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Added cornerback Tony Lippett: I don’t pay attention to it. All we can control is what we can control.

I stay away from it, said tackle Eric Smith. That way you never get boosted up or get your feelings hurt.

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Former Arizona Cardinals quarterback Ryan Lindley is returning to his alma mater to serve on the team’s coaching staff.
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While it would be tempting to offer Thomas a fully guaranteed contract like Kirk Cousins got from the Vikings this offseason, this extension would push the Texas native near the top of the safety market while protecting the Chargers with the last $10 million in guaranteed money tied to injuries.

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Whatever tweaks the Nationals ace made to his delivery worked as he shut down the Orioles with one of his best outings of the season.
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The adjustment, wherein Scherzer decided to lower his hands and move them away from his face ever-so-slightly, wasn’t a major one. In fact, it was barely noticeable to anyone not named Max Scherzer. Nevertheless, it was a tweak the kind of thing a pitcher resorts to when things aren’t going well.

From the inside looking out, it was high time to play tweak-a-boo.

What followed was a pair of vintage Scherzer outings: a 12-strikeout gem against the Orioles in which he allowed just two hits over eight shutout innings and an overpowering start against the Tampa Bay Rays in which he had 13 punchouts and no walks, threw 81 of 99 pitches for strikes and recorded an immaculate inning (nine pitches, nine strikes, three whiffs), becoming just the fifth hurler in MLB history to accomplish the feat twice.

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The spring training quest for LeBlanc, who signed a minor-league contract with the Yankees last January, was to win an Opening Day roster spot as a long reliever. But even though he’s mostly been a big leaguer for the last decade and he’d had some good seasons, he understood he was facing long odds.

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Steven Matz injury update: Mets pitcher leaves start against Braves with left hand injury

Mets pitcher Steven Matz left his start against the Braves after three innings with discomfort in the middle finger of his pitching hand, the team announced Tuesday.

New York’s athletic trainer and manager Mickey Callaway went to the mound while Matz was throwing his warm-up pitches before the fourth inning. The trainer examined Matz’ left hand and he was then removed from the game.

Matz allowed no runs and one hit in his three innings of work. He has registered a 2-3 record and a 3.55 ERA so far this season.

Contract negotiations and pro baseball can wait.

He’s got messages to deliver in the clubhouse and stereotypes to dispel on the field.

When I go out there and take the field, I feel like I’m the biggest person out there, Madrigal said. I feel like when I look at the pitcher, I’m bigger than him, no matter his size. I’ve always tried to prepare that way. I try to practice as hard as I can, try to train as hard as I can, so when I get on the field, I’m the most confident guy out there.

If it all works as Madrigal plans, he and the Beavers will stand tall in Omaha into next week.

Hosmer’s hit in the ninth was in stark contrast to his infield single in the third off starter Chris Stratton. The ball bounced near the plate then rolled slowly down the line as third baseman Pablo Sandoval stood and watched, hoping it would go foul. It didn’t.

I didn’t even know it had a chance of staying fair, honestly, so it was kind of a surprise for me, Hosmer said. I’ll take the free knocks. I need them, that’s for sure.

Manuel Margot had two hits and two RBI as the Padres snapped a five-game skid. Travis Jankowski and Cory Spangenberg added two hits apiece.

Richard (7-6) was dominant in his third start against the Giants this season. He retired 17 straight during one stretch, allowed only two runners past second base and struck out four. The four consecutive wins mark a career high for the left-hander.

We’ve struggled the last five days so it’s good to get back on the right track, Richard said. That’s always a good thing, and to do it against the Giants here, it’s a good win.

San Diego’s bullpen made Richard’s performance hold up, but it was dicey at times.

Green used three relievers to get out of the seventh. Kirby Yates allowed a leadoff single in the eighth before setting down the next three. Brad Hand retired all three batters he faced in the ninth.

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The Saints found their veteran running back.
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According to Herbie Teope of NFL.com, the Saints are signing former Ravens running back Terrance West after today’s cattle call workout.

