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Vitale: Weekly stock watch

6/28/2010
Landon Donovan and Tim Howard led the U.S. to an epic victory over Algeria in World Cup play. Phil Cole/Getty Images

STOCK UP

John Wall went No. 1 in the 2010 NBA draft.

Edwin Jackson threw a no-hitter against his former team, the Tampa Bay Rays.

• The Milwaukee Bucks acquired Corey Maggette and Chris Douglas-Roberts before the draft.

• Landon Donovan's game-winning goal against Algeria was an instant classic. Unfortunately, the U. S. lost to Ghana in the round of 16.

John Isner won 70-68 in the fifth set at Wimbledon. Unfortunately, he lost in the next round.

Josh Hamilton has been on fire for the Texas Rangers.

• Despite losing on Sunday, the White Sox are 11-1 in their last 12 games.

STOCK DOWN

• Italy and France, both World Cup finalists in 2006, were knocked out of the group stage this time around.

• England and the U. S. fell in the round of 16.

Carlos Zambrano was suspended indefinitely by the Cubs for his outburst in the dugout.

• Lady Gaga did not behave in an appropriate manner at a recent Mets game.

• Tennis player Victor Hanescu was fined for spitting at fans at Wimbledon.

• Cincinnati Reds infielder Brandon Phillips was charged with reckless driving.

• Detroit Lions president Tom Leiwand was accused of driving while impaired.