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MLB

Colleagues Turned Rivals: Cora, Boone Flashback On ESPN

Before the Red Sox and Yankees square off on Sunday Night Baseball (8 p.m. ET, ESPN), revisit the opposing managers…
ESPN Stats and Information

More than meets the eye: ESPN helps Library of Congress launch “Baseball Americana”

As the exhibit opens today, Front Row concludes its five-part series featuring the research ESPN Stats and Information Group provided…
Tennis

“We knew we were right in the middle of history and we could see no end in sight”

Hannah Storm revisits anchoring ESPN coverage of the Wimbledon 2010 marathon Isner-Mahut match that spanned three days. ESPN2 re-airs the…
ESPN Stats and Information

More than meets the eye: ESPN helps Library of Congress launch “Baseball Americana”

Part 3 of 5: The final season of three-time unanimous Cy Young winner, former Dodgers great Sandy Koufax is featured.
ESPN Stats and Information

More than meets the eye: ESPN helps Library of Congress launch “Baseball Americana”

The first intercollegiate baseball game, played between Williams and Amherst on July 1, 1859, was followed by a chess match…
ESPN

ESPN Deportes’ Mario Kempes celebrates 40th anniversary of his World Cup heroics

Forty years ago today, ESPN Deportes soccer analyst Mario Kempes led Argentina to World Cup glory. He revisits that glorious…
ESPN Deportes

Mario Kempes, analista de ESPN Deportes, celebra el 40 aniversario de su triunfo en la Copa Mundial

Hace cuarenta años, el analista de fútbol de ESPN Deportes Mario Kempes lideró a Argentina en la Copa Mundial. Hoy…
ESPN History

#TBT: Revisit LeBron James’ 2003 NBA Draft night on ESPN

Where's LeBron's NBA Draft night white suit, circa 2003, these days? Revisit King James' NBA entry via vintage ESPN video.
ESPN History

“Never . . . did I think I would be part of a company that put my hometown on the map”

ESPN salutes Bristol, Conn., native Cheryl Therriault, our longest-tenured employee, who retires Friday after more than 39 years.
ESPN

Detroit’s Mumford High Hails The Undefeated’s Jemele Hill

ESPN's Jemele Hill long has supported her high school; this week, Detroit's Mumford High honored her.
Watch This

#TBT: Relive Mike Breen’s title-clinching NBA Finals calls for Cavs-Warriors

See history being made tonight when the 2018 NBA Finals Game 1 tips off between the Warriors and Cavs (ABC,…
ESPN

What a ride! Indy 500 ends its long run with ABC on Sunday

The Indy 500 will air on ABC Sunday for the 54th consecutive year – and the final time for now.…
Journalism

“It’s been a long time coming – too long – but I’m encouraged because I’m the first”

The Undefeated's Lisa Wilson is on track to become the first African-American woman to be APSE president
Announcements

ESPN EVP & CFO, Christine Driessen, to retire in January 2019

Christine Driessen, ESPN’s EVP & CFO, will retire in January 2019, President James Pitaro announced today.