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CLEVELAND ROCKS TONITE

By Marc Lawrence — When Zach Plesac and the Indians take on the Spencer Howard and the Rangers at Progressive Field in Cleveland this evening

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MLB STAT OF THE DAY

By Marc Lawrence — Give It A Rest. Texas pitcher Jordan Lyles has lost the money in 18 of his 20 career team-starts during July,

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MLB STAT OF THE DAY

By Marc Lawrence — Texas Rangers hurler Jordan Lyles is 1-18 in his 19 career team-starts during the month of July. He is also 0-4

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MLB STAT OF THE DAY

By Marc Lawrence — Houston is 22-4 in its last 26 games against Baltimore, including 11-1 at home. Meanwhile, Astros hurler Zack Greinke is 18-4

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STILL HAPPENING IN VEGAS

By Marc Lawrence — Just five years ago the NHL owners unanimously approved the Las Vegas expansion bid, giving birth to the most immediately successful

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MLB STAT OF THE DAY

By Marc Lawrence — And this is the way the cookie crumbles… Houston’s Zack Greinke is 22-6 in his last 28 team-starts during June. He

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MLB STAT OF THE DAY

By Marc Lawrence — No reason to be sorry. Houston Astros pitcher Zack Greinke and June go together like chocolate and peanut butter. That’s because

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NOT JOSHING, NO-HADER

By Marc Lawrence — This nugget from Jayson Stark of The Athletic: It’s sometimes hard to believe that Milwaukee’s Josh Hader is is a real

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PICKING UP THE PIECES

By Marc Lawrence — COVID-19, and its impact upon the MLB schedule, remains the story of 2020. By ESPN’s count, there have been 39 games

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BEWARE OF SLOW STARTS

By Marc Lawrence — Anybody can get off to a bad start: Statistically, April was the worst month of Babe Ruth’s career. (He’d have been

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CFB UGLINESS BEGINS

Marc Lawrence — It’s no longer a football season on the brink. With the Big Ten and Pac-12’s decision to postpone sports this fall, including

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OPERATION WARP SPEED

By Marc Lawrence — Coming off a disastrous 2018 campaign, PAC-12 needed a makeover last season, the likes of which not even Joan Rivers’ plastic

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