1. 2010 MLB All-Star Game: Rex Hudler Promotes Volunteerism and Charity

    While many baseball fans will get wrapped up in the allure of Evan Longoria playing next to Derek Jeter on the left side of the infield or Hanley Ramirez swinging for the fences in ...

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  2. MLB Trade Rumors: Ranking the 10 Best Prospects Potentially On the Move

    When Cliff Lee was traded from Philadelphia to Seattle last December, the Mariners didn't send an All-Star to Citizens Bank Park in return. They didn't even send a fellow ace with a big contract or a 30-30 type bat...

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  3. NBA Trade Rumors: Amar'e Stoudemire and New York Knicks Agree on Max Deal

    ESPN is reporting that Amar'e Stoudemire has agreed to a five-year, $100 million contract with the New York Knicks. The 27-year-old power forward was one of the most prized free agents this summer, after averaging 23...

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  4. Patience Help New York Mets Tame Stephen Strasburg, but K-Rod Blows Save

    If absence makes the heart grow fonder, it is patience that gives a baseball team confidence. The New York Mets were able to tame Washington's uber prospect Stephen Strasburg in his ...

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  5. Wimbledon 2010: Roger Federer Loses, Draw Opens Up in Men's Semifinals

    Roger Federer crashed out of Wimbledon on Wednesday, losing to No. 12 seed Tomas Berdych 6-4, 3-6, 6-1, 6-4. It's just the third time Federer has lost on a grass court since losing at Wimbledon in 2002, incidently the last time the world's No...

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  6. New York Mets: Revisiting Five Key Questions as Midseason Approaches

    By the time the New York Mets get through with Stephen Strasburg and the Washington Nationals this weekend they will be exactly half way through their 162-game regular season schedule...

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  7. MLB Trade Deadline: How to Know You're a "Big Splash" Buyer

    July is just around the corner, and in the baseball world, that only means one thing: the MLB trade deadline...

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  8. Wimbledon 2010 Live Blog: Longest-Ever Tennis Match Ends at 70-68 After 11 Hours

    4:50 p.m. The umpire and both players are being recognised for the part they played in this historic 11:05 match by Ann Jones and Tim Henman. A fitting way to wrap up this most remarkable match...

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  9. On the Field with the New York Mets: Interviews before Batting Practice

    On Tuesday night I was fortunate enough to get the chance to speak with a number of the New York Mets about the 2010 season and their expectations for the second half of the year...

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  10. New York Mets Trade Rumors: Players Discuss Roy Oswalt and Cliff Lee

    While talk around the baseball world is whether the New York Mets will make a trade for a top-end pitcher like Cliff Lee or Roy Oswalt, the players themselves are taking somewhat of a laissez-faire approach to the whole rumor mill circus...

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  11. New York Mets: Johan Santana, Jason Bay, and Co. Share Expectations

    The New York Mets improved to 40-30 on Tuesday night, gaining ground on the Atlanta Braves and moving back to within 1.5 games back in the NL East...

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  12. David Wright and the New York Mets Eager for Carlos Beltran's Return

    Carlos Beltran will begin his minor league rehab assignment with the St. Lucie Mets tomorrow, and the atmosphere and expectations within the team can't be any higher...

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  13. Tom Seaver: The Best Pitcher Nobody Ever Talks About

    On this day 23 years ago, one of the greatest players in baseball history hung up his cleats one final time, announcing to the world that he had no more competitive pitches left in his arm...

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  14. Roger Federer Pushed To Five Sets at Wimbledon: But Who's Alejandro Falla?

    Tennis fans better start learning how to pronounce the name of Alejandro Falla, because the 26-year-old Colombian almost pulled off one of the greatest Wimbledon upsets of all time on Monday afternoon, when he took defending champion and No...

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  15. Analyzing Johan Santana's Struggles As Yankees Blank Mets, 4-0

    For the third time this season, Johan Santana served up a home run with the bases full, as C.C. Sabathia and the Yankees took the rubber game of a three-game set in the Bronx...

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  16. 2010 Wimbledon: Five Reasons Why Maria Sharapova Can Replicate 2004 Success

    It has been six years since a 17-year-old starlet named Maria Sharapova cemented her name in Wimbledon folklore by becoming the third youngest player to ever win in SW19...

    Ash Marshall Written by Ash Marshall about 4 years ago 1,128 reads 3 comments

  17. New York Mets Continue To Roll Against Yankees: Now Can You Take Them Seriously?

    People can keep telling themselves "oh, it's only one game," but soon the doubters will have to accept the fact that the New York Mets are a legitimate threat in 2010...

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  18. 2010 FIFA World Cup: How the USA Can Qualify for the Knockout Stages

    England's lackluster goalless draw against African minnows Algeria, means the USA has its World Cup fate in its own hands...

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  19. 2010 Wimbledon Draw: 10 First Round Upsets To Watch For

    The draw for Wimbledon was made on Friday morning in London, setting the stage for a fortnight of grass court action that gets underway on Monday morning...

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  20. 2010 FIFA World Cup: Power Ranking All 32 Teams After Their First Game

    1. Brazil Don’t let North Korea’s late goal fool you. Brazil is still the best team in the world, they’re still the favorites to win the World Cup, and they could ...

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  21. Mets Face Unfamiliar Foe in Cleveland, a Team Johan Santana Knows All Too Well

    The last time the New York Mets played the Cleveland Indians in Ohio, George W. Bush was in his second year of office, Emma Watson and Caroline Wozniacki weren’t even teenagers, and Sammy Sosa was still bla…no, whi…no...

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  22. 2010 FIFA World Cup: Cristiano Ronaldo's World Cup Opener in Pictures

    Cristiano Ronaldo came into the 2010 World Cup as the main attacking threat of the Portuguese, but he was largely handcuffed during his side's opener with the Ivory Coast...

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  23. MLB Prospect Profiles: Who Will Follow Stephen Strasburg to the Show?

    Stephen Strasburg has lived up to the hype in Washington through his first two starts, but don’t forget about some of the other young stars who have gotten their first taste of the Major Leagues in 2010...

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  24. FIFA World Cup 2010: Day One in Pictures

    After months of anticipation and preparation, the 2010 FIFA World Cup got underway in Johannesburg's Soccer City today...

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  25. Where Does Jonathon Niese's One-Hitter Rank in New York Mets History?

    It has now been 7,704 games for the New York Mets without a no-hitter, but Jonathon Niese came as close as any other Met in history on Thursday when he threw just the 24th one-hitter in club history...

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