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Baltimore Sun
Iron Man in training? Manny Machado owns baseball's longest active consecutive games streakOrioles third baseman Manny Machado knows he has a long way before he even thin
Iron Man in training? Manny Machado owns baseball's longest active consecutive games streak
Baltimore Sun / Posted an hour ago
Orioles third baseman Manny Machado knows he has a long way before he even thinks about catching Cal Ripken Jr.’s consecutive games played streak. But not only is Machado the only player in the majors to play in every game this season, he owns... Read more
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The Oakland Press
Near-miss no-hit bids like Verlander’s are the ones you remember; ‘My heart was ripped out of me when I saw it hit the chalk’DETROIT >> It took Justin Verlander half of a sentence to figure out the next q
Near-miss no-hit bids like Verlander’s are the ones you remember; ‘My heart was ripped out of me when I saw it hit the chalk’
The Oakland Press / Posted 8 hours ago
DETROIT >> It took Justin Verlander half of a sentence to figure out the next question coming his way, after his near no-hitter Wednesday night. Namely, the last time he took a no-no so close. “You lost one here in the ninth—” a reporter began to... Read more
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Denver Post
DJ LeMahieu hits in each order spot for RockiesATLANTA — Perhaps the only person who wasn't surprised to see DJ LeMahieu's nam
DJ LeMahieu hits in each order spot for Rockies
Denver Post / Posted 20 hours ago
ATLANTA — Perhaps the only person who wasn't surprised to see DJ LeMahieu's name penciled in at cleanup Wednesday was the second baseman himself. And that's only because manager Walt Weiss tipped him off a couple of weeks ago. LeMahieu found himself... Read more
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Contra Costa Times Newspapers
Mariners turn tables on A'sSEATTLE -- The suddenly resurgent bats of the A's pounded out another 12 hits T
Mariners turn tables on A's
Contra Costa Times Newspapers / Posted yesterday
SEATTLE -- The suddenly resurgent bats of the A's pounded out another 12 hits Tuesday night, but it was the timing of those hits that went amiss after the first two innings of a 6-5 loss to Seattle. One night after the Mariners blew a 5-0 lead and... Read more
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Yahoo News
Jackson delivers go-ahead single in M's 6-5 win over A's SEATTLE (AP) -- Robinson Cano was doubly happy Tuesday night. Seattle's seco
Jackson delivers go-ahead single in M's 6-5 win over A's
Yahoo News / Posted yesterday
SEATTLE (AP) -- Robinson Cano was doubly happy Tuesday night. Seattle's second baseman hit his 30th double of the season among his three hits in the Mariners' 6-5 victory over the Oakland... Read more
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KHQ Spokane
Jackson Helps Push Mariners Past A's, 6-5SEATTLE (AP) -- Austin Jackson's bases-loaded, two-run single in the fifth inni
Jackson Helps Push Mariners Past A's, 6-5
KHQ Spokane / Posted yesterday
SEATTLE (AP) -- Austin Jackson's bases-loaded, two-run single in the fifth inning capped Seattle's comeback from a five-run deficit and led the Mariners a 6-5 victory over the Oakland Athletics on Tuesday night. Down 5-0 entering the fourth inning,... Read more
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Santa Cruz Sentinel
Mariners turn tables on A’sSEATTLE >> One night after the A’s rallied from a five-run deficit to beat Seat
Mariners turn tables on A’s
Santa Cruz Sentinel / Posted yesterday
SEATTLE >> One night after the A’s rallied from a five-run deficit to beat Seattle, the Mariners wiped out a five-run Oakland lead to post a 6-5 win Tuesday at Safeco Field. Nelson Cruz led off the fourth inning with his league-leading 38th home run... Read more
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Inside Bay Area
Mariners turn tables on A'sSEATTLE -- The suddenly resurgent bats of the A's pounded out another 12 hits T
Mariners turn tables on A's
Inside Bay Area / Posted yesterday
SEATTLE -- The suddenly resurgent bats of the A's pounded out another 12 hits Tuesday night, but it was the timing of those hits that went amiss after the first two innings of a 6-5 loss to Seattle. One night after the Mariners blew a 5-0 lead and... Read more
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KOMO Seattle
