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Why Roger Federer's tennis timeout was a smart move

11:37 AM ET Greg GarberSenior Writer Close Greg Garber joined ESPN in 1991 and provides reports for NFL Countdown and SportsCenter. He is also a regular contributor to Outside the Lines and a senior writer for ESPN.com. WIMBLEDON — Only … Continue reading

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Source: Mets plan to sign SS Reyes in reunion

11:36 AM ET Adam RubinESPN Staff Writer Close Adam Rubin has covered the Mets since 2003. He’s a graduate of Mepham High School on Long Island and the Wharton School of the University of Pennsylvania. He joined ESPNNewYork after spending … Continue reading

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P. Gasol picks Spanish team over Zika concerns

8:00 AM ET ESPN.com news services Pau Gasol says he is willing to play for Spain at the Rio de Janeiro Olympics, writing in a newspaper column that his duty to the national team overwhelmed his concerns about the Zika … Continue reading

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Red Sox bail out David Price in one of the worst starts of his career

1:43 AM ET ARLINGTON, Texas — Say this for David Price: When he’s bad, he’s really, really bad. And the Boston Red Sox ace has rarely been worse than he was on Friday night. Facing the American League West-leading Texas … Continue reading

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Joe Maddon on Willson Contreras effect: 'It's like oxygen'

1:33 AM ET Jesse RogersESPN Staff Writer Close Jesse joined ESPN Chicago in September 2009 and covers the Chicago Cubs for ESPNChicago.com and ESPN Radio 1000. MIAMI — Maybe the best Chicago Cubs player to talk to about the team’s … Continue reading

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Rotation inconsistencies continue to vex Dodgers

12:45 AM ET Doug PadillaESPN Staff Writer Close Doug covers the Los Angeles Dodgers for ESPN.com. He joined ESPN Chicago in July 2010 and covered the Chicago White Sox for ESPNChicago.com and ESPN Radio 1000 through the 2015 season. PITTSBURGH … Continue reading

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Bullpen picks up Hendricks as Cubs snap losing skid

11:45 PM ET Ken Woolums, ESPN Stats & Information The Chicago Cubs ended their season-long, four-game losing streak with a 5-4 win Friday against the Miami Marlins. After back-to-back tough games, the Cubs’ bullpen finally came through in the win. … Continue reading

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Sources: Warriors, Spurs, OKC to pitch Durant

12:00 AM ET Marc SteinESPN Senior Writer Close • Senior NBA writer for ESPN.com• Began covering the NBA in 1993-94• Also covered soccer, tennis and the Olympics The Golden State Warriors, San Antonio Spurs and incumbent Oklahoma City Thunder are … Continue reading

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Indians proving that Cleveland rocks

11:39 PM ET Ken Woolums, ESPN Stats & Information The Cleveland Cavaliers clinched the NBA title on June 19. Since then, the Cleveland Indians have not lost a game. In fairness to the city’s baseball franchise, their season-high, seven-game win … Continue reading

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Biggest early moves of the draft

12:27 AM ET Scott BurnsideESPN Senior Writer Close Covers hockey for ESPN.com 10 years at Toronto Sun, Windsor Star and National Post Wrote best-selling true crime book “Deadly Innocence” BUFFALO, N.Y. — The opening day of the draft has become … Continue reading

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