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Ramirez first to start day after save since ’84

ARLINGTON, Texas — Tampa Bay right-hander Erasmo Ramirez became the first pitcher since 1984 to start a major league game the day after recording a save. Then he didn’t make it out of the third inning Monday night. The day after he pitched a perfect 15th inning on 12 pitches in the Rays’ 8-6

Dallas Cowboys CB Nolan Carroll arrested on DWI charge

Todd Archer ESPN Staff Writer Close Covered NFL since 1997, Cowboys since 2003 Previously covered Bengals and Dolphins Lives in Dallas area with his wife and two children Follow on Twitter Dallas Cowboys cornerback Nolan Carroll was arrested on suspici…

Pedroia flying home to undergo MRI on wrist

Scott Lauber ESPN Staff Writer Scott Lauber covers the Boston Red Sox for ESPN.com. Follow on Twitter CHICAGO — On the day one of their best pitchers proved his elbow is finally healthy again, the Boston Red Sox might have lost their heart. David Pric…

Rangers’ Beltre activated, starting vs. Rays

Associated Press ARLINGTON, Texas — Texas Rangers third baseman Adrian Beltre is finally set to start his 20th major league season. Beltre was activated from disabled list and in the lineup for Monday night’s game against Tampa Bay. He has missed the whole season so far because of a right calf strain

Aaron Judge’s latest feat of strength: Taking the MLB HR lead

Andrew Marchand ESPN Senior Writer Andrew Marchand is a senior writer for ESPNNewYork. He also regularly contributes to SportsCenter, Baseball Tonight, ESPNews, ESPN New York 98.7 FM and ESPN Radio. He joined ESPN in 2007 after nine years at the New York Post. Follow Andrew on Twitter » Follow on Twitter

GM doesn’t blame Collins for Mets’ slow start

ESPN.com news services New York Mets general manager Sandy Alderson said Monday that he doesn’t hold manager Terry Collins responsible for the team’s 21-27 start. “I’m happy with the job Terry has done under the circumstances,” Alderson told reporters. “Nobody is happy with

Sale expects ‘fun time’ vs. former teammates

Scott Lauber ESPN Staff Writer Scott Lauber covers the Boston Red Sox for ESPN.com. Follow on Twitter CHICAGO — The toughest question Chris Sale got about returning to his old stomping ground to face his former team came from his 7-year-old son, Rylan. “Are you nervous?” Sale explained that

Will Manny Machado be a Yankee in 2019?

Andrew Marchand Eddie Matz A lot can happen between now and November 2018. That’s when Manny Machado’s contract expires, sparking what’s sure to be an intense bidding war for one of the best players in the game. Will he choose to stay with the only team he has ever known, or will he opt for