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Alden Gonzalez ESPN Staff Writer
The Rams waived DB Isaiah Johnson in order to make room on the roster for DB Marqui Christian, whom they claimed off waivers from the Cardinals today. Christian is from Midwestern State, was drafted in the fifth round this year.
Doug Padilla ESPN Staff Writer
The Dodgers' 30 victories from rookie pitchers are the franchise's most since 1952, when they had 51. Jose De Leon can make it 31 when he starts Wednesday night against the Padres. Dodgers rookies are 30-23 this season in 67 starts, with an impressive 3.61 ERA.
FPI: Rams-Cardinals could be a blowout
At the moment, no team is a bigger favorite in Week 4 than Arizona, per ESPN's Football Power Index. But the Rams won in Arizona last season, making for a more intriguing matchup. FPI game rater
Dodgers beat writer Doug Padilla talks Dodgers baseball and comments on Vin Scully's farewell ceremony that is to be hosted by the San Francisco Giants this weekend.
Albert Pujols wasn't in Tuesday's lineup due to a sore foot, and Angels manager Mike Scioscia said he isn't sure if Pujols will play this week.
Outsiders: Rams are in a decent position
Football Outsiders doesn't have much faith in Los Angeles -- especially its 32nd-ranked passing game -- but the Rams' 2-1 start puts them ahead of several others in the NFC. Playoff odds (Insider)
Jantel Lavender, a six-year veteran who helped the Sparks earn a No. 2 seed in the playoffs, was named the WNBA Sixth Woman of the Year on Wednesday.
Angels could play out lease in Anaheim
Despite interest in either negotiating a new lease or moving to a new ballpark, the Halos might stand pat and do neither, team president John Carpino said. That would bind them to Angel Stadium through 2029. Los Angeles Times
Brown breaks into updated #CFBrank
UCLA LB Jayon Brown, unranked in the preseason, is No. 48 in our re-rank. Brown leads the Bruins with 33 tackles, including 23 solo. He also has a sack and 1.5 tackles for loss. Updated #CFBrank
Jackson drops in updated #CFBrank
USC's do-it-all star Adoree' Jackson, our preseason No. 21 player, falls 10 spots to No. 31. His impact has been felt on defense and special teams, but he hasn't been involved too much on offense. Updated #CFBrank
The biggest thing to watch for in the Pac-12 in Week 5 is a top-10 matchup between Washington and Stanford, but that's not all you should watch.
Kareem Abdul-Jabbar's next book will be a fond look back at his long friendship with John Wooden, the celebrated basketball coach at UCLA.
Former USC and NFL player Lendale White joins Mornings with Keyshawn, Jorge and LZ to explain how the Trojans can turn things around.
ESPN NFL analyst Herm Edwards joins Mornings with Keyshawn, Jorge and LZ to talk about the Rams quarterback situation, how Jeff Fisher can enhance Jared Goff's skill set and discusses the team's defensive focus.
In the regular season, L.A. took five of six from D.C. That was then. But when they meet in October, who will have the edge?
Newly minted D-League head coach Coby Karl is following in the footsteps of his dad, George Karl, and former coach and boss, Phil Jackson.
Aaron Donald hasn't recorded a sack this season but he's been productive, notching an NFL-leading 17 QB pressures, according to Pro Football Focus.
Some players roar into free agency, while others see their chance to cash in slip away. Who has helped and hurt themselves most?
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The Cardinals are reeling after a disappointing 1-2 start, but they've got all the weapons to mount a comeback against the Rams on Sunday.
The Dodgers are trying to balance chasing the Nationals to gain home-field advantage and getting their starters some rest before the playoffs.
Rookie Hunter Renfroe hit his first career grand slam and also had a three-run shot to drive in all the runs in the San Diego Padres' 7-1 victory against the Los Angeles Dodgers on Tuesday.