You can head over here and read the long version of the affair between then-ESPN baseball analyst Steve Phillips and then-ESPN production assistant Brooke Hundley. Or you can get a pretty good idea of their very brief romance by reading their text messages. As the full story points out, this was a mostly sexless sex scandal, involving some masturbation, a little groping, and a parking-lot blow job. It would nevertheless have far-reaching effects on ESPN.

These texts were included in the case file in Hundley's suit against ESPN, portions of which can be found at the bottom of the page. In her deposition, Hundley said that she transcribed these texts. Why she included only Phillips’s texts for the first half of this transcript and included only her own texts in the second half isn’t made clear. In her transcription, a couple of texts were placed out of order. We've put them in chronological order. Down below, you can also find all the other docs we picked up from the Stamford courthouse.

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To: Brooke Hundley
From: Steve Phillips
Friday, July 31 5:50 PM

I need ur lips on me. Ur tongue licking me

To: Brooke Hundley
From: Steve Phillips
Friday, July 31 5:54 PM

Bring two towels. I am expecting a big gush or two or three

To: Brooke Hundley
From: Steve Phillips
Friday, July 31 6:25 PM

On my way now. Be there in two min

To: Brooke Hundley
From: Steve Phillips
Friday, July 31 7:23 PM

Thanks. Ur good

To: Brooke Hundley
From: Steve Phillips
Friday, July 31 7:25 PM

U r special. Have a good weekend. I will text when I can.

To: Brooke Hundley
From: Steve Phillips
Sunday, August 2 12:09 PM

Sounds great. I am ok. Dealing with guilt issues. How’s ur weekend?

To: Brooke Hundley
From: Steve Phillips
Sunday, August 2 12:25 PM

Nobody touched u the right way on ur dates.

To: Brooke Hundley
From: Steve Phillips
Sunday, August 2 12:34 PM

On treadmill now. Chat later. Be good. Tell those guys I will hold a class and teach them. By the way. Good job on me Friday.

To: Brooke Hundley
From: Steve Phillips
Sunday, August 2 12:37 PM

Ha. Bummer for him

To: Brooke Hundley
From: Steve Phillips
Sunday, August 2 12:46 PM

Threesome?

To: Brooke Hundley
From: Steve Phillips
Sunday, August 2 12:50 PM

Great idea. I want u naked

To: Brooke Hundley
From: Steve Phillips
Sunday, August 2 12:57 PM

I want to feel ur nipples on my chest

To: Brooke Hundley
From: Steve Phillips
Sunday, August 2 12:57 PM

Yes really really good. Girls were into it with each other too. Great time

To: Brooke Hundley
From: Steve Phillips
Sunday, August 2 1:16 PM

Home on mon and tues. In by 4pm wed

To: Brooke Hundley
From: Steve Phillips
Sunday, August 2 1:42 PM

Yes it is. Family with me in ny and boston next week.

To: Brooke Hundley
From: Steve Phillips
Sunday, August 2 2:02 PM

We will see. Just bear with me. I am dealing with guilt issues.

To: Brooke Hundley
From: Steve Phillips
Sunday, August 2 2:37 PM

I was a ball player. Hanging out with one girl and she had a friend.

To: Brooke Hundley
From: Steve Phillips
Sunday, August 2 2:54 PM

U made me explode. Good chemistry for sure

To: Brooke Hundley
From: Steve Phillips
Sunday, August 2 4:37 PM

Ha. Always like to see a nice dress so I can picture touching u. Sorry I dozed off now rushing to ballpark.

To: Brooke Hundley
From: Steve Phillips
Sunday, August 2 6:24 PM

Thanks Sexy

To: Brooke Hundley
From: Steve Phillips
Sunday, August 2 10:21 PM

Ha. Bad girl


To: Brooke Hundley
From: Steve Phillips
Monday, August 3 [no time listed]

Almost home. See u wed.

To: Brooke Hundley
From: Steve Phillips
Wednesday, August 5 3:40 PM

I am here.

To: Brooke Hundley
From: Steve Phillips
Wednesday, August 5 4:16 PM

Where should i meet u

To: Brooke Hundley
From: Steve Phillips
Wednesday, August 5 4:24 PM

I have meeting at 4:30. I have SC taping at 540. Maybe on way to that?

To: Brooke Hundley
From: Steve Phillips
Wednesday, August 5 4:34 PM

Can meet u by bridge from build 3 to2

To: Brooke Hundley
From: Steve Phillips
Wednesday, August 5 5:31 PM

On way

To: Brooke Hundley
From: Steve Phillips
Wednesday, August 5 5:35 PM

R u kidding me with that dress. Wow

To: Brooke Hundley
From: Steve Phillips
Wednesday, August 5 5:38 PM

I will try. Problem is I will have family waiting up or me tonight.

To: Brooke Hundley
From: Steve Phillips
Wednesday, August 5 5:43 PM

Let me just see how things are at home. We can prob do 10 min.

To: Brooke Hundley
From: Steve Phillips
Wednesday, August 5 5:43 PM

I will text when I am on way back

To: Brooke Hundley
From: Steve Phillips
Wednesday, August 5 5:54 PM

On way 2 min

To: Brooke Hundley
From: Steve Phillips
Wednesday, August 5 5:55 PM

Ha 1230ish

To: Brooke Hundley
From: Steve Phillips
Wednesday, August 5 5:57 PM

Same spot

To: Brooke Hundley
From: Steve Phillips
Wednesday, August 5 9:47 PM

Do me a favor. No Makeup and no perfume. I can’t go home with any sign of u on me. Deal?

