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MLB

The Toronto Blue Jays have agreed to acquire outfielder Melvin Upton Jr. from the San Diego Padres, according to Fox Sports.

2016-07-2609:38 espn.go.com
what-can-the-chiefs-expect-from-their-draft-picks
NFL

The Kansas City Chiefs on Wednesday begin a three-day rookie camp at Missouri Western State University in St. Joseph. All ...more nine of their draft picks are under contract and scheduled to participate.

2016-07-2608:00 espn.go.com
browns-giving-josh-gordon-the-chance-to-revive-his-career
NFL

Josh Gordon will be given the chance to prove himself again in Cleveland.

2016-07-2608:00 espn.go.com
five-things-we-learned-monday-aaron-sanchez-reaching-innings-limit
MLB

The Yankees traded Aroldis Chapman to the Cubs, Chris Sale apologized to the fans and ... wait, quick comment here. While ...more his reaction in reportedly cutting up the uniforms was childish, doesn't he sort have a point about teams emphasizing jersey sales over winning? If he's uncomfortable wearing the 1976 collared throwbacks, then maybe it will affect his performance. Plus, the collars are stupid. Maybe they were OK in 1896, but they were dumb in 1976 and they're dumb in 2016. Those are not throwbacks to be celebrated.

2016-07-2603:01 espn.go.com
tigers-brad-ausmus-softens-four-out-save-stance-in-must-win-against-red-sox
MLB

BOSTON -- Detroit Tigers manager Brad Ausmus has been reluctant to use closer Francisco Rodriguez in a four-out save situation ...more this season, and Ausmus has endured a hefty amount of criticism for that stance.

2016-07-2601:51 espn.go.com
while-other-contenders-clamor-for-closers-orioles-have-zach-britton
MLB

BALTIMORE -- On the same day the Cubs sold the farm to reel in Aroldis Chapman, the Baltimore Orioles sat back and relaxed ...more as Zach Britton went out there and did his job. Again.

2016-07-2601:58 espn.go.com
the-night-before-bullpen-changes-the-cubs-other-new-lefty-struggles
MLB

CHICAGO -- On Tuesday night, the Chicago Cubs' bullpen will have a whole new feel as lefty Aroldis Chapman will don a Cubs ...more uniform for the first time. And while the team hasn’t blown a ton of saves this year, it still doesn’t feel right on the back end just yet.

2016-07-2602:20 espn.go.com
hs-basketball-star-among-mass-shooting-victims

High school basketball star Stef'an Strawder was one of two people killed during the mass shooting early Monday morning outside ...more a Fort Myers, Florida, nightclub.

2016-07-2601:10 espn.go.com
tigers-of-martinez-elbow-to-start-rehab-stint
MLB

BOSTON -- Even if the Detroit Tigers decide to stand pat at the trade deadline, it appears they will make a big addition ...more to their lineup soon.

2016-07-2601:11 espn.go.com
drew-pomeranz-improved-but-joe-kelly-falters-in-red-sox-s-loss
MLB

BOSTON -- This time, Drew Pomeranz gave the Boston Red Sox more of what they expected when they traded for him.

2016-07-2601:22 espn.go.com
cubs-took-long-hard-look-at-aroldis-chapman
MLB

CHICAGO -- There are many layers to the deal that brought lefty Aroldis Chapman to the Chicago Cubs, starting with the team's ...more decision to trade for a player who recently served a 30-game suspension under baseball’s new domestic violence policy.

2016-07-2600:50 espn.go.com
NBA

Former NBA player and U.S. Olympian Dwight Jones died Monday, according to the University of Houston. He was 64.

2016-07-2600:56 espn.go.com
sale-apologizes-to-fans-white-sox-teammates
MLB

Chicago White Sox ace Chris Sale has apologized in his first public comments since he was given a five-game suspension over ...more an apparent dispute over the team's throwback uniforms Saturday, saying winning was -- and remains -- at the center of his actions.

2016-07-2523:59 espn.go.com
mills-26-former-s-miss-star-shot-and-killed

Former Southern Mississippi forward Jonathan Mills, 26, was shot and killed Monday afternoon in Chicago, near the high school ...more where he once starred, police said

2016-07-2523:09 espn.go.com
rovell-hof-goofs-by-not-including-griffey-jr-s-upper-deck-card
MLB

Three baseball cards stand apart as the unquestioned most iconic pieces of cardboard ever printed: the T206 Honus Wagner, ...more the first card whose print run was cut short and whose value soared into the millions; the 1952 Topps Mickey Mantle rookie, the true beginning of baseball cards as a piece of Americana; and the 1989 Upper Deck Ken Griffey Jr. rookie, the No. 1 card in the first card set that signaled the beginning of baseball cards as an investment.

2016-07-2522:43 espn.go.com
cubs-rondon-ok-ceding-closer-job-to-chapman
MLB

CHICAGO -- Former Chicago Cubs closer Hector Rondon is on board with his team acquiring lefty flamethrower Aroldis Chapman ...more from the New York Yankees and is willing to pitch in the seventh or eighth inning or "whenever" manager Joe Maddon wants him.

2016-07-2522:31 espn.go.com
collins-came-out-to-clintons-before-si-article
NBA

Jason Collins, the first active male athlete in the four major U.S. team sports to come out as gay, addressed the Democratic ...more National Convention on Monday night and revealed that he disclosed his sexual orientation to the Clinton family before going public.

2016-07-2522:49 espn.go.com
jaguars-open-stadium-to-15k-pokemon-go-fans
NFL

JACKSONVILLE, Fla. -- When the Jacksonville Jaguars decided to have a Pokemon Go event at EverBank Field on Monday night, ...more they set a modest goal of having 10,000 people trying to catch characters throughout the stadium.

2016-07-2522:54 espn.go.com
MLB

MIAMI -- The Marlins have placed left-handed pitcher Wei-Yin Chen on the 15-day disabled list with a left elbow strain.

2016-07-2521:00 espn.go.com
yankees-bench-a-rod-for-series-against-astros
MLB

HOUSTON -- The New York Yankees have already decided to bench Alex Rodriguez against most righties. Now, he is not starting against a lefty.

2016-07-2521:08 espn.go.com
waiters-heat-agree-to-2-year-deal-source-says
NBA

Dion Waiters has been looking for a team that can offer him a prominent scoring role.

2016-07-2516:01 espn.go.com