Newly minted D-League head coach Coby Karl is following in the footsteps of his dad, George Karl, and former coach and boss, Phil Jackson.
New York Teams
Yoenis Cespedes get all of one
Cespedes launched a 440-foot blast off Tom Koehler on Tuesday that marks the longest homer by a Met at Marlins Park in over three years, per ESPN's Home Run Tracker.
Austin sure knows when to hit them out
Like his first three homers, No. 4 of Tyler Austin's career was a go-ahead shot for the Yankees off David Price on Tuesday. The blast traveled just 347 feet to right field, per ESPN's Home Run Tracker.
Tuesday's longest home runs
Miguel Cabrera hit yet another home run that traveled over 440 feet, but he was bested on Tuesday by a player with just six homers in 100 games this season -- Eduardo Escobar. Yoenis Cespedes also reached 440 feet on his blast.
Yankees won't be losers this year
They might not make the postseason, but the Yanks will run their streak of non-losing seasons to 24 after beating the Red Sox for win No. 81. What we learned Tuesday
If Eli Manning had seen Odell Beckham Jr. come wide open on two fourth-quarter plays, the Giants would likely be 3-0.
Mike Rodak ESPN Staff Writer
Bills have signed offensive lineman Michael Ola from the Giants' practice squad to fill their vacant 53-man roster spot.
Brandon Marshall began mentoring Austin Seferian-Jenkins after the tight end was arrested for DUI last Friday, before the Jets claimed him on waivers.
Some players roar into free agency, while others see their chance to cash in slip away. Who has helped and hurt themselves most?
New York Giants center Weston Richburg has been fined $12,000 for taunting, a source told ESPN's Adam Schefter.
The Jets may catch a break if Russell Wilson, so dangerous outside the pocket, is limited by his sprained MCL.
The Giants face a tough test against the Vikings, but they might have an edge with Olivier Vernon going against second-year tackle T.J. Clemmings.
Russell Wilson is still banged up and will have to deal with Leonard Williams and one of the most talented defensive fronts in the NFL.
Wednesday's Morning Briefing recaps the Mets' big win over the Marlins and looks ahead at the rubber game of their three-game series.
The latest notes, updates and analysis on the Knicks from around the web.
With blowout wins for all three contenders on Tuesday, let's lay out the scenarios for a potential three-way tie for the NL wild card.
David Ortiz wasn't happy with his performance in Boston's loss and didn't like all the trips to the mound by Yankees catcher Gary Sanchez. "They tricked me tonight. Too much talking," he said.
The Mets kept their lead over the Cardinals and Giants in the NL wild-card race as they slugged out a win over the Marlins on Tuesday.
ESPN Stats and Information
Noah Syndergaard beat the Marlins in a different way than he usually does. Syndergaard won with called strikes. He got called strikes on 47 percent of taken pitches, the 2nd-highest called strike rate in his career. Syndergaard repeatedly painted the outside corner (52 percent called strike rate, best in any start in his career). Marlins hitters went 2-for-14 against his fastball (opponents were 13-for-37 in his previous 3 starts)
Usually a season that ends before the playoffs is looked at as a failure by the Yankees, but the youth movement might ultimately render 2016 a success.
Adam Rubin ESPN Staff Writer
Lucas Duda may end up being a postseason contributor after all. His playing time is increasing, and he produced a three-run double Tuesday. Duda had missed four months with a stress fracture in his lower back.
"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.