New York Teams

Adam Rubin ESPN Staff Writer 

The Mets are all signing the Jose Fernandez jersey that was hanging in their dugout the past two days. They plan to present it to the Marlins.

Ian Begley ESPN Staff Writer 

Carmelo on Jeff Hornacek: "He wants us to run, he wants us to get up and down the court, he wants to play at a faster pace. I think we have a guy like Derrick (Rose), it kind of forces you to play faster. It forces you to run." The Knicks ranked bottom 10 in pace in each of the last three seasons.

Adam Rubin ESPN Staff Writer 

Here is the Mets lineup for Tuesday's 7:10 p.m. ET game at Marlins Park: Reyes 3B, Cabrera SS, Cespedes LF, Granderson CF, Bruce RF, TJ Rivera 2B, Duda 1B, R Rivera C, Syndergaard RHP

Andrew Marchand ESPN Senior Writer 

Yankees second baseman Starlin Castro is back in the Yankee lineup after being out more than a week with a hamstring injury. The Yankees will try to avoid being eliminated tonight against the Red Sox.

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Which Yankees have mastered spin rate?

Spin rate is a relatively new factor of pitching being explored, but those who do it best are finding success. Chasen Shreve is among pitchers with the least spin on changeups, allowing the offering to get more drop. Why spin rate matters (Insider)

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Which Mets have mastered spin rate?

Spin rate is a relatively new factor of pitching being explored, but those who do it best are finding success. Seth Lugo is among pitchers with the highest spin rates on curveballs, while Erik Goeddel gets more drop out of his splitter with less spin. Why spin rate matters (Insider)

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Week 4 Preview, Fantasy Play & Pick'em

Giants NFL Nation reporter Jordan Raanan and Vikings NFL Nation reporter Ben Goessling preview the Week 4 matchup, discuss their top potential fantasy play and make their game predictions.

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Cardinals' wild-card chances take a hit

A 15-2 rout at the hands of the Reds was the last thing the Cards needed on Monday. Now they are a full game behind the Giants for the second wild card. The Mets also lost, but that didn't seem so important during an emotional night in Miami.

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Week 4 Preview, Fantasy Play & Pick'em

Seahawks NFL Nation reporter Sheil Kapadia and Jets NFL Nation reporter Rich Cimini preview the Week 4 matchup, discuss their top potential fantasy play and make their game predictions.

Ian Begley ESPN Staff Writer 

Derrick Rose talking to the media after the first day of Knicks' training camp:

Ian Begley ESPN Staff Writer 

Derrick Rose on Carmelo Anthony: "My job is help him win. This is his team."

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Ian Begley ESPN Staff Writer 

Derrick Rose shooting around the perimeter after the Knicks' first training camp practice:

Ian Begley ESPN Staff Writer 

Derrick Rose and Jeff Hornacek talking after the Knicks' first training camp practice:

Ian Begley ESPN Staff Writer 

Derrick Rose shooting a weighted medicine ball after the Knicks' first training camp practice:

Ian Begley ESPN Staff Writer 

Carmelo Anthony speaking with the assembled media today at Knicks training camp:

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Ian Begley ESPN Staff Writer 

Video of Derrick Rose, Kristaps Porzingis, Courtney Lee and Sasha Vujacic shooting during training camp:

Ian Begley ESPN Staff Writer 

Knicks rookie Willy Hernangomez taking shots during the first day of training camp:

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Ellsbury finally delivers in the clutch

Jacoby Ellsbury drove in runs in the eighth and ninth innings as the Yankees rallied to win on Monday. It was the first time in Ellsbury's career of 1,117 games that he had RBIs in both the eighth and ninth innings, the Elias Sports Bureau reports.

Jordan Raanan ESPN Staff Writer 

Justin Pugh said he didn't think Odell Beckham's outburst was distracting. He's not even watching what is going on. Coach Ben McAdoo said Monday Beckham needs to become less of a distraction to himself and his teammates.

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New York falls in Power Rankings

The number of spots the Jets slid this week is equal to Ryan Fitzpatrick's Total QBR against the Chiefs, and one less than the number of interceptions he threw. Power Rankings

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Giants slip back down the rankings

A 2-0 start had Big Blue creeping toward the top 10, but Sunday's home loss brought the Giants back to earth a bit. They now rank third among NFC East teams. Power Rankings

1927 Yankees diary

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