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Jackson Alexander ESPN Editor 

Mets outfielder Juan Lagares left today's spring training game vs. the Braves with a left oblique strain, the team announced. Lagares departed after a third-inning groundout.

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Jackson Alexander ESPN Editor 

Bartolo Colon goes through pitcher fielding drills while Mets fans yell "We need you back!" and "Bartolo!" from the stands.

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Ian Begley ESPN Staff Writer 

The Joakim Noah 20-game suspension likely gives Willy Hernangomez a chance to start the season at center for the Knicks. Hernangomez, a rookie, has played well offensively for New York this season but has struggled at times on defense. The Knicks could also choose to play a smaller lineup with Kristaps Porzingis at center.

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Jackson Alexander ESPN Editor 

At least one Mets fan here at Champion Stadium hasn't forgotten current Braves starter Bartolo Colon.

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Jackson Alexander ESPN Editor 

Everyone's favorite Brave, Bartolo Colon, gets warmed up before Saturday's spring training game against his former team, the Mets.

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Six Nets reserves came off the bench to score at least 10 points Thursday vs. the Suns. Per the Elias Sports Bureau, the last team to have at least six subs with 10 or more points in a game was the 1989-90 Washington Bullets. (Photo by Nathaniel S. Butler/NBAE via Getty Images)

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21hChad Ford

Landing top pick won't help rebuilding Nets

Despite having won five of its past 10 games, Brooklyn is still the favorite to land the No. 1 pick in June. However, the Nets will be sending that pick to the Celtics. The NBA draft lottery takes place on May 16.

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23hRich Cimini

Jets GM says he might add rookie to QB mix

While saying it's "highly unlikely" they will add another veteran quarterback, Jets general manager Mike Maccagnan didn't rule out the possibility of adding a rookie to his stable of arms.

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Jackson Alexander ESPN Editor 

Manager Terry Collins said there's "a good chance" backup Rene Rivera -- not presumed starter Travis d'Arnaud -- will catch Noah Syndergaard on opening day. Syndergaard and d'Arnaud have struggled to control the running game.

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1927 Yankees diary

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