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  1. Could be a quiet offseason in New York

    Buster Olney

    As one small-market general manager said recently, Major League Baseball is at its strongest when the big-money teams are thriving and driving interest in the largest pools of potential customers. Parity is nice, and it's a good thing when fans in Ba...

    Blog | September 10, 2014
  2. Serena Williams Breaks Up WTA's Parity Party With US Open Win

    Melissa Isaacson

    The 18-time major champion isn't going anywhere, except maybe up. Here are six things to consider now that the 2014 Grand Slam season has come to a close.

    Story | Conversation | September 08, 2014
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  4. Chasing the Kings: Pacific Division

    Craig Custance

    In the parity-filled NHL, it's hard enough building a team that stands out from the rest. It's even harder in the Pacific Division, where the Los Angeles Kings overshadow their rivals. GM Dean Lombardi has constructed a team that is near perfect in t...

    Blog | September 02, 2014
  5. MLS W2W4: RSL wants to prove title ambitions

    ESPN Staff

    Major League Soccer

    Blog | Conversation | August 15, 2014
  6. Mailbag: TCU-Baylor, recruiting parity, BYU

    Jake Trotter

    In this week's mailbag, we discuss West Virginia and TCU in their third year in the league, the College Football Playoff and BYU yet again. To submit a future mailbag entry, simply go here. Now, on to the 'bag: Kevin H. in San Antonio, Texas...

    Blog | July 11, 2014
  7. Remaining schedules key in NL

    David Schoenfield

    An early theme of the 2014 season was parity: Through the first two months, just about every team could still sell themselves on a potential playoff chase. But the last month changed all that, especially in the National League, which has sorted itsel...

    Blog | July 09, 2014
  8. A's clearly now the World Series favorites

    David Schoenfield

    Billy Beane had to make this trade. The Oakland A's might not be in this position a year from now, let alone three years or five or 10. The A's have been the best team in baseball in this season of parity, a season without a clear title favorite. ...

    Blog | July 05, 2014
  9. Baseball in need of more run production

    Buster Olney

    The topic of parity came up Thursday on "Baseball Tonight," and Rick Sutcliffe mentioned how the sport has changed over the last decade, in the wake of the steroid era. Many, many pitchers have used performance-enhancing drugs, for sure, but the s...

    Blog | July 04, 2014
  10. Parity killing off the seller's market

    Buster Olney

    The volume of calls and text messages between general managers is growing as teams look to improve through trades, through adding help from outside of the organization. But as has been noted many times since Major League Baseball expanded its play...

    Blog | June 19, 2014
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  12. NASCAR - Chase hysteria still smoldering

    Brant James

    Parity ruled the first leg of the Sprint Cup schedule -- with seven different winners in the first seven races. But equilibrium has returned, which is good news for Chase hopefuls such as Matt Kenseth, Brant James writes.

    Story | Conversation | June 04, 2014
  13. In season of parity, one great team exists

    David Schoenfield

    Pete Rozelle would have loved this baseball season. The former longtime NFL commissioner loved parity in his league. He once publicly admitted dissatisfaction with the Pittsburgh Steelers winning three Super Bowls in five years, leading Steelers c...

    Blog | June 04, 2014
  14. Top teams struggled mightily in NCAA baseball regionals

    Eric Sorenson

    Capped by an early-morning upset of the No. 1 overall seed, only three national seeds and seven No. 1s advanced to the field of 16.

    Story | Conversation | June 02, 2014
  15. Top five recruiting jobs: Pac-12

    Erik McKinney

    While Pac-12 parity is on the rise thanks to an influx of money and dynamic coaching, all things still are not equal on the recruiting scene. The conference as a whole has more to offer recruits than ever before, but location and tradition simply can...

    Blog | May 21, 2014
  16. Little change among top ten in this week's college baseball Power...

    Eric Sorenson

    Looking for drama? Wait until next week as there was very little movement among college baseball's top teams.

    Story | Conversation | May 13, 2014
  17. Top 10 early trade candidates

    Jim Bowden

    The July 31 trade deadline is a little less than three months away. While every team is focused primarily on the draft right now, they're also realizing that because of the sport's parity and competitive balance, there could be fewer "sellers" at thi...

    Blog | May 12, 2014
  18. MLS W2W4: Portland and Houston's slow start, Union scoring woes.....

    ESPN Staff

    A selection of intriguing storylines to watch this weekend: Struggling Timbers and Dynamo look to turn things around There are no must-wins in April. Not in MLS, anyway. After all, the season is less than two months old, and in this parity-...

    Blog | April 25, 2014