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The Chronicle-Telegram
Francona confirms he has opt-out clause, says he won't use as leverageCLEVELAND — Manager Terry Francona confirmed that he has an opt-out clause in h
Francona confirms he has opt-out clause, says he won't use as leverage
The Chronicle-Telegram / Posted 18 hours ago
CLEVELAND — Manager Terry Francona confirmed that he has an opt-out clause in his contract with the Indians should team president Mark Shapiro leave the organization. But Francona said Friday that he doesn’t plan on using it anytime soon, despite... Read more
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Bleacher Report
Griffey Jr. Recreates '89 Rookie CardSeattle native Macklemore just gave Seattle Mariners fans—and all baseball fans
Griffey Jr. Recreates '89 Rookie Card
Bleacher Report / Posted yesterday
Seattle native Macklemore just gave Seattle Mariners fans—and all baseball fans—a huge dose of nostalgia. For their "Downtown" music video, Macklemore and Ryan Lewis got retired slugger Ken Griffey Jr. to recreate his 1989 rookie card photo.... Read more
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CBS Sports
Upper Deck '89 Ken Griffey Jr. makes cameo in new Macklemore videoKen Griffey Jr. made a cameo in Macklemore's new video. (YouTube screen grab)
Upper Deck '89 Ken Griffey Jr. makes cameo in new Macklemore video
CBS Sports / Posted yesterday
Ken Griffey Jr. made a cameo in Macklemore's new video. (YouTube screen grab) As you may or may not know, rapper Macklemore is from Seattle and is damn proud of his hometown Mariners. He wrote a tribute to the late, great announcer Dave Niehaus a... Read more
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Baller Status
Ken Griffey Jr. Recreates 1989 Rookie Card In Macklemore VideoIf you enjoyed Macklemore's video for his new single "Downtown" this week, then
Ken Griffey Jr. Recreates 1989 Rookie Card In Macklemore Video
Baller Status / Posted yesterday
If you enjoyed Macklemore's video for his new single "Downtown" this week, then you probably noticed a few cameos... including one for Ken Griffey Jr. The retired pro-baseball star was enlisted by the Seattle rapper to recreate his once-red hot 1989... Read more
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New England Sports Network
Macklemore's New Music Video Stars Ken Griffey Jr. In Old Mariners GearMacklemore’s new music video — and really, the song itself — is weird. However,
Macklemore's New Music Video Stars Ken Griffey Jr. In Old Mariners Gear
New England Sports Network / Posted yesterday
Macklemore’s new music video — and really, the song itself — is weird. However, there’s one familiar face baseball fans will love to see. Seattle Mariners great Ken Griffey Jr. makes a cameo in the video for the song “Downtown,” which again, is... Read more
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SportingNews
Ken Griffey Jr. dressed up as his 1989 rookie card in Macklemore's 'Downtown' videoKen Griffey Jr. was born in Pennsylvania and went to high school in Cincinnati.
Ken Griffey Jr. dressed up as his 1989 rookie card in Macklemore's 'Downtown' video
SportingNews / Posted yesterday
Ken Griffey Jr. was born in Pennsylvania and went to high school in Cincinnati. However, the future Hall-of-Fame slugger puts on for Seattle. That's how it is when you play 13 of your nearly 20 years in baseball for the Mariners, belting the... Read more
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Statesboro Herald
My Take: Life lessons more valuable than trophiesNFL linebacker James Harrison caused a frenzy in the social media universe rece
My Take: Life lessons more valuable than trophies
Statesboro Herald / Posted 2 days ago
NFL linebacker James Harrison caused a frenzy in the social media universe recently with his instagram post about his children’s participation trophies. The 2008 NFL defensive player of the year posted to his instagram account Saturday that he would... Read more
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WGN TV Chicago
White Sox Game Notes For Friday @ Seattle* The White Sox are 30-11 (.732) versus the Mariners since 2010, the highest wi
White Sox Game Notes For Friday @ Seattle
WGN TV Chicago / Posted 8 days ago
* The White Sox are 30-11 (.732) versus the Mariners since 2010, the highest win percentage by any team versus any single opponent over that span (minimum 30 games). Over the 41 games, Chicago outscored Seattle by about 1.5 runs per game... Read more
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Boston Herald
Edgar Martinez backs David Ortiz for Hall of FameDesignated hitters don’t get much love from Hall of Fame voters, so they have t
