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Why now, when he'll play, and what's next for Baker Mayfield beyond 2022

Amid a disappointing season, the defending Super Bowl champions claimed the former No. 1 draft pick off of waivers following his departure from Carolina. ... Continue Reading

Magnificent Morocco send Spain packing to reach their first World Cup quarterfinal

Morocco continue to carry the hopes of Arab and African nations after a penalty shootout win over Spain. ... Continue Reading

NBA prospect Victor Wembanyama shows versatility in Metro 92's loss

The French prospect with an 8-foot wingspan did a little bit of everything on Tuesday. ... Continue Reading

Women: Should UConn or Ohio State be the final No. 1 seed?

Tennessee and Texas are out, Louisville is clinging to a spot and the SEC and Big East each have six teams in the field. ... Continue Reading

Men: A chunk of change! 14 new teams in the field

This much movement is unusual but not unprecedented in the nonconference portion of the season. ... Continue Reading

Sources: Phils add RHP Walker for 4 years, $72M

The Phillies and right-handed pitcher Taijuan Walker have reached agreement on a four-year, $72 million contract, sources told ESPN's Jeff Passan. ... Continue Reading

Pirates win 1st MLB draft lottery, right to pick first

The Pittsburgh Pirates on Tuesday won the MLB's first-ever draft lottery and the right to the No. 1 pick in the draft next year. ... Continue Reading

Haniger to Giants; 3 years, $43.5M, sources say

The San Francisco Giants agreed to terms with outfielder Mitch Haniger, with sources telling ESPN it's a three-year, $43.5 million deal. ... Continue Reading

Sources: Bellinger, Cubs reach 1-yr., $17.5M deal

Outfielder Cody Bellinger, who has struggled for the Dodgers since his 2019 MVP season, has reached a $17.5 million deal with the Cubs, sources told ESPN. ... Continue Reading

Lane, Hall of Fame boxing referee, dies at 85

Former boxing referee and International Hall of Famer Mills Lane has passed away at the age of 85, his family announced on Tuesday. ... Continue Reading