The Saints also took a look at Jamaal Charles and Tim Hightower, but chose West from the group.

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Baird filed for divorce two days after the alleged assault, TMZ Sports reported.

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Leave it to Oprah Winfrey to get Tom Brady to admit the end really may be near.

In an interview set to air Sunday night on Winfrey’s OWN network, the five-time Super Bowl champion and reigning NFL MVP said he now thinks about retirement more than he ever has.

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Green was so upset with West after a call he didn’t agree with in the fourth inning he chucked his hat at the man prompting his ejection.

West was cordial after the toss by Green and actually handed the man his hat back.

San Francisco offensively has raised its big-play quotient around Garoppolo, but its defense will need to limit those kinds of pass plays and increase its takeaway potential after recording only 10 interceptions last season.

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Adrian Houser, a Brewers reliever, finished his warm ups and then yakked behind the mound.

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There are only a couple reasons a Jones holdout would make sense. He could be looking to strike while the iron is hot and sneak in a raise, or he might want better cash flow in his contract.

Jets signing J.J. Wilcox to replace Rontez Miles (knee)

Jets safety Rontez Miles is out three-to-four months after having surgery to repair a torn meniscus in his knee, according to NFL Network.

To replace him, the Jets are signing free agent safety J.J. Wilcox, a league source confirmed.

Miles was the Jets’ fourth safety, behind starters Jamal Adams and Marcus Maye. Terrence Brooks was the Jets’ No. 3 safety even before Miles’ injury. Miles was a strong special teams contributor for the Jets, who now need depth at safety, which is why they are signing Wilcox.

Wilcox was a third-round draft pick by the Cowboys in 2013. He started 29 games for them from 2014-15, but he has otherwise been a backup, which will be his role with the Jets. He was with the Steelers last season. He has six career interceptions.

What to make of all this? It’s pretty simple and goes to what Bennett said.

I know Jimmy G is gonna need a big play receiver this year at some point, Owens said. Let’s make it happen. #StayReady #VetMin.

Jimmy G has Pierre Garςon and Marquise Goodwin as the team’s starting receivers. Owens last played in 2010, but he hasn’t given up on his desire to return to action.

Whether Owens is on an NFL team or not, he’ll be on the cover of the Madden 19 Hall of Fame edition.

They need him to play well. He was great in college, but we have no idea who he is as an NFL player because of his shin injury. We’re going to learn a lot about both him and the Raiders secondary in 2018.

Quarterbacks separate themselves on third downs. On the money down, Carson Wentz had the second-highest completion percentage in the league in 2017, per the Washington Post. He was only behind Jimmy Garoppolo, who threw 71 fewer passes on third downs than Wentz.

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So where does that leave Mychal Kendricks, who officially signed with the Browns on Monday?

We’ll start him out in the middle, Browns coach Hue Jackson said Tuesday, via Mary Kay Cabot of the Cleveland Plain Dealer. As you know, [defensive coordinator] Gregg [Williams] plays a lot of different packages so he’ll be a little bit at every place. He’s very bright. He can learn it all. When he walks out there, he’ll start in the middle.

Kendricks, who was released by the Eagles on May 22, sat out practice Tuesday while recovering from minor ankle surgery in March. Collins also didn’t participate while recovering from surgery last season to repair a torn MCL.

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Betts finished 1 for 5 in his return from the disabled list and was lifted in the bottom of the 11th.

Betts had been sidelined since May 27 with an abdominal strain. He missed the Mack Hollins Jersey Red Sox’ past 14 games, with the club going 8-6 in that time.

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Rajai Davis hit reliever Louis Coleman’s first pitch of the eighth for his first homer of the season, tying the game at 2.

Cleveland’s best chance in extra innings came in the 11th. Buck Farmer walked the first two hitters, bringing Saupold out of the dugout. Chisenhall popped up a bunt, and the next two batters couldn’t advance the runners.

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