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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)

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.

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.

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

Adam Rubin ESPN Staff Writer 

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

Mattingly proud of team in aftermath of tragedy (0:43)

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.

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.