Edgar Martinez backs David Ortiz for Hall of Fame
Boston Herald / Posted 12 days ago
Designated hitters don’t get much love from Hall of Fame voters, so they have to stand up for each other. In that spirit, Edgar Martinez needs to get something off his chest. “No doubt,” the Seattle Mariners hitting coach said yesterday, “(David)... Read more
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Boston Herald
Edgar backs Papi for Hall of FameDesignated hitters don’t get much love from Hall of Fame voters, so they have t
Edgar backs Papi for Hall of Fame
Boston Herald / Posted 12 days ago
Designated hitters don’t get much love from Hall of Fame voters, so they have to stand up for each other. In that spirit, Edgar Martinez needs to get something off his chest. “No doubt,” the Seattle Mariners hitting coach said yesterday, “(David)... Read more
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Northeast Mississippi Daily Journal
MLB star Dozier still 'everybody’s BD’ in his hometownFulton’s B.J. Johnson, left, and Mickey Russell have fond memories of Brian Doz
MLB star Dozier still 'everybody’s BD’ in his hometown
Northeast Mississippi Daily Journal / Posted 13 days ago
Fulton’s B.J. Johnson, left, and Mickey Russell have fond memories of Brian Dozier. DAILY JOURNAL FULTON – Lynette Weatherford could not hold back a smile when asked about Brian Dozier. The Minnesota Twins second baseman may as well be one of her... Read more
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Bleacher Report
Your Favorite Old-School Athletes: Then and NowOK, we all know Michael Jordan owns the Charlotte Hornets, but what is Oscar Ro
Your Favorite Old-School Athletes: Then and Now
Bleacher Report / Posted 15 days ago
OK, we all know Michael Jordan owns the Charlotte Hornets, but what is Oscar Robertson up to these days? Here are a few of your favorite old-school athletes, then and now. You might be wondering what exactly "old school" refers to. For today's... Read more
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CBS Sports
AL MVP Watch: It's Mike Trout, Josh Donaldson and the restWe're getting up on the homestretch of the 2015 major-league season, so let's t
AL MVP Watch: It's Mike Trout, Josh Donaldson and the rest
CBS Sports / Posted 16 days ago
We're getting up on the homestretch of the 2015 major-league season, so let's take a look at where some of the postseason hardware appears headed at this moment. We've done the Manager of the Year awards for the American League and National, looked... Read more
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CBS Baltimore
Orioles Open Series With Mariners In Seattle(AP) — The seesaw of wins and losses has to end at some point for the Baltimore
Orioles Open Series With Mariners In Seattle
CBS Baltimore / Posted 18 days ago
(AP) — The seesaw of wins and losses has to end at some point for the Baltimore Orioles. Eyeing a postseason push, the Orioles have traded victories and defeats through the first eight games of August. Baltimore looks to shake off its most recent... Read more
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Warren Times Observer
LEADING OFF: Cruz cruisin', Mets home, Nats begin tough tripA look at what's happening all around the major leagues today: CRUZIN' AND BRU
LEADING OFF: Cruz cruisin', Mets home, Nats begin tough trip
Warren Times Observer / Posted 19 days ago
A look at what's happening all around the major leagues today: CRUZIN' AND BRUISIN' Mariners slugger Nelson Cruz has a 19-game hitting streak, tying the longest of his career. He's batting .422 with 11 home runs, six doubles and 15 RBIs during the... Read more
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KTVN Reno
Cruz cruisin', Mets home, Nats begin tough tripA look at what's happening all around the major leagues today: CRUZIN' AND BRU
Cruz cruisin', Mets home, Nats begin tough trip
KTVN Reno / Posted 19 days ago
A look at what's happening all around the major leagues today: CRUZIN' AND BRUISIN' Mariners slugger Nelson Cruz has a 19-game hitting streak, tying the longest of his career. He's batting .422 with 11 home runs, six doubles and 15 RBIs during the... Read more
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Salon.com
Cruz cruisin’, Mets home, Nats begin tough tripA look at what’s happening all around the major leagues today: CRUZIN’ AND BRU
Cruz cruisin’, Mets home, Nats begin tough trip
Salon.com / Posted 19 days ago
A look at what’s happening all around the major leagues today: CRUZIN’ AND BRUISIN’ Mariners slugger Nelson Cruz has a 19-game hitting streak, tying the longest of his career. He’s batting .422 with 11 home runs, six doubles and 15 RBIs during the... Read more