Jackson's 2-run single gives Mariners 6-5 win over A's SEATTLE (AP) — Austin Jackson's bases-loaded, two-run single in the fifth inn
Jackson's 2-run single gives Mariners 6-5 win over A's
KOMO Seattle / Posted yesterday
SEATTLE (AP) — Austin Jackson's bases-loaded, two-run single in the fifth inning capped Seattle's comeback from a five-run deficit and led the Mariners a 6-5 victory over the Oakland Athletics... Read more
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Contra Costa Times Newspapers
Mariners turn tables on A'sSEATTLE -- One night after the A's rallied from a five-run deficit to beat Seat
Mariners turn tables on A's
Contra Costa Times Newspapers / Posted yesterday
SEATTLE -- One night after the A's rallied from a five-run deficit to beat Seattle, the Mariners wiped out a five-run Oakland lead to post a 6-5 win Tuesday at Safeco Field. Nelson Cruz led off the fourth inning with his league-leading 38th home run... Read more
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Daily Herald
Jackson's 2-run single gives Mariners 6-5 win over A'sSEATTLE -- Austin Jackson's bases-loaded, two-run single in the fifth inning ca
Jackson's 2-run single gives Mariners 6-5 win over A's
Daily Herald / Posted yesterday
SEATTLE -- Austin Jackson's bases-loaded, two-run single in the fifth inning capped Seattle's comeback from a five-run deficit and led the Mariners a 6-5 victory over the Oakland Athletics on Tuesday night. Down 5-0 entering the fourth inning,... Read more
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The Fremont Argus
Mariners turn tables on A'sSEATTLE -- One night after the A's rallied from a five-run deficit to beat Seat
Mariners turn tables on A's
The Fremont Argus / Posted yesterday
SEATTLE -- One night after the A's rallied from a five-run deficit to beat Seattle, the Mariners wiped out a five-run Oakland lead to post a 6-5 win Tuesday at Safeco Field. Nelson Cruz led off the fourth inning with his league-leading 38th home run... Read more
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Philly.com
Rupp enjoys power surgeRupp, listed at 6-foot-2, 260 pounds, was not necessarily known for his power w
Rupp enjoys power surge
Philly.com / Posted yesterday
Rupp, listed at 6-foot-2, 260 pounds, was not necessarily known for his power when he was coming up through the Phillies system. His highest season total came in 2013, when he hit 14 between double-A Reading and triple-A Lehigh Valley. He hit 10 with... Read more
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Los Angeles Dodgers
Mets set team record with eight HRs vs. Phils"I guess I said it when Cespedes hit his home run, you look at each other and j
Mets set team record with eight HRs vs. Phils
Los Angeles Dodgers / Posted 2 days ago
"I guess I said it when Cespedes hit his home run, you look at each other and just go, 'Wow,'" manager Terry Collins said. "The power has all of a sudden kicked in. People you're not expecting it from are doing it. And of course as we've come to... Read more
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Baltimore Orioles
Mets set team record with eight HRs vs. Phils"I guess I said it when Cespedes hit his home run, you look at each other and j
Mets set team record with eight HRs vs. Phils
Baltimore Orioles / Posted 2 days ago
"I guess I said it when Cespedes hit his home run, you look at each other and just go, 'Wow,'" manager Terry Collins said. "The power has all of a sudden kicked in. People you're not expecting it from are doing it. And of course as we've come to... Read more
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Philadelphia Phillies
Mets set team record with eight HRs vs. Phils"I guess I said it when Cespedes hit his home run, you look at each other and j
Mets set team record with eight HRs vs. Phils
Philadelphia Phillies / Posted 2 days ago
"I guess I said it when Cespedes hit his home run, you look at each other and just go, 'Wow,'" manager Terry Collins said. "The power has all of a sudden kicked in. People you're not expecting it from are doing it. And of course as we've come to... Read more
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Cincinnati Reds
Mets set team record with eight HRs vs. Phils"I guess I said it when Cespedes hit his home run, you look at each other and j
Mets set team record with eight HRs vs. Phils
Cincinnati Reds / Posted 2 days ago