To: Brooke Hundley
From: Steve Phillips
Wednesday, August 5 10:52 PM

I just got a really bad call frm my wife that some woman called her about me screwing someone in Bristol. I am fucked

To: Brooke Hundley
From: Steve Phillips
Wednesday, August 5 10:57 PM

What’s going on. Fuck.

To: Brooke Hundley
From: Steve Phillips
Wednesday, August 5 11:00 PM

I can’t meet tonight. I have to go now. I will be in touch

To: Brooke Hundley
From: Steve Phillips
Thursday, August 6 12:17 AM

I can’t text now. She is going to check. Bad. Really bad

To: Brooke Hundley
From: Steve Phillips
Saturday, August 8 [no time listed]

When?

To: Brooke Hundley
From: Steve Phillips
Monday, August 10 11:20 AM

Thanks for note

To: Brooke Hundley
From: Steve Phillips
Monday, August 10 6:44 PM

Wait wait wait. I have told her which means that if I get texts I have no chance of surviving. I don’t mean to be mean or cold. I am just scared and desp

To: Brooke Hundley
From: Steve Phillips
Monday, August 10 6:44 PM

Erate. I am sorry. Please understand. My life is crumbling.

To: Brooke Hundley
From: Steve Phillips
Wednesday, August 12 1:16 PM

Gh. Right?

To: Brooke Hundley
From: Steve Phillips
Wednesday, August 12 2:08 PM

We will figure something out. I am on a early mon flight into la and a red eye after the game.

To: Brooke Hundley
From: Steve Phillips
Wednesday, August 12 2:09 PM

Do me a favor and erase ur texts so whomever is snooping doesn’t read these. Someon seems like they are out to get u and me both for some reason.

To: Brooke Hundley
From: Steve Phillips
Wednesday, August 12 2:53 PM

I was juust wondering which Monday u were in la as u were in la as we r there two weeks I a row. Then I reread ur text and saw it was a week from this Monday.

To: Steve Phillips
From: Brooke Hundley
Sunday, August 16 2009 10:43 AM

Hey hot stuff how’s ur week going?

To: Steve Phillips
From: Brooke Hundley
Sunday, August 16 10:43 AM

Hey I had to know 4 next week ☺

To: Steve Phillips
From: Brooke Hundley
Sunday, August 16 11:49 AM

To church thought u were at work

To: Steve Phillips
From: Brooke Hundley
Sunday, August 16 12:27 PM

I’m visiting my brother and a show I used to work on when I lived there

To: Steve Phillips
From: Brooke Hundley
Sunday, August 16 1:53 PM

I guess I will return the outfit wish u hadn’t made me believe I was special or anything other than a cheap lay

To: Steve Phillips
From: Brooke Hundley
Sunday, August 16 1:55 PM

Maybe I should pay a vist to ur wife show her all ur texts and tell her what an asshole she married. Ur family isn’t the only person u hurt in this

To: Brooke Hundley
From: Steve Phillips
Sunday, August 16 1:56 PM

Just tried to call u

To: Steve Phillips
From: Brooke Hundley
Sunday, August 16 1:59 PM

Im sure she would love to read the one about u want your tongue inside me

To: Brooke Hundley
From: Steve Phillips
Sunday, August 16 2:01 PM

Will you talk to me please

To: Steve Phillips
From: Brooke Hundley
Sunday, August 16 2:05 PM

No

To: Steve Phillips
From: Brooke Hundley
Sunday, August 16 2:12 PM

Yeah well im sure she doesn’t know all the details about u and i. that right now i wouldn’t mind sharing with her

To: Steve Phillips
From: Brooke Hundley
Sunday, August 16 2:20 PM

U already did ur damage but u better believe your wife and I will have a chat about all this. I’m not some toy u use til u get caught then try to dispose of

To: Steve Phillips
From: Brooke Hundley
Sunday, August 16 3:00 PM

Im sorry I liked making u happy. But I can’t keep this to myself any longer

To: Steve Phillips
From: Brooke Hundley
Sunday, August 16 3:29 PM

Let me know when u have called her. Do it before the game. I’m a chance to warn her before I call. It’s the best I can do.

To: Steve Phillips
From: Brooke Hundley
Sunday, August 16 4:39 PM

Why are u acting like my texts are hard to understand. Call her and tell her anything u haven’t been honest about u owe it to her

To: Steve Phillips
From: Brooke Hundley
Sunday, August 16 11:10 PM

Sorry but someone had to tell the truth not just half the story

To: Steve Phillips
From: Brooke Hundley
Monday, August 17 4:30 PM

Why won’t u talk to me and let me explain. I listened to u yesterday even though I didn’t want to talk.


Also: The Mostly Sexless Sex Scandal That Shook ESPN


Phillips-Hundley texts


Hundley 2011 deposition (excerpt)


Hundley 2012 deposition (excerpt)


ESPN HR notes, emails, depositions


More Hundley communications with HR


ESPN motion for summary judgment (excerpt)


Hundley's revised opposition to summary motion (excerpt)