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10hEric Karabell

Gallo's magical debut changes nothing

Eric Karabell examines the debut of Joey Gallo, and writes why fantasy owners should temper long-term expectations. He compares Gallo to Kris Bryant.

4hMatt Marrone

MLB's all-time best debuts

For some, it's a sign of greatness to come; for others, it remains their finest moment in the sun. Here are a few of the most remarkable debuts in MLB history.

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4hRyan McGee

McGee: Family fuels Pocono's turnaround

Pocono Raceway was written off as a throwback -- a quirky family-owned track whose time had passed. But those same qualities made it stand out among the sport's cookie-cutters, Ryan McGee writes.

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Lightning have 1-0 lead after 1

Tampa Bay's Alex Killorn scored on a nifty backhand to give the Lightning a 1-0 advantage. The Eastern Conference champs out-shot the Blackhawks 10-7 in the first 20 minutes. Follow live


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Mike Leake's no-hit bid ends after 6 2/3 innings with a Maikel Franco single to center. There has yet to be a no-hitter in 2015.

Leake's no-hit bid ends in 7th inning

Maikel Franco hit a sharp single up the middle to end Mike Leake's no-hit bid at 6 2/3 innings. The Reds lead the Phillies 2-0 heading into the eighth. Follow live

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Blackhawks have been behind a step and a half in the first period but get a chance to get even with late cross-checking penalty to Garrison.

Scott Powers @ESPNChiPowers

Hawks have had periods where they've lacked shots on net, but mostly been because shots were blocked. Just haven't had possession tonight.

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Benches clear in Cubs-Marlins game when Junior Lake taunts Marlins dugout after hitting a home run.

Trumbo's on-base troubles

Only three players in baseball have a lower OBP since 2011 than Mark Trumbo (min. 2000 PA). He'll join the Mariners, who have the 4th-worst OBP in the majors and have scored the third-fewest runs in the majors this season.

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Terrific play by Alex Killorn with the backhand deflection of a Anton Stralman point shot. Bolts take first lead of finals at 4:31.

Lightning strike first

Alex Killorn redirects the puck with a backhand to give Tampa Bay a 1-0 lead. The Lightning are 9-0 when scoring first in the playoffs. Follow live

Leake has Phillies hitless through 5

Reds SP Mike Leake has struck out 5 and allowed just one base runner via a walk, while Brandon Phillips has driven in the only runs with a 2-run single in the fourth. Follow live

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Good news for Florida is a 3-0 lead with Haeger in the circle. Small solace for Michigan is first team to score is 1-2 all time in Game 3.

Trumbo brings power to Safeco

Mark Trumbo should hit plenty of homers following his trade to the Mariners, but what position will he play, and who takes his place in the Diamondbacks' lineup?