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  1. Pirates claim pitcher Wirfin Obispo off of waivers from the Braves

    Jun 1, 2014, 10:25 PM EDT

    Wirfin Obispo

    The Pirates added some bullpen depth on Sunday evening by picking up Wirfin Obispo off of waivers from the Braves.

  2. Mark Buehrle the first in 2014 to reach double-digit wins

    Jun 1, 2014, 9:20 PM EDT

    Mark Buehrle

    Mark Buehrle reached double digits in wins on Sunday against the Royals while lowering his ERA to 2.10. He’s been enjoying a very productive season for the Blue Jays.

  3. Nelson Cruz diagnosed with a hand contusion after HBP scare

    Jun 1, 2014, 8:15 PM EDT

    Baltimore Orioles v Houston Astros

    Orioles fans were anxiously awaiting the results of Nelson Cruz’s x-rays after he was hit on the hand with a pitch Sunday afternoon, but he is listed as day-to-day with a hand contusion.

  4. Red Sox to call up Stephen Drew from Triple-A

    Jun 1, 2014, 7:10 PM EDT

    Stephen Drew

    Stephen Drew will make his season debut with the Red Sox on Monday against the Indians.

  5. Mets and Phillies wrapped up their third consecutive extra-inning ballgame against each other

    Jun 1, 2014, 6:05 PM EDT

    Ruben Tejada

    The poor beat writers for the Mets and Phillies have been subjected to so much mediocre baseball between the two clubs lately.

  6. Wilson Ramos drew a five-ball walk on Friday, somehow

    May 31, 2014, 11:45 PM EDT

    Washington Nationals v Arizona Diamondbacks

    Nationals catcher Wilson Ramos captured baseball’s elusive five-ball walk on Friday against the Rangers.

  7. Giants not engaged in active extension talks with Pablo Sandoval

    May 31, 2014, 11:05 PM EDT

    Chicago Cubs v San Francisco Giants

    All’s quiet on the Pablo Sandoval contract extension front.

  8. Ryan Howard becomes the fastest to 1,000 career RBI

    May 31, 2014, 10:25 PM EDT

    Colorado Rockies v Philadelphia Phillies

    It may be 2014, but Ryan Howard was able to reach another offensive milestone on Saturday against the Mets.

  9. Ruben Tejada follows Ben Revere’s lead, homers to end MLB’s longest drought

    May 31, 2014, 9:40 PM EDT

    Ruben Tejada

    Ruben Tejada shocked the baseball world by homering on Saturday against the Phillies.

  10. Nelson Cruz, baseball’s $8 million man, ends May at 20 HR, 52 RBI

    May 31, 2014, 9:00 PM EDT

    Baltimore Orioles v Toronto Blue Jays

    Nelson Cruz has been among baseball’s best hitters through the first two months of the season.

  11. Marcus Stroman dominates Royals, is wowed by Blue Jays’ offense

    May 31, 2014, 8:20 PM EDT

    Marcus Stroman

    Marcus Stroman was impressive in his first big league start on Saturday against the Royals, but he felt that the Blue Jays’ offense was way more impressive.

  12. Orioles end Astros’ seven-game winning streak

    May 31, 2014, 7:40 PM EDT

    The Astros were easily the unlikeliest team to go on a seven-game winning streak. Well, you’ll never guess what happened.

  13. David Price responds to David Ortiz: “This is not a war.”

    May 31, 2014, 6:55 PM EDT

    David Price

    David Ortiz made some stirring comments about David Price to the media after Friday’s game. Price responded on Saturday.

  14. Yankees shut Michael Pineda down due to inflammation in his upper back

    May 31, 2014, 6:05 PM EDT

    Michael Pineda

    Another month, more injury-related news regarding Yankees starter Michael Pineda.

  15. White Sox likely to activate Jose Abreu from the disabled list on Monday

    May 30, 2014, 11:55 PM EDT

    Jose Abreu

    Slugger Jose Abreu is on track to return to the White Sox on Monday.

  16. Nolan Arenado will not need surgery to repair his broken finger

    May 30, 2014, 11:30 PM EDT

    Nolan Arenado

    Rockies third baseman Nolan Arenado won’t need surgery to repair a left mallet finger fracture.

  17. Jose Bautista threw out another runner at first base from right field

    May 30, 2014, 11:05 PM EDT

    Kansas City Royals v Toronto Blue Jays

    One of the rarer plays in baseball, Jose Bautista has made a 9-3 putout in consecutive games.

  18. Marcus Stroman to make first major league start for Blue Jays on Saturday

    May 30, 2014, 10:55 PM EDT

    Marcus Stroman

    After a brief stint in the Blue Jays’ bullpen, Marcus Stroman will make his first big league start on Saturday against the Royals.

  19. Dale Sveum offers his theory on the Royals’ hitting woes

    May 30, 2014, 10:25 PM EDT

    Dale Sveum

    New Royals hitting coach Dale Sveum offers up a theory on the team’s offensive futility.

  20. The Red Sox are four-deep on the manager depth chart against the Rays

    May 30, 2014, 9:37 PM EDT

    John Farrell, Dan BEllion

    There is a lot of bad blood between the Red Sox and Rays. Things boiled over on Friday night.

  21. Report: Cardinals to call up prospect Oscar Taveras

    May 30, 2014, 9:28 PM EDT

    oscar taveras cardinals getty

    At long last, Cardinals prospect Oscar Taveras is on his way to the big leagues.

  22. Should the Dodgers move Hanley Ramirez to third base?

    May 30, 2014, 8:40 PM EDT

    Los Angeles Dodgers v New York Mets

    ESPN’s Dodgers beat writer Mark Saxon suggests the team should shift Hanley Ramirez from shortstop to third base.

  23. Ryan Zimmerman could be back with the Nationals by Tuesday

    May 30, 2014, 7:45 PM EDT

    Miami Marlins v Washington Nationals

    Ryan Zimmerman could be back in the Nationals’ starting lineup as soon as Tuesday.

  24. Pirates place Wandy Rodriguez on unconditional release waivers

    May 30, 2014, 6:45 PM EDT

    Wandy Rodriguez

    After designating him for assignment last week, the Pirates placed Wandy Rodriguez on unconditional release waivers on Friday.

  25. Matt Cain will not start on Saturday against the Cardinals

    May 30, 2014, 6:05 PM EDT

    Miami Marlins v San Francisco Giants

    The Giants hoped Matt Cain would feel well enough to start on Saturday against the Cardinals, but the team scratched him due to lingering discomfort in his hamstring. Yusmeiro Petit will start in his place.

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