New York Teams

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Why super teams don't win the World Series

The Cubs were baseball's best team with 103 regular-season wins, but just two teams with the outright best record in MLB's wild-card era have won it all. Why does record mean nothing in October?

Jordan Raanan ESPN Staff Writer 

Kicker Robbie Gould officially added to Giants roster this AM in place of Josh Brown (exempt list). Also don't be surprised if LS Tyler Ott added as well later today, with Zak DeOssie's ankle hurting. Kicking operation likely to have two of three new parts. New pieces had chance to practice together on Saturday morning.

The Bulls have a new leader in Butler (1:38)
Boychuk's slapper off the faceoff is a game-winner (0:24)
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Torres, Andujar have solid AFL showings

Top Yankees prospect Gleyber Torres went 2-for-4 with a run scored for the Scottsdale Scorpions in Arizona Fall League action on Friday. Fellow Yankees farmhand Miguel Andujar went 3-for-3 with two RBIs and a walk. Box score

Bruschi 'numb' to NFL's incompetence (2:13)
What does being on the Commissioner's Exempt List mean? (2:05)

Mike Mazzeo ESPN Staff Writer 

The Nets waived Yogi Ferrell to get down to 15 players. They open the regular season on Wednesday in Boston.

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Kiper: Shepard a reliable third option

While his production has dipped in recent weeks, rookie Sterling Shepard has emerged as a terrific target for the Giants alongside Odell Beckham Jr. and Victor Cruz. Kiper's rookie big board (Insider)

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Nets Waive Guard Yogi Ferrell

The Indiana University product signed with Brooklyn on Aug. 5 and appeared in three preseason games, averaging 4.3 points and 1.7 assists. The Nets' roster now stands at 15.

Jordan Raanan ESPN Staff Writer 

Odell Beckham was fined $24,309 for unsportsmanlike conduct Sunday vs. Ravens, per source, He took off his helmet during a TD celebration.

Dan Graziano ESPN Staff Writer 

Officially, the NFL has placed Giants kicker Josh Brown on the commissioner's exempt list pending further investigation of his case.

Rich Cimini ESPN Staff Writer 

The Jets' final injury report for Sunday against the Ravens: The big question is DE Muhammad Wilkerson (ankle), whose injury appears to be getting worse. He didn't practice today. My sense is he will play; it could be a pain-tolerance issue.

1927 Yankees diary

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  • 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.