"I guess I said it when Cespedes hit his home run, you look at each other and just go, 'Wow,'" manager Terry Collins said. "The power has all of a sudden kicked in. People you're not expecting it from are doing it. And of course as we've come to... Read more
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New York Mets
Mets set team record with eight HRs vs. Phils"I guess I said it when Cespedes hit his home run, you look at each other and j
Mets set team record with eight HRs vs. Phils
New York Mets / Posted 2 days ago
"I guess I said it when Cespedes hit his home run, you look at each other and just go, 'Wow,'" manager Terry Collins said. "The power has all of a sudden kicked in. People you're not expecting it from are doing it. And of course as we've come to... Read more
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Chicago Cubs
Mets set team record with eight HRs vs. Phils"I guess I said it when Cespedes hit his home run, you look at each other and j
Mets set team record with eight HRs vs. Phils
Chicago Cubs / Posted 2 days ago
"I guess I said it when Cespedes hit his home run, you look at each other and just go, 'Wow,'" manager Terry Collins said. "The power has all of a sudden kicked in. People you're not expecting it from are doing it. And of course as we've come to... Read more
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New York Yankees
Mets set team record with eight HRs vs. Phils"I guess I said it when Cespedes hit his home run, you look at each other and j
Mets set team record with eight HRs vs. Phils
New York Yankees / Posted 2 days ago
"I guess I said it when Cespedes hit his home run, you look at each other and just go, 'Wow,'" manager Terry Collins said. "The power has all of a sudden kicked in. People you're not expecting it from are doing it. And of course as we've come to... Read more
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San Diego Padres
Mets set team record with eight HRs vs. Phils"I guess I said it when Cespedes hit his home run, you look at each other and j
Mets set team record with eight HRs vs. Phils
San Diego Padres / Posted 2 days ago
"I guess I said it when Cespedes hit his home run, you look at each other and just go, 'Wow,'" manager Terry Collins said. "The power has all of a sudden kicked in. People you're not expecting it from are doing it. And of course as we've come to... Read more
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Texas Rangers
Mets set team record with eight HRs vs. Phils"I guess I said it when Cespedes hit his home run, you look at each other and j
Mets set team record with eight HRs vs. Phils
Texas Rangers / Posted 2 days ago
"I guess I said it when Cespedes hit his home run, you look at each other and just go, 'Wow,'" manager Terry Collins said. "The power has all of a sudden kicked in. People you're not expecting it from are doing it. And of course as we've come to... Read more
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Pittsburgh Pirates
Mets set team record with eight HRs vs. Phils"I guess I said it when Cespedes hit his home run, you look at each other and j
Mets set team record with eight HRs vs. Phils
Pittsburgh Pirates / Posted 2 days ago
"I guess I said it when Cespedes hit his home run, you look at each other and just go, 'Wow,'" manager Terry Collins said. "The power has all of a sudden kicked in. People you're not expecting it from are doing it. And of course as we've come to... Read more
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Washington Nationals
Mets set team record with eight HRs vs. Phils"I guess I said it when Cespedes hit his home run, you look at each other and j
Mets set team record with eight HRs vs. Phils
Washington Nationals / Posted 2 days ago
"I guess I said it when Cespedes hit his home run, you look at each other and just go, 'Wow,'" manager Terry Collins said. "The power has all of a sudden kicked in. People you're not expecting it from are doing it. And of course as we've come to... Read more
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San Francisco Giants
Mets set team record with eight HRs vs. Phils"I guess I said it when Cespedes hit his home run, you look at each other and j
Mets set team record with eight HRs vs. Phils
San Francisco Giants / Posted 2 days ago
"I guess I said it when Cespedes hit his home run, you look at each other and just go, 'Wow,'" manager Terry Collins said. "The power has all of a sudden kicked in. People you're not expecting it from are doing it. And of course as we've come to... Read more
