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Craig Calcaterra

  1. Major League Baseball announces nominees for the Clemente Award

    Sep 16, 2014, 1:30 PM EDT

    Clemente

    Carlos Beltran won last year. Who gets it this year?

  2. Matt Shoemaker to have an MRI on his rib cage

    Sep 16, 2014, 12:45 PM EDT

    Matt Shoemaker

    The Angels starter pitched well last night, but felt some discomfort at the end of his stint.

  3. Chris Davis helped out at the scene of a car crash

    Sep 16, 2014, 12:16 PM EDT

    chris davis getty

    He has some time on his hands. At least he’s putting it to good use.

  4. The Braves break ground on “SunTrust Park”

    Sep 16, 2014, 11:40 AM EDT

    Braves ballpark

    Man, Waffle House. You really missed the boat here. And now we all have to suffer with this boring, corporate name.

  5. Martin Prado undergoes an emergency appendectomy, likely out for the year

    Sep 16, 2014, 11:25 AM EDT

    Screen Shot 2014-09-16 at 11.12.05 AM

    One of the few dudes who has been hitting for the Yankees is now on the shelf for the year.

  6. David Ortiz: I told you so

    Sep 16, 2014, 11:03 AM EDT

    David Ortiz Getty

    Big Papi took some time yesterday to remind his detractors that, yes, he did deserve that contract extension.

  7. Must-click Link: the challenges Major League Baseball faces in implementing a domestic violence policy

    Sep 16, 2014, 10:10 AM EDT

    Bud Selig

    Ken Rosenthal shows us that the task, however necessary, will not be easy.

  8. A-Rod unlikely to be charged in the Biogenesis case

    Sep 16, 2014, 9:46 AM EDT

    Alex Rodriguez

    To baseball and baseball writers, A-Rod is still Whitey Bulger or Public Enemy Number One. To the cops, he’s just a kid who bought a bag of something.

  9. Marcus Stroman should be suspended for throwing at Caleb Joseph’s head

    Sep 16, 2014, 9:16 AM EDT

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    MLB acts swiftly when someone grabs their crotch. Let’s see how swiftly it acts when a guy goes headhunting.

  10. Jonathan Papelbon’s suspension could possibly save the Phillies $13 million

    Sep 16, 2014, 8:55 AM EDT

    Screen Shot 2014-09-15 at 11.33.53 AM

    With this gesture, Jonathan Papelbon made triggering his 2016 option a tad tricker.

  11. Yasiel Puig, Matt Kemp exchange words in the dugout

    Sep 16, 2014, 8:23 AM EDT

    Puig Kemp

    I have to imagine that spending seven-plus months in close quarters with Yasiel Puig can get on one’s nerves.

  12. And That Happened: Monday’s scores and highlights

    Sep 16, 2014, 6:52 AM EDT

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    The Angels clinch a playoff spot. The Nats and Orioles pull to within one game of clinching their divisions.

  13. Mike Hessman, 15 homers shy of the all-time minor league mark, contemplates his future

    Sep 15, 2014, 4:00 PM EDT

    Mike Hessman

    “Full many a flower is born to blush unseen, And waste its sweetness on the desert air.” — Thomas Gray. Or William Cullen Bryant. I don’t know, I get them mixed up.

  14. Masahiro Tanaka pitches another simulated game

    Sep 15, 2014, 3:30 PM EDT

    masahiro tanaka getty

    Hope he comes back soon so the Yankees have a shot at making the simulated playoffs.

  15. Sandy Alderson, Terry Collins both likely to return next year

    Sep 15, 2014, 3:00 PM EDT

    Terry Collins

    Slow and steady progress and a rebuilding of the farm system looks to be rewarded in Queens.

  16. The Dodgers final six games will be available to anyone with a set of rabbit ears

    Sep 15, 2014, 2:00 PM EDT

    old TV

    A peace offering? A marketing ploy? Who cares, you get your Dodgers for a week, L.A.

  17. Charlie Morton to be activated tomorrow

    Sep 15, 2014, 12:41 PM EDT

    Charlie Morton Getty

    That means Vance Worley moving to the bullpen

  18. Major League Baseball is looking into Jonathan Papelbon’s crotch-grab

    Sep 15, 2014, 11:50 AM EDT

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    Not that anyone particularly wants to look at it.

  19. Marvin Miller Man of the Year Award finalists announced

    Sep 15, 2014, 11:23 AM EDT

    Marvin Miller

    Six finalists — one from each division — were named today and will now be subject for a player vote to determine the winner.

  20. Derek Jeter got a bucket of crabs and a captain’s hat from the Orioles

    Sep 15, 2014, 10:51 AM EDT

    Boog Powell

    If Boog Powell brings you food, you’re living right.

  21. Justin Verlander had a blister yesterday

    Sep 15, 2014, 10:20 AM EDT

    justin verlander getty

    It’s not expected to be an ongoing problem, but then again, not much about Justin Verlander’s year has gone as expected.

  22. What’s wrong with Clayton Kershaw?

    Sep 15, 2014, 9:46 AM EDT

    Clayton Kershaw

    His ERA rose yesterday. It’s now a FULL RUN higher than it was on May 6. Is everything OK with the Dodgers’ ace?

  23. Video: Adam Jones breaks a camera with a foul ball

    Sep 15, 2014, 9:16 AM EDT

    Video camera

    You broke it, you bought it, Jones.

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