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Source: Wainwright likely out rest of season

Cardinals ace Adam Wainwright is expected to miss the rest of the 2015 season due to an Achilles injury he suffered Saturday while stumbling out of the batter's box, a source told Jim Bowden.


Scherzer, injured batting, says NL needs DH

Max Scherzer, who could miss his next start for the Washington Nationals with a sprained thumb, says the National League would be better served if pitchers weren't asked to bat.

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Mel Kiper and Todd McShay

Kiper vs. McShay: Three-round mock draft

Mel Kiper and Todd McShay play GM for all 32 NFL teams, alternating mock draft picks for the first three rounds of the 2015 draft.


Wainwright out for the season with Achilles injury

Jerry Crasnick has the latest on Cardinals ace Adam Wainwright, who is expected to miss the rest of the season with an Achilles injury, which he suffered Saturday night while stumbling out of the batter's box.


Playoff buzzer-beaters

Check out the past four NBA playoff game-winning buzzer-beaters, including ones from LeBron James when he was a member of the Miami Heat and Bucks' Jerryd Bayless' winner against the Bulls.

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What's next for the Pelicans? After New Orleans' early exit from the playoffs, Marc Stein identifies the key questions surrounding Anthony Davis & Co.

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Burnside: Where do Penguins go from here?

In spite of having two of the best players in the world in captain Sidney Crosby and Evgeni Malkin, the Penguins must figure out how they can prevent even further erosion.

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Unbelievable. Paul Aguilar strikes for America. Top class goal in the 16th. Chivas 0-1 America.

david b. thorpe @coachthorpe

John Wall's fire is becoming my favorite thing to watch this postseason. Reminds me of Magic inspiring Byron Scott to play more aggressively

Well played, Mauer

Joe Mauer hit a 2-run triple in the top of the 11th to give the Twins a 4-2 lead over the Mariners. It's just Mauer's 3rd triple over the past 3 seasons. Follow live

Clippers' Ekpe Udoh is always polite

After Matt Barnes spit on the court, teammate Ekpe Udoh grabbed a towel and cleaned up the mess. What else would you expect from an NBA player who hosts a book club on Twitter?


Pierre LeBrun @Real_ESPNLeBrun

Ever sine opening the game with a 6-0 shots lead, the Habs have been outshot 25-8....Price looks ultra-cool tonight, the expected bounceback

J.A. Adande @jadande

Only thing worse for TOR than Pierce daggering them out of the playoffs would be him cackling on the bench in a sweep-completing blowout


Chivas have gone 456 minutes without conceding a goal in the Liga MX in the Estadio Omnilife this season.

Súper Clásico: Chivas vs. América

Chivas can move back into sole possession of first place in Liga MX with a win over its rival, but América, the defending champion, has won 4 of the last 6 meetings in the series. Follow live

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Final: Pirates 8, Diamondbacks 0

Francisco Liriano was a bit wild, walking 6 batters in 6.1 innings. He also had 7 K's and didn't allow a run, helping Pittsburgh win its 5th straight game. Box score


Game 4 could be Aldridge's last as Blazer

With Portland on the verge of playoff elimination, LaMarcus Aldridge's free agency status is on the horizon. But Damian Lillard isn't concerned: “I don’t have any reason to believe why he wouldn’t be back here." Teammates aware

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No goal for Senators

It looked like Ottawa had finally gotten on the scoreboard, but the referee had whistled the play dead before the Sens poked the puck past Carey Price. Montreal stays ahead 1-0 midway through the 2nd period. Follow live

Final: Astros 7, Athletics 6

The unbelievable Astros have won 3 straight, 8 of their last 10 and are still atop the AL West after coming from behind to beat the A's in Oakland. Box score


Wizards starters start hot

The Wizards didn't get a single point from their bench in the first quarter, but they're probably just fine with that after a 36-point outburst from the starters in the frame. Washington scored 13 points in transition and leads Toronto by 14. Follow live

Gattis loves seeing bases loaded

For the 2nd time today, Evan Gattis has hit a bases-loaded double. This one in the top of the 9th inning has given the Astros a 7-6 lead over the Athletics. Gattis, who came in with 1 RBI in 15 games this season, has 4 RBI's today. Follow live

Final: Red Bulls 1, Galaxy 1

The Red Bulls (3-0-3) remain the only unbeaten team in MLS as they draw with the visiting Galaxy. Los Angeles' Bradford Jamieson scored his first MLS goal in the game. Stats

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A no-good, very bad series for Kyle Lowry

Forget assist-to-turnover ratio; Lowry is struggling with his assist-to-fouls ratio against the Wizards. So far in the series, Lowry has 16 personal fouls and just 15 assists.

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Gordon flies into stands for catch

Royals OF Alex Gordon had a close encounter with White Sox fans in the 6th inning of Chicago's 5-3 win. We're not sure how he held onto this one.