Mets-Marlins Preview (The Associated Press)

Since David Wright’s return to the lineup couldn’t spark their struggling offense, the New York Mets are left trying to avoid a three-game sweep in Miami.

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Marlins rally past Mets in ninth (The SportsXchange)

MIAMI — Maybe the breaks are starting to go the Miami Marlins’ way.

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Marlins rally to beat reeling Mets again, 2-1 (The Associated Press)

MIAMI (AP) — The punchless Miami Marlins have become last-inning dynamos.

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Minor-leaguer suspended for 50 games (The SportsXchange)

Free-agent minor-league third baseman Brandon Brown was suspended for 50 games Tuesday by Major League Baseball for violating the drug policy.

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Marlins 2, Mets 1 (The SportsXchange)

MIAMI — The Miami Marlins rallied in the ninth inning for the second straight game, beating the New York Mets 2-1 on Tuesday night.

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Eleven Years After the False Rumors About Mike Piazza, Jason Collins Comes Out (Yahoo! Contributor Network)

COMMENTARY | Not that there’s ever a good time to bring up one of the most awkward press conferences in New York Mets history, but when Sports Illustrated released its story on Jason Collins, a heartfelt piece about the 34-year-old National Basketball Association journeyman center, it brought to mind the erroneous rumors that former Mets catcher Mike Piazza might be gay — and the bizarre press conference back in 2002 that occurred on the Veterans Stadium field as a result of the false reports.

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Youkilis goes on DL for Yankees with sprained back (The Associated Press)

NEW YORK (AP) — Kevin Youkilis joined Derek Jeter, Alex Rodriguez, Mark Teixeira and Curtis Granderson on the New York Yankees’ disabled list Tuesday because of a lumbar spine sprain.

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Marlins’ Stanton expects to out for about a month (The Associated Press)

MIAMI (AP) — Miami Marlins slugger Giancarlo Stanton expects to be sidelined for about a month because of a strained right hamstring.

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Phillies-Indians Preview (The Associated Press)

It took more time than he would have liked, but Roy Halladay has gotten back to the level at which he’s accustomed to pitching.

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Marlins’ Stanton headed to DL (The SportsXchange)

Miami Marlins outfielder Giancarlo Stanton on the 15-day DL with a Grade 2 right hamstring strain.

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