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Jordan Raanan ESPN Staff Writer 

WR Victor Cruz had another solid day of practice. He caught passes on his first three snaps of live team drills. He also caught a touchdown pass in a red zone drill later in practice. Cruz appears on pace to play against the Jets on Saturday.

Andrew Marchand ESPN Senior Writer 

Gary Sanchez is back behind the plate for the Yankees. He was the DH last night.

Boeheim's comments a criticism of Melo's supporting casts (2:01)
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A rare feat for Robert Gsellman

Making his MLB debut on Tuesday, Gsellman relieved an injured Jonathon Niese in the first inning and earned the win with 3 2/3 scoreless innings. The only other pitcher in the modern era (since 1900) to earn a win in his MLB debut as a relief pitcher who entered the game in the first inning was John Montefusco on Sept. 3, 1974, per the Elias Sports Bureau.

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August is CC Sabathia's month

With the win on Tuesday, Sabathia improved his career record in August to 49-18 (.731). Per the Elias Sports Bureau, only two pitchers in MLB history have a higher career win percentage in August than him (min. 50 decisions): Tim Hudson (43-12, .782) and Lefty Gomez (39-14 .736).

Gooden: 'I'm feeling great' (0:27)
Luke Weaver plays monkey see monkey do with teammates (0:15)

Jordan Raanan ESPN Staff Writer 

John Mara says accusation made against Giants they made blackmail attempt disappear is "completely ridiculous."

Jordan Raanan ESPN Staff Writer 

John Mara addressing the Josh Brown situation. He says Giants were in fact aware of allegations and arrest. Nothing has happened since to change their opinion on this since he was re-signed.

Rich Cimini ESPN Staff Writer 

Also new at MetLife Stadium for Jets games: There will be a larger-than-life Joe Namath bobble head on display at one of the plazas outside the stadium. It will depict the iconic image of Namath jogging off the field at Super Bowl III, waving the No. 1 sign.

Rich Cimini ESPN Staff Writer 

Here's "The Jumbo Jet" breakfast sandwich: Sausage, cheese, fried egg, potato pancake on a bagel. Available this season for Jets games at MetLife Stadium. Eat your heart out, Darren Rovell.

Rich Cimini ESPN Staff Writer 

The Jets unveiled new food items today at MetLife Stadium. Check this out: A seafood tower with oysters, shrimp, lobster salad, crab claws and oyster crackers.

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Odell Beckham Jr. keeps turning heads

Beckham ranked 21st last year after just one NFL season, but he climbed even higher this time around. Only two wideouts finished above OBJ, and we're guessing you know who they are. #NFLRank: 25-1

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Justin Ruggiano doesn't get cheated

Ruggiano got all of one off Cardinals starter Jaime Garcia on Tuesday for a 450-foot home run. The blast was the second longest in his last eight seasons, per ESPN's Home Run Tracker.

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Ellsbury leads the way for New York

Jacoby Ellsbury's home run on Tuesday -- his sixth of the season -- stood as the game-winner in the Yankees' 5-1 win. The blast traveled 395 feet, per ESPN's Home Run Tracker.

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Tuesday's longest home runs

Justin Ruggiano isn't known for hitting long home runs, but he did just that against the Cardinals. Meanwhile, notable sluggers like Chris and Khris Davis also went deep on Tuesday.

Boeheim on Carmelo: 'He's unlikely to win an NBA title' (0:53)
Golic unfazed by Norman's warning to OBJ (1:58)

1927 Yankees diary

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    "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.