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ABC 7 Gulfshore News
Cruz cruisin', Mets home, Nats begin tough tripA look at what's happening all around the major leagues today: CRUZIN' AND BRU
Cruz cruisin', Mets home, Nats begin tough trip
ABC 7 Gulfshore News / Posted 19 days ago
A look at what's happening all around the major leagues today: CRUZIN' AND BRUISIN' Mariners slugger Nelson Cruz has a 19-game hitting streak, tying the longest of his career. He's batting .422 with 11 home runs, six doubles and 15 RBIs during the... Read more
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The Longview News-Journal
Cruz, Hernandez boost Mariners over Rangers, 4-2SEATTLE — For all the success Nelson Cruz has enjoyed during his career, the Se
Cruz, Hernandez boost Mariners over Rangers, 4-2
The Longview News-Journal / Posted 19 days ago
SEATTLE — For all the success Nelson Cruz has enjoyed during his career, the Seattle slugger can't ever remember a streak like this. Cruz hit his 33rd home run and Felix Hernandez earned his 14th win Sunday, leading the Mariners over the Texas... Read more
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KXII Sherman
Cruz's bat, Hernandez's arm boost Mariners over RangersStreaking Nelson Cruz hit his 33rd home run and Felix Hernandez earned his 14th
Cruz's bat, Hernandez's arm boost Mariners over Rangers
KXII Sherman / Posted 19 days ago
Streaking Nelson Cruz hit his 33rd home run and Felix Hernandez earned his 14th win Sunday, leading the Seattle Mariners over the Texas Rangers 4-2. Cruz tied Angels star Mike Trout for most homers in the majors this season. Hernandez (14-6) is tied... Read more
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Daily Herald
Cruz cruisin', Mets home, Nats begin tough tripA look at what's happening all around the major leagues Monday: Mariners slugg
Cruz cruisin', Mets home, Nats begin tough trip
Daily Herald / Posted 19 days ago
A look at what's happening all around the major leagues Monday: Mariners slugger Nelson Cruz has a 19-game hitting streak, tying the longest of his career. He's batting .422 with 11 home runs, six doubles and 15 RBIs during the string. Cruz has hit... Read more
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CBS Dallas - Fort Worth
Cruz's Bat, Hernandez's Arm Boost Mariners Over RangersSEATTLE (AP) — For all the success Nelson Cruz has enjoyed during his career, t
Cruz's Bat, Hernandez's Arm Boost Mariners Over Rangers
CBS Dallas - Fort Worth / Posted 19 days ago
SEATTLE (AP) — For all the success Nelson Cruz has enjoyed during his career, the Seattle slugger can’t ever remember a streak like this. Cruz hit his 33rd home run and Felix Hernandez earned his 14th win Sunday, leading the Mariners over the Texas... Read more
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The Columbian
Cruz's bat, Hernandez's arm boost MarinersSEATTLE — Streaking Nelson Cruz hit his 33rd home run and Felix Hernandez earne
Cruz's bat, Hernandez's arm boost Mariners
The Columbian / Posted 19 days ago
SEATTLE — Streaking Nelson Cruz hit his 33rd home run and Felix Hernandez earned his 14th win Sunday, leading the Seattle Mariners over the Texas Rangers 4-2. Cruz tied Angels star Mike Trout for most homers in the majors this season. Hernandez... Read more
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FOX 4 News
Cruz's bat, Hernandez's arm boost Mariners over RangersSEATTLE (AP) -- Streaking Nelson Cruz hit his 33rd home run and Felix Hernandez
Cruz's bat, Hernandez's arm boost Mariners over Rangers
FOX 4 News / Posted 19 days ago
SEATTLE (AP) -- Streaking Nelson Cruz hit his 33rd home run and Felix Hernandez earned his 14th win Sunday, leading the Seattle Mariners over the Texas Rangers 4-2. Cruz tied Angels star Mike Trout for most homers in the majors this season.... Read more
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KHQ Spokane
Cruz's Bat, Hernandez's Arm Boost Mariners Over RangersSEATTLE (AP) -- Streaking Nelson Cruz hit his 33rd home run and Felix Hernandez
Cruz's Bat, Hernandez's Arm Boost Mariners Over Rangers
KHQ Spokane / Posted 19 days ago
SEATTLE (AP) -- Streaking Nelson Cruz hit his 33rd home run and Felix Hernandez earned his 14th win Sunday, leading the Seattle Mariners over the Texas Rangers 4-2. Cruz tied Angels star Mike Trout for most homers in the majors this season.... Read more
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KOMO Seattle
Cruz's bat, Hernandez's arm boost M's over Rangers SEATTLE (AP) — Streaking Nelson Cruz hit his 33rd home run and Felix Hernande
Cruz's bat, Hernandez's arm boost M's over Rangers