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Minnesota Twins
Mets set team record with eight HRs vs. Phils"I guess I said it when Cespedes hit his home run, you look at each other and j
Mets set team record with eight HRs vs. Phils
Minnesota Twins / Posted 2 days ago
"I guess I said it when Cespedes hit his home run, you look at each other and just go, 'Wow,'" manager Terry Collins said. "The power has all of a sudden kicked in. People you're not expecting it from are doing it. And of course as we've come to... Read more
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Houston Astros
Fiers Named American League Player of the WeekPrior to Fiers, the Astros last no-hitter was a six-pitcher combined effort on
Fiers Named American League Player of the Week
Houston Astros / Posted 3 days ago
Prior to Fiers, the Astros last no-hitter was a six-pitcher combined effort on June 11, 2003 at NYY, tossed by right-handed pitcher Roy Oswalt, right-handed pitcher Pete Munro, right-handed pitcher Kirk Saarloos, right-handed pitcher Brad Lidge,... Read more
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KBTX 3 Bryan/College Station
Mike Fiers Named American League Player of the WeekHOUSTON, TX - Major League Baseball announced this afternoon that Houston Astr
Mike Fiers Named American League Player of the Week
KBTX 3 Bryan/College Station / Posted 3 days ago
HOUSTON, TX - Major League Baseball announced this afternoon that Houston Astros right-handed pitcher Mike Fiers has been named the American League Player of the Week for the week of Aug. 17-23. This marks Fiers’ first career Player of the Week... Read more
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Denver Post
Mets sweep Rockies, Colorado now owns worst record in MLBCarlos Gonzalez sat in front of his locker late Sunday afternoon, packing gear
Mets sweep Rockies, Colorado now owns worst record in MLB
Denver Post / Posted 3 days ago
Carlos Gonzalez sat in front of his locker late Sunday afternoon, packing gear for the Rockies' upcoming six-game road trip. It begins Monday night in Atlanta before continuing in Pittsburgh. There is some heavy baggage that CarGo would rather not... Read more
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Los Angeles Times
MLS develops a buzz with international influx of talentSoccer may be the world's game, but for much of Major League Soccer's existence
MLS develops a buzz with international influx of talent
Los Angeles Times / Posted 4 days ago
Soccer may be the world's game, but for much of Major League Soccer's existence, the world only rarely penetrated the U.S. borders, leaving the country's top league a primarily domestic one. That isolationism is gone now, swept aside by a vigorous... Read more
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Rutland Herald
Yankees retire Posada’s No. 20 in Monument Park From left, former New York Yankees players Bernie Williams, Mariano Rivera, A
Yankees retire Posada’s No. 20 in Monument Park
Rutland Herald / Posted 4 days ago
From left, former New York Yankees players Bernie Williams, Mariano Rivera, Andy Pettitte and Derek Jeter react with Jorge Posada after a plaque in his honor for Monument Park was unveiled during a... Read more
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Orange County Register
Bats still quiet for the DodgersHOUSTON – The Dodgers had made 30 consecutive outs on two consecutive nights ag
Bats still quiet for the Dodgers
Orange County Register / Posted 4 days ago
HOUSTON – The Dodgers had made 30 consecutive outs on two consecutive nights against the Astros, without even one baserunner. Finally, leading off Saturday’s fourth inning, Jimmy Rollins came through with a hit into the left-center gap. Seeking his... Read more
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Orange County Register
Astros 3, Dodgers 1HOUSTON —The Dodgers had made 30 consecutive outs on two consecutive nights aga
Astros 3, Dodgers 1
Orange County Register / Posted 4 days ago
HOUSTON —The Dodgers had made 30 consecutive outs on two consecutive nights against the Astros. Finally, leading off Saturday’s fourth inning, Jimmy Rollins came through with a hit into the last-center gap. Seeking his 500th career double, Rollins... Read more
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Sportsnet.ca
Yankees retire Posada's No. 20 in Monument ParkNEW YORK — The Yankees most recent championship teams were built around a group
