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Updated: July 12, 2010, 3:38 PM ET
By Dick Vitale | ESPN.com

STOCK UP

The Miami Heat re-signed Dwyane Wade. Oh yeah, the team also added Chris Bosh and LeBron James!

Spain won its first-ever World Cup.

The Texas Rangers picked up Cliff Lee from Seattle.

Paul Goydos shot a record-tying 59 at the John Deere Classic

The White Sox have won eight straight games.

The Tampa Bay Rays are 8-1 in their last nine games.

The Phillies swept the Reds in a series.

STOCK DOWN

Falcons linebacker Robert James was suspended the first four games of 2010 for violating the NFL policy on performance-enhancing substances.

Phil Mickelson missed the cut at the Scottish Open.

The Pirates have lost six straight games.

Two University of Georgia football players and three University of Tennessee football players ran into legal trouble.

The Tulsa Shock have lost 11 straight games.

Dick Vitale

College Basketball analyst
Dick Vitale, college basketball's top analyst and ambassador, joined ESPN during the 1979-80 season. His thorough knowledge of the game is brought forth in an enthusiastic, passionate style. Vitale also contributes columns to ESPN.com.