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Winners and losers from draft weekend

Which teams got better and which teams got worse after a busy week of deals and drafts? Hint: the newest team came out on top, while an Original Six side took major hits.

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Sources: Cavs talked 3-way trade for George

The Cleveland Cavaliers engaged in serious three-way trade discussions leading up to the NBA draft on a deal that would have brought them Paul George from the Indiana Pacers and landed Kevin Love with the Denver Nuggets, sources told ESPN.

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Granderson's homer splashes down in McCovey Cove (0:25)
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Bruce slugs his 20th homer of the season (0:24)
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Rivera goes yard twice (0:51)
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Rangers hold off Yankees for victory (0:38)

Conforto exits after HBP

New York Mets OF Michael Conforto left Sunday's game in the sixth inning after being hit on the left wrist with a fastball from Giants P Matt Moore. Brandon Nimmo replaced Conforto in left field.

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Mets promote Tim Tebow to Advanced A League (0:55)
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Hicks twists and turns to make the catch (0:27)
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Pineda pushed around

Yankees P Michael Pineda had his stretch of home dominance come to an end Sunday as the Rangers tagged him for seven earned runs in four innings during a 7-6 loss.

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Drew Robinson smacks first career homer off Pineda (0:25)

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René Rivera's 1st career multi-HR game notched a major-league milestone: FROM ELIAS: This is the 27th consecutive day on which at least 1 MLB player had a multi-HR game, the longest such streak in MLB history. The previous record was 26 consecutive days, from May 27 to June 21, 1999.

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Sanchez mashes three-run homer to center (0:29)
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Pineda misses location on two pitches turned homers (0:56)
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Moving up: Mets promote Tebow to high-A ball

Tim Tebow has been promoted by the Mets from low-A ball to St. Lucie of the high-A league after he batted .222 with three home runs, 23 RBIs and 69 strikeouts in 212 at-bats for the Columbia Fireflies.

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Jason Williams was down for several minutes with an injury at the BIG3 game. He's limping off the court. Unfortunate.

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Big crowd outside of the Barclays Center before the opener for Ice Cube's Big3 3-on-3 league:

1927 Yankees diary

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  • 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.