PM ETBrooke PryorESPN Staff Writer ClosePreviously covered the Kansas City Chiefs for the Kansas City Star and Oklahoma University for the Oklahoman.PITTSBURGH -- When Jacksonville Jaguars general manager Trent Baalke told Joe Schobert he needed to talk with him after the team's final team meeting Thursday, the veteran inside linebacker knew something was off.But…

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Ali’s grandson scores TKO win in pro boxing debut

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11:54 PM ETMike CoppingerESPN TULSA, Okla. -- Wearing a pair of white-and-black trunks his grandfather gifted to him, Muhammad Ali's grandson Nico Ali Walsh made his pro boxing debut Saturday night with a first-round TKO of Jordan Weeks.Ali Walsh, 21, displayed the kind of flair for the dramatic Ali would surely be proud of, whipping…

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Report: Protective order sought for Bauer in ’20

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Los Angeles Dodgers pitcher Trevor Bauer -- already on administrative leave by Major League Baseball following allegations of sexual misconduct -- was the subject of a temporary order of protection last year after allegedly physically abusing an Ohio woman and making a death threat toward her, according to The Washington Post.According to sealed court records…

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10-team, 1/2-PPR mock draft: Is it worth waiting on WRs?

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Aug 13, 2021ESPN.com staffplay1:39Matthew Berry lists Patrick Mahomes, Josh Allen, Dak Prescott, Kyler Murray and Russell Wilson as the premier fantasy quarterbacks this season.It's mock draft season, and that means trying different draft strategies to see what works and what doesn't.This week, the ESPN fantasy experts conducted a 10-team, 1/2-PPR mock draft, and one of…

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Man Utd completes deal for Real Madrid’s Varane

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playSolskjaer: Sancho and Varane deals show Man United's ambition  (1:15)Ole Gunnar Solskjaer speaks about the arrivals of Jadon Sancho and Raphael Varane to Manchester United. (1:15)Manchester United have completed the signing of Raphael Varane from Real Madrid on a four-year deal, the club have announced.United announced on July 27 that a deal for Varane had…

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Free-agent RB Guice suspended 6 games by NFL

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Aug 13, 2021John KeimESPN Staff Writer CloseCovered the Redskins for the Washington Examiner and other media outlets since 1994 Authored or co-authored three books on the Redskins and one on the Cleveland BrownsASHBURN, Va. -- Former Washington Football Team running back Derrius Guice was suspended for six games for violating the NFL's personal conduct policy,…

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Magic shut Suggs down after left thumb sprain

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9:41 PM ETESPN FacebookTwitterFacebook MessengerPinterestEmailprintOrlando Magic rookie Jalen Suggs, the No. 5 pick in last month's NBA draft, has a left thumb sprain and will be sidelined for the remainder of NBA summer league as a precaution.Suggs suffered the injury in the first half of Thursday's game against the Boston Celtics. The team said an…

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NFL’s questions offend women in Watson inquiry

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Two women told Sports Illustrated in a story published Friday that they resent some of the tactics NFL investigators used in interviews with them regarding their contact with Houston Texans quarterback Deshaun Watson.Ashley Solis told SI that NFL investigators asked her what she was wearing when she worked with Watson, "which honestly really pissed me…

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Thornton, 42, signs one-year deal with Panthers

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10:44 AM ETGreg WyshynskiESPN CloseGreg Wyshynski is ESPN's senior NHL writer.Star center Joe Thornton has signed a one-year deal with the Florida Panthers for the 24th season of his legendary career.Thornton, 42, will earn $750,000 on the deal, with no bonuses or incentives."I see their team on paper, I watched their team last year, I…

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Hundreds gather to mourn ‘father figure’ Bowden

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7:01 PM ETAndrea AdelsonESPN Senior Writer Close ACC reporter. Joined ESPN.com in 2010. Graduate of the University of Florida.TALLAHASSEE, Fla. -- Longtime Florida State assistant Chuck Amato left his home in Raleigh and drove all night to make it in time to pay his final respects to football coach Bobby Bowden on Friday. Quite simply,…

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New season, same old Arsenal in loss at Brentford

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6:57 PM ETJames OlleySenior Writer, ESPN FC LONDON -- The start of a new Premier League season brings with it a sense of regeneration and hope, everywhere that is except Arsenal.Nowhere was that optimism and anticipation greater than Brentford, an enclave of west London deprived of top-flight football for 74 years and desperate to fill…

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One-armed preps hoops star gets first D-I offer

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Hansel Emmanuel Donato, the 6-foot-5 internet sensation who plays basketball with one arm, received a scholarship offer from Tennessee State University on Thursday.Donato, who was part of a SportsCenter featured presentation earlier this summer, didn't have any NCAA Division I offers prior to getting one from the HBCU.He wrote "blessed to receive my first DI…

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Clips keep Kawhi on 4-year, $176.3M max deal

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6:29 PM ETOhm YoungmisukESPN Staff Writer CloseOhm Youngmisuk has covered the Giants, Jets and the NFL since 2006. Prior to that, he covered the Nets, Knicks and the NBA for nearly a decade. He joined ESPNNewYork.com after working at the New York Daily News for almost 12 years and is a graduate of Michigan State…

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Which LaLiga team should you root for?

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The Spanish LaLiga season will begin Aug. 13 (stream live on ESPN+ in the U.S.). LaLiga is one of the biggest club leagues in the soccer world, and if you don’t have a favorite team, ESPN has info—some directly soccer-related and some less scientific—on all 20 to help you decide. Which team should you back…

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Bridgewater reflects on injury: ‘I’m a survivor’

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Aug 11, 2021Jeff LegwoldESPN Senior Writer Close Covered Broncos for nine years for Denver Post and Rocky Mountain News Previously covered Steelers, Bills and Titans Member of Pro Football Hall of Fame Board of Selectors since 1999EAGAN, Minn. -- The impact of Teddy Bridgewater's smile, his willingness to keep trying to stay in football after…

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