Yankees retire Posada's No. 20 in Monument Park
Sportsnet.ca / Posted 5 days ago
NEW YORK — The Yankees most recent championship teams were built around a group of players that came to be known as the “Core Four.” There was the suave leader Derek Jeter, the homespun starter Andy Pettitte and the classy closer Mariano... Read more
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Boston Herald
Yankees retire Posada's No. 20 in Monument ParkNEW YORK — The Yankees most recent championship teams were built around a group
Yankees retire Posada's No. 20 in Monument Park
Boston Herald / Posted 5 days ago
NEW YORK — The Yankees most recent championship teams were built around a group of players that came to be known as the "Core Four." There was the suave leader Derek Jeter, the homespun starter Andy Pettitte and the classy closer Mariano... Read more
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Daily Herald
Yankees retire Posada's No. 20 in Monument ParkNEW YORK -- The Yankees most recent championship teams were built around a grou
Yankees retire Posada's No. 20 in Monument Park
Daily Herald / Posted 5 days ago
NEW YORK -- The Yankees most recent championship teams were built around a group of players that came to be known as the "Core Four." There was the suave leader Derek Jeter, the homespun starter Andy Pettitte and the classy closer Mariano Rivera. He... Read more
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Kingston Daily Freeman
Yankees retire Jorge Posada’s No. 20 in Monument ParkNEW YORK >> The Yankees most recent championship teams were built around a grou
Yankees retire Jorge Posada’s No. 20 in Monument Park
Kingston Daily Freeman / Posted 5 days ago
NEW YORK >> The Yankees most recent championship teams were built around a group of players that came to be known as the “Core Four.” There was the suave leader Derek Jeter, the homespun starter Andy Pettitte and the classy closer Mariano... Read more
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Covers.com
Arrieta's numbers with Cubs hard to ignore -CHICAGO -- Jake Arrieta brushed off talk about being a potential Cy Young Award
Arrieta's numbers with Cubs hard to ignore -
Covers.com / Posted 5 days ago
CHICAGO -- Jake Arrieta brushed off talk about being a potential Cy Young Award candidate after winning his major league-leading 15th victory Thursday. "I'm not worried about it," Arrieta said. But the numbers produced by the 29-year-old veteran... Read more
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SportingNews
MLB scores, highlights: Chris Archer, Alfredo Simon hurl one-hit shutoutsEach night we'll provide you with the nine top story lines from the day's actio
MLB scores, highlights: Chris Archer, Alfredo Simon hurl one-hit shutouts
SportingNews / Posted 6 days ago
Each night we'll provide you with the nine top story lines from the day's action, beginning with the stars of the day, and look ahead to the next day's matchups. After getting shelled by the Rangers for seven earned runs in his last outing, Rays ace... Read more
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The Register NorthJersey.com
Teix feeling betterNEW YORK — First baseman Mark Teixeira is still hobbled by a deep bone bruise t
Teix feeling better
The Register NorthJersey.com / Posted 6 days ago
NEW YORK — First baseman Mark Teixeira is still hobbled by a deep bone bruise to his right shin, though manager Joe Girardi reported improvement in his cleanup hitter’s condition. "[He’s] not in the lineup yet, but he’s better," Girardi said. "I was... Read more
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The Oakland Press
Scoring change keeps fielding record flawless for Tigers’ James McCannDETROIT >> James McCann’s record is still unblemished. The one flaw against hi
Scoring change keeps fielding record flawless for Tigers’ James McCann
The Oakland Press / Posted 7 days ago
DETROIT >> James McCann’s record is still unblemished. The one flaw against his record — a passed ball in the ninth inning of Tuesday night’s win over the Cubs — has been erased. In discussion between Elias Sports Bureau and the Cubs’ official... Read more
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Chicago Tribune
Cubs starters coming up way short looming as potential big issueThe health of the Cubs' starting rotation isn't a major concern for manager Joe
Cubs starters coming up way short looming as potential big issue