KOMO Seattle / Posted 19 days ago
SEATTLE (AP) — Streaking Nelson Cruz hit his 33rd home run and Felix Hernandez earned his 14th win Sunday, leading the Seattle Mariners over the Texas Rangers 4-2. Cruz tied Angels star Mike Trout... Read more
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KOMO Seattle
Longtime pitcher Jamie Moyer honored by Mariners SEATTLE (AP) — When Jamie Moyer thinks about Seattle, roots are what come to
Longtime pitcher Jamie Moyer honored by Mariners
KOMO Seattle / Posted 19 days ago
SEATTLE (AP) — When Jamie Moyer thinks about Seattle, roots are what come to mind. It may be the place where Moyer had the most success as a major league pitcher. But his affinity for Seattle goes... Read more
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Arkansas Democrat-Gazette
Trout's numbers keep skyrocketingANAHEIM, Calif.-- It speaks clearly to just how good Mike Trout is that Albert
Trout's numbers keep skyrocketing
Arkansas Democrat-Gazette / Posted 20 days ago
ANAHEIM, Calif.-- It speaks clearly to just how good Mike Trout is that Albert Pujols is getting asked to talk about him. And Pujols is doing so happily, even eagerly. Trout's first at-bat Friday night for the Angels against the Baltimore Orioles... Read more
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Altoona Mirror
At the top of his game: Event Hall of Fame drafts PSU's PuntBernard Punt has faced some odd circumstances - and requests - in handling more
At the top of his game: Event Hall of Fame drafts PSU's Punt
Altoona Mirror / Posted 20 days ago
Bernard Punt has faced some odd circumstances - and requests - in handling more than 600 performances at the Bryce Jordan Center in his 18 years as director of marketing and sales. It hasn't always been a walk in the park. "There are great moments... Read more
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Boston Herald
Mariners unravel in 11th inning, lose 11-3 to RangersSEATTLE — In the bottom of the 10th, the Seattle Mariners were in prime positio
Mariners unravel in 11th inning, lose 11-3 to Rangers
Boston Herald / Posted 20 days ago
SEATTLE — In the bottom of the 10th, the Seattle Mariners were in prime position to pull off their ninth extra-inning win of the season. One inning later they found themselves on the wrong side of a lopsided score. Jesus Montero struck out with the... Read more
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ESPN
Mike Trout of Los Angeles Angels homers on his birthday for the 3rd timeEditor's Picks Mike Trout celebrated his 24th birthday by hitting his major le
Mike Trout of Los Angeles Angels homers on his birthday for the 3rd time
ESPN / Posted 20 days ago
Editor's Picks Mike Trout celebrated his 24th birthday by hitting his major league-leading 33rd home run in the Angels' 8-4 victory over the Orioles. Angels fans serenaded Trout with a chorus of "Happy Birthday" in the top of the first inning, and... Read more
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CBS Sports
Albert Pujols cracks egg atop Mike Trout's head in birthday ceremonyLos Angeles Angels star Mike Trout celebrated his 24th birthday in a variety of
Albert Pujols cracks egg atop Mike Trout's head in birthday ceremony
CBS Sports / Posted 21 days ago
Los Angeles Angels star Mike Trout celebrated his 24th birthday in a variety of ways Friday. Fans serenaded him with "Happy Birthday" in the top of the first inning. Trout hit a home run in the bottom of the first against the Orioles, going deep for... Read more
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The Mercury News
Trout hits another birthday HR in Angels' 8-4 win over O'sANAHEIM, Calif. (AP) — Mike Trout was thrilled when the fans in the Angel Stadi
Trout hits another birthday HR in Angels' 8-4 win over O's
The Mercury News / Posted 21 days ago
ANAHEIM, Calif. (AP) — Mike Trout was thrilled when the fans in the Angel Stadium outfield seats serenaded him with a birthday song in the first inning. A few minutes later, Trout gave them quite a present. Trout homered on his birthday for the... Read more
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Contra Costa Times Newspapers
Trout hits another birthday HR in Angels' 8-4 win over O'sANAHEIM, Calif. (AP) — Mike Trout was thrilled when the fans in the Angel Stadi
Trout hits another birthday HR in Angels' 8-4 win over O's
Contra Costa Times Newspapers / Posted 21 days ago
ANAHEIM, Calif. (AP) — Mike Trout was thrilled when the fans in the Angel Stadium outfield seats serenaded him with a birthday song in the first inning. A few minutes later, Trout gave them quite a present. Trout homered on his birthday for the... Read more
