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Pitcher to watch: Noah Syndergaard

Syndergaard will take the mound for the first time after a bout with strep throat on Tuesday against a Marlins team that might be emotionally drained from Monday's contest. How will he fare? Schoenfield: Daily wild-card watch (Insider)

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Kellerman: OBJ needs to get temper tantrums under control (1:51)
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Monday's longest home runs

Mark Teixeira's longest home run in his last six seasons -- a 437-foot blast -- paced the competition on Monday. Mike Trout's 29th homer wasn't far behind, while Robinson Cano's 419-footer was his first of two homers against the Astros.

Jordan Raanan ESPN Staff Writer 

Things are about to get real for the Giants. Their next five opponents have a combined 13-2 record. Their next two games are in primetime in Minnesota and Green Bay.

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Clark on OBJ: 'He is a distraction, period!' (0:46)
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Lin: I always wanted to be a leader

Jeremy Lin has spent his NBA career looking for a chance to lead, and he may have finally found it as the starting point guard for the Nets.

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Tempers flare as Yankees rally past Blue Jays (1:13)
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Emotional Marlins defeat Mets (0:55)
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Carmelo 'has never played with a guy' like Rose (0:54)
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Lin eager to play for coach Atkinson in Brooklyn (3:15)
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Stanton, Marlins play for Fernandez and his fans (0:55)
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Adam Rubin ESPN Staff Writer 

Bartolo Colon said he wished he had lost to Jose Fernandez instead.

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Mattingly proud of team in aftermath of tragedy (0:43)
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Adam Rubin ESPN Staff Writer 

Travis d'Arnaud said he was crying behind the plate too when Dee Gordon homered and then crossed the plate in tears.

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Marlins leave hats on mound for Fernandez (0:34)

1927 Yankees diary

  • Robert Hunt
  • Immerse yourself in the 1927 Yankees

    "The Diary of Myles Thomas" is an experiment in storytelling, a genre we're calling real-time historical fiction. Experience the Roaring Twenties through the eyes of a mediocre pitcher on the greatest baseball team of all time.