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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.

ESPN Sport Science: Big Air Body Types (2:24)


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 11-7 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

Scott Burnside @ESPN_Burnside

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.

Baseball Tonight @BBTN

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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Scott Burnside @ESPN_Burnside

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

Graham Hays @grahamhays

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.