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The Daily Review
Trout hits another birthday HR in Angels' 8-4 win over O'sANAHEIM, Calif. (AP) — Mike Trout was thrilled when the fans in the Angel Stadi
Trout hits another birthday HR in Angels' 8-4 win over O's
The Daily Review / Posted 21 days ago
ANAHEIM, Calif. (AP) — Mike Trout was thrilled when the fans in the Angel Stadium outfield seats serenaded him with a birthday song in the first inning. A few minutes later, Trout gave them quite a present. Trout homered on his birthday for the... Read more
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CBS Baltimore
Gausman, Orioles Can't Shut Down Trout's Angels In 8-4 LossANAHEIM, Calif. (AP) — Kevin Gausman could hardly be faulted for giving up a ho
Gausman, Orioles Can't Shut Down Trout's Angels In 8-4 Loss
CBS Baltimore / Posted 21 days ago
ANAHEIM, Calif. (AP) — Kevin Gausman could hardly be faulted for giving up a homer to birthday boy Mike Trout. Giving up a two-out, two-strike, two-run double to an Angels catcher batting well below .200 was much less forgivable for Gausman in a... Read more
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CBS Baltimore
Trout Hits Birthday HR, Angels' 8-4 Win Over O'sA few minutes later, Trout gave them quite a present. Trout homered on his bir
Trout Hits Birthday HR, Angels' 8-4 Win Over O's
CBS Baltimore / Posted 21 days ago
A few minutes later, Trout gave them quite a present. Trout homered on his birthday for the third time in his career, and Chris Iannetta delivered a go-ahead, two-run double in the Los Angeles Angels’ 8-4 victory over the Baltimore Orioles on Friday... Read more
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Salon.com
Strasburg back, Price vs Yanks, trading placesA look at what’s happening all around the major leagues today: GOOD TO SEE YOU
Strasburg back, Price vs Yanks, trading places
Salon.com / Posted 21 days ago
A look at what’s happening all around the major leagues today: GOOD TO SEE YOU Nationals right-hander Stephen Strasburg comes off the disabled list to pitch at home against the last-place Rockies. He has been sidelined with an oblique... Read more
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Los Angeles Times
Angels' Mike Trout more than meets expectations as he marks 24th birthdayIt speaks clearly to just how good Mike Trout is that I am asking Albert Pujols
Angels' Mike Trout more than meets expectations as he marks 24th birthday
Los Angeles Times / Posted 21 days ago
It speaks clearly to just how good Mike Trout is that I am asking Albert Pujols to talk about him. And Pujols is doing so happily, even eagerly. Trout's first at-bat Friday night for the Angels against the Baltimore Orioles speaks even more... Read more
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Long Beach Press-Telegram
Gausman, Orioles can't shut down Trout's Angels in 8-4 lossANAHEIM, Calif. (AP) � Kevin Gausman could hardly be faulted for giving up a ho
Gausman, Orioles can't shut down Trout's Angels in 8-4 loss
Long Beach Press-Telegram / Posted 21 days ago
ANAHEIM, Calif. (AP) � Kevin Gausman could hardly be faulted for giving up a homer to birthday boy Mike Trout. Giving up a two-out, two-strike, two-run double to an Angels catcher batting well below .200 was much less forgivable for Gausman in a... Read more
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Daily Herald
Gausman, Orioles can't shut down Trout's Angels in 8-4 lossANAHEIM, Calif. -- Kevin Gausman could hardly be faulted for giving up a homer
Gausman, Orioles can't shut down Trout's Angels in 8-4 loss
Daily Herald / Posted 21 days ago
ANAHEIM, Calif. -- Kevin Gausman could hardly be faulted for giving up a homer to birthday boy Mike Trout. Giving up a two-out, two-strike, two-run double to an Angels catcher batting well below .200 was much less forgivable for Gausman in a rough... Read more
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Boston Herald
Trout hits another birthday HR in Angels' 8-4 win over O'sANAHEIM, Calif. — Mike Trout was thrilled when the fans in the Angel Stadium ou
Trout hits another birthday HR in Angels' 8-4 win over O's
Boston Herald / Posted 21 days ago
ANAHEIM, Calif. — Mike Trout was thrilled when the fans in the Angel Stadium outfield seats serenaded him with a birthday song in the first inning. A few minutes later, Trout gave them quite a present. Trout homered on his birthday for the third... Read more
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The Columbian
Longtime pitcher Jamie Moyer entering Mariners Hall of FameSEATTLE — When Jamie Moyer thinks about Seattle, roots are what come to mind.
