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Tennis: Wimbledon

Noon,. Channel 6

It’s all taped. The All-England Club’s credo is never on Sunday. Guess some of the Puritans didn’t catch the boat.

MLB: Braves at Marlins

1 p.m., TBS

Florida is due to buy another World Series championship in 2009.

MLB: Rangers at Red Sox

2 p.m., NESN

Do a Google search for “damned lies and statistics” and you’ll find this: Until Tuesday’s stumble at Seattle, Julian Tavarez hadn’t lost a game since May 11.

NASCAR: Lenox Industrial Tools 300

2:30 p.m., TNT

Three hundred laps take about three hours. Nine miles from the NHIS exits to I-93 after the race: three-and-a-half, at least.

Golf: U.S. Women’s Open

3 p.m., Channel 6

This thing’s being played at a North Carolina club called Pine Needles. I’ve hacked around a dozen joints in Maine that should have trademarked that name 50 Octobers ago.

Classic Boxing: Bowe-Golota II, 1996

4 p.m., ESPN

If you’re a guy and you didn’t feel stabbing pains in the family jewels just from my bringing up this bout, you’re clearly not a fight fan.

MLB: Twins at Tigers

8 p.m., ESPN

Justin Verlander is about to dethrone Johan Santana as baseball’s most overrated pitcher.