Chicago Tribune / Posted 7 days ago
The health of the Cubs' starting rotation isn't a major concern for manager Joe Maddon. But endurance lurks as a growing concern as the Cubs try to get to Sept. 1 in reasonable shape before 25-man rosters can be expanded. The lack of quality starts... Read more
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Bleacher Report
The Evolution of Sale's 'Condor' MechanicsANAHEIM, Calif. — Before long, Chris Sale is eminently capable of doing at leas
The Evolution of Sale's 'Condor' Mechanics
Bleacher Report / Posted 8 days ago
ANAHEIM, Calif. — Before long, Chris Sale is eminently capable of doing at least two things (and, probably, much, much more). Winning his first American League Cy Young Award. He's finished in the top six in each of the past three seasons, including... Read more
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Baltimore Sun
Orioles notebook: Matt Wieters returns from hamstring injuryOrioles catcher Matt Wieters said Tuesday that he needed to make sure he could
Orioles notebook: Matt Wieters returns from hamstring injury
Baltimore Sun / Posted 8 days ago
Orioles catcher Matt Wieters said Tuesday that he needed to make sure he could run, or get "to a fast jog" before rejoining the starting lineup. Wieters tested his strained right hamstring Monday by running the bases and felt no discomfort when he... Read more
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Bleacher Report
Cubs Window Opening Right Before Our Eyes1. Cubs Fever: Catch It So, who starts Game 1, Jon Lester or Jake Arrieta? It
Cubs Window Opening Right Before Our Eyes
Bleacher Report / Posted 9 days ago
1. Cubs Fever: Catch It So, who starts Game 1, Jon Lester or Jake Arrieta? It's got to be Arrieta, now 10-2 with a 2.08 ERA over his past 15 starts. Right? OK, so maybe we're getting ahead of ourselves. First, the Chicago Cubs must win the... Read more
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The Register NorthJersey.com
Back in the BronxWelcome home A 10-game homestand kicks off tonight, with CC Sabathia, Nathan E
Back in the Bronx
The Register NorthJersey.com / Posted 10 days ago
Welcome home A 10-game homestand kicks off tonight, with CC Sabathia, Nathan Eovaldi and Ivan Nova as the scheduled starters in the opening three-game series against Minnesota. Nova still has a bandage on his right ring finger but said he's much... Read more
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The Register NorthJersey.com
Yankees lose to Blue Jays, 3-1TORONTO – The open roof at Rogers Centre became a hazard for the Yankees on Sun
Yankees lose to Blue Jays, 3-1
The Register NorthJersey.com / Posted 11 days ago
TORONTO – The open roof at Rogers Centre became a hazard for the Yankees on Sunday afternoon, when right fielder Carlos Beltran lost an easy fly ball in the sun. What should have been the third out of the third inning became a tainted double for... Read more
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Boston Herald
Fast companyWith Ichiro Suzuki of the Miami Marlins unofficially tying Ty Cobb’s record of
Fast company
Boston Herald / Posted 11 days ago
With Ichiro Suzuki of the Miami Marlins unofficially tying Ty Cobb’s record of 4,191 career hits (1,278 in Japan, 2,913 in MLB) on Friday night, he was also continuing to use his legs to motor into exclusive company. With 496 career stolen bases... Read more
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Boston Herald
What a turnaround for Jackie Bradley Jr.Looking back, the lowest point must have been the final two months of last seas
What a turnaround for Jackie Bradley Jr.
Boston Herald / Posted 11 days ago
Looking back, the lowest point must have been the final two months of last season. Jackie Bradley Jr. was barely batting .200, with the worst OPS of any hitter in the majors, when he got sent back to Triple A in mid-August. And once he returned in... Read more
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Boston Herald
Something to shout aboutIn the midst of his run toward 500 career home runs, Red Sox designated hitter
Something to shout about
Boston Herald / Posted 11 days ago
In the midst of his run toward 500 career home runs, Red Sox designated hitter David Ortiz is also separating himself from the pack in terms of continuous single-season production. When he tallied his 20th double of the season last week, Ortiz became... Read more
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