Longtime pitcher Jamie Moyer entering Mariners Hall of Fame
The Columbian / Posted 21 days ago
SEATTLE — When Jamie Moyer thinks about Seattle, roots are what come to mind. It may be the place where Moyer had the most success as a major league pitcher. But his affinity for Seattle goes well beyond what he did on the mound for the Mariners for... Read more
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Denver Post
Renck: Von Miller devours lineman, makes Broncos camp look easyVon Miller makes football look too easy. It's not, of course. The sport featur
Renck: Von Miller devours lineman, makes Broncos camp look easy
Denver Post / Posted 21 days ago
Von Miller makes football look too easy. It's not, of course. The sport features offenses with play calls longer than a Shakespearean sonnet. Defenses boast endless disguises, creating mental sandtraps for quarterbacks. Then Miller stands across... Read more
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CBS Sports
Leaderboarding: How birthday boy Mike Trout sizes up through age 23Happy birthday to an incredibly special 24 year-old! I love you now and always!
Leaderboarding: How birthday boy Mike Trout sizes up through age 23
CBS Sports / Posted 22 days ago
Happy birthday to an incredibly special 24 year-old! I love you now and always! Now get a hit tonight! @miketroutpic.twitter.com/6aE05w6Uga Debbie's son has accomplished more through age 23 than most players in the history of baseball. To... Read more
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Los Angeles Times
It has been 20 years since the Angels' biggest collapseIt was 20 years ago this week that Gary DiSarcina, then an All-Star shortstop f
It has been 20 years since the Angels' biggest collapse
Los Angeles Times / Posted 22 days ago
It was 20 years ago this week that Gary DiSarcina, then an All-Star shortstop for the Angels, suffered a torn ligament in his left thumb sliding into second base against the Seattle Mariners, an injury that might have triggered one of baseball's... Read more
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Everett Herald
Analysis: Where do the Mariners go from here? SEATTLE — Roughly one-third of the season remains for the Seattle Mariners. T
Analysis: Where do the Mariners go from here?
Everett Herald / Posted 22 days ago
SEATTLE — Roughly one-third of the season remains for the Seattle Mariners. Time enough, if things fall into place, to be playing meaningful games in late September.And in theory, the Mariners should be... Read more
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NBA.com
Athletic Thompson family reaches new heightsThompson's lone at-bat at U.S. Cellular Field represented a crossroads of MLB a
Athletic Thompson family reaches new heights
NBA.com / Posted 23 days ago
Thompson's lone at-bat at U.S. Cellular Field represented a crossroads of MLB and NBA. Not in his personal showdown against Tampa Bay ace Chris Archer, who dispatched Thompson deftly -- the newbie chasing a 1-2 breaking ball that dropped down and... Read more
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Boston Red Sox
Nelson Cruz continues historic power surgeCruz is the first Major Leaguer with two streaks of five consecutive games with
Nelson Cruz continues historic power surge
Boston Red Sox / Posted 24 days ago
Cruz is the first Major Leaguer with two streaks of five consecutive games with a home run in the same season since Chase Utley in 2008. The only others in the past 45 years were Barry Bonds (2001), Frank Thomas (1994) and Harmon Killebrew... Read more
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Chicago White Sox
Nelson Cruz continues historic power surgeCruz is the first Major Leaguer with two streaks of five consecutive games with
Nelson Cruz continues historic power surge
Chicago White Sox / Posted 24 days ago
Cruz is the first Major Leaguer with two streaks of five consecutive games with a home run in the same season since Chase Utley in 2008. The only others in the past 45 years were Barry Bonds (2001), Frank Thomas (1994) and Harmon Killebrew... Read more
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